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 The Sharenet Daily 
Wednesday, 30 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 Reserve Bank will not use reserves to try and manage the exchange rate as this would not be good use of the money, Governor Gill Marcus reiterated on Wednesday.  Full story

South Africa's rand fell to a new 2012 low against the dollar on Wednesday and was among the hardest hit by a stampede away from riskier assets with investors unnerved by the deteriorating euro crisis.  Full story
Former Liberian President Charles Taylor was jailed for 50 years on Wednesday for helping Sierra Leonean rebels commit what a court in The Hague called some of the worst war crimes in history.  Full story
France had more jobseekers in April than any time this century as numbers rose for the twelfth month running, and the labour ministry said it was braced for more layoffs in the months ahead.  Full story
Poland has demanded an apology from Washington after President Barack Obama spoke of a "Polish death camp" while announcing an award to a resistance fighter for alerting the world to the Nazi Holocaust, largely perpetrated on Polish soil.  Full story
Gold rose in choppy trade on Wednesday as sharp losses in equities and other commodities spurred safe-haven demand, while technical buying also provided a. . .  Full story
European shares fell sharply on Wednesday and looked poised for further jitters amid signs Spain's economic and banking crisis was deepening and on. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks fell more than 1 percent on Wednesday as mounting fears about the euro zone prompted investors to sell sectors tied to. . .  Full story
Benchmark U.S. Treasury yields fell to their lowest levels in at least 60 years on Wednesday, and stocks and commodities sold off as. . .  Full story

Britain's top shares dropped on Wednesday, snapping a four-session rally, as rising bond yields for Italy and Spain and the latest poll results. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks opened lower on Wednesday as rising bond yields for Italy and Spain and the latest poll results in Greece worsened fears. . .  Full story
European shares pared losses on Wednesday after the European Commission called for a recapitalisation of euro zone banks from its permanent bailout fund, although. . .  Full story
U.S. stock index futures cut their losses on Wednesday following comments from the European Commission outlining an economic strategy for the region's banking system.. . .  Full story
SA Business
South African stocks snapped a two-day winning streak on Wednesday and followed a slide in global equities as investors worldwide offloaded assets seen as risky on worsening fears about the euro. . .  Full story
South Africa's rand weakened over 1.8 percent to a six-month low against the dollar on Wednesday as political uncertainty in Greece fanned a fresh wave of risk aversion.. . .  Full story
Growth in credit demand by South Africa's private sector braked more than expected to 7.33 percent year-on-year in April compared with a 9.16 percent rise in March, central bank data showed. . .  Full story

South Africa's No.3 gold miner, Harmony Gold, has agreed to sell its Evander mine to Africa-focused Pan African Resources for 1.5. . .  Full story
Carbon market trading rose 11 percent to a record value of $176 billion in 2011 as an increase in secondary trading volumes offset. . .  Full story
Caterpillar Inc reached a $115 million deal to sell South African industrial group Barloworld Ltd its Bucyrus distribution and support business. . .  Full story
U.S. coal miner Peabody Energy Corp has attracted a bid from South Korean trader LG International for its Wilkie Creek mine in Australia, which. . .  Full story

South Africa's rand eased against the dollar in early Wednesday trade and is likely to stay on the back foot as fears of contagion from Europe's liquidity problems dent investors' appetite for higher yielding but riskier emerging market assets.. . .  Full story
Company News
Grindrod shareholders are advised that at the annual general meeting of shareholders held on Wednesday, 30 May 2012, the requisite majority. . .  Full story
Shareholders are advised that all of the resolutions proposed in the notice to shareholders incorporated in the notice of annual general. . .  Full story
Shareholders are advised that the group's basic and diluted earnings share are anticipated to be between 77 and 80 cents per. . .  Full story
Shareholders are referred to the terms announcement released on SENS on 21 May 2012 in which Blue shareholders were advised that. . .  Full story

