IS GHANA TORN BETWEEN GOLD AND OIL?

THE “GOLDSTREET” BUSINESS NEWSPAPER TODAY REPORTS THAT GHANA BENEFITS FROM A SURGE IN THE PRICE OF GOLD. TO READ THE WHOLE ARTICLE, VISIT: https://goldstreetbusiness.com/business/ghana-set-to-benefit-from-gold-price-surge/ BUT ON THE OTHER HAND, OIK PRICES ARE GOING SOUTHWARDS. IS GHANA TORN BETWEEN GOLD AND OIL? Continue reading “IS GHANA TORN BETWEEN GOLD AND OIL?”

GHANA STOCK EXCHANGE WEEK FROM 17-02-20 TO 21-02-20

ROBERT SHILLER IRRATIONAL EXUBERANCE

GHANA STOCK EXCHANGE WEEK FROM 17-02-20 TO 21-02-20 WAS RATHER BORING. BOTH INDECES WENT UP AND DOWN, DURING THE WEEK, BUT ONLY WITHIN A NARROW FRAME. AS THERE IS NOTHING SPECIAL, I DECIDED TO TELL YOU SOMETHING ABOUT A BOOK I’M CURRENTLY READING. IT HAS THE TITLE “IRRATIONAL EXUBERANCE”, AND IS WRITTEN BY NOBEL PRIZE LAUREATE, PROFESSOR ROBERT SHILLER. YOU CAN DOWNLOAD THE BOOK FROM THE BEGINNING OF THIS ARTICLE. Continue reading “GHANA STOCK EXCHANGE WEEK FROM 17-02-20 TO 21-02-20”

WARREN BUFFETT’S INVESTMENT TENETS 2/MANAGEMENT TENETS

The Warren Buffett Way

WARREN BUFFETT’S INVESTMENT TENETS 2/MANAGEMENT TENETS DISCUSSES THE PRINCIPLES UNDER WHICH WARREN BUFFETT VIEWS THE QUALITY OF THE MANAGEMENT. THE MANAGEMENT OF THE COMPANIES HE INTENDS TO INVEST IN MUST HAVE CERTAIN ASPECTS TO CONVINCE BUFFETT. THESE ARE:

— IS THE MANAGEMENT RATIONAL?

— DOES THE MANAGEMENT HAVE A POSITIVE RELATION TO THE SHAREHOLDERS?

— CAN THE MANAGEMENT RESIST THE “INSTITUTIONAL IMPERATIVE”?

AS USUAL, YOU CAN DOWNLOAD “THE WARREN BUFFETT WAY” FROM THE BEGINNING OF THE ARTICLE. ENJOY READING! Continue reading “WARREN BUFFETT’S INVESTMENT TENETS 2/MANAGEMENT TENETS”

GHANA STOCK EXCHANGE WEEK FROM 10-02-20 TO 14-02-20

GHANA STOCK EXCHANGE WEEK FROM 10-02-20 TO 14-02-20 ENDED A LITTLE BIT LOWER THAN IT STARTED. (SEE https://gse.com.gh/#1537892250859-9ee02099-32e0)                        BUT SHOULD THAT CHANGE OUR OPINION ABOUT THE FUTURE DEVELOPMENT? Continue reading “GHANA STOCK EXCHANGE WEEK FROM 10-02-20 TO 14-02-20”

GHANA STOCK EXCHANGE WEEK FROM 03-02-20 TO 07-02-20

GHANA STOCK EXCHANGE WEEK FROM 03-02-20 TO 07-02-20 WILL THIS TIME INCLUDE MONDAY, 10TH OF FEBRUARY, 2020. OBVIOUSLY, THE OVERVIEW SHOWS THAT THE RECENT STABILISATION OF THE FINANCIAL MARKETS REMAINS ON COURSE. SEE: https://gse.com.gh/#1537892250859-9ee02099-32e0  Continue reading “GHANA STOCK EXCHANGE WEEK FROM 03-02-20 TO 07-02-20”

FINANCIAL AND ECONOMIC DATA GHANA JANUARY 2020 – 3

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FINANCIAL AND ECONOMIC DATA GHANA JANUARY 2020 – 3 DISCUSSES

— GOVERNMENT FISCAL OPERATIONS,

— MONETARY INDICATORS,

— BANKING SECTOR INDICATORS, AND

— STOCK MARKET PERFORMANCE.

