SA stocks hit record highs led by Kumba Iron Ore

2015-04-24 18:41

South Africa's stocks have hit record highs driven by Kumba Iron Ore on the back of higher prices for the steel-making ingredient.

JSE shrugs off adverse news to hit new high

2015-04-23 14:19

The market seems able to put a positive spin on bad news, with major indices on the JSE all trading at new all-time highs for reasons that sometimes defy logic.

Global uncertaintly puts damper on JSE

2015-04-20 14:22

Uncertainty on world markets has affectd the JSE, with not much movement in the major indices in early trade.

JSE consolidates as market awaits data

2015-04-17 14:18

The JSE has been consolidating as investors await international economic news that can influence future developments in the local market.

JSE reaches yet another high

2015-04-15 14:12

A strong technical rebound in resources shares has pushed the All-share index past its previous all-time high as Naspers continued to lose ground.

Naspers takes beating, drags JSE down

2015-04-14 13:55

Profit-taking in Naspers shares has continued unabated after investors started taking advantage of the record run through the R2 000 mark in the previous session.

JSE industrials gain on Naspers surge

2015-04-13 14:09

Spectacular gains by Naspers have have pushed the Industrial index to yet another record, after it closed above 68 000 for the first time on Friday.

Naspers jumps as SA stocks rally

2015-04-09 18:35

South African stocks have risen marginally as depressed resource companies dampened a rally by index heavyweight Naspers.

SA stocks rise for second straight session

2015-04-08 17:52

SA stocks have risen for the second consecutive day as investors scooped up shares in blue-chip heavy-weight Kumba Iron Ore as the price of the commodity steadied.

SA stocks end higher, MTN among top gainers

2015-04-07 18:39

SA stocks have ended higher, following in the footsteps of major overseas markets, with MTN among the top gainers as the West prepares to lift sanctions against Iran.


JSE rally still in full swing

2015-04-24 14:01

The Top 40-index has broken broke through 49 000 for the first time and the Industrial index is also in record territory, with resources shares joining the party.

JSE rally fizzles out by midday

2015-04-21 14:10

World stocks have climbed back towards all-time highs taking the JSE with them, but the local market lost much of that initial momentum by midday.

SA stocks follow global markets down

2015-04-17 19:20

SA shares have followed global stock markets lower, as traders grappled with an outage of Bloomberg financial terminals and fears of a regulatory clampdown on trading in China.

Major JSE indices hit further new highs

2015-04-16 14:08

Share prices on the JSE have risen over a wide front, with most sectors higher by midday and the All-share and Top 40-indices again at new highs.

Bigger picture on Naspers, Tencent moves

2015-04-14 16:07

Analysts place the performance of the Naspers share price in the broader context of its exposure to the rand and Chinese internet giant Tencent.

Nic Oldert: Learn from my Old Mutual disaster

2015-04-13 15:39

Nic Oldert underlines the reason to be wary of the alluring income tax deductions, as well as why it may be a very good idea to take another look at your old RAs.

JSE tracks world markets to record high

2015-04-10 14:17

World markets have approached record highs and the JSE followed, with the All-share index reaching a new intraday high.

JSE up for third consecutive day

2015-04-09 14:12

The Naspers share price is on the run again, which was the main reason why major indices on the JSE have been higher for the third consecutive day.

JSE strengthens on technical rebound

2015-04-08 14:12

The major indices on the JSE have gained further ground, with analysts describing the improvement as part of a technical trading rebound.

Disappointing US jobs data lifts JSE

2015-04-07 14:06

The JSE has started the new week higher as weak US job numbers increased expectations that the Federal Reserve could hold off longer on raising US interest rates.

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