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Sell-off on the JSE Continued Yesterday for a Second Consecutive Day

  Johannesburg—Sunburst Africa—The JSE All-Share Index closed 0.25 percent in negative territory on the JSE yesterday after trading lower on Tuesday June 19th. Among  top losers of the day were Kumba Iron Ore Ltd (JSE Code: KIO), down 5.8 percent,  Tiger Brands Ltd (JSE Code: TBS) down 4.5 percent,  MTN Group Ltd (JSE Code: MTN), Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (JSE Code: […]

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Global Economic Updates

Economy Chinese stocks led falls across Asia today, after the latest gauge of China’s factory sector activity raised concerns about the world’s second-largest economy. The HSBC manufacturing purchasing managers index inched up to 49.7 for January, compared with 49.6 in December, but still remained below the 50 level which separates contraction from expansion. The measure comes just one day after […]

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The JSE Closed in Positive Territory As ECB Announced Quantitative Easing Program

By Editor Sunburst Afrca Johannesburg—Sunburst Africa— After trading in positive territory for most of the day, the JSE All-Share Index closed 0.57 percent in positive territory following the announcement of the landmark Quantitative Easing (QE) program by the European Central Bank. Top winners of the day included Imperial up 4.2 percent, Mr. Price up 3.2 percent, Anglo up 2.8 percent, […]

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Who Brought us Yesterday’s Santa Claus Rally?

By Vivian Atud Summary The markets saw a Santa Claus Rally yesterday after a dismal start to the month of December. Low oil prices still impact market. The JSE traded in positive territory yesterday and closed 1.57 percent with the all share index closing at 50254points. Just two trading days left for 2014 At the beginning of December investors have […]

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