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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 2.47% today. In the last week its performance is -2.57%, and -9.90% for the past quarter. Currently, Sasol Ltd., SSL has a target price of 32.09, so today’s gain of 2.47% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 2.03%.

Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL), has a market cap of 16310.61, and is based in South Africa. Insider ownership is at *TBA, and institutional ownership is 4.70%.

At the current price of 25.77, it has a dividend yield of 4.81%, and its target price is 32.09. 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 13.13, as well as a forward P/E of 10.7.

With a current EPS of 1.96, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 41.23%,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 -17.01%. Since its IPO date on 4/26/1982, the total performance to date is -2.59%.

Volume today for Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL), is 198400, while its average volume is 326.26. Whilst the total gain today was 2.47%, it did have a day high of -10.83%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.56%, and 1.80% for the month. The 52-week low for Sasol Ltd., SSL has been 23.99%, while the 52-week-high has reached -24.78%.

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 6.91, and the P/S is 1.4, along with a P/B of 1.09. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 3.86.

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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