Sasol Company Profile (NYSE:SSL)

About Sasol

Sasol logoSasol Limited is an international integrated chemicals and energy company. The Company develops and commercializes technologies, and builds and operates facilities to produce a range of product streams, including liquid fuels, chemicals and low-carbon electricity. The Company's operating business units include Mining and, Exploration and Production International. Its Strategic Business Units are energy, base chemicals, performance chemicals and group functions. The Company's regional operating hubs include Southern Africa Operations and International Operations. The Company operates approximately six coal mines that supply feedstock for its Secunda (Sasol Synfuels) and Sasolburg (Sasolburg Operations) complexes in South Africa. It offers market ready fuels and oils, such as bitumen; industrial heating fuels; naphtha and illuminating paraffin transport fuels; automotive lubricants; industrial lubricants; greases; cleansers and degreasers; automotive fuels, and burner fuels.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Major Integrated Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: SSL
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $28.48
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $29.78
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $27.78
  • 52-Week Range: $645,418,000.00 - $24.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.55
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 7.00
  • P/E Growth: 5.55
  • Market Cap: $18.38B
  • Outstanding Shares: 645,418,000
  • Beta: 0.93
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.37%
  • Current Ratio: 2.60%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.03%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sasol (NYSE:SSL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.80)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Sasol (NYSE:SSL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/26/2016Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details
9/14/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
8/16/2016Bank of America CorpUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
8/10/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
3/9/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
2/19/2015HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeUnderweight -> NeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Sasol (NYSE:SSL)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Sasol (NYSE:SSL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.71 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.07 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Sasol (NYSE:SSL)
Annual Dividend:$0.85
Dividend Yield:2.98%
Dividend Growth:-19.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:31.37% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
20.88% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Sasol (NYSE:SSL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/14/2016semiannual$0.524.77%9/28/20169/30/201610/13/2016
3/9/2016$0.304/6/20164/8/20164/21/2016
9/7/2015$0.8510/7/201510/9/201510/22/2015
3/12/2015semiannual$0.573.53%4/8/20154/10/20154/23/2015
9/15/2014semiannual$1.264.47%10/8/201410/10/201410/23/2014
3/12/2014special$0.085.01%4/9/20144/11/20144/24/2014
9/12/2013semiannual$1.345.55%10/9/201310/11/201310/24/2013
3/15/2013special$0.624/10/20134/12/20134/25/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Sasol (NYSE:SSL)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Sasol (NYSE:SSL)
DateHeadline
nasdaq.com logoShould Value Investors Consider Sasol Limited (SSL) Stock? - Nasdaq (NYSE:SSL)
www.nasdaq.com - February 3 at 5:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoShould Value Investors Consider Sasol Limited (SSL) Stock? (NYSE:SSL)
finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 5:47 AM
News IconWhat's Ahead For This Dividend Darling: Sasol Limited (NYSE:SSL) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:SSL)
aikenadvocate.com - January 31 at 3:13 AM
News IconInstitutional Activity Declining in Shares of Sasol Limited (NYSE:SSL) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:SSL)
wsbeacon.com - January 29 at 1:07 AM
News IconRSI Review on Shares of Sasol Ltd. (SSL) - Springdale Times (NYSE:SSL)
springdaletimes.com - January 29 at 1:07 AM
bloomberg.com logoSasol First-Half Profit Fell as Much as 44% on Currency, Strike (NYSE:SSL)
www.bloomberg.com - January 26 at 6:03 AM
News IconTechnical Investor Update on Shares of Sasol Ltd. (SSL ... - Springdale Times (NYSE:SSL)
springdaletimes.com - January 22 at 8:02 AM
News IconMarkets End Mostly Higher, How Did This Stock Fare: Sasol Limited (NYSE:SSL) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:SSL)
wsbeacon.com - January 16 at 1:12 PM
News IconHigh Market Cap Stock of the Day – Sasol Limited (NYSE:SSL) (NYSE:SSL)
twincountynews.com - January 11 at 2:19 AM
News IconSasol Limited - Acquisition Of Securities By Clients Of Allan Gray Proprietary Limited (NYSE:SSL)
www.sharenet.co.za - January 9 at 8:00 AM
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twincountynews.com - January 5 at 6:49 AM
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twincountynews.com - January 3 at 9:31 AM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Sasol Limited (NYSE:SSL) from Major Integrated Oil & Gas (NYSE:SSL)
twincountynews.com - January 1 at 8:20 PM
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twincountynews.com - December 30 at 9:01 PM
News IconUpdate on Sasol Limited (NYSE:SSL) for the day (NYSE:SSL)
twincountynews.com - December 28 at 7:52 PM
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twincountynews.com - December 27 at 7:38 PM
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twincountynews.com - December 26 at 7:12 PM
News IconShares to Watch: Indicator Update on Sasol Ltd. (SSL) - StockTalk Daily (NYSE:SSL)
stocktalkdaily.com - December 22 at 2:51 AM
investornewswire.com logoSasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) Strong Sell Recommendations At 0 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:SSL)
www.investornewswire.com - December 20 at 2:50 PM
News IconLeading stocks in today’s market: Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) (NYSE:SSL)
