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 The Sharenet Daily 
Thursday, 02 August 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
Gold prices fell to one-week lows on Thursday after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi disappointed investors expecting him to outline bolder action to contain the euro zone debt crisis in a key policy statement.  Full story

Total revenue for the interim period ended 30 June 2012 rocketed to R31.4 billion (2011: R19.8 billion), while total earnings attributable to Liberty shareholders grew to R1.6 billion (2011: R1.2 billion). Furthermore, headline earnings per share rose 633.5cps (2011: 443cps). Interim divi  Full story
Former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan is quitting as international peace envoy for Syria, frustrated by "finger-pointing" at the United Nations while the armed rebellion against President Bashar al-Assad becomes increasingly bloody.  Full story
Former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan is stepping down as the U.N.-Arab League mediator in the 17-month-old Syria conflict at the end of the month, the United Nations said on Thursday, the latest sign that the outlook for a diplomatic solution is bleak.  Full story
Romania's Constitutional Court on Thursday delayed ruling on whether a referendum to impeach the president was valid, an unexpected twist that extends a damaging political crisis.  Full story
Global stocks and the euro tumbled o n T hursday after the European Central Bank disappointed investors who were hoping for immediate action. . .  Full story
Britain's leading FTSE share index fell on Thursday, retreating from a three-month high after the European Central Bank failed to deliver widely expected. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, putting the S&P 500 on track for its fourth straight drop, after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi. . .  Full story
European shares ended Thursday's volatile session sharply lower as European Central Bank President Mario Draghi disappointed investors who had been expecting some bold. . .  Full story

U.S. stocks trimmed their losses in a volatile session on Thursday, with the Nasdaq turning positive.. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks opened lower on Thursday following disappointing comments from Mario Draghi, the president of the European Central Bank.. . .  Full story
U.S. stock index futures turned sharply negative on Thursday, quickly erasing a short-lived bounce that followed comments from Mario Draghi, the president of the. . .  Full story
Britain's top share index hit three-month highs on Thursday as investors bet the European Central Bank will announce new stimulus measures to help. . .  Full story
SA Business
Australian shares rose 0.2 percent to a 10-week closing high on Thursday, as top miners and Woodside Petroleum gained on hopes the European Central Bank will deliver a stimulus measure that will help global economy. Miner BHP Billiton rose 1 percent and. . .  Full story
South Africa's All-share index hit a record high for the third straight trading session on Thursday, edging up as shares of miners and brewers continued to gain on optimism for growth in Africa's top economy.. . .  Full story

South Africa's rand weakened against the dollar on Thursday after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi disappointed investors who had bet. . .  Full story
Nigerian conglomerate UAC said on Thursday its pretax profit for the first half rose 11 percent year-on-year to 3.5 billion naira,. . .  Full story
Sony Corp slashed its forecast for 2012/13 operating profit and lowered its sales expectations for key products including its handheld PSP and PS Vita. . .  Full story
Aquarius Platinum has reopened the Kwezi shaft at its Kroondal mine in South Africa, where operations were suspended after a deadly. . .  Full story

South Africa's total new car sales increased by 18.3 percent year-on-year to 54,067 units in July, the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers (NAAMSA) reported on Thursday.. . .  Full story
Liberty Holdings, Africa's third-largest life insurer by market value, posted an expected 43 percent rise in first-half earnings on Thursday and said it was looking for expansion opportunities in the western. . .  Full story
The South African rand firmed against the dollar on Thursday on hopes the European Central Bank would announce further monetary stimulus to support ailing euro zone economies at a policy meeting. . .  Full story
Company News
On 19 July 2012 Blue Label reported that non-recurring income arising from an extraneous transaction, the details of which remain confidential,. . .  Full story
As required by the trust indenture dated May 3, 2007, between the corporation and Computershare Trust Company of Canada (''CTCC''), as. . .  Full story
FUU Sale of Ezulweni and Management changes First Uranium Corporation (Continued under the laws of Ontario, Canada) (Registration number 2082276) (South African. . .  Full story
Upon the successful conclusion of both the Gold One transaction and the sale of Mine Waste Solutions to AngloGold Ashanti (the. . .  Full story

