Zim stock exchange loses further ground amid anxiety and hope

2017-11-17 19:41

The ZSE has lost further ground as investors speculate that bank balances, which have been losing value against real US dollars, could strengthen in the wake of a potential new political dispensation.

JSE down slightly after recent all time highs

2017-11-08 19:19

Steinhoff has come under pressure after Reuters reported that the company did not tell investors about nearly $1bn in deals.

JSE cools as rand hedges wane

2017-11-02 18:57

The rand firmed to R14.04 to the US dollar, after closing near R14.14/$ on Wednesday.

Rand hedge stocks gain on JSE as local currency slides

2017-10-31 19:41

The rand slipped to R14.17/$ on Tuesday after closing near R14.04/$ on Monday.

JSE closes up despite muted start

2017-10-27 17:58

The rand strengthened to R14.09 t the dollar after trading above R14.25/$ for the better part of Friday's session.

The making of an excellent stock picker

2017-10-02 11:46

Coronation’s Tony Gibson discusses how the markets have changed over the decades and considers what the future holds for the local asset management industry.

Finding grit when investing

2017-07-05 12:19

Running and investing have a few commonalities. Devin Shutte of The Robert Group considers the lessons he learnt in the lead-up to and during his participation in the recent Comrades Marathon.

JSE bruised as mining stocks hit by new charter

2017-06-15 20:30

The JSE has closed significantly lower ahead of the long weekend, with mining stocks feeling the pain following the release of a redrafted mining charter.

Stocks, euro surge as France's Macron favored for presidential win

2017-04-25 07:26

Global markets have rallied after moderate candidate Emmanuel Macron won the first round of France's presidential election, sending stocks to records and boosting the euro.

How to determine if a stock with a high P/E is offering value

2017-02-23 11:50

So is that share with the high price-to-earnings ratio actually going to be worth it? Simon Brown discusses another benchmark that would help to measure a stock’s price.


JSE muted after subdued trading session

2017-11-10 19:02

The local bourse was muted on Friday, with equities not gaining any significant momentum.

JSE ends on all time high

2017-11-07 18:23

As the All-Share index reached a new high of 60 589 points, some gold miners profited from a weaker rand to cancel out a fall in the dollar price of the precious metal.

Be careful of last year’s winners

2017-11-01 14:46

Just because an investment did well last year doesn’t mean it will do so again this year. Ignoring past performance, which factors should you consider before investing in a stock or unit trust?

JSE inches up on flat trade

2017-10-30 19:15

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange edged higher despite a firmer rand and a relatively flat trading session.

When is selling the right option

2017-10-06 15:22

Once you own a share, you might find it hard to sell again. But sometimes you may need to. PSG Wealth’s Schalk Louw provides four reasons to sell a share.

JSE still king in the Middle East and Africa, despite economic slump

2017-09-10 17:25

Oil has denied Saudi Arabia the opportunity to overtake South Africa as the biggest stock market in the Middle East and Africa, even as political turmoil held back share prices in Johannesburg.

Trading: It’s all about controlling your losses

2017-07-03 15:54

Before you start trading, make sure that you understand the fundamentals. Here are a few basic rules to keep in mind to ensure that you make a profit.

Small-caps stocks: What you need to know

2017-06-06 17:01

Overberg Asset Management looks at the benefits of smaller-cap stocks in this week's overview of the economic landscape.

Ignore Brexit noise, says top UK manager betting on small caps

2017-02-28 14:12

The UK’s divorce negotiations with the European Union will be less of a driver for equity markets in 2017 and that should benefit investors in smaller businesses.

US stocks rise, dollar falls as Trump era begins

2017-01-22 11:17

US stocks picked up while the dollar fell as Donald Trump was officially sworn in as the president of the United States and Barack Obama's term ended.

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