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 The Sharenet Daily 
Wednesday, 06 May 2015 - 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)

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Top News
South Africa's main stock index booked its biggest daily percentage decline in more than a month on Wednesday, tracking global markets as anxiety from a sell-off in global government bonds spread to equities.  Full story

BHP shareholders overwhelmingly approved the spin-off of new mining and metals group South32, clearing the way for a listing this month that will test investor sentiment towards the battered mining sector.  Full story
Yemen's Houthi militia battled its way into Aden's Tawahi district on Wednesday despite Saudi-led air strikes, strengthening its hold on the city whose fate is seen as crucial to determining the country's civil war.  Full story
An Afghan judge sentenced four men to death on Wednesday for the mob killing of 27-year-old woman accused of burning a Koran in Kabul, a case that sparked outrage and rare street protests against religious extremism in the capital.  Full story
The French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, targeted in a deadly attack earlier this year by Islamist gunmen, was honoured on Tuesday at a New York gala under heavy security, organizers said.  Full story
A global rout in government bonds deepened on Wednesday as long-term U.S. and European borrowing costs reached their highest level this year, spreading anxiety. . .  Full story
Gold edged down on Wednesday, as the impact of higher U.S. real yields counteracted the effects of a weaker dollar, soft U.S. data. . .  Full story
A worldwide selloff in government bonds deepened on Wednesday, with the rise in yields to their highest level this year spreading unease across. . .  Full story
Hong Kong stocks followed mainland markets lower on Wednesday, surrendering earlier gains, with infrastructure and industrial stocks leading the decline.. . .  Full story

China stocks surrendered early gains and ended lower on Wednesday as fears of a deeper correction outweighed a chorus of upbeat official media commentaries. . .  Full story
Australian shares slid to a three-month closing low on Wednesday as investors dumped bank stocks on growth worries, with Commonwealth Bank suffering its. . .  Full story
Long-term U.S. Treasury yields rose on Tuesday to their highest level this year as investors reassessed their view on the global economy, while. . .  Full story
Gold rose on Tuesday as the dollar turned lower and global shares fell ahead of U.S. non-farm payroll data later in the week. . .  Full story
SA Business
South Africa's rand held on to gains against the dollar on Wednesday despite a fall in domestic consumer confidence, as the. . .  Full story
A vast majority of BHP Billiton's shareholders voting by proxy have approved the spin-off of the global miner's smaller assets into. . .  Full story
South Africa's consumer confidence fell back into negative territory in the first quarter of 2015, weighed down mainly by chronic power. . .  Full story
Botswana's supermarket chain Choppies plans a secondary listing on the South African bourse, it said on Wednesday, seeking to boost its. . .  Full story

Business activity in South Africa's private sector expanded at a slightly slower rate in April but new orders continued to rise and companies stepped up hiring, a survey showed on Wednesday.. . .  Full story
Power blackouts in South Africa and soaring Indian imports in anticipation of an El Nino climatic event have pushed thermal coal prices in the Indian and Pacific Ocean basin up since. . .  Full story
A U.S. fine for bribery and write-offs on Russian assets pushed France's Alstom to a 719 million euro ($808 million) annual net loss, a big swing from a 556 million profit in the. . .  Full story
Company News
Shareholders are advised that Bonatla has changed its year end from 31 December to 31 March. This trading statement accordingly relates. . .  Full story
Following the retirement of Mr MA Mun-Gavin as independent non-executive Chairman of the board with effect from the conclusion of the. . .  Full story
At the Annual General Meeting held on 6 May 2015, all resolutions proposed at the meeting were passed by vote on. . .  Full story
Further to the trading update released on SENS on 5 December 2014, the company advised shareholders that the headline earnings per. . .  Full story

