JSE investors move to sidelines as market awaits Gordhan's budget

2017-02-21 14:02

JSE investors have decided to take profits after the previous day’s strong run, as they move to the sidelines to see what Pravin Gordhan's Budget Speech will deliver.

JSE dips as global rally fades

2017-02-17 13:22

The JSE has followed global markets lower, after investors decided worldwide to take a breather and bank some profits.

Little movement on JSE amid rand surge

2017-02-15 13:31

The currency markets have continued to dominate activities on the JSE, with the major indices showing little change.

JSE lifts on global rally

2017-02-13 12:47

The worldwide rally in stock prices has continued and the JSE has been on the same bandwagon, with positive sentiment spilling over to the commodity sector.

JSE lifts as market discounts SONA uncertainty

2017-02-09 14:20

Industrial and financial markets on the JSE have been much firmer, but resources shares have been marginally lower as commodity prices took a breather.

JSE mostly down on State of the Nation jitters

2017-02-07 13:24

Sentiment on the JSE has remained cautious as investors nervously await the State of the Nation address and amid lingering concerns about a possible Cabinet reshuffle.

Top resources shares dive on China uncertainty

2017-02-03 14:14

Resources shares have been the big losers on the JSE after China's shock hike of short-term interest rates, with some of the top resources stocks sharply lower.

Anglo, Glencore reach new highs on soft dollar as resources rise

2017-02-01 12:42

The Resources index on the JSE has lifted following improved sentiment after iron ore, copper and gold prices all improved and oil prices lifted, partly due to dollar weakness.

Financial shares bear brunt as Cabinet reshuffle rumours hit JSE

2017-01-30 13:49

The rand has continued its slide on talk of a possible Cabinet reshuffle, and as usual financial shares have been the hardest hit on the JSE.

JSE lags global recovery as rand strength saps industrial sector

2017-01-26 12:58

The global rally has lifted financial and industrial shares on the JSE, but the strong rand continued to cap the prices of the heavyweight dual-listed shares.


JSE cheers collapsed Shoprite, Steinhoff merger

2017-02-20 14:20

The share prices of both Steinhoff and Shoprite have jumped on news of their failed merger talks, as Naspers boosted the JSE and blue chip shares made a strong run.

Naspers surge boosts industrials on JSE

2017-02-16 14:13

Naspers, which represents about 20% of the JSE's value, has lifted almost 2% on a day when rand strength has put most of the market under pressure.

Strong rand ends JSE rally

2017-02-14 14:55

The rampant rand, which has been trading at a new intraday 52-week high, has put a stop to the JSE’s strong run of the past few days.

Global boost lifts JSE as market shrugs off uninspiring SONA

2017-02-10 13:37

Investors on the JSE have latched on to positive international news as the State of the Nation Address offered few concrete proposals to implement drastic economic reform.

MTN, SONA nerves dominate lacklustre JSE

2017-02-08 13:14

MTN has set the tone on the JSE, as political uncertainty about the State of the Nation address continues to put a damper on share prices and the rand.

Strong rand caps JSE gains

2017-02-06 12:54

The JSE has followed global markets higher, but with very modest gains as the firm rand put a damper on the prices of the big dual-listed shares.

JSE slips as firm rand drags down industrial heavyweights

2017-02-02 14:27

Share prices on the JSE have been lower as weaker European markets and a stronger rand pushed the prices of the dual-listed shares lower.

JSE perks up despite directionless global markets

2017-01-31 13:39

Share prices on the JSE have recovered, despite global markets struggling to find direction now that the honeymoon with US President Donald Trump’s economic policies is over.

Financial shares trade lower

2017-01-27 14:16

Share prices have been drifting lower as a softer rand battered financial shares, with other major indices on the JSE moderately lower by midday.

Rampant rand spoils resources rally

2017-01-25 14:30

The rally in the resources sector in the JSE has lost some momentum, as a rampant rand put a cap on shares which earn most of their income in dollar.

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