As Portfolio Manager at PSG Wealth Old Oak and with over 20 years’ experience in the investment industry, Schalk has consistently delivered solid returns to his clients and has certainly become one of South Africa’s most well-known strategists. He started his career in 1994 at the stockbroking company, Huysamer Stals (later ABN Amro). He joined SMK Securities in 1997, (later became BoE Personal Stockbrokers) and was later appointed as director and branch manager. In 2001 he co-founded Contego Asset Management and managed the company as CEO up to March 2014, after which he joined PSG Wealth Old Oak. Schalk has also become a regular household name with investors, with his reports being published in many of the national press. He completed his MBA in 2008.
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Get to know your offshore companies: ALPHABET INC. (NASDAQ: GOOGL)

Alphabet Inc recently released its fourth-quarter and fiscal year results for the period ending 31 December 2019. The figures, when compared to expectations, were mixed, which lead to Alphabet’s share price decreasing by approximately 4% in the after-hours following the release of these results. Revenue increased by 18% year on year to $162 billion (20% […]

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Get to know your offshore companies: APPLE INC. (NASDAQ: AAPL)

Apple announced its financial results for the first quarter (FY2020), ended 28 December 2019 on Tuesday, 28 January 2020. The group’s quarterly revenue increased by 8.9% from $8.4 billion (2019: Q1) to $9.1 billion (2020: Q1). When considering the different categories in which Apple earns revenue, there was a decline of 3.5% in the revenue from […]

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Get To Know Your Offshore Companies: TENCENT HOLDINGS LTD (HK: 0700)

Tencent Holdings Limited recently released its third-quarter results for the period ended 30 September 2019. The group reported revenue of RMB 97.23bn, up by 21% compared to the prior period (3Q18: RMB 80.59bn). The fastest-growing segment was the Fintech & Business segment. Tencent’s online advertising business reflected the slowest growth rate relative to VAS and Fintech […]

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Get to know your offshore companies: WALT DISNEY COMPANY (NYSE: DIS)

The Walt Disney Company released its results for the financial year (FY19) ending 30 September 2019, as well as its fourth-quarter results. The group posted revenue of $69.57bn (FY18: $59.43bn) for the full year, which increased by 17.06% year on year. The company’s diluted earnings from continuing operations per share declined by 25% to $6.27 […]

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Get to know your offshore companies: ANHEUSER BUSCH INBEV NV (EURONEXT: ABI.BR)

Anheuser Busch is one of the largest brewing companies in the world, with a portfolio of over 500 beer brands. The company released its third-quarter results on the 25th of October 2019 for the nine months ending 30 September 2019. They reported total revenue of $13.17bn for the third quarter, up by 1.98% (3Q:18 $12.9bn). During […]

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Get to know your offshore companies: ALPHABET INC. (NASDAQ: GOOGL)

Alphabet Inc recently released its third-quarter results for the period ending 30 September 2019. The company beat expectations on revenue, delivering top-line growth of 20% to $4.5bn, driven by mobile search, YouTube and cloud. The group’s net income  decreased to $7.08bn (3Q18: $9.1bn) which translated into diluted earnings per share of $10.12, a decline of […]

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Get to know your offshore companies: PEPSICO INC (NASDAQ: PEP)

PepsiCo reported its third-quarter 2019 results on the 3rd of October. The company’s core earnings per share declined year-over-year, due to increased selling & general expenses, which also negatively affected operating margin. The group indicated that it expects to meet or exceed its organic revenue target of 4% for the full year. Year-to-date, the group […]