JSE edges lower as commodity share prices stall

2017-09-19 18:45

The JSE has staged a late recovery to close marginally lower after a disappointing trading session.

Positive trade on JSE following strong response to global markets

2017-09-18 18:11

Although the SA economy has emerged out of the technical recession, numbers suggest that economic activity remains weak and consumer confidence is fragile.

JSE tracks global slump on North Korean missile jitters

2017-09-15 18:06

The JSE slipped on Friday in tandem with the broad-based weakness in global equity markets.

Local equities close weaker as CA deficit widens

2017-09-14 18:45

The JSE slid further on Thursday as the weaker rand failed to propel rand hedge stocks higher.

JSE closes weaker as retail sales disappoint

2017-09-13 18:28

The JSE closed weaker as local retail sales data came in worse than expected, putting pressure on major retailers like Woolworths and Truworths.

Weaker rand buoys JSE as Naspers breaks above R3 000

2017-09-12 18:33

The JSE has closed firmer as the bourse continued to be buoyed mainly by rand hedge stocks and as Naspers managed to yet again break above R3 000 a share.

Naspers, rand hedges give JSE firm start to the week

2017-09-11 18:12

Earlier momentum from Tencent on the Hang Seng has helped propel media giant Naspers to gain 3.10% and close as the top mover in the JSE Top-40.

JSE ends week in the red as resources weigh

2017-09-08 18:21

The JSE has ended the week on a low note as resources shares pulled the market into the red.

Stronger rand caps gains on JSE

2017-09-07 18:44

Rand strengthens against a weak dollar, limiting market gains, as the All-share index climbs 0.74%

JSE slides as banking stocks take a beating

2017-09-06 18:31

The All Share index has dropped 1.18% and the blue-chip Top 40 moved 1.25% down with all major sectors in the red. The financial index took most of the brunt.


JSE treads water as KPMG saga takes its toll

2017-09-19 13:02

Although the rand has dropped to its lowest level since early August, this did not support the JSE which is hardly moving, looking for direction amid a quagmire of political uncertainty.

JSE treads water as early rally fizzles out

2017-09-18 13:19

Share prices on the JSE jumped higher in response to stronger Asian markets in early trade, but since then have mainly moved sideways as the market seems to await direction.

JSE drifts downward on junk rate jitters

2017-09-15 13:30

Share prices on the JSE have continued to fall slightly, with the Gold index again the best performer, as investors are increasingly worried about the prospects of a fresh credit downgrade.

JSE down amid rating risk and negative sentiment

2017-09-14 14:01

Financial markets continued to be under pressure and all the major indices on the JSE have slipped, with resources the biggest losers.

JSE rally runs out of steam as global recovery falters

2017-09-13 14:49

Most of the JSE's major indices have hardly moved despite a weaker rand, with some profit-taking after the previous day's strong rally on the back of a softer local unit.

Naspers guns for R3000 mark as global markets rally

2017-09-12 12:50

Naspers is fast approaching the R3 000 level again, as the stock rallied for the second day in response to a similar recovery in the price of its Chinese subsidiary Tencent.

All-share up as global surge supports industrial heavyweights

2017-09-11 12:52

A rally on global markets has pushed the All-share index back above 56 000 points for the first time in a week, as higher overseas markets supported the big industrial shares.

JSE heads back into doldrums as rally ends

2017-09-08 14:04

Thursday afternoon's strong recovery on the JSE did not last long, and share prices have again been drifting lower in line with the pattern set earlier in the week.

Strong rand puts pressure on JSE

2017-09-07 13:16

A powerful surge by the rand, which was at the highest level against the dollar in more than two months in morning trade, continued to put pressure on the JSE

Vodacom leads drop as JSE tracks global markets lower

2017-09-06 13:20

Vodacom and some of the high-flying financial shares have led a drop on the JSE, as the local market followed its global counterparts lower for a third day in a row.

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