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 The Sharenet Daily 
Friday, 16 March 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
Economists expect South Africa's current account to have widened to 4.1 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) in the fourth quarter of 2011 from 3.8 percent previously, dominated by large imports of consumer goods and disappointing export volumes.  Full story

Inflation pressures in South Africa are now likely becoming more generalized, reflecting demand-side pressure rather than only external factors, the central bank warned, seeming to signal an eventual monetary tightening.  Full story
North Korea said on Friday it will launch a long-range rocket carrying a "working" satellite to mark the centenary of founder Kim Il-sung's birth next month, sparking condemnation from the United States and others that it was in breach of a U.N. resolution.  Full story
Belgian military aircraft brought home the bodies of 22 children and six adults killed in a bus crash in Switzerland and the country observed a minute's silence during a national day of mourning on Friday.  Full story
Turkey said on Friday it might set up a "buffer zone" inside Syria to protect refugees fleeing President Bashar al-Assad's forces, raising the prospect of foreign intervention in the year-long revolt.  Full story
European stocks ended higher on Friday, climbing for the fourth straight day and hitting their highest level since before the market's slump in late. . .  Full story
Britain's top shares closed higher on Friday after U.S. consumer data showed the recovery in the world's biggest economy was gaining traction and. . .  Full story
Global stocks advanced on Friday, with a benchmark U.S. equity index trading above a key plateau reached earlier this week after news of. . .  Full story
European stocks ended higher on Friday, climbing for the fourth straight day and hitting their highest level since before the market's slump in late. . .  Full story

Gold steadied on Friday but was still set for its largest weekly decline in three months, after top consumer India said it would. . .  Full story
Spring is in the air for financial markets. Liquidity is abundant, the desire to invest is rising and green shoots of growth are. . .  Full story
An underperformance of European energy shares against the surging oil price and broader equities so far this year is likely to persist as. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks were flat on Friday as data showed inflation remained in check last month as the domestic economy continues to improve, but. . .  Full story
SA Business
South Africa's rand edged higher against the dollar in early Friday trade and bonds also strengthened in the wake of slightly more hawkish central bank comments on inflation that could signal looming monetary tightening.. . .  Full story
The rand gained over one percent against the dollar on Thursday with the previous session's heavy losses believed to have been too fast and too soon, even though the local unit is expected to be weaker in coming sessions.. . .  Full story

South Africa's rand stood its ground against the dollar on Friday boosted by the waning strength of the U.S. currency and. . .  Full story
South African logistics group Transnet will press ahead with a proposed plan to relocate its manganese terminal to the Ngqura deep-water. . .  Full story
India's beleaguered government avoided bold reforms in its annual budget on Friday, opting for cautious steps to shore up growth and modest targets to. . .  Full story
South Africa sold 2.016 billion rand worth of three-month Treasury Bills on Friday -- less than the 3.825 billion rand on. . .  Full story

South Africa sold 800 million rand worth of paper at a weekly auction of its 2028, 2017 and 2022 inflation-linked bonds on Friday. Yields were slightly higher across the curve.. . .  Full story
Company News
Central Rand Gold announces that following the acquisition of the Evolution Group Plc by Investec Plc, it has appointed Investec Bank. . .  Full story
Shareholders of Sanyati are referred to the special resolution, tabled and approved at the general meeting held on 16 January 2012,. . .  Full story
Textainer Group Holdings Ltd (NYSE: TGH), in which Trencor has a 60.3% beneficiary interest, has filed its Form 20-F (annual report. . .  Full story
Shareholders are referred to the cautionary announcement dated 17 February 2012 and are advised that the company and various of its. . .  Full story

