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 The Sharenet Daily 
Tuesday, 11 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 inched lower on Tuesday, as skittish investors sold BHP Billiton and some other index heavyweights ahead of the final voting required to extend the euro zone rescue fund.  Full story

South Africa's state-owned power utility Eskom is concerned its Medupi power plant may not come on stream in 2012 as scheduled, its chief executive officer Brian Dames said on Tuesday, adding its Kusile plant was still on track  Full story
A Ukrainian court on Tuesday sentenced former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko to seven years in prison for abuse of office in relation to a 2009 gas deal with Russia that she brokered, a case regarded widely in the West as politically orchestrated.  Full story
Reclusive Myanmar is expected to release a number of political detainees Wednesday under an amnesty for thousands of prisoners announced after the national human rights commission urged the president to free "prisoners of conscience."  Full story
U.S. and British naval forces freed the crew of a hijacked Italian cargo ship in the Indian Ocean on Tuesday and captured 11 pirates in a notable success against Somali gangs who cost the world economy billions of dollars each year.  Full story
U.S. stocks were little changed on Tuesday, with major indexes seesawing between gains and losses before a key vote by Slovakia on expanding. . .  Full story
Stocks were mixed and oil prices rallied on Tuesday as investors awaited the start of U.S. earnings report season, with uncertainty over the. . .  Full story
European share prices slipped back in thin trade on Tuesday, breaking a four-session rally as the euro zone's still uncertain political response to. . .  Full story
Gold fell on Tuesday to give up some of the previous day's gains on selling prompted by the dollar's strength and uncertainty ahead. . .  Full story

Britains' FTSE 100 share index snapped a four-day winning streak on Tuesday, as worries over Europe's debt problems and the impact on. . .  Full story
The S&P 500 and Nasdaq turned positive in morning trading on Tuesday while the Dow cut losses to trade near flat.. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks fell at the open on Tuesday following sharp gains in the prior session as investors awaited the results of a key. . .  Full story
Hong Kong shares rallied on Tuesday with financials leading the charge a day after China stepped in to prop up beaten down prices. . .  Full story
SA Business
A struggling South African textile union may be changing the way labour is priced in Africa's largest economy by offering massive. . .  Full story
South Africa's rand fell 2 percent against the dollar on Tuesday, its losses making it the session's second-worst performer of 20. . .  Full story
Ghana is in talks with gold miners in the country, Africa's second-biggest producer, over additional taxes so as to benefit from. . .  Full story
South Africa exported 40,204 tonnes of white maize last week compared with 17,746 tonnes in the previous week, the South African. . .  Full story

HSBC cut its weighting on Egypt to "neutral" from "overweight," on increased political risks, and upgraded Poland to "overweight" from "underweight,". . .  Full story
Engen Petroleum has shut its 125,000 barrels-per-day refinery in South Africa earlier than planned due to a fire at the operation. . .  Full story
South Africa's Life Healthcare said it would pay about $108 million for a quarter stake in Indian private hospital firm Max. . .  Full story
South Africa's rand softened against the dollar on Tuesday but significant weakness is unlikely as greenback sellers should give it support. . .  Full story

South African freight logistics group Transnet plans to develop a new pricing strategy for ports that is expected to be adopted in March 2012, the Business Report newspaper reported on Tuesday.. . .  Full story
South Africa's Competition Commission has granted the South African Petroleum Industry Association (SAPIA) members permission to share data on logistics and supply agreements to ensure stable availability of fuel in the country.. . .  Full story
Company News
Further to the SENS announcement dated 26 September 2011 and 6 October 2011, the company has been issued with a full. . .  Full story
Shareholders are advised that, at the Annual General Meeting of Wescoal shareholders held, all the resolutions were passed by the requisite. . .  Full story
Rockwell Diamonds Inc announces the completion of the Tirisano Mine project acquisition. The effective date of the transaction is September 1,. . .  Full story
Shareholders were advised that the company expects to report, for the year ended 31 August 2011, an increase in basic earnings. . .  Full story

