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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Tanzania’s Top 5 Stocks of 2014

It appears that Tanzania's Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) will be Africa's best-performing stock market in 2014. Midway through the year, the market removed the 60% cap on foreign investors, making shares of some of the country's largest, most profitable companies accessible to non-Tanzanians for the first time in years. The resulting inflow of foreign cash … [Read More]

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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]

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What to Make of GSK Nigeria's Big Profit Drop

This week GSK Nigeria (GLAXOSMI) announced that its profits through the first nine months of 2014 dropped 23% compared to the same time period last year. The news came as a bitter pill to investors. The stock has fallen nearly 16% over the past thirty days … [Read More]

Nigerian Stock Exchange

Is There Hidden Value in Stanbic IBTC?

Stanbic IBTC is Nigeria's best-performing bank stock. Its share price has climbed 40.5% this year and 55.4% over the past twelve months. Is it nearing the end of its run? Or is the market offering investors a discount to the bank's real worth? Here, Godfrey … [Read More]