Shareholders are advised that, as a result of the company having settled the litigation with former directors as detailed in the. . .  Full story
Holders of Vukile Linked Units ("linked unitholders") are referred to the circular issued by Vukile on 31 January 2012 ("circular"), the. . .  Full story
Business Day noted that Glencore's USD1.3 billion takeover of Optimum has been approved by the Competition Tribunal. The tribunal found that. . .  Full story
Great Basin announced that the company and the syndicate of underwriters led by RBC Capital Markets (the "underwriters") have agreed to. . .  Full story
Company Results
Revenue increased by 22.2% to R1.8 billion (R1.4 billion). Gross profit rose to R1.1 billion (R898.1 million). Profit before finance costs. . .  Full story
Revenue for the interim period increased 14% to R2.1 billion (2010: R1.8 billion). Gross profit grew to R512.8 million (2010: R459.7. . .  Full story
Ferrum announced its maiden interim results for the period ended 31 December, thus there are no comparable figures. Revenue for the. . .  Full story
Revenue climbed to R5.1 billion (R3.4 billion) and gross profit improved to R1.2 billion (R726.5 million). Profit from operations more than. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0034221.626.320.02%
JSE Top 4017:0030398.2964.250.21%
JSE Gold17:002457.30-18.84-0.76%
JSE Financial17:0024878.63-125.93-0.50%
JSE Industrial17:0037697.81-81.57-0.22%
JSE Indust 2517:0031659.36-35.89-0.11%
JSE Resource17:0051679.57365.040.71%
DJ Futures19:5213183.0018.000.14%
DJ Ind19:4513251.73-1.03-0.01%
SP 50020:001404.591.990.14%
FTSE 10018:355965.5824.860.42%
All Ords07:414364.70-2.20-0.05%
NZSE 5006:463505.02-28.71-0.81%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold/R kg20:004032453720.09%
Brent Crude19:56125.351.651.33%
Rand / Dollar19:597.5735-0.0299-0.39%
Rand / Pound19:5511.95070.03260.27%
Rand / Euro19:559.97400.02570.26%
Rand / NZD04:576.25670.02290.37%
Rand / AUD19:558.02050.00810.10%
Yen / Dollar19:5883.3000-0.2230-0.27%
Euro / Dollar19:550.7589-0.0054-0.71%
Dollar / Euro19:591.31680.00890.68%
Pound / Dollar19:550.6317-0.0044-0.69%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 CROOKES  4800145043.28.%354
2 SEARDEL  1202121.21.%126062
3 MRHLD-N  94013917.35.%833672
4 ADAPTIT  1091414.74.%50000
5 SEARDELN  1101414.58.%46061
6 AFEAGLE  1101313.40.%100
7 GBGOLD  588539.91.%95808
8 SPANJRD  540459.09.%2763
9 DAWN  640406.67.%164805
10 DORBYL  170106.25.%6000
11 AMA  335154.69.%835038
12 ELLIES   297124.21.%53000
13 EHSV  31441244.11.%18888
14 AQUARIUS  1894734.01.%534013
15 EOH  33401153.57.%75765
16 STEFSTOCK  1230383.19.%52044
17 BRIMST-N  865252.98.%27549
18 KEATON   28382.91.%23168
19 DISTELL  86942442.89.%59532
20 METROFILE  28882.86.%134450

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 OCTODEC  1000-610-37.89.%11003
2 MIXTEL  125-45-26.47.%129000
3 SANTAM  15900-1140-6.69.%169585
4 SPURCORP  1600-80-4.76.%21573
5 PNR-FOODS  5865-252-4.12.%144866
6 MMG  340-14-3.95.%200
7 MRHLD  2877-108-3.62.%2443648
8 RMBH  3150-118-3.61.%3327953
9 FIRSTRAND  2400-87-3.50.%22571547
10 DATATEC  4345-155-3.44.%798416
11 IMPERIAL  15000-475-3.07.%939137
12 AFGRI  570-18-3.06.%77904
13 HUDACO  10257-317-3.00.%11366
14 AVUSA  1951-59-2.94.%1580
15 TSOGO-SUN  1700-51-2.91.%496
16 JDGROUP  4999-146-2.84.%299619
17 TFG  11576-324-2.72.%1128488
18 ANOORAQ  360-10-2.70.%20000
19 MASSMART  16701-461-2.69.%606980
20 MRPRICE  8956-244-2.65.%690208

