How-to-Trade.co.za: Trading and Investing Data and Tools

We provide end-of-day data, charts and alerting for over 1200 stocks, indices, commodities and forex. The tools should be used to minimise your time spent watching your shares so you can get on with life. No pop ups, no third party tracking on the platform*. Pricing 30 day trial for Free R300 for 1 year … 

 

Introducing Trademate.co.za – A Simple Online Trading Journal

From the creator of How-to-trade.co.za, comes a new web application aimed at helping you keep track of your trades and guide you along the way. Introducing… One place to manage and view your trades Calculations done for you Control, Manage and Improve your Process If you go to https://trademate.co.za you can sign up now for … 

 

Remarkable Share Delistings and Name Changes on the JSE

Looking through some of the share codes that no longer get data, I see a large number of shares that either no longer exist or have had their names and codes changed. These are for shares from the period 2014 onward. Below I have a table of the shares and what happened to them: Code … 

 

Removing Inactive Shares and Nil Paid Letters from the Site

A few shares and nil paid letters are now inactive due to management buyouts, name changes and capital raising completions. On the site you will still be able to view the charts and see the shares, however now the data will no longer be checked for updates. Some shares will be made non-showing like an … 

 

Important Symbols and Share Codes for the How-to-trade chart

To get the best out of our chart it is important to know important share codes and symbols. We supply end of day data and charts for: Foreign exchange Indexes Selected US Equities and ETF’s JSE stocks and ETF’s Commodities Cryptocurrencies Indexes DJI, Dow Jones Industrial Average DJT, DJT: Dow Jones Transportation Averag DJU, DJU: … 

 

My Experience testing out Tymebank

I have know about Tymebank since April 2019 but only created an account in June. I like many of you I suspect don’t know enough to comment on the product. They have an excellent web site and creating an account was easy peezy. I like a cash investment and I noticed that their goal save … 

 

Making the best of a Tax Free Savings Account

The deadline for each year’s years R33000 (Used to be R30000 – this changed in 2017) maximum contribution is the end of February. If you are like me you have been waiting (procrastinating) for some time about this. In this article I will be highlighting my thinking of making the best of a Tax Free … 

 

Cash Investments as an investment in South Africa

The last 15 Years of the All Share Index Ending mid 2017 For the last 2 and a half years (ending mid 2017) local equities, shown below by the chart of the All share index, have pretty much done nothing in terms of price movement. Although from a longer term perspective they have done very … 

 

Chart Update: Forex and commodities have been added to the chart

Chart Update: Forex and commodities have been added to the chart We have added some commodities and foreign exchange data to the chart. The main reason for adding the data is so that local stocks that have high correlations with commodities (priced in different currencies) can be analysed. It will allow for finding correlations between … 

 

How Investec Made us Wait an Extra Year to get a Million

I have been a strong advocate of Investec and espescially their Instant access cash investment product called the Moneyfund Traker. However this time, I have felt a bit let down by them. I am talking specifically about their Tax Free Fixed Deposit and how investec made us wait an extra year to get a million. …