JSE moves sideways, Kumba surges

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The JSE has ended flat as a surge in companies, such as Kumba Iron Ore, was offset by a slide in others.

JSE rallies strongly on Fed news

2014-12-18 12:59

Share prices on the JSE have recovered sharply on news that the US Federal Reserve will keep American interest rates near zero percent.

6 reasons to invest in Reits

2014-12-17 08:11

Here’s a quick primer to an investment option for steady income growth.

Oil rally sparks Sasol surge

2014-12-15 14:25

A slight oil price recovery gave the JSE a push, helping it recover some of the sharp losses from earlier in the day when the market fell more than 1.5%.

Uncertainty on JSE continues

2014-12-12 14:28

The uncertainty on the JSE has continued, with financial shares being the biggest losers this time.

Gold stocks lead JSE rebound

2014-12-11 01:32

The JSE has rebounded, led by gold mining companies such as Gold Fields and AngloGold Ashanti which rose on the back of a firm gold price and a weaker rand.

JSE recovers after shares tumble

2014-12-09 14:37

Share prices on the JSE have tumbled, as investors realised that the economic picture does not look too rosy at the moment.

JSE end slightly higher, Famous Brands shines

2014-12-09 08:33

The JSE has ended a touch higher, with Famous Brands hitting a record high after the fast-food chain operator announced it will buy into a meat processing factory.

What to watch on the JSE

2014-12-08 05:15

Both Fitch and Standard & Poor’s will announce the outcome of their latest analysis of SA’s creditworthiness this week.

JSE resources lose out on dollar surge

2014-12-04 14:17

Resources shares have again been the biggest losers as the JSE’s top indices struggle to establish a solid foothold for future growth.

Sanity returns to JSE as oil recovers

2014-12-02 14:02

The oil price recovered sharply after hitting a five-year low, which gave other resources on the JSE a boost and lifted the Resources index.

Mining shares lead JSE sharply lower

2014-12-02 07:30

The JSE ended sharply lower, with mining shares taking the most points off the main indices as commodity prices tumbled.

More bad than good as JSE bleeds

2014-11-30 17:00

The JSE seemed to have organised its own Black Friday sales day this week with most share prices significantly lower.

Oil price plunge wreaks havoc on JSE resources

2014-11-28 13:51

The sharp overnight fall in the oil price caused a sharp drop in Sasol and BHP Billiton stocks, also putting pressure on the prices of other basic commodities.

JSE ends lower, naira hits MTN

2014-11-26 18:13

South African stocks have slipped, driven by losses in Africa's largest telecoms operator MTN after the devaluation of the Nigerian currency.

Gold, resources rally on JSE

2014-11-26 13:54

Gold and Resources have been trading higher after being in the red the previous two days, but volatility is increasing as investors look for a way forward.

Steinhoff transaction dominates JSE

2014-11-25 14:23

Steinhoff International enjoyed favour on the JSE while the picture was not so bright for the rest of the market, with most major indices again heading south.

JSE recoups early losses

2014-11-24 14:09

The tug of war between profit takers and bargain hunters has continued on the JSE, with no clear sign of which side is winning.

Guptas to list energy company on JSE

2014-11-23 16:34

The Gupta family intend listing a uranium mine on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange to raise R800m.

JSE volatility on the rise

2014-11-21 14:12

After a steep fall through key resistance levels, all major indices on the JSE have rallied sharply with most of the previous day's losses recovered.

JSE resources dip below key resistance level

2014-11-20 14:42

Stocks lost further traction and analysts warned major indices are moving towards important resistant levels for the market's upward momentum.

Resources, Industrials weigh on JSE

2014-11-19 13:39

The consolidation on the JSE has continued for the third day in a row after last week's strong recovery run.

Profit-taking continues on overbought JSE

2014-11-18 14:03

Long-term prospects for some sectors are improving, but analysts warn further profit-taking is possible as short-term indicators are incredibly stretched.

JSE week ahead: All eyes on rates announcement

2014-11-17 07:37

The most important event in the coming week will be the Reserve Bank's announcement of any interest rates changes, while it will also be a full week for company results.

Naspers jumps, China news hits commodities

2014-11-14 14:15

Commodity shares on the JSE have been dealt a blow on news that China is set to place tariffs on raw materials, while Naspers reached another all-time high.


