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 The Sharenet Daily 
Wednesday, 20 July 2011 - 20:00
Sharenet is pleased to announce the launch of our new publication, The Sharenet Daily. We have built on the success of our Daily Equity Report, while adding more content and helpful information. The result is a publication that gives readers a quick, easy to read and informative synopsis of market activity, company results and news on the JSE for the day, as well as an overview of what transpired on important overseas markets.

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Top News
SA Business
Company News
Company Results
World Markets (Spot Prices)
JSE Today
JSE Trading Statistics
Major Moves
Index Summary
Latest Consensus Changes / Results Expected
Recent Dividends / Ex Div
Upcoming AGMs
Stock Exchange News Service (SENS)

Top News
Annual growth in South Africa's retail sales was flat in May and inflation quickened more than expected in June, highlighting the dilemma the Reserve Bank is facing in containing inflation without hurting an already-weak recovery.  Full story

South Africa's petroleum employers industry group is in talks to end the country's fuel strike and feels the nearly two week work stoppage could soon be over, a spokesman said on Wednesday.  Full story
Serbia arrested the last major war crimes suspect from the 1990s Yugoslav conflicts on Wednesday, closing what its president called a "burdensome" page in the country's history and boosting its hopes of joining the European Union.  Full story
The United Nations declared famine in two regions of southern Somalia Wednesday and said it could quickly spread unless donors took action.  Full story
Muammar Gaddafi could stay in Libya if he gives up power, France said on Wednesday, signalling a new effort to find a diplomatic solution to a five-month-old war that has failed to oust the resilient leader.  Full story
European shares posted a second day of gains on Wednesday buoyed by strong corporate earnings and on hopes sovereign debt deals would be. . .  Full story
Banking stocks led Britain's top shares higher on Wednesday on strong corporate earnings and optimism over a deal in Washington to increase the. . .  Full story
World stocks, with the exception of Wall Street, rose on Wednesday on strong earnings results and hopes for an increase in the U.S.. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks dipped on Wednesday, with technology shares falling as a blowout quarter from Apple failed to entice more buying after Wall Street's best. . .  Full story

Gold rose on Wednesday after the previous session's drop from record highs, as investors focused on economic uncertainty despite progress in talks on raising. . .  Full story
European share prices rose on Wednesday, building on gains made in the previous session after Wall Street rose sharply after some strong corporate. . .  Full story
Tokyo stocks marked their biggest daily rise in three weeks to close above 10,000 on Wednesday, boosted by a rally in tech shares. . .  Full story
Australian shares jumped 1.8 percent on Wednesday, the biggest one-day percentage rally since early December, as banks and miners led a broad rebound, encouraged. . .  Full story
SA Business
Growth in South Africa's retail sales flat in May at 0.0 percent year-on-year at constant prices from an upwardly revised 10.0. . .  Full story
Maize deliveries to South African silos rose to 4.736 million tonnes in the week to July 15, from a revised 3.816. . .  Full story
South Africa is seen harvesting 1.7 million tonnes of wheat in the 2011 season, compared with 1.4 million tonnes in the. . .  Full story
South Africa's rand firmed slightly against the dollar on Wednesday ahead of data expected to show inflation edged higher in June,. . .  Full story

Annual growth in South Africa's retail sales was flat in May and inflation quickened more than expected in June, highlighting the dilemma the. . .  Full story
The Johannesburg Stock Exchange briefly halted trade on Tuesday due to a technical glitch, as Africa's biggest bourse was hit again. . .  Full story
South Africa's Treasury said on Wednesday it would issue 1.1 billion randworth of the 2020 government bond and 1.0 billion rand. . .  Full story
South Africa's rand recouped some of its overnight losses against a struggling dollar on Tuesday but was on the back foot. . .  Full story

South African retailer Woolworths said it expects full-year earnings to rise by as much as 30 percent, sending its shares to a record high on renewed optimism about consumer spending in. . .  Full story
Canadian miner Eastern Platinum reported lower second-quarter production at its flagship Crocodile River mine in South Africa due to labour disruptions.. . .  Full story
Demands for double-digit increases by striking workers in South Africa's fuel industry are unreasonable, head of the South African Petroleum Industry Association (SAPIA) said on Tuesday.. . .  Full story
Company News
Shareholders are advised that the Trustco Abridged Financial Results and Annual Report for the year ended 31 March 2011, which contains. . .  Full story
AFGRI shareholders are advised that the Company is expecting a decrease of between 35% and 45% in respect of earnings per. . .  Full story
Shareholders of GPI are hereby advised that Miss Dhanasagree (Daisy) Naidoo has resigned as independent non-executive director of the Company with. . .  Full story
The board of Calgro advised that, at the annual general meeting of shareholders held today, 20 July 2011, all the resolutions. . .  Full story

