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 The Sharenet Daily 
Wednesday, 15 February 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 rand gave up a brief early rise on positive retail sales data while government bonds held steady on Wednesday, as caution set in ahead of next week's annual budget statement.  Full story

South African stocks edged lower on Wednesday, as skepticism over a quick Greek rescue package weighed on the market late in the session and dragged bullion producers such as Gold Fields lower.  Full story
A massive fire swept through an overcrowded prison in Honduras and killed more than 350 inmates, many of them trapped and screaming inside their cells.  Full story
Thai investigators believe they have found a link between this week's bomb blasts in Bangkok and New Delhi, a senior security official said Wednesday, two of three attacks Israel has blamed on Iran.  Full story
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad offered on Wednesday to hold multi-party elections within four months, while his troops assaulted city districts held by rebels trying to oust him.  Full story
Britain's top share index fell in light, choppy trade on Wednesday, pressured by heavyweights such as BP trading ex-dividend, and miners and broadcasters after. . .  Full story
European shares ended off session high on Wednesday, in thin trade, as investors pared gains on a report euro zone officials were considering. . .  Full story
Global stock markets firmed on Wednesday as underlying strength in the U.S. economy and signs of economic resilience in Europe offset concerns about the. . .  Full story
Gold rose in Europe on Wednesday, helped in part by a softer dollar, as investors sought clarity on prospects for a second Greek. . .  Full story

The S&P 500 index hit a fresh 7-month high before giving up some gains on Wednesday after mixed data on the U.S.. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks edged up at the open on Wednesday after better-than-expected New York Fed manufacturing data and remarks that reiterated China's commitment to investing. . .  Full story
European shares pared gains on Wednesday after euro zone sources said officials were considering delaying parts or even all of the second bailout programme. . .  Full story
European shares extended gains to fresh six-month highs in afternoon trade on Wednesday after Greece's Conservative Party said its leader had sent a letter. . .  Full story
SA Business
First Uranium is in talks to sell key assets to pay down debt due later this year, the gold and uranium. . .  Full story
Growth in South Africa's retail sales jumped to 8.7 percent year-on-year at constant prices in December from an upwardly revised 7.2. . .  Full story
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The Johannesburg Stock Exchange's regulatory news feed is operational again after an earlier technical glitch, Reuters data showed on Wednesday.. . .  Full story

An internal inquiry at Areva has not found any evidence of fraud linked to the French nuclear group's takeover of Canadian mining company UraMin but critised the way it was bought and urged changes to Areva's corporate governance.. . .  Full story
Company News
Shareholders are advised that certain conditions precedent to the sale by the Company to Stonewall Mining (Pty) Ltd of all of. . .  Full story
Shareholders are hereby advised that Wesizwe has appointed PSG Capital Pty Ltd as sponsor to the company with effect from 13. . .  Full story
Discovery is currently finalising its results for the six month period ended 31 December 2011 ("current period"), which will be released. . .  Full story
Accordingly, a review of the financial results for the six month period ended 31 December 2011 by management has indicated that. . .  Full story

Shareholders are advised that Spur is expecting to report growth of between 18% and 22% in earnings per share and headline. . .  Full story
The company hereby announces that Mr Peter Matlare, a non-executive director of Kumba, has notified the board of his intention to. . .  Full story
Central Rand Gold provide the following production and commercial update:. . .  Full story
Business Report highlighted that DRDGold planned to invest in technology, consolidate two of its biggest tailings facilities and begin drilling at. . .  Full story
Company Results
Revenue for the interim period ended 31 December 2011 rose to R912.4 million (R674.8 million) and net operating profit jumped to. . .  Full story
Revenue. . .  Full story
Turnover increased to R946 million (R771 million). Gross profit rose by 16% to R331 million (R285 million). Trading profit was up. . .  Full story
Revenue increased to USD45.6 million (USD42 million). Gross profit rose to USD10.6 million (USD6.5 million). An operating loss of USD175 million. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0034089.87-22.57-0.07%
JSE Top 4017:0030395.73-46.43-0.15%
JSE Gold17:002869.86-51.24-1.75%
JSE Financial17:0024209.1053.490.22%
JSE Industrial17:0036352.30177.890.49%
JSE Indust 2517:0030509.17157.060.52%
JSE Resource17:0054427.37-512.49-0.93%
DJ Futures19:5612820.00-20.00-0.16%
DJ Ind19:4512797.11-81.17-0.63%
SP 50020:001347.49-3.01-0.22%
FTSE 10018:355892.16-7.71-0.13%
All Ords07:374327.408.500.20%
NZSE 5006:463293.87-36.46-1.09%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold/R kg20:0042939023910.56%
Brent Crude19:56119.791.981.68%
Rand / Dollar19:597.73130.01320.17%
Rand / Pound19:5512.10800.01530.13%
Rand / Euro19:5510.0969-0.0478-0.47%
Rand / NZD19:586.45940.01640.25%
Rand / AUD19:558.28500.02150.26%
Yen / Dollar19:5978.3370-0.0730-0.09%
Euro / Dollar19:550.76570.00420.55%
Dollar / Euro19:581.3059-0.0067-0.51%
Pound / Dollar19:550.6369-0.0001-0.02%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 SABVEST-N  95010011.76.%2000
2 ILIAD  500296.16.%14679
3 PUTPROP  655355.65.%1750
4 INVICTA  59952955.18.%15106
5 TASTE  230104.55.%51134
6 DRDGOLD  574244.36.%3185971
7 DAWN  575244.36.%6551
8 BRIMSTON  1200403.45.%1700
9 S-OCEAN  16553.13.%10000
10 VILLAGE  23773.04.%4103535
11 MAZOR  17552.94.%10000
12 BRIMST-N  900252.86.%1212
13 SILVERB  14442.86.%3100
14 ADCORP  2755602.23.%53408
15 WESIZWE  14832.07.%75122
16 ARROW-B  46092.00.%524590
17 MASSMART  178003451.98.%521859
18 TRUWTHS  79501541.98.%1245058
19 GROUP-5  2650501.92.%49914
20 EQSTRA  800151.91.%16017423

