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Felicity Duncan: Apple in 2015 - boom or bust

2014-12-31 10:39

Apple has had a very strong year: its stock is up almost 46% year-to-date, its earnings grew over 20% year-on-year and 2014 saw the successful launch of the iPhone 6.

Ain’t seen nothing yet

2011-08-04 00:00

Network operators continue to be solid investments. The rapid growth we saw from companies such as MTN in the early days seemed too good to be true at the time. And while the initial explosion is well over, most major operators have managed to sustain impressive growth numbers right up until now.

Speed storage

2011-07-14 00:00

I know what you’re thinking: Is Finweek really carrying a review of a USB flash drive? As mundane as ballpoint pens, USB thumb drives have become a staple in office environments.

‘Loved or feared?’

2011-07-14 00:00

Numerous academic studies have shown the most effective leaders are generally those who give employees a voice, treat them with dignity and consistency and base decisions on accurate and complete information.

Listing poses questions

2011-06-02 00:00

For the second time since the bull market in commodities started early in 2009 there’s again some hesitation – causing concern among investors.

Packed with potential

2011-05-26 00:00

I was in two minds about reviewing the BlackBerry PlayBook before it’s available in South Africa but decided to do so due to the amount of interest expressed by readers. I’m also in two minds about the device itself.

Better than expected

2011-05-05 00:00

Manufacturing production came out stronger than expected in February, which augurs well for first quarter gross domestic product growth. The seasonally adjusted Kagiso Purchasing Managers’ index put in a strong performance in March, suggesting February’s buoyancy in manufacturing production continued into that month.

Confidence declines again

2011-04-28 00:00

Business confidence in South Africa’s construction industry is at its lowest level in 11 years. However, there was some up-tick in actual activity during first quarter 2011, extending a trend that started in second quarter 2010.

Floating the Internet

2011-04-21 00:00

The realities of getting and staying connected to the Internet in South Africa remain headache-inducing, despite liberalisation in the country’s telecommunications regime.

Growth flattens out

2011-04-14 00:00

First National Bank says in its latest property market analytics that there was some flattening out in the recent declining trend in house price growth in March this year. After some slowing in the two middle quarters of 2010, South Africa’s economy appeared to undergo a “mini-recovery” in the summer months.

 

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2011-08-04 00:00

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Action replay

2011-08-04 00:00

I’m not exactly what you’d call an outdoorsman. Most sports that happen in forests seem like a bad idea after seeing that movie about the mountain-biker who had to chop off his own arm.

Bits

2011-07-14 00:00

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Greeks grabbing gold

2011-07-14 00:00

The financial storms raging around the heads of the Greeks have recently led to a strong increase in people buying gold in that country. Some have even converted all their savings into gold in one form or another.

Bits

2011-05-26 00:00

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Countering unemployment

2011-05-26 00:00

Sustainable growth in job creation to reach Government’s aim of halving South Africa’s unemployment by 2014 will depend on new and bigger business investment, Human Science Research Council (HSRC) senior researcher Miriam Altman says in the latest HSRC Review.

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2011-05-05 00:00

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2011-04-28 00:00

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2011-04-21 00:00

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Bolstering people

2011-04-14 00:00

Nurture your people and there’s every chance your company will move considerably up the rankings of good corporate governance.

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