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 The Sharenet Daily 
Thursday, 17 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 held clear of its 2012 low on Thursday, supported by a higher gold price, while government bonds latched on to slightly better global sentiment to close firmer.  Full story

South African stocks slid nearly 1 percent on Thursday, as investment bank and asset manager Investec was hit after reporting a 26 percent drop in full-year earnings.  Full story
The head of Syria's top opposition body said on Thursday he was ready to step down for the sake of unity among dissidents -exiled and in Syria - whose divisions have kept them from their goal of recognition as successors to President Bashar al-Assad.  Full story
Greece's surging leftist leader predicted on Thursday his party would sweep next month's election and refused to stop demanding an end to "barbaric" austerity policies he said were bankrupting the nation.  Full story
Hong Kong shares were set to start higher on Thursday, led by China Mobile Ltd, but the tone will remain fragile after the market's worst day in six months in the previous session pushed it further into technically oversold territory.  Full story
Gold rallied more than 2.6 percent o n Thursday, its largest one-day gain since late January, as technical buy signals and new signs. . .  Full story
The euro and world stocks declined on Thursday on concerns about the health of Spain's banks and the prospect of Greece leaving the. . .  Full story
European shares hit multi-month troughs and a key banking index its lowest mark ever on Thursday, falling for a fourth straight session as. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, with the S&P on track for a fifth straight day of declines as weak economic data spooked investors. . .  Full story

U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, with the S&P 500 down 1 percent and on track for a fifth straight day of declines as. . .  Full story
Britain's top share index closed below 5,400 for the first time this year on Thursday, extending its falls to a fourth straight session. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, with the Nasdaq down 1 percent and the S&P on track for a fifth straight day of declines. . .  Full story
European shares were heading for their steepest weekly loss since November after falling for a fourth straight session on Thursday, as the spectre. . .  Full story
SA Business
South African state power utility Eskom said on Thursday electricity supply would be extremely tight over the next month as temperatures drop with the onset of the southern hemisphere winter.. . .  Full story
Tanzania's mobile phone subscribers rose 22 percent to 25.6 million last year, helped by lower tariffs, senior telecommunications officials said on Thursday.. . .  Full story
Miner Anglo American has made a priority of its struggling platinum business, admitting earlier this year that the world's largest primary producer is underperforming in the face of soaring costs, imposed. . .  Full story

As African governments seek to extract more revenue from their mining sectors, the continent's biggest economy has given gold producers a much-needed tax break. . .  Full story
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South Africa's rand pulled away on Thursday from the previous day's five month lows against the dollar, which had left it. . .  Full story
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Company News
MICROmega's subsidiary company NOSA (Pty) Ltd. ("NOSA") has secured an additional tender for the provision of a "Working at Heights" solution from Transnet Rail Engineering ("Transnet").. . .  Full story
As a courtesy, PPC informed stakeholders that there will be a webcast of its 2012 interim results presentation at 10h00 on 17 May 2012. Stakeholders can access the webcast and/or download the presentation from www.ppc.co.za or www.corpcam.com/streamregister.asp?regid=781 at 10h00.. . .  Full story
Company Results
Total revenue increased to R17.2 million (R15.7 million). Net attributable profit rose to R1.8 million (R1.7 million). In addition, headline earnings. . .  Full story
Revenue increased to R102.1 million (R97.9 million). Gross profit rose surged by almost 50% to R46.4 million (R31.9 million). EBITDA soared. . .  Full story
Sales. . .  Full story
Revenue increased to USD5 billion (USD4.3 billion). Gross profit rose to USD704.6 million (USD597.6 million) and operating profit improved to USD150.6. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0033538.92-255.80-0.76%
JSE Top 4017:0029580.86-273.54-0.92%
JSE Gold17:002271.3948.682.19%
JSE Financial17:0025027.63-135.45-0.54%
JSE Industrial17:0038457.64-218.67-0.57%
JSE Indust 2517:0032474.63-221.59-0.68%
JSE Resource17:0047016.74-616.61-1.29%
DJ Futures18:4212500.00-76.00-0.60%
DJ Ind19:4512524.19-74.36-0.59%
SP 50020:001315.33-9.47-0.71%
FTSE 10017:355338.38-66.87-1.24%
All Ords09:014208.50-6.20-0.15%
NZSE 5007:463521.517.000.20%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold/R kg20:0041976956531.37%
Brent Crude19:56108.55-.69-0.63%
Rand / Dollar19:598.3000-0.0190-0.23%
Rand / Pound19:5513.0941-0.1158-0.88%
Rand / Euro19:5510.5569-0.0239-0.23%
Rand / NZD19:586.36820.00860.14%
Rand / AUD19:558.25500.00200.02%
Yen / Dollar19:5979.3500-0.9720-1.21%
Euro / Dollar19:550.7859-0.0002-0.03%
Dollar / Euro19:581.27210.00050.04%
Pound / Dollar19:550.63200.00380.60%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 SABVEST-N  12001009.09.%2100
2 VALUE  550407.84.%143065
3 EHSV  28002007.69.%75
4 CALGRO  420205.00.%13486
5 LITHA  390184.84.%109592
6 DRDGOLD  510224.51.%1466263
7 EASTPLATS  250104.17.%82202
8 ONELOGIX  17463.57.%37000
9 VILLAGE  15753.29.%931438
10 CADIZ  19963.11.%53000
11 LEWIS  75142142.93.%252030
12 SABLE  1800502.86.%1830
13 BLUETEL  635162.58.%326810
14 PERGRIN  1169292.54.%56161
15 HARMONY  75691862.52.%1918425
16 HUDACO  107002502.39.%13500
17 RAUBEX  1310302.34.%1075187
18 ELLIES   39492.34.%137209
19 ANGGOLD  269006002.28.%2729847
20 GFIELDS  100681881.90.%3115019

