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 The Sharenet Daily 
Friday, 25 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
Uncertainty over the future of the euro zone returned to push the South African rand down against the dollar on Friday, a day after a widely expected central bank decision to keep domestic rates on hold.  Full story

South African stocks ended a touch lower on Friday, after choppy trade driven by fears over a potential Greek exit from the euro zone and as the Johannesburg's bourse halted "incorrect" trades by one of its brokers.  Full story
French President Francois Hollande made an unannounced trip to Afghanistan on Friday to visit some of the French troops he wants to pull out later this year, defending his plan for their early exit after meeting his Afghan counterpart Hamid Karzai.  Full story
China hit back on Friday at the U.S. State Department's annual survey of human rights, saying that only the Chinese people could pass judgement on what the Foreign Ministry said were the country's obvious achievements in the area.  Full story
A week of protests in Myanmar over chronic power outages gained momentum on Friday after opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi gave them her blessing and the government's response added to popular outrage.  Full story
U.S. stocks and the euro eased slightly on Friday as Spain's deteriorating finances and a possible Greek exit from the euro weighed on. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks declined slightly on Friday as warnings about Greece kept investors cautious before a three-day holiday weekend, with shares likely to drift lower. . .  Full story
Drugmakers and utilities were among the top gainers as Europe's top share index closed higher on Friday, albeit in choppy trade and light. . .  Full story
Britain's blue-chip index recorded its first weekly gain in a month on Friday but its recent rally lost momentum and the index closed. . .  Full story

The late spring warmth spreading across Europe and the United States is unlikely to soothe a growing anxiety in financial markets that the. . .  Full story
Gold prices rose back above $1,565 an ounce on Friday, snapping four sessions of losses and temporarily decoupling from the euro, as investors. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks dipped at the open on Friday as fresh warnings about Greece kept investors away from risky assets while trading was expected. . .  Full story
Relentless worries over a possible Greek exit from the euro zone checked European stock markets on Friday after a brief rally following sharp. . .  Full story
SA Business
Economic growth in South Africa is expected to have slowed to 2.4 percent in the first quarter from 3.2 percent in the previous quarter due to a slump in the mining. . .  Full story
The Johannesburg Stock Exchange said on Friday it had identified and halted "incorrect" trades from one of its member brokers, and would reverse the trades and lower the session's total value. . .  Full story
South Africa sold 3.685 billion rand worth of three-month Treasury Bills on Friday at an average yield of 5.65 percent from 5.63 percent last week. The bid-to-cover ratio rose to 1.17. . .  Full story