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 LONAFRIC  135-15-10.00.%62050
2 ADAPTIT  101-11-9.82.%40142
3 HOSP-B  398-32-7.44.%11701
4 RANGOLD  260-15-5.45.%4552
5 MAS  1050-50-4.55.%1953
6 CERAMIC  10500-499-4.54.%146
7 GBGOLD  716-33-4.41.%9500
8 CASHBIL  11010-439-3.83.%10683
9 STEFSTOCK  1025-40-3.76.%123091
10 INDEQTY  290-10-3.33.%46319
11 ESORFRANK  131-4-2.96.%92793
12 ANGGOLD  33990-1015-2.90.%3913411
13 ALTRON  2310-67-2.82.%74234
14 OPTIMUM  3600-100-2.70.%356
15 GOLIATH  400-11-2.68.%14000
16 OCTODEC  1560-40-2.50.%26402
17 KAP  294-6-2.00.%12700
18 EXXARO  19910-390-1.92.%1296617
19 BCX  460-9-1.92.%35556
20 IMPLATS  16479-321-1.91.%2768884

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 SABVEST-N  95095010011.76.%2000
2 INVICTA  599559992955.18.%15106
3 MAZOR  17517552.94.%10000
4 MRPRICE  898090001681.91.%452079
5 PPC  30733074321.05.%837971
6 ASPEN  1035010688720.70.%1253555
7 RMIH  15881601100.63.%1208382
8 SABMILLER  30980311001890.61.%2188499
9 ELBGROUP  2400249050.21.%279116
10 STEINHOFF  25512680-4-0.16.%4050245
11 STANBANK  1100111090-24-0.22.%3399592
12 MMI-HLDGS  19331951-7-0.36.%2792434
13 ABSA  1514515305-95-0.62.%1603966
14 BIDVEST  1712017498-186-1.07.%898517
15 CAPCO  23652449-30-1.25.%663138

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 GBGOLD  716716-33-4.41.%9500
2 TELKOM  27112700-34-1.24.%1442896
3 AQUARIUS  1735168050.29.%1281268
4 ALTECH  52605149901.74.%184222

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4030,395.73-46.43-0.15%
Mid Cap46,444.23175.270.38%
Small Cap34,565.52114.930.33%
Resource 2054,427.37-512.49-0.93%
Industrial 2530,509.17157.060.52%
Financial 159,161.1518.970.21%
Financial & Ind. 3034,105.10140.350.41%
All Share34,089.87-22.57-0.07%
Oil & Gas 30,334.15-12.86-0.04%
Mining 35,089.42-376.07-1.06%
Gold Mining2,869.86-51.24-1.75%
Platinum Mining61.87-.63-1.01%
GENERAL MINING8,773.95-76.46-0.86%
Oil & Gas Producers 16,310.11-6.92-0.04%
Basic Materials 29,798.79-293.45-0.98%
Chemicals 14,994.9972.030.48%
Forestry & Paper 13,307.2068.350.52%
Industrial Metals 31,594.57-183.63-0.58%
Industrials 31,216.7445.310.15%
General Industrials 87,522.55-231.87-0.26%
Consumer Goods 31,437.11124.830.40%
Automobiles & Parts 4,651.209.060.20%
Household Goods167.67-0-0.15%
Health Care 37,606.9577.150.21%
Beverages 105.86.640.61%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 56,846.1618.100.03%
Personal Goods 451.042.700.60%
Consumer Services 61,061.97757.671.26%
General Retailers 51,282.30688.461.36%
Travel & Leisure 3,701.66-18.03-0.48%
Media 86.921.321.54%
Support Services 2,350.8933.581.45%
Telecommunications 67,506.22216.600.32%
Financials 24,209.1053.490.22%
Banks 45,365.4062.090.14%
Non-life Insurance 35,731.04269.170.76%
Life Insurance 19,396.7617.030.09%
General Financial 2,314.5620.520.89%
Technology 27,025.28-117.64-0.43%
SHARIAH TOP40 3,211.78-18-0.57%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,293.81-15-0.46%
COAL MINING26,739.17-498-1.83%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,169.29991.95%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,231.37-7-0.54%
RESOURCE 30,039.68-276-0.91%
DIVIDEND PLUS192.9710.36%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 407,128.71-5-0.07%
Capped Top 4016,008.81-22-0.14%
Capped All Share17,236.08-12-0.07%
JSE TABACO 4,858.93-22-0.45%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
16 Feb 2012ASSOREDecember 2011 (Interim)
16 Feb 2012CAXTONDecember 2011 (Interim)
16 Feb 2012CAXTON6%CPPDecember 2011 (Interim)
16 Feb 2012CITYLDGDecember 2011 (Interim)
16 Feb 2012EMIRADecember 2011 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
AMPLATS12-02-1312-03-0912-03-19R 2.0000
GROUP 512-02-1312-04-1312-04-23R 0.2200
SHPRT 2ND512-02-1012-02-2412-03-05R 0.0500
SHPRT 3RD512-02-1012-02-2412-03-05R 0.0500
ABSABANK-P12-02-1012-03-2312-04-02R 28.2720
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
WINHOLD11-11-2812-02-1012-02-20R 0.0700

