NYSE:SSL

Sasol Competitors

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$15.88
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50-Day Range
$12.51
MA: $14.79
$16.50
52-Week Range
$2.83
Now: $16.97
$16.70
Volume25,546 shs
Average Volume874,606 shs
Market Capitalization$10.73 billion
P/E Ratio20.70
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta3.66

Competitors

Sasol (NYSE:SSL) Vs. EOG, CNQ, PXD, EC, OXY, and CVE

Should you be buying SSL stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "crude petroleum & natural gas" are considered alternatives and competitors to Sasol, including EOG Resources (EOG), Canadian Natural Resources (CNQ), Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD), Ecopetrol (EC), Occidental Petroleum (OXY), and Cenovus Energy (CVE).

Sasol (NYSE:SSL) and EOG Resources (NYSE:EOG) are both large-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, earnings, valuation and dividends.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

1.7% of Sasol shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 87.7% of EOG Resources shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of Sasol shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of EOG Resources shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility and Risk

Sasol has a beta of 3.66, indicating that its stock price is 266% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, EOG Resources has a beta of 2.09, indicating that its stock price is 109% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Sasol and EOG Resources' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sasol$10.61 billion1.01$-5,867,420,000.00$0.8220.70
EOG Resources$17.38 billion2.31$2.73 billion$4.9813.81

EOG Resources has higher revenue and earnings than Sasol. EOG Resources is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Sasol, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Sasol and EOG Resources, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sasol11202.25
EOG Resources0121302.52

Sasol presently has a consensus price target of $13.50, indicating a potential downside of 20.45%. EOG Resources has a consensus price target of $72.16, indicating a potential upside of 5.37%. Given EOG Resources' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe EOG Resources is more favorable than Sasol.

Profitability

This table compares Sasol and EOG Resources' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
SasolN/AN/AN/A
EOG Resources-2.47%5.86%3.38%

Summary

EOG Resources beats Sasol on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Sasol (NYSE:SSL) and Canadian Natural Resources (NYSE:CNQ) are both large-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability and earnings.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

1.7% of Sasol shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 66.5% of Canadian Natural Resources shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Sasol shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 5.0% of Canadian Natural Resources shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Sasol has a beta of 3.66, indicating that its share price is 266% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Canadian Natural Resources has a beta of 1.9, indicating that its share price is 90% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Sasol and Canadian Natural Resources' top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sasol$10.61 billion1.01$-5,867,420,000.00$0.8220.70
Canadian Natural Resources$18.38 billion1.91$4.08 billion$2.2713.06

Canadian Natural Resources has higher revenue and earnings than Sasol. Canadian Natural Resources is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Sasol, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Sasol and Canadian Natural Resources, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sasol11202.25
Canadian Natural Resources041402.78

Sasol currently has a consensus price target of $13.50, indicating a potential downside of 20.45%. Canadian Natural Resources has a consensus price target of $41.3889, indicating a potential upside of 39.73%. Given Canadian Natural Resources' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Canadian Natural Resources is more favorable than Sasol.

Profitability

This table compares Sasol and Canadian Natural Resources' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
SasolN/AN/AN/A
Canadian Natural Resources-3.03%-1.74%-0.76%

Summary

Canadian Natural Resources beats Sasol on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Sasol (NYSE:SSL) and Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) are both large-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares Sasol and Pioneer Natural Resources' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
SasolN/AN/AN/A
Pioneer Natural Resources2.30%4.67%2.97%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

1.7% of Sasol shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.9% of Pioneer Natural Resources shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Sasol shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.9% of Pioneer Natural Resources shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Sasol and Pioneer Natural Resources, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sasol11202.25
Pioneer Natural Resources052212.86

Sasol presently has a consensus target price of $13.50, indicating a potential downside of 20.45%. Pioneer Natural Resources has a consensus target price of $172.2593, indicating a potential upside of 17.93%. Given Pioneer Natural Resources' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Pioneer Natural Resources is more favorable than Sasol.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Sasol and Pioneer Natural Resources' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sasol$10.61 billion1.01$-5,867,420,000.00$0.8220.70
Pioneer Natural Resources$9.30 billion3.40$756 million$8.1817.86

Pioneer Natural Resources has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Sasol. Pioneer Natural Resources is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Sasol, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

Sasol has a beta of 3.66, suggesting that its stock price is 266% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Pioneer Natural Resources has a beta of 1.92, suggesting that its stock price is 92% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Pioneer Natural Resources beats Sasol on 12 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Ecopetrol (NYSE:EC) and Sasol (NYSE:SSL) are both large-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation and dividends.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Ecopetrol and Sasol, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Ecopetrol11302.40
Sasol11202.25

Ecopetrol presently has a consensus price target of $13.85, suggesting a potential upside of 11.24%. Sasol has a consensus price target of $13.50, suggesting a potential downside of 20.45%. Given Ecopetrol's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Ecopetrol is more favorable than Sasol.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

1.5% of Ecopetrol shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 1.7% of Sasol shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of Sasol shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility and Risk

Ecopetrol has a beta of 1.86, meaning that its stock price is 86% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sasol has a beta of 3.66, meaning that its stock price is 266% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Ecopetrol and Sasol's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Ecopetrol11.48%7.14%2.96%
SasolN/AN/AN/A

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Ecopetrol and Sasol's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Ecopetrol$21.45 billion1.19$19.24 billion$2.016.20
Sasol$10.61 billion1.01$-5,867,420,000.00$0.8220.70

Ecopetrol has higher revenue and earnings than Sasol. Ecopetrol is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Sasol, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Ecopetrol beats Sasol on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Occidental Petroleum (NYSE:OXY) and Sasol (NYSE:SSL) are both large-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings and risk.

