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Sasol Limited (SOL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Sasol Limited (SOL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Highlights

Sasol Limited (Sasol) is an integrated energy and chemical company. The company develops and commercializes technologies, and builds and operates facilities to produce a range of product streams, including liquid fuels, high-value chemicals and low-carbon electricity. It focuses in supplying low-cost feedstocks coal through Mining, to gas through Exploration and Production International. It has two broad groupings, Southern Africa Operations and International Operations. The group is into two upstream business units, three regional operating hubs, and four customer-facing strategic business units. It recognizes need for countries to secure supply of energy and chemicals. Sasol is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Sasol Limited Key Recent Developments

Jun 13, 2016: Amec Foster Wheeler awarded contract by Sasol Petroleum
Jun 06, 2016: Sasol: Preliminary Findings Of The Lake Charles Chemicals Project Review
May 26, 2016: Sasol Commences Drilling Of Mozambique PSA Licence
Apr 28, 2016: Falcon Oil & Gas Provides Technical & Operational Update - Beetaloo Drilling Programme
Mar 09, 2016: Falcon Oil & Gas Provides Operational Update And Confirmation Of 2016 Beetaloo Drilling Programme

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Section 1 - About the Company
Sasol Limited - Key Facts
Sasol Limited - Key Employees
Sasol Limited - Key Employee Biographies
Sasol Limited - Major Products and Services
Sasol Limited - Key Operational Summary
Sasol Limited - History
Sasol Limited - Company Statement
Sasol Limited - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Joint Venture
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Sasol Limited - Business Description
Sasol Limited - Corporate Strategy
Sasol Limited - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Sasol Limited - Strengths
Strength - Increasing Cash Reserves
Strength - ORYX GTL
Strength - Vertically Integrated Operations
Sasol Limited - Weaknesses
Weakness - Declining Crude Oil, Condensate & Gas Proved Developed Reserves
Sasol Limited - Opportunities
Opportunity - New International Syngas Projects
Opportunity - Short Term Oil Demand Forecast
Opportunity - Initiatives to Counter Oil Price Drop
Sasol Limited - Threats
Threat - Exploration Production & Development Risks
Threat - Declining Oil Prices
Threat - Variation in Crude Slate Quality
Sasol Limited - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Section 4 – Company’s Oil & Gas, Power Financial Deals and Alliances
Sasol Limited, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016
Sasol Limited, Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016
Sasol Limited, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016
Sasol Limited, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016
Sasol Limited, Recent Deals Summary
Section 5 – Company’s Recent Developments
Jun 13, 2016: Amec Foster Wheeler awarded contract by Sasol Petroleum
Jun 06, 2016: Sasol: Preliminary Findings Of The Lake Charles Chemicals Project Review
May 26, 2016: Sasol Commences Drilling Of Mozambique PSA Licence
Apr 28, 2016: Falcon Oil & Gas Provides Technical & Operational Update - Beetaloo Drilling Programme
Mar 09, 2016: Falcon Oil & Gas Provides Operational Update And Confirmation Of 2016 Beetaloo Drilling Programme
Mar 07, 2016: Sasol Earnings Resilient Despite Oil, Chemical Prices Decline
Feb 23, 2016: SNC-Lavalin Awarded Four Contracts By Sasol
Feb 01, 2016: Sasol wins approval for Mozambique field development plan
Dec 11, 2015: Sasol To Appoint Joint-Chief Executive Officers With Effect From 1 July 2016
Nov 18, 2015: Falcon Oil & Gas: Successful Drilling Of Amungee NW-1H Horizontal Well
Section 6 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
Sasol Limited, Key Facts
Sasol Limited, Key Employees
Sasol Limited, Key Employee Biographies
Sasol Limited, Major Products and Services
Sasol Limited, Key Operational Summary
Sasol Limited, History
Sasol Limited, Subsidiaries
Sasol Limited, Joint Venture
Sasol Limited, Key Competitors
Sasol Limited, Ratios based on current share price
Sasol Limited, Annual Ratios
Sasol Limited, Interim Ratios
Sasol Limited, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016
Sasol Limited, Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016
Sasol Limited, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016
Sasol Limited, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016
Sasol Limited, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Units
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Sasol Limited, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015)
Sasol Limited, Ratio Charts
Sasol Limited, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016
Sasol Limited, Oil & Gas, Deals by Type, 2010 to YTD 2016
Sasol Limited, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016
Sasol Limited, Petrochemicals, Deals by Type, 2010 to YTD 2016

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