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 The Sharenet Daily 
Tuesday, 08 May 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
A June loading cargo of South African thermal coal traded on Tuesday at $96.70 a tonne FOB, the lowest level since October 2010, traders said.  Full story

The rand dropped to a session low against the dollar in late afternoon trade on Tuesday, mimicking moves by the weaker euro and after soft local economic data.  Full story
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich on Tuesday cancelled a regional summit rather than host a partly-boycotted meeting and face a lecture over his treatment of imprisoned opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko.  Full story
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called off plans on Tuesday for early elections and formed a unity government in a surprise move that could give him a freer hand to confront Iran's nuclear ambitions.  Full story
Greece sank even deeper into crisis on Tuesday when a centrist conservative party said leftist candidate for prime minister Alexis Tsipras would drive the country out of the euro with his proposal to reject an international bailout.  Full story
Wall Street tumbled to its lowest level in two months on Tuesday as new questions emerged over Europe's ability to fend off a. . .  Full story
The euro, oil and stocks fell on T uesday as Greece's political crisis intensified after a call to form a new government renounced. . .  Full story
European shares sank to a four-month closing low on Tuesday after a choppy day's trade, weighed down by new doubts about Greece's. . .  Full story
A slump in heavyweight mining stocks drove Britain's benchmark share index down to its lowest level since the start of 2012, after Greece's. . .  Full story

Gold fell more than 2 percent toward this year's lows on Tuesday, briefly breaking below $1,600 an ounce as questions over whether Greece. . .  Full story
European shares extended falls on Tuesday afternoon, hitting session lows in nervous choppy trade, on mounting concern about the euro zone debt. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks opened lower on Tuesday as Greece struggled to form a new government, worrying markets that a new phase of the region's. . .  Full story
A slump in heavyweight mining stocks dragged down Britain's benchmark share index on Tuesday, as fresh political uncertainty in the euro zone brought. . .  Full story
SA Business
South Africa's official jobless rate quickened to 25.2 percent of the labour force in the first quarter of 2012 from 23.9. . .  Full story
South Africa's rand weakened against the dollar on Tuesday as data showed foreign exchange reserves fell in April and continued worries. . .  Full story
South Africa's net gold and foreign exchange reserves stood at $48.823 billion at the end of April from $48.912 billion in. . .  Full story
South Africa's Central Bank Governor Gill Marcus said on Monday there was little room to cut interest rates and that the. . .  Full story

South Africa's rand hit its worst level in three-weeks on Tuesday, declining with investors' appetite to take up risk while Europe. . .  Full story
South African stocks lost ground for a fourth straight session on Tuesday, falling more than 1 percent, with platinum miners such. . .  Full story
Growth of solar power capacity in Italy, the world's second-biggest market, is expected to slow to 1,500-2,500 megawatts in 2012 after a 9,300 MW. . .  Full story
Kudumane Manganese Resources (KMR) plans to start production towards the end of 2012 of 1 million tonnes of manganese per year. . .  Full story

