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 The Sharenet Daily 
Monday, 21 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 strengthened from last week's 5-month lows against the dollar on Monday while government bonds edged higher and yields dipped in a market expecting a dovish monetary policy statement later in the week.  Full story

South Africa's benchmark index fell for the third straight session on Monday, with Naspers hit by a sell-off in its Chinese affiliate and concerns about the valuations of Internet shares following a muted Facebook debut.  Full story
A suicide bomber with explosives strapped under his uniform killed more than 90 people at a military parade rehearsal in the Yemeni capital Sanaa on Monday, an attack which will alarm Washington as its involvement in the front-line state deepens.  Full story
The U.N. nuclear watchdog chief held extensive and useful talks in Iran on Monday and expects them to have a positive impact on a six-power meeting with Tehran later this week, Iranian media said, but there was no sign of a breakthrough deal.  Full story
The U.N. nuclear watchdog chief began rare talks in Tehran on Monday after voicing hope for a deal to investigate suspected atomic bomb research - a gesture Iran might make to try to get international sanctions relaxed and deflect threats of war.  Full story
U.S. stocks rebounded on Monday after their worst weekly decline of the year with signs that investors were quickly unloading Facebook shares following. . .  Full story
Global stocks rebounded and the euro steadied from its lows for the year o n M onday as world leaders emphasized their support. . .  Full story
The Nasdaq climbed 2 percent on Monday as U.S. stocks rebounded from their worst week in a year while investors dumped newly floated. . .  Full story
European equities rebounded from five-month lows on Monday, with investors seeing value after the steep retreat to five-month lows and taking heart from. . .  Full story

Britain's top share index halted a week-long slide on Monday, as investors stumped up the courage to buy in on the dips of. . .  Full story
European equities rebounded on Monday, with investors seeing value after the steep retreat to five-month lows and taking heart from global politicians' weekend pledge. . .  Full story
Gold prices eased on Monday as a retreat in the euro arrested their rebound from 2012 lows, with investors remaining cautious towards the. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks edged up in morning trading on Monday, bouncing back from their worst weekly decline for the year, as world leaders expressed. . .  Full story
SA Business
Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas has been chosen as preferred supplier for five projects in South Africa with total capacity of 297 megawatts (MW) of turbines, Vestas said on Monday.. . .  Full story
South African national oil company PetroSA said on Monday it had partnered with China's Sinopec Group to push along the building of its Coega refinery, originally slated to cost $9-$10 billion. . .  Full story
South African Pioneer Food Group posted a 44 percent drop in first-half earnings on Monday, hit by costs related to an empowerment transaction and soft consumer spending.. . .  Full story

South Africa's municipal workers kicked off annual wage negotiations on Monday with a demand for increases nearly three times the inflation rate, warning of. . .  Full story
Global miner Anglo American is opening a new commercial hub in Singapore on July 1 and also in London, a move. . .  Full story
Chinese buyers are deferring or have defaulted on coal and iron ore deliveries following a drop in prices, traders said, providing more evidence that. . .  Full story
Asia absorbed most of South Africa's 5.2 million tonnes of coal exports in April, led by India, China and Taiwan, exporters. . .  Full story

South Africa's Vodacom said it will fight a court ruling that it must pay $21 million in consultancy fees or submit to the mandatory sale of its shares in its joint venture in the Democratic Republic of Congo.. . .  Full story
Vodacom will not let its Congolese asset go, and is appealing a court ruling of a public sale on June 3, the chief executive of the South African mobile operator said on Monday.. . .  Full story
Company News
Mr Cornelius Johannes Smith has been appointed as an alternate director to the financial director, David Graham Jones, with immediate effect.. . .  Full story
Shareholders are advised that Mr E C Kieswetter, an independent non-executive director of Shoprite, has been appointed as a member of. . .  Full story
Gijima announced that it has secured the extension of its long-term debtors securitisation funding programme ("the programme"), which was initiated in. . .  Full story
Pinpoint informed shareholders that the statutory second meeting of creditors and members in the above company has been convened to be. . .  Full story

