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 The Sharenet Daily 
Friday, 18 January 2013 - 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 ended the week with modest gains on Friday with miners adding the most points to the key index after an upbeat growth data in China, the world's biggest commodity consumer.  Full story

Harmony Gold Mining, South Africa's third-largest gold producer, said on Friday its Kusasalethu mine would remain closed until an agreement with trade unions was reached.  Full story
More than 20 foreigners were still being held hostage or missing inside a gas plant on Friday after Algerian forces stormed the desert complex to free hundreds of captives taken by Islamist militants, who threatened to attack other energy installations.  Full story
U.S. and Japanese aviation safety officials wrapped up their initial investigation of a badly damaged battery from a Boeing Co 787 Dreamliner jet on Friday, saying further checks would be held in Tokyo and could take a week to complete. Officials from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and Boeing joined Japanese authorities looking into what caused warning lights to go off on an All Nippon Airways Co domestic flight earlier this week,  Full story
Algeria's In Amenas field, where Islamist fighters seized dozens of foreign workers this week, is at the heart of an oil and gas region that has attracted international firms in recent years partly because of its military-style security.  Full story
World equity markets slipped from a 20-month high on Friday as Wall Street stocks faltered on a report showing U.S. consumer sentiment at. . .  Full story
European shares slipped on Friday as disappointing economic data in the UK and U.S. dampened sentiment, but technical support and on-going central bank stimulus. . .  Full story
Britain's benchmark share index climbed to its highest level in more than four years on Friday, as investors overlooked domestic economic weakness to. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks edged lower on Friday from a five-year high for the S&P 500 as a weak outlook from tech heavyweight Intel offset. . .  Full story

Gold prices held steady near $1,686 an ounce on Friday, supported by a rally in world stocks to their highest in 20 months. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks fell modestly on Friday, a day after the S&P 500 rose to its highest level in five years, as a weak. . .  Full story
Britain's benchmark share index rose to its highest level in more than four years on Friday, as investors overlooked domestic economic weakness to. . .  Full story
Major European equity indexes consolidated near multi-month peaks on Friday, with miners supported by strong Chinese data but concerns ahead of the corporate earnings. . .  Full story
SA Business
South African power utility Eskom said on Friday it has withdrawn its objections to the takeover of miner Xstrata by commodities trader Glencore, removing a potential hurdle to the $33 billion. . .  Full story
Anglo American Platinum said on Friday it was in discussions with South Africa's government over planned sweeping changes to its business, including 14,000 jobs cuts.. . .  Full story
The South African rand weakened against the dollar in early trade on Friday, undermined by negative sentiment from persistent labour unrest.. . .  Full story

South African power utility Eskom has withdrawn its objections to commodities trader Glencore's takeover of miner Xstrata, removing one of the potential hurdles to the $33 billion deal.. . .  Full story
South Africa's Afrimat said on Friday it has offered to buy 50.4 percent of Infrasors Holdings for 35 cents a share.. . .  Full story
South Africa sold 3.685 billion rand worth of three-month Treasury bills on Friday at an average yield of 5.1 percent, slightly down from 5.12 percent last week. The bid-to-cover ratio declined. . .  Full story
Company News
At the general meeting of shareholders of HCI held on Friday, 18 January 2013 (in terms of the notice of general. . .  Full story
Shareholders were advised that, at the annual general meeting of B&W held today, 18 January 2013, all the resolutions as set. . .  Full story
Christmas trading was mixed across merchandise categories with group sales growth for December (2 December 2012 to 29 December 2012) of. . .  Full story
Shareholders were advised to continue exercising caution when dealing in the shares in the company pending the release of such financial. . .  Full story

