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 The Sharenet Daily 
Friday, 18 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 African stocks fell 1.3 percent on Friday, booking their worst weekly performance in six months, as investors continued to hit shares of resource firms and banks on nagging worries about the outlook for Europe.  Full story

Inflation is expected to rise back above the Reserve Bank's target range in April due to a weaker rand and higher fuel prices, a Reuters poll showed on Friday, but analysts do not expect a change in interest rates just yet.  Full story
Iran and the U.N. nuclear watchdog are making headway towards a framework deal on how to tackle concerns about its atomic activity, diplomats say, a potential bargaining chip for Tehran in next week's negotiations with world powers.  Full story
Leaders of major industrial economies meet this weekend to try to head off a full-blown crisis in Europe where fears are growing that Greece could leave the euro zone bloc, threatening the future of the common currency.  Full story
A U.N. panel of experts that monitors compliance with sanctions on North Korea is investigating reports of possible weapons-related deals between Pyongyang and Syria and Myanmar, the panel said in a confidential report seen by Reuters on Thursday.  Full story
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World stocks erased the year's gains o n F riday as investors fled risky investments for safe-haven assets on concerns about the euro. . .  Full story
Britain's benchmark share index fell to its lowest closing level in nearly six months on Friday, as persistent fears over a Greek euro. . .  Full story
European stocks ended deep in red on Friday, with a key index hitting its lowest level in five months as mounting fears about. . .  Full story

U.S. stocks were little changed on Friday, with equities unchanged by the delayed market debut of Facebook.. . .  Full story
The now familiar European cycle of crisis followed by political action, temporary respite, then another crisis enters that crucial second stage next week. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks rose in early trading on Friday but were gearing up to close their worst week of the year, while Facebook's market. . .  Full story
Gold rose more than 1 percent on Friday, building on the previous session's hefty gains, as a recovery in the euro prompted fresh. . .  Full story
SA Business
South Africa's economic expansion remains weak and uneven while inflation pressures are subdued for now, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said in parliament on Friday.. . .  Full story

South Africa's rand hit a five-month low against the dollar on Friday before recovering in late trade, but could be back under pressure next week as investors remain hesitant to take up riskier emerging market assets on worries about global growth.. . .  Full story
South Africa's central bank is expected to keep its main policy rate unchanged for the ninth meeting in a row next week, hoping the economy will start to show some signs of oomph before it hikes the rate to curb high. . .  Full story
Company News
Shareholders are referred to the interim results announcement published on SENS on 24 March 2012 wherein shareholders were advised that the. . .  Full story
Shareholders are advised that the Pick n Pay consolidated annual financial statements (Annual Report) for the year ended 29 February 2012. . .  Full story
Shareholders are advised that the Pikwik consolidated annual financial statements (Annual Report) for the year ended 29 February 2012 has been. . .  Full story
Shareholders are advised that the company has on 18 May 2012, posted a circular to its shareholders, relating to the following:. . .  Full story

