Nestle’s Magic Beans

  Market Scorecard Welcome back to work, if you are working this week, it is the second of four 4-day working weeks. What will we do later in May when we go back to having to work 5-day weeks? Great job to Bright and Paul for completing the full Ocean's over the weekend. US earnings … Continue reading Nestle’s Magic Beans

Nestle (Star)Bucks the Trend

  Market Scorecard Yesterday was an interesting day on the market. It started off slightly higher, then mid-morning the number of red stocks started outnumbering the green; Naspers was down 3%. That was the case till about 14:30 when our market started to pick up, swinging from red to green. Then at 16:30 when the … Continue reading Nestle (Star)Bucks the Trend

Turn Down For Watch

  Market Scorecard Yesterday Brent Crude broke above $80 a barrel for the first time since 2014; mostly due to supply-side constraints, think Iranian sanctions and a failing Venezuela. Looking to Washington, where a Chinese delegation is meeting with US representatives, the rumour is that China has offered President Donald Trump a $200 billion reduction … Continue reading Turn Down For Watch