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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 1.04% today. In the last week its performance is 4.85%, and 2.02% for the past quarter. Currently, Sasol Ltd., SSL has a target price of 6.39, so today’s gain of 1.04% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.63%.

Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL), has a market cap of 18221.35, and is based in South Africa. Insider ownership is at *TBA, and institutional ownership is 4.70%.

At the current price of 27.32, it has a dividend yield of 4.65%, and its target price is 6.39. This is with a profit margin of 7.60%, and total debt/equity of 0.41. Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) has a P/E of 17.51, as well as a forward P/E of 7.83.

With a current EPS of 1.56, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 43.27%,Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -8.00%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 1.90%.

Performance for the year is 2.95%. Since its IPO date on 4/26/1982, the total performance to date is 5.77%.

Volume today for Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL), is 241800, while its average volume is 309.38. Whilst the total gain today was 1.04%, it did have a day high of -3.17%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.24%, and 2.10% for the month. The 52-week low for Sasol Ltd., SSL has been 34.64%, while the 52-week-high has reached -18.32%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 5.20%, and its return on assets is 3.80%. Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL) has an operating margin of 13.70%. With a sales growth of -15.30% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Sasol Ltd., SSL is in the sector Basic Materials, its long-term debt/equity is 0.39, and has a current ratio of 2.6 and 2 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Sasol Ltd.? Well its PEG is 9.22, and the P/S is 1.46, along with a P/B of 1.12. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 5.06.

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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