Shareholders are advised that the earnings per share will be approximately 2.74 cents per share for the six months ended 29. . .  Full story
Mr L Crouse has been appointed as a non-executive director on the MMI board with effect from 18 May 2012. He. . .  Full story
Since the 31st December 2011, Lonfin's net assets per share, including investments at market value, increased by 3.8% from 32.7p to. . .  Full story
Shareholders should note that a scrip dividend alternative is not being offered in respect of the 2011 final dividend given prevailing. . .  Full story
Company Results
Income rose by 39% to R9 billion (R6.5 billion). Operating profit soared by 108% to R3 billion (R1.5 billion). Net attributable. . .  Full story
Revenue increased by 8% to R3.5 billion (R3.3 billion). Gross profit rose by 4% to R1.2 billion (R1.1 billion) and operating. . .  Full story
Invprop declared their maiden final results, therefore there are no directly comparable figures. Revenue for the year ended 31 March 2012. . .  Full story
Interest income increased to R15.9 billion (R14.9 billion). Operating income fell to R5.5 bilion (R5.6 billion). Net earnings attributable to ordinary. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0033148.39-390.53-1.16%
JSE Top 4017:0029212.42-368.44-1.25%
JSE Gold17:002370.8699.474.38%
JSE Financial17:0024611.54-416.09-1.66%
JSE Industrial17:0037850.87-606.77-1.58%
JSE Indust 2517:0031915.83-558.80-1.72%
JSE Resource17:0046921.34-95.40-0.20%
DJ Futures14:5212464.0024.000.19%
DJ Ind19:4512404.42-38.07-0.31%
SP 50020:001301.12-3.74-0.29%
FTSE 10017:355267.62-70.76-1.33%
All Ords08:464098.80-109.70-2.61%
NZSE 5007:463501.44-20.07-0.57%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold/R kg20:0042595993532.25%
Brent Crude14:56107.85-1.39-1.27%
Rand / Dollar19:598.3376-0.0042-0.05%
Rand / Pound19:5513.1348-0.0069-0.05%
Rand / Euro19:5510.60410.01590.15%
Rand / NZD19:586.2783-0.0914-1.43%
Rand / AUD19:558.1918-0.0647-0.78%
Yen / Dollar19:5979.1280-0.1880-0.24%
Euro / Dollar19:550.7860-0.0019-0.24%
Dollar / Euro19:591.27170.00340.27%
Pound / Dollar19:550.6330-0.0004-0.06%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 FORBES  130024022.64.%1060
2 DAWN  6857512.30.%15833
3 VUNANI  230188.49.%400
4 GBGOLD  440297.06.%5440
5 ANGGOLD  2859316936.29.%3178369
6 BEIGE-PR2  185105.71.%5243
7 GOLDONE  389184.85.%60043
8 VERIMARK  12554.17.%3884
9 PBT  19073.83.%10000
10 DISTELL  84002773.41.%11875
11 TRNSHEX  320103.23.%64881
12 GFIELDS  103652972.95.%3499342
13 DRDGOLD  524142.75.%1223513
14 HOSP-A  1350352.66.%237041
15 HOSP-B  400102.56.%289344
16 AFGRI  600142.39.%63806
17 HARMONY  77061371.81.%1855007
18 MUSTEK  622101.63.%46460
19 PAN-AF  19731.55.%441104
20 KGMEDIA  1999291.47.%105132

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 ATLATSA  210-20-8.70.%14380
2 VILLAGE  145-12-7.64.%3460501
3 JUBILEE  131-10-7.09.%143142
4 EASTPLATS  235-15-6.00.%478220
5 S-OCEAN  179-11-5.79.%378419
6 URONE  1980-110-5.26.%43484
7 BCX  450-20-4.26.%4718
8 NORTHAM  2800-120-4.11.%1528872
9 ARM   16780-698-3.99.%368889
10 FIRSTRAND  2500-100-3.85.%33834507
11 STEINHOFF  2653-102-3.70.%7502623
12 COAL  501-18-3.47.%453017
13 ASSORE  26000-900-3.35.%194691
14 PETMIN  300-10-3.23.%1942671
15 NEDCOR  16550-550-3.22.%1290596
16 RMBH  3282-107-3.16.%2528725
17 WBHO  12300-400-3.15.%89698
18 PINNACLE  1432-45-3.05.%407196
19 GROUP-5  2473-77-3.02.%79972
20 CLOVER  1427-43-2.93.%216498

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 BEIGE-PR2  185185105.71.%5243
2 VUKILE  1601162020.13.%157342
3 REDEFINE  822848-24-2.84.%3667630

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 ATLATSA  210210-20-8.70.%14380
2 JUBILEE  131131-10-7.09.%143142
3 NORTHAM  28002800-120-4.11.%1528872
4 COAL  501493-18-3.47.%453017
5 INVPLC  41434123-94-2.22.%1480805
6 INVLTD  41504119-85-2.01.%1383615
7 LONMIN  1027010126-161-1.54.%618263
8 AQUARIUS  11191099-16-1.41.%629581
9 ANGLO  2683426461-311-1.15.%8610841

