JAMIE CARR: May Uber never see profitability?

It’s clear that this is a sector that needs some proper international regulation

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JAMIE CARR: Saudi Aramco completely dwarfs rivals

Its profits are not far shy of double those of Apple, the world’s second-most profitable company

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JAMIE CARR: Another mighty performance from Capitec

Capitec has stuck to the fundamentals that have underpinned its remarkable success story and continues to add clients at speed

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JAMIE CARR: British American Tobacco will continue to thrive

BAT has proved itself to be a strong performer over the years, and it is well-placed to continue to thrive in these new markets

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JAMIE CARR: Group Five — another corpse among the construction pile

The particular noose around Group Five’s neck was its catastrophic Kpone power station contract in Ghana

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JAMIE CARR: Aspen Pharmacare’s truly biblical hammering

The core business, however, remains sound, and amid all the hysteria there may well be a buying opportunity

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JAMIE CARR: Mondi all wrapped and ready

It is uniquely positioned to create packaging to minimise the impact of plastic on the planet

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JAMIE CARR: Anglo American’s remarkable comeback

Productivity has doubled over a six-year period, an achievement that puts it among industry leaders

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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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