Rockwell announced the successful completion of two strategic projects, namely the new in-field screen and the bulk x-ray and single particle. . .  Full story
SA Corp unitholders are advised that, at the voluntary annual general meeting of SA Corp held at the Colosseum Meeting Room,. . .  Full story
The respective boards of directors of Absa and Absa-p informed shareholders that Ms Nadine Drutman has been appointed as group company. . .  Full story
Shareholders were referred to the cautionary announcements released on SENS on 9 March 2012 and 11 May 2012, wherein shareholders were. . .  Full story
Company Results
Revenue increased to R66.9 billion (R61.2 billion). Operating profit rose to R16.6 billion (R13.7 billion). Net attributable R10.2 billion (R8.2 billion).. . .  Full story
Revenue increased to R9.2 billion (R8.3 billion). Gross profit rose to R2.7 billion (R2.6 billion) and gross profit improved to R2.7. . .  Full story
Interest income on advances increased by 32% to R4.6 billion (R3.4 billion). Income from operations was up 26% to R9.3 billion. . .  Full story
Revenue increased by 15% to R2.2 billion (R1.9 billion). Gross profit rose by 14% to R923 million (R813.2 million) and operating. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0033086.00-62.39-0.19%
JSE Top 4017:0029144.92-67.50-0.23%
JSE Gold17:002370.98.120.01%
JSE Financial17:0024559.48-52.06-0.21%
JSE Industrial17:0037845.81-5.06-0.01%
JSE Indust 2517:0031903.21-12.62-0.04%
JSE Resource17:0046715.73-205.61-0.44%
DJ Futures20:0012441.00-23.00-0.18%
DJ Ind19:4512469.66100.280.81%
SP 50020:001311.4516.231.25%
FTSE 10017:355304.4836.860.70%
All Ords09:014124.4025.600.62%
NZSE 5007:463493.39-8.05-0.23%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:581589.00-1.80-0.11%
Gold R20:0013145.6416.400.12%
Gold R/kg20:00422632-2008-0.47%
Silver $19:5828.3100-.4400-1.53%
Platinum $19:581456.257.750.54%
Palladium $19:57609.3011.301.89%
Brent Crude19:56109.651.671.55%
Rand / Dollar19:588.2729-0.0393-0.47%
Rand / Pound19:5513.0407-0.0771-0.59%
Rand / Euro19:5510.5729-0.0534-0.50%
Rand / NZD19:576.30680.01490.24%
Rand / AUD19:558.1680-0.0218-0.27%
Yen / Dollar19:5779.32100.12800.16%
Euro / Dollar19:550.7822-0.0001-0.01%
Dollar / Euro19:581.27790.00040.03%
Pound / Dollar19:550.63250.00030.05%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 ATLATSA  2362612.38.%7450
2 JUBILEE  142118.40.%41462
3 LONFIN  215146.97.%560000
4 CERAMIC  113006005.61.%17
5 SABVEST-N  1250504.17.%2000
6 VILLAGE  15164.14.%1243497
7 BARWORLD  84252933.60.%779769
8 MIXTEL  18063.45.%114400
9 BCX  465153.33.%64760
10 TRNSHEX  330103.13.%330247
11 EQSTRA  726223.13.%102778
12 TRUSTCO  10932.83.%6800
13 REBOSIS  1019242.41.%108320
14 RICHEMONT  50771072.15.%8873564
15 EASTPLATS  24052.13.%30230
16 NETCARE  1500302.04.%9154065
17 ARROW-B  50991.80.%77738
18 BRIMSTON  857151.78.%1388634
19 KAP  31551.61.%194553
20 ABIL  3602571.61.%2818774

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 IQUAD  280-79-22.01.%550
2 ROCKWELL  380-39-9.31.%22500
3 PBT  175-15-7.89.%96418
4 HOSP-B  370-30-7.50.%73798
5 KELLY  300-24-7.41.%1240
6 TREMATON  168-12-6.67.%5000
7 HOSP-A  1268-82-6.07.%194009
8 ARGENT  671-41-5.76.%17777
9 NASPERSN  43621-2379-5.17.%1804016
10 GOLDONE  370-19-4.88.%7000
11 AFRO-C  315-15-4.55.%372718
12 CADIZ  190-9-4.52.%53000
13 GBGOLD  424-16-3.64.%9550
14 DIGICOR  280-10-3.45.%52800
15 ESORFRANK  145-5-3.33.%42500
16 REDEFINTL  500-15-2.91.%153623
17 WITSGOLD  3500-100-2.78.%142
18 DRDGOLD  510-14-2.67.%444818
19 ELLIES   380-10-2.56.%207062
20 EHSV  2650-69-2.54.%200

