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Lowest EBITDA Growth in the Specialty Chemicals Industry Detected in Shares of Stepan Co (SCL, IOSP, PPG, BCPC, RPM)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Specialty Chemicals industry with the lowest EBITDA Growth (next year estimate vs. LTM). EBITDA Growth can be valuable in predicting future cash flow generation and earnings power.

Stepan Co ranks lowest with a EBITDA growth of -6.1%. Following is Innospec Inc with a EBITDA growth of 6.9%. Ppg Inds Inc ranks third lowest with a EBITDA growth of 11.8%.

Balchem Corp follows with a EBITDA growth of 13.1%, and Rpm Intl Inc rounds out the bottom five with a EBITDA growth of 15.0%.

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Keywords: lowest ebitda growth stepan co innospec inc ppg inds inc balchem corp rpm intl inc

Ticker(s): SCL IOSP PPG BCPC RPM