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 The Sharenet Daily 
Thursday, 22 December 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 ended higher on Thursday, tracking global equity markets on signs of an improving economy in the United States, but the stronger domestic currency capped further gains on the resource-heavy bourse.  Full story

South Africa's rand firmed against the dollar but traded within the previous session's levels on Thursday as the currency tracked moves in the euro, with domestic drivers absent as trade thinned ahead of the holidays.  Full story
A wave of bombings killed at least 63 people in Baghdad on Thursday, the first attacks since Iraq's Shi'ite-led government was engulfed in a crisis that risks fracturing the country along sectarian and ethnic faultlines.  Full story
The Muslim Brotherhood, whose party is leading Egypt's parliamentary election, came out on Thursday against bringing forward a presidential vote to end military rule, saying changing the timetable would wreak chaos.  Full story
An advance team from the Arab League arrived in Syria on Thursday ahead of the deployment of monitors to judge whether Damascus is implementing a peace plan it agreed last month.  Full story
Banks buoyed Britain's FTSE 100 on Thursday as Goldman Sachs analysts said the take-up by lenders of ECB loans should be seen as. . .  Full story
Stocks rose on Thursday, boosted by a rosier U.S. economic outlook and rising European banks, while the euro struggled versus the U.S. dollar. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks edged higher on Thursday, putting the benchmark S&P 500 index on track for its third straight advance after data pointed. . .  Full story
European shares rose on Thursday, helped by mostly upbeat U.S. economic data, and with banks gaining after taking advantage of cheap finance offered. . .  Full story

Gold extended losses on Thursday as the dollar rose to session highs against the euro, with concerns over the depth of the euro. . .  Full story
The Dow and the S&P 500 rose for a third day on Thursday after U.S. data showing weekly claims for jobless benefits hit. . .  Full story
U.S. stock index futures extended gains on Thursday after data showed new U.S. claims for unemployment benefits dropped last week to its lowest. . .  Full story
European shares were higher early Thursday afternoon in low volume that exaggerated movements, with investors hoping a batch of U.S. data would confirm an. . .  Full story
SA Business
China's sovereign wealth fund has taken a 25 percent in South Africa's unlisted but prominent Shanduka Group, the latest investment by the Asian giant keen to gain greater access to Africa's. . .  Full story
South Africa's maize stocks fell to 4.178 million tonnes at the end of November compared with a revised 5.082 million tonnes at the end of October, data showed on Thursday.. . .  Full story
South Africa's rand was largely flat against the dollar in thin trading on Thursday and should stay trapped in current ranges until the year-end after a sharp rally earlier in the. . .  Full story

Lafarge, the world's biggest cement maker, is seeking a buyer for its cement operations in South Africa in a deal that may fetch $700-$800 million euros, Bloomberg News reported on Wednesday, citing two unnamed sources.. . .  Full story
Company News
The board of directors of Kagiso Media announced that Kagiso Media has made an offer ("Offer") to acquire 100% of the. . .  Full story
The board of directors of Kagiso Media is pleased to announce that Kagiso Media has made an offer ("Offer") to acquire. . .  Full story
Anglo announced that it has filed a writ with the Court of Appeals in Santiago, for distribution to the competent court,. . .  Full story
Afdawn advised of the following changes to the board of directors effective 31 December 2011. Mr Christo Wiese will assume the. . .  Full story