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 ATLATSA  230-40-14.81.%7292
2 VUNANI  212-28-11.67.%1000
3 MAZOR  157-13-7.65.%10000
4 COMAIR  135-10-6.90.%1200
5 MMG  350-25-6.67.%4700
6 RANGOLD  230-13-5.35.%3370
7 GBGOLD  411-23-5.30.%21220
8 HOWDEN  2000-100-4.76.%41401
9 COAL  519-25-4.60.%238040
10 JASCO  125-6-4.58.%168900
11 VPIF  775-35-4.32.%25200
12 SENTULA  210-9-4.11.%998359
13 VERIMARK  120-5-4.00.%21577
14 PINNACLE  1477-58-3.78.%665122
15 FORBES  1060-40-3.64.%2000
16 TRUSTCO  106-4-3.64.%295050
17 OLDMUTUAL  1887-66-3.38.%25321649
18 EXXARO  18182-633-3.36.%863553
19 MIXTEL  179-6-3.24.%24400
20 TRNSHEX  310-10-3.13.%25893

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 SABVEST-N  120012001009.09.%2100
2 SABLE  18001801502.86.%1830
3 MARSHALL  65269971.09.%50000
4 REDEFINE  84684780.95.%2347820
5 TONGAAT  1190011990700.59.%411235

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 GBGOLD  411411-23-5.30.%21220
2 LONMIN  1043110150-291-2.71.%2075435
3 AQUARIUS  11351119-22-1.90.%551996
4 JUBILEE  1411370.355923

