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 The Sharenet Daily 
Thursday, 19 January 2012 - 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 Africa's All-Share index booked its third straight record closing high on Thursday, edging up 0.11 percent as Standard Bank and other major lenders were lifted by a global rally in banking shares.  Full story

South Africa's Reserve Bank left its repo rate unchanged at 5.5 percent on Thursday as expected, with concerns about a slowing economy off-setting the pressures from inflation, which is likely to stay outside its target band for longer than previously expected.  Full story
Iran's foreign minister warned Arab neighbours on Thursday not to put themselves in a "dangerous position" by aligning themselves too closely with the United States in the escalating dispute over Tehran's nuclear activity.  Full story
Texas Governor Rick Perry dropped out of the race for the 2012 Republican U.S. presidential nomination on Thursday after a series of gaffes and controversies undercut the campaign of the one-time frontrunner. He endorsed former rival Newt Gingrich.  Full story
Pakistan's Supreme Court on Thursday adjourned a contempt hearing for Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani in a case that could push him from office and is adding to growing pressure on the unpopular civilian government.  Full story
U.S. stocks rose on Thursday, putting the S&P on track for its third straight advance after earnings from Bank of America and. . .  Full story
Britain's top share index closed higher on Thursday, led by banks after bullish earnings from their U.S. peers and with hopes building that. . .  Full story
European shares advanced for a fourth straight session on Thursday as strong auctions of euro zone debt and encouraging results from top U.S.. . .  Full story
World stocks and the euro rose on Thursday as solid European bond auctions eased worries about the euro zone debt crisis, while encouraging earnings. . .  Full story

Gold edged lower on Thursday as the euro's retreat from highs in the wake of U.S. economic data prompted some buyers to cash. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks edged higher at the open on Thursday after Bank of America and Morgan Stanley reported earnings and as strong demand at European. . .  Full story
European stocks rose on Thursday in brisk volume, as strong demand and falling yields at Spanish and French debt sales soothed worries over. . .  Full story
European shares rose for a fourth straight session to trade near a 5-1/2-month high on Thursday on hopes Greece would reach an agreement. . .  Full story
SA Business
Zambia has robust maize stocks and sees little risk in using them to partly fill a regional gap as a supply. . .  Full story
Global brewer SABMiller reported a 3 percent rise in beer volumes in the last three months of 2011, as growth in. . .  Full story
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Spot gold edged higher on Thursday, on course for a fourth session of gains, supported by hopes of increased funding from. . .  Full story

South Africa's government bonds weakened and yields edged higher, while the rand firmed slightly after the Reserve Bank kept its key. . .  Full story
South Africa's third-largest mobile operator, Cell C, has named the former head of Vodacom as its new chief executive, turning to. . .  Full story
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The South African rand held firm near two month highs against the dollar on Thursday, boosted by strong commodity prices and. . .  Full story

South African government bonds firmed on Wednesday, bringing yields down across the curve as the market trimmed its rate increase expectations after softer than expected data.. . .  Full story
Company News
Trustco shareholders are advised that all three resolutions tabled at the special general meeting of Thursday, 19 January 2012, as set. . .  Full story
The company announced that Rene Medori, finance director of the company, was appointed as a non executive director of Petrofac Ltd. . .  Full story
At the eighth annual general meeting of the shareholders of the company (the "AGM") held today, all the ordinary and special. . .  Full story
De Beers announced its appointment of Gareth Mostyn as CFO. Gareth is currently group head of corporate finance at Anglo and. . .  Full story

