Rogan gets Ripped

  Market Scorecard Yesterday gambling stocks surged locally with Tsogo Sun Gaming and Sun International up 36% and 23% respectively. At the other end of the scale some local companies have started to raise money from shareholders, showing the pressure on company balance sheets. Curro and TFG (The Foschini Group) have both announced that they … Continue reading Rogan gets Ripped

Monetise the Sun

  Market Scorecard It was a mixed day for equity markets yesterday. The JSE All-share started the day in the green, then dropped into the red, and finished off with a late surge to end slightly down for the day. In the US, there was a divergence between tech stocks and everything else. The Nasdaq … Continue reading Monetise the Sun

Give us Space

  Market Scorecard The Nasdaq is at a record high and the S&P 500 is now positive for the year. If you had fallen asleep in February and woken up today, the only way you would know something happened is all the people walking around with face masks. Vestact by default is optimistic about the … Continue reading Give us Space

Send it Home

  Market Scorecard Global markets were flying high yesterday, continuing from the news on Wednesday that the US and China agreed to meet again. This trade war dance has been going on since the beginning of 2018 and has made markets rather volatile over the period. The FT had this to say in their morning … Continue reading Send it Home

Shop Right

Market Scorecard Markets had a strong close on Friday thanks to high hopes of a trade deal, then US markets were closed on Monday, but on Tuesday they dropped over 1% because of worries a trade deal won't be reached by the 1 March deadline. March is going to be a huge month for political … Continue reading Shop Right