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 SABVEST-N  12501250504.17.%2000
2 VUKILE  16231650221.37.%78626
3 PERGRIN  11801200151.29.%99523
4 HOLDSPORT  45004700250.56.%103720

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 REDEFINTL  500496-15-2.91.%153623
2 NORTHAM  27602750-40-1.43.%2263788
3 INVPLC  41204091-23-0.56.%2315334
4 INVLTD  41314060-19-0.46.%1580716
5 JUBILEE  142130118.40.%41462

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4029,144.92-67.50-0.23%
Mid Cap47,832.562.440.01%
Small Cap35,528.6320.720.06%
Resource 2046,715.73-205.61-0.44%
Industrial 2531,903.21-12.62-0.04%
Financial 159,237.31-17.40-0.19%
Financial & Ind. 3035,180.23-34.20-0.10%
All Share33,086.00-62.39-0.19%
Oil & Gas 26,395.29-262.59-0.99%
Mining 30,051.11-101.50-0.34%
Gold Mining2,370.98.120.01%
Platinum Mining52.85-.28-0.53%
GENERAL MINING7,575.86-32.88-0.43%
Oil & Gas Producers 14,192.26-141.19-0.99%
Basic Materials 25,744.88-77.40-0.30%
Chemicals 14,696.0114.430.10%
Forestry & Paper 13,237.8411.210.08%
Industrial Metals 28,466.077.460.03%
Industrials 32,127.82-20.85-0.06%
General Industrials 87.83-.14-0.16%
Consumer Goods 33,444.50305.980.92%
Automobiles & Parts 5,579.639.060.16%
Household Goods172.20-2-1.24%
Health Care 42,867.4517.930.04%
Beverages 109.59.980.90%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 60,417.75-169.56-0.28%
Personal Goods 507.0710.682.15%
Consumer Services 64,631.39-1349.42-2.05%
General Retailers 54,167.40-64.70-0.12%
Travel & Leisure 3,796.5111.630.31%
Media 95.73-5.10-5.06%
Support Services 2,413.03-4.42-0.18%
Telecommunications 66,044.23372.160.57%
Financials 24,559.48-52.06-0.21%
Banks 47,454.57-92.27-0.19%
Non-life Insurance 42,494.48.000.00%
Life Insurance 18,945.83-121.03-0.63%
General Financial 2,203.95-4.64-0.21%
Technology 28,501.9877.850.27%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,931.65-0-0.00%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,053.3210.03%
COAL MINING24,563.292981.23%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,321.76-10-0.19%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,238.47252.04%
RESOURCE 25,787.66-113-0.43%
DIVIDEND PLUS188.4900.01%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 406,838.18-10-0.15%
Capped Top 4015,405.32-35-0.23%
Capped All Share16,740.26-31-0.19%
JSE TABACO 5,069.38-11-0.21%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
22 May 2012CAFCAMarch 2012 (Interim)
22 May 2012ISAFebruary 2012 (Final)
22 May 2012MEDCLINMarch 2012 (Final)
23 May 2012LEWISMarch 2012 (Final)
23 May 2012MRPRICEMarch 2012 (Final)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
AECI 5.5%P12-05-1812-06-0112-06-15R 0.3609
HOLDSPORT12-05-1812-06-1512-06-25R 1.1500
INVPREF12-05-1712-06-0812-06-26R 0.0752
INVPROP12-05-1712-06-2212-07-02R 0.4929
INVLTD12-05-1712-07-2012-08-06R 0.0900
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
JSE12-03-1312-05-1812-05-28R 2.5000
HOSP-A12-04-3012-05-1812-05-28R 0.6334
REDEFINE12-05-0312-05-1812-05-28R 0.3150
PHUMELELA12-04-1912-05-1812-05-28R 0.2500
SPANJAARD12-02-2912-05-1812-05-28R 0.1800

