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 The Sharenet Daily 
Thursday, 14 August 2014 - 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
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Top News
South African stocks fell for a third straight session on Thursday after a slew of financial results knocked prices of companies such as lender Standard Bank and mining firm Harmony Gold.  Full story

Local markets  Full story
Artillery shells hit close to the centre of Ukraine's separatist-held city of Donetsk for the first time on Thursday, killing at least one person, as a large Russian aid convoy rumbled towards the border.  Full story
U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday said that police should respect protesters after four nights of racially charged demonstrations in Ferguson, Missouri, over the recent police killing of an unarmed black teenager.  Full story
Tens of thousands of anti-government protesters began a march to the Pakistani capital Islamabad on Thursday, raising fears for political stability and civilian rule in the nuclear-armed South Asian country.  Full story
Global equity markets edged higher on Thursday after President Vladimir Putin of Russia sounded a conciliatory note over the crisis in Ukraine, while bond. . .  Full story
Gold prices were little changed on Thursday as investors shrugged off a bigger-than-expected rise in U.S. jobless claims, while conciliatory comments from Russian President. . .  Full story
European stocks inched higher on Thursday, turning positive after Russian President Vladimir Putin made comments seen as conciliatory, though gains were limited by weak. . .  Full story
Britain's top equity index rose on Thursday, bolstered by apparently conciliatory comments from Russian President Vladimir Putin on a visit to Crimea, as. . .  Full story

U.S. stocks edged higher on Thursday after conciliatory comments by Russian President Vladimir Putin eased concerns about the country's tense situation with Ukraine and. . .  Full story
U.S. stocks opened flat on Thursday as investors found few reasons to buy following a sharp rally in the previous session and amid. . .  Full story
U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Thursday, with investors reluctant to make big bets following a sharp rally in the previous session. . .  Full story
Hong Kong shares finished lower on Thursday, with investors taking profits on Chinese energy firms and companies that posted strong earnings.. . .  Full story
SA Business
South Africa's Standard Bank took an $80 million hit from its exposure to suspected metal financing fraud in China, wiping out first-half earnings growth at Africa's largest lender.. . .  Full story
Wholesale depositors and investors who own senior debt issued by African Bank Investments will not be able to access their funds or receive any interest payments while the unsecured lender is. . .  Full story
The rand held steady against the dollar early on Thursday, trading near a two-week high as the greenback suffered a set back after weak economic data.. . .  Full story

From Accra to Windhoek, fear of the Ebola epidemic is provoking a wave of cancellations of business and investment events across. . .  Full story
South Africa's Northam Platinum said it wants to snap up platinum assets in a shake-up of the country's mining sector, after. . .  Full story
Germany's Chambers of Commerce cut its 2014 estimate for exports from Europe's biggest economy on Thursday due to the Ukraine crisis, but said. . .  Full story
Uganda's central bank kept its main lending rate at 11 percent on Thursday, saying inflation was within its target and the. . .  Full story