HSBC said it had no appetite to take advantage of turmoil in the euro zone and make big acquisitions there or anywhere else where rivals are selling major assets.. . .  Full story
Nigeria sold a total of 126.32 billion naira in treasury bills ranging from three months to one year at its bi-monthly auction, with higher yields on the paper than at the. . .  Full story
South Africa sold 800 million rand worth of its 2028 and 2022 inflation-linked bonds at a weekly auction on Friday.. . .  Full story
Company News
Bondholders and shareholders were referred to the announcement made by Shoprite Investments this on 25 May 2012 ("listing announcement") regarding the. . .  Full story
Pieter Cornelius Rorich, a representative of Royal Bafokeng Finance (Pty) Ltd. has resigned as a non-executive director of the company with. . .  Full story
DRDGOLD and Village Main Reef Ltd. ("Village") ("parties") shareholders ("shareholders") are referred to the announcements published by the parties on SENS. . .  Full story
Bondholders and shareholders are referred to the announcement made by Shoprite on 22 March 2012 ("initial announcement") regarding the placement by. . .  Full story
Company Results
Revenue declined to R508.2 million (R513.7 million). Operating profit decreased to R15.5 million (R27.9 million). Net attributable profit was lower at. . .  Full story
Revenue. . .  Full story
Revenue for the year ended 29 February 2012 increased to R32.4 million (2011: R27.7 million). Gross profit jumped to R26 million. . .  Full story
Revenue increased to R108.3 million (R97.1 million). Gross profit rose to R93.1 million (R82.5 million) and EBITDA was higher at R14.4. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0232992.25-53.88-0.16%
JSE Top 4017:0029074.19-63.65-0.22%
JSE Gold17:002500.97-7.49-0.30%
JSE Financial17:0224763.03-15.52-0.06%
JSE Industrial17:0037566.8750.710.14%
JSE Indust 2517:0031662.3450.990.16%
JSE Resource17:0046506.92-325.82-0.70%
DJ Futures19:0612470.00-70.00-0.56%
DJ Ind19:4512484.15-45.60-0.36%
SP 50020:001320.24-0.44-0.03%
FTSE 10017:355351.531.480.03%
All Ords08:394081.20-25.00-0.61%
NZSE 5007:463486.23-9.96-0.28%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:581572.6014.570.94%
Gold R19:5813165.34140.151.08%
Gold R/kg20:0042326616380.39%
Silver $19:5828.4580.19300.68%
Platinum $19:581422.457.950.56%
Palladium $19:58589.106.001.03%
Brent Crude19:56107.95.300.28%
Rand / Dollar19:588.37170.01220.15%
Rand / Pound19:5513.07670.01560.12%
Rand / Euro19:5510.48370.01140.11%
Rand / NZD19:576.32640.01830.29%
Rand / AUD19:558.19000.01700.21%
Yen / Dollar19:5879.63400.06700.08%
Euro / Dollar19:550.79830.00090.11%
Dollar / Euro19:591.2520-0.0017-0.14%
Pound / Dollar19:550.63850.00050.08%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 BRIMSTON  925758.82.%2100
2 OCEANA  50004008.70.%3992
3 PBT  189148.00.%200
4 CADIZ  185105.71.%906
5 PALLINGHT  305155.17.%3730738
6 EASTPLATS  22094.27.%114656
7 SEARDEL  12554.17.%75000
8 BEE-SASOL  2600010004.00.%490
9 VUNANI  22083.77.%1320
10 INDEQTY  390143.72.%5589
11 VALUE  539193.65.%2600
12 TRNSHEX  330113.45.%10191
13 SENTULA  21273.41.%1167712
14 ILIAD  526163.14.%4324
15 VIVIDEND  515153.00.%5229099
16 MIXTEL  18552.78.%126000
17 BRAIT  2423642.71.%494795
18 ELLIES   380102.70.%23605
19 CALGRO  385102.67.%18994
20 EHSV  2500602.46.%40099

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 BAUBA  130-20-13.33.%130010
2 ATLATSA  210-26-11.02.%5000
3 MAZOR  140-17-10.83.%328742
4 CLIENTELE  1011-89-8.09.%116
5 COAL  430-30-6.52.%1244385
6 DELTA  651-29-4.26.%8529
7 JUBILEE  145-5-3.33.%33750
8 AQUARIUS  890-30-3.26.%430406
9 VERIMARK  120-4-3.23.%4000
10 LITHA  364-11-2.93.%1255798
11 BEIGE-PR2  180-5-2.70.%288476
12 YORK  390-10-2.50.%71207
13 TIGBRANDS  24670-630-2.49.%1146886
14 ONELOGIX  160-4-2.44.%30800
15 TONGAAT  10931-269-2.40.%215186
16 PHUMELELA  1020-25-2.39.%418646
17 ZEDER  265-6-2.21.%228467
18 TASTE  230-5-2.13.%2033169
19 DATATEC  4390-95-2.12.%88273
20 GRANPRADE  245-5-2.00.%60000

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 INDEQTY  390390143.72.%5589
2 LIFEHC  28602884451.60.%2843276
3 OPTIMUM  3773398720.05.%5436
4 NETCARE  15401555-5-0.32.%4546598

