TITLE

Watch out for the buying opportunity

AUTHOR(S)
Gama, Moxima
PUB. DATE
January 2017
SOURCE
Finweek;1/19/2017, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on how retail company Woolworths, which performed well in the clothing sector on South Africa and Australia in spite of weather resistance, in a good option for investors to invest in. Topics discussed include Woolworths Clothing and General Merchandise recording a sales increase, professional service company KPMG expected December spending in South Africa to be relatively subdued following a turbulent 2016, and the Woolworths current price-to-earnings ratio.
ACCESSION #
121036198

 

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