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 The Sharenet Daily 
Monday, 20 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
Platinum prices jumped nearly 2 percent on Monday, hitting a two-month high after deadly violence at a mine in top producer South Africa triggered heavy speculative buying on supply worries. Gold edged up 0.3 percent as inflow into the holdings of the world's largest bullion-backed exchange-trad  Full story

Britain's top share index fell on Monday, easing further from four-month highs hit last week, weighed by a slide in banks and commodity stocks as expectations for stimulus measures in China and Europe took a slight knock.  Full story
U.S. stocks fell modestly on Monday on signs of fatigue after six consecutive weeks of gains and after the European central bank quelled. . .  Full story
Europe's top shares fell on Monday, dragged down by weakness in banks, as the European Central Bank and Germany's finance ministry deflated hopes. . .  Full story
Global shares slid and the euro wavered on Monday after the European Central Bank sought to squash speculation about the potential shape of. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks slipped at the open on Monday following six weeks of gains on the S&P 500, but Aetna's purchase of rival insurer. . .  Full story

Hong Kong shares slipped on Monday, with Chinese banks hurt after a mainland newspaper controlled by the central bank reported that cuts in. . .  Full story
As markets' summer doldrums leave financial volatility and trading volumes at their lowest in years, investors are puzzling over what appears to be complacency. . .  Full story
Britain's blue-chip index was flat in early deals on Monday as investors consolidated recent gains in thin corporate and economic newsflow.. . .  Full story
European stocks inched lower early on Monday, halting their sharp rally started in late July, although the losses were limited by growing expectation. . .  Full story
SA Business
South African stocks edged lower on Monday as gold miner Harmony Gold extended losses on a surprise quarterly loss, and as investors bet some equities in Africa's largest economy might be. . .  Full story
Platinum prices hit their highest since early July on Monday after an outbreak of violence in major producer South Africa sparked a 5 percent rally last week, fuelling the metal's biggest. . .  Full story
Asian shares inched lower on Monday, taking a break from recent gains when investor risk appetite had risen on hopes that Europe's policymakers will take decisive steps to tackle the euro. . .  Full story

South Africa's rand recovered some ground against the dollar on Monday although the market was still nervous that last week's violence. . .  Full story
Anglo American, wrestling institutional investors frustrated with a battered mining sector, faces a major test this week in the shape of a deal. . .  Full story
An official at world No. 3 platinum producer Lonmin Plc said on Monday there was no ore production yet after workers returned to. . .  Full story
Zambia will double its strategic maize reserves to 1 million tonnes and limit exports to keep prices of the staple food. . .  Full story

South Africa's 2012/13 sugar output is estimated at 2.177 million tonnes slightly down from a previous forecast of 2.18 million tonnes, South African Sugar Association data showed.. . .  Full story
Shares in miner Lonmin slid for a sixth day on Monday, as investors fretted over the prospect of a cash call to shore up its balance sheet and the potential dismissal. . .  Full story
The rand steadied near a recent low against the dollar early on Monday and is likely to stay in a narrow range as investors digest the impact of a deadly labour. . .  Full story
Company News
Mr Colin Priem has been appointed as a non-executive director on the board of Granprade with immediate effect.. . .  Full story
PPC ordinary shareholders are referred to the announcement released on SENS on Thursday, 12 July 2012 and published in the press. . .  Full story
Shareholders were advised that Mr E C Kieswetter, an independent non-executive director of Shoprite, has been appointed as a member of. . .  Full story
Revenue for the interim period decreased to R604.7 million (2011: R605.8 million) whilst operating income lowered to R305.3 million (2011: R322.4. . .  Full story