South Africa's Standard Bank said on Thursday it took an $80 million writedown from its exposure to a suspected metal financing fraud in China.. . .  Full story
South African bullion producer Harmony Gold said on Thursday it was looking for acquisition opportunities elsewhere in Africa and in Papua New Guinea, even as it scales back investment on existing projects.. . .  Full story
Index provider MSCI added six companies, including Hilton Worldwide and Japan's Seibu Holdings , to its MSCI All-Country World Index in its quarterly rebalancing, and deleted one company, South Africa's African Bank Investments.. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0051073.90-192.61-0.38%
JSE Top 4017:0045920.90-193.36-0.42%
JSE Gold17:001518.10-1.06-0.07%
JSE Financial17:0037829.02-5.32-0.01%
JSE Industrial17:0066671.64-366.81-0.55%
JSE Indust 2517:0058919.19-325.40-0.55%
JSE Resource17:0058315.05-168.06-0.29%
DJ Futures19:4816665.0044.000.26%
DJ Ind19:5816693.7541.950.25%
SP 50019:581952.535.810.30%
FTSE 10017:356685.2628.580.43%
All Ords08:375542.9035.000.64%
NZSE 5007:485062.417.710.15%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:591313.401.300.10%
Gold R19:5813855.61-8.75-0.06%
Gold R/kg19:58445363-294-0.07%
Silver $19:5919.8900.07100.36%
Platinum $19:591463.70.700.05%
Palladium $19:59881.703.700.42%
Brent Crude19:58102.14-2.06-1.98%
Rand / Dollar19:5910.5461-0.0202-0.19%
Rand / Pound19:5517.5612-0.0364-0.21%
Rand / Euro19:5514.0955-0.0202-0.14%
Rand / NZD19:588.95100.01170.13%
Rand / AUD19:559.8232-0.0072-0.07%
Yen / Dollar19:59102.47800.04900.05%
Euro / Dollar19:550.7479-0.0002-0.03%
Dollar / Euro19:591.33650.00020.01%
Pound / Dollar19:550.59910.00010.02%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 ATLATSA  3983810.56.%21940
2 FORTRESSB  13001008.33.%8000
3 TOWER  850658.28.%78445
4 BLACKSTAR  1299998.25.%124855
5 SYCOM  28001706.46.%5569
6 SYNERGY-A  1150504.55.%11340
7 HULAMIN  789344.50.%56492
8 BRIMSTON  1550654.38.%23500
9 BRAIT  74503004.20.%2133626
10 ARROW-B  819324.07.%2460375
11 ALTRON  2598983.92.%24458
12 NIVEUS  2595953.80.%37595
13 ADAPTIT  742253.49.%864288
14 COMPCLEAR  541183.40.%13088
15 TASTE  355102.90.%4000
16 ROCKCASTL  1840502.79.%534792
17 WESIZWE  11632.65.%82079
18 CMH  1130262.36.%11530
19 BRIMST-N  1525352.35.%156034
20 NEPI  103252252.23.%486276

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 CENRAND  259-26-9.12.%3860
2 SEARDEL  170-10-5.56.%93698
3 LEWIS  5965-334-5.30.%752567
4 SOVFOOD  750-40-5.06.%34422
5 CALGRO  740-39-5.01.%18162
6 NASPERSN  136540-6702-4.68.%1471779
7 ELLIES   197-8-3.90.%1358797
8 STANBANK  14085-501-3.43.%3436102
9 EASTPLATS  900-30-3.23.%24588
10 STEINHOFF  5060-160-3.07.%12772694
11 AVENG  2240-68-2.95.%1253890
12 EHSV  570-17-2.90.%29849
13 PINNACLE  970-28-2.81.%760041
14 WESCOAL  180-5-2.70.%81611
15 MERAFE  144-4-2.70.%3925591
16 FORTRESSA  1606-43-2.61.%745185
17 PSG-KST  680-18-2.58.%178003
18 EQSTRA  635-15-2.31.%478622
19 TRUWTHS  7034-154-2.14.%2574308
20 SAPPI  4205-90-2.10.%1164600

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 FORTRESSB  130013001008.33.%8000
2 ARROW-B  819819324.07.%2460375
3 COMPCLEAR  541548183.40.%13088
4 ROCKCASTL  18401950502.79.%534792
5 NEPI  10325103252252.23.%486276
6 ARROW-A  79080010.13.%2081037
7 CAPPROP  11821215-2-0.17.%2773650
8 NETCARE  31893284-6-0.19.%2114469

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 ELLIES   197191-8-3.90.%1358797
2 LONMIN  39193806581.50.%1625037

