JSE recovery continues post Brexit

2016-06-30 13:48

The JSE’s recovery from the sharp drop as a result of the Brexit vote has continued strongly.

Van Vuuren: Why panic (#Brexit) usually costs you dearly

2016-06-28 07:21

Panic selling flushes out the weak hands and when all the sellers are gone, there's only one way when the short sellers have to cover their positions – up, says an analyst.

Gold shares score on JSE as Brexit prompts safe haven flight

2016-06-24 12:18

Gold shares have been the big winners on the JSE as investors poured into safe havens to escape global market turmoil after Britain voted to leave the European Union.

Financials shine as JSE rides wave of renewed risk appetite

2016-06-22 13:17

Financial shares have been the biggest winners on the JSE, as the local market rides a wave of renewed global risk appetite as investors bet Britain will stay in the EU.

JSE rally runs out of steam

2016-06-20 13:29

Hope that Britain would vote to stay in the EU spurred global investment in riskier assets, leading to a strong rally on the JSE which lost some momentum later on.

JSE in limbo before long weekend

2016-06-17 13:37

The JSE has been in limbo and most indices have hardly moved, with investors not on holiday for the long weekend apparently happy not to take any firm positions.

How govt can speed up economic recovery

2016-06-14 18:10

State-funded infrastructure spending offers the easiest and most realistic means for SA to achieve an inclusive economic recovery, says Overberg Asset Management.

JSE tracks global markets lower

2016-06-13 13:11

Global stocks have been sharply down as the world awaits key central bank decisions and the JSE was no exception, with all major indices lower at mid-morning.

JSE slips on GDP blow and global concerns

2016-06-09 14:08

The JSE has traded lower in reaction to a 1.2% loss in first-quarter GDP, with all major indices down by mid-morning and commodities the biggest loser.

JSE rises as risk appetite grows

2016-06-07 14:14

More risk appetite for shares, which has pushed global markets higher, also gave the JSE strong support with all the major indices higher by mid-morning.


European market recovery boosts JSE

2016-06-28 14:49

Share prices on the JSE have been given a massive boost by European markets having made a strong recovery after the worst two-day fall in world markets since 2008.

Brexit fallout drags down JSE

2016-06-27 13:34

Financial shares on the JSE with direct exposure to the UK economy have traded sharply down, which in turn led the rest of the market lower.

JSE investors on sidelines as world awaits Brexit vote

2016-06-23 13:46

Local investors have mostly been on the sidelines, with slight gains in the two main indices as the Resources index strengthened 1.10% in morning trade.

JSE investors wary as Brexit vote nears

2016-06-21 13:42

JSE investors have been cautious as it appears the UK referendum on Britain’s future will be a close call, putting a damper on the prices of the major dual-listed shares.

JSE gains as investors reassess risk of Brexit

2016-06-19 13:36

The JSE picked up as higher gold prices lifted gold miners and the rand benefited as investors reassessed the probability of Britain voting to leave the European Union.

JSE heading for negative territory after solid start

2016-06-15 14:17

Most indices on the JSE seem set to end the day in negative territory after moving sideways or even downwards in late morning trade.

JSE down on Brexit uncertainty

2016-06-14 12:21

Share prices on the JSE have dipped in reaction to weaker global markets which are caught up in uncertainty over Britain's future membership of the EU.

JSE loses ground as poor GDP data hits home

2016-06-10 13:58

Share prices on the JSE have mostly been down, with financial and resources shares trading lower as weak economic numbers raised concerns about growth prospects.

JSE a mixed bag on economic data

2016-06-08 14:16

The JSE was at midday a mixed bag, with industrial and financial shares sharply down but resources and gold reacting solidly on good economic news for China and higher commodity prices.

How to weed out undesirable sectors for investment

2016-06-07 08:52

A quick way to eliminate a large chunk of JSE-listed stocks as potential investments is to remove entire sectors that are less than stellar from the equation.

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