Aquarius announced that the results of an independent audit of the hangingwall support methodologies employed across its South African mines are. . .  Full story
Shareholders are referred to the announcement published on SENS on 7 July 2011, relating to a legal dispute with a disgruntled. . .  Full story
Shareholders are advised that Merafe is expecting to report earnings per share and headline earnings per share of between 3 cents. . .  Full story
Datatec published an IMS (interim management statement) covering the period from 1 March 2011 to 30 June 2011 ("the period"). The. . .  Full story
Company Results
Revenue for the interim period was higher at R359.8 million (2010: R327 million). Gross profit increased to R131.5 million (2010: R107.2. . .  Full story
Revenue for the interim period increased to R2.5 billion (2010: R2.3 billion). Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, amortisation and impairments (EBITDA). . .  Full story
Investment income dropped to R42.8 million (R46.7 million) but profit attributable to ordinary shareholders more than doubled to R5.5 million (R1.5. . .  Full story
Revenue for the year ended 31 April 2011 increased by 13.8% to R1.316 billion (2010: R1.156 billion). Profit before depreciation, amortisation,. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0032056.06-2.62-0.01%
JSE Top 4017:0028708.961.600.01%
JSE Gold17:002564.54-37.16-1.43%
JSE Financial17:0021557.8743.770.20%
JSE Industrial17:0033515.0135.880.11%
JSE Indust 2517:0028157.3938.450.14%
JSE Resource17:0053845.76-127.33-0.24%
DJ Futures19:1012510.00-7.00-0.06%
DJ Ind19:4512594.807.380.06%
SP 50019/071326.7321.291.63%
FTSE 10017:355853.8263.831.10%
All Ords08:414618.4079.001.74%
NZSE 5007:263408.3716.350.48%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold/R kg20:00353038-3576-1.00%
Brent Crude19:56117.75-.01-0.01%
Rand / Dollar19:596.8754-0.0518-0.75%
Rand / Pound19:5511.0713-0.0681-0.61%
Rand / Euro19:559.7747-0.0305-0.31%
Rand / NZD19:585.8849-0.0419-0.71%
Rand / AUD19:557.3910-0.0438-0.59%
Yen / Dollar19:5878.7400-0.4400-0.56%
Euro / Dollar19:550.7032-0.0030-0.42%
Dollar / Euro19:581.42170.00610.43%
Pound / Dollar19:550.6190-0.0009-0.15%

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The JSE Today
Trading Statistics

Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 EASTPLATS  740608.82.%110281
2 MMG  160106.67.%30600
3 WITSGOLD  48003006.67.%3800
4 BAUBA  207126.15.%5800
5 BELL  1470705.00.%54400
6 CMH  1100504.76.%173103
7 AMECOR  16263.85.%6200
8 IQUAD  290103.57.%8215
9 BRIMSTON  900303.45.%2000
10 LITHA  25872.79.%482377
11 OCEANA  38001002.70.%2280
12 ASPEN  86052032.42.%1454804
13 TELKOM  3680852.36.%1307670
14 METAIR  1683382.31.%178419
15 KELLY  40092.30.%2340
16 HOLDSPORT  3120702.30.%2090
17 SASFIN  3400752.26.%3069
18 ABIL  3525762.20.%2023707
19 ANOORAQ  490102.08.%21638
20 GBGOLD  1520302.01.%53360

