Technical Tuesdays

14 January 2014

Our weekly technical report is compiled by in-house market analyst Shaun Murison.

In the report this week we look at the South Africa 40 index, key indicators as well as the following equities:

Tiger Brands

BHP Billiton


Investec Plc

Please note that the below is a condensed version of the report, for the full PDF version click here.

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Company data


Economic catalysts

South Africa 40 index

Equity in focus

Tiger Brands

The price of Tiger Brands is trading in a triangle consolidation. These types of consolidations are generally considered continuation patterns as the price has a habit of continuing the preceding trend, which in this situation was down.

It is however prudent to wait for a breakout to occur before committing to a directional move in either direction.

The breakout levels are considered at 27000 or 25750. Should a breakout occur, a move equal to the height of the consolidation (dotted red line) is anticipated in the same direction as the initial breakout.

Market overview

A Technical Analysis overview of key indicators and sectors with regards to trend, volatility and overbought/oversold conditions.

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