Investec full-year profit climbs

2015-05-21 13:45

Investec has raised its dividend after reporting a rise in full-year profit, helped by a strong showing at its asset management and lending businesses.

Tsogo Sun profit dips on gambling slump

2015-05-21 09:55

Tsogo Sun Holdings has posted a slight drop in full-year profit as cash-strapped consumers cut back on gambling.

Spar profit rises on Irish retail unit takeover

2015-05-20 10:41

Spar's first half profit has jumped after the food and liquor retailer acquired its Irish counterpart and has sold more lower-priced own brand products.

Vodacom suffers R2bn service revenue knock

2015-05-18 11:12

Mobile network Vodacom has suffered a hit in South Africa largely owing to major cuts in local mobile termination rates.

Good start to the year for Old Mutual

2015-05-14 11:06

Old Mutual has seen a good start to the year, with businesses performing well with continued strategic progress, according to group CEO Julian Roberts.

Experian reports fall in full-year profit

2015-05-12 13:47

Credit data company, Experian, has reported a 4% fall in pre-tax profit, hurt by the weakness of the Brazilian real and other adverse foreign exchange moves.

Nedbank retains outlook on interest income gains

2015-05-11 10:43

Nedbank Group, the lender controlled by Old Mutual, has retained its outlook for full- year profit after net interest income gained in the first quarter.

Power cuts hit Sibanye first quarter output

2015-05-04 17:49

Sibanye Gold says power shortages and a delayed start-up after the festive season has cut its first quarter bullion output by 5%, sending its shares lower.

Cost cuts lift Pick n Pay full-year profit

2015-04-21 08:38

Pick n Pay has posted a 28% rise in full-year profit, helping grow dividend payouts for the first time in four years as cost cuts offset slack consumer spending.

PSG Group achieves strong earnings growth

2015-04-15 19:03

PSG Group, the JSE-listed investment holding company, has achieved milestone results for the financial year ended February 2015.


Mediclinic gains on Swiss, SA hospital growth

2015-05-21 11:46

Mediclinic International says full-year profit rose after it expanded in Switzerland and its home market, and benefited from a stronger Swiss franc.

M&S profit rises for first time in four years

2015-05-20 11:45

Marks & Spencer have raised hopes that it has finally rediscovered a winning formula, reporting a rise in annual profit for the first time in four years.

Pioneer shares up on profit rise

2015-05-18 12:30

Pioneer Food Group has posted a 39% growth in half-year profit, sending the shares of the country's second-biggest consumer goods maker higher.

Barloworld profit up on after-market sales

2015-05-18 10:06

Barloworld reports a rise of 16% in half-year profit as after-market sales have helped to overcome weak demand for its heavy equipment from the mining industry.

Santam slumps after R580m stock placement

2015-05-14 10:48

Santam shares have slumped as much as 1.8% after Investec Bank sold stock in the insurer at a 1.4% discount to the closing price.

Lonmin to stay on cost cutting path

2015-05-11 12:16

Lonmin says it will continue to use operational and capital expenditure means to reduce costs and preserve cash in a low platinum group metals price environment.

Restructuring pays off for Harmony

2015-05-08 08:18

Harmony Gold has posted a 4% increase in quarterly production profit to R643m, mainly due to cost cutting and a higher gold price.

Clicks performs despite load shedding

2015-04-23 12:23

The Clicks Group says it has continued to trade well despite a depressed consumer environment and load shedding.

Johnnie Walker whisky maker quarterly sales fall

2015-04-16 11:15

Diageo, maker of Johnnie Walker whisky, has reported slower quarterly trading, hurt by tough comparisons in Britain and retailers reducing inventory in Asia.

Watershed year for Zeder - CEO

2015-04-08 15:35

During its financial year JSE-listed agri-investment company Zeder has seen the value of its underlying investment portfolio increase by 156%.

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