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4029,212.42-368.44-1.25%
Mid Cap47,830.12-416.83-0.86%
Small Cap35,507.91-117.28-0.33%
Resource 2046,921.34-95.40-0.20%
Industrial 2531,915.83-558.80-1.72%
Financial 159,254.71-180.91-1.92%
Financial & Ind. 3035,214.43-675.05-1.88%
All Share33,148.39-390.53-1.16%
Oil & Gas 26,657.88-407.13-1.50%
Mining 30,152.617.740.03%
Gold Mining2,370.8699.474.38%
Platinum Mining53.13-.49-0.91%
GENERAL MINING7,608.74-64.74-0.84%
Oil & Gas Producers 14,333.45-218.90-1.50%
Basic Materials 25,822.28-38.74-0.15%
Chemicals 14,681.58-118.83-0.80%
Forestry & Paper 13,226.63-300.18-2.22%
Industrial Metals 28,458.61-538.60-1.86%
Industrials 32,148.67-302.18-0.93%
General Industrials 87.97-.76-0.86%
Consumer Goods 33,138.52-745.02-2.20%
Automobiles & Parts 5,570.57-33.96-0.61%
Household Goods174.37-7-3.70%
Health Care 42,849.52-326.46-0.76%
Beverages 108.61-3.18-2.84%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 60,587.31-814.23-1.33%
Personal Goods 496.39-6.89-1.37%
Consumer Services 65,980.81-649.02-0.97%
General Retailers 54,232.10-419.73-0.77%
Travel & Leisure 3,784.88-14.86-0.39%
Media 100.83-1.23-1.21%
Support Services 2,417.4511.200.47%
Telecommunications 65,672.07-1074.32-1.61%
Financials 24,611.54-416.09-1.66%
Banks 47,546.84-1191.47-2.44%
Non-life Insurance 42,494.48-329.23-0.77%
Life Insurance 19,066.86-289.09-1.49%
General Financial 2,208.59-36.03-1.61%
Technology 28,424.13-225.57-0.79%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,931.70-21-0.72%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,052.43-23-0.76%
COAL MINING24,265.59-90-0.37%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,331.97-32-0.59%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,213.6840.33%
CAPPED PROPERTY 338.27-0.53%
RESOURCE 25,900.29-54-0.21%
DIVIDEND PLUS188.48-4-1.93%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 406,848.34-101-1.45%
Capped Top 4015,440.16-199-1.27%
Capped All Share16,771.68-198-1.17%
JSE TABACO 5,080.25-95-1.83%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
21 May 2012ABILMarch 2012 (Interim)
21 May 2012ABIL PREFMarch 2012 (Interim)
21 May 2012ACTOWERSFebruary 2012 (Final)
21 May 2012BARWORLDMarch 2012 (Interim)
21 May 2012BARWORLD6March 2012 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
RICHEMONT12-05-1612-09-0712-09-21R 0.0550
DATATEC12-05-1612-07-0612-07-16R 0.0900
DIPULA B12-05-1612-06-0112-06-11R 0.2774
DIPULA A12-05-1612-06-0112-06-11R 0.3969
MAZOR12-05-1512-06-0112-06-11R 0.0160
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
JSE12-03-1312-05-1812-05-28R 2.5000
OCTODEC12-04-1912-05-1112-05-21R 0.7120
HOSP-A12-04-3012-05-1812-05-28R 0.6334
PREMIUM12-04-1912-05-1112-05-21R 0.6000
REBOSIS12-04-2512-05-1112-05-21R 0.4300