FUU Sale of Ezulweni and Management changes First Uranium Corporation (Continued under the laws of Ontario, Canada) (Registration number 2082276) (South African. . .  Full story
Fiuranium announced that the implementation date for the sale of its Ezulwini Mine to Gold One International Ltd. (Gold One), as. . .  Full story
Aquarius advised that the situation reported at Kwezi shaft has calmed following the intervention of the South African Police Services. Following. . .  Full story
Shareholders are notified that at the company's annual general meeting held on 1 August 2012, the special resolutions and ordinary resolutions. . .  Full story
Company Results
Revenue increased to USD42.8 million (USD24.7 million). A gross loss from mining activities of USD3.4 million (profit of USD2.1 million) was. . .  Full story
Revenue from continuing operations increased to AUD2.1 million (AUD1.2 million). A net attributable profit of AUD0.6 million (loss of AUD5.1 million). . .  Full story
Revenue for the interim period increased to R5.9 billion (2011: R5.7 billion). Net operating profit lowered to R1.3 billion (2011: R1.4. . .  Full story
Net interest income for the interim period increased to R9.2 billion (2011: R8.4 billion). Operating income rose to R13.2 billion (2011:. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0035033.09-36.00-0.11%
JSE Top 4017:0030817.28-41.00-0.14%
JSE Gold17:002424.9136.001.55%
JSE Financial17:0026848.99-17.00-0.06%
JSE Industrial17:0041035.41-60.00-0.15%
JSE Indust 2517:0034993.45-42.00-0.12%
JSE Resource17:0046593.07-60.00-0.13%
DJ Futures19:5812761.00-158.00-1.22%
DJ Ind19:5812822.19-153.94-1.19%
SP 50019:581358.76-16.38-1.19%
FTSE 10017:355662.30-50.52-0.88%
All Ords08:594290.107.400.17%
NZSE 5007:483564.1133.460.95%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:591585.34-14.14-0.88%
Gold R19:5813273.49-72.03-0.54%
Gold R/kg19:58426685-2098-0.49%
Silver $19:5927.0000-.3630-1.33%
Platinum $19:591381.00-15.00-1.07%
Palladium $19:59565.40-14.10-2.43%
Brent Crude19:58106.37-.23-0.22%
Rand / Dollar19:598.36460.02490.30%
Rand / Pound19:5512.94400.01400.11%
Rand / Euro19:5510.1776-0.0243-0.24%
Rand / NZD19:586.76770.02530.38%
Rand / AUD19:558.74800.01850.21%
Yen / Dollar19:5978.2350-0.1880-0.24%
Euro / Dollar19:550.82180.00440.54%
Dollar / Euro19:591.2160-0.0065-0.53%
Pound / Dollar19:550.64460.00130.20%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 WILDRNESS  3504012.90.%1203
2 GBGOLD  472378.51.%1777
3 MAS  1130696.50.%7390
4 S-OCEAN  165106.45.%23000
5 ROLFES  370205.71.%9290
6 VERIMARK  10754.90.%6757
7 HUGE  11554.55.%39100
8 NICTUS  330144.43.%15908
9 POYNTING  12554.17.%65340
10 SANTAM  174006503.88.%17255
11 GRANPRADE  275103.77.%36063
12 ATLATSA  14053.70.%4400
13 TRADEH  665233.58.%189820
14 RAINBOW  1398473.48.%13537
15 EXCELL  13043.17.%386000
16 DRDGOLD  510153.03.%155307
17 VPIF  989293.02.%154611
18 AFRO-C  33092.80.%43626
19 CADIZ  18552.78.%6800
20 PINNACLE  1646422.62.%359119

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 DELTA  648-52-7.43.%300
2 AQUARIUS  460-35-7.07.%1593554
3 LITHA  384-29-7.02.%210813
4 TREMATON  167-11-6.18.%9048
5 PALLINGHT  220-10-4.35.%30302
6 CALGRO  400-18-4.31.%69340
7 CAPEVIN  11500-500-4.17.%50
8 URONE  1812-73-3.87.%8510
9 COAL  314-12-3.68.%799225
10 SOVFOOD  410-15-3.53.%235110
11 AMA  280-10-3.45.%55896
12 JUBILEE  112-4-3.45.%149218
13 MVELAGRP  321-11-3.31.%2000
14 RICHEMONT  4651-149-3.10.%10189112
15 ELBGROUP  2105-65-3.00.%370
16 JASCO  146-4-2.67.%72400
17 REUNERT  7775-205-2.57.%142775
18 BRIMST-N  960-25-2.54.%28045
19 CITYLDG  8000-199-2.43.%7779
20 YORK  381-9-2.31.%37400

