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 The Sharenet Daily 
Wednesday, 04 September 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 snapped two straight days of gains on Wednesday, with the rally grinding to a halt on the start of a strike in the country's gold mines and renewed concern over the violence in Syria.  Full story

Gold fell nearly two percent on Wednesday, as investors cashed in ahead of a crucial non-farm report that will give clues on the timing for the Federal Reserve's tapering, and on speculation a U.S. strike on Syria was not imminent.  Full story
President Bashar al-Assad's former defence minister has fled Syria, opposition figures said on Wednesday, noting that General Ali Habib was the most senior of Assad's Alawite sect to defect.  Full story
Japan is in touch with experts in the United States and elsewhere on ways to control the spread of irradiated water at the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant, trade and economics minister Toshimitsu Motegi told Reuters.  Full story
President Bashar al-Assad's former defence minister has fled Syria, opposition figures said on Wednesday, noting that General Ali Habib was the most senior of Assad's Alawite sect to defect.  Full story
U.S. stocks jumped for a second day on Wednesday, retracing most of last week's Syria-related losses as the strongest monthly U.S. auto sales. . .  Full story
European shares closed slightly firmer after choppy trading on Wednesday, helped by a rally in U.S. technology stocks while geopolitical concerns kept gains. . .  Full story
Global equity markets rose, lifted by a surge on Wall Street, and gold prices eased on Wednesday as investors took in stride a. . .  Full story
Britain's top share index steadied on Wednesday, paring early losses after a stronger open in the United States but dogged by an airline. . .  Full story

U.S. stocks opened little changed on Wednesday as a Western military strike against Syria appeared more likely, though a decision remained several days away.. . .  Full story
Hong Kong shares saw a four-day winning streak halted on Wednesday, thanks in part to weakness in China Construction Bank (CCB) and snack maker. . .  Full story
The Nikkei share average edged up to a four-week high on Wednesday, helped by futures-led buying, marking its third-straight day of gains.. . .  Full story
China share indexes hovered around multi-week highs on Wednesday, as strength in commodities-related counters offset weakness in the financial sector and some profit-taking on. . .  Full story
SA Business
Gold clung to gains made in the previous session on sporadic safe-haven buying as U.S. President Barack Obama won support from key Congressmen for a limited strike against Syria.. . .  Full story
South Africa's rand firmed slightly against the dollar in early Wednesday trade, after striking gold miners offered an olive branch to set deadlocked wage negotiations with mining companies back on track.. . .  Full story

Nigeria's Dangote Industries clinched a $3.3 billion syndicated loan from banks on Wednesday for a 400,000 barrel-per-day oil refinery and petrochemical plant, saying the. . .  Full story
Dangote Industries, the umbrella firm of Africa's richest man Aliko Dangote, signed off on a $3.3 billion loan on Wednesday for. . .  Full story
South Africa's Treasury will auction 2.35 billion rand worth of its 2023, 2031 and 2037 government bonds on September 10.. . .  Full story
The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch. . .  Full story

The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.. . .  Full story
Company News
Shareholders of Kagiso Media are referred to the cautionary announcement dated 10 June 2013 and the renewal on 23 July 2013. . .  Full story
Shareholders were advised that Spur is expecting to report growth of between 19% and 24% in headline earnings per share and. . .  Full story
Business Report highlighted that Discovery Holdings, has projected that its medical scheme would accumulate a surplus of approximately R1.3 billion in. . .  Full story
Shareholders of MMI were advised that the board of MMI has appointed Maliga Chetty as the Group Company Secretary with effect. . .  Full story