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 SEARDEL  1201202121.21.%126062
2 MRHLD-N  94099913917.35.%833672
3 SEARDELN  1101151414.58.%46061
4 SPANJRD  540540459.09.%2763
5 AMA  335335154.69.%835038
6 EOH  334033401153.57.%75765
7 DISTELL  869487002442.89.%59532
8 NEDCOR  16990170491420.84.%1014556
9 PINNACLE  14981501110.74.%169234
10 STANBANK  1135511520600.53.%10515409
11 FAMBRANDS  49855055100.20.%166735
12 BIDVEST  1770017989-15-0.08.%1432611
13 ABSA  1607516278-25-0.16.%1329921
14 KGMEDIA  18301900-10-0.54.%20893
15 TRENCOR  43754430-25-0.57.%259198
16 NASPERSN  4253343460-300-0.70.%1249886
17 LITHA  365374-5-1.35.%67529

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 OCTODEC  10001000-610-37.89.%11003

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4030,398.2964.250.21%
Mid Cap47,491.71-461.48-0.96%
Small Cap35,438.35-249.75-0.70%
Resource 2051,679.57365.040.71%
Industrial 2531,659.36-35.89-0.11%
Financial 159,450.26-41.84-0.44%
Financial & Ind. 3035,365.78-38.13-0.11%
All Share34,221.626.320.02%
Oil & Gas 28,604.98-191.46-0.66%
Mining 33,349.06295.800.89%
Gold Mining2,457.30-18.84-0.76%
Platinum Mining60.91-.14-0.23%
GENERAL MINING8,486.04126.541.51%
Oil & Gas Producers 15,380.37-102.94-0.66%
Basic Materials 28,508.82225.850.80%
Chemicals 15,368.57-116.90-0.75%
Forestry & Paper 14,380.3870.210.49%
Industrial Metals 31,179.15-130.25-0.42%
Industrials 32,633.74-255.81-0.78%
General Industrials 89,621.93-888.10-0.98%
Consumer Goods 32,608.6036.090.11%
Automobiles & Parts 5,246.75-52.08-0.98%
Household Goods179.76-1-0.55%
Health Care 39,700.00-120.21-0.30%
Beverages 106.77.360.34%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 58,717.47-1186.88-1.98%
Personal Goods 489.493.990.82%
Consumer Services 63,451.88-715.60-1.12%
General Retailers 52,197.06-1180.32-2.21%
Travel & Leisure 3,738.96-37.09-0.98%
Media 93.28-.68-0.72%
Support Services 2,490.2413.430.54%
Telecommunications 69,238.71563.040.82%
Financials 24,878.63-125.93-0.50%
Banks 47,444.67-403.70-0.84%
Non-life Insurance 40,580.31-740.14-1.79%
Life Insurance 19,902.3856.510.28%
General Financial 2,337.45.430.02%
Technology 28,039.68-268.74-0.95%
SHARIAH TOP40 3,146.16200.64%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,247.57150.46%
COAL MINING27,960.7120.01%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,313.42320.60%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,221.8620.16%
CAPPED PROPERTY 337.02-0.59%
RESOURCE 28,516.581870.66%
DIVIDEND PLUS196.88-2-0.85%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 407,184.1650.07%
Capped Top 4016,037.04240.15%
Capped All Share17,310.2700.00%
JSE TABACO 4,942.24-18-0.37%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
19 Mar 2012MASNITEADecember 2011 (Final)
19 Mar 2012MASNITEBDecember 2011 (Final)
19 Mar 2012MASONITEDecember 2011 (Final)
19 Mar 2012RBADecember 2011 (Final)
20 Mar 2012CASHBILDecember 2011 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
VUKILE12-03-1612-04-0412-04-16R 0.7050
O-LINE12-03-1612-03-2912-04-10R 0.0300
CULLINAN12-03-1612-04-1312-04-23R 0.0100
CIPLAMED12-03-1512-05-0412-05-14R 0.0750
FAIRVEST12-03-1512-04-0412-04-16R 0.0520
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
KUMBA12-02-0912-03-0912-03-19R 22.5000
SANTAM12-02-2812-03-1512-03-26R 8.5000
SANTAM12-02-2812-03-1512-03-26R 3.5500
IMPERIALP12-02-2212-03-1512-03-26R 3.3843
CAPITEC-P12-02-2912-03-1512-03-26R 3.3658

