Podcast: Predictions 2021

In JSE Direct, Latest by Simon Brown

2021 predictions show

Every year Marc AshtonKeith McLachlan and Simon Brown do a predictions show. Three wild and woolly predictions for the markets followed by a call on the Top40 and ZAR for the year ahead.

Importantly we start each show with a review of the previous year’s predictions and you’ll find the 2020 predictions show here.



The 2021 predictions are (listen for reasoning);

Marc Ashton

  • Not more than 10% of SA population (6million) vaccinated during 2021
  • Gold close 2021 +$2k
  • Ford & GM out preform Tesla
  • Top40 ~ green
  • ZAR ~ stronger

Keith McLachlan

  • Resi10 in $ will beat Nasdaq
  • US ten year real yield (less inflation) will be negative
  • Eastern Cape house price inflation will beat Gauteng
  • Top40 ~ green
  • ZAR ~ stronger

Simon Brown

  • Russel 2000 beats S&P500
  • Resi10 beats Fini15 & Indi25
  • No US or ZA rate increases this year
  • Top40 ~ green
  • ZAR ~ stronger

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