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 The Sharenet Daily 
Friday, 07 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
The prevailing global crisis means that emerging markets will get slower economic growth, but they will not go into recession, South Africa's Reserve Bank Governor Gill Marcus said on Friday.  Full story

South Africa's bond prices strengthened on Friday and yields fell, while the rand steadied against the dollar, holding its own among emerging market peers as investors ventured back into risky assets after weeks of heavy selling.  Full story
Declaring women's rights vital for world peace, the Nobel Committee awarded its annual Peace Prize on Friday to three indomitable female campaigners against war and oppression -- a Yemeni and two Liberians, including that country's president.  Full story
Libyan government forces launched their largest assault yet on Muammar Gaddafi's hometown of Sirte on Friday, firing heavy artillery at the last major bastion of support for the deposed leader.  Full story
The most senior officer to defect from Syria's armed forces has said there is no option but to topple President Bashar al-Assad by force and he was directing a military uprising against the Syrian leader from within Turkey.  Full story
Gold fell more than 1 percent on Friday as investors quickly sold to raise cash to cover margin calls in the lower equity. . .  Full story
European shares rose to a five-week closing high on Friday, after better-than-expected U.S. nonfarm payroll data eased worries that the world's largest economy was. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks fell on Friday after ratings agency Fitch downgraded Spain's credit rating, unsettling investors already worried ahead of a European summit on Sunday. . .  Full story
Better than expected U.S. jobs data lit up a subdued session for Britain's FTSE 100, which eked out a small gain as investors. . .  Full story

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq fell on Friday as traders pocketed gains after encouraging U.S. economic data and on bets Europe will shore. . .  Full story
World stocks and the euro were higher midsession on Friday after stronger-than-expected U.S. employment data eased fears of another global recession.. . .  Full story
European shares rose on Friday to hit a five-week week closing high after better-than-expected U.S. nonfarm payroll data eased worries that the world's. . .  Full story
The Nasdaq fell over 1 percent on Friday as stocks struggled to make headway following a three-day market rally, even after a report. . .  Full story
SA Business
South African share prices rose for a third straight session on Friday, buoyed by stronger-than-expected jobs data out of the United. . .  Full story
Australian gold miner Resolute Mining said a 700,000 ounce gold discovery at its Tabacoroni joint venture with Etruscan Resources would boost. . .  Full story
South African paper maker Sappi Ltd said on Friday it will slash jobs and restructure its operations to rein in costs. . .  Full story
South Africa's rand steadied against the dollar on Friday and was on course to post its best week since early July. . .  Full story

Asking debt-ridden Greece to implement more austerity measures is not sustainable, South Africa's Reserve Bank Governor Gill Marcus said on Friday.. . .  Full story
Zambia officially reversed the $5.4 million sale of an unlisted lender to South Africa's FirstRand on Friday, returning the bank to. . .  Full story
South Africa's FirstRand (FNB) said on Friday it had received formal notification from Zambia's central bank over the termination of a. . .  Full story
South Africa auctioned 4.325 billion rand in three-month Treasury Bills at an average yield of 5.49 percent on Friday, compared to. . .  Full story

South Africa sold 800 million rand worth of paper at a weekly auction of its 2022 and the 2033 inflation-linked bonds on Friday which saw yields tick higher.. . .  Full story
South Africa may solicit bids worth 1 trillion rand for the construction of six nuclear power plants by 2030, the Mail & Guardian newspaper reported, citing unnamed government and industry sources.. . .  Full story
South Africa's Shanduka Group hopes to conclude a deal before the end of the year which would increase its stake in a coal venture with global trader Glencore to a controlling. . .  Full story
Company News
In the announcements released on the Securities Exchange News Service ("SENS") of the JSE Limited ("JSE") on 15 August 2011 and. . .  Full story
Shareholders were advised that the company has entered into negotiations which if successfully concluded may have a material effect on the. . .  Full story
Shareholders were advised that, at the company's annual general meeting held on 7 October 2011, the special resolutions and all the. . .  Full story
The JSE advise that the auditor's report on Simmer and Jack Mines Ltd Annual Financial Statements for the 15 months. . .  Full story

