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Chinamasa keeps 2017 growth rates at 3.7%

July 21st, 2017|0 Comments

The economy is expected to register significant growth of 3.7 percent this year, underpinned by strong performance in agriculture of 21.3 percent; mining 5.1 percent; and electricity and water 2.5 percent, Finance and Economic Development

Zimplow reports improved half year results

July 20th, 2017|0 Comments

A good agricultural season saw Zimplow record a 77% growth in revenue for the 6 months ended 30 June 2017. Turnover for the period amounted to $14.7 million up from $8.2 million prior year comparative.

AfrAsia challenges court’s decision on RioZim

July 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Losses in Seedco, Meikles and Simbisa saw the main industrials index close in the negative territory today. By the close the main Industrials Index was 0.33% weaker at 197.90 points. This was after Seedco lost

Inflation slows to 0.31% in June

July 18th, 2017|0 Comments

The June inflation rate took a huge retreat, shedding 0.43 percent, to land at 0.31 percent. Inflation was last that low between March and April 2017. In the month of May, inflation was 0.75 percent.

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2706, 2017

ZSE positive run continues

June 27th, 2017|Comments Off on ZSE positive run continues

2606, 2017

ZSE opens week positive with a 0.98% gain

June 26th, 2017|Comments Off on ZSE opens week positive with a 0.98% gain

ZSE opens week positive with the main Industrials Index recording a  0.98% gain to close at 193.02 points. Turnover for the day was healthy at $1.939 million with the bulk of $805,000 going into Delta.

2206, 2017

ZSE takes a breather again

June 22nd, 2017|Comments Off on ZSE takes a breather again

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2402, 2017

2017 Economic Outlook

February 24th, 2017|Comments Off on 2017 Economic Outlook

2017 Economic Outlook 2016 review: The ZSE’s mainstream Industrials Index ended the year 2016 with a 25.84% gain to 144.53 spurred by fourth quarter gains. At the end of the third quarter, the Industrials had

2602, 2016

CBZ reports plausible FY15 results

February 26th, 2016|Comments Off on CBZ reports plausible FY15 results

CBZ reports plausible FY15 results CBZ released FY15 results that were largely in line with management’s forecasts. At the half year presentation management predicted total assets growth of 18% and managed to grow them by

0302, 2016

Investor Alert : TSL FY15 Results Update

February 3rd, 2016|Comments Off on Investor Alert : TSL FY15 Results Update

Steady set of results. For FY15 TSL delivered a steady set of results with revenue increasing marginally to $48.6 million while profit for the period was down 15.89% to $4.2 million. The logistics businesses contributed positively to

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Foreigners stick it out on the ZSE

May 8th, 2014|Comments Off on Foreigners stick it out on the ZSE

The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange trades were skewed negatively for much of the first quarter as fundamentals remained weak to negative. The country’s economy is weakening by the day amid reports that companies are closing shop,

Is QE3 on the horizon?

February 7th, 2012|Comments Off on Is QE3 on the horizon?

The US economy continues to show signs of recovery, and this bodes well for emerging and frontier markets. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke announced this week that the central bank was willing to provide a

Dangerously high interest rates

January 31st, 2012|Comments Off on Dangerously high interest rates

The risk to banks when they increase lending rates but maintain a short tenure for repayment, is to place the companies they lend to under greater strain. There must be a tipping point when an

Q3 review, and the growing preference for small caps

October 18th, 2011|Comments Off on Q3 review, and the growing preference for small caps

[imageframe lightbox="no" style="none" bordercolor="" bordersize="0px" stylecolor="" align="left" animation_type="0" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1"][/imageframe] The just-ended third quarter has been a rough ride for investors on the ZSE, as well as stock markets globally. A number of analysts have