A review of the financial results for the six months ended 31 March 2012 by management has indicated that the earnings. . .  Full story
A webcast presentation by the CEO of Barloworld, Mr Clive Thomson, to discuss the transaction was held on 30 May 2012. . .  Full story
Shareholders are advised that the cautionary announcement issued on 18 May 2012 is hereby withdrawn and caution is no longer required. . .  Full story
Further to the cautionary announcement dated 18 May 2012, shareholders are advised that Barloworld and its subsidiaries, Barloworld South Africa (Pty). . .  Full story
Company Results
Turnover increased by 5% to R2.3 billion (R2.2 billion). Gross profit was down 1% to R1.050 billion (R1.059 billion). Operating profit. . .  Full story
Gross property revenue for the year ended 31 March 2012 increased to R979.3 million (2011: R850.5 million). Operating profit before finance. . .  Full story
Revenue. . .  Full story
Revenue for the year ended 31 March 2012 increased to R14.5 billion (2011: R12.4 billion). Gross profit was higher at R4.9. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0032968.81-471.39-1.41%
JSE Top 4017:0029063.62-467.60-1.58%
JSE Gold17:002475.91-42.86-1.70%
JSE Financial17:0024724.08-292.83-1.17%
JSE Industrial17:0037497.38-301.02-0.80%
JSE Indust 2517:0031615.93-250.50-0.79%
JSE Resource17:0046597.90-1198.45-2.51%
DJ Futures19:5612420.00-152.00-1.21%
DJ Ind19:4512450.21-130.48-1.04%
SP 50019:561316.53-15.89-1.19%
FTSE 10017:355297.28-93.86-1.74%
All Ords08:484148.70-19.50-0.47%
NZSE 5007:463481.343.050.09%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:581568.0613.800.89%
Gold R19:5713357.32445.903.45%
Gold R/kg19:5642925973101.73%
Silver $19:5828.1030.29301.05%
Platinum $19:581400.25-23.25-1.63%
Palladium $19:58605.303.600.60%
Brent Crude19:56103.83-3.01-2.82%
Rand / Dollar19:588.51690.21012.53%
Rand / Pound19:5513.17680.21581.66%
Rand / Euro19:5510.55610.18051.74%
Rand / NZD19:576.43410.10561.67%
Rand / AUD19:558.29880.12131.48%
Yen / Dollar19:5879.0000-0.5360-0.67%
Euro / Dollar19:550.80710.00650.81%
Dollar / Euro19:581.2384-0.0104-0.83%
Pound / Dollar19:550.64500.00570.89%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 HOWDEN  21751959.85.%17467
2 COMAIR  145107.41.%6045
3 ARB  385205.48.%10000
4 BCX  465204.49.%303830
5 AVUSA  1992814.24.%309073
6 WINHOLD  11443.64.%5000
7 TRNSHEX  330103.13.%81134
8 DCENTRIX  500153.09.%38850
9 SPURCORP  1700503.03.%47844
10 DELTA  670182.76.%6750
11 TASTE  24562.51.%38300
12 CAPEVIN  104002001.96.%32
13 TSOGO-SUN  1835351.94.%5180
14 ILIAD  535101.90.%113437
15 KEATON   31051.64.%120903
16 METROFILE  33551.52.%18625
17 INVICTA  6699991.50.%18486
18 ELLIES   37551.35.%122703
19 PSG  5750751.32.%11050
20 CAPCO  2571311.22.%60578

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 PUTPROP  625-65-9.42.%38475
2 KELLY  275-25-8.33.%548300
3 COAL  465-39-7.74.%875864
4 AMA  252-18-6.67.%38474
5 S-OCEAN  178-12-6.32.%412232
6 ALTRON-P  2242-127-5.36.%859961
7 GOLDONE  364-19-4.96.%63390
8 ARM   16400-850-4.93.%583920
9 ALTRON  2325-120-4.91.%31105
10 ADAPTIT  105-5-4.55.%14250
11 VILLAGE  147-7-4.55.%1008659
12 BASREAD  1385-65-4.48.%26939
13 LONMIN  9405-395-4.03.%2447765
14 RAINBOW  1450-60-3.97.%160566
15 YORK  375-15-3.85.%24254
16 PBT  176-7-3.83.%25
17 IMPLATS  13516-533-3.79.%2065177
18 PHUMELELA  1000-35-3.38.%83200
19 ASPEN  11513-387-3.25.%982216
20 INVPLC  4327-142-3.18.%1504545

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 HOWDEN  217521751959.85.%17467
2 CAPEVIN  10400104002001.96.%32
3 DIPULA-B  59559550.85.%5000
4 REUNERT  67107350-85-1.25.%675987

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 LONMIN  94059405-395-4.03.%2447765
2 PHUMELELA  1000700-35-3.38.%83200
3 ALTECH  48004766-130-2.64.%649892
4 ADCOCK  56835534-137-2.35.%674666
5 LONAFRIC  110110-1-0.90.%44600