Taste is pleased to report an increase in group system-wide sales of 41% for the month of December 2012 when compared. . .  Full story
Shareholders were advised that Afrimat has made an offer to acquire 50.4% of Infrasors Holdings Ltd. ("Infrasors") from Hanchurch Asset Management. . .  Full story
Datatec announced the allotment of 3 600 ordinary R0.01 shares following the exercise of share options. Application has been made to. . .  Full story
Shareholders of Absa and Absa Bank were advised that the financial results for the twelve-month period ended 31 December 2012 will. . .  Full story
Company Results
Investment income declined to R81.8 million (R86 million). Net attributable profit increased to R19.4 million (R12 million). Earnings per ordinary share rose to 220.5cps (136.4cps). Distribution A interim ordinary debenture interest payment of 48.991c per debenture has been declared. Outlook The Eurozone recession that. . .  Full story
Revenue for the period plunged to CAD10.8 million (2011: CAD31.2 million). Gross loss came in at CAD2.3 million (2011: profit of CAD6.8 million), while loss for the period was CAD5 million (2011: profit of CAD3.5 million). Furthermore, headline loss per. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0040166.53202.000.51%
JSE Top 4017:0035723.78161.000.45%
JSE Gold17:002268.2544.001.99%
JSE Financial17:0030459.1935.000.12%
JSE Industrial17:0048051.68150.000.31%
JSE Indust 2517:0041479.72107.000.26%
JSE Resource17:0052078.03567.001.10%
DJ Futures19:4813526.00-16.00-0.12%
DJ Ind19:5213582.35-13.67-0.10%
SP 50019:521477.53-3.41-0.23%
FTSE 10018:356154.4122.050.36%
All Ords07:454794.7015.000.31%
NZSE 5006:484164.18-32.63-0.78%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:581689.292.360.14%
Gold R19:5715003.85142.220.96%
Gold R/kg19:5248218984811.79%
Silver $19:5831.9150.22000.69%
Platinum $19:581666.50-22.50-1.33%
Palladium $19:58721.10-.90-0.12%
Brent Crude19:48110.61.930.85%
Rand / Dollar19:578.88180.07230.82%
Rand / Pound19:5514.06620.00680.05%
Rand / Euro19:5511.83300.05100.43%
Rand / NZD19:577.42440.05610.76%
Rand / AUD19:559.33580.04450.48%
Yen / Dollar19:5890.02000.04600.05%
Euro / Dollar19:580.75070.00300.40%
Dollar / Euro19:581.3321-0.0053-0.40%
Pound / Dollar19:550.63000.00520.83%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 BAUBA  1391915.83.%50000
2 RACEC  1031314.44.%5105591
3 COAL  311289.89.%1677579
4 MASTDRILL  870708.75.%103
5 WITSGOLD  23001758.24.%1537
6 EQSTRA  625457.76.%228975
7 HCI  107507507.50.%67608
8 CALGRO  555356.73.%57914
9 MARSHALL  655355.65.%160000
10 TREMATON  200105.26.%11000
11 CIL  1680754.67.%400
12 GROUP-5  30301274.37.%326346
13 ALTECH  40001674.36.%71593
14 CADIZ  15664.00.%47000
15 DISTELL  107003903.78.%4515
16 TASTE  415153.75.%92204
17 VALUE  555203.74.%9550
18 DISCOVERY  64542043.26.%939889
19 ZEDER  330103.13.%200908
20 ATLATSA  17552.94.%2650

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 ALERT  174-24-12.12.%3587
2 SENTULA  166-14-7.78.%37115
3 PRESCIENT  112-4-3.45.%260649
4 KEATON   205-7-3.30.%23600
5 AVENG  2959-101-3.30.%1214948
6 AQUARIUS  999-30-2.92.%161158
7 ABSA  16175-425-2.56.%1715779
8 JUBILEE  135-3-2.17.%64189
9 SPURCORP  2275-50-2.15.%193757
10 GOLDONE  330-7-2.08.%94507
11 KAP  332-7-2.06.%26576
12 SOVFOOD  500-10-1.96.%22793
13 BUILDMX  250-5-1.96.%1042
14 MUSTEK  555-10-1.77.%6000
15 SHOPRIT  18300-301-1.62.%2406813
16 AFGRI  550-9-1.61.%24432
17 DELTA  551-9-1.61.%85480
18 BRAIT  3495-53-1.49.%1918429
19 URONE  2425-35-1.42.%22139
20 STANBANK  11712-168-1.41.%2938199

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 RACEC  1031031314.44.%5105591
2 HCI  10750107507507.50.%67608
3 TREMATON  200200105.26.%11000
4 CML  428043331202.88.%377216
5 TRENCOR  656568001151.78.%28316
6 INVPLC  643265001091.72.%2565039
7 FIRSTRAND  33003300501.54.%10312775
8 MEDCLIN  56485666831.49.%1320697
9 INVLTD  64006495841.33.%1261176
10 SABMILLER  42119424434401.06.%1035248
11 ARROW-A  71071871.00.%23095
12 RMBH  44004425150.34.%1592180
13 OLDMUTUAL  2628264550.19.%4629600
14 NEPI  550056000.164820
15 RICHEMONT  75417683-60-0.79.%7884652

