Technical Analysis for SCL - Stepan Company

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade C 86.75 -0.21% -0.18
SCL closed down 0.21 percent on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, on 46 percent of normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions. Note that the stock is in oversold territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a bounce should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Down Down
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Cup with Handle Other 0.00%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.00%
NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
NR7-2 Range Contraction 0.00%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.00%
Cup with Handle Other -0.21%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction -0.21%
NR7 Range Contraction -0.21%
Stochastic Reached Oversold Weakness -0.21%
Inside Day Range Contraction -0.21%

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Profile
Stepan Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the production and sale of specialty and intermediate chemicals to manufacturers in various industries worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Surfactants, Polymers, and Specialty Products. The Surfactants segment offers surfactants that are used as principal ingredients in consumer and industrial cleaning products, such as detergents for washing clothes, dishes, carpets, floors, and walls; shampoos, body washes, toothpastes, and fabric softeners; and germicidal quaternary compounds, lubricating ingredients, emulsifiers, plastics and composites, biodiesel, and enhanced oil recovery. The Polymers segment provides polyols that are used in the manufacture of rigid laminate insulation board and panels for thermal insulation in the construction industry, as well as a base raw material for flexible foams, coatings, adhesives, sealants, and elastomers; and phthalic anhydride, which is used in unsaturated polyester resins, alkyd resins, and plasticizers for applications in construction materials, as well as components of automotive, boating, and other consumer products. The Specialty Products segment offers flavors, emulsifiers, and solubilizers that are used in the food and pharmaceutical industries; and a portfolio of nutritional fats for the food, supplement, and nutrition industries. Stepan Company was founded in 1932 and is headquartered in Northfield, Illinois.
Chemistry Food Physical Sciences Consumer Products Materials Plastics Commodity Chemicals Personal Hygiene Products Thermal Insulation Pharmaceutical Industries Intermediate Chemicals Oil Recovery Plasticizer Shampoo Surfactant Industrial Cleaning Products
Is SCL a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 1 bullish, 1 bearish and 3 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 95.32
52 Week Low 69.17
Average Volume 92,845
200-Day Moving Average 85.8146
50-Day Moving Average 88.9752
20-Day Moving Average 89.301
10-Day Moving Average 88.415
Average True Range 2.021
ADX 10.36
+DI 18.7742
-DI 25.4841
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 87.547
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 92.183
Upper Bollinger Band 92.7199
Lower Bollinger Band 85.8821
Percent B (%b) 0.13
BandWidth 7.657025
MACD Line -0.5269
MACD Signal Line -0.1936
MACD Histogram -0.3333
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.95 Billion
Num Shares 22.5 Million
EPS 3.84
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 22.59
Price-to-Sales 0.99
Price-to-Book 2.56
PEG Ratio 4.07
Dividend 0.90
Dividend Yield 1.04%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 88.03
Resistance 3 (R3) 87.96 87.46 87.81
Resistance 2 (R2) 87.46 87.14 87.50 87.74
Resistance 1 (R1) 87.11 86.94 87.29 87.18 87.67
Pivot Point 86.61 86.61 86.70 86.65 86.61
Support 1 (S1) 86.26 86.29 86.44 86.33 85.83
Support 2 (S2) 85.76 86.09 85.80 85.76
Support 3 (S3) 85.41 85.76 85.69
Support 4 (S4) 85.48