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 The Sharenet Daily 
Friday, 05 August 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
South Africa's rand ended firmer against the dollar on Friday but may struggle to hold those gains into next week on the back of fragile risk sentiment prevailing in global markets.  Full story

South Africa's rand erased earlier losses against the dollar on Friday, gaining more than one percent after the release of U.S. jobs data eased fears of a recession in the world's biggest economy.  Full story
Tens of thousands of people marched across Syria on the first Friday of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, stepping up defiance of President Bashar al-Assad's bloody crackdown on unrest as his tanks again shelled Hama and massed outside another restive city.  Full story
Libya's rebels said on Friday a NATO air attack had killed Muammar Gaddafi's powerful son Khamis, who serves as commander of one of the Libyan leader's most loyal and best-equipped military units.  Full story
Yingluck Shinawatra was elected Thailand's first female prime minister on Friday in a parliamentary vote just 11 weeks into a political career crafted from exile by her brother and former premier, Thaksin Shinawatra.  Full story
World stocks fell for an eighth day but were off their lows on Friday after a dizzying descent that has wiped $2.5. . .  Full story
European shares fell on Friday and posted their biggest weekly decline in nearly three years on worries about weak global growth and fears. . .  Full story
Gold rose on Friday, resuming its month-long rally as a stronger-than-expected U.S. payrolls report failed to quell fears of a double-dip recession and expectations. . .  Full story
The selloff in U.S. stocks returned on Friday as worries about slower global growth remained firmly intact despite stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data.. . .  Full story

Banks and commodity stocks fell sharply on Friday as Britain's top share index extended losses into a sixth straight trading day, roiled by. . .  Full story
World stocks fell for an eighth session on Friday though better-than-expected U.S. jobs data limited losses and the euro gained as the European. . .  Full story
European shares plunged to 14-month lows on Friday following a global sell-off on growing concerns the U.S. economy could be heading towards another recession. . .  Full story
Gold edged up more than half a percent on Friday as investors used bullion to shelter from the storm engulfing financial markets on. . .  Full story
SA Business
A South African judge on Friday ordered state utility Eskom to release details of an undisclosed pricing deal with mining giant. . .  Full story
South Africa's E. Oppenheimer family and Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings. . .  Full story
South Africa's government bonds weakened on Friday, with yields coming off nine-month lows as players took profits following this week's heavy. . .  Full story
More than 200,000 South African municipal workers will walk off the job from August 15 in a strike aimed at shutting. . .  Full story

South Africa's labour unions have so far reached wage deals with gold, coal and diamond mining companies to end strikes.. . .  Full story
Industrial and Commercial Bank of China is to pay $600 million to take control of the Argentina operations of South Africa's. . .  Full story
South Africa auctioned 3.825 billion rand worth of three-month Treasury Bills on Friday at an average yield of 5.56 percent, unchanged. . .  Full story
It is too early to say how the current uncertainty in global markets will affect South Africa and how monetary policymakers. . .  Full story

Diamond miners in South Africa returned to work on Friday after a 14-day strike, while a wage dispute at state power utility Eskom intensified, with unions threatening a strike that could. . .  Full story
South Africa's Standard Bank fell nearly 3 percent in early trade on Friday, as investors shrugged off the news it was selling down its stake in its Argentina operations.. . .  Full story
It is too early to say how the current uncertainty in global markets will affect South Africa and how monetary policymakers should respond to it, said Reserve. . .  Full story
Company News
The Joint Provisional Liquidators of Pamodzi Gold Orkney (Pty) Ltd (in provisional liquidation) ("PGO") and China African Precious Metals (Pty) Ltd. . .  Full story
The company advised that Ms Ramani Naidoo has tendered her resignation as company secretary and group governance officer with effect from. . .  Full story
Shareholders are referred to an announcement released on SENS on 14 June 2011 wherein Afdawn shareholders were advised that the company. . .  Full story
The board has appointed Mr Richard Buchignani as a non-executive director with effect from 5 August 2011.. . .  Full story