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4035,723.00161.000.45%
Mid Cap55,238.00440.000.80%
Small Cap41,801.00238.000.57%
Resource 2052,078.00567.001.10%
Industrial 2541,479.00107.000.26%
Financial 1511,472.00-6.00-0.06%
Financial & Ind. 3045,470.0070.000.15%
All Share40,166.00202.000.51%
Oil & Gas 27,971.00434.001.58%
Mining 33,745.00348.001.04%
Gold Mining2,268.0044.001.99%
Platinum Mining58.001.002.02%
GENERAL MINING8,896.0082.000.94%
Oil & Gas Producers 15,039.00233.001.58%
Basic Materials 29,096.00286.000.99%
Chemicals 17,763.00416.002.40%
Forestry & Paper 18,910.0061.000.33%
Industrial Metals 29,463.0020.000.07%
Industrials 38,542.00216.000.57%
General Industrials
Consumer Goods 43,929.00179.000.41%
Automobiles & Parts 7,323.0052.000.72%
Household Goods185.0031.88%
Health Care 55,198.00349.000.64%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 68,006.00128.000.19%
Personal Goods 753.00-5.00-0.77%
Consumer Services 79,869.00-247.00-0.31%
General Retailers 63,616.00427.000.68%
Travel & Leisure 4,742.00-13.00-0.29%
Media 120.00.00-0.50%
Support Services 2,274.0018.000.81%
Telecommunications 85,352.00460.000.54%
Financials 30,459.0035.000.12%
Banks 54,488.00-224.00-0.41%
Non-life Insurance 47,445.00-229.00-0.48%
Life Insurance 27,078.0074.000.28%
General Financial 2,785.0013.000.49%
Technology 31,700.00112.000.36%
SHARIAH TOP40 3,511.00240.70%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,622.00260.74%
COAL MINING21,840.001450.67%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,804.00210.37%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 886.00-9-1.07%
RESOURCE 28,718.003171.12%
DIVIDEND PLUS218.0010.59%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 408,225.00360.45%
Capped Top 4018,842.00830.45%
Capped All Share20,318.001020.51%
JSE TABACO 5,738.00781.38%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
21/01/2013FOORDDecember 2012 (Final)
21/01/2013FOORDCMPSDecember 2012 (Final)
21/01/2013FOORDDPDecember 2012 (Final)
21/01/2013FOORDPPDecember 2012 (Final)
22/01/2013ELLIESOctober 2012 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
TREMATON29/11/201201/02/201311/02/2013R 0.0250
PNR FOODS26/11/201225/01/201304/02/2013R 0.7000
NETCARE19/11/201225/01/201304/02/2013R 0.3400
TFG PREF08/11/201214/03/201325/03/2013R 0.0650
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
ASTRAL12/11/201211/01/201321/01/2013R 3.3600
REUNERT20/11/201211/01/201321/01/2013R 2.7500
LEWIS12/11/201211/01/201321/01/2013R 2.1200
TONGAAT12/11/201211/01/201324/01/2013R 1.5000
OMNIA27/11/201211/01/201321/01/2013R 1.5000