Following the announcement made by the company on SENS, informing shareholders of the acquisition by Blackstar Group SE of 28% of Mvela Group's issued ordinary share capital and changes made to. . .  Full story
Amplats is currently finalising its results for the year ended 31 December 2011 ("the period"), which will be released on SENS on or about 13 February 2012. Following the achievement of. . .  Full story
Business Day reported that Pick n Pay has entered into a partnership with BankservAfrica regarding a money transfer deal. The arrangement will aim to allow customers to transfer money between two. . .  Full story
Company Results
Investment income dropped to R86 million (R93.9 million) but realised trading profits rose to R65.8 million (R43.8 million). Profit attributable to ordinary shareholders of the company fell to R12 million (R13 million) and earnings per share decreased to 136.4cps (147.7cps). Interest payment Notice is hereby given that a debenture interest payment (number 49) of 49.606 cents per debenture in respect of the six months ended 31 December 2011. The board has resolved that debenture holde. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0033586.1536.060.11%
JSE Top 4017:0030007.8638.550.13%
JSE Gold17:002885.18-61.21-2.08%
JSE Financial17:0023524.11205.900.88%
JSE Industrial17:0035093.19-19.01-0.05%
JSE Indust 2517:0029391.66-20.66-0.07%
JSE Resource17:0055538.82-27.30-0.05%
DJ Futures20:0012540.0036.000.29%
DJ Ind19:4512600.2921.340.17%
SP 50020:001313.915.870.45%
FTSE 10018:355741.1538.780.68%
All Ords07:174278.60-2.00-0.05%
NZSE 5007:063264.7417.240.53%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold/R kg20:00420056-1508-0.36%
Brent Crude19:56109.98-.64-0.58%
Rand / Dollar19:597.9057-0.0492-0.62%
Rand / Pound19:5512.2012-0.0430-0.35%
Rand / Euro19:5510.2212-0.0042-0.04%
Rand / NZD19:586.3450-0.0393-0.62%
Rand / AUD19:558.2333-0.0597-0.72%
Yen / Dollar19:5977.23800.45700.60%
Euro / Dollar19:550.7736-0.0041-0.53%
Dollar / Euro19:591.29300.00760.59%
Pound / Dollar19:550.6464-0.0015-0.23%

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The JSE Today
Trading Statistics

Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 TASTE  233219.91.%277279
2 O-LINE  10899.09.%78283
3 URONE  22831637.69.%111937
4 OANDO  141107.63.%6440
5 SABVEST-N  849546.79.%26400
6 S-OCEAN  160106.67.%1000
7 GOLIATH  424246.00.%61500
8 ROCKWELL  450245.63.%10700
9 ELLIES   287145.13.%335233
10 BELL  21001005.00.%19639
11 ALTRON  23951104.81.%40538
12 MMG  24193.88.%1036
13 CAPCO  2328843.74.%250486
14 DIGICOR  300103.45.%204100
15 SAPPI  2480803.33.%1276955
16 ABIL  36691183.32.%7812521
17 NUWORLD  1650503.13.%20337
18 SENTULA  20063.09.%112571
19 TFG  111903102.85.%897154
20 TRNSHEX  33092.80.%11746

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 NICTUS  391-69-15.00.%14997
2 CLIENTELE  1130-65-5.44.%709
3 ONELOGIX  145-7-4.61.%63000
4 ARB  364-16-4.21.%17000
5 BLACKSTAR  965-35-3.50.%14073
6 SOVFOOD  555-20-3.48.%62483
7 ANGLOPLAT  54999-1802-3.17.%877822
8 TRUSTCO  123-4-3.15.%35000
9 HARMONY  9350-304-3.15.%2005413
10 TELEMASTR  155-5-3.13.%10000
11 BATS  35635-1135-3.09.%3746322
12 BAUBA  209-6-2.79.%20389
13 COMAIR  156-4-2.50.%6385
14 REINET  1333-34-2.49.%3449063
15 GBGOLD  815-20-2.40.%7232
16 LEWIS  7550-170-2.20.%907186
17 ROLFES  318-7-2.15.%60198
18 EHSV  3720-80-2.11.%934
19 SHOPRIT  13512-287-2.08.%1815793
20 ANGGOLD  35099-739-2.06.%1016319

