Assets extend slump as JSE tracks global markets

2016-08-25 13:36

Assets slumped further as the finance minister said he would not appear before the Hawks, while share prices on the JSE have been more in line with global markets.

JSE financials reel as Gordhan probe escalates

2016-08-24 13:20

The JSE's banking sector has been hard hit after a probe around Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan took a new twist, but there were gains among rand hedge stocks.

JSE heavyweights rally on weak rand

2016-08-22 13:30

The big dual-listed shares on the JSE, which represent most of the market’s value, have staged an impressive comeback after languishing in the doldrums.

Soft rand helps big JSE rand hedge shares recoup losses

2016-08-17 14:12

Share prices on the JSE have made up initial losses incurred in earlier trade and most of the major indices were higher again, supported by a weaker rand.

Rand gains for fourth week as JSE rises

2016-08-12 18:40

The rand has strengthened for a fourth week against the dollar as investors seeking higher yields piled into SA bonds and stocks.

Redefine’s Polish Mall owner pegs JSE value at $949m

2016-08-11 19:16

Echo Polska Properties, an owner of malls and offices in Poland, expects to be valued at $949m when it starts trading on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.

Platinum stocks shine on JSE as platinum price climbs

2016-08-10 13:10

While the top platinum shares on the JSE stormed ahead to new highs, the rest of the bourse mostly followed European markets to take a breather .

JSE investors wary despite incident-free poll

2016-08-05 13:53

Investors on the JSE have been cautious despite the successful election in South Africa, with the bourse mostly pulled lower by the big daul-listed shares.

Rand, stocks slip ahead of elections

2016-08-02 18:58

The rand has lost some ground against the dollar with traders taking a cautious stance ahead of local government elections.

Nedbank gain boosts JSE financial sector

2016-08-01 14:08

Nebank’s share price has lifted more than 7% on strong first-half resutls, supporting other banking stocks on the JSE and giving the financial sector a boost.


It's all about time, not timing

2016-08-25 12:38

Fear makes investors reluctant to put their money into the stock market – what if there’s another crash? But, in the end, they can lose more by not investing at all, explains Schalk Louw.

Resources rise but rest of JSE in doldrums

2016-08-23 14:07

Resources shares have been the stars on the JSE, but the rest of the market was still in limbo as the big dual-listed shares took a breather after their strong run.

JSE gains on weak dollar and Standard Bank results

2016-08-18 14:25

The JSE has been a big benefactor as the dollar failed to break out from a low, with financial shares also advancing from Standard Bank's satisfactory results.

JSE gets boost from London resources rally

2016-08-16 13:41

A recovery in resources shares in London, where all the major commodity groups have their primary listings, has lifted the local stock exchange.

Financial shares crown JSE rally

2016-08-12 14:01

The financial sector has rebounded strongly on the JSE, with the rest of the bourse following on the back of firm international markets.

JSE tracks global markets lower

2016-08-11 14:25

All major indices on the JSE have lost ground as the bourse showed little movement and the market again struggled for direction.

JSE gets fillip as financial shares rise

2016-08-08 13:23

Financial stocks on the JSE followed European markets higher, giving major indices a boost as the financial sector still scored from the UK's Brexit decision.

JSE gets mild fillip from financial shares

2016-08-04 13:26

Financial stocks on the JSE have followed their European counterparts higher, which also gave the rest of the market a marginal lift.

JSE slips on global economy concerns

2016-08-02 13:46

The JSE has tracked European markets lower, with almost all major indices - apart from gold - substantially down on worries about the global economy.

JSE continues lacklustre performance

2016-07-29 14:07

Share prices on the JSE have continued their lacklustre performance and it seems as if the market will close the week slightly lower.

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