Morning Note

Morning Note – 5 July 2017

SENS Summary The Foschini Group Limited (TFG) Foschini Retail Group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of TFG has been referred to the National Consumer Tribunal (“NCT”) for allegedly being in breach of the National Consumer Tribunal (“NCT”). TFG will oppose this referral to the NCT, as it does not agree with the view held by the NCR. […]

Morning Note

Morning Note – 26 May 2017

SENS Summary The Foschini Group Limited (TFG)  Foschini released financial statements for the year ended 31 March 2017. Turnover increased by 11.6%, HEPS excluding acquisition costs (TFG has acquired 100% of the share capital of Retail Apparel Group (Pty) Ltd (RAG) amounting to AUD302.5 million) is up 4.1%, Dividend per share increased by 4.2% and […]

Economy Markets & Equities

How to do what the big shots are doing

Some of the most interesting things in my weekly columns aren’t necessarily the data and figures I supply, but rather the little wisdoms that come with them. I recently read through some of my old reports and I found it quite striking how many times I have mentioned my two (then very young) daughters in […]

Financial Planning Portfolio DIY

Following a focused investment strategy in 2017

The fact that the FTSE/JSE All Share Index barely delivered any returns in the last two years, shows us that when it comes to managing a personal share portfolio, it’s often wise to stick to specific themes. The easiest way to do this, is to manage your share portfolio in the same way that you […]