At the 47th Annual General Meeting ("AGM") of shareholders of Bell held on 4 May 2015, all the resolutions, as set. . .  Full story
SPAR is in the process of finalising their results for the six months ended 31 March 2015 (ôResultsö) and shareholders are. . .  Full story
Highlights of the period: *Continued improvement in retailer demand with 44 new long term leases agreed for GBP7 million new annual rent,. . .  Full story
Datatec announced that its subsidiary, Logicalis Group Ltd. ("Logicalis"), has acquired Trovus , a UK Business Intelligence consultancy, which provides business. . .  Full story
Company Results
Net interest income grew to R448 million (R395 million). Profit attributable to equity holders slumped to R177 million (R775 million), Furthermore, headline earnings per share from continuing operations rose to 31.1cps. . .  Full story
Sales for the year rose to R1.5 billion (R1.4 billion). Gross profit grew to R735.0 (R683.5 million). Operating profit increased to R266.7 million (R250.0 million). Profit attributable to equity holders was. . .  Full story
Lodestone have released their maiden final results for the 9 months ended 31 March 2015, therefore there are no comparatives. Rental revenue amounted to R108.5 million while profit attributable to equity. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0053848.74-726.25-1.33%
JSE Top 4017:0047707.62-604.79-1.25%
JSE Gold17:001287.46-64.85-4.80%
JSE Financial17:0045368.33-834.49-1.81%
JSE Industrial17:0075711.30-842.41-1.10%
JSE Indust 2517:0067253.05-771.48-1.13%
JSE Resource17:0045425.61-714.85-1.55%
DJ Futures19:5217733.00-131.00-0.73%
DJ Ind19:5817783.63-144.57-0.81%
SP 50019:582074.18-15.28-0.73%
FTSE 10017:186934.466.880.10%
All Ords08:435690.90-125.30-2.15%
NZSE 5007:485765.27-22.52-0.39%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:591190.90-1.84-0.15%
Gold R19:5814296.159.140.06%
Gold R/kg19:58459799-950-0.21%
Silver $19:5916.4980-.0370-0.22%
Platinum $19:591140.00-1.50-0.13%
Palladium $19:59791.301.300.16%
Brent Crude19:5868.021.572.36%
Rand / Dollar19:5912.00440.02860.24%
Rand / Pound19:5518.27290.12920.71%
Rand / Euro19:5513.61090.21371.60%
Rand / NZD19:589.0145-0.0476-0.53%
Rand / AUD19:559.57300.05990.63%
Yen / Dollar19:59119.3900-0.4650-0.39%
Euro / Dollar19:550.8816-0.0121-1.35%
Dollar / Euro19:591.13370.01511.35%
Pound / Dollar19:550.6557-0.0031-0.47%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 DENEB  1992917.06.%228545
2 NIVEUS  315040014.55.%10127
3 EASTPLATS  187519511.61.%29168
4 YORK  2652510.42.%287798
5 ERIN  65005008.33.%21
6 ARM   118008127.39.%895823
7 CALGRO  1548986.76.%33404
8 RAUBEX  20741196.09.%279891
9 TIMES  2249994.60.%2919
10 EQSTRA  375154.17.%525352
11 MRHLD  1411533.90.%1027662
12 GROUP-5  29151063.77.%142681
13 TRNSHEX  285103.64.%24699
14 PALLINGHT  388133.47.%487927
15 DIPULA-A  1135343.09.%190861
16 NET1UEPS  170005003.03.%9192
17 PETMIN  13842.99.%2585123
18 MASONITE  3100902.99.%25
19 KAYDAV  17552.94.%201
20 BLACKSTAR  1440392.78.%3891

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 SEARDEL  125-18-12.59.%49226
2 CULLINAN  150-19-11.24.%2000
3 FORTRESSB  2650-260-8.93.%410309
4 TRUSTCO  332-28-7.78.%320792
5 ZURICHSA  24000-2000-7.69.%100
6 OCTODEC  2626-211-7.44.%372372
7 KEATON   150-11-6.83.%51547
8 GFIELDS  5096-349-6.41.%2658639
9 SIBANYE  2286-154-6.31.%5368855
10 OCEANA  10700-700-6.14.%114780
11 COMAIR  531-31-5.52.%161564
12 HOSP-A  1540-90-5.52.%46047
13 ANCHOR  1115-65-5.51.%233693
14 RANGOLD  213-12-5.33.%16790
15 FAIRVEST  190-10-5.00.%1289600
16 RHODES  1728-90-4.95.%218816
17 THARISA  500-25-4.76.%1900
18 PERGRIN  2661-129-4.62.%425734
19 ASCEN_A  620-30-4.62.%37589
20 CURRO  3576-169-4.51.%182818

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 EASTPLATS  1875187519511.61.%29168

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 ZURICHSA  2400024000-2000-7.69.%100
2 KEATON   150147-11-6.83.%51547
3 INTEWASTE  127105-3-2.31.%86350
4 Cognition  219180-1-0.45.%102828
5 DENEB  1991552917.06.%228545

