Sasol Ltd. ( SSL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 07, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.838143 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 22, 2015. Shareholders who purchased SSL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 46.63% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of SSL was $31.04, representing a -42.96% decrease from the 52 week high of $54.42 and a 15.78% increase over the 52 week low of $26.81.
SSL is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). Zacks Investment Research reports SSL's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -45.52%, compared to an industry average of -25%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SSL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SSL as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares WilderHill Progressive Energy Portfolio ( PUW ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PUW with an decrease of -26.07% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SSL at 1.67%.