Yesterday, Nedbank Group released its results for the six months to the end of June.
The banking group surpassed analysts' expectations boosting earnings over 14%.
Shares in the company rose strongly on release of the results.
Let's take a closer look at what the results revealed…
Nedbank saw earnings rise over 14%
Nedbank [JSE:NED] posted a rise in earnings of 14.1% for its fi... ››› more
With its South African roots going back to 1970, WBHO is a construction company. The company has a listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange…
Full name: Wilson Bayly Holmes – Ovcon Limited
Short name: WBHO
Sector: Construction & materials – construction & materials
Five top facts about WBHO
WBHO employs over 5,200 people across its operations. The compan... ››› more
Metair Investments is a holding and management company of businesses focusing on the manufacture and distribution of automobile products. The company has a listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange…
Full name: Metair Investments Limited
Short name: Metair
Sector: Automobiles & parts – automobiles & parts
Five top facts about Metair Investments
Metair Inves... ››› more
Think how much your life has changed over the past couple of decades thanks to mobile devices. You may have a smart phone, a tablet, a laptop or even an electric car.
All of these things are reliant on one thing: Batteries. Without batteries, they wouldn't be possible.
With such potential in the sector, where can you look to profit from growth?
Read on to find out…
The history of ... ››› more
Oando is an energy solutions provider based in Nigeria. The company has a listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange…
Full name: Oando Plc
Short name: Oando
Sector: Oil & gas – oil producers
Five top facts about Oando
Making up Oando are six companies. Oando is one of Nigeria’s largest oil companies.
Oando has a secondary listing on the Johan... ››› more
Super Group is a South African logistics company operating in Africa and overseas. The company has a listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange…
Full name: Super Group Limited
Short name: SuprGrp
Sector: Industrial goods & services – industrial transportation
Five top facts about Super Group
Super Group employs nearly 8,000 people across its operations. As ... ››› more
Invicta Holdings is a South African investment holding and management company in the industrial engineering arena. The majority of the company's assets are in southern Africa. Invicta Holdings has a listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange…
Full name: Invicta Holdings Limited
Short name: Invicta
Sector: Industrial goods & services – industrial engineering
Five top fac... ››› more
Datatec is an information and communications technology (ICT) business operating on a global scale. The company has a listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange…
Full name: Datatec Limited
Short name: Datatec
Sector: Technology – computer & software services
Five top facts about Datatec
Datatec employs over 7,500 people across over 50 countries in the infor... ››› more
EOH Holdings is the largest company in its field providing technology and business solutions to its clients. The company has a listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange…
Full name: EOH Holdings Limited
Short name: EOH
Sector: Technology – software & computer services
Five top facts about EOH Holdings
EOH Holdings employs about 8,000 people. The company ser... ››› more
Erin Energy Corporation is an American oil and gas explorer and producer. The company has a listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange…
Full name: Erin Energy Corporation
Short name: Erin
Sector: Oil & gas – oil & gas producers
Five top facts about Erin Energy Corporation
Erin Energy Corporation’s headquarters are in Texas, Houston in the US.
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Adcock Ingram Holdings is a South African drug maker, producing a number of products in the healthcare arena. The company has a listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange…
Full name: Adcock Ingram Holdings Limited
Short name: Adcock
Sector: Health care – pharmaceuticals & biotechnology
Five top facts about Adcock Ingram Holdings
Adcock Ingram Holdings emplo... ››› more
Famous Brands provides a variety of well-known franchises in the food industry. The company has a listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange…
Full name: Famous Brands Limited
Short name: FamBrands
Sector: Travel & leisure – travel & leisure
Five top facts about Famous Brands
Famous Brands employs over 1,440 people in its provision of franchises in the fast ... ››› more
Pick n Pay Holdings is the investment holding company of Pick n Pay Stores. The company has a listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange…
Full name: Pick n Pay Holdings Limited
Short name: PIKWIK
Sector: Retail – food & drug retailers
Five top facts about Pick n Pay Holdings
Pick n Pay Holdings is an investment holding company, which is the major shareholde... ››› more
The South African telecoms sector hasn't fared so well in 2015.
Companies such as MTN, Vodacom and Telkom haven't lived up to investor's expectations so far.
These companies continue to face tough market conditions, job cuts and slow growth.
However, a couple weeks ago in my article "There's a trading war between two telecoms giants", I mentioned that the Vodacom-Neotel deal would be an... ››› more
Technology stocks have come a long way since the dotcom bust of 2000. Technology is such an integral part of daily life.
Just think how you rely on technology for so many aspect of your day to day tasks: Online banking, social media, email, etc. The list is long.
And it's not just individuals that need technology. Companies across the globe depend on it for their businesses.
So what sort ... ››› more
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