A review of the projected financial results for the six month period ending 31 December 2011 by management has indicated that. . .  Full story
Shareholders are referred to the announcement released on SENS on Tuesday, 13 December 2011 ("declaration announcement"), relating to the declaration of. . .  Full story
Further to the announcement of 12 December 2011, the company confirms that today, 22 December 2011, a consent order ("the Order"). . .  Full story
As a result of a non-recurring receipt pertaining to an extraneous transaction, the details of which are confidential, Blue Label expects. . .  Full story
Company Results
Group revenue increased to USD196.4 million (USD163.9 million). Operating profit rose to USD10.7 million (USD9.8 million). Net attributable profit improved to USD5.5 million (USD2.9 million). In addition, headline earnings per share surged to USD15.5c (USD8.8cps). Dividend A final ordinary dividend of USD1.6cps. . .  Full story
Revenue from continuing operations increased to R21.7 million (August 2010: R16.1 million) and gross profit rose to R7.8million (August 2010: R3.9 million). The net profit attributable to ordinary shareholders grew to R36 million (August 2010: loss of R37.5 million). In addition,. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0031904.14257.370.81%
JSE Top 4017:0028413.03243.780.87%
JSE Gold17:002891.74-23.15-0.79%
JSE Financial17:0022101.51215.070.98%
JSE Industrial17:0034060.45259.490.77%
JSE Indust 2517:0028559.74229.770.81%
JSE Resource17:0051523.07410.870.80%
DJ Futures19:4612100.0076.000.63%
DJ Ind19:4512167.5359.790.49%
SP 50020:001253.159.430.76%
FTSE 10018:355456.9767.231.25%
All Ords07:434142.20-48.00-1.15%
NZSE 5006:463207.24-15.84-0.49%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold/R kg20:00421656-4014-0.94%
Brent Crude19:56109.30.620.57%
Rand / Dollar19:598.1652-0.0529-0.64%
Rand / Pound19:5512.7650-0.0987-0.77%
Rand / Euro19:5510.6610-0.0697-0.65%
Rand / NZD19:586.3214-0.0036-0.06%
Rand / AUD19:558.2838-0.0216-0.26%
Yen / Dollar19:5978.13000.12100.16%
Euro / Dollar19:550.7658-0.0006-0.08%
Dollar / Euro19:581.30510.00080.06%
Pound / Dollar19:550.63790.00010.02%

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The JSE Today
Trading Statistics

Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 PAN-AF  189126.78.%662491
2 ITLTILE  500306.38.%2000
3 CALGRO  338185.63.%165146
4 EASTPLATS  449235.40.%1215
5 GOLDONE  405205.19.%101331
6 BRIMST-N  820405.13.%1026
7 CASHBIL  116894894.37.%4250
8 OANDO  14253.65.%24374
9 NORTHAM  30511013.42.%2245755
10 EOH  2799863.17.%66775
11 ABIL  33421023.15.%2351730
12 ROCKWELL  428133.13.%13850
13 RBPLAT  56781683.05.%59821
14 ESORFRANK  14442.86.%163945
15 TRUWTHS  76302062.77.%1779821
16 S-OCEAN  15042.74.%9000
17 TIGBRANDS  252006342.58.%1214269
18 MRHLD  2590602.37.%526677
19 NETCARE  1350312.35.%826809
20 FIRSTRAND  2070452.22.%7319440

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 KAP  261-49-15.81.%42000
2 LONAFRIC  130-20-13.33.%129982
3 MASONITE  3000-350-10.45.%20000
4 ROLFES  350-29-7.65.%82658
5 ILIAD  440-35-7.37.%724924
6 ARB  350-19-5.15.%8000
7 TELEMASTR  152-8-5.00.%33790
8 SILVERB  135-6-4.26.%19860
9 EHSV  3478-122-3.39.%97270
10 WESIZWE  145-4-2.68.%113911
11 PBT  195-5-2.50.%54135
12 URONE  1717-43-2.44.%242999
13 ARROW-B  430-10-2.27.%1234310
14 KEATON   269-6-2.18.%12479
15 VERIMARK  135-3-2.17.%21979
16 LITHA  265-5-1.85.%86355
17 SASFIN  2700-50-1.82.%8407
18 VIVIDEND  490-9-1.80.%26000
19 DIPULA-A  845-12-1.40.%2400
20 COAL  705-10-1.40.%1711571

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 ITLTILE  500500306.38.%2000
2 CASHBIL  11689116894894.37.%4250
3 TIGBRANDS  25200252006342.58.%1214269
4 OLDMUTUAL  17101719291.73.%9515952
5 CAPCO  23682368321.37.%469876
6 SPANJRD  45545551.11.%10000