Profitability

This table compares Occidental Petroleum and Sasol's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Occidental Petroleum-76.17%-15.55%-2.82%
SasolN/AN/AN/A

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Occidental Petroleum and Sasol's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Occidental Petroleum$21.23 billion1.07$-667,000,000.00$1.4516.71
Sasol$10.61 billion1.01$-5,867,420,000.00$0.8220.70

Occidental Petroleum has higher revenue and earnings than Sasol. Occidental Petroleum is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Sasol, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Occidental Petroleum and Sasol, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Occidental Petroleum49902.23
Sasol11202.25

Occidental Petroleum currently has a consensus price target of $23.5167, suggesting a potential downside of 2.62%. Sasol has a consensus price target of $13.50, suggesting a potential downside of 20.45%. Given Occidental Petroleum's higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Occidental Petroleum is more favorable than Sasol.

Volatility and Risk

Occidental Petroleum has a beta of 2.35, meaning that its stock price is 135% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sasol has a beta of 3.66, meaning that its stock price is 266% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

66.6% of Occidental Petroleum shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 1.7% of Sasol shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.2% of Occidental Petroleum shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of Sasol shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Cenovus Energy (NYSE:CVE) and Sasol (NYSE:SSL) are both large-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings and risk.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

72.7% of Cenovus Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 1.7% of Sasol shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of Sasol shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Cenovus Energy and Sasol's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cenovus Energy-14.15%-12.48%-6.55%
SasolN/AN/AN/A

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Cenovus Energy and Sasol's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cenovus Energy$15.21 billion0.99$1.65 billion$0.2826.75
Sasol$10.61 billion1.01$-5,867,420,000.00$0.8220.70

Cenovus Energy has higher revenue and earnings than Sasol. Sasol is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Cenovus Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

Cenovus Energy has a beta of 3.12, meaning that its stock price is 212% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sasol has a beta of 3.66, meaning that its stock price is 266% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Cenovus Energy and Sasol, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cenovus Energy051202.71
Sasol11202.25

Cenovus Energy currently has a consensus price target of $9.7115, suggesting a potential upside of 29.66%. Sasol has a consensus price target of $13.50, suggesting a potential downside of 20.45%. Given Cenovus Energy's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Cenovus Energy is more favorable than Sasol.