Lugano-based steel trader Trasteel is buying a large stake in Levmet, the steel trading firm set up last year in Monaco by Ashley. . .  Full story
South Africa produced 2 million tonnes of wheat during the 2011 season, up from 1.43 million tonnes in 2010, the country's. . .  Full story
KT Corp has cut its offer for a 20 percent post-issue stake in South Africa's operator Telkom by nearly a third,. . .  Full story
In Brazil, groups of armed agents fly around the country by helicopter, pounding on doors and instilling fear in the hearts of those. . .  Full story
Company News
Sentula shareholders ("shareholders") are referred to the announcement released on SENS on Friday, 2 March 2012 and published in the press on Monday, 5 March 2012, which set out the full. . .  Full story
Unitholders were referred to the cautionary announcements released on the SENS on 25 April 2012 by SA Corp and Capital Property Fund ("CPL") as well as the subsequent voluntary announcement by. . .  Full story
Further to the terms announcement released on SENS on 5 April 2012 relating to the disposal of the pump business, and using the terms defined therein unless otherwise stated, shareholders are. . .  Full story
Company Results
Revenue for the interim period increased to R34.9 million (2011: R28.7 million), while profit attributable to equity holders of the parent fell to R1.9 million (2011: R5.6 million). Furthermore, headline earnings. . .  Full story
Revenue increased by 3% to R23.6 billion (R22.8 billion). EBITDA declined by 7% to R1.9 billion (R2.1 billion). Results from operating activities decreased to R484 million (R1.2 billion). Net attributable profit. . .  Full story
Revenues 95.9 101.9. Operating earnings 37.7 37.5. Net earnings 4.5 14.0.. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0033547.77-408.31-1.20%
JSE Top 4017:0029499.49-398.68-1.33%
JSE Gold17:002201.38-17.30-0.78%
JSE Financial17:0025123.05-192.19-0.76%
JSE Industrial17:0038098.59-451.31-1.17%
JSE Indust 2517:0031991.12-421.34-1.30%
JSE Resource17:0047659.71-736.65-1.52%
DJ Futures19:5012813.00-152.00-1.17%
DJ Ind19:4512852.58-155.95-1.20%
SP 50020:001353.49-16.09-1.17%
FTSE 10017:355554.55-100.51-1.78%
All Ords08:424375.9014.300.33%
NZSE 5007:463552.0611.930.34%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold/R kg20:00407202-5139-1.25%
Brent Crude19:56111.96.580.52%
Rand / Dollar19:587.89730.09521.22%
Rand / Pound19:5512.73290.12540.99%
Rand / Euro19:5510.29040.09950.98%
Rand / NZD19:576.22710.01970.32%
Rand / AUD19:557.99980.03150.40%
Yen / Dollar19:5879.7770-0.1280-0.16%
Euro / Dollar19:550.76730.00170.22%
Dollar / Euro19:581.3029-0.0029-0.22%
Pound / Dollar19:550.61850.00130.21%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 RANGOLD  2603013.04.%780
2 VUNANI  2402310.60.%10825
3 KELLY  325258.33.%1500
4 EHSV  27451606.19.%11000
5 ESORFRANK  16095.96.%142866
6 WESIZWE  10444.00.%464100
7 CITYLDG  81002503.18.%51114
8 ILLOVO  2700793.01.%300111
9 AFRO-C  31292.97.%125690
10 GBGOLD  547152.82.%222035
11 KAP  34092.72.%98371
12 PREMIUM  1520402.70.%349
13 S-OCEAN  20052.56.%330
14 VALUE  540101.89.%1855
15 HCI  84541531.84.%40370
16 TONGAAT  115001991.76.%740269
17 AFROX  1950301.56.%79475
18 ARROW-B  52581.55.%223286
19 TELKOM  2365341.46.%909936
20 INVPROP  1185171.46.%23796

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 LONAFRIC  140-20-12.50.%127487
2 ADAPTIT  105-11-9.48.%9700
3 COAL  605-53-8.05.%295965
4 AQUARIUS  1457-118-7.49.%222065
5 URONE  2070-152-6.84.%29286
6 BRIMSTON  1031-69-6.27.%1000
7 RAUBEX  1380-90-6.12.%106230
8 ANGLOPLAT  47787-2213-4.43.%333185
9 EXXARO  19511-889-4.36.%1122139
10 WINHOLD  113-5-4.24.%44619
11 NORTHAM  3100-130-4.02.%2601412
12 JASCO  121-5-3.97.%6200
13 AMA  327-13-3.82.%43436
14 NASPERSN  45000-1752-3.75.%1434019
15 BEE-SASOL  26005-995-3.69.%252
16 DRDGOLD  530-18-3.28.%726606
17 RAINBOW  1450-49-3.27.%8847
18 LONMIN  12200-410-3.25.%869035
19 GOLDONE  397-13-3.17.%17734
20 AMECOR  218-7-3.11.%14497