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 GRANPRADE  275275103.77.%36063
2 VPIF  989989293.02.%154611
3 SYNERGY-B  635635152.42.%15000
4 LIFEHC  34133440621.85.%2768745
5 DISCOVERY  553055361001.84.%921120
6 BATS  45049453897431.68.%884529
7 NETCARE  16791679241.45.%2178341
8 NEDCOR  18329186982111.16.%328837
9 BIDVEST  20500206821880.93.%878501
10 REMGRO  14446145751190.83.%1083423
11 IMPERIAL  1911819304680.36.%358080
12 REINET  1580159550.32.%1038296
13 SABMILLER  3672336999900.25.%1322404
14 ACUCAP  4731482010.02.%129999
15 OLDMUTUAL  20782110-14-0.67.%6882106
16 MEDCLIN  42244494-56-1.31.%1836764
17 BRIMST-N  9601020-25-2.54.%28045

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 AQUARIUS  460450-35-7.07.%1593554
2 COAL  314300-12-3.68.%799225
3 CBH  375370-3-0.79.%191014
4 ARM   1540015426-99-0.64.%201156

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4030,817.00-41.00-0.14%
Mid Cap51,188.0059.000.12%
Small Cap37,070.00-129.00-0.35%
Resource 2046,593.00-60.00-0.13%
Industrial 2534,993.00-42.00-0.12%
Financial 1510,032.00-7.00-0.07%
Financial & Ind. 3038,460.00-55.00-0.14%
All Share35,033.00-36.00-0.11%
Oil & Gas 26,906.00438.001.66%
Mining 29,893.00-109.00-0.37%
Gold Mining2,424.0036.001.55%
Platinum Mining48.00.00-1.29%
GENERAL MINING7,616.00-50.00-0.66%
Oil & Gas Producers 14,467.00236.001.66%
Basic Materials 25,617.00-95.00-0.37%
Chemicals 15,288.00-83.00-0.54%
Forestry & Paper 13,541.00-61.00-0.45%
Industrial Metals 27,479.00-74.00-0.27%
Industrials 35,111.00138.000.40%
General Industrials
Consumer Goods 35,311.00-215.00-0.61%
Automobiles & Parts 5,910.0025.000.43%
Household Goods162.00-2-1.77%
Health Care 49,440.00538.001.10%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 63,845.0032.000.05%
Personal Goods 464.00-14.00-3.02%
Consumer Services 72,
General Retailers 62,228.00137.000.22%
Travel & Leisure 3,877.00-35.00-0.91%
Support Services 2,263.00-5.00-0.24%
Telecommunications 73,826.00-35.00-0.05%
Financials 26,848.00-17.00-0.06%
Banks 49,747.0030.000.06%
Non-life Insurance 44,408.001659.003.88%
Life Insurance 21,231.00-85.00-0.40%
General Financial 2,489.004.000.18%
Technology 30,189.00120.000.40%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,983.00-10-0.37%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,119.00-7-0.25%
COAL MINING21,329.00-27-0.13%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,533.0020.04%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,057.00-11-1.11%
RESOURCE 25,746.00-16-0.06%
DIVIDEND PLUS195.0000.08%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 407,163.00-9-0.13%
Capped Top 4016,275.00-22-0.14%
Capped All Share17,723.00-18-0.10%
JSE TABACO 5,756.00951.69%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
03 Aug 2012INVPROPMarch 2012 (Final)
03 Aug 2012RANLDJune 2012 (Interim)
06 Aug 2012ANGLDJune 2012 (Interim)
06 Aug 2012ANGLD-AJune 2012 (Interim)
06 Aug 2012ANGLD-BJune 2012 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
LIB-HOLD12-08-0212-08-2412-09-03R 1.9200
NEDBANK-P12-08-0112-08-1712-08-27R 0.3730
EXXARO12-08-0112-09-1412-09-25R 3.5000
ZURICH SA12-08-0112-08-2412-09-03R 1.0000
NEDBANK12-08-0112-08-3112-09-10R 3.4000
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
SBR00312-07-1312-07-2712-08-06R 1.4800
SABMILLER12-05-2412-08-0212-08-17R 0.6950
SYNERGY A12-07-1912-08-0212-08-13R 0.4422
VILLAGE12-06-2112-07-2712-08-06R 0.3000
FOORDCMPS12-07-1012-07-2712-08-06R 0.3000

