Markets

6 days ago | May 7, 2021

Positive sentiment continues on ZSE

A positive sentiment continued to prevail on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) for the second consecutive week, which ...

3 weeks ago | April 23, 2021

Market bubble fears rekindled

It is hard to imagine that only a year ago, markets hit rock bottom and investors were worried about how the rest of ...

Nigerians shun Naira for foreign currencies

Nigerians have been accumulating foreign currencies to protect their wealth from naira volatility and surging inflation, ...

3 weeks ago | April 21, 2021

Just In: TM Pick n Pay in solid performance

Grocery retailer TM Pick n Pay had a solid performance for the full year to end of February 2021, according to one of ...

4 weeks ago | April 16, 2021

Stock Market: don’t leap before looking

This past Wednesday as I was writing this column, we were already halfway through the month — the 14th of April 2021.

Stock markets rise, oil drops

Stock markets mostly rose yesterday, supported by a strong start to the US earnings season.

Stock Market Weekly Review

Equities on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) continued on a free-fall as it slid for the seventh consecutive session by ...

What market debut of Coinbase means

Coinbase went public on Wednesday on the Nasdaq exchange, and you probably have at least one friend pointing to the news ...

1 month ago | April 9, 2021

First quarter economic review

It’s been a while since I wrote Taking Stock after taking a few weeks’ break from work.

Abu Dhabi oil giant ADNOC considers IPO

DUBAI. — Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) is considering listing its drilling business on the local stock market, ...

Stock Market Weekly Review

After last week’s attempt to rally towards previous record levels, the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange’s market capitalisation ...

London hits pre-Covid peak

World stocks mostly rose on Thursday, with London striking its highest level since before the pandemic.

India’s equity mutual funds show first inflows after eight months

India’s equity mutual funds recorded inflows in March after eight months of outflows, industry data showed on Thursday, ...

Unit Trusts Funds outpaces ZSE, all share index, inflation

The latest edition of the GroWealth Unit Trusts Performance Survey shows that most Unit Trust Funds outpaced the ...

1 month ago | April 2, 2021

PPC’s planned equity raise under review, pushed out six months

The planned equity capital raise of at least US$50.30 million by JSE-listed cement and lime producer PPC to degear the ...

Stock Market Weekly Review

The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange had its best closing month in more than a year after its market capitalisation closed at ...

2 months ago | March 26, 2021

European stocks fall again as Covid-19 crisis festers

Europe’s two biggest economies, Germany and France, have been forced along with other countries to impose new ...

Oil prices slump on renewed lockdowns

Oil prices slumped Tuesday on lower demand prospects.

US value, cyclical stocks remain favoured

US value and cyclical stocks continue to be strategists’ favourite pick on multiple supportive factors while expected ...

US$1,9t stimulus a major win for Biden

The US$1,9-trillion dollar economic stimulus plan is viewed as the first legislative victory for Democratic President ...