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 AFRO-C  31249992.97.%125690
2 ANNUITY  52552550.96.%105050
3 IMPERIAL  1720017632-200-1.15.%968157

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 LONAFRIC  140128-20-12.50.%127487
2 AQUARIUS  14571450-118-7.49.%222065
3 IMPLATS  1411314017-317-2.20.%1352439
4 ANOORAQ  2352200.28675

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4029,499.49-398.68-1.33%
Mid Cap48,972.34-305.78-0.62%
Small Cap36,048.85-148.53-0.41%
Resource 2047,659.71-736.65-1.52%
Industrial 2531,991.12-421.34-1.30%
Financial 159,465.11-84.87-0.89%
Financial & Ind. 3035,520.31-439.51-1.22%
All Share33,547.77-408.31-1.20%
Oil & Gas 26,486.10-319.34-1.19%
Mining 30,707.16-498.10-1.60%
Gold Mining2,201.38-17.30-0.78%
Platinum Mining53.81-1.61-2.91%
GENERAL MINING7,918.06-119.19-1.48%
Oil & Gas Producers 14,241.08-171.71-1.19%
Basic Materials 26,301.35-431.16-1.61%
Chemicals 14,877.54-56.36-0.38%
Forestry & Paper 13,587.67-155.84-1.13%
Industrial Metals 28,946.31-794.16-2.67%
Industrials 33,318.33-465.00-1.38%
General Industrials 90.24-1.64-1.78%
Consumer Goods 32,925.12-227.98-0.69%
Automobiles & Parts 5,932.88-144.93-2.38%
Household Goods185.35-2-0.95%
Health Care 42,643.24-247.56-0.58%
Beverages 109.08-.13-0.12%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 62,006.47-260.04-0.42%
Personal Goods 471.42-7.39-1.54%
Consumer Services 65,967.56-1388.49-2.06%
General Retailers 55,197.88-777.38-1.39%
Travel & Leisure 3,745.8423.700.64%
Media 98.65-3.79-3.70%
Support Services 2,395.06-28.97-1.20%
Telecommunications 67,221.49-592.53-0.87%
Financials 25,123.05-192.19-0.76%
Banks 48,881.26-380.14-0.77%
Non-life Insurance 42,749.70-408.35-0.95%
Life Insurance 19,228.41-246.13-1.26%
General Financial 2,324.49-33.25-1.41%
Technology 28,607.27-81.78-0.29%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,958.29-43-1.44%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,089.77-42-1.34%
COAL MINING26,030.89-1103-4.07%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,403.01-19-0.35%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,219.01-55-4.32%
RESOURCE 26,279.18-410-1.54%
DIVIDEND PLUS197.06-2-0.99%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 406,967.08-86-1.21%
Capped Top 4015,573.12-210-1.33%
Capped All Share16,970.72-206-1.20%
JSE TABACO 5,102.35-47-0.92%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
09 May 2012EASTPLATSMarch 2012 (Q)
09 May 2012EHSVMarch 2012 (Q)
09 May 2012HARMONYMarch 2012 (Q)
09 May 2012HARMONY-PMarch 2012 (Q)
09 May 2012SAPPIMarch 2012 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
ALTRON12-05-0712-06-2212-07-02R 0.9200
ALTRON PP12-05-0712-06-2212-07-02R 0.9200
REDEFINE12-05-0312-05-1812-05-28R 0.3150
REDEFINTL12-04-3012-05-1812-05-28R 0.0209
HOSP-A12-04-3012-05-1812-05-28R 0.6334
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
ASSORE12-04-1612-05-0412-05-21R 2.5000
CIPLAMED12-03-1512-05-0412-05-14R 0.0750
CBH12-02-2112-05-0412-05-14R 0.0598
DIGICORE12-02-2112-05-0412-05-14R 0.0300

