Tag: funeral home finances

SCI reports 2nd Qtr, mid-year results
Finance

SCI reports 2nd Qtr, mid-year results

Service Corporation International (SCI), the largest single entity seller of funeral and cremation services in the United States, reported their 2nd Quarter 2019 and mid-year 2019 financial results yesterday.  SCI has approximately 1500 funeral home, crematories, and cemeteries under its umbrella and is said to garner about 15-18% of the American death care dollar. Because of that largeness, their results can often be looked upon as trends of how the industry may be moving.  From our point of view at […]

Funeral Stocks Announce Dividends
Finance

Funeral Stocks Announce Dividends

It may be Presidents’ Day today, but at Funeral Director Daily it feels a little more like Finance Day.  We have already let you know about Carriage Services 4th  quarter and year end results and on how their stock fared on Friday after the announcement. We just came across a little bit of finance information that we thought it better to include today rather than wait for tomorrow – when the ticker prices will be different.  Last week three of […]