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 SASFIN  27002700-50-1.82.%8407
2 DIPULA-A  845845-12-1.40.%2400

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4028,413.03243.780.87%
Mid Cap43,694.52233.860.54%
Small Cap32,661.49210.810.65%
Resource 2051,523.07410.870.80%
Industrial 2528,559.74229.770.81%
Financial 158,308.5299.051.21%
Financial & Ind. 3031,635.22294.860.94%
All Share31,904.14257.370.81%
Oil & Gas 28,000.3476.430.27%
Mining 33,393.45286.200.86%
Gold Mining2,891.74-23.15-0.79%
Platinum Mining60.37.621.04%
GENERAL MINING8,204.98108.621.34%
Oil & Gas Producers 15,055.2741.100.27%
Basic Materials 28,261.87227.370.81%
Chemicals 13,672.50-71.42-0.52%
Forestry & Paper 11,529.63-44.07-0.38%
Industrial Metals 29,897.15234.970.79%
Industrials 28,285.25253.920.91%
General Industrials 79,502.12850.471.08%
Consumer Goods 28,973.39158.690.55%
Automobiles & Parts 4,404.3733.970.78%
Household Goods148.5410.36%
Health Care 35,193.12345.070.99%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 55,217.10732.311.34%
Personal Goods 408.69-3.20-0.78%
Consumer Services 57,626.82406.030.71%
General Retailers 48,309.49544.391.14%
Travel & Leisure 3,731.10-4.18-0.11%
Media 77.54-.08-0.10%
Support Services 2,151.402.790.13%
Telecommunications 67,915.32947.661.42%
Financials 22,101.51215.070.98%
Banks 40,702.07514.631.28%
Non-life Insurance 34,196.07160.040.47%
Life Insurance 17,634.70199.571.14%
General Financial 2,082.3120.310.98%
Technology 25,426.15203.390.81%
SHARIAH TOP40 3,037.47210.70%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,109.49210.68%
COAL MINING22,903.27-5-0.02%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 4,702.79-7-0.16%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,207.14-61-4.84%
RESOURCE 28,459.612200.78%
DIVIDEND PLUS176.0910.71%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 406,620.44630.96%
Capped Top 4014,953.491230.83%
Capped All Share16,124.951280.80%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
23 Dec 2011ZCISeptember 2011 (Interim)
30 Dec 2011CULINAN5.5September 2011 (Final)
30 Dec 2011CULINANPRSeptember 2011 (Final)
30 Dec 2011CULLINANSeptember 2011 (Final)
30 Dec 2011CULPREF3September 2011 (Final)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
TELEMASTR11-12-2112-01-1312-01-23R 0.0100
GRANPRADE11-12-1312-01-0612-01-16R 0.6000
NAMPAK 6%P11-12-0812-01-2012-01-30R 0.0600
NAMPAK 6.511-12-0812-01-2012-01-30R 0.0650
PBT11-11-3011-12-2912-01-09R 0.0333
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
AF-OVR 6%PP11-11-2811-12-1511-12-27R 0.4900
AFPREFINV11-12-0111-12-1511-12-27R 0.1851
BIPINF11-11-2911-12-1511-12-29R 0.1102
BIPSTOP4011-11-2911-12-1511-12-29R 0.1062
AF-OVR 6%PP11-11-2811-12-1511-12-27R 0.0600

