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 The Sharenet Daily 
Wednesday, 16 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
South Africa's rand plumbed five month lows against the dollar on heightened global risk aversion on Wednesday before staging a recovery in late afternoon trade.  Full story

South African stocks rose for the first day in three sessions on Wednesday, gaining 1 percent as luxury goods maker Richemont surged after beating expectations with its full-year profit.  Full story
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said on Wednesday that countries trying to "sow chaos" in Syria could be infected with it themselves, an apparent warning to Arab Gulf nations that back the insurgency aimed at forcing him from power.  Full story
Bosnian Serb general Ratko Mladic taunted Srebrenica survivors on Wednesday at the start of his trial for genocide, running his hand across his throat in a gesture of defiance to relatives of the worst massacre in Europe since World War Two.  Full story
The government of France's new President Francois Hollande is likely to be dominated by moderate social democrats after party leader Martine Aubry, overlooked for the prime minister's role, said on Wednesday she would not be in the cabinet.  Full story
U.S. stocks fell in a volatile session on Wednesday as news that the European Central Bank had stopped providing liquidity to some Greek. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks gained on Wednesday on encouraging U.S. housing and industrial production data but the euro faltered and government debt pared losses as uncertainty. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks rose in a volatile session on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 index on course to snap a three-day losing streak despite. . .  Full story
Banks dragged Europe's top shares lower in choppy trade on Wednesday as investors worried over the stability of the euro zone lacked confidence. . .  Full story

Britain's benchmark FTSE 100 index fell to its lowest closing level in more than four months on Wednesday, as new fears about. . .  Full story
Gold recovered from a 2012 low on Wednesday, edging back to parity, as U.S. stocks inched higher after speculation that Germany and France. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday with traders citing comments from German Chancellor Angela Merkel about keeping Greece in the euro zone as encouraging. . .  Full story
U.S. stock index futures rose on Wednesday after hitting three-month lows overnight as traders said comments from German Chancellor Angela Merkel about keeping Greece. . .  Full story
SA Business
South African scientists are developing a new way of making powdered titanium potentially halving the cost of producing the metal used. . .  Full story
British airline Virgin Atlantic plans to withdraw flights between Nairobi and London by September due to low passenger numbers, high fuel. . .  Full story
Rising social pressures are increasingly throwing South African policymakers off track, undermining the predictability of economic decision-making and threatening the country's. . .  Full story
Tanzania's gold production rose to 40.4 tonnes in 2011 from 35.6 tonnes a year ago after mining companies invested in higher. . .  Full story

The creation of a liquidity pool which South African banks can tap to meet the global industry's new Basel III regulatory. . .  Full story
Growth in South Africa's retail sales was steady 6.8 percent on a year-on-year basis at constant prices in March with a. . .  Full story
Tencent Holdings, China's largest Internet company by revenue, said its first-quarter net profit rose 2.8 percent to 2.95 billion yuan ($467 million), helped by. . .  Full story
Swiss group Richemont, the world's second-largest luxury goods group, beat expectations with a 43 percent rise in full-year profit, driven by. . .  Full story

South Africa's rand extended losses to a fresh 2012 low against the dollar on Wednesday as political unease in the euro zone weighed on emerging markets, while government bonds, which had. . .  Full story
Richemont, the world's second-largest luxury goods group, said on Wednesday it was cautiously optimistic for the future despite the unstable economic environment as it posted forecast-beating results, driven by strong Asian demand.. . .  Full story
India's central bank accepts that it is fighting a losing battle in trying to stem a fall in the rupee, a slide that has mirrored the slump in the once high-flying emerging market.. . .  Full story
Company News
Shareholders were referred to the debt restructure plan as announced on SENS, and dated 27 March 2012. Shareholders are hereby informed. . .  Full story
Further to the cautionary announcements issued by the company, the latest of which was dated 26 April 2012, shareholders are advised. . .  Full story
The following trading statement is issued for the year to 31 March 2012. Tongaat's revenue increased by 24.8% to R12.081 billion. . .  Full story
According to Business Day, no credible foreign buyer of Nedbank has emerged more than year after HSBC ended its attempt to. . .  Full story

