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 The Sharenet Daily 
Thursday, 06 October 2011 - 20:00
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 African stocks rose for the second straight session on Thursday, consolidating gains as global markets firmed on hopes that European policymakers would take coordinated steps to support banks there.  Full story

South Africa's rand fell as much as 1.4 percent against the dollar on Thursday as a survey pointed to a decline in business confidence and in line with a weaker euro, before recouping those losses in volatile trade.  Full story
Snipers loyal to Muammar Gaddafi held back government forces trying to capture his hometown on Thursday and the deposed leader warned the heads of the developing world who have recognised Libya's new rulers that they would face a similar fate to his own.  Full story
Sweden's most famous living poet Tomas Transtromer won the Nobel prize for literature on Thursday, more than 20 years after a stroke severely limited his speech and movement but not the power of his writing.  Full story
Wakil Ahmad Muttawakil, a former right hand man to the reclusive, one-eyed leader of the Taliban, believes there is only one way to end a decade of fighting in Afghanistan. Return the hardline Islamists to power.  Full story
Global stocks rallied for a third straight day and oil prices rose on Thursday after the European Central Bank renewed offers to aid. . .  Full story
European shares rose on Thursday to hit a five-week closing high, with banks among the best performers on hopes policymakers will come up. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks rose on Thursday after the European Central Bank launched fresh liquidity measures to help banks weather the euro zone's debt crisis, easing. . .  Full story
Britain's top shares advanced on Thursday as sentiment was lifted by hopes policymakers will take the necessary measures to stabilise stressed European banks. . .  Full story

Gold rose for a second session on Thursday, boosted by a rally in stocks and commodities after the European Central Bank launched liquidity measures. . .  Full story
European shares rose on Thursday to hit their highest close in five weeks, led by miners as the Bank of England launched fresh. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks fell at the open on Thursday as traders reacted to developments from the European Central Bank, including moves to ease bank. . .  Full story
World stocks kept a firmer tone on Thursday after the Bank of England surprised the market by launching a fresh round of monetary. . .  Full story
SA Business
Zambia has lifted a ban on metal exports, just two days after imposing it to sort out irregularities and increase transparency. . .  Full story
Absa Group, the South African bank majority owned by British lender Barclays, said it would merge its business and retail banking. . .  Full story
Millions of Airtel Nigeria subscribers were without mobile phone coverage this week following a dispute between workers and the company, which. . .  Full story
South African telecommunications group MTN has raised its shareholding in its Rwandan unit to 80 percent as the Rwandan government has. . .  Full story

South Africa has tapped the head of risk management at a local investment bank as its next banking regulator, the central. . .  Full story
South Africa is contemplating a carbon tax to reduce its carbon footprint. Below are some details on South Africa's emissions profile and the. . .  Full story
South Africa's carbon tax plan is running headlong into a clash with its job creation plans, putting the government in a bind ahead. . .  Full story
South Africa's rand fell 1.2 percent against the dollar on Thursday after a survey pointed to a decline in domestic business. . .  Full story

South Africa's business confidence edged down for the third straight month in September, dipping to 98.4 from 98.6 index points in August, according to a survey by the South African Chamber. . .  Full story
South African state-owned logistics group Transnet controls the country's rail and port infrastructure. Below are some facts about Transnet and its key rail projects.. . .  Full story
For all the confidence in China's resilience to global economic shocks over the past decade, some investors are now starting to worry about a hard landing for the high-flying economic giant.. . .  Full story
Company News
In the interim period ended 31 August 2011, the Group benefited from an expanded customer base within the general distribution segment,. . .  Full story
On 5 October 2011 Bernardine Elizabeth De Beer has tendered her resignation as financial director of Evraz, part of the Evraz. . .  Full story
Further to the cautionary announcement dated 25 August 2011 shareholders are advised that negotiations are still in progress which, if successfully. . .  Full story
Business Day reported that Anglo has acquired full ownership of its Peace River Coal partnership in British Columbia by buying the. . .  Full story