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 GOLIATH  270-29-9.70.%16464
2 TASTE  105-10-8.70.%179656
3 CROOKES  4150-250-5.68.%917
4 MASONITE  2760-140-4.83.%200
5 ILIAD  525-25-4.55.%360191
6 MRHLD  2930-120-3.93.%1765725
7 VERIMARK  160-5-3.03.%63889
8 BCX  467-13-2.71.%604000
9 MERAFE  111-3-2.63.%14500504
10 AFGRI  689-18-2.55.%633249
11 S-OCEAN  161-4-2.42.%336050
12 ANGGOLD  30522-754-2.41.%1665546
13 VILLAGE  124-3-2.36.%349375
14 OPTIMUM  2600-60-2.26.%6675
15 EHSV  4500-100-2.17.%43436
16 BEE-SASOL  26000-500-1.89.%81
17 BIDVEST  16000-290-1.78.%2428527
18 SAPPI  3175-57-1.76.%8240849
19 PPC  2682-45-1.65.%481478
20 DRDGOLD  324-5-1.52.%528774

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 HOLDSPORT  31203120702.30.%2090
2 CML  20502075401.99.%852802
3 PNR-FOODS  62056440851.39.%222039
4 KUMBAIO  52500529206001.16.%834504
5 TIGBRANDS  20712211992121.03.%2098861
6 MRPRICE  72357259350.49.%1627969
7 MIXTEL  1551800.49100
8 GOLDONE  375378-1-0.27.%392408
9 EXXARO  1857018954-80-0.43.%1107846

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 ILIAD  525500-25-4.55.%360191
2 MERAFE  111105-3-2.63.%14500504
3 S-OCEAN  161155-4-2.42.%336050
4 SAPPI  31753131-57-1.76.%8240849
5 LONMIN  1470014600-100-0.68.%755100

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4028,708.961.600.01%
Mid Cap42,544.38-32.29-0.08%
Small Cap32,400.24-35.61-0.11%
Resource 2053,845.76-127.33-0.24%
Industrial 2528,157.3938.450.14%
Financial 158,088.9920.250.25%
Financial & Ind. 3031,118.3260.870.20%
All Share32,056.06-2.62-0.01%
Oil & Gas 26,880.6646.480.17%
Mining 35,385.05-107.73-0.30%
Gold Mining2,564.54-37.16-1.43%
Platinum Mining67.46-.22-0.33%
Oil & Gas Producers 14,453.2324.990.17%
Basic Materials 30,066.58-79.22-0.26%
Chemicals 13,981.69-18.22-0.13%
Forestry & Paper 14,445.22-56.17-0.39%
Industrial Metals 31,421.44178.130.57%
Industrials 28,335.41-98.68-0.35%
General Industrials 78,418.11116.420.15%
Consumer Goods 28,166.75135.750.48%
Automobiles & Parts 3,811.0886.052.31%
Household Goods145.8521.46%
Health Care 33,450.11148.620.45%
Food Producers 49,909.12239.310.48%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Personal Goods 444.153.300.75%
Consumer Services 53,293.91-183.39-0.34%
General Retailers 42,752.7136.630.09%
Travel & Leisure 3,752.376.270.17%
Media 81.74-.86-1.04%
Support Services 2,377.88-2.26-0.09%
Telecommunications 70,181.46117.410.17%
Financials 21,557.8743.770.20%
Banks 39,839.7315.420.04%
Non-life Insurance 31,766.31.000.00%
Life Insurance 15,916.2126.970.17%
General Financial 2,306.2224.751.08%
Technology 23,131.38-84.70-0.36%
SHARIAH TOP40 3,170.07-4-0.13%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,232.49-4-0.12%
COAL MINING24,388.92-146-0.60%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 4,611.76170.37%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,150.37-8-0.66%
RESOURCE 29,747.05-72-0.24%
DIVIDEND PLUS171.7610.40%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 406,654.2460.08%
Capped Top 4014,998.25-1-0.01%
Capped All Share16,158.57-4-0.02%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
21 Jul 2011KUMBAJune 2011 (Interim)
25 Jul 2011AMPLATSJune 2011 (Interim)
25 Jul 2011ANGLOPLATCCPJune 2011 (Interim)
25 Jul 2011HULAMINJune 2011 (Interim)
25 Jul 2011HULAMINAJune 2011 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
MAS11-07-1511-07-2911-08-12R 0.0214
REUNERT5.511-07-1111-07-2211-08-01R 0.0550
HUDACO11-06-2911-08-1211-08-22R 1.3000
NASPERS-N11-06-2711-09-1611-09-26R 2.7000
ARGENT11-06-2311-09-0211-09-12R 0.0300
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
LEWIS11-05-2311-07-1511-07-25R 2.0700
PERGRIN11-06-0111-07-1511-07-25R 0.3500
NETCARE11-05-1611-07-1511-07-25R 0.2200
NICTUS11-06-3011-07-1511-07-25R 0.0950
AMECOR11-06-2911-07-1511-07-25R 0.0800

