18 August 2021
Ilan Aronson writes passionately about football club fan tokens as an alternative asset class - it makes for fascinating reading!
Grindrod's core portfolio is performing well. Unfortunately, the group still has many non-core assets to dispose of.
Homechoice hasn't been the investor's choice, down over 3 and 5 years. Are its fortunes changing?
17 August 2021
Sasol has walked through the fire and survived. Is the best now over for shareholders, or does the company have more to give?
Distell, Cashbuild, Northam Platinum, Impala Platinum, Sasfin and Truworths all released trading statements yesterday.
Absa's diluted HEPS is 7% ahead of interim 2019 numbers. Notably, the bank bucked the trend in trading income.
Just when you thought you had too many budgets to worry about, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has put us all on notice regarding...
Sasol delivered a strong set of results for the year ended 30 June 2021.
16 August 2021
The losses at Massmart are still enormous. How much more patience can Walmart possibly have with the business?
Construction group Aveng is up 500% from its low of just 1 cent per share. Superhero references are appropriate.
Thungela has given shareholders a 125% return in just over two months after being unbundled by Anglo American.
US equity markets hit record highs
Hosts The Finance Ghost and Mohammed Nalla discuss US-listed stocks Corsair, Callaway, McKesson and Moderna.
13 August 2021
MTN has released its interim results, showing significant improvement in the balance sheet and most operations.
The recent prohibition by the Competition Commission of the proposed sale of Burger King (South Africa) on the grounds of “public interest”, has sparked lengthy debate.
Round up of South African M&A activity for H1 2021 plus the M&A and GCF league tables
Weekly summary of Merger & Acquisition activity by South African companies
Weekly summary of corporate finance activity by South African exchange listed companies
Weekly summary of all Merger & Acquisition activity from across Africa (excluding South Africa)
12 August 2021
Steinhoff's share price rocketed 23% yesterday on the news of support from some major creditors for a revised settlement offer.
AdvTech expects HEPS to be between 34% and 39% higher for the six months to June 2021, a strong result for the company.
Nedbank's net income from lending activities grew 85%, helping to drive a strong earnings recovery vs. 2020's horrible numbers.
Master Drilling has achieved a solid earnings recovery vs. 2020 and is running ahead of 2019 numbers.