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Dividend Yield 1.80
SPCO's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
51% of the 1114 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.81 vs. SPCO: 1.80 )
SPCO' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 1.8

Dividend Payout 0.50
SPCO's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
71% of the 1586 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.83 vs. SPCO: 0.50 )
SPCO' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 0.5

Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.80
SPCO's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1141 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. SPCO: 1.80 )
SPCO' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 1.8

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Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Household & Personal Products
Compare:LRLCY, KMB, RBGPY, EL, UNLRY » details
The Stephan Co. was founded in 1897 and was incorporated in the State of Florida in 1952. The Company is engaged in the manufacture, sale and distribution of hair care and personal care products at both the wholesale and retail level. The Company is comprised of The Stephan Co. and its ten wholly owned operating subsidiaries: Old 97 Company, Williamsport Barber and Beauty Corp., Stephan & Co., Inc., Scientific Research Products, Inc. of Delaware, Sorbie Distributing Corp., Stephan Distributing, Inc., Morris Flamingo-Stephan, Inc., American Manicure, Inc., Lee Stafford Beauty Group, Inc., and Bowman Beauty and Barber Supply, Inc. The Company's two operating segments are: Distributors and Brands. The Distributors segment generally consists of a customer base of distributors that purchase the Company's hair care products and beauty and barber supplies for sale to salons, barbershops and beauty schools. The customer base for its Brands segment is comprised of: mass merchandisers, chain drug stores and supermarkets that sell hair care and other personal care products directly to the end user; and distributors that sell to retailers. Morris Flamingo-Stephan, Inc., located in Danville, Illinois, is a beauty and barber distributor, which markets its products utilizing catalogs published under the Morris Flamingo and Major-Advance brand names. Williamsport Barber and Beauty Corp., located in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, is a mail order beauty and barber supply company. Bowman Beauty and Barber Supply, Inc., located in Wilmington, North Carolina, is mainly a mail order barber and beauty supply company. These subsidiaries comprise the Distributors segments. The Company manufactures and distributes a number of brands at its Florida facilities. It manufactures Image and Sorbie hair care products that are sold mainly through distributors to salons and retail outlets. It also makes Cashmere Bouquet talc, Quinsana Medicated talc, Balm Barr and Stretch Mark creams and lotions, Protein 29 liquid and gel grooming aids, Stiff Stuff and Wildroot hair care products. Additionally, its Frances Denney division markets a full line of cosmetics through retail and mail order channels. The Company manufactures shampoos, hair treatments, after-shave lotion, dandruff lotion, hair conditioners and hair spray under the brand name 'STEPHAN'S.' It manufactures and markets LeKair and New Era for the African American market. It makes and sells OLD 97, KNIGHTS, and TAMMY. And it distributes 'Natural' and 'French' American Manicure nail polish manicure kits to other distributors and salons. The materials utilized by the Company and its subsidiaries in the manufacture of its products consist mainly of common chemicals, fragrances, alcohol, perfumes, labels, plastic bottles, caps and cartons. All materials are readily available at competitive prices from numerous sources. The Company has manufacturing facilities in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and in Tampa, Florida. It also

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