Renewed trade talks fail to lift JSE sentiment

2019-10-09 18:39

The JSE retreated on Wednesday despite a broad-based rebound across the major global markets on the back of positive news from Chinese officials.

JSE bucks global trend to close firmer

2019-10-07 18:08

The JSE bucks the trend in other global markets as it surged to close firmer on Monday.

Springbok game 'distracts' traders on JSE

2019-10-04 18:07

South African equities traders have had a busy week, but Friday's session came with a big rugby World Cup game in the middle of the day.

Local markets close week in limbo

2019-09-27 18:34

Equity markets have traded mixed on Friday as uncertainty around impeachment proceedings in the US continued to hold the market back.

Local bourse firmer as blue chips rebound

2019-09-26 19:48

The JSE edged higher on Thursday as most blue-chips rebounded following the slump recorded on Wednesday.

JSE softer as global risks loom

2019-09-25 17:45

The JSE fell on Wednesday amid a flurry of global political and growth risks which continue to erode confidence from skeptic investors.

Local bourse inches higher after slow start

2019-09-20 18:10

The JSE pared earlier losses and climbed towards the end of the day to eventually close firmer on Friday.

Stocks softer as investors await Fed decision

2019-09-18 20:41

More focus will be on the press conference following the interest rate decision for more clues on how the Fed plans to help spur economic growth given that the ECB has already taken on quantitative easing.

Hong Kong shares fall for third day

2019-09-18 10:28

Hong Kong stocks have finished Wednesday with losses, extending a sell-off to a third day as traders fret over the impact of protests on the city, while they are awaiting a key Federal Reserve policy decision later in the day.

European equities dip at open before Fed

2019-09-18 10:17

European stock markets slid at the open on Wednesday as investor caution set in before the Federal Reserve's latest interest rate decision.


JSE slips as trade concerns spread

2019-10-08 18:07

The local bourse eventually closed softer on Tuesday despite opening flat.

JSE: minor relief for stocks

2019-10-04 18:33

Stocks on the JSE edged marginally higher after a difficult week of trading in which investors shunned riskier assets due to weak economic data.

Stocks slump further as growth fears rise

2019-10-03 19:35

The JSE closed weaker for a second consecutive session as global markets remained subdued due to weak economic data.

Worst third quarter since 2011 halts SA stocks’ ascent

2019-09-27 17:04

Worries about global growth, the prolonged trade war and a moribund economy have stopped South African stocks in their tracks.

TECHNICAL ANALYSIS: JSE platinum index continues new recovery high trend

2019-09-26 19:47

The JSE platinum index continues to make new recovery highs as platinum stocks continue to be amongst the leaders on the JSE.

US stocks mixed on impeachment probe; Nike, Boeing up

2019-09-25 17:20

Wall Street stocks have been mixed early Wednesday, with Nike and Boeing gaining, as investors took a wait-and-see approach to a congressional impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump.

JSE flat as Reserve Bank keeps rates unchanged

2019-09-19 18:43

Shares on the JSE tracked mostly lower on Thursday before closing softer as the Reserve Bank delivered its Monetary Policy Committee statement

World markets waver before Fed rate call

2019-09-18 14:19

Global equities have wavered on Wednesday as caution set in before a crucial US interest rate decision, while investors remained alert to developments in the Middle East after the weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities.

Tokyo's Nikkei snaps 10-day winning streak

2019-09-18 10:20

Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index has edged down on Wednesday as investors cashed in on recent gains after a 10-day winning streak.

Asian markets mixed ahead of key Fed meeting

2019-09-18 10:15

Asian equities have been mixed, with attention turning to the Federal Reserve's key policy decision later in the day, while investors remain on alert for developments in the Middle East after the attack on Saudi oil facilities rocked markets.

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