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The JSE’s 9 Fastest-Growing Companies

I confess. I don't give revenue growth enough respect. If you're anything like me, the top line of the income statement is something you take a quick glance at as you scan the page for earnings -- the bottom line. After all, it's earnings that count, right? There's some truth to that statement. But determining a company's true earnings involves making lots of … [Read More]

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Botswana's Best Stocks

Botswana's 5 Best Stocks of 2014

At first glance, it would appear that the Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE) had a lackluster year. Its main index is down 1.0% in USD terms. If you look closely at the performances of individual stocks, however, you will see that the market was weighed down by … [Read More]

Dangote Cement

Here's Why Dangote Cement Is a Buy

When Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, announced a 40% price cut on bags of Dangote Cement last week, Nigerian consumers rejoiced. The stock market's reaction, on the other hand, was decidedly less enthusiastic. Shares of the company have plunged nearly … [Read More]

Announcing the Stock Scout™ Newsletter

I'm launching a new African stock advisory service on November 19, and I'd love for you to be a part of it. It's not easy to construct a profitable African stock portfolio. Independent research is scanty. Fundamental data is tough to track down. And it's … [Read More]