Aquarius advised that a protected strike by certain employees of Murray & Roberts Cementation (Pty) Ltd ("MRC"), a mining contractor to. . .  Full story
Business Day reported that Exxaro will close down SA's only zinc refinery in December after telling the market in July that. . .  Full story
Shareholders are referred to the cautionary announcement dated 30 August 2011 and are advised that Spur Corporation are still involved in. . .  Full story
Further to the trading update released on SENS, the Blue advised that it has since obtained a reasonable degree of certainty. . .  Full story
Company Results
Revenues were down 2.2% to R196.2 million (R200.7 million). Operating profit decreased to R15.6 million (R21.2 million). Net profit for the period decreased to R7.4 million (R10.5 million). In addition, headline EPS dropped to 7cps (9.8cps). Outlook Given the phenomenal growth recorded by Verimark over the previous two years, it was not unexpected that the business would experience a period of consolidation. Although the slowdown in sales for the first six months was sharper than ex. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0030803.88-80.82-0.26%
JSE Top 4017:0027546.18-108.30-0.39%
JSE Gold17:002715.58-.41-0.02%
JSE Financial17:0021153.42-61.26-0.29%
JSE Industrial17:0032842.77-5.55-0.02%
JSE Indust 2517:0027730.99-42.23-0.15%
JSE Resource17:0050003.39-293.39-0.58%
DJ Futures20:0011363.0011.000.10%
DJ Ind19:4511437.984.800.04%
SP 50020:001197.242.350.20%
FTSE 10017:355395.70-3.30-0.06%
All Ords07:384288.8026.500.62%
NZSE 5006:463396.1523.300.69%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold/R kg20:0042221440400.97%
Brent Crude19:56109.24.800.74%
Rand / Dollar19:597.90360.06950.89%
Rand / Pound19:5512.30490.06570.54%
Rand / Euro19:5510.80800.12201.14%
Rand / NZD19:586.19570.04940.80%
Rand / AUD19:557.89850.06400.82%
Yen / Dollar19:5976.6680-0.0200-0.03%
Euro / Dollar19:550.7310-0.0021-0.29%
Dollar / Euro19:591.36750.00420.31%
Pound / Dollar19:550.64050.00210.33%

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The JSE Today
Trading Statistics

Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 MASONITE  380045013.43.%200
2 TASTE  1351411.57.%44832
3 OANDO  1451511.54.%650
4 TSOGO-SUN  17501207.36.%3180
5 OCTODEC  1779995.89.%11160
6 ANOORAQ  500245.04.%7500
7 GOLIATH  325154.84.%291983
8 EQSTRA  734294.11.%129104
9 CADIZ  255104.08.%38445
10 VERIMARK  13553.85.%47663
11 INVICTA  47491653.60.%2229
12 AVENG  35101153.39.%1396607
13 WESIZWE  16553.13.%223283
14 MRPRICE  69201852.75.%1225784
15 CAPEVIN  82002152.69.%10576
16 DATATEC  3867942.49.%59448
17 OPTIMUM  3690892.47.%38399
18 BIDVEST  154003702.46.%1069203
19 VILLAGE  16942.42.%2286397
20 DRDGOLD  440102.33.%598619

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 PLATMIN  300-25-7.69.%7650
2 FREEWORLD  936-63-6.31.%1016
3 JUBILEE  157-10-5.99.%137346
4 ARB  315-20-5.97.%5883
5 HULAMIN  705-34-4.60.%270839
6 CLIENTELE  1050-50-4.55.%10539
7 METROFILE  225-10-4.26.%6000
8 ROCKWELL  385-15-3.75.%1667
9 MIXTEL  142-5-3.40.%207338
10 SPURCORP  1252-43-3.32.%14649
11 WILDRNESS  450-15-3.23.%2000
12 BCX  514-16-3.02.%79356
13 IMPLATS  16715-486-2.83.%2312363
14 MVELAGRP  349-10-2.79.%10931
15 EHSV  3999-101-2.46.%50
16 OLDMUTUAL  1330-33-2.42.%8818596
17 PALLINGHT  291-7-2.35.%48500
18 ABSA  13720-330-2.35.%1660161
19 AQUARIUS  2374-54-2.22.%18398
20 ROLFES  230-5-2.13.%33947