Business Report noted that Foschini has bought luxury menswear brand Fabiani. The acquisition will allow Foschini to expand its offering to wealthy customers and give additional support to the group's expansion plans. Foschini CFO Ronnie Stein said the group's brands mainly. . .  Full story
On the listing of Blue Label in 2007, Microsoft Corporation ("Microsoft") subscribed for 91 851 852 Blue Label shares at a price of R6.75 per share. On 5 October 2011, Blue Label entered into an agreement with Microsoft ("share buy-back agreement"). . .  Full story
Company Results
Revenue declined dramatically to R90 million (R171.5 million). A loss from operations of R22.4 million (profit of R10 million) was made. The net attributable loss more than tripled to R34.5 million (loss of R9.2 million). In addition, the headline loss per. . .  Full story
Revenue for the interim period ended 31 August 2011 increased to R453.6 million (2010: R412 million). Gross profit decreased to R48 million (2010: R51.1 million), operating profit fell to R17.5 million (2010: R21.8 million), while total comprehensive income attributable to equity. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0029888.87420.311.43%
JSE Top 4017:0026674.15440.351.68%
JSE Gold17:002741.603.160.12%
JSE Financial17:0020731.13194.510.95%
JSE Industrial17:0031646.07371.801.19%
JSE Indust 2517:0026642.91383.701.46%
JSE Resource17:0048635.90971.022.04%
DJ Futures20:0010940.0096.000.89%
DJ Ind19:4511027.1487.190.80%
SP 50019:561154.5510.520.92%
FTSE 10017:355291.26189.093.71%
All Ords07:374132.10139.603.50%
NZSE 5006:463346.2118.090.54%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold/R kg20:0042148972291.74%
Brent Crude19:56105.072.452.39%
Rand / Dollar19:587.9467-0.0059-0.07%
Rand / Pound19:5512.2127-0.0719-0.59%
Rand / Euro19:5510.66760.03800.36%
Rand / NZD19:576.10910.00810.13%
Rand / AUD19:557.73700.04070.53%
Yen / Dollar19:5876.6690-0.1110-0.14%
Euro / Dollar19:550.7445-0.0044-0.59%
Dollar / Euro19:571.34230.00790.59%
Pound / Dollar19:550.64860.00220.34%

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The JSE Today
Trading Statistics

Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 DELRAND  17288104.76.%2700
2 VALUE  400359.59.%27000
3 ROLFES  215115.39.%85700
4 SPURCORP  1300655.26.%2245
5 STEFSTOCK  1100504.76.%7035
6 VIVIDEND  460204.55.%1900
7 JUBILEE  16274.52.%62515
8 MVELAGRP  355154.41.%46752
9 MONDIPLCP  59852454.27.%596534
10 SABMILLER  270179803.76.%10352864
11 MONDILTDP  60002163.73.%235212
12 PBT  14053.70.%7100
13 URONE  1727603.60.%38629
14 S-OCEAN  14553.57.%153566
15 LONMIN  129144143.31.%237336
16 BILLITON  227717053.19.%4405847
17 AMECOR  19463.19.%40000
18 KEATON   26883.08.%39572
19 OPTIMUM  37501002.74.%225765
20 EASTPLATS  493132.71.%25354

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 GOLIATH  270-35-11.48.%63
2 DIGICOR  300-35-10.45.%3200
3 VERIMARK  132-10-7.04.%168758
4 AFGRI  526-29-5.23.%3920
5 ONELOGIX  119-6-4.80.%72400
6 RAINBOW  1560-65-4.00.%2000
7 PUTPROP  650-25-3.70.%2000
8 ALTRON-P  2300-70-2.95.%32416
9 ELLIES   180-5-2.70.%238000
10 WBHO  10009-266-2.59.%105239
11 ALTECH  5390-142-2.57.%13217
12 BASREAD  1322-28-2.07.%37721
13 MIXTEL  145-3-2.03.%69200
14 SANTAM  13653-247-1.78.%27806
15 ILIAD  520-9-1.70.%75256
16 AMA  195-3-1.52.%305404
17 SENTULA  217-3-1.36.%4625950
18 PAN-AF  148-2-1.33.%640026
19 FAMBRANDS  4207-43-1.01.%10048
20 MRPRICE  6460-65-1.00.%1156876

