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 The Sharenet Daily 
Thursday, 12 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 Africa's rand rallied as much as 1.5 percent against the dollar on Thursday, in line with other high-yield currencies, on expectations of further quantitative easing for the U.S. unit.  Full story

Share prices of South African companies such as Assore closed firmer after thin sideways trading for much of Thursday and investors' eyes trained on U.S. and European markets for direction.  Full story
Syrian troops held their fire on Thursday after a U.N.-backed ceasefire deadline passed, giving respite to rebellious towns that have suffered heavy bombardments, but international envoy Kofi Annan pressed Damascus to pull its forces back entirely.  Full story
George Zimmerman will make his first public appearance since the fatal shooting of unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin more than six weeks ago when he appears in a Florida courtroom on Thursday to face charges of second-degree murder.  Full story
Global stocks surged and the euro rose on Thursday after stronger-than-expected demand at an Italian bond auction eased worries about the euro zone. . .  Full story
European shares enjoyed a late-session rally on Thursday, with mining stocks propelling the index to a one-week closing high on trader talk that. . .  Full story
Spot gold prices jumped more than 1 percent on Thursday, with technical buying a strengthening euro and hopes for a Fed stimulus. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks rose on Thursday as lower yields on some euro-zone debt eased some concerns and rumors about China's strong GDP increased investors'. . .  Full story

Britain's top share index hit a one-week closing high on Thursday as mining stocks jumped on market talk that China, the world's biggest. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks edged up at the open o n Thursday after futures pared gains following an unexpected rise in initial jobless claims in. . .  Full story
U.S. stock index futures pared gains after data showed new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose to their highest level since January, heightening worry. . .  Full story
Britain's top shares steadied on Thursday as stronger miners on the back of a rise in metals prices offset weaker energy shares, brought. . .  Full story
SA Business
South Africa exported 6.24 million tonnes of coal from the Richards Bay Coal Terminal in March, up slightly from 6.09 million. . .  Full story
South Africa's MTN on Thursday denied allegations it used corrupt practices and promises of weapons to win its licence in Iran,. . .  Full story
South Africa's gold output fell by 11.5 percent in volume terms in February while total mineral production was down 14.5 percent. . .  Full story
South Africa's rand firmed against the dollar on Thursday after dovish comments from a U.S. Federal Reserve official on the possibility. . .  Full story

Morocco is the latest country to have secured seed cash under a World Bank-steered scheme to help launch pilot carbon markets,. . .  Full story
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A growing number of optimists say Africa's economies are set for take-off and decades of Asian-style growth.. . .  Full story
A growing number of optimists say Africa's economies are set for take-off and decades of Asian-style growth.. . .  Full story
Company News
Anglo notes that, since the announcement of a recommended final dividend on 17 February 2012, the new dividend tax has been. . .  Full story
Trencor drew attention to the following news release issued by Textainer Group Holdings Ltd, in which Trencor has a 60.3% beneficiary. . .  Full story
Niel Pretorius, CEO of DRDGOLD, gave a presentation at the Precious Metals Summit in Geneva on 12 April 2012. This presentation. . .  Full story
Business Report noted that Implats' Rustenburg operation, which comprises half of group production, is running below full output almost six weeks. . .  Full story