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus

Stock Exchange News Service
22/12/201117:25OML - Old Mutual plc - Form 8.3
22/12/201117:05 Aveng Limited - Acceptance of awards by directors in terms of the
22/12/201116:56 Vukile Property Fund Limited - Dealing in securities by directors and
22/12/201116:45 Oceana Group Limited - No change statement and notice of Annual General
22/12/201116:44 Trencor Limited - Exercise of options and subsequent sale of securities by
22/12/201116:30 Kagiso Media Limited - Announcement of a firm intention by Kagiso Media to
22/12/201116:12 Anglo American plc - Anglo American protects its rights in Chile while
22/12/201115:44 Distribution and Warehousing Network Limited - Director`s dealing in
22/12/201115:30 Eastern Platinum Limited - Eastplats increases equity interest in Lion`s
22/12/201115:15 African Dawn Capital Limited - Changes to the board of directors
22/12/201115:01 Oceana Group Limited - Director`s dealings in Oceana shares
22/12/201115:00 Oceana Group Limited - Disclosure of beneficial interest in securities
22/12/201114:57TBSNIH - Nedbank Limited - Correction announcement - Dividend distribution
22/12/201114:44 Santam Limited - Director dealings
22/12/201114:43TBSNIH - Nedbank - Dividend distribution announcement in relation to the TBS
22/12/201114:30 Shoprite Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by a non-executive
22/12/201114:29 The Don Group Limited - Renewal of cautionary announcement
22/12/201114:28INL/INP - Investec plc/Investec Limited - Form 8 (DD)
22/12/201114:24INL/INP - Investec Limited/Investec plc - Form 8 (DD)
22/12/201114:11INVS - Investec Bank Limited - The issue of barrier put warrants
22/12/201114:07RDFIHE - Investec Bank Limited - The issue of hot enhanced dividend securities
22/12/201114:05INVS - Investec Bank Limited - The issue of enhanced dividend securities
22/12/201114:02 Coronation Fund Managers Limited - No Change Statement and Notice
22/12/201114:00 Adaptit Holdings Limited - Trading update
22/12/201113:38 Grand Parade Investments Limited - Finalisation announcement in
22/12/201113:03 Central Rand Gold Limited - Mining right re-instatement
22/12/201113:00 Blue Label Telecoms Limited - Trading update for the 6 months ended 30
22/12/201112:50 Argent Industrial Limited - Dealing in securities by directors
22/12/201112:38 Indequity Group Limited - Record date for voting at the Annual General
22/12/201112:27 Protech Khuthele Holdings Limited - Acquisition of securities by
22/12/201112:23EQS04 - Eqstra Corporation (Proprietary) Limited - Interest Rate Reset
22/12/201112:16 Sovereign Food Investments - Dealing in securities by an associate of a
22/12/201112:13 Aquarius Platinum Limited - Change of director`s interest notice
22/12/201112:12 Chrometco Limited - Approval of new order mining rights, continuation of
22/12/201112:08 Kairos Industrial Holdings Limited - Financial effects of the Brokrew
22/12/201112:07 Kairos Industrial Holdings Limited - Consolidated Reviewed Interim
22/12/201112:02 Kairos Industrial Holdings - Acquisition by Kairos of the entire
22/12/201112:00 Mustek Limited - Results of the Annual General Meeting
22/12/201111:49 Capitec Bank Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by a director
22/12/201111:32 Colliers South Africa Holdings - Renewal of cautionary announcement
22/12/201111:18 Winhold Limited - Announcement to shareholders
22/12/201110:50INP/INL - Investec plc/Investec Limited - Disclosure in accordance with Rule
22/12/201110:32 Buildmax Limited - Dealing in securities
22/12/201110:26 Blackstar Group SE - Transaction in own shares
22/12/201110:22 London Finance & Investment Group P.L.C - General Meeting results
22/12/201110:21FRBC22 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Interest rate reset announcement
22/12/201110:06BIFR1 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Interest rate reset announcement
22/12/201110:05 Taste Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities
22/12/201110:00CLR/CLRP - Clover Industries Limited - Dealing in securities by a director
22/12/201109:00INL/INP - Investec Limited/ Investec plc - Offer Update - Scheme of arrangement
22/12/201108:49 Crookes Brothers Limited - Notice of provision of direct or indirect
22/12/201107:10SYN885 - Synthesis Funding Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
22/12/201107:05 Pioneer Food Group Limited - No change statement, Notice of Annual

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