SA stocks log biggest gain in nearly 6 years

2014-12-18 18:09

Sasol has led the charge as stocks on the JSE booked their biggest daily gain in nearly six years, swept along by a wave of positive global equity sentiment.

JSE set to end year on low-key note

2014-12-17 12:32

Investors on the JSE seem set to end the year with very modest returns, with nothing on the horizon to indicate the end of the current downward trend.

Six great reasons to invest in Reits

2014-12-15 14:47

Wondering what Reits are and whether you should invest in them? Here’s a quick primer to an investment option for steady capital gains and income growth.

JSE ends week on low as economic concerns bite

2014-12-15 07:41

The JSE has extended losses to close at its lowest weekly level in years as worries ignited fears that foreign investors might start changing their views on SA.

Oil keeps JSE investors on their toes

2014-12-11 14:11

The continuous drop in the oil price is making investors worldwide very nervous and stock markets are under pressure again, including the JSE.

Bargain hunting buoys JSE

2014-12-10 14:05

The JSE has stabilised, despite the fact that oil and commodity prices are still under the same pressure when the market experienced the biggest one day drop in a year.

Mood on JSE like calm before storm

2014-12-08 14:57

The JSE has been quiet as the market awaits rating agencies Fitch and Standard & Poor's summaries of the state of the economy later in the week.

JSE stocks mostly at a standstill

2014-12-05 13:44

Financial shares have been in the spotlight as investors continue to seek value in a market which seems to be mostly in state of stalemate.

JSE continues to consolidate

2014-12-03 14:03

The JSE has continued its consolidation after the madness of the last few days, and most indices were modestly higher by midday.

HCI buys back shares from management

2014-12-02 11:48

Hosken Consolidated Investments deal gives the executives funds to buy out its biggest shareholder from an HCI spin-off investment.

Oil price dive causes JSE volatility

2014-12-01 14:46

Commodity stocks dropped alarmingly before rallying again as the tumbling oil price continues to cause ripple effects throughout the global economy.

JSE slides as Sasol hit by oil price

2014-11-28 18:19

South African stocks have edged lower, with Sasol tumbling after oil hit a four-year low.

JSE breaks three days of losses

2014-11-28 07:16

The JSE has ended slightly higher, breaking three straight days of losses as investors chased after bargains but a softer gold price hit mining shares.

Lonmin completes BEE credits

2014-11-26 15:46

Platinum producer Lonmin has completed three deals to make up its remaining 8% black economic empowerment credits, it says.

JSE ends lower, Steinhoff sparkles on deal

2014-11-25 18:31

South African stocks have closed lower, but Steinhoff jumped after the furniture firm unveiled a $5.7bn deal to enter the apparel market.

JSE slightly lower, led by mines

2014-11-24 18:34

South African stocks have ended lower, weighed down by mining shares, but strong gains by Naspers and Netcare kept the overall falls in check.

JSE – Market awaits news on GDP formula

2014-11-24 06:00

The week ahead will see the release of some figures as well as the announcement of the GDP to be calculated according to a new and improved formula.

JSE soars, miners lead the climb

2014-11-21 18:02

South African stocks edged higehr by more than 3% led by mining companies and tracking global markets after China cut interest rates to spur growth.

JSE hit by global sell-off, ascendant rand

2014-11-20 20:42

South African stocks have logged their biggest one-day decline in a month, owing to weak overseas economic data and a firmer rand.

Iron ore producers drag JSE lower

2014-11-19 18:42

South African stocks have dipped, weighed down by iron ore companies after the price of the steel-making ingredient fell to a fresh five-year low.

JSE edges lower, PPC fails to impress

2014-11-18 18:33

South African stocks have fallen as cement maker PPC slid the most in more than a year after it reported flat full-year profit and cut its dividend.

Resources and gold rally on JSE

2014-11-17 14:19

Investors on the JSE are playing the sector rotation game, seeking profit-taking and bargain-hunting opportunities while resources and gold stocks recovered.

JSE flat as Naspers surge offsets mining slump

2014-11-14 18:43

South African stocks have ended flat as a 9% surge in Naspers was offset by a sell-off in mining companies, which were hit by tumbling metal prices.

JSE gains but platinum producers sink

2014-11-13 19:14

South African stocks have advanced modestly but gains were capped by platinum producers, which sank as the precious metal's spot price approached five-year lows.

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