Further to the audited results for the year ended 30 June 2013 released on SENS on 4 September 2013 notice was given that a gross cash annual dividend of 36.00 cents per share has been declared for the year ended 30 June 2013. The company has no secondary tax on companies' credits available for utilisation. The dividend will be subject to a dividend withholding tax at a rate of 15%, which will result in a net dividend of 30.60 cents per share to those shareholders who are not exempt. The. . .  Full story
Company Results
Revenue increased to R590.2 million (R523.7 million). Earnings before interest, taxation and depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) rose to R187.5 million (R171.1. . .  Full story
Insurance premium revenue increased to R17.93 billion (2012: R14.7 billion). Net income rose to R24.9 billion (2012: R19.9 billion), while profit. . .  Full story
Revenue increased to R9.1 billion (R8.1 billion). Operating profit rose to R1 billion (R893 million). Net attributable profit declined to R385. . .  Full story
Total revenue increased to R8.6 billion (R7.6 billion). Gross profit remained stable at R2 billion (R2 billion), but operating declined to. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0042522.80-369.45-0.86%
JSE Top 4017:0038166.67-347.18-0.90%
JSE Gold17:001276.94-20.71-1.60%
JSE Financial17:0030230.37-302.08-0.99%
JSE Industrial17:0055065.31-532.70-0.96%
JSE Indust 2517:0048213.05-516.50-1.06%
JSE Resource17:0050517.94-326.53-0.64%
DJ Futures19:5814940.00113.000.76%
DJ Ind19:5814942.55108.590.73%
SP 50019:581653.8714.100.86%
FTSE 10017:356474.746.330.10%
All Ords08:495156.50-32.40-0.62%
NZSE 5007:484610.313.600.08%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:591389.40-22.08-1.56%
Gold R03/0914275.9224.590.17%
Gold R/kg19:58457614-6939-1.49%
Silver $19:5923.4070-.8580-3.54%
Platinum $19:591493.00-38.50-2.51%
Palladium $19:59694.50-21.00-2.94%
Brent Crude19:58114.88.870.76%
Rand / Dollar19:5910.2472-0.0771-0.75%
Rand / Pound19:5515.9792-0.0574-0.36%
Rand / Euro19:5513.5268-0.0693-0.51%
Rand / NZD03/098.03770.08901.12%
Rand / AUD19:559.39430.03940.42%
Yen / Dollar19:5999.73100.17600.18%
Euro / Dollar03/090.75800.00110.15%
Dollar / Euro19:591.32090.00410.31%
Pound / Dollar19:550.6395-0.0029-0.45%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 MMG  70015027.27.%71512
2 AFOVR-N  755537.55.%10000
3 COMPCLEAR  365247.04.%7350
4 TOWER  870506.10.%300
5 FORTRESSB  900505.88.%20000
6 TRANSCAP  750405.63.%89287
7 GOLDONE  200105.26.%2366
8 COAL  14475.11.%841319
9 TRADEH  950454.97.%2500
10 EQSTRA  732324.57.%2245300
11 WESCOAL  16063.90.%3275
12 SUPRGRP  2280753.40.%435953
13 WBHO  159715153.33.%139158
14 HARMONY  39271233.23.%1678776
15 CBH  335103.08.%4866
16 S-OCEAN  13643.03.%5000
17 ITLTILE  685203.01.%374
18 ILIAD  446112.53.%16800
19 BASREAD  870212.47.%108849
20 FONEWORX  23052.22.%18165

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 ATLATSA  332-62-15.74.%35788
2 CAFCA  180-19-9.55.%660
3 DAWN  804-84-9.46.%20480
4 PETMIN  180-13-6.74.%249976
5 ONELOGIX  301-17-5.35.%33473
6 ASCEN A  450-25-5.26.%87000
7 WITSGOLD  810-39-4.59.%
8 DISCOVERY  8350-350-4.02.%4971283
9 ANGGOLD  13520-550-3.91.%894124
10 DIGICOR  150-6-3.85.%966613
11 ZEDER  389-15-3.71.%644499
12 GRINDROD  2308-88-3.67.%894092
13 ASTRAPAK  580-20-3.33.%685381
14 COMAIR  270-9-3.23.%141414
15 VODACOM  11313-367-3.14.%1304626
16 OMNIA  18651-569-2.96.%102045
17 DELPROP  825-25-2.94.%15808
18 REDEFINE  903-27-2.90.%3856568
19 BRAIT  4030-120-2.89.%444997
20 ADAPTIT  310-9-2.82.%38881

