09 September 2021
If ever you wanted to see how painful it can be to have high input costs and low pricing power, read Libstar's results.
The trees might be falling but the share price isn't, as York registered a further 7.4% gain yesterday.
ESG investing is increasingly entering mainstream investment discourse and those who once perceived reviewing ESG as simply an exercise of goodwill, will have to adjust. Now...
The JSE TOP40 Share index fell over 1% to around 59,620 on Wednesday, its lowest since July 20th, mainly pressured by weakness in mining and technology...
08 September 2021
Shoprite's focused strategy is paying off, as the group is becoming leaner and smarter overall.
If shareholders approve the buyout and delisting of Imperial, it will be a loss to the JSE. The latest results prove it.
The RDC deal has taken a step closer to being real, but the buyer still needs to raise the funding.
The dollar creeped higher on Tuesday, but last weeks soft jobs report held back any major gains while investor attention shifted to a number of central...
07 September 2021
A share price jump of 16% by lunchtime on results day is the kind of thing that any management team wants to see.
Even with Strawberry Whirls in the product range, AVI could only manage 0.5% revenue growth.
Steinhoff and Ascendis are two of the most speculative plays on the JSE at the moment. They both had the Monday blues.
The European Union is pressing ahead with plans to intensify carbon trading and China has launched its own emissions pricing mechanism.
The JSE was rocked by news late in the day after judgement was handed down in the Steinhoff liquidation case...
06 September 2021
Pressure is mounting on Apple and the Big Tech firms in general, as Apple seeks to appease regulators.
Steinhoff's share price has been on a charge, but the Cape Town High Court is where perhaps the biggest risk is playing out.
In the latest episode of Magic Markets, we discussed the commodity economy in an inflationary environment.
The S&P 500 keeps on making incrementally-small new highs.
03 September 2021
There was a lot of news over the past three days. In this article, I touch on as many important tidbits as possible.
In the age where data is an asset there can be serious consequences for non-compliance with privacy laws
It is estimated that one in every three investments in the world will be ESG-mandated by 2025
Weekly summary of Merger & Acquisition activity by South African companies
The JSE Top 40 dropped to 60,147 on Thursday, led by an over 9% slump in shares of Discovery.
Weekly summary of all Merger & Acquisition activity from across Africa (excluding South Africa)
Weekly summary of corporate finance activity by South African exchange listed companies