twincountynews.com - December 18 at 11:13 PM
News IconInvestor Review: Focusing in on Shares of Sasol Ltd. (SSL) - StockTalk Daily (NYSE:SSL)
stocktalkdaily.com - December 17 at 2:10 AM
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www.insidermonkey.com - December 17 at 2:10 AM
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feedproxy.google.com - December 16 at 11:18 AM
News IconTechnical Study: Following Indicators for Sasol Ltd. (SSL) - StockTalk Daily (NYSE:SSL)
stocktalkdaily.com - December 15 at 5:56 AM
investornewswire.com logoStrong Sell Recommendations Of Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) At 0 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:SSL)
www.investornewswire.com - December 13 at 1:04 AM
News IconCCI Level Review on Sasol Ltd. (SSL) - StockTalk Daily (NYSE:SSL)
stocktalkdaily.com - December 13 at 1:04 AM
nasdaq.com logoSSL Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level (NYSE:SSL)
www.nasdaq.com - December 12 at 8:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSOL: Sasol Limited - Hedging of Financial Risks (NYSE:SSL)
finance.yahoo.com - December 8 at 8:15 AM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) from Major Integrated Oil & Gas (NYSE:SSL)
twincountynews.com - December 3 at 6:56 PM
News IconSasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) Under Analyst Spotlight - UK Market News (NYSE:SSL)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - December 2 at 11:27 AM
News IconStocks Alert: Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR), Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) - The Newburgh Press (NYSE:SSL)
newburghpress.com - December 1 at 7:53 PM
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www.publicnow.com - November 30 at 10:35 AM
insidermonkey.com logoIs Clorox Co (CLX) A Good Stock To Buy? (NYSE:SSL)
www.insidermonkey.com - November 30 at 10:35 AM
investornewswire.com logoBuy Calls Of Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) At 1 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:SSL)
www.investornewswire.com - November 29 at 5:04 AM
News IconA look at a High Market Cap Stock: Sasol Ltd., SSL – The Daily ... - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:SSL)
thedailyleicester.com - November 27 at 6:53 AM
News IconUpdate on Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) for the day (NYSE:SSL)
twincountynews.com - November 24 at 7:36 PM
News IconStock Sliding Pre-Bell: Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) - CSZ News (NYSE:SSL)
cincysportszone.com - November 24 at 10:58 AM
News IconMajor Integrated Oil & Gas: Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) Position of the day (NYSE:SSL)
twincountynews.com - November 21 at 8:07 PM
publicnow.com logoSasol unveils yet another major capital investment in South Africa (NYSE:SSL)
www.publicnow.com - November 21 at 11:52 AM
News IconStock in Focus - Sasol Ltd.'s (SSL) - Hot Stocks Point (NYSE:SSL)
www.hotstockspoint.com - November 18 at 7:15 PM
News IconSasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) from Major Integrated Oil & Gas – Todays ... - Twin County News (NYSE:SSL)
twincountynews.com - November 17 at 7:21 PM
News IconStock Watch: Indicators in View for Sasol Ltd. (SSL) - StockTalk Daily (NYSE:SSL)
stocktalkdaily.com - November 17 at 7:21 PM
News IconHot Stock Alert - Sasol Ltd.'s (SSL) - Hot Stocks Point (NYSE:SSL)
www.hotstockspoint.com - November 15 at 11:25 AM
News IconIs There Upside to this Dividend Darling: Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) - CSZ News (NYSE:SSL)
cincysportszone.com - November 14 at 7:51 PM
investornewswire.com logoCan Shares Of Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) Smash $33? - Investor Newswire (NYSE:SSL)
www.investornewswire.com - November 14 at 7:51 PM
News IconCCI Focus on Shares of Sasol Ltd. (SSL) - StockTalk Daily (NYSE:SSL)
stocktalkdaily.com - November 14 at 7:51 PM
fool.com logoSasol's Energy Production Remains Under Pressure (NYSE:SSL)
www.fool.com - November 14 at 11:53 AM
News IconIs Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (NYSE:SSL)
twincountynews.com - November 11 at 7:22 PM
News IconStock Momentum Curbed as it Gaps Down: Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) - CSZ News (NYSE:SSL)
cincysportszone.com - November 10 at 11:01 AM
News IconSasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) Updated Analyst Coverage - NewsDen (NYSE:SSL)
newsden.net - November 10 at 11:01 AM

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What is Sasol's stock symbol?

Sasol trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SSL."

How often does Sasol pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sasol?

Sasol announced a semiannual dividend on Wednesday, September 14th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.521 per share on Thursday, October 13th. This represents a yield of 4.77%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 28th. This is a positive change from Sasol's previous semiannual dividend of $0.30.

Who owns Sasol stock?

Sasol's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.85%), Allianz Asset Management AG (0.69%), Brown Capital Management LLC (0.09%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.08%), State Street Corp (0.03%) and Two Sigma Investments LP (0.03%).

Who sold Sasol stock? Who is selling Sasol stock?

Sasol's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management AG, State Street Corp, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Bluestein R H & Co., Guggenheim Capital LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. and Brown Capital Management LLC.

Who bought Sasol stock? Who is buying Sasol stock?

Sasol's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Two Sigma Investments LP, Marshall Wace LLP, Fiera Capital Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, A.R.T. Advisors LLC, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Comerica Bank and AQR Capital Management LLC.

How do I buy Sasol stock?

Shares of Sasol can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Sasol stock cost?

One share of Sasol stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.48.

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Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff