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south-africa-stock copyJOHANNESBURG: South African stocks hit fresh lifetime highs on Wednesday as demand for riskier assets were lifted by expectations of a more aggressive monetary stimulus coming out of Japan and US progress in resolving its "fiscal cliff" budget crisis.

 

The All-Share index climbed 0.21 percent to 38,963.24, the highest level in the bourse's 17-year history.

 

The blue-chip index was 0.23 percent higher at 34,541.47.

Copyright Reuters, 2012


 



 
Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 18,132.70 0.45
Arrow Nasdaq 4,963.53 0.49
Arrow S&P 2,104.50 0.30
Arrow FTSE 6,946.66 0.04
Arrow DAX 11,401.66 0.66
Arrow CAC-40 4,951.48 0.83
Arrow Nikkei 18,797.94 0.06
Arrow H.Seng 24,823.29 0.32
Arrow Sensex 29,220.12 1.65







ICT 2014


Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyDecember
Trade Balance $-1.703 bln
Exports $2.156 bln
Imports $3.859 bln
WeeklyFebruary 26, 2015
Reserves $15.944 bln