Today we are taking a look at:

  • A slower day in SA with little reaction to NFP
  • USDZAR continues to hold steady despite local factors
  • Gold holds near lowest level in almost four months after better than expected jobs data boosted confidence over global growth
  • The JSE traded lower for the second consecutive session as gold and platinum stocks declined; European markets were mixed with oil remaining under pressure; The U.S. gained as better than expected payroll data increased sentiment that the world’s largest economy is improving; Asian shares are trading higher this morning