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 The Sharenet Daily 
Wednesday, 29 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
South African stocks extended losses on Wednesday as traders worldwide wait for U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's speech on Friday to assess prospects of further economic stimulus.  Full story

Gross written premium for the interim period grew to 10% to R9.1 billion (2011: R8.2 billion) whilst net income jumped 12% to R8.5 billion (2011: 7.6 billion). Profit attributable to equity holders fell 29% to R475 million (2011: R670 million). In addition headline earnings per share shrunk  Full story
Britain's blue chip shares fell on Wednesday in very light trade as uncertainty over the outlook for the global economy and the next. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks were little changed on Wednesday for a third consecutive day of muted action as economic data did little to spark investor. . .  Full story
European stocks ended slightly lower on Wednesday in extremely low volumes with investors reluctant to boost their exposure to risk pending messages from central. . .  Full story
Gold fell on Wednesday as better-than-expected U.S. economic growth triggered profit-taking in the precious metal after its recent rally on speculation of new stimulus. . .  Full story

U.S. crude oil prices fell on W ednesday as Hurricane Isaac left Gulf Coast oil production largely unscathed, while global stocks were in. . .  Full story
European stocks ended slightly lower on Wednesday in extremely low volumes as investors stayed on the sidelines, reluctant to boost their exposure to. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks opened with slight gains on Wednesday, in a third day of likely limited action as investors shrugged off the latest data. . .  Full story
European stocks turned positive on Wednesday afternoon after data showed the U.S. economy fared slightly better than initially thought in the second quarter.. . .  Full story
SA Business
Gold edged up on Tuesday as weak U.S. consumer confidence boosted speculation of new stimulus from the Federal Reserve, but some analysts warned of a possible sell-off if the U.S. central bank does not commit to more monetary easing. Bullion climbed slightly on a weak dollar as investors expected the Fed may unveil another round of stimulus at the annual symposium of central bankers and finance ministers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke is due to deliver a speech on Friday. . .  Full story

Flour Mills of Nigeria plans to invest 100 billion naira ($633 million) over the next five years in Africa's most populous nation. . .  Full story
Brown-Forman Corp, maker of Jack Daniel's whiskey and Finlandia vodka, reported higher-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by a flurry of orders ahead of price increases,. . .  Full story
South Africa's second-largest construction firm Murray & Roberts Holdings said on Wednesday it narrowed its full-year loss, helped by a robust. . .  Full story
South African short-term insurer Santam posted an expected 29 percent drop in half-year earnings on Wednesday due to the impact of. . .  Full story

Harmony Gold Mining, South Africa's third-largest gold producer, said Papua New Guinea would have to pay if it wanted a stake. . .  Full story
South Africa's rand was slightly softer against the dollar at the start of Johannesburg trade on Wednesday, with labour unrest in. . .  Full story
Kenya's CFC Insurance said pretax profit fell 22.87 percent in the first half of this year to 340.75 million shillings, hit. . .  Full story
The rand recovered from a two-month low hit on concerns about South Africa's growth outlook, as a stronger euro helped the. . .  Full story
Company News
Shareholders were informed that there is a potential dispute between a subsidiary of the company and Regulators. The outcome is uncertain. . .  Full story
Shareholders were referred to the cautionary announcement dated 18 July 2012 and were advised that they no longer need to continue. . .  Full story
Shareholders were referred to the SENS announcement dated 18 July 2012 where it was announced that StratCorp had entered into a. . .  Full story

