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 The Sharenet Daily 
Thursday, 05 April 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 African government bonds weakened on Thursday due to heightened risk aversion emanating from the euro zone, although movements were exaggerated by thin trading volumes ahead of the Easter market holiday.  Full story

South African stocks clawed back some lost ground on Thursday, as investors bought back shares of Kumba Iron Ore and other resource stocks that had been hammered in the previous session.  Full story
Japan's government is rushing to try to restart two nuclear reactors, idled after the Fukushima crisis, by next month out of what experts say is a fear that surviving a total shutdown would make it hard to convince the public that atomic energy is vital.  Full story
Fluttering on a nondescript balcony in a middle-class Athens neighbourhood, the remnants of a banner declaring "I won't pay" bear witness to the protest Dimitris Christoulas staged against Greece's economic crisis and the politicians he blamed for it.  Full story
Umberto Bossi, firebrand leader of Italy's opposition Northern League party, resigned on Thursday following allegations that taxpayers' money had been used to pay for renovations at his villa and holidays for his children, a party source said.  Full story
Strong miners helped haul European equity markets into positive territory on Thursday, after a choppy day's trade, ahead of a long holiday weekend. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks traded flat to slightly higher Thursday after two straight days of declines as jobless claims data showing improvement in the U.S.. . .  Full story
The euro hit a three-week low against the dollar and global stock markets dipped on Thursday as Spain's debt burden fueled worries about. . .  Full story
Gold prices rose on Thursday as its fall to a near three-month low the previous day tempted some buyers back, but gains were. . .  Full story

U.S. stocks opened lower on Thursday as a rise in Spanish bond yields renewed concerns about the euro zone's financial health, offsetting data. . .  Full story
Britain's top share index fell to a two-month low on Thursday, reversing modest early gains as investors closed positions ahead of a long. . .  Full story
Hong Kong shares ended a holiday-shortened week weaker on Thursday, dragged by the Chinese financial sector as investors took profit on the final trading. . .  Full story
Japan's Nikkei share average fell for a third straight day to four-week low on Thursday, hurt by renewed concerns about Europe's funding difficulties. . .  Full story
SA Business
British drinks giant Diageo expects its annual growth in Africa to accelerate beyond the current 15 percent, helped by its zero-duty Senator keg beer in Kenya and a strong rise in Johnnie Walker and Smirnoff spirit sales.. . .  Full story
South Africa's economy will grow modestly over the next three years, weighed down by the impact of the euro zone debt crisis and easily outpaced by an inflation rate kept high by a weak rand, a Reuters poll showed on Thursday.. . .  Full story
Company News
Holders of Vukile linked units("linked unitholders")are referred to the circular issued by Vukile on 31 January 2012 ("circular"), the general meeting. . .  Full story
BCX provided further guidance to the market regarding the anticipated headline earnings per share ("HEPS") and earnings per share ("EPS") ranges. . .  Full story
Shareholders are referred to the reviewed condensed consolidated annual results for the year ended 31 December 2011 released on SENS on. . .  Full story
As a courtesy, PPC informed stakeholders that members of the South African Cement and Concrete Institute (C&CI) have been notified by. . .  Full story