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 SABMILLER  27017286989803.76.%10352864
2 AMECOR  19419463.19.%40000
3 TIGBRANDS  21350216903901.86.%552512
4 LIFEHC  19381980-7-0.36.%1771290
5 LIB-HOLD  83018850-49-0.59.%509753

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 ALTECH  53905390-142-2.57.%13217
2 SOVFOOD  396396-2-0.50.%168485
3 AFROX  15991594-7-0.44.%363104
4 MVELASERV  10991000-1-0.09.%1000
5 ESORFRANK  1451430.260300
6 JUBILEE  16215174.52.%62515

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4026,674.15440.351.68%
Mid Cap40,363.8761.770.15%
Small Cap30,932.9637.820.12%
Resource 2048,635.90971.022.04%
Industrial 2526,642.91383.701.46%
Financial 157,718.8478.061.02%
Financial & Ind. 3029,536.74408.961.40%
All Share29,888.87420.311.43%
Oil & Gas 24,866.26606.912.50%
Mining 31,900.85588.941.88%
Gold Mining2,741.603.160.12%
Platinum Mining60.21.000.00%
GENERAL MINING7,791.72210.752.78%
Oil & Gas Producers 13,370.13326.332.50%
Basic Materials 26,932.79495.551.87%
Chemicals 12,408.7135.820.29%
Forestry & Paper 11,891.98386.553.36%
Industrial Metals 26,236.98317.911.23%
Industrials 25,822.85-21.53-0.08%
General Industrials 71,918.57-145.56-0.20%
Consumer Goods 27,305.15642.692.41%
Automobiles & Parts 3,577.84-22.65-0.63%
Household Goods143.56-1-0.40%
Health Care 33,481.91-6.98-0.02%
Beverages 92.323.353.77%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 49,021.63211.360.43%
Personal Goods 377.035.591.50%
Consumer Services 51,778.35551.801.08%
General Retailers 41,334.32437.491.07%
Travel & Leisure 3,402.16-.39-0.01%
Media 75.941.101.47%
Support Services 2,175.521.910.09%
Telecommunications 64,409.64-49.93-0.08%
Financials 20,731.13194.510.95%
Banks 39,015.96416.201.08%
Non-life Insurance 33,107.29-598.95-1.78%
Life Insurance 15,093.08127.330.85%
General Financial 2,009.0722.721.14%
Technology 22,474.60-3.58-0.02%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,860.45441.58%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL2,925.61411.41%
COAL MINING22,269.71900.41%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 4,469.4230.07%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,091.5950.45%
RESOURCE 26,910.705191.96%
DIVIDEND PLUS161.2000.14%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 406,181.80971.59%
Capped Top 4014,029.352201.60%
Capped All Share15,103.022081.39%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
10 Oct 2011PSGAugust 2011 (Interim)
10 Oct 2011PSGFIN PREFAugust 2011 (Interim)
10 Oct 2011TASTEAugust 2011 (Interim)
11 Oct 2011METMARAugust 2011 (Interim)
12 Oct 2011DATATECAugust 2011 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
DCENTRIX11-10-0411-10-2111-10-31R 0.1340
INSIMBI11-10-0411-10-2111-10-31R 0.0200
NTC PREF11-10-0311-10-2111-10-31R 3.3842
PHUMELELA11-09-3011-10-1411-10-24R 0.4300
BOWCALF11-09-3011-10-2111-10-31R 0.2000
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
ASTRAPAKP11-09-0911-09-3011-10-10R 3.6493
SASFIN-P11-09-1411-09-3011-10-10R 3.3473
CERAMIC11-09-0811-09-3011-10-10R 1.6000
MMI HLDGS11-09-1311-09-3011-10-10R 0.6300
SPURCORP11-09-0811-09-3011-10-10R 0.3300

