Why retail shares are losing their steam

SA retailers are finding it difficult to deal with inflation, competition and credit restrictions, writes Stafford Thomas

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PICK OF THE MONTH: Brimstone

For patient and risk-averse investors, the share is worth accumulating at current levels

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MARC HASENFUSS: Positive ripples in black empowerment waters

Perhaps one should not get carried away yet, but the corporate bustle among some of the JSE’s most enduring empowerment companies could prove inspirational

29 days ago
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BUY, HOLD, SELL: A smaller foot in the global door

Is it worth looking at some of the more modest global investment instruments?

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Trying times for South African economy

Last year was a terrible one for the SA economy. GDP data will reveal just how bad

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Tower Property Fund holding its head high at home and overseas

Tower Property Fund has carefully positioned itself as a well-managed property group with attractive offshore and local components

29 days ago
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