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4029,063.62-467.60-1.58%
Mid Cap47,492.72-304.16-0.64%
Small Cap35,282.96-103.25-0.29%
Resource 2046,597.90-1198.45-2.51%
Industrial 2531,615.93-250.50-0.79%
Financial 159,313.74-130.35-1.38%
Financial & Ind. 3035,054.88-359.65-1.02%
All Share32,968.81-471.39-1.41%
Oil & Gas 27,091.49-557.72-2.02%
Mining 29,850.74-779.73-2.55%
Gold Mining2,475.91-42.86-1.70%
Platinum Mining50.63-1.78-3.40%
GENERAL MINING7,469.36-203.96-2.66%
Oil & Gas Producers 14,566.60-299.87-2.02%
Basic Materials 25,616.71-649.08-2.47%
Chemicals 14,407.27-152.06-1.04%
Forestry & Paper 13,544.68-239.04-1.73%
Industrial Metals 28,830.83-588.30-2.00%
Industrials 32,174.43-298.00-0.92%
General Industrials 88.22-.65-0.73%
Consumer Goods 32,537.98-173.62-0.53%
Automobiles & Parts 5,649.8233.960.60%
Household Goods172.20-1-0.76%
Health Care 41,838.50-568.05-1.34%
Beverages 106.28.350.33%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 57,841.68-508.62-0.87%
Personal Goods 491.99-9.39-1.87%
Consumer Services 65,151.67-299.06-0.46%
General Retailers 53,623.36-203.52-0.38%
Travel & Leisure 3,811.73-18.28-0.48%
Media 97.95-.22-0.22%
Support Services 2,385.61.000.00%
Telecommunications 66,171.45-917.60-1.37%
Financials 24,724.08-292.83-1.17%
Banks 47,721.72-695.71-1.44%
Non-life Insurance 42,366.86-441.54-1.03%
Life Insurance 19,262.42-242.91-1.25%
General Financial 2,252.05-37.58-1.64%
Technology 27,832.03-79.06-0.28%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,920.08-66-2.21%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,039.32-62-2.01%
COAL MINING24,974.62-353-1.39%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,321.14-8-0.16%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,121.61-8-0.73%
CAPPED PROPERTY 337.59-0.36%
RESOURCE 25,744.11-650-2.46%
DIVIDEND PLUS189.66-2-1.11%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 406,838.47-112-1.61%
Capped Top 4015,367.42-242-1.55%
Capped All Share16,681.56-237-1.40%
JSE TABACO 5,058.4090.18%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
31 May 2012ACTOWERSFebruary 2012 (Final)
31 May 2012ADRENNAFebruary 2012 (Final)
31 May 2012ADRENNAPFebruary 2012 (Final)
31 May 2012AFEAGLEDecember 2011 (Final)
31 May 2012ANNUITYMarch 2012 (Final)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
WILDRNESS12-05-3012-06-0812-06-27R 0.0860
HOWDEN12-05-3012-06-2912-07-09R 1.4600
TRUSTCO12-05-3012-06-2912-07-20R 0.0225
HOWDEN12-05-3012-06-2912-07-09R 0.2900
ADCOCK12-05-2912-06-1512-06-25R 0.8600
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
ANGLD12-05-1012-05-2512-06-08R 1.0000
OASIS12-05-0912-05-2512-06-04R 0.4399
FPT12-05-1012-05-2512-06-04R 0.2800
ARROWA12-05-0912-05-2512-06-04R 0.1500
BEIGEPREF212-05-1112-05-2512-06-04R 0.1294