Shareholders are hereby advised that Ububele ("the Seller") has entered into an agreement with New ManCo duly represented by Mr. Stephan Abraham Roux ("the Purchaser"), in terms of which the Seller will dispose of: * 100% if its equity stake and. . .  Full story
Further to the announcement released on SENS on 22 May 2012 relating to the retirement of Dr Edwin Hertzog as an executive director of the company in August 2012, it is hereby announced that Dr Hertzog will retire with effect from. . .  Full story
Company Results
Revenue for the interim period ended 30 June 2012 lowered by 13.6% to R1.3 billion (2011: R1.5 billion). Gross profit fell by 52% to R163 million (2011: R339.3 million), while profit. . .  Full story
Revenue more than doubled to R161.3 million (R79.3 million). EBITDA more than tripled to R18.5 million (R5.7 million). The net attributable loss narrowed to R3 million (loss of R7.7 million).. . .  Full story
Revenue for the year ended 30 June 2012 soared to R10.2 billion (2011: R7.8 billion). Trading profit jumped to R959.9 million (2011: R633.6 million), operating profit rose to R929.6 million (2011:. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0035471.07-75.00-0.21%
JSE Top 4017:0031299.77-76.00-0.24%
JSE Gold17:002412.57-72.00-2.91%
JSE Financial17:0026925.59-106.00-0.39%
JSE Industrial17:0041546.8585.000.21%
JSE Indust 2517:0035516.0275.000.21%
JSE Resource17:0047622.96-314.00-0.66%
DJ Futures19:0213238.005.000.04%
DJ Ind19:5813251.791.680.01%
SP 50019:581415.02-0.49-0.03%
FTSE 10017:355824.37-28.05-0.48%
All Ords08:434391.90-1.90-0.04%
NZSE 5007:483661.0921.430.59%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:581621.075.390.33%
Gold R19:5713465.4633.090.25%
Gold R/kg19:5843291294542.23%
Silver $19:5828.7440.64902.31%
Platinum $19:581491.0021.001.43%
Palladium $19:58606.40.500.08%
Brent Crude19:58115.18-.53-0.46%
Rand / Dollar19:588.3094-0.0040-0.05%
Rand / Pound19:5513.0178-0.0081-0.06%
Rand / Euro19:5510.2544-0.0090-0.09%
Rand / NZD19:576.72280.01030.15%
Rand / AUD19:558.68650.00670.08%
Yen / Dollar19:5879.3780-0.1660-0.21%
Euro / Dollar19:550.8100-0.0002-0.02%
Dollar / Euro19:581.23410.00040.04%
Pound / Dollar19:550.6365-0.0003-0.05%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 PRESCIENT  140140.41160
2 JASCO  175159.38.%75567
3 MMG  475255.56.%40000
4 GBGOLD  195105.41.%121549
5 CAPEVINH  565275.02.%387100
6 BCX  480224.80.%3129100
7 MIXTEL  250104.17.%127697
8 SUPRGRP  1658664.15.%968833
9 VIVIDEND  530193.72.%111000
10 RAINBOW  1450503.57.%72
11 OCTODEC  1825603.40.%20343
12 CAT  1700503.03.%209884
13 VALUE  520152.97.%6288
14 ASSORE  310008472.81.%175583
15 DISTELL  98652652.76.%23100
16 ACUCAP  47831152.46.%50144
17 DISCOVERY  58001342.36.%1196626
18 GROUP-5  2630602.33.%199950
19 CBH  39892.31.%28873
20 ATLATSA  13332.31.%4000

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 RANGOLD  220-60-21.43.%17000
2 IQUAD  300-60-16.67.%1531
3 S-OCEAN  162-12-6.90.%15550
4 HARMONY  7542-494-6.15.%1728081
5 ROLFES  355-20-5.33.%65500
6 POYNTING  128-7-5.19.%23022
7 KEATON   285-15-5.00.%43393
8 COAL  340-15-4.23.%213132
9 COMAIR  115-5-4.17.%15842
10 LONMIN  7998-332-3.99.%1813743
11 AMA  255-10-3.77.%101447
12 TRADEH  650-25-3.70.%7327
13 VILLAGE  132-5-3.65.%1398340
14 PETMIN  222-8-3.48.%485304
15 PAN-AF  210-7-3.23.%1675469
16 AQUARIUS  480-14-2.83.%65713
17 EASTPLATS  151-4-2.60.%19287
18 ANGGOLD  28175-732-2.53.%255179
19 ALTECH  4707-117-2.43.%55004
20 SAPPI  2300-50-2.13.%812460

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 PRESCIENT  140145140.41160
2 JASCO  175175159.38.%75567
3 MMG  475475255.56.%40000
4 SUPRGRP  16581685664.15.%968833
5 CAT  17001800503.03.%209884
6 DISCOVERY  580058491342.36.%1196626
7 OLDMUTUAL  22352252140.63.%5316422
8 PIKWIK  2019210090.45.%150043
9 RICHEMONT  52025229190.37.%5061978
10 CASHBIL  1599916399190.12.%303988
11 MONDILTDP  73227495-128-1.72.%166560

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 PETMIN  222215-8-3.48.%485304
2 TRANSCAP  738738-12-1.60.%1122
3 DIGICOR  2452400.5096061

