10 February 2021
The platinum producer has benefitted from higher PGM prices and the inclusion of its new business in Canada.
The gold mining company has benefitted from a big rise in the gold price last year.
The security gates specialist has benefitted from stronger sales, cost controls and fewer shares in issue.
The records management and document storage group has grown first-half earnings and reduced debt despite the impact of Covid-19.
The network operator says the sale to Belgian telecoms group Proximus will help it reduce debt and unlock value for shareholders.
The real estate investment trusts plans to sell its last remaining retail assets by the end of the year.
09 February 2021
The telecoms group reported a big decline in fixed line and interconnection revenue as the economy remains under strain.
The platinum group metals miner says higher prices more than made up for the closure of its converter plant.
The gold mining company has benefitted from the weaker rand, a higher gold price and increased production.
The real estate investment trust will use the proceeds from the sale to reduce its loan-to-value ratio.
The paper and packaging group reduced its interest bill as it used strong cash flows to pay down debt.
The packaging business defied general market sentiment, delivering growth in revenue and earnings.
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The packaging group says its Metals business was not as badly affected by the third alcohol ban, which ended last week.
The network operator will report a rise of as much as 70 per cent in full-year profit as it grows subscribers and service revenue.
While the second Covid-19 wave has been more severe, revenue and operating profit have improved since the end of its last financial year.
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A strong operational performance and the full-year inclusion of its Marikana operations coincided with an improvement in metal prices.
The energy company says MAST will announce its LSE listing date with its final prospectus.
The telecoms and fintech group says a combination with Adapt IT would reduce financial risk exposure and create critical mass.
05 February 2021
The property fund says its short-term liquidity could come under pressure if lockdowns and trading restrictions affect its tenants.
The National Mining Agency declined a request to keep the loss-making mines on care and maintenance.
The publishing and printing group now owns just under a third of the issued share capital of Mpact.
A number of its subsidiaries will help NED Nederlands leverage its presence in Africa.
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04 February 2021
The drinks group has grown volumes and revenue as South Africans stockpiled ahead of liquor bans.
After posting a decline in earnings last year, the group will report an improved performance for the first half of its new financial year.
The paper and pulp producer expects profitability to continue improving in the second quarter as demand and prices recover.
The aluminium products manufacturer says demand for its rolled products has picked up since the announcement of new import duties.
The electrical, cable and lighting business says first-half earnings will be as much as 30 percent higher.
Cynthia Carroll has worked in the resources sector for more than 30 years at companies that include Amoco, Alcan, Anglo American and Vedanta.