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4045,920.90-193.36-0.42%
Mid Cap65,405.36-76.73-0.12%
Small Cap54,521.84-156.15-0.29%
Resource 2058,315.05-168.06-0.29%
Industrial 2558,919.19-325.40-0.55%
Financial 1514,616.41-34.24-0.23%
Financial & Ind. 3062,847.82-297.47-0.47%
All Share51,073.90-192.61-0.38%
Oil & Gas 46,172.08-119.56-0.26%
Mining 34,609.82-103.60-0.30%
Gold Mining1,518.10-1.06-0.07%
Platinum Mining46.31.250.54%
GENERAL MINING10,131.01-40.06-0.39%
Oil & Gas Producers 24,825.87-64.29-0.26%
Basic Materials 30,450.83-106.47-0.35%
Chemicals 24,219.38-158.69-0.65%
Forestry & Paper 31,056.30-272.75-0.87%
Industrial Metals 19,386.34-110.89-0.57%
Industrials 46,631.90-7.11-0.02%
General Industrials 150.54.360.24%
Consumer Goods 59,364.14158.710.27%
Automobiles & Parts 8,503.04-99.64-1.16%
Household Goods347.26-11-3.06%
Health Care 87,414.08500.640.58%
Beverages 196.412.711.40%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 78,972.8641.680.05%
Personal Goods 1,006.25-2.20-0.22%
Consumer Services 12,755.48-415.78-3.16%
General Retailers 65,984.84-912.36-1.36%
Travel & Leisure 5,721.92-1.48-0.03%
Media 297.91-14.58-4.67%
Support Services 2,747.791.440.05%
Telecommunications 11,276.5395.600.86%
Financials 37,829.02-5.32-0.01%
Banks 66,964.56-929.47-1.37%
Non-life Insurance 53,803.37112.300.21%
Life Insurance 35,640.83230.830.65%
General Financial 3,596.0630.560.86%
Technology 43,905.04-180.44-0.41%
SHARIAH TOP40 4,326.30-10-0.22%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL4,460.71-11-0.24%
COAL MINING18,709.80-317-1.67%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 6,758.20550.82%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,262.79171.33%
RESOURCE 31,801.97-93-0.29%
DIVIDEND PLUS223.94-1-0.32%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 4010,070.77-16-0.16%
Capped Top 4024,333.41-104-0.43%
Capped All Share25,863.36-97-0.37%
JSE TABACO 7,889.67510.65%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
15/08/2014CITYLDGJune 2014 (Final)
15/08/2014EASTPLATSJune 2014 (Interim)
15/08/2014GLOBALJune 2014 (Q)
15/08/2014TRENCORJune 2014 (Interim)
15/08/2014TRENCOR 6%CDJune 2014 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
GROUP 513/08/1418/09/1429/09/14ZAR 0.5500
MPACT13/08/1405/09/1415/09/14ZAR 0.2600
EMIRA13/08/1405/09/1415/09/14ZAR 0.6387
MERAFE12/08/1429/08/1408/09/14ZAR 0.0112
FORTRESSA12/08/1429/08/1408/09/14ZAR 0.5881
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
IMPL CONV04/08/1408/08/1421/08/14ZAR 250.0000
KUMBA22/07/1408/08/1418/08/14ZAR 15.6100
HUDACO27/06/1408/08/1418/08/14ZAR 1.5500
TOWER24/07/1408/08/1418/08/14ZAR 0.4160
NIVEUS27/06/1408/08/1418/08/14ZAR 0.2800