Shareholders are advised that, at the annual general meeting of Ansys shareholders, all the resolutions were passed by the requisite majority. . .  Full story
Acucap linked unitholders are advised that all resolutions were passed by the requisite majority of linked unitholders present or represented by. . .  Full story
Shareholders are referred to the cautionary announcements dated 9 May 2012, 20 June 2012 and 1 August 2012, and are advised. . .  Full story
Fiuranium announced that, as previously reported, it made a voluntary application to delist from the Toronto Stock Exchange and applied to. . .  Full story
Company Results
Revenue jumped by 10% to R2.2 billion (2011: R2 billion). Operating profit shot up by 115.1% to R46.3 million (2011: loss. . .  Full story
Revenue increased to R1.8 billion (2011: 1.4 billion) while operating profit from continuing operations went up 53% to R622.2 million (2011:407. . .  Full story
Revenue increased 33% to R435.7 million (R326.4 million). Gross profit prose by 44% to R204.4 million (R142.1 million) and profit from. . .  Full story
Revenue increased to R3.5 billion (R2.9 billion). Gross profit rose to R500.4 million (R432.8 million) and profit from operations improved to. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0035737.18-29.00-0.08%
JSE Top 4017:0031492.04-28.00-0.09%
JSE Gold17:002286.61-12.00-0.54%
JSE Financial17:0027162.30.000.00%
JSE Industrial17:0042257.17164.000.39%
JSE Indust 2517:0036192.58165.000.46%
JSE Resource17:0047178.44-440.00-0.93%
DJ Futures19:4813120.0010.000.08%
DJ Ind19:5813143.7519.080.15%
SP 50019:581413.823.380.24%
FTSE 10017:355743.53-32.18-0.56%
All Ords08:504381.50-5.50-0.13%
NZSE 5007:503628.39-.66-0.02%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:591661.37-5.35-0.32%
Gold R19:5813957.14-34.70-0.25%
Gold R/kg19:58448463-3807-0.84%
Silver $19:5930.8500-.0110-0.04%
Platinum $19:591518.252.250.15%
Palladium $19:59633.90-1.50-0.24%
Brent Crude19:58113.09.840.75%
Rand / Dollar19:598.40170.00450.05%
Rand / Pound19:5513.27770.02210.17%
Rand / Euro19:5510.5290-0.0247-0.23%
Rand / NZD19:586.7475-0.0054-0.08%
Rand / AUD19:558.71300.00130.01%
Yen / Dollar19:5978.74000.20500.26%
Euro / Dollar19:550.79780.00210.26%
Dollar / Euro19:591.2530-0.0036-0.28%
Pound / Dollar19:550.6310-0.0010-0.16%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 ATLATSA  1692920.71.%14070
2 DIGICOR  2252512.50.%975387
3 PUTPROP  7227211.08.%5115
4 COMPCLEAR  3203010.34.%1000
5 HOSP-A  16001208.11.%13241
6 AECI  87005757.08.%251901
7 JUBILEE  12465.08.%8000
8 INVPROP  1773734.29.%53339
9 MEDCLIN  44311814.26.%2304016
10 ROCKCASTL  1000404.17.%40
11 VIVIDEND  545183.42.%507620
12 CONDUIT  12443.33.%1693359
13 SHOPRIT  171005273.18.%2098554
14 CALGRO  395123.13.%32500
15 MRPRICE  138604153.09.%562469
16 CAT  1700503.03.%29843
17 KELLY  20663.00.%23000
18 TONGAAT  140004022.96.%164168
19 PAN-AF  23162.67.%2602042
20 AVENG  3255802.52.%1359080

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 SABVEST-N  1266-184-12.69.%160
2 DELRAND  200-25-11.11.%408
3 CIPLAMED  702-65-8.47.%9234269
4 BASREAD  849-50-5.56.%251100
5 CMH  1040-60-5.45.%19533
6 ONELOGIX  175-10-5.41.%127568
7 CLOVER  1250-70-5.30.%130053
8 ALTECH  4300-229-5.06.%337465
9 CBH  390-20-4.88.%31051
10 ARGENT  650-32-4.69.%108274
11 EXCELL  123-6-4.65.%98000
12 TELKOM  1990-97-4.65.%1366063
13 TASTE  275-13-4.51.%124300
14 LONMIN  8110-370-4.36.%813166
15 EXXARO  15790-710-4.30.%3171327
16 CAPITEC  21500-900-4.02.%187032
17 KUMBAIO  51500-2125-3.96.%735950
18 TRNSHEX  300-12-3.85.%2399
19 COAL  275-10-3.51.%567361
20 ARCMITTAL  4246-144-3.28.%1069221

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 PUTPROP  7227227211.08.%5115
2 HOSP-A  160016001208.11.%13241
3 ROCKCASTL  10001000404.17.%40
4 CONDUIT  12412543.33.%1693359
5 SHOPRIT  17100172245273.18.%2098554
6 MRPRICE  13860139944153.09.%562469
7 NEPI  44994581741.67.%111122
8 WOOLIES  60756144400.66.%2692038
9 GROWPNT  26552699150.57.%2316868
10 SABMILLER  37270373181390.37.%834899
11 HYPROP  72157250150.21.%691951

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 BASREAD  849849-50-5.56.%251100
2 ALTECH  43004111-229-5.06.%337465
3 COAL  275270-10-3.51.%567361
4 ARCMITTAL  42464246-144-3.28.%1069221
5 PALLINGHT  208203-5-2.35.%195360
6 ARM   1512015001-90-0.59.%364066