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
BWIB-W Instrumentation and Electrical Ltd.18/01/2013Confirmed
BWIPB-W Instrumentation and Electrical Ltd.18/01/2013Confirmed
IDQPBIndequity Group Ltd.22/01/2013Confirmed
IDQPAIndequity Group Ltd.22/01/2013Confirmed
IDQPIndequity Group Ltd.22/01/2013Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
18/01/201317:40IVUZI INVESTMENTS LIMITED - New Instrument Listing - IVA315
18/01/201317:30REAL PEOPLE INV HOLD (PTY) LTD - New Instrument Listing - RP017
18/01/201317:30TOYOTA FIN SERVICES (SA) PTY LTD - Interest Rate Reset - TFS78
18/01/201317:23THE STANDARD BANK OF SA LTD - Interest Rate announcement - CLN000230 / CLN000231
18/01/201317:17NEWFUNDS COLLECTIVE INVEST SCHEME - Late publication of 4 December 2012 declarat...
18/01/201317:00STANDARD BANK GROUP LIMITED - Directors' dealing in securities
18/01/201317:00MASTER DRILLING GROUP LTD - Results of the offer and pricing of offer shares
18/01/201316:55RESILIENT PROPERTY INCOME FUND LTD - Interest Rate Reset - RES06
18/01/201316:50MERCEDES-BENZ SA (PTY) LTD - Amendment to credit ratings
18/01/201316:43K LIMITED - Distribution - STXNNF
18/01/201316:40NEDBANK LIMITED - Distribution - STXNII
18/01/201316:39FORBES & MANHATTAN COAL CORP - Unaudited interim results
18/01/201316:36HOSKEN CONSOLIDATED INVESTMENTS LTD - Results of General Meeting
18/01/201316:22N LIMITED - Disclosure Of Beneficial Interest In Securities
18/01/201316:16FAMOUS BRANDS LIMITED - Directors dealing in securities
18/01/201316:00SA RESOURCES CORPORATION - Market update and renewal of cautionary announcement
18/01/201315:58ROUP LIMITED - Dealing in PSG Group Limited shares by an associate of a director
18/01/201315:52HARDWARE WAREHOUSE LIMITED - Results of scheme meeting
18/01/201315:38NEWFUNDS COLLECTIVE INVEST SCHEME - Distribution Announcement- Quarter ended 31 ...
18/01/201315:34B&W INSTRUMENTATION & ELECTRICAL LD - Results of annual general meeting
18/01/201315:30THE FOSCHINI GROUP LIMITED - Sales update
18/01/201315:15ANGLO AMERICAN PLC - Treasury shares - Transfer
18/01/201314:32NEWFUNDS COLLECTIVE INVEST SCHEME - Interest Distribution and RE-Investment anno...
18/01/201314:32NY GOLD MINING COMPANY LIMITED - Section 189 discussions regarding Harmony's Kus...
18/01/201314:10 HOLDINGS LIMITED - Voluntary sales update
18/01/201314:06INFRASORS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Withdrawal of cautionary and update on Afrimat anno...
18/01/201314:00DATATEC LIMITED - Further issue of shares
18/01/201314:00AFRIMAT LIMITED - Indicative proposal regrading the purchase of shares of Infras...
18/01/201313:54NEWFUNDS COLLECTIVE INVEST SCHEME - Distribution and RE-Investment announcement ...
18/01/201313:40RTHS INTERNATIONAL LIMITED - Trading statement
18/01/201312:30REAL PEOPLE INV HOLD (PTY) LTD - New Instrument Listing - RP017
18/01/201312:22ARGENT INDUSTRIAL LIMITED - Dealing in securities by directors
18/01/201312:15INVESTEC BANK LIMITED - Distribution- STXIHC
18/01/201312:00SYNTHESIS FUNDING LIMITED - SYN970 Synthesis Funding Limited - New Financial In...
18/01/201311:52Absa Bank Limited - Absa Group And Absa Bank: Release Of Annual Financial Result...
18/01/201311:51KUMBA IRON ORE LIMITED - Results of general meeting
18/01/201311:45INGUZA INVESTMENTS (PTY) LIMITED - New Instrument Listing - ING188
18/01/201311:35NEDBANK LIMITED - Expiry of Share Instalments
18/01/201311:33PEREGRINE HOLDINGS LIMITED - Increase in issued share capital
18/01/201311:30MUSTEK LIMITED - Update to shareholders regarding the conversion of Mustek par v...
18/01/201311:30JCI LIMITED - Class Action
18/01/201311:22ACUCAP PROPERTIES LIMITED - ACP - Dealing in securities by Directors
18/01/201311:18ANGLO AMERICAN PLC - AngloAmerican update re AngloPlatinum
18/01/201311:14BRIKOR LIMITED - Results of General Meeting
18/01/201311:11FOORD COMPASS LIMITED - Reviewed preliminary report for the year ended 31 Decem...
18/01/201310:41ANGLO AMERICAN PLAT LTD - Anglo American Platinum strengthening engagement with ...
18/01/201310:35ABSA BANK LIMITED - ACL102 - Interest Rate Reset
18/01/201310:20ABSA BANK LIMITED - ACL070 - Interest rate Reset
18/01/201310:00SILVERBRIDGE HOLDINGS LIMITED - Change to the board of directors: Resignation of...
18/01/201309:23GE MAIN REEF LIMITED - General Repurchase of Shares
18/01/201308:45SENTULA MINING LIMITED - Disposal of Megacube Assets
18/01/201308:04THE DB X-TRACKER COL INVEST SCHEME - Distribution announcement - six months ende...
18/01/201308:03THE DB X-TRACKER COL INVEST SCHEME - Distribution announcement - six months end...
18/01/201308:02THE DB X-TRACKER COL INVEST SCHEME - Distribution announcement - six months ende...
18/01/201308:01THE DB X-TRACKER COL INVEST SCHEME - Distribution announcement - six months ende...
18/01/201308:00THE DB X-TRACKER COL INVEST SCHEME - Distribution announcement - six months ende...
18/01/201307:05ADCOCK INGRAM HOLDINGS LIMITED - Acquisition of certain assets of Cosme Farma La...
18/01/201307:05NEW GOLD ISSUER LIMITED - Additional Listing

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