Shareholders are referred to the 2011 interim results for Prudential plc released today, which contains the following information in respect of. . .  Full story
Spur Corporation announced in the press on 6 June 2011 that it planned to acquire a 60% stake in the Cappuccino's. . .  Full story
Shareholders were advised that, at the company's annual general meeting held on 4 August 2011, all the resolutions proposed thereat were. . .  Full story
Datatec announced the allotment of 20 950 ordinary R0.01 shares following the exercise of share options. Application has been made to. . .  Full story
Company Results
Total revenue increased to R19.8 billion (R15.3 billion). Net attributable profit rose to R1.1 billion (R969 million). In addition, headline earnings. . .  Full story
Revenue increased from USD2.4 billion to USD3.2 billion in 2011. Gross profit rose to USD1.1 billion (June 2010: USD280 million) and. . .  Full story
Sales increased to USD1.8 billion (USD1.6 billion) and gross profit declined to USD163 million (USD288 million). Operating profit decreased to USD54. . .  Full story
Revenue for the half year ended 27 June 2011 reduced to R130 million from R199. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0529256.75-344.86-1.17%
JSE Top 4017:0525993.94-284.43-1.08%
JSE Gold17:002486.14-47.18-1.86%
JSE Financial17:0020194.70-186.95-0.92%
JSE Industrial17:0031081.60-103.70-0.33%
JSE Indust 2517:0025962.05-20.32-0.08%
JSE Resource17:0047494.03-1100.49-2.26%
DJ Futures20:0011420.0099.000.87%
DJ Ind19:0111465.1981.510.72%
SP 50019:101202.332.260.19%
FTSE 10017:355246.99-146.15-2.71%
All Ords08:394169.70-183.20-4.21%
NZSE 5011:463276.51-101.27-3.00%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold/R kg20:00365090-9631-2.57%
Brent Crude19:56108.59-.10-0.09%
Rand / Dollar20:006.8769-0.0572-0.82%
Rand / Pound19:5911.2355-0.0124-0.11%
Rand / Euro19:599.81700.04100.42%
Rand / NZD19:595.80730.04090.71%
Rand / AUD19:597.2318-0.0220-0.30%
Yen / Dollar20:0078.5800-0.4900-0.62%
Euro / Dollar19:590.7008-0.0085-1.20%
Dollar / Euro19:561.42650.01751.24%
Pound / Dollar19:590.6106-0.0042-0.68%

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The JSE Today
Trading Statistics

Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 KELLY  4507820.97.%7200
2 DIAMONDCP  1401512.00.%70856
3 OCEANA  37501504.17.%54426
4 KEATON   280103.70.%109321
5 AFGRI  628203.29.%409275
6 LITHA  26072.77.%1052071
7 NASPERSN  349808602.52.%2450488
8 ASPEN  81501501.88.%1516463
9 BIDVEST  148502551.75.%2341732
10 FIRSTRAND  1867301.63.%16259640
11 LIFEHC  1740261.52.%7500342
12 ASSORE  210003131.51.%94354
13 WBHO  105451451.39.%235858
14 TRNSHEX  32341.25.%86250
15 TRUWTHS  7154881.25.%2034445
16 PETMIN  28031.08.%200106
17 MTN  135371371.02.%10114002
18 INVPROP  1050100.96.%34958
19 DATATEC  3745350.94.%138860
20 VIVIDEND  46040.88.%104500

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 IQUAD  201-39-16.25.%4668
2 ROLFES  215-33-13.31.%75773
3 FREEWORLD  956-144-13.09.%2590
4 GBGOLD  1273-186-12.75.%85250
5 ANOORAQ  420-60-12.50.%46898
6 EHSV  3900-500-11.36.%42046
7 MASONITE  2450-310-11.23.%6193
8 JUBILEE  170-21-10.99.%415120
9 OANDO  220-27-10.93.%20000
10 OCTODEC  1530-170-10.00.%338560
11 WILDRNESS  475-50-9.52.%10000
12 PHUMELELA  1050-100-8.70.%8200
13 DCENTRIX  377-33-8.05.%118716
14 PUTPROP  600-50-7.69.%3000
15 URONE  2086-165-7.33.%80451
16 MMG  140-10-6.67.%20500
17 NUWORLD  2198-148-6.31.%4761
18 VERIMARK  160-10-5.88.%61372
19 SASFIN  3205-195-5.74.%23804
20 AMA  170-10-5.56.%64312