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
LBHLiberty Holdings Ltd.18/05/2012Confirmed
LBHPLiberty Holdings Ltd.18/05/2012Confirmed
LBHP2Liberty Holdings Ltd.18/05/2012Confirmed
EHSEvraz Highveld Steel and Vanadium Ltd.18/05/2012Confirmed
LBHP1Liberty Holdings Ltd.18/05/2012Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
18/05/201217:47 Steinhoff International Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by
18/05/201217:36 Ububele Holdings Limited - Disposal of Just Fruit and Veg
18/05/201217:35Pick N Pay Holdings Limited - No change statement and notice of Annual
18/05/201217:34 Pick N Pay Stores Limited - No change statement and Notice Of Annual
18/05/201217:34BIGRNH - Greenhouse Funding (Proprietary) Limited - Series 1 - Interest Rate
18/05/201217:25 Exxaro Resources Limited - Trading of Exxaro ordinary shares on behalf of
18/05/201217:24 Exxaro Resources Limited - Trading of Exxaro ordinary shares on behalf of
18/05/201217:23 Exxaro Resources Limited - Exercise of conditional Awards Granted in terms
18/05/201217:11 Lonrho Plc - Annual Information Update
18/05/201217:02BEG/BEGP2 - Beige Holdings Limited - Response announcement to a revised offer in
18/05/201217:01 Delrand Resources Limited - Management`s discussion and analysis of
18/05/201217:00 Delrand Resources Limited - Interim condensed consolidated financial
18/05/201216:38COH - Curro Holdings Limited - Dealing in Curro Holdings Limited shares
18/05/201216:12 Ideco Group Limited - Posting of the circular and notice of The General
18/05/201216:11 Metmar Limited - Dealing in securities by a director
18/05/201215:58 Pallinghurst Resources Limited - Results of Annual General Meeting
18/05/201215:55 Country Bird Holdings Limited - Country Bird Holdings appoints new group
18/05/201215:52PPCSTG - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - Dividend announcement in
18/05/201215:44 Vunani Limited - Correction - director dealings in securities
18/05/201215:36Ideco Group Limited - Trading update for the six months ended
18/05/201215:36BIFR1 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Full Capital Redemption
18/05/201215:24BIFTR - Fintech Receivables 2 (Proprietary) Limited - Interest rate reset
18/05/201214:45AWA\AWB - Arrowhead Properties Limited - Acquisition of Midtown Mall and
18/05/201214:36 Vunani Limited - Directors dealings in securities
18/05/201214:30 Evraz Highveld Steel and Vanadium Limited - Group Unaudited Results for
18/05/201214:19BIIIPL - iNguza Investments (Proprietary) Limited - Full Capital Redemption
18/05/201214:15 PBT Group Limited - Acquisition of Cyberpro Consulting (PTY) Limited
18/05/201213:47NFILBI - Newfunds ILBI Exchange Traded Fund Portfolio - Distribution and re-
18/05/201213:46NFTRCI - Newfunds Traci 3 Month Exchange Traded Fund Portfolio - Distribution
18/05/201213:45NFGOVI - Newfunds Govi Exchange Traded Fund Portfolio - Distribution and re-
18/05/201213:30 Capricorn Investment Holdings Limited - Conclusion of the acquisition
18/05/201212:53 Afrimat Limited - Dealings by Director`s and Company Secretary
18/05/201212:52 Aveng Limited - Appointment of an executive director
18/05/201212:46 MMI Holdings Limited - Appointment of a non-executive director
18/05/201212:30London Finance & Investment Group P.L.C.- Interim Management Statement
18/05/201211:56GEN - General - The Lion Match Company (Proprietary) Limited -
18/05/201211:03SCIB - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - Notice of expiry of
18/05/201211:00 Village Main Reef Limited - Dealing in securities by a director of
18/05/201211:00 Capital Shopping Centres Group Plc - Scrip dividend alternative
18/05/201211:00AFEP - AECI - Notice to Preference Shareholders: Dividend No. 148
18/05/201210:56 Skinwell - Salient dates in respect of the name change delayed
18/05/201210:45BIIIPL - iNguza Investments (Proprietary) Limited - Listing of New Financial
18/05/201210:43 Liberty Holdings Limited - Results of Annual General Meeting
18/05/201210:24 Pinnacle Technology Holdings Limited - Results of General Meeting
18/05/201210:23BAW/BAWP - Barloworld Limited - Cautionary announcement
18/05/201210:07 Truworths International Limited - Retirement of Director
18/05/201208:21 Grand Parade Investments Limited - Acceptance of options offered by the
18/05/201208:00 Jubilee Platinum Plc - Notice of General Meeting
18/05/201208:00 Holdsport Limited - Final results for the year ended 29 February 2012
18/05/201207:30 Pinnacle Point Group Limited - Renewal of cautionary announcement
18/05/201207:11SYN922 - Synthesis Funding Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
18/05/201207:10 British American Tobacco p.l.c.- Transaction in own shares
18/05/201207:10 Liberty Holdings Limited - Operational update for the three months ended
18/05/201207:10SYN921 - Synthesis Funding Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
18/05/201207:06 Sovereign Food Investments Limited - Changes to the board of directors
18/05/201207:05 MMI Holdings Limited - Proposed restructuring of the existing broad-based
18/05/201207:05 Sovereign Food Investments Limited - Audited Group Results for the year
18/05/201207:05 Wilderness Holdings Limited - Trading Statement
18/05/201207:05GLD - NewGold Issuer Limited - Partial de-listing of Newgold Debentures

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