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
SNVSantova Logistics Ltd06/10/2011Confirmed
VMKVerimark Holdings Ltd06/10/2011Confirmed
RBXRaubex Group Ltd07/10/2011Confirmed
ADWAfrican Dawn Capital Ltd07/10/2011Confirmed
BFSBlue Financial Services Ltd10/10/2011Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
06/10/201117:48NAI/NAN - New Africa Investments Limited - Advance Agterskot payment and
06/10/201117:46 Miranda Mineral Holdings Limited - Business update and Trading Statement
06/10/201117:43 Anglo American plc - Treasury Shares - Transfers
06/10/201117:31BIIND - iNdwa Investments Limited - Listing of Tap Issue
06/10/201117:10 Pinnacle Point Group Limited - Notice of Winding-Up Order
06/10/201116:46 Verimark- Results of Annual General Meeting
06/10/201116:26OML - Old Mutual Plc - Form 8.3
06/10/201116:25OML - Old Mutual Plc - Form 8.3
06/10/201116:15 Datacentrix Holdings Limited - Dealings by directors
06/10/201116:00 Masonite (Africa) Limited - Further cautionary announcement
06/10/201115:50CCO - Capital & Counties Properties PLC - Notification of interim management
06/10/201115:45 Holdsport Limited - Unaudited pro forma statement of financial
06/10/201115:36 Reinet Investments S.C.A. Depositary Receipts - Investment by Reinet Fund
06/10/201115:27 Sovereign Food Investments Limited - Dealings in securities by director
06/10/201115:07IVA214 - iVuzi Investments Limited - Listing of tap issue
06/10/201114:23 Sovereign Food Investments Limited - Dealings in securities by
06/10/201114:07 Verimark Holdings Limited - Trading Update
06/10/201113:47 Santova Logistics Limited - Results of the General Meeting
06/10/201113:45 Value Group Limited - Trading Update
06/10/201113:28 Metrofile Holdings Limited - Dealings in securities by directors
06/10/201112:32 Insimbi Refractory and Alloy Supplies Ltd - Unaudited consolidated
06/10/201112:30 The Don Group Limited - Provisional condensed consolidated
06/10/201112:22BIRPIF - Resilient Property Income Fund Limited - Increase of Domestic
06/10/201112:14 Village Main Reef Limited - Quarterly production update
06/10/201112:13INL/INP - Investec - Form 8 (DD)
06/10/201112:12INL/INP - Investec - Form 8 (DD)
06/10/201112:12 Country Bird Holdings Limited - Dealings in securities
06/10/201112:00 Evraz Highveld Steel and Vanadium Limited - Resignation of financial
06/10/201111:53IPL/IPLP - Imperial Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by director
06/10/201111:33DENG18 - Denel SOC Limited - Full capital redemption
06/10/201111:25 Gooderson Leisure Corporation Limited - Trading statement
06/10/201111:22BIFR1 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Listing of New Financial Instrument
06/10/201111:22 Assore Limited - Change to board of directors
06/10/201111:00 Petmin Limited - Appointment of company secretary
06/10/201110:59 Netcare Limited - Results of General Meeting
06/10/201110:47 Interwaste Holdings Limited - Director`s dealing in securities
06/10/201110:46 Interwaste Holdings Limited - Directors` dealings in securities
06/10/201110:40CCO - Capital & Counties Properties PLC - Notification of new
06/10/201110:30ABN40 - Absa Bank Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
06/10/201109:57 Alert Steel Holdings Limited - Revised trading update for the year
06/10/201109:50INL/INP - Investec - Disclosure in accordance with Rule 2.10 of the UK City
06/10/201109:20 ArcelorMittal South Africa Limited - Lapsed agreement relating to the
06/10/201109:00 Colliers South Africa Holdings Limited - Renewal of cautionary
06/10/201108:40 Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. - Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. to
06/10/201108:18 IQuad Group Limited - Trading statement
06/10/201108:18 Firestone Energy Limited - Firestone Appoints of Directors
06/10/201107:30 Blue Label Telecoms Limited - Proposed specific repurchase of Blue Label
06/10/201107:10 British American Tobacco p.l.c - Transaction in own shares

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