According to Business Day, FirstRand's decision to discontinue proprietary trading activities may release up to R2.8 billion. Research company, Afrifocus, says the freed up capital will provide FirstRand with extra firepower. . .  Full story
Further to the cautionary announcements dated 19 December 2011 and 2 February 2012 and the detailed cautionary announcement 16 February 2012, shareholders are advised that the negotiations and finalising of agreements. . .  Full story
Further to the terms announcement released on SENS on 22 February 2012 relating to the disposal of the pump business, and using the terms defined therein unless otherwise stated, shareholders are. . .  Full story
Company Results
Lonrho changed its year end to 31 December, therefore there are no comparable figures. The revenue for the 15 months ended 31 December 2011 188.6. GROSS PROFIT/(LOSS). . .  Full story
The net loss and comprehensive loss narrowed dramatically to CAD123 314 (loss of CAD1.5 million). In addition, the headline loss per share amounted to CAD0.00 (loss of CAD0.03).. . .  Full story
Revenue for the interim period surged to R47.1 million (2010: R10.6 million). Net operating income soared to R24.5 million (2010: R1.1 million), while total comprehensive income increased to R4.6 million (2010:. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0033732.20327.880.98%
JSE Top 4017:0029754.87328.901.12%
JSE Gold17:002312.1414.040.61%
JSE Financial17:0024749.28178.010.72%
JSE Industrial17:0037988.47292.520.78%
JSE Indust 2517:0031842.62264.710.84%
JSE Resource17:0049052.15697.741.44%
DJ Futures17:5013015.0026.000.20%
DJ Ind17:5113071.23-3.52-0.03%
SP 50018:061399.200.240.02%
FTSE 10017:355723.6719.900.35%
All Ords08:354402.30-16.60-0.38%
NZSE 5006:463467.98-12.44-0.36%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold/R kg18:0640999525740.63%
Brent Crude18:06122.51-.23-0.19%
Rand / Dollar19:597.84090.02780.36%
Rand / Pound19:5512.3682-0.0236-0.19%
Rand / Euro19:5510.2338-0.0398-0.39%
Rand / NZD19:586.40080.03630.57%
Rand / AUD19:558.07230.04430.55%
Yen / Dollar19:5982.3510-0.1010-0.12%
Euro / Dollar19:550.76540.00460.60%
Dollar / Euro19:591.3059-0.0083-0.63%
Pound / Dollar19:550.63170.00270.43%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 EASTPLATS  286249.16.%170552
2 BRIMSTON  1100757.32.%552
3 DAWN  684396.05.%29994
4 KEATON   305155.17.%1229
5 NEDCOR  167168045.05.%1150649
6 DRDGOLD  555254.72.%237378
7 VERIMARK  12554.17.%657178
8 EXCELL  12554.17.%82915
9 MRHLD-N  1070403.88.%109166
10 ZEDER  270103.85.%555224
11 ESORFRANK  15053.45.%117430
12 DIGICOR  300103.45.%2000
13 KUMBAIO  5321917243.35.%484891
14 RAUBEX  1457473.33.%88852
15 INVICTA  62001903.16.%29877
16 TIGBRANDS  273497963.00.%1113677
17 MMG  355102.90.%340
18 PERGRIN  1115302.76.%13586
19 TRENCOR  45201202.73.%332023
20 PALLINGHT  33992.73.%338641

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 GBGOLD  500-50-9.09.%48207
2 EHSV  2700-239-8.13.%2150
3 VALUE  506-44-8.00.%4420
4 WINHOLD  116-7-5.69.%55595
5 ONELOGIX  173-10-5.46.%20066
6 VUKILE  1490-60-3.87.%217445
7 COAL  750-30-3.85.%570331
8 RANGOLD  225-8-3.43.%39815
9 MONDIPLCP  6800-233-3.31.%1318886
10 CASHBIL  12288-412-3.24.%21146
11 CLOVER  1500-48-3.10.%1094513
12 KGMEDIA  1930-60-3.02.%60190
13 TRNSHEX  290-9-3.01.%50654
14 GRANPRADE  262-8-2.96.%423221
15 MIXTEL  170-5-2.86.%7400
16 BEE-SASOL  26720-780-2.84.%641
17 MONDILTDP  6863-153-2.18.%1020959
18 LITHA  325-7-2.11.%86000
19 COMAIR  145-3-2.03.%325000
20 AFRIMAT  560-10-1.75.%61139

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 TRENCOR  452046261202.73.%332023
2 SEARDEL  12112132.54.%94797
3 MRHLD  28802880702.49.%1491002
4 AVENG  39874010711.81.%1686466
5 IMPERIAL  16335164002451.52.%799314
6 SPAR  11950119501511.28.%377685
7 WBHO  1350013657600.45.%45196
8 FAMBRANDS  5115543550.10.%43129
9 METAIR  242525550.166801
10 CLOVER  15001586-48-3.10.%1094513
11 VALUE  506570-44-8.00.%4420

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 GBGOLD  500500-50-9.09.%48207
2 ANGGOLD  2686926749-81-0.30.%2964796
3 HARMONY  818780111371.70.%1441730
4 EASTPLATS  286255249.16.%170552