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4031,492.00-28.00-0.09%
Mid Cap51,655.00-13.00-0.03%
Small Cap37,984.00-44.00-0.12%
Resource 2047,178.00-440.00-0.93%
Industrial 2536,192.00165.000.46%
Financial 1510,
Financial & Ind. 3039,483.00123.000.31%
All Share35,737.00-29.00-0.08%
Oil & Gas 27,443.00118.000.43%
Mining 30,151.00-352.00-1.15%
Gold Mining2,286.00-12.00-0.54%
Platinum Mining49.00.000.51%
GENERAL MINING7,806.00-104.00-1.33%
Oil & Gas Producers 14,755.0063.000.43%
Basic Materials 25,834.00-307.00-1.18%
Chemicals 15,916.00545.003.55%
Forestry & Paper 13,750.00-60.00-0.44%
Industrial Metals 27,136.00-1080.00-3.83%
Industrials 34,970.00-51.00-0.15%
General Industrials
Consumer Goods 36,704.0060.000.17%
Automobiles & Parts 6,566.00-113.00-1.69%
Household Goods173.0010.77%
Health Care 49,244.00-104.00-0.21%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 65,077.00-174.00-0.27%
Personal Goods 517.00.000.07%
Consumer Services 75,817.00704.000.94%
General Retailers 64,376.00373.000.58%
Travel & Leisure 4,190.00-26.00-0.63%
Support Services 2,
Telecommunications 75,588.001158.001.56%
Financials 27,
Banks 49,446.0066.000.14%
Non-life Insurance 44,316.00-984.00-2.17%
Life Insurance 22,230.00-20.00-0.09%
General Financial 2,434.00-21.00-0.88%
Technology 31,520.0066.000.21%
SHARIAH TOP40 3,059.00-11-0.38%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,187.00-11-0.35%
COAL MINING20,351.00-909-4.28%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,568.0020.05%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,071.0040.42%
RESOURCE 26,013.00-239-0.91%
DIVIDEND PLUS197.000-0.46%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 407,290.00-10-0.14%
Capped Top 4016,622.00-11-0.07%
Capped All Share18,078.00-14-0.08%
JSE TABACO 5,622.000-0.01%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
30/08/2012CAPEVINHJune 2012 (Final)
30/08/2012HOWDENJune 2012 (Interim)
30/08/2012LDONEJune 2012 (Interim)
30/08/2012LITHAJune 2012 (Interim)
30/08/2012METROFILEJune 2012 (Final)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
GRANPRADE28/08/201220/09/201201/10/2012R 0.0750
GRANPRADE28/08/201220/09/201201/10/2012R 0.1250
MUSTEK28/08/201228/09/201208/10/2012R 0.1700
DRDLD28/08/201205/10/201215/10/2012R 0.1000
RAINBOW28/08/201212/10/201222/10/2012R 0.3200
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
MTN GROUP08/08/201224/08/201203/09/2012R 3.2100
LIB-HOLD02/08/201224/08/201203/09/2012R 1.9200
RESILIENT07/08/201224/08/201203/09/2012R 1.2074
ZURICH SA01/08/201224/08/201203/09/2012R 1.0000
ANGLD06/08/201224/08/201214/09/2012R 1.0000

