JSE rises on Naspers boost and Fed rates statement

2017-07-27 14:06

Share prices on the JSE have climbed again, jumping sharply in early trade but then moving sideways for the rest of the morning.

JSE edges higher as markets await Fed move

2017-07-26 13:37

JSE indices have continued to creep higher to reach more 52-week highs, with the rand drifting lower as financial markets wait for a policy statement from the Federal Reserve.

Anglo lifts JSE to new 52-week high

2017-07-25 12:29

Commodity giant Anglo American has pulled the JSE to a new 52-week high on the back of good news from some of its subsidiaries.

All-share index reaches highest level this year

2017-07-21 14:22

The top shares on the JSE have continude to receive support from strong overseas markets, with the All-share index reaching a new 52-week high in morning trade.

Naspers surge lifts JSE

2017-07-19 14:09

Naspers, which represents more than 12% of the market value of the JSE, shot up by more than 1% in early trade and has been supporting all major indices on the local bourse.

JSE closes firmer after timid start

2017-07-14 18:15

The JSE managed to close firmly in the green and despite a relatively quiet session in the morning, there was volatility in the rand in the afternoon.

Naspers and rand sensitives push JSE higher

2017-07-13 18:41

The JSE closed firmer as it was buoyed by retailers and financials which gained on the back of the firmer rand.

Strong global markets give JSE a push

2017-07-12 13:38

A strong performance by global markets and a firmer opening in European markets have given the industrial sector a boost and lifted most of the major indices on the JSE.

Weaker rand favours resources, industrials

2017-07-11 17:47

Local markets firmed on the back of a weaker rand, which dropped significantly and retreated to R13.54 at the close of the JSE, favouring resources and rand hedge stocks.

How to buy low-liquidity stocks

2017-07-11 10:26

In most cases, Simon Brown just avoids very small stocks. But for those brave enough to take the plunge, he provides some helpful tips on building a position in low-liquidity stocks.


JSE continues positive momentum as gold stocks recover

2017-07-26 18:39

All the major indices closed in the green, while the rand weakened slightly to R13.01 as the currency remains supported by recent dollar weakness.

Resources rally pulls JSE higher

2017-07-25 18:21

Resources emerged as the shining light on the JSE, keeping the overall index in the green. Commodity prices were broadly higher, combined with the weaker rand, which slipped 0.68% to R13.03 at the close of the market.

Volatile JSE flirts with new all-time high

2017-07-24 13:23

Share prices on the JSE have again come close to a new high for the year, after the market dropped back sharply in the previous session following new highs in morning trade.

JSE runs out of steam as major indices drift lower

2017-07-20 14:32

After a promising run early in the session, the JSE has lost some of its momentum with major shares and indices decreasing slightly.

Strong rand ends JSE rally

2017-07-18 12:39

Continued rand strength against the dollar has started to hurt share prices on the JSE, ending the promising run of the previous few days.

JSE losing momentum on rand strength

2017-07-14 13:58

The JSE's slow recovery on the back of positive sentiment on global markets is losing steam, as the firmer rand is beginning to have an influence on dual-listed shares.

JSE tracks global markets higher

2017-07-13 12:47

Share prices on the JSE have gained for the third consecutive day, as world shares hit their fourth all-time high in less than a month.

Firms snub Oakbay, forcing it to officially delist from JSE

2017-07-11 18:09

Oakbay Resources and Energy has officially been given permission to voluntarily delist from the JSE after failing to secure a transfer secretary and sponsor.

Industrials make firm recovery on JSE as rand loses ground

2017-07-11 13:42

Normality has returned to the JSE, with dual-listed shares rallying strongly in response to a much weaker rand.

JSE presents bleak picture with no long-term growth for two years

2017-07-10 13:00

Share prices on the JSE have continued to drift sideways, with major indices at the same levels as in 2015, meaning investors earned no return over the past 24 months except dividends.

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