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4031,299.00-76.00-0.24%
Mid Cap50,923.00-86.00-0.17%
Small Cap37,510.00166.000.45%
Resource 2047,622.00-314.00-0.66%
Industrial 2535,516.0075.000.21%
Financial 1510,052.00-46.00-0.46%
Financial & Ind. 3038,895.003.000.01%
All Share35,471.00-75.00-0.21%
Oil & Gas 26,464.00-300.00-1.12%
Mining 30,662.00-214.00-0.70%
Gold Mining2,412.00-72.00-2.91%
Platinum Mining47.00.001.34%
GENERAL MINING7,916.00-21.00-0.27%
Oil & Gas Producers 14,229.00-161.00-1.12%
Basic Materials 26,267.00-197.00-0.75%
Chemicals 15,462.00-46.00-0.30%
Forestry & Paper 13,733.00-256.00-1.83%
Industrial Metals 28,331.00-341.00-1.19%
Industrials 34,559.00-134.00-0.39%
General Industrials 98.00.00-0.47%
Consumer Goods 36,196.0022.000.06%
Automobiles & Parts 6,057.0034.000.57%
Household Goods164.0000.59%
Health Care 48,072.00-106.00-0.22%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 64,591.00258.000.40%
Personal Goods 519.002.000.50%
Consumer Services 73,207.00132.000.18%
General Retailers 61,466.00128.000.21%
Travel & Leisure 4,038.0023.000.59%
Support Services 2,153.00-15.00-0.72%
Telecommunications 74,818.001437.001.96%
Financials 26,925.00-106.00-0.39%
Banks 48,755.00-368.00-0.75%
Non-life Insurance 42,213.00102.000.24%
Life Insurance 22,352.0038.000.17%
General Financial 2,475.00-12.00-0.51%
Technology 30,894.00-12.00-0.04%
SHARIAH TOP40 3,065.00-5-0.19%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,187.00-6-0.20%
COAL MINING22,887.00-284-1.23%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,574.00110.21%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,108.00-1-0.15%
CAPPED PROPERTY 388.00-0.44%
RESOURCE 26,244.00-199-0.75%
DIVIDEND PLUS196.000-0.08%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 407,249.00-16-0.23%
Capped Top 4016,518.00-38-0.23%
Capped All Share17,943.00-38-0.21%
JSE TABACO 5,561.0060.12%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
21 Aug 2012ADAPTITJune 2012 (Final)
21 Aug 2012BLUETELMay 2012 (Final)
21 Aug 2012DEFCAPJune 2012 (Final)
21 Aug 2012EQSTRAJune 2012 (Final)
21 Aug 2012EQSTRADAJune 2012 (Final)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
CULINAN5.512-08-1712-08-3112-09-10R 0.0550
CLIENTELE12-08-1712-08-3112-09-10R 0.6700
STANBANK12-08-1612-09-0712-09-17R 2.1200
HARMONY12-08-1612-09-0712-09-17R 0.5000
STANBANK6.512-08-1612-08-3112-09-10R 0.0325
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
FIRSTRANDB-P12-08-0712-08-1712-08-27R 3.3309
NEDBANK-P12-08-0112-08-1712-08-27R 0.3730
CAPITAL12-07-3112-08-1712-08-27R 0.3328
MONDIPLC12-08-0712-08-1712-09-18R 0.0890
MONDILTD12-08-0712-08-1712-09-18R 0.0890

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
ARTArgent Industrial Ltd.20/08/2012Confirmed
FBRFamous Brands Ltd.23/08/2012Confirmed
ISBInsimbi Refractory and Alloy Supplies Lt...24/08/2012Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
20/08/201217:25GRAND PARADE INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Appointment of non-executive director
20/08/201217:22EC INVESTMENTS LIMITED - results of rights offer
20/08/201217:04SUPER GROUP LIMITED - Restructing of Super Group and its subsidiaries for purpos...
20/08/201216:36Pretoria Portland Cement Company Ld - Posting Of Circular To Ppc Shareholders
20/08/201216:31SHOPRITE HOLDINGS LIMITED - appointment to the remuneration committee
20/08/201216:30Capitec Bank Limited - Interest Rate Reset
20/08/201216:22ITALTILE LIMITED - Supplementary Dividend Announcement
20/08/201216:10ARB HOLDINGS LIMITED - Dealings in securities by a director
20/08/201216:10INDWA INVESTMENTS LIMITED - full capital redemption
20/08/201216:05RESILIENT PROPERTY INCOME FUND LTD - New Instrument Listing
20/08/201215:49BRIKOR LIMITED - Sale of Olifantsfonetein Property and Cautionary announcement
20/08/201215:23GROWTHPOINT PROPERTIES LIMITED - Change to the board of Directors
20/08/201215:00SUPER GROUP LIMITED - Reviewed Results for the year ended 30 June 2012
20/08/201214:39COMPAGNIE FINANCIERE RICHEMONT SA - Richemont Securities SA South African withh...
20/08/201214:32MAS PLC - Results of dividend and issue of new shares
20/08/201214:10COMMAND HOLDINGS LIMITED - Change to the Board
20/08/201213:30OLD MUTUAL PLC - Old Mutual to redeem U.S.$750,000,000 8 per cent. Guaranteed Cu...
20/08/201212:02WILLIAM TELL HOLDINGS LIMITED - further information to trading statement
20/08/201212:00ALLIED TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED - changes to the board of directors
20/08/201211:34Mr Price Group Limited - Agm Conference Call And Webcast Details
20/08/201211:20Ububele Holdings Limited - Category 2 Transaction Announcement
20/08/201211:09CURRO HOLDINGS LIMITED - Unaudited interim results for the six months ended 30 J...
20/08/201211:05Sa Corporate Real Estate Fund - Condensed Unaudited Consolidated Interim Financi...
20/08/201210:45CONTROL INSTRUMENTS GROUP LIMITED - Renewal of Cautionary
20/08/201210:00Mediclinic International Limited - Change In Executive Responsibilities Of Chair...
20/08/201209:50Curro Holdings Limited - Appointment To The Board Of Directors
20/08/201209:42British American Tobacco Plc - Transaction In Own Shares
20/08/201208:40SYNTHESIS FUNDING LIMITED - New Financial Instrument Listing
20/08/201208:31Eastern Platinum Limited - Resignation Of Director
20/08/201208:00Royal Bafokeng Platinum Limited - Reviewed Interim Results For The Six Months En...

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