List of Opinions

The PDSnet opinions give a current overview of every listed company and are updated in response to messages on the Stock Exchange News Service (SENS), ur own in-house analysis and articles appearing in the media.

Each opinion gives the company’s nature of business, a summary of its most recent financial statements, a view of its technical (charting) position and our opinion as to its value at the current market price.

The Opinions are updated for interim and final reports as well as quarterlies, trading statements and trading updates. They cover every share listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE).

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GRINSHIP - 01/03/2024

Grindrod Shipping (GSH) originated in South Africa as far back as 1910. The company is now based in Singapore with offices in Cape Town, Durban, London, Tokyo,... read more

CHOPPIES - 01/03/2024

Choppies (CHP) is a Botswana-based grocery retailer with 212 stores which operate in South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Kenya. The company has a primary... read more

SHBCAP - 01/03/2024

Shaftesbury Capital is a real estate investment trust (REIT) which invests in properties in London's West End including Covent Garden, Carnaby, Chinatown and Fitzrovia.... read more

DRAGLOBAL - 01/03/2024

DRA Global describes itself as a "...multi-disciplinary engineering, project management and operations management group predominantly focused on the mining... read more

FORTRESSB - 01/03/2024

Fortress (listed on the JSE as FFA and FFB) is a real estate investment trust (REIT) with properties held in its own name and shareholdings in other REIT's. Principally,... read more

IMPLATS - 01/03/2024

Impala Platinum Holdings (IMP), or Implats, is the world's third largest platinum group metals (PGM) producer. It has been suffering over the past 7 years from... read more

EQUITES - 01/03/2024

Equites (EQU) is the only real estate investment trust (REIT) on the JSE which specialises in industrial logistics and distribution properties in South Africa... read more

SANTAM - 01/03/2024

Santam (SNT) is South Africa's largest short-term insurer with about 22% of the market. This means that it does not engage in endowment insurance, annuities or... read more

FIRSTRND - 01/03/2024

FirstRand (FSR) has five divisions - First National Bank (FNB), Rand Merchant Bank (RMH), Wesbank, Ashburton (in the UK) and Aldermore. It operates in 10 African... read more

AB-INBEV - 01/03/2024

Anheuser-Busch, or AB-InBev (ANH), is the world's largest brewer of beer, operating in both first world countries and emerging markets. ANH trades on the JSE as... read more

ELLIES - 01/03/2024

Ellies (ELI) is a fledgling electronics company which imports and distributes electrical products and supplies solar power solutions. From its heyday in 2013 when... read more

SANLAM - 01/03/2024

Sanlam (SLM) is one of the largest insurance and financial services groups in South Africa. It was established in 1918 and demutualised in 1998 and then listed... read more

SPURCORP - 01/03/2024

Spur (SUR) is a very well-known franchisor with 631 fast-food restaurants. In South Africa it has 559 restaurants (with 80% able to trade during load-shedding)... read more

M&R-HLD - 01/03/2024

Murray and Roberts (MUR) is a large South African construction company which has suffered from the sub-prime crisis and then the slump in construction spending... read more

HAMMERSON - 01/03/2024

Hammerson (HMN) is a massive international property company that has listed on the JSE to take advantage of South African investors who want exposure to offshore... read more

TEXTON - 29/02/2024

Texton (TEX) is a small real estate investment trust (REIT). The company owns forty-eight retail, industrial and office properties, 55,4% of which are in South... read more

AECI - 29/02/2024

AECI (AFE) is a leading producer of chemicals and explosives in South Africa. It supplies products for the mining industry, water treatment, animal health, food... read more

MC-GROUP - 29/02/2024

MultiChoice (MCG) is a leading entertainment company in Africa and one of the fastest-growing pay-TV broadcast providers in the world with 21,1m subscribers in... read more

ARM - 29/02/2024

African Rainbow Minerals (ARI) is a diversified mining company controlled by Patrice Motsepe, involved in a variety of mining ventures. Its interests include platinum... read more

STANBANK - 29/02/2024

Standard Bank (SBK) is 160 years old and is South Africa's second largest bank by market capitalisation - after First National Bank. It has widespread interests... read more