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
RLPReunert Ltd15/02/2012Confirmed
RLZPReunert Ltd15/02/2012Confirmed
RLOReunert Ltd15/02/2012Confirmed
JDGJD Group Ltd16/02/2012Confirmed
PFGAPioneer Food Group Ltd17/02/2012Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
15/02/201217:45 Country Bird Holdings Limited - Trading Statement
15/02/201217:39 Simmer & Jack Mines, Limited - Update to shareholders
15/02/201217:21HPA - Hospitality Property Fund Limited - Resignation of chairman
15/02/201217:05 Wesizwe - Change in Sponsor
15/02/201217:00 Lonrho Plc - Notification of major interest in shares
15/02/201216:55BIIIPL - iNguza Investments (Proprietary) Limited - Listing of New
15/02/201216:50BIIVU - iVuzi Investments Limited - Listing of New Financial Instrument
15/02/201216:47 EMIRA Property Fund - Unaudited financial results for the six months
15/02/201216:45BIIVU - iVuzi Investments Limited - Listing of New Financial Instrument
15/02/201216:43 Discovery - Trading Statement
15/02/201216:42 Famous Brands Limited - Dealings in securities
15/02/201216:30 Mercantile Bank Holdings Limited - Specific repurchase of ordinary
15/02/201216:30 Silverbridge Holdings Limited - Trading Statement
15/02/201216:01 Assore Limited - Results for the half-year ended 31 December 2011
15/02/201215:42 City Lodge Hotels Limited - Unaudited interim report for the six months
15/02/201215:32RLO - Reunert Limited - Results on proceedings at Annual General Meeting
15/02/201214:44FFA/FFB - Fortress Income Fund Limited - Condensed unaudited consolidated
15/02/201214:42 Putprop Limited - Trading Statement
15/02/201214:06GEN - General - Pro active monitoring of financial statements
15/02/201213:50 RGT Smart Market Intelligence Limited - Director`s dealings
15/02/201213:33BIFTR -- Fintech Receivables 2 (Proprietary) Limited - Interest rate reset
15/02/201213:29 Telkom SA Limited - Appointment of Independent Non-Executive Directors
15/02/201213:12CLN238 - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - New Financial Instrument
15/02/201212:58 Distell Group Limited - Unaudited results of the Group for the six
15/02/201212:56 Anooraq Resources Corporation - Fatal accident at Bokoni
15/02/201212:00 Spur Corporation Limited - Trading Statement
15/02/201211:20 Kumba Iron Ore Limited - Resignation of director
15/02/201211:00 Pioneer Food Group Limited - Analyst site visit to Moir`s biscuit plant
15/02/201210:05 Central Rand Gold Limited - Production and commercial update
15/02/201209:46GLD - NewGold Issuer Limited - Partial De-Listing of Newgold Debentures
15/02/201209:46 Pioneer Food Group Limited - Voluntary trading update for the four
15/02/201209:45 Skinwell Holdings Limited - Trading Statement
15/02/201209:39MWNT - Mine Waste Solutions (Proprietary) Limited - First Uranium reports
15/02/201209:35 Tawana Resources NL - Binding heads of agreement, Cape Mount Gold
15/02/201209:34 First Uranium Corporation - First Uranium reports financial results
15/02/201209:32 AngloGold Ashanti Limited - Anglogold Ashanti profit increases to record
15/02/201209:15 Anglogold Ashanti Limited - Report for the quarter and year ended 31
15/02/201208:00 African Dawn Limited - Appointment and resignation of company
15/02/201207:05 Italtile - Reviewed Group results for the six months ended 31 December
15/02/201207:05 Exxaro Resources Limited - Exxaro cash offer to African Iron Limited

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