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 TASTE  1351351411.57.%44832
2 BATS  3480135351980.28.%334095
3 SHOPRIT  1193012000-20-0.17.%1630437
4 TIGBRANDS  2175021983-145-0.66.%259594

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 PALLINGHT  291291-7-2.35.%48500
2 ALTECH  540053520.46801

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4027,546.18-108.30-0.39%
Mid Cap41,264.95198.070.48%
Small Cap31,110.1312.380.04%
Resource 2050,003.39-293.39-0.58%
Industrial 2527,730.99-42.23-0.15%
Financial 157,903.22-28.34-0.36%
Financial & Ind. 3030,598.82-75.14-0.24%
All Share30,803.88-80.82-0.26%
Oil & Gas 25,546.96173.960.69%
Mining 32,786.09-238.67-0.72%
Gold Mining2,715.58-.41-0.02%
Platinum Mining62.73-.89-1.40%
GENERAL MINING8,060.75-67.45-0.83%
Oil & Gas Producers 13,736.1393.530.69%
Basic Materials 27,694.34-196.61-0.70%
Chemicals 12,749.13-49.40-0.39%
Forestry & Paper 12,273.97-95.98-0.78%
Industrial Metals 27,203.33-103.18-0.38%
Industrials 26,869.28223.120.84%
General Industrials 75,708.83663.180.88%
Consumer Goods 28,476.4157.960.20%
Automobiles & Parts 3,577.84-45.29-1.25%
Household Goods148.9710.60%
Health Care 34,673.48216.950.63%
Beverages 95.98.370.39%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 49,474.10-164.31-0.33%
Personal Goods 400.70.200.05%
Consumer Services 53,988.68170.900.32%
General Retailers 43,739.96505.671.17%
Travel & Leisure 3,399.92-9.34-0.27%
Media 79.07-.19-0.24%
Support Services 2,204.67-10.54-0.48%
Telecommunications 65,796.48-1059.20-1.58%
Financials 21,153.42-61.26-0.29%
Banks 39,946.64-131.71-0.33%
Non-life Insurance 34,191.22242.490.71%
Life Insurance 15,402.25-128.36-0.83%
General Financial 2,071.916.130.30%
Technology 22,942.50157.910.69%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,951.74-16-0.53%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,015.76-13-0.43%
COAL MINING24,101.442711.14%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 4,457.2630.06%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,091.34-0-0.04%
CAPPED PROPERTY 315.06-0.15%
RESOURCE 27,656.09-148-0.53%
DIVIDEND PLUS165.1800.15%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 406,382.64-22-0.34%
Capped Top 4014,488.32-53-0.36%
Capped All Share15,565.71-39-0.25%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
12 Oct 2011ADCORPAugust 2011 (Interim)
12 Oct 2011DATATECAugust 2011 (Interim)
13 Oct 2011DIPULA AAugust 2011 (Final)
13 Oct 2011DIPULA BAugust 2011 (Final)
13 Oct 2011SECDATAJuly 2011 (Final)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
NAIL -N-11-10-0611-10-2111-10-31R 0.1267
NAIL11-10-0611-10-2111-10-31R 0.1267
INSIMBI11-10-0411-10-2111-10-31R 0.0200
DCENTRIX11-10-0411-10-2111-10-31R 0.1340
NTC PREF11-10-0311-10-2111-10-31R 3.3842
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
AVENG11-09-0511-10-0711-10-17R 1.4500
CASHBIL11-09-2011-10-0711-10-17R 1.3900
ASPEN11-09-1311-10-0711-10-17R 1.0500