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 BAUBA  130130-20-13.33.%130010
2 COAL  430430-30-6.52.%1244385
3 DELTA  651651-29-4.26.%8529
4 AQUARIUS  890884-30-3.26.%430406
5 RBPLAT  52455228-105-1.96.%138265
6 LONMIN  95659420-136-1.40.%2904008
7 ANGLOPLAT  4695046202-645-1.36.%279824
8 ANGLO  2618926083-311-1.17.%4985057
9 ALTECH  50915091-59-1.15.%10068
10 IMPLATS  1339013286-150-1.11.%1783625

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4029,074.19-63.65-0.22%
Mid Cap47,592.5124.170.05%
Small Cap35,412.46124.990.35%
Resource 2046,506.92-325.82-0.70%
Industrial 2531,662.3450.990.16%
Financial 159,318.81-14.50-0.16%
Financial & Ind. 3035,101.7532.820.09%
All Share32,992.25-53.88-0.16%
Oil & Gas 26,757.01-183.13-0.68%
Mining 29,863.17-201.46-0.67%
Gold Mining2,500.97-7.49-0.30%
Platinum Mining50.32-.58-1.14%
GENERAL MINING7,464.16-53.33-0.71%
Oil & Gas Producers 14,386.75-98.47-0.68%
Basic Materials 25,606.10-160.92-0.62%
Chemicals 14,568.55-35.94-0.25%
Forestry & Paper 13,313.52-13.63-0.10%
Industrial Metals 28,600.21-65.01-0.23%
Industrials 32,167.6587.220.27%
General Industrials
Consumer Goods 32,507.23-55.47-0.17%
Automobiles & Parts 5,661.1590.581.63%
Household Goods175.0910.83%
Health Care 42,759.10-118.32-0.28%
Beverages 106.87-.40-0.37%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 58,120.46-539.06-0.92%
Personal Goods 482.80.400.08%
Consumer Services 65,587.42399.820.61%
General Retailers 53,235.69-262.35-0.49%
Travel & Leisure 3,818.648.990.24%
Media 100.221.531.55%
Support Services 2,396.8011.190.47%
Telecommunications 66,239.52292.150.44%
Financials 24,763.03-15.52-0.06%
Banks 47,611.80-76.90-0.16%
Non-life Insurance 42,877.31-12.76-0.03%
Life Insurance 19,307.47-.19-0.00%
General Financial 2,247.094.500.20%
Technology 28,119.41-319.66-1.12%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,912.59-11-0.39%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,033.48-9-0.30%
COAL MINING24,635.6200.00%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,309.87150.28%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,142.39-2-0.20%
RESOURCE 25,703.93-174-0.67%
DIVIDEND PLUS189.4200.06%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 406,833.02-14-0.20%
Capped Top 4015,374.92-32-0.21%
Capped All Share16,693.89-27-0.16%
JSE TABACO 5,098.52120.24%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
28 May 2012NEW CPAFebruary 2012 (Interim)
28 May 2012PROTECHFebruary 2012 (Final)
28 May 2012REUNERTMarch 2012 (Interim)
28 May 2012REUNERT5.5March 2012 (Interim)
28 May 2012REUNERTPRMarch 2012 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
ODERSON12-05-2412-06-1512-06-25R 0.0160
SABMILLER12-05-2412-08-0212-08-17R 0.6950
LEWIS12-05-2312-07-1312-07-23R 2.7000
MRPRICE12-05-2312-06-1512-06-25R 2.2040
TASTE12-05-2312-06-2912-07-09R 0.0464
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
JSE12-03-1312-05-1812-05-28R 2.5000
ANGLD12-05-1012-05-2512-06-08R 1.0000
HOSP-A12-04-3012-05-1812-05-28R 0.6334
OASIS12-05-0912-05-2512-06-04R 0.4399
REDEFINE12-05-0312-05-1812-05-28R 0.3150

