Top40 Q1 2016 bubble graphic

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Top40 Q1 2016 bubble graphic Every quarter we publish our bubble graphic showing the Top40 individual stock returns for that period. We also include; Dividend yield (x axis) PE ratio (after share code) Market cap (bubble size) Return for the period (y axis) We also include the four main indices; Top40 Resi10 Fini15 Indi25 Click on ...

Top 40 stock returns for 2015

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Top 40 stock returns in 2015 2015 has been a mixed year for JSE Top 40 stock returns.  The Top 40 index went up almost 5% before dividends while the Indi25 lead the way and the Resi10 crumbled. The picture would have been worse if a couple of commodity stocks hadn’t left the Top 40 ...

Do you remember Black Monday?

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Do you remember Black Monday? Or as I called it at the time, “Overcast Monday”? It was 24 August 2015. Almost everybody was in a panic back then. At the time I posted a column here that said we shouldn’t worry. (Check the link for the most important chart for any long-term investor). My point ...

Infographic: How high will a stock go?

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One of the most popular questions is how high can a stock, index, currency, commodity or whatever go? The other question is how low can it go? Well, the answer is simple. Make sure you’re on the right side of the move and don’t expect it to reverse just because it seems to have gone ...