NYSE:SSL - Sasol Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$31.04 +0.75 (+2.48 %)
(As of 11/21/2018 10:49 AM ET)
Previous Close$30.29
Today's Range$30.93 - $31.06
52-Week Range$30.18 - $39.73
Volume2,189 shs
Average Volume231,865 shs
Market Capitalization$20.47 billion
P/E Ratio14.99
Dividend Yield2.51%
Beta1.03
Sasol Limited operates as an integrated chemical and energy company in South Africa. The company operates through Mining, Exploration and Production International, Energy, Base Chemicals, and Performance Chemicals segments. It operates coal mines; and develops and manages upstream interests in oil and gas exploration and production in Mozambique, South Africa, Australia, Canada, Gabon, and Australia. The company also markets and sells gas, electricity, and liquid fuels products; and develops, implements, and manages international gas-to-liquids and coal-to-liquids ventures. In addition, it produces and markets explosives, fertilizers, polymers, and mining reagents, as well as alcohols, ketones, acrylate monomers, and other oxygenated solvemnts for use in various applications, such as aerosols, cosmetics, fragrances, packaging, paints, adhesives, pharmaceuticals, polishes, printing and plastics, mining, pulp and paper, steel, textiles, water treatment and purification, agricultural fertilizers, and chemicals. Further, the company markets organic and inorganic commodity and specialty chemicals comprising organics, inorganics, wax, phenolic, carbon, ammonia, and specialty gases; and offers engineering and project services. Sasol Limited was founded in 1950 and is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorOils/Energy
Current SymbolNYSE:SSL
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone27-10-344-5000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.42
Current Ratio1.36
Quick Ratio0.87

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio14.99
Forward P/E Ratio8.13
P/E Growth1.42

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.14 billion
Price / Sales1.43
Cash Flow$3.8703 per share
Price / Cash8.02
Book Value$27.41 per share
Price / Book1.13

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

Employees31,270
Outstanding Shares651,440,000
Market Cap$20.47 billion
OptionableOptionable

Sasol (NYSE:SSL) Frequently Asked Questions

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 Friday, August 24th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 7th will be given a dividend of $0.5577 per share on Thursday, September 20th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.92%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 6th. View Sasol's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for SSL?

7 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Sasol's stock. Their forecasts range from $7.50 to $7.50. On average, they anticipate Sasol's stock price to reach $7.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 75.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for Sasol.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sasol?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sasol in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Sasol.

Has Sasol been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about SSL stock have been trending positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Sasol earned a media sentiment score of 2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Sasol's key competitors?

Who are Sasol's key executives?

Sasol's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Bongani Nqwababa BAcc (Hons), CA(Z), MBA, Joint Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Stephen Russell Cornell BSc Chem Eng., Joint Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Paul Victor BCompt (Hons), Intl. Tax law, CA (SA), CFO & Exec. Director (Age 46)
  • Mr. Bernard Ekhard Klingenberg, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 56)
  • Mr. Stephan Johannes Schoeman, Exec. VP of Technology (Age 54)

Who are Sasol's major shareholders?

Sasol's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.78%), Bamco Inc. NY (0.12%), Aperio Group LLC (0.06%), ARGA Investment Management LP (0.04%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.04%) and Dorsey Wright & Associates (0.02%).

Which major investors are selling Sasol stock?

SSL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Foyston Gordon & Payne Inc, World Asset Management Inc and Neuberger Berman Group LLC.

Which major investors are buying Sasol stock?

SSL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dorsey Wright & Associates, Pzena Investment Management LLC, Bamco Inc. NY, Aperio Group LLC, ARGA Investment Management LP, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. and USA Financial Portformulas Corp.

How do I buy shares of Sasol?

Shares of SSL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Sasol's stock price today?

One share of SSL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.02.

How big of a company is Sasol?

Sasol has a market capitalization of $20.47 billion and generates $14.14 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $681.73 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.07 on an earnings per share basis. Sasol employs 31,270 workers across the globe.

What is Sasol's official website?

The official website for Sasol is http://www.sasol.com.

How can I contact Sasol?

Sasol's mailing address is 50 KATHERINE STREET SANDTON, JOHANNESBURG T3, 99999. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 27-10-344-5000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sasol (NYSE SSL)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  214 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  302 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  516
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sasol and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SSL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SSL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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