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 TASTE  233233219.91.%277279
2 O-LINE  10811599.09.%78283
3 AMA  22523052.27.%665270
4 RMBH  29702983461.57.%1915615
5 FIRSTRAND  22692279341.52.%19089449
6 SASOL  40999411005991.48.%2560955
7 CML  24602500251.03.%456122
8 NEDCOR  15475155801320.86.%702372
9 GROWPNT  19982005130.65.%4018926
10 SYNERGY-B  53053030.57.%457800
11 ABSA  1505015050850.57.%1490947
12 REMGRO  1236712422670.54.%704060
13 PINNACLE  1240125050.40.%254226
14 SPAR  1132511399250.22.%579619
15 SANLAM  3095312750.16.%6825106
16 WOOLIES  42844310-6-0.14.%5495208
17 OLDMUTUAL  17941818-4-0.22.%11690033
18 MASSMART  1850018700-50-0.27.%310030
19 AFRIMAT  485500-5-1.02.%78530
20 LIFEHC  21502205-37-1.69.%2826232

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4030,007.8638.550.13%
Mid Cap45,276.37-6.00-0.01%
Small Cap33,741.4923.970.07%
Resource 2055,538.82-27.30-0.05%
Industrial 2529,391.66-20.66-0.07%
Financial 158,897.3290.301.03%
Financial & Ind. 3032,921.6290.070.27%
All Share33,586.1536.060.11%
Oil & Gas 31,025.81453.291.48%
Mining 35,671.03-139.63-0.39%
Gold Mining2,885.18-61.21-2.08%
Platinum Mining62.96-.42-0.66%
GENERAL MINING8,958.135.020.06%
Oil & Gas Producers 16,682.01243.731.48%
Basic Materials 30,148.99-100.04-0.33%
Chemicals 14,084.18-46.23-0.33%
Forestry & Paper 12,450.37213.801.75%
Industrial Metals 31,037.16-102.57-0.33%
Industrials 29,829.31112.050.38%
General Industrials 83,940.87454.460.54%
Consumer Goods 29,778.79-92.32-0.31%
Automobiles & Parts 4,678.3718.110.39%
Household Goods163.9931.84%
Health Care 36,532.73-180.58-0.49%
Beverages 95.72-.99-1.02%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 56,960.81375.300.66%
Personal Goods 448.444.390.99%
Consumer Services 60,582.149.550.02%
General Retailers 51,500.10247.770.48%
Travel & Leisure 3,801.55-.34-0.01%
Media 83.50.530.64%
Support Services 2,259.80.560.02%
Telecommunications 66,319.2559.270.09%
Financials 23,524.11205.900.88%
Banks 44,232.52685.321.57%
Non-life Insurance 35,161.18-315.24-0.89%
Life Insurance 18,681.41-40.33-0.22%
General Financial 2,227.6340.671.86%
Technology 26,753.76-90.52-0.34%
SHARIAH TOP40 3,231.6030.09%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,300.7730.08%
COAL MINING25,493.944561.82%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 4,964.13210.43%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,240.06-3-0.25%
RESOURCE 30,565.51-35-0.11%
DIVIDEND PLUS186.0510.30%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 407,015.44230.33%
Capped Top 4015,758.56190.12%
Capped All Share16,962.77170.10%
JSE TABACO 4,553.53-145-3.09%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
20 Jan 2012FOORDDecember 2011 (Final)
20 Jan 2012FOORDCMPSDecember 2011 (Final)
20 Jan 2012FOORDDPDecember 2011 (Final)
20 Jan 2012FOORDPPDecember 2011 (Final)
24 Jan 2012ELLIESOctober 2011 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
REUNERT5.512-01-0612-01-2012-01-30R 0.0550
AFPREFINV12-01-0612-01-2012-01-30R 0.2518
NAMPAK 6.511-12-0812-01-2012-01-30R 0.0650
NAMPAK 6%P11-12-0812-01-2012-01-30R 0.0600
PNR FOODS11-11-2812-01-2712-02-06R 0.4000
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
ASTRAL11-11-1412-01-1312-01-23R 5.0500
REUNERT11-11-1512-01-1312-01-23R 2.5300
LEWIS11-11-1412-01-1312-01-23R 1.7200
TONGAAT11-11-1412-01-1312-01-26R 1.2000
OMNIA11-11-2212-01-1312-01-23R 1.0000