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 MMG  70070015027.27.%71512
2 MRHLD  27812806361.31.%3365875
3 NORTHAM  42504250501.19.%686714

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 DIGICOR  150140-6-3.85.%966613

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4038,166.67-347.18-0.90%
Mid Cap54,903.52-429.16-0.78%
Small Cap46,219.70-25.23-0.05%
Resource 2050,517.94-326.53-0.64%
Industrial 2548,213.05-516.50-1.06%
Financial 1511,435.46-109.14-0.95%
Financial & Ind. 3051,053.66-528.56-1.02%
All Share42,522.80-369.45-0.86%
Oil & Gas 36,497.84-56.00-0.15%
Mining 30,712.27-211.89-0.69%
Gold Mining1,276.94-20.71-1.60%
Platinum Mining48.61-.25-0.51%
GENERAL MINING8,842.83-55.71-0.63%
Oil & Gas Producers 19,624.21-30.11-0.15%
Basic Materials 27,153.72-183.77-0.67%
Chemicals 21,954.46-296.72-1.33%
Forestry & Paper 26,834.90-113.24-0.42%
Industrial Metals 23,960.67-85.07-0.35%
Industrials 41,458.75-95.90-0.23%
General Industrials 123.03-.74-0.60%
Consumer Goods 52,017.52-730.99-1.39%
Automobiles & Parts 7,880.32-18.11-0.23%
Household Goods197.25-2-1.06%
Health Care 68,115.40-700.92-1.02%
Beverages 167.27-2.36-1.39%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 67,734.15-503.62-0.74%
Personal Goods 985.68-18.88-1.88%
Consumer Services 9,432.48-6.15-0.07%
General Retailers 58,411.34-487.77-0.83%
Travel & Leisure 5,441.57-20.22-0.37%
Media 190.071.400.74%
Support Services 2,626.26-30.80-1.16%
Telecommunications 8,506.38-181.89-2.09%
Financials 30,230.37-302.08-0.99%
Banks 51,304.47-490.62-0.95%
Non-life Insurance 46,960.86-51.05-0.11%
Life Insurance 28,917.65-176.96-0.61%
General Financial 2,834.92-23.95-0.84%
Technology 42,758.63244.980.58%
SHARIAH TOP40 3,652.12-32-0.87%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,753.85-30-0.80%
COAL MINING20,861.231050.51%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 5,764.56-7-0.11%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,032.0660.57%
CAPPED PROPERTY 398.35-1.30%
RESOURCE 27,640.65-165-0.59%
DIVIDEND PLUS203.35-1-0.50%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 408,439.64-73-0.86%
Capped Top 4020,146.39-186-0.91%
Capped All Share21,513.23-189-0.87%
JSE TABACO 6,650.05-44-0.65%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
05/09/2013COMPCLEARJune 2013 (Final)
05/09/2013FONEWORXJune 2013 (Final)
05/09/2013GIYANIJune 2013 (Interim)
05/09/2013SANLAMJune 2013 (Interim)
05/09/2013SANLAM-AJune 2013 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
DISCOVERY03/09/201304/10/201314/10/2013R 0.6450
METROFILE03/09/201327/09/201307/10/2013R 0.0650
GRINDROD PREF02/09/201319/09/201330/09/2013R 3.7100
WBHO02/09/201311/10/201321/10/2013R 2.3300
ARM02/09/201319/09/201330/09/2013R 5.1000
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
MTN GROUP14/08/201330/08/201309/09/2013R 3.7000
STANBANK-P15/08/201330/08/201309/09/2013R 3.2456
AECI24/07/201330/08/201309/09/2013R 1.0500
BHPBILL20/08/201330/08/201325/09/2013R 0.5900
FORTRESSA14/08/201330/08/201309/09/2013R 0.5601

