South African Mining Stocks Crash To 5-Year Low Valuations After Policy Shock

South Africa’s new mining charter (that all local mines should be 30% black-owned) is scaring away investors. The charter revision comes shortly after Africa&rsqu.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 19th, 2017

IMF says perceptions of weakening governance to weigh on South African growth

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Global and domestic factors, including perceptions of weakening governance and rising uncertainty regarding policy direction are likely to weigh on South Africa's economic growth next year, the International Monetary Fund sai.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 13th, 2016

South Africa"s rand flat ahead of S&P review, stocks fall

South Africa's rand weakened on Thursday as the dollar regained recent losses on improved economic data, while stocks kicked off the last month of the year on the backfoot as lower bullion prices hit gold mining shares. At 1550 GMT the rand had slipp.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 1st, 2016

South African Mining at Risk of Collapse

Investors see risk in political instabilityRelated Stocks: SBGL, GFI, AU, HMY,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusNov 29th, 2016

Mining Stocks to Watch for Earnings on Nov 9: SLW, AG & More

A preview of the quarterly numbers that a few miners will report on Nov 9. The mining industry seems to have found its footing this year after a difficult 2015 that bore the brunt of a crash in the commodity prices. Particularly, silver and gol.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksNov 8th, 2016

Mining Stocks" Earnings Slated for Nov 2: KGC, RGLD & More

Let's see what's in store for few miners that are set to report quarterly numbers on Nov 2. Last year had been harrowing for miners given the slowdown in China and a subsequent crash in commodity prices. In the wake of falling demand, the only.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksNov 1st, 2016

5 Mining Stocks to Buy on Strong Momentum

We suggest 5 mining stocks with solid momentum to add to your portfolio. Last year, the slowdown in China and the subsequent crash in commodity prices had left miners in a lurch. Miners saw millions being wiped out and, in the wake of falling d.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksSep 20th, 2016

Cash-rich pension funds in Ghana drive world-beating stocks

A flood of money from private pension funds has driven a 33 percent surge in Ghana’s benchmark stock index this year, giving the West African country the world’s best-performing equities......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral5 hr. 9 min. ago

South Africa ETFs in Focus as Zuma Resigns

South Africa stocks rally as President Jacob Zuma resigns. The South African economy suffered extensive political woes under Jacob Zuma&r.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytFeb 19th, 2018

Gold Fields Jumps 1.23%

The South African miner got a boost from earnings results for 2017Related Stocks: GFI,.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytFeb 15th, 2018

New South African Leader"s Challenge: Attack Apartheid"s Remnants

South Africa’s incoming president has a year to convince voters the ruling African National Congress can shed the corruption scandals that have battered the party......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 15th, 2018

South African market soars 4% on Jacob Zuma"s exit, emerging stocks rise

Deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to replace Zuma as president.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 15th, 2018

Jacob Zuma Steps Down as South Africa"s President

South African President Jacob Zuma bowed to intense pressure and resigned, ending a nine-year tenure that dragged the liberation party of Nelson Mandela into a series of political and financial crises......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 14th, 2018

Sentiment Speaks: Mining Stocks Have Been The Most Frustrating Trade For The Last Year

Sentiment Speaks: Mining Stocks Have Been The Most Frustrating Trade For The Last Year.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaFeb 11th, 2018

Mines-to-market integration: Gold mining lands on policy makers" table

Experts say policy incomplete without promoting mining, India has potential to mine 100 tonnes of the metal per year.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 6th, 2018

Blowout in bond yields rattles Asian stocks, buoys euro

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The euro neared multi-year peaks on Friday as talk of policy tightening in Europe and expectations that inflation is set to gear higher drove up borrowing costs globally, a move that sparked a sell-off in Asian equities......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 1st, 2018

Asia stocks poised for best month in nearly two years, dollar frail before Fed

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asia stocks steadied on Wednesday after stuttering in the wake of rising global bond yields, while the dollar came under renewed pressure, slipping to 2-1/2-year lows versus the yuan, ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy decision......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 31st, 2018

South African rand hits highs: Here"s a super-quick guide to what traders are talking about right now

Thomson Reuters Dave Lutz, head of ETFs at JonesTrading, has an overview of today's markets. The US stock market is trading higher as Trump addresses Davos. The South African rand is trading at three and a half year hi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 26th, 2018

AMD, NVIDIA Stocks Rise Due To Ethereum Mining

The recent crash in cryptocurrency prices had many investors upset, but the stock for AMD and NVIDIA is on the rise due to high sales of GPUs to power Ethereum mining. Ethereum Mining Profit Cryptocurrencies across .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 23rd, 2018

Commodities Corner: Gold rally brightens the outlook for mining stocks

Gold mining stocks lagged behind the performance in prices for the precious metal last year, but they could surpass gold’s rise in 2018......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 19th, 2018

Racist Flyers Calling African-Americans ‘Stupid Monkeys’ Found at South Carolina College

The discovery is only one of many at college campuses in the past year......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 17th, 2018