Business Day reported that Nedbank's strategy over until 2014 will focus on boosting non-interest revenue, increasing the market share of its retail unit and pursuing growth in Africa. Under the strategy, Nedbank Retail will be repositioned and expansion in Africa will be pursued in order to close the gap with domestic rivals it has on the continent in terms of footprint and market share.. . .  Full story
Company Results
Blackstar declared their maiden final results for the year ended 31 December 2011. Revenue for the year ended 31 December 2011 was GBP91.1 million, gross profit came in at R12.2 million, loss from operations was GBP10.9 million, while loss for the period attributable to equity holders of the parent was recorded as GBP7.6 million. Furthermore, headline loss per ordinary share was GBP7.34ppc. Current trading and outlook New capital regulatory requirements, including those of Basel 3,. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0033816.96184.200.55%
JSE Top 4017:0029864.84195.000.66%
JSE Gold17:002314.20-2.53-0.11%
JSE Financial17:0024861.1845.740.18%
JSE Industrial17:0038001.77109.090.29%
JSE Indust 2517:0031872.71108.720.34%
JSE Resource17:0049269.57575.901.18%
DJ Futures19:1212905.00153.001.20%
DJ Ind19:0112975.98170.591.33%
SP 50019:121386.1017.391.27%
FTSE 10017:355710.4675.721.34%
All Ords08:394361.7034.400.79%
NZSE 5007:463487.0921.700.63%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold/R kg19:16424921-1245-0.29%
Brent Crude19:16121.28.690.57%
Rand / Dollar19:597.8796-0.1210-1.51%
Rand / Pound19:5512.5682-0.1270-1.00%
Rand / Euro19:5510.4149-0.0716-0.68%
Rand / NZD19:586.5235-0.0247-0.38%
Rand / AUD19:558.2385-0.0085-0.10%
Yen / Dollar19:5980.8050-0.0650-0.08%
Euro / Dollar19:550.7573-0.0052-0.68%
Dollar / Euro19:591.31940.00880.67%
Pound / Dollar19:550.6259-0.0025-0.40%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 WILDRNESS  42012040.00.%100
2 TELEMASTR  1341916.52.%37500
3 EXCELL  140107.69.%79324
4 GBGOLD  548387.45.%2200
5 INDEQTY  320206.67.%15000
6 GOLIATH  425256.25.%5050
7 MRHLD-N  1124646.04.%862553
8 URONE  21991256.03.%13861
9 SABVEST-N  1050505.00.%5000
10 ASSORE  254999944.06.%124949
11 SOVFOOD  545203.81.%10500
12 CALGRO  460153.37.%20700
13 MONDILTDP  70752303.36.%275403
14 AMA  335103.08.%24880
15 VUKILE  1500402.74.%3447703
16 EASTPLATS  31282.63.%52953
17 ILIAD  595152.59.%21800
18 MONDIPLCP  70551692.45.%325692
19 BILLITON  241235482.32.%4080961
20 CAPEVIN  102492242.23.%1660

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 NICTUS  400-70-14.89.%7500
2 LONAFRIC  150-21-12.28.%2750
3 COMAIR  134-9-6.29.%125970
4 DAWN  650-35-5.11.%13897
5 SENTULA  225-10-4.26.%586714
6 WESIZWE  119-5-4.03.%108925
7 OCEANA  4517-182-3.87.%10695
8 SASFIN  3100-100-3.13.%1928
9 PUTPROP  630-20-3.08.%2000
10 HOSP-B  400-10-2.44.%222955
11 AMECOR  225-5-2.17.%5000
12 LITHA  331-7-2.07.%60136
13 COAL  716-14-1.92.%720926
14 TRNSHEX  275-5-1.79.%5627
15 PREMIUM  1450-25-1.69.%105000
16 TFG  12250-190-1.53.%830911
17 MUSTEK  600-9-1.48.%101000
18 BARWORLD  9499-135-1.40.%2056409
19 ARROW-A  641-9-1.38.%43910
20 OCTODEC  1590-22-1.36.%51273

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 EXCELL  140140107.69.%79324
2 SABVEST-N  10501050505.00.%5000
3 JSE  816181611511.89.%59294
4 AVENG  41244124641.58.%1402767
5 DIPULA-A  891891101.14.%100000
6 CML  2875292950.17.%482317
7 WBHO  1380014102200.15.%136008
8 DISCOVERY  51055200-15-0.29.%618749
9 SANLAM  34103446-20-0.58.%3514735

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 COMAIR  134134-9-6.29.%125970
2 HARMONY  81507986320.39.%854979
3 ANGLOPLAT  51500505924710.92.%284607

