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Discovery Limited provides insurance products and services. The Company offers life and health insurance, medical aid administration, science-based wellness programs, credit cards, and investment products. Discovery serves customers worldwide.

Discovery Ltd. is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and is an integrated financial services organisation specialising in health insurance, life assurance, wellness, investments and savings products, short-term insurance and banking products.

Discovery Ltd sells multiple insurance products and provides investment management services. The company has reportable segments based on a combination of products and services which are Health South Africa, Life South Africa, Invest South Africa,...

Discovery Limited is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). Discovery is traded on the JSE under the ticker symbol “DSY”. The International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) of JSE:DSY is ZAE000022331. Discovery Limited is currently the 43rd most valuable stock on the JSE with a market capitalization of ZAR 69.3 billion, which is about 0.37% of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange equity market.

DSY103.24 ▴ 0.83 (0.81%)
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Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price102.55
Day’s High Price104.09
Traded Volume399,967
Number of Deals1,867
Gross Turnover41.3M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share7.9240
Price/Earning Ratio12.92
Dividend Per Share1.01
Dividend Yield0.99%
Shares Outstanding677M
Market Capitalization69.3B
Monetary values are quoted in South African Rand (ZAR) unless otherwise stated

DSY Stock Market Performance


The current share price of Discovery Limited (DSY) is ZAR 103.24. DSY closed its last trading day (Wednesday, October 5, 2022) at 102.41 ZAR per share on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), recording a 2.9% drop from its previous closing price of 105.50 ZAR. Discovery began the year with a share price of 143.57 ZAR but has since lost 28.7% off that price valuation, ranking it 347th on the JSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders’ worries are compounded by the fact that DSY has lost 7% of the stock’s value from September 7th to date.

Discovery is the 47th most traded stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange over the past three months (Jul 8 - Oct 5, 2022). DSY has traded a total volume of 108 million shares—in 227,711 deals—valued at ZAR 12.8 billion over the period, with an average of 1.71 million traded shares per session. A volume high of 6.55 million was achieved on September 12th, and a low of 635,420 on July 11th, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Discovery on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.


Profile of Discovery Limited

Discovery Limited was founded on April 19, 1999 and operates in the Financials sector, specifically, the Insurance industry. Discovery contracts an estimated total number of 8,484 employees.

Factsheet of Discovery Limited

1 Discovery Place, Sandton, 2146, South Africa

DSY Industrial Market Competitors

Discovery Limited, issuers of the DSY and Discovery B Preference Shares (-1.53%) stocks on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Financials sector and/or Insurance industry. The table below presents an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.

CodeNameM. Cap.CloseYTD
CLIClientele Ltd3.62B10.81+6.5%
SNTSantam Limited28.6B248.50-7.62%
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MTMMomentum Met Hldgs Ltd22.8B15.22-19.7%
ADWAfrican Dawn Capital Ltd16.5M0.26+225%
HCIHosken Consolidated Investments Ltd15.2B177.50+140%
SBPSabvest Capital Limited3.32B84.00+37.7%
ARAAstoria Investments Ltd381M6.80+36%
RACPRECM and Calibre Limited742M14.50+31.8%
NGPLDNewGold Palladium ETF434M386.00+29.2%

Index of African Stock Exchanges:

  1. Botswana Stock Exchange
  2. BRVM Stock Exchange
  3. Ghana Stock Exchange
  4. Johannesburg Stock Exchange
  5. Lusaka Securities Exchange
  6. Malawi Stock Exchange
  7. Nairobi Securities Exchange
  8. Nigerian Stock Exchange
  9. Uganda Securities Exchange
  10. Zimbabwe Stock Exchange

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