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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 -1.40% today. In the last week its performance is 0.91%, and -3.43% for the past quarter. Currently, Sasol Ltd., SSL has a target price of 32, so today’s gain of -1.40% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.11%.

Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL), has a market cap of 17078.9, and is based in South Africa. Insider ownership is at *TBA, and institutional ownership is 13.80%.

At the current price of 26.12, it has a dividend yield of 4.68%, 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 13.58, as well as a forward P/E of 10.47.

With a current EPS of 1.95, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 81.88%,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 -17.25%. Since its IPO date on 4/26/1982, the total performance to date is 0.13%.

Volume today for Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL), is 105380, while its average volume is 359.1. Whilst the total gain today was -1.40%, it did have a day high of -21.59%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.08%, and 2.16% for the month. The 52-week low for Sasol Ltd., SSL has been 25.67%, while the 52-week-high has reached -23.76%.

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 7.15, and the P/S is 1.48, along with a P/B of 1.12. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 4.07.

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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