Pursuant to Conditions 6(f) and 17 of the terms and conditions of the Bonds (the "conditions"), as set out in the Trust Deed dated 18 December 2009 between the Issuer and BNY Corporate Trustee Services Ltd and constituting the bonds (the. . .  Full story
Business Report noted that Absa will merge its business and retail banking units and has created a small team of Braclays and Absa executives to lead its expansion into Africa. The merger of Absa's retail and business units follows a similar. . .  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.. . .  Full story
Revenue for the interim period ended 31 August 2011 increased to R453.6 million (2010: R412 million). Gross profit decreased to R48. . .  Full story
Revenue soared to R174.2 million (R5.1 million). Gross profit surged to R14.9 million (R4.6 million). However, the operating loss before finance. . .  Full story
Revenue increased to R553.2 million (August 2010: R482.8 million). Operating loss was recorded at R29.9 million (August 2010: loss of R3.8. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0030244.90356.031.19%
JSE Top 4017:0027001.46327.311.23%
JSE Gold17:002708.12-33.48-1.22%
JSE Financial17:0021017.44286.311.38%
JSE Industrial17:0032080.28434.211.37%
JSE Indust 2517:0027032.74389.831.46%
JSE Resource17:0049094.81458.910.94%
DJ Futures19:5011015.00-31.00-0.28%
DJ Ind19:4511095.37-27.96-0.25%
SP 50020:001154.28-10.69-0.92%
FTSE 10017:355303.4012.140.23%
All Ords07:374225.0092.902.25%
NZSE 5006:463383.6437.431.12%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold/R kg20:004180398870.21%
Brent Crude19:56104.95.050.05%
Rand / Dollar19:587.95700.02910.37%
Rand / Pound19:5512.36930.14751.21%
Rand / Euro19:5510.68120.02070.19%
Rand / NZD19:586.12340.01700.28%
Rand / AUD19:557.77000.04000.52%
Yen / Dollar19:5876.76000.07100.09%
Euro / Dollar19:550.74600.00160.21%
Dollar / Euro19:591.3409-0.0020-0.15%
Pound / Dollar19:550.6425-0.0051-0.79%

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The JSE Today
Trading Statistics

Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 CALGRO  1441612.50.%24315
2 GOLIATH  3003011.11.%9937
3 TASTE  1281210.34.%15500
4 PLATMIN  3303010.00.%250
5 WITSGOLD  46003006.98.%3155
6 AFRIMAT  425256.25.%37500
7 EXXARO  168088185.12.%1701242
8 MMG  210105.00.%112472
9 NASPERSN  3600016004.65.%1959632
10 IMPERIAL  101994234.33.%1261161
11 JUBILEE  16974.32.%96900
12 NEPI  35391394.09.%84242
13 ADCORP  2498974.04.%204393
14 VIVIDEND  478183.91.%25900
15 REMGRO  111084083.81.%1023461
16 WOOLIES  37201303.62.%3503992
17 ANOORAQ  450153.45.%2550
18 HUDACO  78002603.45.%1657
19 ESORFRANK  15053.45.%17320
20 COAL  567183.28.%1174523

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 PUTPROP  550-100-15.38.%2000
2 VERIMARK  118-14-10.61.%228618
3 COMAIR  201-12-5.63.%4400
4 ELBGROUP  1900-95-4.76.%140
5 BAUBA  200-10-4.76.%123028
6 PBT  135-5-3.57.%2659
7 ARGENT  650-15-2.26.%270518
8 AFGRI  515-11-2.09.%233006
9 MUSTEK  530-10-1.85.%11100
10 TSOGO-SUN  1650-30-1.79.%2848
11 GRANPRADE  280-5-1.75.%650000
12 HARMONY  9353-147-1.55.%1027839
13 ARCMITTAL  6068-94-1.53.%869413
14 ANGGOLD  32399-451-1.37.%2020796
15 HYPROP  5327-73-1.35.%56993
16 CITYLDG  6220-80-1.27.%50238
17 HOLDSPORT  3200-40-1.23.%7101
18 HYPROP-CN  5350-65-1.20.%14294
19 ALTRON-P  2273-27-1.17.%6572
20 ALTRON  2465-25-1.00.%3599

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 TASTE  1281281210.34.%15500
2 BATS  34476350252760.81.%375875
3 TIGBRANDS  21516217251660.78.%323460

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 ARGENT  650601-15-2.26.%270518
2 AFGRI  515475-11-2.09.%233006
3 HYPROP-CN  53505100-65-1.20.%14294
4 SOVFOOD  395395-1-0.25.%21950
5 PALLINGHT  29929510.34.%58898
6 AFROX  16091580100.63.%148037
7 ESORFRANK  15014253.45.%17320

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4027,001.46327.311.23%
Mid Cap40,802.29438.421.09%
Small Cap31,097.86164.900.53%
Resource 2049,094.81458.910.94%
Industrial 2527,032.74389.831.46%
Financial 157,842.75123.911.61%
Financial & Ind. 3029,974.30437.561.48%
All Share30,244.90356.031.19%
Oil & Gas 25,441.08574.822.31%
Mining 32,109.20208.350.65%
Gold Mining2,708.12-33.48-1.22%
Platinum Mining61.511.302.16%
GENERAL MINING7,856.2764.550.83%
Oil & Gas Producers 13,679.20309.072.31%
Basic Materials 27,107.80175.010.65%
Chemicals 12,532.60123.891.00%
Forestry & Paper 11,964.0372.050.61%
Industrial Metals 26,373.43136.450.52%
Industrials 26,364.17541.322.10%
General Industrials 73,678.931760.362.45%
Consumer Goods 27,507.99202.840.74%
Automobiles & Parts 3,618.6040.761.14%
Household Goods146.1131.78%
Health Care 34,117.31635.401.90%
Beverages 92.05-.27-0.29%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 49,144.50122.870.25%
Personal Goods 386.429.392.49%
Consumer Services 53,214.551436.202.77%
General Retailers 42,305.61971.292.35%
Travel & Leisure 3,395.63-6.53-0.19%
Media 79.363.424.50%
Support Services 2,207.6932.171.48%
Telecommunications 64,744.67335.030.52%
Financials 21,017.44286.311.38%
Banks 39,870.22854.262.19%
Non-life Insurance 33,827.48720.192.18%
Life Insurance 15,197.42104.340.69%
General Financial 2,040.7531.681.58%
Technology 22,715.57240.971.07%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,888.93281.00%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL2,955.24301.01%
COAL MINING23,226.849574.30%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 4,445.45-24-0.54%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,105.16141.24%
RESOURCE 27,147.132360.88%
DIVIDEND PLUS162.9821.10%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 406,264.46831.34%
Capped Top 4014,205.421761.26%
Capped All Share15,284.191811.20%

