Johannesburg - The JSE share market was in record territory
at noon on Wednesday‚ bouncing back from the previous day’s losses‚ as equity
markets looked to the US Fed policy statement later today.
Platinum shares and industrials led the upside‚ with
SABMiller [JSE:SAB] reaching a fresh record high.
"Today’s gains are speculative; we bounced back from the
lows of Tuesday with no real new information‚” said Shaun Murison‚ market
analyst at IG Markets SA.
At 12:19 local time‚ the JSE All Share [JSE:J203] index was
up 0.82% to 34‚882‚27 points‚ with the Top 40 - (Tradeable) [JSE:J200] index
gaining 0.92% to 30‚665.31 points.