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
DTADelta EMD Ltd.09/05/2012Confirmed
ANGAAngloGold Ashanti Ltd.10/05/2012Confirmed
ANGEAngloGold Ashanti Ltd.10/05/2012Confirmed
ANGBAngloGold Ashanti Ltd.10/05/2012Confirmed
ANGAngloGold Ashanti Ltd.10/05/2012Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
08/05/201217:42SNU - Sentula Mining Limited - Announcement relating to the Broad-Based Black
08/05/201217:29 Lonrho - TR-1: Notification of Major Interest in Shares
08/05/201217:08 Delrand Resources Limited - Management`s discussion and analysis of
08/05/201216:56 Exxaro - Trading of Exxaro Ordinary Shares on behalf of the Exxaro
08/05/201216:37 Merafe Resources Limited - Directors Share Dealings
08/05/201216:29 IFA Hotels & Resorts - Results of Annual General Meeting
08/05/201216:17 Cargo Carriers Limited - Cautionary announcement
08/05/201216:14 Shoprite - Dealing in Securities by a Non-Executive Director
08/05/201216:04 Assore - Resignation of an Independent non-executive director
08/05/201216:00 British American Tobacco p.l.c. - Notification of transactions of
08/05/201215:52 Sentula Mining Limited - Announcement relating to the Broad-Based Black
08/05/201215:40MND/MNP - Mondi Limited/ Mondi plc - Employee Share Plans
08/05/201214:33BIIND - iNdwa Investments Limited - Listing of Tap Issue
08/05/201214:32BIIVU - iVuzi Investments Limited - Listing of New Financial Instrument
08/05/201214:15STXRAF - Satrix Rafi 40 Portfolio - Distribution Announcement - Salient Dates -
08/05/201213:24 Merafe Resources Limited - Dealings in securities by Executive
08/05/201213:00 SABMiller plc - Millercoors Delivers 16.6% underlying net income growth
08/05/201212:36 Anglo American plc - Treasury shares - transfers
08/05/201212:32BIABL - African Bank Limited - Interest Rate Reset announcement
08/05/201212:00CLR/CLRP - Clover Industries Limited - The introduction of dividend withholding
08/05/201211:41 SA Corporate Real Estate Fund - Update to cautionary announcement
08/05/201211:38 Investec Property Fund Limited - Notice in terms of Section 122
08/05/201211:33 Distell Group Limited - Dealings in securities by company secretary
08/05/201211:32PREFEX - Prefex Co Limited - Distribution announcement - salient dates
08/05/201211:30BITRA - Transnet SOC Limited - Change of Company Registration Number
08/05/201211:26 Hyprop Investments Limited - Results of Hyprop General Meeting
08/05/201211:21 Hudaco Industries Limited - Director`s dealing in securities
08/05/201210:10 Basil Read Holdings Limited - No change statement and details of the
08/05/201209:50 Bowler Metcalf Limited - Director`s dealing in securities
08/05/201209:30 Capricorn Investment Holdings Limited - Mandatory Offer Dates
08/05/201209:27 Chrometco Limited - Trading Statement
08/05/201209:13 City Lodge Hotels Limited - Director`s dealings in securities
08/05/201209:00 Kibo Mining Plc - Detailed Cautionary Announcement
08/05/201208:44 Tawana Resources NL - Mofe Creek Iron Project Strike Extensions Secured
08/05/201207:55 Hulamin Limited - Results of Annual General Meeting
08/05/201207:46 Exxaro Resources Limited - Trading of Exxaro ordinary shares on behalf of
08/05/201207:41 Massmart Holdings Limited - Change in Executive Director`s Role and
08/05/201207:38 Uranium One Inc - Uranium One Announces 18% Increase in Q1 2012 Production
08/05/201207:15ATN/ATNP - Allied Electronics Corporation Limited - Summarised audited
08/05/201207:05 Telkom SA Limited - Announcement regarding the potential strategic
08/05/201207:05 PSV Holdings Limited - Update to the disposal of The Pump Business
08/05/201207:05 Massmart Holdings Limited - Sales update for the 44 weeks to 29 April
08/05/201207:05 Gold One International Limited - Gold One presentation

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