Summary

Sasol beats Cenovus Energy on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Sasol Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
EOG Resources logo
EOG
EOG Resources
2.3$68.75+0.3%$40.02 billion$17.38 billion-132.21Analyst Report
Canadian Natural Resources logo
CNQ
Canadian Natural Resources
2.4$29.64+0.8%$34.86 billion$18.38 billion-82.33News Coverage
Pioneer Natural Resources logo
PXD
Pioneer Natural Resources
2.3$146.10+0.1%$31.60 billion$9.30 billion143.24Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Ecopetrol logo
EC
Ecopetrol
2.1$12.46+0.2%$25.57 billion$21.45 billion15.77
Occidental Petroleum logo
OXY
Occidental Petroleum
1.7$24.23+4.3%$21.66 billion$21.23 billion-1.41Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Cenovus Energy logo
CVE
Cenovus Energy
1.9$7.49+2.4%$14.75 billion$15.21 billion-5.85
Devon Energy logo
DVN
Devon Energy
2.3$21.18+1.0%$14.11 billion$6.22 billion-2.48Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
Diamondback Energy logo
FANG
Diamondback Energy
2.7$74.97+0.9%$11.74 billion$3.96 billion-2.78Analyst Report
Continental Resources logo
CLR
Continental Resources
1.4$25.50+0.2%$9.39 billion$4.63 billion-29.65Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
News Coverage
Gap Up
Marathon Oil logo
MRO
Marathon Oil
1.5$10.35+2.3%$7.97 billion$5.19 billion-7.19News Coverage
Cabot Oil & Gas logo
COG
Cabot Oil & Gas
2.3$16.32+0.4%$6.54 billion$2.07 billion26.32Analyst Downgrade
Analyst Revision
APA logo
APA
APA
1.7$17.16+0.9%$6.43 billion$6.41 billion-0.83Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
Cimarex Energy logo
XEC
Cimarex Energy
2.1$60.98+1.6%$6.17 billion$2.36 billion-2.97Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Gap Up
Ovintiv logo
OVV
Ovintiv
2.2$22.08+1.3%$5.66 billion$6.73 billion-1.05Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
EQT logo
EQT
EQT
1.4$17.40+0.1%$4.85 billion$4.42 billion-2.01Analyst Revision
PDC Energy logo
PDCE
PDC Energy
1.7$32.97+0.8%$3.30 billion$1.16 billion-4.22Gap Up
CNX Resources logo
CNX
CNX Resources
2.1$13.37+1.0%$2.97 billion$1.92 billion-2.66
Antero Resources logo
AR
Antero Resources
1.6$9.07+0.6%$2.72 billion$4.41 billion-1.39Upcoming Earnings
Matador Resources logo
MTDR
Matador Resources
2.3$22.88+0.3%$2.66 billion$983.67 million-5.54Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Gap Up
Southwestern Energy logo
SWN
Southwestern Energy
1.5$3.94+0.3%$2.66 billion$3.04 billion-0.74Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Viper Energy Partners logo
VNOM
Viper Energy Partners
1.0$17.49+4.1%$2.62 billion$298.28 million-7.29Analyst Revision
Magnolia Oil & Gas logo
MGY
Magnolia Oil & Gas
1.3$10.81+1.4%$2.60 billion$936.14 million-1.47Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Up
Murphy Oil logo
MUR
Murphy Oil
1.7$15.83+1.1%$2.41 billion$2.83 billion-2.32Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Up
Denbury logo
DEN
Denbury
1.3$48.26+0.8%$2.39 billion$1.27 billion74.25Analyst Report
News Coverage
Range Resources logo
RRC
Range Resources
1.5$8.79+0.3%$2.27 billion$2.83 billion-0.87Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Gap Up
Crescent Point Energy logo
CPG
Crescent Point Energy
1.8$3.66+0.8%$2.11 billion$2.51 billion-0.79Gap Up
Black Stone Minerals logo
BSM
Black Stone Minerals
1.5$10.05+1.9%$2.04 billion$487.82 million18.96
SM Energy logo
SM
SM Energy
1.4$15.81+2.5%$1.86 billion$1.59 billion-2.55Increase in Short Interest
Gap Up
Callon Petroleum logo
CPE
Callon Petroleum
1.9$34.46+1.4%$1.57 billion$671.57 million-0.66Increase in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Gap Up
Enerplus logo
ERF
Enerplus
2.2$5.10+1.4%$1.29 billion$945.62 million-1.34Dividend Cut
Analyst Downgrade
Comstock Resources logo
CRK
Comstock Resources
1.6$4.79+0.2%$1.11 billion$768.69 million-9.21Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Gap Up
Centennial Resource Development logo
CDEV
Centennial Resource Development
1.0$3.85+2.3%$1.10 billion$944.33 million-1.81Gap Up
Vermilion Energy logo
VET
Vermilion Energy
1.6$6.63+2.0%$1.03 billion$1.27 billion-0.96Upcoming Earnings
Kosmos Energy logo
KOS
Kosmos Energy
1.2$2.57+3.1%$1.02 billion$1.51 billion-2.29Gap Up
GeoPark logo
GPRK
GeoPark
1.6$16.34+2.5%$972.21 million$628.91 million-8.69
Talos Energy logo
TALO
Talos Energy
1.8$11.32+1.6%$910.22 million$927.62 million-66.58Unusual Options Activity
Gap Up
Brigham Minerals logo
MNRL
Brigham Minerals
1.9$15.82+1.5%$883.79 million$101.51 million-791.00Increase in Short Interest
Par Pacific logo
PARR
Par Pacific
1.3$14.36+0.8%$769.63 million$5.40 billion-3.17
Tellurian logo
TELL
Tellurian
1.4$1.83+6.8%$657.20 million$28.77 million-1.86Analyst Downgrade
Increase in Short Interest
Bonanza Creek Energy logo
BCEI
Bonanza Creek Energy
1.3$30.37+1.4%$623.92 million$313.22 million15.57Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Gap Down
Kimbell Royalty Partners logo
KRP
Kimbell Royalty Partners
1.8$10.01+0.0%$597.58 million$108.22 million-1.84Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
Earthstone Energy logo
ESTE
Earthstone Energy
1.2$6.73+1.8%$516.18 million$191.26 million-26.92
Dorchester Minerals logo
DMLP
Dorchester Minerals
1.0$13.83+2.7%$492.80 million$78.80 million17.51News Coverage
Berry logo
BRY
Berry
1.4$5.94+2.5%$465.93 million$559.41 million-2.29Analyst Upgrade
W&T Offshore logo
WTI
W&T Offshore
0.9$3.06+0.7%$453.95 million$534.90 million3.00
Laredo Petroleum logo
LPI
Laredo Petroleum
0.9$34.37+1.0%$438.73 million$837.28 million-0.51
Hess Midstream logo
HESM
Hess Midstream
1.9$22.35+0.6%$400.58 million$848.30 million18.17Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
FLMN
Falcon Minerals
1.5$4.41+1.6%$373.70 million$68.46 million44.10Analyst Revision
TETRA Technologies logo
TTI
TETRA Technologies
1.4$2.38+3.8%$312.23 million$1.04 billion-2.03
Vista Oil & Gas logo
VIST
Vista Oil & Gas
0.7$2.78+2.5%$235.32 million$415.98 million-1.82Upcoming Earnings
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