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4029,754.87328.901.12%
Mid Cap48,401.62202.300.42%
Small Cap36,216.67-32.36-0.09%
Resource 2049,052.15697.741.44%
Industrial 2531,842.62264.710.84%
Financial 159,353.8983.210.90%
Financial & Ind. 3035,321.14322.990.92%
All Share33,732.20327.880.98%
Oil & Gas 27,810.40-113.51-0.41%
Mining 31,567.84551.591.78%
Gold Mining2,312.1414.040.61%
Platinum Mining57.881.091.92%
GENERAL MINING8,029.55162.712.07%
Oil & Gas Producers 14,953.14-61.03-0.41%
Basic Materials 27,042.89447.771.68%
Chemicals 15,228.28-86.11-0.56%
Forestry & Paper 13,903.03-220.16-1.56%
Industrial Metals 30,005.05865.302.97%
Industrials 33,638.16228.870.69%
General Industrials 91,760.52209.670.23%
Consumer Goods 32,866.65183.210.56%
Automobiles & Parts 5,491.31.000.00%
Household Goods185.6720.89%
Health Care 40,895.53313.990.77%
Beverages 107.47.340.32%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 59,778.72772.251.31%
Personal Goods 488.994.290.89%
Consumer Services 66,109.65459.960.70%
General Retailers 54,774.31-56.66-0.10%
Travel & Leisure 3,749.98-16.53-0.44%
Media 98.78.991.01%
Support Services 2,425.15.000.00%
Telecommunications 65,450.461063.541.65%
Financials 24,749.28178.010.72%
Banks 46,561.02476.001.03%
Non-life Insurance 41,315.35-285.85-0.69%
Life Insurance 20,088.08191.160.96%
General Financial 2,319.865.300.23%
Technology 28,238.45-3.78-0.01%
SHARIAH TOP40 3,020.70401.35%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,141.19391.25%
COAL MINING27,547.421120.41%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,395.73120.23%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,294.69-1-0.08%
RESOURCE 27,101.413851.44%
DIVIDEND PLUS197.3620.80%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 407,034.34761.09%
Capped Top 4015,707.971661.07%
Capped All Share17,064.091640.97%
JSE TABACO 5,019.04-16-0.32%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
06 Apr 2012SECDATAJanuary 2012 (Interim)
10 Apr 2012SEAKAYDecember 2011 (Interim)
11 Apr 2012ZEDERFebruary 2012 (Final)
11 Apr 2012ZEDERPFebruary 2012 (Final)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
VIVIDEND12-04-0512-04-2512-05-07R 0.2450
ARROWA12-04-0412-04-1912-04-30R 0.0500
ARROWB12-04-0412-04-1912-04-30R 0.0309
CADIZ12-04-0312-04-2512-05-07R 0.5000
TRUWTHS12-04-0312-04-1912-04-30R 1.6900
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
SASOL12-03-1212-04-0412-04-16R 5.7000
NEDBANK12-02-2912-03-2912-04-10R 3.4000
CASHBIL12-03-2012-04-0412-04-16R 2.9600
BIDVEST12-02-2712-04-0412-04-16R 2.8000
AECI12-02-2112-04-0412-04-16R 1.7900

