Coffee on the House

  Market Scorecard The Dow Jones Index turns 124 this week. The index is composed of only 30 stocks because before computers the index had to be compiled by hand. For most of its 124 year history, the Dow has done a great job showing the average level of the US stock market. Over the … Continue reading Coffee on the House

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  Market Scorecard On a conference call yesterday Tito Mboweni said that he expects the South African economy to contract by 6.4%, and that our budget deficit would be around 10%. In a sign of how tough things are locally, SA Express was put into liquidation yesterday. The government says that a new airline will … Continue reading YouTube Steps Up