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
CCLCompu-Clearing Outsourcing Ltd19/01/2012Confirmed
BCXBusiness Connexion Group Ltd19/01/2012Confirmed
BCABusiness Connexion Group Ltd19/01/2012Confirmed
EXLDExcellerate Holdings Ltd20/01/2012Confirmed
BWIB-W Instrumentation and Electrical Ltd20/01/2012Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
19/01/201217:45 Altech - Altech announces resignation of Group Chief Operating Officer
19/01/201217:27 Old Mutual Plc - Form 8.3
19/01/201216:17 Trustco Group Holdings Limited - Results of special General Meeting
19/01/201216:13 Tiger Brands Limited - Notice of Annual General Meeting of
19/01/201216:07 The Spar Group Limited - Exercise of options and sale of shares
19/01/201216:00 Pioneer Foods - Pioneer Foods Phase II Broad-Based Black Economic
19/01/201215:59GEN - General - Platmin confirms mechanics for trading and transferring of its
19/01/201215:52 Insimbi Refractory and Alloy Supplies Limited - Trading statement
19/01/201215:00AFE/AFEP - AECI Limited - Fulfillment of suspensive conditions relating to the
19/01/201214:48 Afdawn - Dealing in Securities by Directors
19/01/201214:41THEE - The Competition Commission - Competition Commission recommends
19/01/201214:20 Randgold & Exploration - Renewal of Cautionary Announcement
19/01/201213:51 Anglo American Plc - Directors` appointments
19/01/201213:43BIFR1 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Interest Rate Reset announcement
19/01/201213:16FCPD - Foord Compass Limited - Reviewed preliminary report for the year ended
19/01/201212:54 Business Connexion Group Limited - Results of Annual General Meeting
19/01/201212:33 Anglo American Plc - De Beers appoints Gareth Mostyn as Chief Financial
19/01/201212:23BBET40 - BettaBeta EWT40 - Distribution announcement
19/01/201212:21BGREEN - BettaBeta CIS - Distribution announcement
19/01/201212:08 Mvela Group - Changes to the board of Directors of Mvela Group
19/01/201212:07 Assore - Results of General Meeting
19/01/201211:27 Spanjaard Limited - Dealings in securities by a director
19/01/201210:55DBXUK - db x-trackers FTSE 100 ETF - Distribution announcement - Six months
19/01/201210:54DBXUS - db x-trackers MSCI USA Index ETF - Distribution announcement - six
19/01/201210:53DBXJP - db x-trackers MSCI Japan Index ETF - Distribution announcement - Six
19/01/201210:52DBXEU - db x-trackers DJ Euro Stoxx 50 ETF - Distribution announcement - Six
19/01/201210:51DBXWD - db x-trackers MSCI World Index ETF - Distribution announcement - Six
19/01/201210:30 John Daniel Holdings Limited - Terms of a specific issue of shares for
19/01/201209:25TOPDWP - Deutsche Bank AG - Notice : Ammendment TErmination of listing -
19/01/201209:24ACT/ACTP - Afrocentric Investment Corporation Limited - Results of the Annual
19/01/201209:17SCIB: MTNSBM - The Standard Bank Of South Africa Limited - Issue of stock
19/01/201209:00 Anglo American Platinum Limited - Trading Statement
19/01/201209:00 SABMiller Plc - Trading update
19/01/201208:05 Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc - to Host Conference Call to Review Second
19/01/201208:00 Brait SE - Net Asset Value ("NAV") update for the quarter ended
19/01/201207:30 Reinet Investments S.C.A. Depositary Receipts - Management statement
19/01/201207:10SYN889 - Synthesis Funding Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
19/01/201207:05CLN232 - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - New Financial Instrument

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