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
MRIMine Restoration Investments Ltd.04/09/2013Confirmed
CDZCadiz Holdings Ltd.05/09/2013Confirmed
SSKStefanutti Stocks Holdings Ltd.06/09/2013Confirmed
DTCDatatec Ltd.10/09/2013Confirmed
FMCForbes - Manhattan Coal Corp11/09/2013Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
04/09/201317:45NEW EUROPE PROPERTY INVESTMENTS PLC - Dealings in securities by associates of m...
04/09/201317:11GOLD FIELDS LIMITED - Dealing in securities by directors of Gold Fields Limited ...
04/09/201317:00AFRICAN RAINBOW MINERALS LIMITED - Directors dealings in ARM securities
04/09/201316:56CONVERGENET HOLDINGS LIMITED - Disclosure of acquisition and disposal of securit...
04/09/201316:30WOOLWORTHS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Dealing in securities by directors and group secre...
04/09/201316:13INVICTA HOLDINGS LIMITED - Directors Dealing In Securities
04/09/201315:40BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO PLC - Publication of Final Terms
04/09/201315:40RCS INVESTMENT HOLDINGS (PTY) LTD - Full Capital Redemption - RCSC11 and RCSC15
04/09/201315:20SUPER GROUP LIMITED - Dealing in securities by a director of major subsidiaries
04/09/201315:19FOUNTAINHEAD PROPERTY TRUST - Retirement of an independent non-executive directo...
04/09/201315:05ARGENT INDUSTRIAL LIMITED - Dealing in Securities by a Director
04/09/201314:35GROUP FIVE LIMITED - Dealing in securities by a director of a major subsidiary
04/09/201314:20FIRSTRAND BANK LIMITED - Full Capital Redemption - FRS72
04/09/201314:15ESORFRANKI LIMITED - EFC01; EFC02; EFC03 and EFC04 - Interest Rate Resets
04/09/201313:55CLIENTELE LIMITED - Resignation of director
04/09/201313:37HARMONY GOLD MINING COMPANY LIMITED - NUM strike at Harmony peaceful
04/09/201312:56KAGISO MEDIA LIMITED - Renewal of Cautionary
04/09/201312:30IVUZI INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Full Capital Redemption - IVA336
04/09/201312:17CAPITAL PROPERTY FUND - Dealings in securities by an associate of a director of ...
04/09/201311:45VILLAGE MAIN REEF LIMITED - Village Main Reef reaches a settlement for Tau Lekoa
04/09/201311:06NORTHAM PLATINUM LIMITED - NHM001 Interest Rate Reset Announcement
04/09/201311:00PAN AFRICAN RESOURCES PLC - Pan African Successfully Concludes Wage Negotiations...
04/09/201310:13SPUR CORPORATION LIMITED - Trading Statement
04/09/201310:11MONEYWEB HOLDINGS LIMITED - Trading Statement
04/09/201310:10INTERWASTE HOLDINGS LIMITED - Directors Dealings in Securities
04/09/201309:55PROP INDEX TRACKER COL INV SCHEME - Distribution announcement - salient dates - ...
04/09/201309:52PROP INDEX TRACKER COL INV SCHEME - Distribution announcement - salient dates - ...
04/09/201309:51STANDARD BANK OF SOUTH AFRICA LD - SCIB: The Standard Bank of South Africa Limit...
04/09/201309:45RESILIENT PROPERTY INCOME FUND LTD - Interest Rate Reset - RESB01
04/09/201309:35MMI HOLDINGS LIMITED - Appointment of Permanent Group Company Secretary
04/09/201309:33DIAMONDCORP PLC - Director's Dealings
04/09/201309:31NEW GOLD ISSUER LIMITED - NGPLT - Listing of additional NewGold platinum debentu...
04/09/201309:30NEW GOLD ISSUER LIMITED - NGPLT - Listing of additional NewGold platinum debentu...
04/09/201307:05EQSTRA HOLDINGS LIMITED - Audited results for the year ended 30 June 2013
04/09/201307:05HOLDSPORT LIMITED - TRP121: Notification of acquisition of beneficial interest i...
04/09/201307:05EQSTRA HOLDINGS LIMITED - Cash dividend declaration
04/09/201307:05AFGRI LIMITED - Audited summarised consolidated financial results for the year e...
04/09/201307:05BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO PLC - Transaction In Own Shares

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