Stock rout deepens as investors flee to safe-haven assets

2019-05-23 18:41

It was a sea of red across market counter indicators on Thursday as equity indices traded weaker from Asia to the US.

Local bourse weaker as resources buckle

2019-05-22 18:40

The JSE closed weaker on Wednesday led by moderate losses across most blue-chip stocks.

Stocks plummet as US takes aim at Chinese tech giant

2019-05-20 17:44

US tech giant Google has announced that it would be restricting Huawei's access to its android operating system due to the company being blacklisted.

Skeptical investors light on SA stocks after election

2019-05-15 15:57

Investors remained underweight on South African stocks even after the ANC’s victory in this month’s elections, signaling skepticism about the prospect for economic reform, Morgan Stanley has said.

Stock rout worsens ahead of US-China tariff deadline

2019-05-09 17:46

The JSE has tracked other global markets lower as investors increasingly became wary that a deal wouldn’t be reached before Friday’s deadline for tariff hikes.

Trade tensions continue to weigh on the JSE

2019-05-07 18:54

The JSE has closed lower for a second consecutive session as blue-chips remained subdued mainly on the back of negative sentiment across most global indices.

Positive US jobs data lifts stocks

2019-05-03 17:44

The JSE closed firmer on Friday as it tracked other global markets higher which rose on the back of upbeat US jobs data.

JSE weaker as mining blue chips struggle

2019-04-29 19:02

The JSE closed weaker on Monday, mainly on the back of weakness recorded across most blue-chip stocks.

EOH jumps most on record on plans to sell non-core assets

2019-04-16 14:05

The technology company climbed the most on record as it announced plans to sell non-core businesses to generate about R1bn to quash its debts.

JSE inches higher as resources rally

2019-04-08 18:31

Trading on the JSE got off to a lukewarm start as the local bourse traded mostly flat on Monday.


TECHNICAL ANALYSIS: JSE All-share index seen breaking below support area

2019-05-23 16:27

The JSE All-share index is currently breaking below a very important support area as the US-China trade war creates havoc with world stock markets.

JSE closes softer after muted trading session

2019-05-21 18:19

The JSE traded mostly flat on Tuesday as it struggled for direction following a mixed trading session in Asia.

These are foreigners' favourite South African shares, including Clicks and Telkom

2019-05-17 12:15

Foreigners now own 52% of the JSE. This is what they like to buy.

Chinese stock rebound lifts the JSE

2019-05-10 17:48

The JSE has rebounded to close firmer as it was buoyed by the firmer close recorded in Chinese markets.

Grit’s risk removal recipe

2019-05-09 10:09

Real estate investment trust Grit is focusing on multiple asset classes, multiple geographies and hard currency to ensure success on the African continent.

Global markets tumble as Trump threatens higher tariffs on China

2019-05-06 17:57

Stocks have tumbled worldwide after Donald Trump threatened to increase tariffs on Chinese imports to the US over the weekend.

Weaker Chinese economic data dampens investor confidence

2019-04-30 18:32

The local bourse traded mostly flat on Tuesday as global markets digested weaker than expected Chinese economic data.

Why dividends are key

2019-04-26 08:00

PSG Wealth’s Schalk Louw takes a look the FTSE/JSE Dividend Plus Index’s performance to illustrate why you would do well to invest in companies that pay high dividends.

JSE closes weaker as IMF cuts SA's growth forecast

2019-04-09 17:51

The JSE closed weaker on Tuesday as it tracked other global markets lower following the IMF's downward revision of its global growth forecast.

US jobs report lifts global stocks

2019-04-05 18:36

The JSE has closed firmer as it was inspired by US markets which attempted to reach new all-time highs thanks to a better than expected US jobs report.

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