Market Updates
21 November - VPC Morning Report

Friday, November 21, 2014

The JSE continued lower on Thursday with the Top40 index losing 1.90% as weaker economic data out of China put pressure on gold and resource counters which weighed heavily on our market.

SMART trading

SMART trading - Buy Aspen

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

It looks like Aspen is breaking out of a bull flag and is setting up much higher targets.

SMART trading - Short Imperial

Thursday, November 06, 2014

The fact that we had to close our long on this stock was the first sign that we should probably go short

SMART trading - Short Vodacom

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

We are going short near the top just in case it doesn't quite get there. We're trading the big "double top" here.

SMART trading - We're long Life Healthcare

Monday, November 03, 2014

We think LHC is ready to come out of intensive care to make a full recovery...

Flash Notes
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...

V-Note: Coronation Fund Managers (CML) - Trading statement for the year ended 30 September 2014

Friday, October 24, 2014

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

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


Thursday, November 20, 2014

Pivot Points on the Top40 Stocks and Major Indices.

Alsi Strikes

Thursday, November 20, 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

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...

The tangible asset that’s worth more in weight than any other commodity

Thursday, October 09, 2014

There’s a reason why 50 million people around the world collect this rare commodity. Not only has it produced consistent returns of approximately 13% since 2002, it has the ability to give your portfolio...

How getting sucked into the wrong retirement plan can break your retirement

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

The retirement industry is faced with many problems.   People nearing retirement are not saving enough and the little savings they have are often withdrawn prematurely or invested improperly. In fact...

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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