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
ARHARB Holdings Ltd11/10/2011Confirmed
WSLWescoal Holdings Ltd11/10/2011Confirmed
BLUBlue Label Telecoms Ltd12/10/2011Unconfirmed
DAWDistribution and Warehousing Network Ltd13/10/2011Unconfirmed
DNPPDistribution and Warehousing Network Ltd13/10/2011Unconfirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
11/10/201117:36 Shoprite Holdings Limited - Dealings in securities by directors
11/10/201117:07 RARE Holdings Limited - Cautionary Announcement - Financial Results
11/10/201117:00 Life Healthcare Group Holdings Limited - Proposed acquisition of
11/10/201116:26BIFR1 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Interest Rate Reset Announcement
11/10/201116:26BIIVU - iVuzi Investments Limited - Listing of Tap Issue
11/10/201116:25OML - Old Mutual plc - Form 8.3
11/10/201116:23 Assore Limited - Change to board of directors
11/10/201116:16 Alert Steel Holdings Limited - Waiver of mandatory offer
11/10/201116:08BIIND - iNdwa Investments Limited - Listing of Tap Issues
11/10/201116:00 SecureData Holdings Limited - Revised trading update
11/10/201116:00 Pinnacle Point Group Limited - Full notice of winding-up order
11/10/201115:31SBSA/SBK5 - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - Redemption of
11/10/201115:30 Labat Africa Limited - Renewal of cautionary announcement
11/10/201115:15 Wescoal Limited - Results of the Annual General Meeting
11/10/201114:47 ARB Holdings Limited - Results of Annual General Meeting
11/10/201114:30 Rockwell Diamonds Incorporated - To ramp up production profile with
11/10/201114:04 Grand Parade Investments Limited - Dealing in securities by an
11/10/201113:25STXSWX - SATRIX SWIX TOP 40 PORTFOLIO - Distribution Finalisation Announcement -
11/10/201113:24STXFIN - Satrix Fini Portfolio - Distribution finalisation announcement
11/10/201113:23STXRES - Satrix Resi Portfolio - Distribution finalisaton announcement - quarter
11/10/201113:22STXDIV - Satrix Dividend Plus Portfolio - Distribution Finalisation Announcement
11/10/201113:21STXIND - Satrix Indi Portfolio - Distribution finalisation announcement -
11/10/201113:20STX40 - SATRIX 40 PORTFOLIO - Distribution Finalisation Announcement - quarter
11/10/201113:17AS1110 - Auto Series Investments Limited - Full capital redemption
11/10/201113:05 Palabora Mining Company Limited - Third quarter 2011 - operations
11/10/201113:01 Basil Read Holdings Limited - Further cautionary announcement
11/10/201112:17INL/INP - Investec Limited/Investec plc - Form 8 (DD)
11/10/201112:15INL/INP - Investec Limited/ Investec plc - Form 8 (DD)
11/10/201112:08ABLI04 - African Bank Limited - Listing of New Financial Instrument
11/10/201112:00 Ellies Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities
11/10/201112:00RACP - RECM and Calibre Limited - Disclosure of quarterly portfolio as at
11/10/201111:27CLN217 - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - New financial
11/10/201111:20CLN216 - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - New financial
11/10/201111:10FRC55 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Interest rate reset announcement
11/10/201110:58 Country Bird Holdings Limited - Dealings in securities
11/10/201110:57BIABL - African Bank Limited - Listing of New Financial Instrument
11/10/201110:56ABL13 - African Bank Limited - Listing of new financial instrument
11/10/201110:49 Vox Telecom Limited - Trading statement
11/10/201110:00 Aquarius Platinum Limited - Industrial action at Everest
11/10/201110:00CLR/CLRP - Clover Industries Limited - Dealings in share appreciation rights
11/10/201109:50INL/INP - Investec - Rule 2.10
11/10/201109:18GEN - General - DON - Emphasis of matter
11/10/201108:51 Spur Corporation Limited - Further cautionary announcement
11/10/201108:00 Verimark Holdings Limited - Unaudited interim results for the six months
11/10/201107:10 British American Tobacco p.l.c. - Transaction in own shares
11/10/201107:05 Blue Financial Services Limited - Trading Statement

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