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
ANPAnnuity Properties Ltd.29/08/2012Confirmed
TKGBTelkom SA Ltd.30/08/2012Unconfirmed
MRPPMr Price Group Ltd.30/08/2012Confirmed
MPCMr Price Group Ltd.30/08/2012Confirmed
MPCBMr Price Group Ltd.30/08/2012Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
29/08/201217:31ANNUITY PROPERTIES LTD - Report On Proceedings At Annual General Meeting
29/08/201217:30Exxaro Resources Limited - Trading Of Exxaro Ordinary Shares On Behalf Of The Ex...
29/08/201217:14STRATCORP LIMITED - Cautionary announcement
29/08/201217:10W G WEARNE LIMITED - Director Dealing in Securities
29/08/201217:07Stratcorp Limited - Financial Effects Of The Disposal Of The Soldonne Properties...
29/08/201217:05NETCARE LIMITED - Dealings in securities by a director
29/08/201217:00FAMOUS BRANDS LIMITED - Directors' dealing
29/08/201216:35ASTRAPAK LIMITED - Dealing in Securities by a Director
29/08/201216:30SHOPRITE HOLDINGS LIMITED - Dealing in securities by directors
29/08/201216:21 GROUP LIMITED - Dealing in Securities by a Director
29/08/201216:20Vunani Property Investment Fund Ltd - Cautionary Announcement
29/08/201216:11JASCO ELECTRONICS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Trading Statement
29/08/201216:05 LIMITED - Dealing in securities by directors of listed companies
29/08/201215:51Y & ROBERTS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Preliminary report for the year ended 30 June 201...
29/08/201215:45Fairvest Property Holdings Limited - Renewal Of Cautionary Announcement
29/08/201215:38BSI STEEL LIMITED - Director's dealings
29/08/201215:14INVESTEC BANK LIMITED - Distribution- GRTIHA
29/08/201215:13WITWATERSRAND CONS GOLD RESOURCES - Unaudited financial results for the six mont...
29/08/201215:12MINE RESTORATION INVESTMENTS LTD - No Change Statement and Notice of Annual Gene...
29/08/201214:35INVESTEC BANK LIMITED - Distribution- GRTIVB
29/08/201214:33CORONATION FUND MANAGERS LIMITED - Transformation
29/08/201214:32INVESTEC BANK LIMITED - Distribution- GRTIVD
29/08/201214:30INVESTEC BANK LIMITED - Distribution- GRTIVC
29/08/201214:22CAXTON CTP PUBLISHERS & PRINTERS LD - Reviewed Results for the year ended 30 Jun...
29/08/201214:10EASTERN PLATINUM LIMITED - News release: No work stop pages at CRM operations
29/08/201214:01Transnet SOC Limited - Transnet Bond TN25 TAP
29/08/201214:00SANTAM LIMITED - Reviewed interim report for Santam Limited and its subsidiaries...
29/08/201214:00Transnet SOC Limited - Transnet Bond TN20 Tap Issue
29/08/201213:54GROUP LIMITED - Associate's Dealings in Securities
29/08/201213:00THE STANDARD BANK OF SA LTD - Interest Rate Announcement
29/08/201213:00Mondi Limited - Mondi Group Half-Yearly Report 2012
29/08/201213:00THE STANDARD BANK OF SA LTD - Interest Rate Announcement
29/08/201212:55IVUZI INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Full Capital Redemption
29/08/201212:43THE STANDARD BANK OF SA LTD - Interest Rate Announcement
29/08/201212:36THE STANDARD BANK OF SA LTD - Interest Rate Announcement
29/08/201212:03 LIMITED - Results of annual general meeting
29/08/201212:00RNESS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Results of the AGM and Retirement of Director
29/08/201211:40ST BUSINESS GROUP LIMITED - Dealings by an Associate
29/08/201211:35THE FOSCHINI GROUP LIMITED - Directors associates dealing in securities
29/08/201211:30MUVONI TECHNOLOGY GROUP LTD - Dealing by a Director
29/08/201211:25GROWTHPOINT PROPERTIES LIMITED - Audited Results for the year ended 30 June 2012
29/08/201211:23FIRSTRAND BANK LIMITED - New Instrument Listing
29/08/201211:22STANDARD BANK OF SOUTH AFRICA LD - SCIB - Standard Bank - Notice of rollover of ...
29/08/201211:16STANDARD BANK OF SOUTH AFRICA LD - SCIB - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limi...
29/08/201210:50British American Tobacco Plc - Transaction In Own Shares
29/08/201210:49BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO PLC - CANCELLATION OF S322054 Transaction in own shares
29/08/201210:30TRADEHOLD LIMITED - Director dealing in securities
29/08/201209:16Nedbank Limited - Dividend Distribution
29/08/201209:04Nedbank Limited - Dividend Distribution
29/08/201209:02Nedbank Limited - Dividend Distribution
29/08/201209:00Nedbank Limited - Dividend Distribution
29/08/201208:59NEDBANK LIMITED - Dividend distribution
29/08/201208:57Nedbank Limited - Dividend Distribution
29/08/201208:53Nedbank Limited - Dividend Distribution
29/08/201208:51Nedbank Limited - Dividend Distribution
29/08/201208:50ACUCAP PROPERTIES LIMITED - Results of annual general meeting and changes to the...
29/08/201208:50CIPLA MEDPRO SOUTH AFRICA LIMITED - Withdrawal of cautionary announcement
29/08/201208:48Nedbank Limited - Dividend Distribution
29/08/201208:05FIRST URANIUM CORPORATION - Changes in Stock Listing
29/08/201208:03FRICAN RESOURCES PLC - Announcement regarding the disposal of The Manica Gold Pr...
29/08/201208:00OLDINGS LIMITED - Trading statement
29/08/201208:00IMITED - Initial inferred resource estimate for the Mowana North Area
29/08/201207:10AFRICAN BANK INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Disclosure of significant holding of ABIL pre...
29/08/201207:06NY GOLD MINING COMPANY LIMITED - Harmony is positioned to measure, measure up an...
29/08/201207:05BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO PLC - Transaction in own shares
29/08/201207:05NY GOLD MINING COMPANY LIMITED - Golpu gold equivalent reserve ounces significan...

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