Further to the trading update issued on 27 February 2012 shareholders are advised that the company now expects that, for the financial year ended 31 March 2012 the headline earnings per share ("HEPS") and earnings per share ("EPS") will be as. . .  Full story
Shareholders are advised that the group's earnings per share for the year ended 31 March 2012 are expected to be between 945 cents and 960 cents (based on a weighted average of 66.342 million ordinary shares in issue), an increase of. . .  Full story
Company Results
Contract revenue increased by 16% to R8 billion (R6.9 billion). EBITDA declined by 7% to R554.8 million (R598.2 million) and operating. . .  Full story
Revenue for the interim period rose by 11% to R911.9 million (2011: R820.7 million). Results from operating activities grew slightly by. . .  Full story
Revenue increased to R593.9 million (R546.5 million). Net attributable profit was lower at R12.6 million (R16.7 million). However, headline earnings per. . .  Full story
Revenue increased to CAD33.4 million (CAD26.3 million). Loss from operating activities widened to CAD7.7 million (CAD0.4 million). Net attributable loss for. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0033794.72308.640.92%
JSE Top 4017:0029854.40306.331.04%
JSE Gold17:002222.71.480.02%
JSE Financial17:0025163.08155.290.62%
JSE Industrial17:0038676.31615.411.62%
JSE Indust 2517:0032696.22597.451.86%
JSE Resource17:0047633.3550.250.11%
DJ Futures19:5612610.00-9.00-0.07%
DJ Ind19:4512635.373.370.03%
SP 50020:001328.90-1.76-0.13%
FTSE 10017:355405.25-32.37-0.60%
All Ords08:414214.70-101.60-2.35%
NZSE 5007:463514.51-20.41-0.58%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold/R kg20:00409480-5164-1.25%
Brent Crude19:56110.58-1.32-1.18%
Rand / Dollar19:598.2964-0.0054-0.07%
Rand / Pound19:5513.1878-0.0613-0.46%
Rand / Euro19:5510.5607-0.0141-0.13%
Rand / NZD19:586.3497-0.0378-0.59%
Rand / AUD19:558.2355-0.0135-0.16%
Yen / Dollar19:5980.31000.11100.14%
Euro / Dollar19:550.78570.00070.09%
Dollar / Euro19:581.2723-0.0009-0.07%
Pound / Dollar19:550.62770.00290.46%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 ATLATSA  2703012.50.%10000
2 RICHEMONT  50623487.38.%40568097
3 COMAIR  14596.62.%500
4 ASSORE  2699911994.65.%517869
5 VPIF  810354.52.%716
6 NETCARE  1450584.17.%8319923
7 TONGAAT  118304503.95.%453418
8 TRUSTCO  11043.77.%58500
9 DISTELL  83003003.75.%14747
10 ZURICHSA  220007003.29.%1879
11 MRPRICE  104623323.28.%1669571
12 TRUWTHS  83002453.04.%1269457
13 JDGROUP  46971373.00.%394143
14 TFG  125003502.88.%1105083
15 WOOLIES  49681312.71.%4000040
16 BIDVEST  183014662.61.%1075289
17 AVENG  3741902.47.%2517722
18 ARROW-A  630152.44.%168283
19 TIGBRANDS  277506002.21.%575255
20 CROOKES  48001002.13.%1775

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 FORBES  1100-500-31.25.%5000
2 GBGOLD  434-76-14.90.%23324
3 BAUBA  150-20-11.76.%2400
4 GOLDONE  367-33-8.25.%82939
5 BRIMSTON  862-63-6.81.%223480
6 VALUE  510-35-6.42.%11672
7 COAL  544-35-6.04.%539886
8 AQUARIUS  1157-63-5.16.%212416
9 JUBILEE  141-7-4.73.%100904
10 ARB  378-17-4.30.%54794
11 NORTHAM  2926-119-3.91.%1166145
12 EHSV  2600-95-3.53.%1316
13 ILIAD  555-20-3.48.%31250
14 HOLDSPORT  4400-150-3.30.%2575
15 TSOGO-SUN  1780-60-3.26.%26294
16 ESORFRANK  155-5-3.13.%102900
17 GROUP-5  2570-80-3.02.%568197
18 DRDGOLD  488-15-2.98.%935941
19 EASTPLATS  240-7-2.83.%93724
20 AMA  326-9-2.69.%202914