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
SBKStandard Bank Group Ltd.31/05/2012Confirmed
SBKPStandard Bank Group Ltd.31/05/2012Confirmed
CMHPCombined Motor Holdings Ltd.31/05/2012Confirmed
CMHCombined Motor Holdings Ltd.31/05/2012Confirmed
ILAAIliad Africa Ltd.31/05/2012Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
30/05/201217:47 Pan African Resources PLC - Pan African to acquire 100% of Evander Gold
30/05/201217:47 Witwatersrand Consolidated Gold Resources Limited - Termination of
30/05/201217:46 Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited - Agreement to dispose of Evander Gold
30/05/201217:45 Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited - Termination of agreement with The
30/05/201217:45 StratCorp Limited - Reviewed condensed provisional financial results
30/05/201217:37 Anglo American plc - Treasury Shares - Transfers
30/05/201217:33 Total Client Services Limited - Trading Statement
30/05/201217:27SCIB/USDSCH - The Standard Bank Of South Africa Limited - Notice of expiry of
30/05/201217:24 Labat Africa Limited - Trading Statement
30/05/201217:11 New Corpcapital Limited - Trading statement in respect of the interim
30/05/201217:04LEO01- Lion Of Africa Insurance Company Limited - Full Capital Redemption
30/05/201216:52GND\GNDP - Grindrod Limited - Results of The Meeting of preference shareholders
30/05/201216:48 Fairvest Property Holdings Limited - Update on Property Acquisitions and
30/05/201216:47 Cargo Carriers Limited - No Change statement and notice of Annual General
30/05/201216:46 Santam Limited - Results of Annual General Meeting
30/05/201216:45 Cadiz Holdings Limited - Trading Statement
30/05/201216:42 Mazor Group Limited - No change statement and notice of Annual General
30/05/201216:40 Blue - Posting of Circular and Notice of General Meeting
30/05/201216:02 Poynting Holdings Limited - Dealings in securities by a director`s
30/05/201216:00 RACEC Group Limited - Trading Statement
30/05/201216:00port For The Year Ended 29 February 2012
30/05/201215:58 Forbes Coal - Forbes February 2012 Financial year end results
30/05/201215:53 African Media Entertainment Limited - Trading Statement
30/05/201215:33BIIVU - iVuzi Investments Limited - Listing of New Financial Instrument
30/05/201215:32BIFR1 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Full Capital Redemption
30/05/201215:27 Grand Parade Investments Limited - Dealing in securities by an associate
30/05/201215:26 Grand Parade Investments Limited - Dealing in securities by an associate
30/05/201215:22BIIVU - iVuzi Investments Limited - Listing of New Financial Instrument
30/05/201215:00 Tradehold Limited - Audited results for the 12 months to 29 February 2012
30/05/201214:05 Barloworld Limited - Press Release
30/05/201214:00BAW/BAWP - Barloworld Limited - Proposed Acquisition and Withdrawal of
30/05/201213:44SBV/SVN - Sabvest Limited - Notification of director`s dealing in Sabvest
30/05/201213:43 Zaptronix Limited - Condensed un-audited interim results for the six
30/05/201213:37 Howden Africa Holdings Limited - Results of AGM
30/05/201213:34 Adcorp Holdings Limited - Director`s dealings in securities
30/05/201213:26 Forbes Coal - Press release year end February 2012
30/05/201212:50BIFR1 - FirstRand Bank Limited - Listing of New Financial Instrument
30/05/201212:43 Cashbuild Limited - Dealing in securities by a director
30/05/201212:28GND\GNDP - Grindrod Limited - Trading Statement
30/05/201212:05 Howden Africa Holdings Limited - Chairman`s Statement at the Annual
30/05/201212:01RMBT40 - RMB Top 40 Exchange Traded Fund - Resignation and Appointment of
30/05/201212:00 Shoprite Holdings Limited - Specific issue of shares for the conversion of
30/05/201212:00 Howden - Declaration of a final and a special dividend
30/05/201212:00RMBINF - RMB Inflation-X - Appointment of a Non-Executive Director
30/05/201211:58ABL\ABLP - African Bank Investments Limited - Dealing in securities by Director
30/05/201211:48BIIVU - iVuzi Investments Limited - Full Capital Redemption
30/05/201210:55 Santam Limited - Operational update to shareholders following its
30/05/201210:52 Massmart Holdings Limited - Trading of Massmart ordinary shares on
30/05/201210:39MQB02 - Macquarie Securities South Africa (PTY) Limited - New Financial
30/05/201210:38MQB01 - Macquarie Securities South Africa (Pty) Limited - New Financial
30/05/201210:28APK/APKP - Astrapak Limited - Resignation and new appointments
30/05/201210:18 Adcorp Holdings Limited - Posting of integrated annual report and
30/05/201210:15 Vunani Limited - Directors dealings in securities
30/05/201210:00 Trustco Group Holdings Limited - Reviewed provisional consolidated
30/05/201210:00 Blue - Delayed results publication
30/05/201209:58AWA/AWB - Arrowhead - Earnings and Headline Earnings per unit for the six months
30/05/201209:54 Tawana Resources NL - Change of Director`s Interest Notice
30/05/201209:53 Tawana Resources NL - Change of Director`s Interest Notice
30/05/201209:52 Tawana Resources NL - Change of Director`s Interest Notice
30/05/201209:51MACII - Macquarie Internationale Investments Limited - Listing of New
30/05/201209:51 Tawana Resources NL - Change of Director`s Interest Notice
30/05/201209:09 Royal Bafokeng Platinum Limited - Dealing in securities by an
30/05/201209:00 Keaton Energy Holdings Limited - Preliminary summarised audited group
30/05/201209:00 ZCI Limited - Further cautionary announcement
30/05/201208:52 Tawana Resources NL - An Historic Iron Ore District in Liberia
30/05/201207:47 AFGRI Limited - Renewal of cautionary announcement
30/05/201207:30 Infrasors Holdings Limited - Reviewed Condensed Consolidated Results for
30/05/201207:10 British American Tobacco p.l.c
30/05/201207:07 First Uranium Corporation - Leading Proxy Advisory Firm ISS recommends
30/05/201207:06 MTN Group Limited - Results of annual general meeting
30/05/201207:05 Skinwell - Audited Condensed Group Financial Results for the year ended
30/05/201207:05 City Lodge Hotels Limited - Voluntary Announcement: City Lodge Hotels
30/05/201207:05 Wilderness Holdings Limited - Audited condensed Group Financial results
30/05/201207:05CUL\CULP - Cullinan Holdings Limited - Unreviewed condensed consolidated results

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