TECHNICAL ANALYSIS: JSE top 15 index downtrend to continue

2019-08-23 20:45

The JSE financial 15 index has been battered in recent weeks, by a combination of a very weak local economy, as well as a very weak rand. Its chart is showing more downside to come.

Weaker retail sector sentiment dominates JSE trend

2019-08-22 17:44

The local bourse has retreated on the back of broad-based losses across all the major local indices.

Retailers struggle as JSE closes weaker

2019-08-20 17:41

The JSE has closed softer as a broad-based selloff saw most global equity markets retreat on Tuesday.

Steinhoff has just hit a new record low – it has now lost 99% of its value. These are the odds it will survive, according to a fund manager

2019-08-19 16:01

The main investor concern is whether it can outlive the many legal claims coming its way.

Eurozone stocks climb at open, London flat

2019-08-07 10:37

Eurozone stock markets have climbed in initial deals, while London flattened, approaching the half-way mark in a choppy trading week.

The correlation between shares and interest rates

2019-07-30 08:14

Decades of stock market and interest rates data point to a strong correlation between the two. PSG Wealth’s Schalk Louw explains what history tells us about declining interest rate phases and how it could impact the JSE.

Let's talk investments at the #JSESheInvests event

2019-07-25 12:33

The JSE, in partnership with Easy Equities and True Love, will bring together industry leaders and financial specialists from across the country, in an investment and empowerment event for women

Muted session for the JSE as central bank cuts rates

2019-07-18 18:15

The JSE had a relatively muted session on Thursday as it struggled to find direction ahead of the South African Reserve Bank’s interest rate decision.

South African men get paid much more than women - here are the worst industries

2019-07-17 07:17

The report also found that 85.9% of listed South Africa companies are white.

JSE closes 0.27% firmer

2019-07-15 18:12

Momentum continued to favour the bulls on Monday as Asian and US markets continued to advance, while the JSE All-Share index closes 0.27% firmer.


JSE softer as bearish sentiment persists

2019-08-23 17:39

The JSE had another tough session as it closed weaker on Friday as sentiment remained mostly bearish across all the major sectors.

JSE firmer as SA inflation slows

2019-08-21 17:45

The JSE has advanced primarily on the back of solid gains on the financials index which were bolstered by the firmer rand.

Stocks rise as US says it is making progress with trade talks

2019-08-19 17:46

The JSE has gotten off to a firmer start this week as it tracked other global stocks higher, after the US signalled progress in the trade talks with China.

Local bourse barely closes firmer after lukewarm session

2019-08-07 18:05

The JSE barely closed firmer on Wednesday following another session in which the local index gave up earlier gains towards the close.

Hong Kong shares pare some losses by lunch

2019-08-06 09:51

Hong Kong stocks have recovered some of their heavy losses by lunch after opening sharply down, tracking a global sell-off amid surging US-China trade war tensions.

Financials lead gains on JSE

2019-07-29 18:18

The local index started the week in stride as it closed firmer on Monday, mainly on the back of broad-based gains across all the main sectors.

JSE rises as market participants bet on more central bank stimulus

2019-07-19 17:50

The JSE has risen primarily on the back of gains recorded on the mining index as well as advances from all the major indices.

JSE weaker ahead of SARB rate decision

2019-07-17 18:05

The local bourse has retreated on Wednesday mainly on the back of broad-based weakness across most major global indices.

Financials lead the surge on the JSE

2019-07-16 19:06

The JSE has advanced mainly on the back of a rally led by the financials index which rose on the back of a firmer rand.

Powell’s comments inspire stock rally

2019-07-10 20:07

The JSE rebounded to close firmer on Wednesday on the back of broad-based gains across all the major indices.

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