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 RICHEMONT  506251543487.38.%40568097
2 ASSORE  269992770311994.65.%517869
3 VPIF  810810354.52.%716
4 BATS  4076641582-439-1.07.%390219

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 GBGOLD  434434-76-14.90.%23324
2 BAUBA  150149-20-11.76.%2400
3 GOLDONE  367340-33-8.25.%82939
4 COAL  544510-35-6.04.%539886
5 AQUARIUS  11571150-63-5.16.%212416
6 EASTPLATS  240224-7-2.83.%93724
7 LONMIN  1072210290-128-1.18.%1962025
8 IMPLATS  1402313321330.24.%1462983
9 ANGGOLD  26300252502460.94.%1589701

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4029,854.40306.331.04%
Mid Cap48,254.57249.450.52%
Small Cap35,586.12-141.25-0.40%
Resource 2047,633.3550.250.11%
Industrial 2532,696.22597.451.86%
Financial 159,508.0180.930.86%
Financial & Ind. 3036,159.46566.381.59%
All Share33,794.72308.640.92%
Oil & Gas 27,356.35-34.81-0.13%
Mining 30,514.4737.480.12%
Gold Mining2,222.71.480.02%
Platinum Mining53.28-.01-0.02%
GENERAL MINING7,850.9011.250.14%
Oil & Gas Producers 14,709.01-18.71-0.13%
Basic Materials 26,187.3161.230.23%
Chemicals 14,850.521.100.01%
Forestry & Paper 13,685.48245.251.82%
Industrial Metals 29,667.92393.451.34%
Industrials 32,666.62278.610.86%
General Industrials 89.67.891.00%
Consumer Goods 33,987.70681.942.05%
Automobiles & Parts 5,638.50.000.00%
Household Goods182.1321.17%
Health Care 42,999.43404.710.95%
Beverages 111.99-.27-0.24%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 61,399.56826.011.36%
Personal Goods 505.5734.757.38%
Consumer Services 66,713.921193.781.82%
General Retailers 55,237.341341.722.49%
Travel & Leisure 3,800.3136.340.97%
Media 101.301.451.45%
Support Services 2,400.66-8.39-0.35%
Telecommunications 67,965.81835.331.24%
Financials 25,163.08155.290.62%
Banks 48,724.20540.641.12%
Non-life Insurance 42,647.61.000.00%
Life Insurance 19,747.59155.750.79%
General Financial 2,268.12-4.88-0.21%
Technology 28,859.6678.230.27%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,990.13361.22%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,110.14341.12%
COAL MINING25,109.813001.21%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,379.64-34-0.63%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,212.54-3-0.21%
RESOURCE 26,266.84220.08%
DIVIDEND PLUS193.9010.47%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 407,018.07610.87%
Capped Top 4015,775.241681.08%
Capped All Share17,097.871570.93%
JSE TABACO 5,209.18-56-1.07%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
17 May 2012ANSYSFebruary 2012 (Final)
17 May 2012DELRANDMarch 2012 (Q)
17 May 2012DIPULA AMarch 2012 (Interim)
17 May 2012DIPULA BMarch 2012 (Interim)
17 May 2012GFIELDSMarch 2012 (Q)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
MAZOR12-05-1512-06-0112-06-11R 0.0160
CORONAT12-05-1512-06-0112-06-11R 0.9500
STEFSTOCK12-05-1512-06-2912-07-09R 0.1200
CAR12-05-1512-06-0812-06-18R 0.0800
NETCARE12-05-1412-07-1312-07-23R 0.2200
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
OCTODEC12-04-1912-05-1112-05-21R 0.7120
PREMIUM12-04-1912-05-1112-05-21R 0.6000
REBOSIS12-04-2512-05-1112-05-21R 0.4300
DCENTRIX12-04-1712-05-1112-05-21R 0.1953
PBT12-04-2512-05-1112-05-21R 0.0345