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 EHSV  39003805-500-11.36.%42046
2 JUBILEE  170165-21-10.99.%415120
3 OCTODEC  15301501-170-10.00.%338560
4 DCENTRIX  377320-33-8.05.%118716
5 SASFIN  32053200-195-5.74.%23804
6 AQUARIUS  26672605-125-4.48.%75938
7 AVENG  33343259-154-4.42.%2958899
8 ILLOVO  24002369-107-4.27.%1072785
9 SENTULA  230225-10-4.17.%143875
10 HOSP-B  625625-25-3.85.%3358
11 S-OCEAN  140126-5-3.45.%214100
12 JDGROUP  39693943-131-3.20.%1245771
13 RAUBEX  15001412-49-3.16.%635631
14 PLATMIN  340320-10-2.86.%55756
15 OLDMUTUAL  12671210-32-2.46.%71529482
16 HOLDSPORT  30203015-60-1.95.%116424
17 ANGLOPLAT  5350051301-1000-1.83.%1408865
18 LONMIN  1320412452-241-1.79.%804207
19 IMPLATS  1624315565-257-1.56.%3685408
20 PIKWIK  16571617-23-1.37.%309553

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4025,993.94-284.43-1.08%
Mid Cap40,426.72-633.84-1.54%
Small Cap30,919.87-561.42-1.78%
Resource 2047,494.03-1100.49-2.26%
Industrial 2525,962.05-20.32-0.08%
Financial 157,502.39-54.93-0.73%
Financial & Ind. 3028,705.75-55.94-0.19%
All Share29,256.75-344.86-1.17%
Oil & Gas 23,798.37-745.65-3.04%
Mining 31,287.25-677.99-2.12%
Gold Mining2,486.14-47.18-1.86%
Platinum Mining60.81-.94-1.52%
GENERAL MINING7,761.90-179.11-2.26%
Oil & Gas Producers 12,795.95-400.92-3.04%
Basic Materials 26,580.55-551.78-2.03%
Chemicals 13,181.58-185.24-1.39%
Forestry & Paper 12,465.87-25.35-0.20%
Industrial Metals 27,676.81-469.49-1.67%
Industrials 26,420.05-185.90-0.70%
General Industrials 72,683.66288.510.40%
Consumer Goods 25,480.37-223.04-0.87%
Automobiles & Parts 3,826.93-20.39-0.53%
Household Goods136.64-0-0.23%
Health Care 32,061.09-80.94-0.25%
Beverages 80.03-1.16-1.43%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 47,440.85-531.65-1.11%
Personal Goods 387.42-.30-0.08%
Consumer Services 51,245.51235.880.46%
General Retailers 41,449.75-236.34-0.57%
Travel & Leisure 3,620.01-83.95-2.27%
Media 77.251.802.39%
Support Services 2,262.79-66.32-2.85%
Telecommunications 65,959.63258.790.39%
Financials 20,194.70-186.95-0.92%
Banks 37,591.61127.700.34%
Non-life Insurance 29,583.89-484.99-1.61%
Life Insurance 14,359.24-334.71-2.28%
General Financial 2,085.00-33.23-1.57%
Technology 21,404.03-352.98-1.62%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,834.18-82-2.82%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL2,906.74-80-2.68%
COAL MINING21,968.08-863-3.78%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 4,479.28-66-1.46%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,128.89-25-2.15%
CAPPED PROPERTY 311.96-1.20%
RESOURCE 26,306.66-604-2.24%
DIVIDEND PLUS160.82-2-1.34%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 406,038.76-133-2.16%
Capped Top 4013,650.27-134-0.97%
Capped All Share14,781.37-169-1.13%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
08 Aug 2011IFAJune 2011 (Interim)
08 Aug 2011URONEJune 2011 (Interim)
10 Aug 2011BELLJune 2011 (Interim)
11 Aug 2011AQUARIUSJune 2011 (Final)
11 Aug 2011AQUARIUSCVTJune 2011 (Final)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
FIRSTRANDB-P11-08-0411-08-1911-08-29R 3.0516
LIB-HOLD11-08-0411-08-2611-09-05R 1.8200
ANGLD11-08-0411-08-2611-09-09R 0.9000
CAPCO11-08-0311-08-1911-09-20R 0.0050
CAPITAL11-08-0211-08-1911-08-29R 0.3136
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
ZURICH SA11-07-2511-08-0411-08-15R 1.0000
FOORDCMPS11-07-2011-08-0411-08-15R 0.3000
MAS11-07-1511-07-2911-08-12R 0.0214

