JAMIE CARR: Comair — R1bn win for the underdog

It might pay SAA to take a good look at rival Comair to get some inspiration

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JAMIE CARR: ArcelorMittal SA bounces back to profitability

The return to profitability comes on the back of higher international steel prices, lower costs and higher sales volumes

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JAMIE CARR: Inertia dominates at Hudaco Industries

Hudaco clearly got excited about the recovery plan detailed in President Cyril Ramaphosa’s maiden state of the nation address

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JAMIE CARR: Clicks is a high-quality operation

Clicks announces a few rays of sunshine in a period that has had most of its rivals reaching for the captive bolt

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JAMIE CARR: Naspers on a major growth tear

Naspers spring-cleans to focus on investing in platforms in high-growth markets

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JAMIE CARR: Netflix’s bonanza of content

Investors and lenders seem happy to keep doling out piles of cash to Netflix

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JAMIE CARR: Barrick Gold prepares for the apocalypse

Gold has been the traditional safe haven for millennia, and current circumstances may well be fortuitous for the Barrick-Randgold merger

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JAMIE CARR: Lightbox’s lab-grown gems shine

Lightbox is part of De Beers’ Element Six synthetics business, and it is breaking new ground for De Beers

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JAMIE CARR: Everything impaired at CIG

Consolidated Infrastructure Group is pinning its hopes on renewable energy and off-grid industrial-scale opportunities

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JAMIE CARR: Tiger Brands’ devastating year

This has been a truly challenging year for Tiger Brands, with hiccups across the board and one genuine catastrophe to define the period

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JAMIE CARR: Oceana Group celebrates centenary in style

Oceana Group is showing that there’s a lot to be said for a life on the ocean wave

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JAMIE CARR: Tongaat Hulett’s porridge-like income streams

The venerable agriculture and agri-processing company has been given a pretty comprehensive caning by the market of late

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JAMIE CARR: Denel shooting itself in the foot

Denel has plunged to a loss of R1.7bn that may not match SAA’s more spectacular years but certainly suggests the company has promise

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JAMIE CARR: Famous Brands looking a little more than precarious

Gourmet Burger Kitchen has turned out to be one of the less auspicious pieces of timing in the company’s long and distinguished history

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JAMIE CARR: Balwin Properties pumps out apartments

The group is pumping out between 2,000 and 3,500 apartments a year

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JAMIE CARR: PSG Konsult focused on excellence

PSG Konsult still managed to knock out earnings that are up 18% on the back of strong inflows into its wealth and asset management businesses

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