ADDITIONAL, WE WILL TAKE A LOOK AT PAYMENT SYSTEM DATA.

AS USUAL, YOU CAN DOWNLOAD BOTH BANK OF GHANA DOCUMENTS FROM THE TOP OF THIS ARTICLE. Continue reading “FINANCIAL AND ECONOMIC DATA GHANA JANUARY 2020 – 3”

FINANCIAL AND ECONOMIC DATA GHANA JANUARY 2020 – 2

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FINANCIAL AND ECONOMIC DATA GHANA JANUARY 2020 – 2 DISCUSSES THE FOLLOWING SECTORS:

— FOREIGN EXCHANGE RATES,

— COMMODITY PRICES, AND

— EXTERNAL SECTOR DEVELOPMENTS. Continue reading “FINANCIAL AND ECONOMIC DATA GHANA JANUARY 2020 – 2”

FINANCIAL AND ECONOMIC DATA GHANA JANUARY 2020 – 1

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THE MONETARY POLICY COMMITTEE (MPC) OF THE BANK OF GHANA (BoG) HELD ITS JANUARY MEETING LAST WEEK. AT THE END OF IT, THE BoG PUBLISHED THE SUMMARY OF FINANCIAL AND ECONOMIC DATA FOR GHANA/JANUARY 2020. THEY ALSO PUBLISHED THE MPC PRESS RELEASE CONCERNING THE MEETING. YOU CAN DOWNLOAD BOTH DOCUMENTS AT THE BEGINNING OF THIS ARTICLE. AS USUAL, I WILL DIVIDE THE OVERVIEW OF THE DATA INTO THREE ARTICLES. FINANCIAL AND ECONOMIC DATA GHANA JANUARY 2020 – 1 DISCUSSES PRICE DEVELOPMENTS, REAL SECTOR INDICATORS, AND MONEY MARKET RATES. THE SECOND ARTICLE ON FRIDAY WILL DEAL WITH FOREIGN EXCHANGE RATES, COMMODITY PRICES, AND EXTERNAL SECTOR DEVELOPMENTS. FINALLY, MONDAY’S THIRD ARTICLE IS FOR GOVERNMENT FISCAL OPERATIONS, MONETARY INDICATORS, BANKING SECTOR INDICATORS, AND STOCK MARKET PERFORMANCE. Continue reading “FINANCIAL AND ECONOMIC DATA GHANA JANUARY 2020 – 1”

GHANA STOCK EXCHANGE WEEK FROM 27-01-20 TO 31-01-20

GHANA STOCK EXCHANGE WEEK FROM 27-01-20 TO 31-01-20 SAW BOTH INDECES GO INTO MINUS FOR THE WEEK AGAIN. THE COMPOSITE IS 1.99% LOWER FOR THE YEAR. ON THE OTHER HAND, THE FINANCIAL SLIPPED TO  MINUS 0.85% FOR THE YEAR, IS THAT A CHANGE TO THE WORSE AGAIN FOR THE YEAR? Continue reading “GHANA STOCK EXCHANGE WEEK FROM 27-01-20 TO 31-01-20”

WARREN BUFFETT’S INVESTMENT TENETS 1 – BUSINESS TENETS

The Warren Buffett Way

WARREN BUFFETT IS ONE OF THE WORLD’S MOST SUCCESSFUL INVESTORS. HE BASES HIS INVESTMENT PHILOSOPHIE ON CERTAIN TENETS (PRINCIPLES). KEEP IN MIND THAT THESE TENETS ARE NOT ONLY MEANT FOR INVESTORS. YOU SHOULD ALSO USE THEM IN CASE TOU INTEND TO ESTABLISH A NEW BUSINESS. WARREN BUFFETT’S INVESTMENT TENETS 1 – BUSINESS TENETS DEALS WITH THREE PRINCIPLES ABOUT THE BUSINESS. FOR A DEEPER INSIGHT, DOWNLOAD THE BOOK “THE WARREN BUFFETT WAY” ON TOP OF THIS ARTICLE. KEEP IN MIND THAT NOT ALL TENETS APPLY TO ALL BUSINESSES. Continue reading “WARREN BUFFETT’S INVESTMENT TENETS 1 – BUSINESS TENETS”