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
SDHSecureData Holdings Ltd.20/03/2012Confirmed
HDCHudaco Industries Ltd.22/03/2012Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
16/03/201217:45 Cullinan Holdings Limited - Interim Dividend No 130
16/03/201217:26 Ellies Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by an associate of a
16/03/201217:17SCIB - The Standard Bank Of South Africa - Notice of Expiry of Standard Bank
16/03/201217:00 New Europe Property Investments plc - Dealing in securities by an
16/03/201216:40HYPIVB - Investec Warrants - Adustment to exercise price on Hyprop
16/03/201216:39HYPIVC - Investec Warrants - Adjustment to exercise price on Hyprop
16/03/201216:37 Central Rand Gold Limited - Change of name of broker
16/03/201216:36 Gold Fields - Dealing in Securities by Directors
16/03/201216:35 Gold Fields - Dealing in Securities by Directors and Company Secretary
16/03/201216:22 O-line Holdings Limited - Declaration of a special dividend
16/03/201216:20 Sanyati - Notice of Provision of Direct or Indirect Financial Assistance
16/03/201216:19 Truworths International Limited - Exercise of options and sale of
16/03/201215:37BVTNIH - Nedbank Limited - Dividend distribution announcement in relation to the
16/03/201215:18BIFR1 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Listing of New Financial Instruments
16/03/201215:13 Village Main Reef Limited - Dealing in securities by a Director of Village
16/03/201215:12 Trencor Limited - Trencor`s Textainer: Annual Report For 2011
16/03/201215:04PCF03 - Phaello Finance Company (Proprietary) Limited - Delisting of PCF03
16/03/201214:57 Exxaro Resources Limited - Trading of Exxaro ordinary shares on behalf
16/03/201214:50 Nampak Limited - Dealing in shares by an executive director
16/03/201214:04 Marshall Monteagle Plc - Dealing in securities by directors
16/03/201214:01SER/SRN - Seardel Investment Corporation Limited - Trading Statement
16/03/201214:00SER/SRN - Seardel Investment Corporation Limited - Settlement of litigation
16/03/201213:56 Amalgamated Electronic Corporation Limited - Appointment of
16/03/201213:29 Excellerate Holdings Limited - Trading Statement
16/03/201213:09 Interwaste Holdings Limited - Trading Update
16/03/201212:59 Curro Holdings Limited - Results of the general meeting
16/03/201212:50AWA - Arrowhead Properties Limited - Acquisition of Property Portfolio from
16/03/201212:33 MR Price Group Limited - Dealings in securities by directors
16/03/201212:01 New Europe Property Investments plc - Availability of 2011 Annual Report,
16/03/201212:00 New Europe Property Investments plc - Revised financial reporting schedule
16/03/201211:39 Moneyweb Holdings Limited - Appointment to the board of directors - Update
16/03/201211:36BAW4 - Barloworld Limited - Interest Rate Reset
16/03/201211:00 Vukile Property Fund Limited - Early distribution declaration for the six
16/03/201210:56 Rolfes - Dealing in securities by directors
16/03/201210:01 Pinnacle Technology Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by a family
16/03/201210:00 Pinnacle Technology Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by a family
16/03/201209:44 Control Instruments Group Limited - Results for the year ended 31 December
16/03/201207:32BIRP - Real People Investment Holdings (Proprietary) Limited - Listing of new
16/03/201207:11SYN906 - Synthesis Funding Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
16/03/201207:10 Anglo American plc - Long Term Incentive Plan
16/03/201207:10 British American Tobacco p.l.c - Transaction in own shares
16/03/201207:10SYN905 - Synthesis Funding Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
16/03/201207:05 Great Basin Gold Limited - Terminates bought deal and announces new
16/03/201207:05 Metrofile Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by directors
16/03/201207:05 Pioneer Food Group Limited - Further trading update and earnings guidance,

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