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
GDNGooderson Leisure Corporation Ltd.14/08/2014Confirmed
MMGMICROmega Holdings Ltd.15/08/2014Unconfirmed
LEWLewis Group Ltd.15/08/2014Confirmed
HUGHuge Group Ltd.19/08/2014Confirmed
RACPRECM - Calibre Ltd.20/08/2014Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
14/08/201417:42ARROWHEAD PROPERTIES LIMITED - Acquisition of additional B linked units in Dipu...
14/08/201417:37MAS REAL ESTATE INC - Release of financial results and results presentation
14/08/201417:36THE STANDARD BANK OF SA LTD - The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited Financi...
14/08/201417:17TRENCOR LIMITED - Unaudited interim results and declaration of cash dividend for...
14/08/201417:15COUNTRY BIRD HOLDINGS LIMITED - Trading Statement and Cautionary Announcement
14/08/201417:09AVENG LIMITED - Disclosure of Beneficial Interest in Securities
14/08/201417:05JSE LIMITED - Reviewed Interim Results Ended 30 June 2014 And Appointments Of Ex...
14/08/201417:01NEDBANK LIMITED - Notice of Suspension in trading of certain Credit-Linked Notes...
14/08/201416:45VUNANI PROPERTY INVESTMENT FUND LIMITED - Acquisition by VPIF of Edcon Place and...
14/08/201416:40CAPITAL & COUNTIES PROPERTIES PLC - Block Listing Six Monthly Return
14/08/201416:26INVESTEC AUSTRALIA PROPERTY FUND - Posting of Circular, Notice of General Meetin...
14/08/201416:20UBUBELE HOLDINGS LIMITED - Notice in terms of section 129(3)(a) of the Companies...
14/08/201416:12BUFFALO COAL CORP - Management Discussion Analysis on Interim results
14/08/201416:09BUFFALO COAL CORP - Condensed interim consolidated financial statements - unaudi...
14/08/201415:49ZEDER INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Changes to the composition of the companys audit and...
14/08/201415:47FIRSTRAND BANK LIMITED - Notice of Request for Written Consent of Instrumenthold...
14/08/201415:46FIRSTRAND BANK LIMITED - Notice of Request for Written Consent of Noteholders
14/08/201415:10OLD MUTUAL PLC - Public Opening Position Disclosure/Dealing Disclosure
14/08/201415:07MASTER DRILLING GROUP LTD - Trading Statememt
14/08/201415:04ELLIES HOLDINGS LIMITED - Change to the board of directors
14/08/201415:03ONELOGIX GROUP LIMITED - Change to the board of directors
14/08/201415:02PEREGRINE HOLDINGS LIMITED - Voluntary announcement regarding Java Capital, Sten...
14/08/201415:00GOGLOBAL PROPERTIES LIMITED - Notice of extraordinary general meeting and change...
14/08/201414:46GOODERSON LEISURE CORPORATION LTD - Results of The Annual General Meeting
14/08/201414:21SATRIX COLLECTIVE INVESTMENT SCHEME - Partial Delisting of STXDIV Securities
14/08/201414:20SATRIX COLLECTIVE INVESTMENT SCHEME - Listing of Additional Satrix Fini Securiti...
14/08/201414:15MURRAY & ROBERTS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Trading Statement
14/08/201414:12ROCKCASTLE GLOBAL REAL EST CO LTD - Update in respect of the cash dividend for t...
14/08/201414:06ATLATSA RESOURCES CORPORATION - Atlatsa announces results for the quarter ended ...
14/08/201414:00PAN AFRICAN RESOURCES PLC - Appointment of joint broker and communications advis...
14/08/201414:00ATLATSA RESOURCES CORPORATION - Atlatsa announces unaudited condensed consolidat...
14/08/201413:30BLACKSTAR GROUP SE - Change of Address, Registered Office
14/08/201413:10BRIMSTONE INVESTMENT CORPORATION LD - Further trading statement
14/08/201413:00FIRSTRAND BANK LIMITED - FRB03-Full Capital Redemption
14/08/201413:00CAPITEC BANK HOLDINGS LIMITED - General repurchase of an additional 3% non-redee...
14/08/201412:59EQSTRA HOLDINGS LIMITED - Changes to the board of directors
14/08/201412:15LEWIS GROUP LIMITED - TRP 121: notification of an acquisition of a beneficial in...
14/08/201410:42INVESTEC BANK LIMITED - Interim dividend announcement - SBKIHH
14/08/201410:30SOAPSTONE INVESTMENT LTD - Interest Payment on Convertible Bond - DMCCB
14/08/201410:03ASTRAL FOODS LIMITED - Appointment of member to the social and ethics committee
14/08/201410:00VILLAGE MAIN REEF LIMITED - Report for the Quarter Ended 30 June 2014
14/08/201409:45ANDULELA INVESTMENT HOLDINGS LTD - Results of annual general meeting
14/08/201409:30DEUTSCHE BANK AG - New Wave Listing - TOPDWT
14/08/201409:02STANDARD BANK OF SOUTH AFRICA LD - SCIB: The Standard Bank Of South Africa Limit...
14/08/201409:01ABSA BANK LIMITED - NEWUSD; NEWGBP and NEWEUR - Distribution in respect of accru...
14/08/201409:00NEWFUNDS COLLECTIVE INVEST SCHEME - NFGOVI; NFILBI nd NFTRCI - Interest distribu...
14/08/201409:00ABSA BANK LIMITED - New Financial Instrument Listing - ASN024
14/08/201408:30MUSTEK LIMITED - Updated Trading Statement
14/08/201408:30SUN INTERNATIONAL LIMITED - Trading statement
14/08/201408:06NORTHAM PLATINUM LIMITED - Reviewed Preliminary results for the year ended 30 Ju...
14/08/201408:00STANDARD BANK GROUP LIMITED - Interim results announcement and dividend declarat...
14/08/201407:33AFRICAN BANK INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Suspension of interest and principal payments...
14/08/201407:30INVESTEC BANK LIMITED - Issue of CLN- IVC042
14/08/201407:30MIX TELEMATICS LIMITED - Notice of a general meeting of MiX shareholders
14/08/201407:06HARMONY GOLD MINING COMPANY LIMITED - Solid annual performance - production and ...
14/08/201407:05HARMONY GOLD MINING COMPANY LIMITED - Results for the fourth quarter FY14 and ye...

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