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Resources lead gains on the JSE

Oct 21 2019 21:31

A resource-led rally saw the JSE close firmer on Monday amidst a global market which was struggling to digest developments with Brexit


Muzzled session for the JSE

Oct 18 2019 18:16

Markets in Asia did have some direction primarily on the back of weaker than expected Chinese GDP numbers which fell to a 30-year low of 6.0% QoY.


China stocks drop most in month as weak economic growth sinks in

Oct 18 2019 13:06

Chinese stocks have dropped the most in a month on Friday after worsening economic data dimmed the outlook for corporate earnings.


Local bourse closes softer after muted session

Oct 17 2019 18:59

The local bourse shrugged off gains that were recorded in Europe and the United States of America following the announcement that the United Kingdom and European Union had agreed on a Brexit deal.


Stocks rise on positive US earnings and Brexit deal

Oct 15 2019 18:11

With the United States earnings reporting season having kicked off today following the release of earnings from some of the major banks, investors shifted their focus to the health of the US companies.


Resources set tone for the local bourse

Oct 14 2019 18:11

The JSE also shrugged off earlier momentum from Chinese markets which rallied on the optimism of a partial trade deal. The rand held on to its gains as it peaked at a session high of R14.72/$ before it was recorded trading 0.01% firmer at R14.79/$ at 17:00.


Stocks rise on promise of trade deal

Oct 11 2019 18:39

Reactions to the headlines about the trade war have become fickle as the tension has been drawn out, however there seems to be an elevated sense of optimism that the current talks will yield a partial deal.


Oil jumps above $60 as Iran tanker attack reignites Mideast risk

Oct 11 2019 15:09

Oil jumped back above $60 a barrel after reports of a missile strike on an Iranian tanker near the Saudi Arabian port city of Jeddah reignited fears over military escalation in the world’s most important crude-producing region.


Renewed trade talks fail to lift JSE sentiment

Oct 09 2019 18:39

The JSE retreated on Wednesday despite a broad-based rebound across the major global markets on the back of positive news from Chinese officials.

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