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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
BEE-SASOL11-09-1211-10-0711-10-17R 9.9000
SASOL11-09-1211-10-0711-10-17R 9.9000
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

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
ADWAfrican Dawn Capital Ltd07/10/2011Confirmed
RBXRaubex Group Ltd07/10/2011Confirmed
BFSBlue Financial Services Ltd10/10/2011Confirmed
ARHARB Holdings Ltd11/10/2011Confirmed
WSLWescoal Holdings Ltd11/10/2011Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
07/10/201117:44 Sasol Limited - Sasol issues 2011 Annual Financial Statements and files
07/10/201117:25 Sappi Limited - Dealing in securities by directors of listed companies
07/10/201117:00PSG/PGFP - PSG Group Limited/ PSG Financial Services Limited - Recurring
07/10/201117:00 BRAIT SE, Societas Europaea - Confirmation of Name Change
07/10/201116:25OML - Old Mutual Plc - Form 8.3
07/10/201116:22BIUNIT - Unitrans Services (Proprietary) Limited - Notice of Meeting of
07/10/201116:00 Naspers Limited - Notification in terms of section 122(3) of the companies
07/10/201116:00CLR/ CLRP - Clover Industries Limited - Dealing in securities by an
07/10/201115:37 ChemSpec - Proposed Rights Offer
07/10/201115:31 Afrimat Limited - Cautionary announcement
07/10/201115:10MND/MNP - Mondi Limited/ Mondi plc - Employee Share Plans
07/10/201115:09 Erbacon Investment Holdings Limited - Unaudited condensed group interim
07/10/201114:54 South African Coal Mining Holding Limited - Unaudited results of
07/10/201114:35FRS59 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Listing of new financial instrument
07/10/201114:30 Sovereign Food Investments Limited - Dealings in securities by director
07/10/201114:25BICS4 - Commissioner Street No.4 Limited - New Financial Instrument
07/10/201113:56 African Dawn Capital Limited- Results of Annual General Meeting
07/10/201113:53BIIVU - iVuzi Investments Limited - Listing of Tap Issue
07/10/201113:30 Capital Shopping Centres Group Plc - Notification of transactions of
07/10/201112:28 Raubex Group Limited - Results of Annual General Meeting
07/10/201112:13INL/INP - Investec - Form 8 (DD)
07/10/201112:08 Litha Healthcare Group Limited - Dealing in securities
07/10/201111:55INL/INP - Investec - FORM 8 (DD)
07/10/201111:55 Investec Property Fund Limited - Directorate
07/10/201111:39NEDB - Nedbank Limited - SENS announcement issue of share instalments
07/10/201111:30 British American Tobacco p.l.c - Notification of transactions of
07/10/201110:57 UCS Group Limited - Finalisation announcement regarding the scheme
07/10/201110:50GEN - General - SIM - Emphasis of matter
07/10/201110:10 Aquarius Platinum Limited - Notice to the holders of the
07/10/201109:54 Sappi Limited - Sappi strategy update
07/10/201109:50INL/INP - Investec Limited/ Investec plc - Disclosure in accordance with Rule
07/10/201109:45SCIB - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - Issue of stock warrants
07/10/201109:30 Rolfes Technology Holdings Limited - Appointment of an independent
07/10/201109:00 Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited - Harmony appoints Deutsche
07/10/201109:00PSG/PLD - PSG Group Limited/Paladin Capital Limited - Joint finalisation
07/10/201109:00BIMEC - Mercedes-Benz South Africa (Proprietary) Limited - New Financial
07/10/201108:30 Santova Logistics Limited - Finalisation announcement pertaining to
07/10/201108:13 Kibo - Operational Update
07/10/201107:30 Brait SE, Societas Europaea - Trading statement: Interim period to 30
07/10/201107:20GEN - General - LAB- Emphasis of matter
07/10/201107:10 British American Tobacco p.l.c - Transaction in own shares
07/10/201107:06 Gold One International Limited - Unlisted options update
07/10/201107:05INVS - Investec Bank Limited - The issue of enhanced dividend
07/10/201107:05 Gold One - Appendix 3Y Change of Director`s Interest Notice

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