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
EXXExxaro Resources Ltd.22/05/2012Confirmed
ADHADvTECH Ltd.22/05/2012Confirmed
AFEAECI Ltd.28/05/2012Confirmed
AFEPAECI Ltd.28/05/2012Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
21/05/201217:50 ConvergeNet - Notification in Terms of Section 122 of the Companies ACT,
21/05/201217:48 Alert Steel Holdings Limited - acquisition of the business of
21/05/201217:30 Datatec Limited - Grant and acceptance of rights to participate in share
21/05/201217:24CLN275 - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - New Financial Instrument
21/05/201217:19CLN274 - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited - New Financial Instrument
21/05/201217:18BIIND - iNdwa Investments Limited - Listing of New Financial Instrument and Tap
21/05/201217:05BIEPF - Emira Property Fund - Interest rate reset announcement
21/05/201217:01 Platfields Limited - Trading Statement
21/05/201217:00 Poynting Holdings Limited - Dealings in securities by a director`s
21/05/201217:00 Sabmiller Plc - Sabmiller Plc notification of transactions
21/05/201216:58ELR/ELRP - ELB Group Limited - Appointment of alternate director
21/05/201216:30 Finbond Group Limited - Trading update - year ending 29 February 2012
21/05/201216:29 Kagiso Media - Dealing in Securities by Director
21/05/201216:28BIIND - iNdwa Investments Limited - Full Capital Redemption
21/05/201216:16 Gold Fields Limited - Dealing in securities by director
21/05/201216:09RDFIVB - Investec Bank Limited - Investec Variable Strike Warrant: Distribution
21/05/201216:04RDFIVC - Investec - Adjustment to exercise price on Redefine Income Fund Limited
21/05/201216:01 Rolfes - Dealings in securities by a director
21/05/201216:00 Oando PLC - Audited financial statements for the year ended 31
21/05/201215:58NQA - Nqaba Finance 1 (Proprietary) Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing -
21/05/201215:53 Orion Real Estate - Director`s Dealings
21/05/201215:31 Shoprite Holdings Limited - Appointment to the Nominations Committee
21/05/201215:21BRT\BRN - Brimstone Investment Corporation Limited - Retirement of independent
21/05/201215:14ACL172 - Absa Bank Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
21/05/201215:00PnP05 - Pick n Pay Stores Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
21/05/201215:00 Gijima Group Limited - Extension of long-term debtors securitisation
21/05/201214:30 Rockwell - Feedback on successful implementation of strategic projects at
21/05/201214:25 Pinnacle Point Group Limited - Notice of statutory second meeting of
21/05/201214:09BIFR1 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Interest Rate Reset Announcement
21/05/201212:10 Pallinghurst Resources Limited - Sedibelo transactions receive DMR
21/05/201212:00 Blackstar Group SE - Posting of annual report and notice of Annual
21/05/201211:56 Sovereign Food Investments Limited - Dealings in securities by director
21/05/201211:32 SA Corporate Real Estate Fund - Results of voluntary annual general
21/05/201211:24SALD - Sallies Limited - Notice of interest payment on unsubordinated unsecured
21/05/201211:03SCIB - The Standard Bank Of South Africa Limited - Issue of share instalments
21/05/201210:08 Vunani Limited - Director dealings in securities
21/05/201210:00 Blackstar Group SE - Completion of migration to Malta
21/05/201209:58 Distell Group Limited - Dealings in securities by company secretary
21/05/201209:53 Alert Steel Holdings Limited - Resignation of director
21/05/201209:52 Alert Steel Holdings Limited - Notification of Share Dealing by Directors
21/05/201209:41 Village Main Reef Limited - Dealing in securities by a director of Village
21/05/201209:04ASA/ABSP - Absa Group Limited/Absa Bank Limited - Appointment of group company
21/05/201208:28 Blue Financial Services Limited - The proposed second early conversion and
21/05/201208:00 DiamondCorp plc - Loan Funding Term Sheet with IDC
21/05/201208:00MND\MNP - Mondi Limited\ Mondi plc - Mondi Group completes acquisition of
21/05/201207:10 British American Tobacco p.l.c.- Transaction in own shares
21/05/201207:10BAW\BAWP - Barloworld Limited - Results for the six months ended 31 March 2012
21/05/201207:10SYN923 - Synthesis Funding Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
21/05/201207:06 Trematon Capital Investments Limited - Joint announcement in respect of
21/05/201207:05 Famous Brands Limited - Audited results for the year ended 29 February
21/05/201207:05ABL/ABLP - African Bank Investments Limited - Unaudited results and cash
21/05/201207:05 Pioneer Food Group Limited - Unaudited condensed consolidated interim
21/05/201207:05OD003 - Vodacom Group Limited - Preliminary results for the year ended 31

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