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus

Stock Exchange News Service
05/04/201217:31 RGT Smart Market Intelligence Limited - Appointment of Director
05/04/201217:24GND/GNDP - Grindrod Limited - Share dealings by director
05/04/201217:15 British American Tobacco p.l.c - Notification of transactions of
05/04/201216:44 Great Basin Gold Limited - Directors and company secretary dealing in
05/04/201216:38 Kumba Iron Ore Limited - Exercise of options and subsequent sale of shares
05/04/201216:36 Datacentrix Holdings Limited - Voluntary Trading Statement
05/04/201216:31SCIB/OMLSTF - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - Special dividend
05/04/201216:30OMLSTF/SCIB - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - Dividend announcement
05/04/201216:28 Pinnacle Technology Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by a family
05/04/201216:20 Vukile Property Fund Limited - Reduction of vendor placement size
05/04/201215:53 Hyprop Investments Limited - Posting of circular to Hyprop unitholders
05/04/201215:49 Invicta Holdings Limited - Acquisition of securities by Foord Asset
05/04/201215:11 Liberty Holdings Limited - Dealings in securities by a director
05/04/201215:03 PBT Group Limited - Acquisition of Bi-Blue Consulting (Pty) Limited
05/04/201215:00 Pan African Resources PLC - Tr-1: Notification of major interest in
05/04/201215:00 Northam Platinum Limited - Withdrawal of alternate director
05/04/201214:55BIIND - iNdwa Investments Limited - Listing of New Financial Instrument and
05/04/201214:50 African Eagle Resources plc - Placing to raise up to GBP8 million, open
05/04/201214:45 Exxaro Resources Limited - Trading of Exxaro ordinary shares on behalf
05/04/201214:44 Exxaro Resources Limited - Trading of Exxaro ordinary shares on behalf
05/04/201214:43 Exxaro Resources Limited - Trading of Exxaro ordinary shares on behalf
05/04/201214:32 Exxaro Resources Limited - Exercise of rights granted in terms of the
05/04/201214:31 Exxaro - Exercise of Conditional Awards granted in terms of the Long Term
05/04/201214:30- Exxaro Resources Limited - Exercise of matching awards
05/04/201214:28 PBT Group Limited - Appointment of audit committee members
05/04/201214:27 Business Connexion Group Limited - Revised Trading Statement
05/04/201214:13 Village Main Reef Limited - Village production performance for March 2012
05/04/201213:36 Huge Group Limited - Trading Statement
05/04/201213:35BIIND - iNdwa Investments Limited - Full Capital Redemption
05/04/201213:05BIIVU - iVuzi Investments Limited - Listing of New Financial Instrument
05/04/201212:32BIIIPL - iNguza Investments (Proprietary) Limited - Listing of New Financial
05/04/201212:30 Cipla Medpro South Africa Limited - Declaration of ordinary dividend
05/04/201212:20 Capricorn Investment Holdings Limited - Results of Annual General
05/04/201212:00 Pretoria Portland Cement Company Limited - National cementitious
05/04/201212:00 Vividend Income Fund Limited - Condensed consolidated financial
05/04/201212:00ZA035 - BNP Paribas Arbitrage Issuance - New Financial Instrument Listing
05/04/201211:59 African Eagle Resources plc - Placing to raise up to GBP8 million,
05/04/201211:53DENG34 - Denel Soc Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing Announcement
05/04/201211:53 ELB Group Limited - Dealings in securities by directors of a major
05/04/201211:47 Pinnacle Technology Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by director
05/04/201210:59 Metair Investments Limited - Dealings in Metair securities by directors
05/04/201210:32 Delrand Resources Limited - Consolidated financial statements for the
05/04/201210:13 Andulela Investment Holdings Limited - Further cautionary announcement
05/04/201209:30 Holdsport - Notice of a Disposal of a Beneficial Interest in Holdsport
05/04/201209:16 Octodec Investments Limited - Disclosure of disposal of securities
05/04/201208:16 Redefine Properties Limited - Cautionary announcement
05/04/201208:00 Pan African Resources plc - Change of Adviser
05/04/201208:00STX40 - SATRIX 40 - Listing of additional Satrix 40 securities
05/04/201207:59 Queensgate - Renewal of Cautionary Announcement
05/04/201207:21 PSV Holdings Limited - Update to the disposal of the pump business and
05/04/201207:10 British American Tobacco p.l.c - Transaction in own shares
05/04/201207:07GEN - FTSE/JSE Africa Index Series - Goliath Gold Mining Ltd (South Africa):
05/04/201207:06GEN - FTSE/JSE Africa Index Series - African Bank Investments Pref (South
05/04/201207:05DENG34 - DENEL SOC LIMITED - New Financial Instrument Listing Announcement
05/04/201207:05GEN - FTSE/JSE Africa Index Series - Skinwell Holdings Ltd (South Africa):
05/04/201207:05 Convergenet Holdings Limited - Resignation of director
05/04/201207:05MAQ013 - Macquarie Securities South Africa (Pty) Limited - New Financial
05/04/201207:05INVS - Investec Bank Limited - The Issue of Variable Strike Securities

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