Is consumer confidence an indicator of JSE performance?

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Solanki, Kamini; Seetharam, Yudhvir;
(2014)
  • Publisher: Warsaw: Vizja Press & IT
  • Journal: volume 8,issue 3 Septemberissn: 2084-0845
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5709/ce.1897-9254.144
  • Subject: D84 | behavioral finance | D53 | consumer confidence | C01 | HB71-74 | C58 | Economics as a science | G02 | South Africa | financial markets
    • ddc: ddc:330

While most studies examine the impact of business confidence on market performance, we instead focus on the consumer because consumer spending habits are a natural extension of trading activity on the equity market. This particular study examines investor sentiment as m... View more
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