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
CGRCalgro M3 Holdings Ltd20/07/2011Confirmed
ALTAllied Technologies Ltd20/07/2011Confirmed
OASOasis Crescent Property Fund21/07/2011Confirmed
HLMHulamin Ltd21/07/2011Confirmed
IQGIQuad Group Ltd21/07/2011Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
20/07/201117:47 Capricorn Investment Holdings Limited - Board Appointment
20/07/201117:25CCO - Capital & Counties Properties PLC - Notification of major interests in
20/07/201117:22 Trustco - No Change Statement and Notice of Annual General Meeting
20/07/201117:20BIIVU - iVuzi Investments Limited - Full Capital Redemption
20/07/201117:00BIFR1 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Interest Rate Reset Announcement
20/07/201116:54 AFGRI Limited - Trading Statement AFGRI Limited
20/07/201116:50 Grand Parade Investments Limited - Changes to the Board of Directors
20/07/201116:37SCIB - The Standard Bank Of South Africa Limited - Interest Rate
20/07/201116:30 IPSA - Sale of Turbines
20/07/201116:30 Allied Technologies Limited - Directorate changes with effect from 20 July
20/07/201116:16 Finbond - Directors` Share Dealings
20/07/201115:31 AG Industries Limited - Renewal of cautionary announcement
20/07/201114:34 Ifca Technologies Limited - Renewal of Cautionary Announcement
20/07/201114:21IPLIDG - Investec Bank Limited - Issue of enhanced dividend securities (EDS) -
20/07/201114:00INL/ INP - Investec Limited/ Investec plc - Block listing six monthly return
20/07/201114:00 Pan African Resources PLC - Changes to the Board of Directors
20/07/201113:45 SABMiller plc - Altria Financial Data Disclosure
20/07/201113:36 Calgro M3 - Results of Annual General Meeting
20/07/201113:25 South African Coal Mining Holdings Limited - Continuous miner machine
20/07/201113:13 Harmony Gold Mining Company Ltd - Wafi-Golpu Project grows to a Billion
20/07/201112:45 Sappi Limited - Sappi Fine Paper Europe announces final closure of
20/07/201112:25 Famous Brands Limited - Dealings in Securities
20/07/201111:59ACL128 - Absa Bank Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
20/07/201111:39 Medi-Clinic Corporation Limited - Dealings in securities by director of
20/07/201111:35 Trematon Capital Investments Limited - Changes to the board of directors
20/07/201111:31 Ellies Holdings Limited - Audited results for the year ended 30 April 2011
20/07/201111:30 The Foschini Group Ltd - Director Dealing in Securities
20/07/201110:30 Metorex Limited - Production update - six months ended 30 June 2011
20/07/201110:00 Aquarius Platinum - Independent audit of Mine Support Methodologies
20/07/201109:30FCPD - Foord Compass Limited - Unaudited interim report for the six months ended
20/07/201109:19 Gold One International Limited - Form 604 - Notice of change of interests
20/07/201109:00 BHP Billiton Plc - BHP Billiton production report for the year ended 30
20/07/201108:32 Wescoal Holdings Limited - Urgent application to set aside application to
20/07/201108:30 Merafe Resources Limited - Trading statement for the six months ended 30
20/07/201108:00 Lonrho Plc - Lonrho Plc acquires Grindrod PCA and becomes the leading
20/07/201108:00MND / MNP - Mondi Limited / Mondi plc - Apportionment of cost for South African
20/07/201108:00 Datatec Limited - Interim Management Statement
20/07/201107:48 BHP Billiton Plc - BHP Billiton exploration and development report for
20/07/201107:15 Aveng Limited - Trading Statement
20/07/201107:10 British American Tobacco p.l.c.- Transaction in own shares
20/07/201107:10SYN845 - Synthesis Funding Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
20/07/201107:06AGLIHI - Investec Bank Limited - The issue of Hot Enhanced Dividend
20/07/201107:05INVS - Investec Bank Limited - Issue of Enhanced Dividend Securities (EDS)

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