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4029,580.86-273.54-0.92%
Mid Cap48,246.95-7.62-0.02%
Small Cap35,625.1939.070.11%
Resource 2047,016.74-616.61-1.29%
Industrial 2532,474.63-221.59-0.68%
Financial 159,435.62-72.39-0.76%
Financial & Ind. 3035,889.48-269.98-0.75%
All Share33,538.92-255.80-0.76%
Oil & Gas 27,065.01-291.34-1.06%
Mining 30,144.87-369.60-1.21%
Gold Mining2,271.3948.682.19%
Platinum Mining53.62.340.64%
GENERAL MINING7,673.48-177.42-2.26%
Oil & Gas Producers 14,552.35-156.66-1.07%
Basic Materials 25,861.02-326.29-1.25%
Chemicals 14,800.41-50.11-0.34%
Forestry & Paper 13,526.81-158.67-1.16%
Industrial Metals 28,997.21-670.71-2.26%
Industrials 32,450.85-215.77-0.66%
General Industrials 88.73-.94-1.05%
Consumer Goods 33,883.54-104.16-0.31%
Automobiles & Parts 5,604.53-33.97-0.60%
Household Goods181.07-1-0.58%
Health Care 43,175.98176.550.41%
Beverages 111.79-.20-0.18%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 61,401.541.980.00%
Personal Goods 503.28-2.29-0.45%
Consumer Services 66,629.83-84.09-0.13%
General Retailers 54,651.83-585.51-1.06%
Travel & Leisure 3,799.74-.57-0.01%
Media 102.06.760.75%
Support Services 2,406.255.590.23%
Telecommunications 66,746.39-1219.42-1.79%
Financials 25,027.63-135.45-0.54%
Banks 48,738.3114.110.03%
Non-life Insurance 42,823.71176.100.41%
Life Insurance 19,355.95-391.64-1.98%
General Financial 2,244.62-23.50-1.04%
Technology 28,649.70-209.96-0.73%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,952.94-40-1.32%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,075.86-36-1.16%
COAL MINING24,355.65-754-3.00%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,363.47-16-0.30%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,209.68-3-0.24%
CAPPED PROPERTY 340.07-0.11%
RESOURCE 25,954.58-312-1.19%
DIVIDEND PLUS192.18-2-0.89%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 406,949.18-63-0.90%
Capped Top 4015,638.87-136-0.86%
Capped All Share16,969.97-128-0.75%
JSE TABACO 5,174.81-34-0.66%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
18 May 2012AUSTROFebruary 2012 (Interim)
18 May 2012ERBACONFebruary 2012 (Final)
18 May 2012ERBACONPFebruary 2012 (Final)
18 May 2012HOLDSPORTFebruary 2012 (Final)
18 May 2012INFRASORSFebruary 2012 (Final)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
DIPULA B12-05-1612-06-0112-06-11R 0.2774
DIPULA A12-05-1612-06-0112-06-11R 0.3969
DATATEC12-05-1612-07-0612-07-16R 0.0900
RICHEMONT12-05-1612-09-0712-09-21R 0.0550
MAZOR12-05-1512-06-0112-06-11R 0.0160
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
AFXAfrican Oxygen Ltd.17/05/2012Confirmed
SACSA Corporate Real Estate Fund17/05/2012Unconfirmed
WKFWorkforce Holdings Ltd.17/05/2012Confirmed
SVNSabvest Ltd.17/05/2012Confirmed
SBVSabvest Ltd.17/05/2012Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
17/05/201217:49CLN273 - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - New Financial Instrument
17/05/201217:49ACL171 - Absa Bank Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
17/05/201217:49CLN272 - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - New Financial Instrument
17/05/201217:37 IFA Hotels & Resorts Limited - Renewal of Cautionary Announcement
17/05/201217:23BEG/BEGP2 - Beige Holdings Limited - Extension of hearing date
17/05/201217:15 Capitec Bank Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by a director
17/05/201216:29 Resilient Property Income Fund Limited - Dealing in securities by an
17/05/201215:58 The Bidvest Group Limited - Directors` dealings in securities
17/05/201215:53 Shoprite Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by a Non-Executive
17/05/201215:30 Peregrine Holdings Limited - Further cautionary announcement
17/05/201214:52 Hosken Consolidated Investments Limited - Reviewed Abridged Consolidated
17/05/201214:30 Workforce Holdings Limited - Results of The Annual General Meeting
17/05/201214:25BIIND - iNdwa Investments Limited - Listing of Tap Issue
17/05/201214:22 Erbacon Investment Holdings Limited - Audited condensed provisional
17/05/201214:15INVS - Investec Bank Limited - Announcement to warrant holders of their new
17/05/201214:12 AVI Limited - Acquisition of Green Cross Manufacturers Proprietary
17/05/201214:05 1time holdings Limited - Renewal of cautionary announcement
17/05/201214:05 Eastern Platinum Limited - Eastplats update on reserve statement at
17/05/201213:56 Lonmin Plc - TR-1: Notification of Major Interest in shares
17/05/201213:53 Lonmin Plc - TR-1: Notification of Major Interest in shares
17/05/201213:02SER/ SRN - Seardel Investment Corporation Limited - Reviewed consolidated
17/05/201212:12 African Oxygen Limited - Results of Annual General Meeting
17/05/201211:55BITOY - Toyota Financial Services (South Africa) (Proprietary) Limited -
17/05/201211:48 Eqstra Holdings Limited - Dealings in securities by Directors of major
17/05/201211:10PREFEX - Prefex Co Limited - Listing of additional Prefex securities
17/05/201211:00 IFCA Technologies Limited - Renewal of cautionary announcement
17/05/201210:43VN - Sabvest Limited - Report on proceedings at Annual General Meeting
17/05/201210:32IHL03 - Humulani Marketing Proprietary Limited - New Financial Instrument
17/05/201210:24BRT/BRN - Brimstone Investment Corporation Limited - Results of Annual
17/05/201210:21 MICROmega Holdings Limited - MICROmega subsidiary awarded additional
17/05/201210:00PTXTEN - Proptrax Ten - Listing of additional Proptrax Ten securities
17/05/201209:39 AngloGold Ashanti Limited - Appointment of an independent non-
17/05/201209:36CLN270 - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - New Financial Instrument
17/05/201209:01 Distell Group Limited - Dealings in securities by company secretary
17/05/201209:00 Redefine Properties International Limited - Redefine International
17/05/201209:00 Pretoria Portland Cement Company Limited - Presentation of 2012
17/05/201208:43 Nutritional Holdings Limited - Updated Trading Statement
17/05/201208:02 Eastern Platinum Limited - Eastern Platinum Limited Annual General
17/05/201208:01INP/INL - Investec plc/Investec Limited - Unaudited combined consolidated
17/05/201208:00 SABMiller Plc - Altria Financial Disclosure
17/05/201208:00 Gold Fields Limited - Media release q1 ended 31 March 2012 Unaudited
17/05/201208:00INLP - Investec Bank Limited - Reviewed preliminary condensed consolidated
17/05/201207:31NET44 - Clindeb Investments(Pty)Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
17/05/201207:30 Investec Property Fund Limited - Reviewed preliminary condensed financial
17/05/201207:30 Tradehold Limited - Trading Statement
17/05/201207:10 British American Tobacco p.l.c.- Transaction in own shares
17/05/201207:07 Pretoria Portland Cement Company Limited - Reviewed interim results for
17/05/201207:05 Tsogo Sun Holdings Limited - Reviewed Consolidated Financial Results

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