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Sappi is a global company with operations in North America, Europe and Southern Africa and is focused on providing dissolving wood pulp, packaging and speciality papers, printing and writing papers as well as biomaterials and biochemicals to Sappi's direct and indirect customer base across more than 150 countries.

The group’s dissolving wood pulp products are used worldwide mainly by converters to create viscose fibre for fashionable clothing and textiles, as well as other consumer products; quality packaging and speciality papers are used in the manufacture of such products as soup sachets, luxury carry bags, cosmetic and confectionery packaging, boxes for agricultural products for export, tissue wadding for household tissue products and casting release papers used by suppliers to the fashion, textiles, automobile and household industries; our market-leading range of printing and writing papers are used by printers in the production of books, brochures, magazines, catalogues, direct mail and many other print applications; biomaterials include nanocellulose, fibre composites and lignosulphonate; biochemicals include second generation sugars.

Sappi Ltd produces and sells a variety of paper and paper-related products. The two categories of products are specialized cellulose and paper. Specialized cellulose, which is dissolved wood pulp, is used in the production of...

SAP37.24 ▴ 0.88 (2.42%)
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Opening Price
Day’s Low Price36.76
Day’s High Price37.32
Traded Volume329,569
Number of Deals482
Gross Turnover12.2M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share2.7372
Price/Earning Ratio13.28
Dividend Per Share
Dividend Yield
Shares Outstanding567M
Market Capitalization20.6B
Monetary values are quoted in South African Rand (ZAR) unless otherwise stated

SAP Stock Market Performance


The current share price of Sappi Ltd (SAP) is ZAR 37.24. SAP closed its last trading day (Tuesday, September 21, 2021) at 36.36 ZAR per share on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), recording a 0.8% gain over its previous closing price of 36.08 ZAR. Sappi began the year with a share price of 32.82 ZAR and has since gained 10.8% on that price valuation, ranking it 215th on the JSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Investors should, however, take caution of SAP’s recent poor performance, having lost 14% of its value in the past four weeks.

Sappi is the 45th most traded stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange over the past three months (Jun 24 - Sep 21, 2021). SAP has traded a total volume of 113 million shares—in 103,547 deals—valued at ZAR 4.65 billion over the period, with an average of 1.79 million traded shares per session. A volume high of 6.31 million was achieved on August 5th, and a low of 484,916 on August 30th, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Sappi on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.


Profile of Sappi Ltd.

Sappi Ltd. operates in the Basic Materials sector, specifically, the Forestry & Paper industry.

Factsheet of Sappi Ltd.
Basic Materials
Forestry & Paper
108 Oxford Road, Houghton Estate, Johannesburg, 2198
011 407-8111

SAP Industrial Market Competitors

Sappi Ltd., issuers of the SAP stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Basic Materials sector and/or Forestry & Paper industry. The table below presents an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.

CodeNameM. Cap.CloseYTD
YRKYork Timber Holdings Ltd1.16B3.50+84.2%
MNPMondi plc182B375.67+9.49%
ACLArcelorMittal SA Limited7.42B6.52+552%
APHAlphamin Resources Corp10.3B8.66+153%
MRFMerafe Resources Ltd2.36B0.94+124%
GMLGemfields Group Limited3.11B2.66+97%
WSLWescoal Holdings Ltd714M1.70+84.8%
SOLSasol Limited146B230.90+72.4%
SOLBE1BEE - Sasol Limited78.6B125.00+64.5%
CMOChrometco Ltd203M0.08+60%

Index of African Stock Exchanges:

  1. Botswana Stock Exchange
  2. BRVM Stock Exchange
  3. Ghana Stock Exchange
  4. Johannesburg Stock Exchange
  5. Lusaka Stock Exchange
  6. Malawi Stock Exchange
  7. Nairobi Securities Exchange
  8. Nigerian Stock Exchange
  9. Uganda Securities Exchange
  10. Zimbabwe Stock Exchange

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