Market Updates
17 December - VPC Morning Report

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

The local market was closed yesterday for a public holiday (Day of Reconciliation).A selloff in technology counters overshadowed gains in energy stocks with the S&P ending the day down -0.85%.

SMART trading

SMART trading - We're long Imperial

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Imperial has breached the R200.00 mark and the stock loves Christmas time

SMART trading - MTN in range

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

If MTN trades this range we should bank a tidy 65% on margin utilised

SMART trading - We're long Amplats now

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

All we need here is for AMS to complete the right shoulder and we're out with 120%

SMART trading- We are long OML

Monday, November 24, 2014

OML bounces to make new highs every single time it sells off. We're hoping it will be the same old same old trade from here...

Flash Notes
Omnia Holdings (OMN): Unaudited results for the six months ended 30 September 2014

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Omnia is a diversified, specialist chemical services company providing customised solutions to the agricultural, mining and chemical markets. The group...

Coronation Fund Managers (CML): Preliminary results for the year ended 30 September 2014

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Coronation Fund Managers (JSE: CML) is one of South Africa’s most successful third-party fund management companies. It provides individual and institutional...

Vodacom (VOD): Interim financial results for the six months ended 30 September 2014

Monday, November 10, 2014

Vodacom is an African-centric communications group that provides mobile communications and related services to five countries: South Africa, Tanzania,...

Afrimat (AFT): Unaudited consolidated interim financial results for the six months ended 31 August 2014

Thursday, November 06, 2014

Afrimat (JSE: AFT) is a black empowered mining company which provides industrial minerals and construction materials. The group's integrated product offering...


Small Cap Investing
Invicta revises to the better its H1

Friday, November 07, 2014

Yesterday, Invicta Holdings (as expected) revised to the better its expectation for its H1 earnings moving from its initial ‘dour’ prognosis of HEPS being 20% - 30% lower to being only 15% - 20% lower giving a range of 282c-300c

Vunani Technicals

Pivots

Monday, December 22, 2014

Pivot Points on the Top40 Stocks and Major Indices.

Alsi Strikes

Monday, December 22, 2014

Option Strike Prices based on Open Interest.

FX Waves
AUD/USD reached key technical level

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Fx Waves forecast: 13th November 2014   South African stocks ended a four-week bull run yesterday as concerns about falling metal prices, ratings downgrades and a broader emerging market sell-off hit heavyweight mining companies.   Diversified mining group Exxaro sunk more than 4%, the biggest drop on the Top-40 index. The blue-ship benchmark was down 0.4% to 44 981 and the All-share shed 0.3% to 50 355.   In the U.S. markets yesterday, the Dow and S&P 500 clawed out a fifth straight session...

Your Money

Oil : A Price War

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

Opec  OPEC, the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries, was founded just after World War 2 in an attempt to promote co-operation between oil exporting countries. Their sated purpose is to create...

The one investment that’s worth overpaying for

Monday, December 01, 2014

Everyone’s heard that to make money in the market you need to “Buy low and sell high.”  The “low” refers to the price you buy the investment at, and all the costs involved. But there’s one investment...

Ever wondered where SA’s top analysts invest their OWN cash?

Monday, October 13, 2014

It’s not often that analysts expose their personal portfolios to the public’s eye. Sure they may disclose a holding in a share they cover. But that doesn’t show the size of their holdings relative to...

Vunani News

CFD Margin Rate Adjustments

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

The attached CFD Margin Rate Adjustments will take effect from Thursday, 20 February 2014

Heavy Speculation in Gold Miners

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

It seems the gold miners have found favour again as the dollar gold price appreciates. There has been strong technical buying as the dollar gold price...

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