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
GDOGold One International Ltd.16/05/2012Unconfirmed
BRNBrimstone Investment Corporation Ltd.16/05/2012Confirmed
BRTBrimstone Investment Corporation Ltd.16/05/2012Confirmed
RESResilient Property Income Fund Ltd.16/05/2012Confirmed
SBVSabvest Ltd.17/05/2012Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
16/05/201217:28 Austro Group Limited - Trading Statement
16/05/201217:12CLN271 - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - New Financial Instrument
16/05/201217:10BIIND - iNdwa Investments Limited - Listing of Tap Issue
16/05/201217:09BIIVU - iVuzi Investments Limited - Listing of New Financial Instrument
16/05/201216:57 Indequity Group Limited - Correction to the Indequity Group Limited
16/05/201216:54 Resilient Property Income Fund Limited - Results of Annual General Meeting
16/05/201216:40 Protech Khuthele Holdings Limited - Trading statement
16/05/201216:34 Trinity Asset Management (Pty) Limited/M Cubed Holdings Limited - Joint
16/05/201216:31 Village Main Reef Limited - Dealing in securities by a director of village
16/05/201216:30 Steinhoff International Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by a
16/05/201216:30 Anglo American plc - Treasury Shares - Transfers
16/05/201216:20BIIIPL - iNguza Investments (Proprietary) Limited - Full Capital Redemption
16/05/201216:18BIIVU - iVuzi Investments Limited - Full Capital Redemption
16/05/201216:17BIIIPL - iNguza Investments (Proprietary) Limited - Full Capital Redemption
16/05/201216:16 Erbacon Investment Holdings Limited - Changes to the board and update on
16/05/201215:55ANGNII - Nedbank Limited - Dividend distribution announcement in relation
16/05/201215:40 Santova Limited - Audited abridged group results for the year ended 29
16/05/201215:16 Metair Investments Limited - Dealing in securities by a director of a
16/05/201215:05 Africa Cellular Towers Limited - Shareholders` update regarding the
16/05/201215:05 Mr Price Group Limited - New appointment of a director to the board
16/05/201215:05SFN/SFNP - Sasfin Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by a director
16/05/201214:30 Blackstar Group SE - Delayed Notification of Major Interest in Shares
16/05/201213:53 Tongaat Hulett Limited - Trading statement for the year ended 31 March
16/05/201213:33 Value Group Limited - Reviewed financial results for the year ended 29
16/05/201213:30 ArcelorMittal South Africa Limited - Results of Annual General Meeting
16/05/201213:00DIA/DIB - Dipula Income Fund - Unaudited condensed consolidated interim
16/05/201212:30BIABL - African Bank Limited - Interest Rate Reset announcement
16/05/201210:53 Control Instruments Group Limited - Results of Annual General Meeting
16/05/201209:47TOPDWV - Deutsche Bank AG - Issue of new Index Equity WAVEs
16/05/201208:33 Crookes Brothers Limited - Updated trading statement
16/05/201208:27 Omnia Holdings Limited - Trading Statement
16/05/201208:00 Datatec Limited - Audited Results for the Financial Year ended 29
16/05/201208:00 FERRUM CRESCENT LIMITED - Completion Of JORC Compliant Moonlight Iron Ore
16/05/201207:38 Anglogold Ashanti Limited: Results Of Annual General Meeting
16/05/201207:32 Compagnie Financiere Richemont SA Depositary Receipts - Richemont
16/05/201207:31 Compagnie Financiere Richemont SA Depositary Receipts - Richemont, the
16/05/201207:30 Compagnie Financiere Richemont SA Depositary Receipts - Richemont
16/05/201207:11SYN920 - Synthesis Funding Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
16/05/201207:10 British American Tobacco p.l.c.- Transaction in own shares
16/05/201207:10SYN919 - Synthesis Funding Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
16/05/201207:06 Ansys Limited - Reviewed provisional annual results for the year ended 29
16/05/201207:05 Indequity Group Limited - Indequity Group Limited interim results March
16/05/201207:05MAQ015 - Macquarie Securities South Africa (Pty) Limited - New Financial

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