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4029,864.84195.000.66%
Mid Cap48,252.5720.720.04%
Small Cap36,101.43-19.03-0.05%
Resource 2049,269.57575.901.18%
Industrial 2531,872.71108.720.34%
Financial 159,411.5510.020.11%
Financial & Ind. 3035,424.88111.140.31%
All Share33,816.96184.200.55%
Oil & Gas 27,602.3096.870.35%
Mining 31,771.79406.571.30%
Gold Mining2,314.20-2.53-0.11%
Platinum Mining57.50.210.37%
GENERAL MINING8,106.30146.621.84%
Oil & Gas Producers 14,841.2452.080.35%
Basic Materials 27,205.34325.241.21%
Chemicals 14,843.85-21.67-0.15%
Forestry & Paper 14,266.42245.101.75%
Industrial Metals 29,781.87-134.66-0.45%
Industrials 33,183.15-114.68-0.34%
General Industrials 89,688.04-566.25-0.63%
Consumer Goods 33,123.04262.200.80%
Automobiles & Parts 5,751.7254.340.95%
Household Goods185.2800.18%
Health Care 40,786.11-90.56-0.22%
Beverages 108.971.291.20%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 59,669.73126.180.21%
Personal Goods 489.893.290.68%
Consumer Services 65,617.6677.900.12%
General Retailers 54,258.63-85.41-0.16%
Travel & Leisure 3,733.9620.360.55%
Media 98.22.330.34%
Support Services 2,407.4329.531.24%
Telecommunications 65,889.34-70.74-0.11%
Financials 24,861.1845.740.18%
Banks 46,861.7330.960.07%
Non-life Insurance 42,111.64-127.61-0.30%
Life Insurance 20,221.84-52.77-0.26%
General Financial 2,327.8014.930.65%
Technology 28,143.3646.370.17%
SHARIAH TOP40 3,031.08250.83%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,149.77220.71%
COAL MINING28,267.42-84-0.30%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,434.99230.43%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,246.75-29-2.30%
RESOURCE 27,219.423111.15%
DIVIDEND PLUS197.7010.33%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 407,059.04330.47%
Capped Top 4015,760.65940.60%
Capped All Share17,105.73910.54%
JSE TABACO 5,082.04120.24%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
16 Apr 2012MASNovember 2011 (Q)
16 Apr 2012PSGFebruary 2012 (Final)
16 Apr 2012PSGFIN PREFFebruary 2012 (Final)
17 Apr 2012DCENTRIXFebruary 2012 (Final)
18 Apr 2012AFEAGLEDecember 2011 (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
ADVTECH12-04-0312-04-1912-04-30R 0.1650
SHFINV-PREF12-04-0312-04-1312-04-23R 3.7400
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
CILConsolidated Infrastructure Group Ltd.16/04/2012Confirmed
FCCPFoord Compass Ltd.19/04/2012Confirmed
FCOFoord Compass Ltd.19/04/2012Confirmed
FCOPFoord Compass Ltd.19/04/2012Confirmed
CNDConduit Capital Ltd.19/04/2012Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
12/04/201217:34 AVI Limited - Dealing in AVI shares by a director of a major
12/04/201217:05 Anglo American plc - Treasury shares - transfers
12/04/201216:48 Steinhoff - Dealing in securities by a Director
12/04/201216:47 Platfields Limited - Change to the board of directors - Appointment of
12/04/201216:38 Shoprite - Dealing in securities by a Non-Executive Director
12/04/201216:36 Pretoria Portland Cement Company Limited - Notice in terms of section
12/04/201216:10ABN43 - Absa Bank Limited - Interest Rate Reset
12/04/201215:49 Transpaco Limited - Directors dealing in securities
12/04/201215:48 Sephaku Holdings Limited - Notification of share dealing by an
12/04/201215:26WHLNIG - Nedbank - Dividend distribution announcement in relation to the WHL
12/04/201215:23 Sekunjalo Investments Limited - Withdrawal of Cautionary Announcement
12/04/201214:52BIIVU - iVuzi Investments Limited - Listing of Tap Issue
12/04/201214:30 Redefine Properties International Limited - Notice of half year
12/04/201214:14ABN48 - Absa Bank Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
12/04/201213:07 Exxaro Resources Limited - Trading of Exxaro Ordinary Shares on behalf of
12/04/201213:06 Exxaro Resources Limited - Trading of Exxaro ordinary shares on
12/04/201213:05 Exxaro Resources Limited - Trading of Exxaro ordinary shares on behalf of
12/04/201213:04 Exxaro Resources Limited - Exercise of matching awards in terms of the
12/04/201212:45 Sekunjalo Investments Limited - Genius Biotherapeutics ("GBT") granted
12/04/201212:38 ELB Group Limited - Dealings in securities by a director
12/04/201212:12 Anglo American plc - Impact of change in tax legislation on dividend
12/04/201212:12BITOY - Toyota Financial Services (South Africa) (Proprietary) Limited -
12/04/201212:05 Pinnacle Technology Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by a
12/04/201211:30 Alert Steel Holdings Limited - Notice of general meeting
12/04/201211:20 Metair Investments Limited - Dealing in securities by a director
12/04/201210:25BIABL - African Bank Limited - Interest Rate Reset announcement
12/04/201210:06 Trencor Limited - Trencor`s Textainer announces the pricing of $400
12/04/201210:00 DRDGOLD LIMITED - DRDGOLD presentation at the precious metals summit in
12/04/201209:36SHPIHD - Investec Warrants - Amendment to the interim dividend announcement
12/04/201209:34ACL167 - Absa Bank Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
12/04/201209:15SCIB - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - Issue of stock warrants
12/04/201209:00 Pan African Resources PLC - Pan African strengthens board with appointment
12/04/201208:40 Kaydav Group Limited - Financial effects relating to the acquisition of a
12/04/201208:00 Blackstar Group SE - Full Year results for the year ended
12/04/201207:10 British American Tobacco p.l.c - Transaction in own shares

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