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
INVVInvestec Bank Ltd.02/08/2012Confirmed
GDNGooderson Leisure Corporation Ltd.02/08/2012Confirmed
INLPInvestec Bank Ltd.02/08/2012Confirmed
INLVInvestec Bank Ltd.02/08/2012Confirmed
INVPInvestec Bank Ltd.02/08/2012Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
02/08/201217:39INVESTEC BANK LTD - Adjournment of meeting
02/08/201217:38INVESTEC LIMITED - Adjournment of meeting
02/08/201217:36INVESTEC LIMITED - Results of AGM
02/08/201216:58LABEL TELECOMS LIMITED - Trading statement
02/08/201216:30Kelly Group Limited - Disclosure Of A Significant Holding In Kelly Group Limited...
02/08/201216:30FIRST URANIUM CORPORATION - Sale of Ezulweni and Management changes
02/08/201216:30ZURICH INSURANCE COMPANY S A LTD - Announcement of the unaudited Group results a...
02/08/201216:25AUSTRO GROUP LIMITED - Financial assistance
02/08/201215:27African Bank Investments Limited - Voluntary Disclosure: Dealing In Securities B...
02/08/201214:45DEUTSCHE BANK AG - Termination of listing - TOPDWQ
02/08/201214:35DEVELOPMENT BANK OF SOUTH AFRICA - DBSA Board annouces new CFO
02/08/201213:46Standard Bank Of South Africa Ld - Scib - The Standard Bank Of South Africa Limi...
02/08/201213:32NEW CORPCAPITAL LIMITED - Finalisation announcement and salient dates for corpor...
02/08/201213:00INVICTA HOLDINGS LIMITED - Cautionary announcement
02/08/201212:53Transnet SOC Limited - TN23 BOND TAP
02/08/201212:52Transnet SOC Limited - TN25 BOND TAP
02/08/201212:50Transnet SOC Limited - TN20 BOND TAP ISSUE
02/08/201212:45EXCELLERATE HOLDINGS LIMITED - Salient Dates and Times - PRO RATA Offer and Del...
02/08/201211:17Famous Brands Limited - Announcement Relating To Documents Available For Inspect...
02/08/201211:00Ferrum Crescent Limited - Substantial Shareholder Notice
02/08/201210:45Aquarius Platinum Limited - Situation Calms At Kwezi
02/08/201210:45Assore Limited - Change To Board Of Directors
02/08/201210:35FIRSTRAND BANK LIMITED - New Instrument Listing
02/08/201210:30AFRIMAT LIMITED - Results of Annual General Meeting and Business Update
02/08/201210:15BIDVESTCO LIMITED - Full Capital Redemption
02/08/201210:15PRIMESERV GROUP LIMITED - Directors dealing in securities
02/08/201210:14Orion Real Estate Limited - Resignation Of Director
02/08/201210:11Standard Bank Of South Africa Ld - Scib - The Standard Bank Of South Africa Limi...
02/08/201210:06REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA - Switch Announcement indicative yield
02/08/201210:04IVUZI INVESTMENTS LIMITED - New Instrument Listing
02/08/201210:04MACQUARIE SECURITIES SA (PTY) LTD - New Instrument Listing
02/08/201210:03MACQUARIE SECURITIES SA (PTY) LTD - New Instrument Listing
02/08/201209:54GRAYSTON CONDUIT 1 (PTY) LTD - Grayston Conduit 1 (Proprietary) Limited JSE Code...
02/08/201209:00Litha Healthcare Group Limited - Trading, Operational And Strategic Update
02/08/201208:15LONRHO PLC - Share issue to easyGroup and Lonrho
02/08/201207:40Gold Fields Limited - Sens Announcement - South Deep Mine
02/08/201207:10New Gold Issuer Limited - Listing Of Additional Newgold Debentures
02/08/201207:06Brikor Limited - Change To The Board Of Directors
02/08/201207:06LIBERTY HOLDINGS LIMITED - Financial results For the six months ended 30 June 20...
02/08/201207:06British American Tobacco Plc - Transaction In Own Shares
02/08/201207:05SOUTH OCEAN HOLDINGS LIMITED - Interim results
02/08/201207:05ALLIED ELECTRONICS CORPORATION LTD - Protection for Whistle-Blowers
02/08/201207:05JSE LIMITED - Amendments to the JSE Listings Requirements in relation to Press A...

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