Sasol Ltd. ( SSL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.321 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SSL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -30.37% decrease from the prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of SSL was $35.77, representing a -7.69% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.75 and a 32.88% increase over the 52 week low of $26.92.
SSL is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Total S.A. ( TOT ) and PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ). Zacks Investment Research reports SSL's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 7.36%, compared to an industry average of 33.6%.
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