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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) from Basic Materials

Today’s top gainers include the company Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) which is in the industry Major Integrated Oil & Gas, gaining -1.66% today. In the last week its performance is 1.39%, and -14.37% for the past quarter. Currently, Sasol Ltd., SSL has a target price of 32, so today’s gain of -1.66% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.61%.

Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL), has a market cap of 18430.39, and is based in South Africa. Insider ownership is at *TBA, and institutional ownership is 13.80%.

At the current price of 27.31, it has a dividend yield of 4.47%, and its target price is 32. This is with a profit margin of 10.30%, and total debt/equity of 0.33. Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) has a P/E of 13.78, as well as a forward P/E of 10.92.

With a current EPS of 2.02, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 82.22%,Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 12.90%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 1.90%.

Performance for the year is -15.63%. Since its IPO date on 4/26/1982, the total performance to date is 4.97%.

Volume today for Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL), is 122622, while its average volume is 336.51. Whilst the total gain today was -1.66%, it did have a day high of -15.08%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.11%, and 2.18% for the month. The 52-week low for Sasol Ltd., SSL has been 31.40%, while the 52-week-high has reached -20.28%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 12.80%, and its return on assets is 5.50%. Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) has an operating margin of 17.90%. With a sales growth of -14.00% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Sasol Ltd., SSL is in the sector Basic Materials, its long-term debt/equity is 0.32, and has a current ratio of 2.9 and 2.3 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Sasol Ltd.? Well its PEG is 7.25, and the P/S is 1.54, along with a P/B of 1.14. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 4.26.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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