JSE remains steady ahead of Naspers results
Naspers is expected to release its annual results later in the day. The company said last week that earnings in the year to end-March grew by up to a third
The JSE was little changed as global markets were mixed on Friday morning, shedding Thursday’s gains.
By 09.41 am, the Shanghai Composite had gained 0.5% and Japan’s Nikkei 225 0.6%, while Hong Kong’s Hang Seng was down 0.48% as the city’s residents returned to the streets in protest. In Europe, the FTSE 100 had gained 0.13%, France’s CAC 40 0.16%, while Germany’s DAX 30 was flat.