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
AFEPAECI Ltd.28/05/2012Confirmed
AFEAECI Ltd.28/05/2012Confirmed
MTNMTN Group Ltd.29/05/2012Confirmed
GNDPGrindrod Ltd.30/05/2012Confirmed
GNDGrindrod Ltd.30/05/2012Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
25/05/201217:47 T Anglo American plc - Treasury Shares - Transfers
25/05/201217:30BIFR1 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Listing of New Financial Instrument
25/05/201217:13 Grand Parade Investments Limited - Dealing in Securities by an Associate
25/05/201217:12 Zaptronix Limited - Trading Update
25/05/201216:59VOD004 - Vodacom Group Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
25/05/201216:57 Quantum Property Group Limited - Cautionary Announcement
25/05/201216:53 ISA Holdings Limited - Condensed Group Audited Results for the year ended
25/05/201216:53BIFR1 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Listing of New Financial Instruments
25/05/201216:53BRT/BRN - Brimstone Investment Corporation Limited - Dealing in securities by
25/05/201216:53/SHP - Shoprite Investments/Shoprite Holdings - Amendment to Listing Date
25/05/201216:53 Pinnacle - Dealing in securities by Director of major subsidiary
25/05/201215:07 Sovereign Food Investments Limited - Dealing in securities by a director
25/05/201215:06GPT17 - Growthpoint Properties Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
25/05/201214:55 WG Wearne Limited - Change of designated adviser
25/05/201214:49 BHP Billiton Plc - Publication of Final Terms
25/05/201214:38ABFN04 - Absa Bank Limited - Interest Rate Reset
25/05/201214:34 Protech Khuthele Holdings Limited - Webcast and conference call
25/05/201214:17 Aveng Limited - Dealing in securities by a director
25/05/201213:44 Kagiso Media Limited - Dealing in securities by director
25/05/201213:00 African Eagle Resources plc - Notice of Annual General Meeting
25/05/201213:00 Datacentrix Holdings Limited - No Change statement and Notice of Annual
25/05/201212:54 Alert Steel Holdings Limited - Finalisation information relating to the
25/05/201212:35ABL\ABLP - African Bank Investments Limited - Dealing in securities by director
25/05/201212:26 Zurich Insurance Company South Africa Limited - Disclosure of significant
25/05/201212:16PIKNIH - Nedbank - Dividend distribution announcement in relation to the PIK
25/05/201212:15SPPNIH - Nedbank - Dividend distribution announcement in relation to the SPP
25/05/201212:13IPFIVA - Investec Warrants - Declaration of a distribution announcement on
25/05/201212:12IPFIVB - Investec Warrants - Declaration of a distribution announcement on
25/05/201212:00 Protech Khuthele Holdings Limited - Appointment of Managing Director of
25/05/201211:13PREFEX - Prefex Co Limited - Distribution finalisation announcement
25/05/201210:31SCIB - Standard Bank warrants - Notice Of Rollover Of Standard Bank Share
25/05/201210:00SOL - Sasol Limited - Sasol appoints non-executive Directors
25/05/201209:51 Vunani Limited - Directors dealings in securities
25/05/201209:30 Metmar Limited - Dealings in securities by a director
25/05/201209:03 Distell Group Limited - Dealings in securities by a director of a major
25/05/201208:51 Rockwell Diamonds Incorporated - Press release regarding Results
25/05/201208:33 Pinnacle Technology Holdings Limited - Dealing in securities by a director
25/05/201208:30DRD\VIL - DRDGOLD Limited\ Village Main Reef Limited - Joint update in respect
25/05/201208:05 Rockwell Diamonds Incorporated - Consolidated financial statements for the
25/05/201208:00GEN - General - Consultation process on proposed changes to Listings
25/05/201208:00 Palabora Mining Company Limited - Further cautionary announcement
25/05/201208:00 Famous Brands Limited - Appointment of a non-executive director and an
25/05/201207:10 British American Tobacco p.l.c - Transaction in own shares
25/05/201207:10SYN926 - Synthesis Funding Limited - New Financial Instrument Listing
25/05/201207:06 Anglo American plc - Block listing six monthly return
25/05/201207:05BIBAY - Bayport Securitisation (RF) Limited - Bayport Securitisation monthly
25/05/201207:05 Anglo American plc - Block listing six monthly return
25/05/201207:05/SHP - Shoprite Investments Limited/Shoprite Holdings Limited - Listing

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