Economy

Is there really value hiding somewhere in the South African market?

I have always found the human brain to be a fascinating thing. In school, we had a pupil that was extremely gullible. He would come to school 100% healthy, but from time to time, his friends would play a prank on him by telling him that he didn’t look healthy at all. Lo and behold, […]

Economy Markets & Equities

The Rand, possible downgrade and politics creates opportunity to invest in banks

In my previous Finweek article (21 October 2016) I referred to investors who often find salvation in high dividend-yielding stocks. I specifically discussed why it’s better to identify those investments which can give you both an income and growth over time as opposed to selling units on a regular basis to supplement your income. When […]