WATCH: Stock picks — Nintendo and Anglo American

Devin Shutte from The Robert Group and Jonathan Fisher from PSG Wealth Sandton Grayston, talk to Business Day TV

WATCH: Stock pick — Impala Platinum

Graeme Franck from PSG Wealth Sandton Graytson talks to Business Day TV about his stock pick of the day

Asian shares rise as dollar eases

Markets shrug off concerns about rising infections in the region

Oil prices climbing as UK and US economies reopen

Optimism over reopenings outweighs fears of slower fuel demand in Asia

JSE could benefit from higher Asian markets on Tuesday

There is still caution in the market, however, amid inflation concerns and Covid-19 threat

Market data — May 17 2021

Market data including bonds and fuel prices

MARKET WRAP: Miners lead gains on the JSE

Precious metals index gains the most in more than three months, while rising Covid-19 cases in parts of Asia threaten sentiment

Crypto yield farming offers handsome returns but comes with high risk

Lending bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies can earn owners annual percentage yields of 2%-6%

JSE strengthens but momentum from Friday’s rally slips

Spiking Covid-19 cases in Asia and new lockdowns in the region are weighing on sentiment

Musk tweet over ditching bitcoin puts cryptocurrency in tailspin

Tesla owner seemed to agree with a post that reads it should divest what at one point was a $1.5bn stake

Momentum in commodity markets slips after huge gains

The main threat to a renewed rally is the latest series of lockdowns in Asia to curb spiking Covid-19 cases

Oil rises as demand recovery raise hopes for fuel consumption

US, China and parts of Europe are rebounding strongly from the pandemic as a vaccination drive accelerates

JSE faces mixed Asian markets on Monday amid Covid-19 jitters

India continues to grapple with a severe outbreak amid extensions of lockdown restrictions and disappointing data

Market data — May 16 2021

Market data including bonds and fuel prices

MARKET WRAP: JSE gains after a volatile week

Despite Friday’s gains, the all share fell 2.79% for the week, dragged lower by weekly losses in miners and the industrial index

WATCH: The week in review

Michael Avery is joined by a panel for a review of the week’s local and global markets

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