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
CRGCargo Carriers Ltd05/08/2011Confirmed
AFPAlexander Forbes Preference Share Invest...10/08/2011Confirmed
LEWLewis Group Ltd12/08/2011Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
05/08/201117:35 Alexander Forbes Preference Share Investments Limited - Report on
05/08/201117:26 Pamodzi Gold Limited - Joint announcement - Pamodzi Gold Orkney (Pty)
05/08/201117:18CLN187 - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - New Financial Instrument
05/08/201117:15 Huge Group Limited - Change in the nature of a director`s holdings
05/08/201117:01 AF Pref - Renewal of Cautionary Announcement relating to Alexander Forbes
05/08/201116:59 RGT Smart Market Intelligence Limited - Dealings in securities
05/08/201116:55 Aspen Pharmacare Holdings Limited - Resignation of Company Secretary
05/08/201116:48 UCS Group Limited - Directors` dealings in securities
05/08/201116:33 Taste Holdings Limited - Director`s dealings in securities
05/08/201116:26OML - OLD Mutual Plc - Form 8.3
05/08/201116:25OML - Old Mutual plc - Form 8.3
05/08/201116:09 AFDAWN - Financial Effects of Rights Offer and Convertible Bonds and
05/08/201116:00 Petmin Limited - Cautionary announcement
05/08/201116:00 Beige - No Change Statement and Notice of Annual General Meeting
05/08/201115:55 IQuad Group Limited - Disposal by IQuad of Its 90% Equity Interest in
05/08/201115:50 Tiger Brands - Notice of General Meeting
05/08/201115:50BIFR1 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Listing of Tap Issues
05/08/201115:34 South African Coal Mining Holdings Limited - Amendment of put and
05/08/201114:57 Famous Brands Limited - Dealings in securities
05/08/201114:52VPF - Vunani Property Investment Fund Limited - Results of the private
05/08/201114:43SBR003 - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - The Standard Bank Of
05/08/201114:39 Octodec Investments Limited - Dealing in securities by an associate of a
05/08/201114:30GRD161 - Grayston Conduit 1 (Proprietary) Limited - New Financial Instrument
05/08/201114:27INL/INP - Investec Limited/Investec plc - FORM 8 (DD)
05/08/201114:26INL/INP - Investec Limited/Investec plc - Form 8 (DD)
05/08/201112:30 Bell Equipment Limited - Change to the board of directors
05/08/201112:19 Discovery Holdings Limited - Prudential 2011 interim results
05/08/201112:15 Spur Corporation - Spur Corporation not to proceed with
05/08/201112:05 Jasco Electronics Holdings Limited - Change to the board of directors
05/08/201111:14 Northam Platinum Limited - Trading statement
05/08/201111:08 Taste Holdings Limited - Results of Annual General Meeting
05/08/201111:00 Datatec Limited - Further issue of shares
05/08/201110:30 Sallies Limited - Posting of circular and notice of General Meeting
05/08/201110:24 Ideco Group Limited - Further cautionary announcement
05/08/201109:47SCIB/TOPSKJ - Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - Termination of Listing
05/08/201109:29BAW9 - Barloworld Limited - Interest Rate Reset: BAW9
05/08/201109:02 IFCA Technologies Limited - Mandatory Offer, disposal of IFCA Software
05/08/201109:01 Great Basin Gold Limited - Provides operational update reports 100%
05/08/201108:03 Old Mutual Plc - Interim Results for the six months ended 30 June 2011
05/08/201108:03 Old Mutual Plc - Interim Dividend for the six months ended 30 June 2011
05/08/201108:02 Old Mutual Plc - Interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2011
05/08/201108:00 OLD MUTUAL PLC - Interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2011
05/08/201108:00 Jubilee Platinum PLC - Operations update
05/08/201107:55ACT/ACTP - Afrocentric Investment Corporation Limited - Changes to the board of
05/08/201107:30 WBO-Wilson Bayly Holmes-Ovcon Ltd - Trading Statement
05/08/201107:17 Standard Bank Group Limited - Proposed disposal of controlling
05/08/201107:10 British American Tobacco p.l.c - Transaction in own shares

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