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4047,707.62-604.79-1.25%
Mid Cap74,437.22-1398.28-1.84%
Small Cap61,364.19-777.94-1.25%
Resource 2045,425.61-714.85-1.55%
Industrial 2567,253.05-771.48-1.13%
Financial 1517,322.23-272.31-1.55%
Financial & Ind. 3072,440.04-897.64-1.22%
All Share53,848.74-726.25-1.33%
Oil & Gas 32,676.8884.650.26%
Mining 27,445.56-425.52-1.53%
Gold Mining1,287.46-64.85-4.80%
Platinum Mining34.27.160.47%
GENERAL MINING8,035.43-103.06-1.27%
Oil & Gas Producers 17,569.7645.520.26%
Basic Materials 25,477.35-214.14-0.83%
Chemicals 24,864.21203.980.83%
Forestry & Paper 40,577.90523.291.31%
Industrial Metals 10,644.9828.950.27%
Industrials 46,802.48-350.59-0.74%
General Industrials 165.00-1.82-1.09%
Consumer Goods 65,708.01-471.26-0.71%
Automobiles & Parts 8,186.02-158.51-1.90%
Household Goods521.23-2-0.38%
Health Care 10,062.49-195.97-1.91%
Beverages 212.71-2.06-0.96%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 8,800.49-172.81-1.93%
Personal Goods 1,066.18-7.49-0.70%
Consumer Services 16,197.28-412.55-2.48%
General Retailers 83,367.22-892.00-1.06%
Travel & Leisure 6,664.86-80.29-1.19%
Media 389.72-13.90-3.44%
Support Services 2,920.29-10.13-0.35%
Telecommunications 11,625.65-115.28-0.98%
Financials 45,368.33-834.49-1.81%
Banks 82,525.28-1329.31-1.59%
Non-life Insurance 58,573.47-306.26-0.52%
Life Insurance 43,465.60-561.87-1.28%
General Financial 4,271.66-101.26-2.32%
Technology 61,479.39-1543.92-2.45%
SHARIAH TOP40 3,849.50-28-0.73%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL4,081.85-40-0.97%
COAL MINING13,210.64-229-1.70%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 6,857.02-31-0.45%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,308.76-22-1.65%
CAPPED PROPERTY 547.90-2.43%
RESOURCE 24,910.26-386-1.53%
DIVIDEND PLUS242.74-1-0.43%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 4010,322.02-116-1.11%
Capped Top 4025,498.64-317-1.23%
Capped All Share27,313.06-368-1.33%
JSE TABACO 8,356.08500.60%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
BATBRAIT S.A.BUY29/04/2015
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
07/05/2015GFIELDSMarch 2015 (Q)
07/05/2015GFIELDSPMarch 2015 (Q)
07/05/2015NET1UEPSMarch 2015 (Q)
07/05/2015NET1UEPSPMarch 2015 (Q)
07/05/2015NET1UEPSPPMarch 2015 (Q)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
HOLDSPORT05/05/1529/05/1508/06/15ZAR 1.6500
TRANSCAP05/05/1529/05/1508/06/15ZAR 0.1000
OASIS04/05/1529/05/1508/06/15ZAR 0.5170
OCTODEC04/05/1522/05/1501/06/15ZAR 0.9680
RIPLC29/04/1515/05/1505/06/15GBP 0.0160
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
PSG15/04/1530/04/1511/05/15ZAR 1.4500
TIMESMED02/03/1530/04/1511/05/15ZAR 0.3000
PSG KST09/04/1530/04/1511/05/15ZAR 0.0800
EFFICIENT14/04/1530/04/1511/05/15ZAR 0.0588

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
GFIGold Fields Ltd.06/05/2015Confirmed
GFPPGold Fields Ltd.06/05/2015Confirmed
ANGAngloGold Ashanti Ltd.06/05/2015Confirmed
ANGAAngloGold Ashanti Ltd.06/05/2015Confirmed
ANGBAngloGold Ashanti Ltd.06/05/2015Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
06/05/201517:30EOH HOLDINGS LIMITED - Dealings in Securities by a Director
06/05/201517:25BONATLA PROPERTY HOLDINGS LIMITED - Trading Statement
06/05/201517:20ANGLOGOLD ASHANTI LIMITED - Release of 2014 Annual Report - ANG010, ANG012, ANG0...
06/05/201517:15BELL EQUIPMENT LIMITED - Changes to board of directors
06/05/201517:15ANGLOGOLD ASHANTI LIMITED - Results of the 71st Annual General Meeting of Shareh...
06/05/201517:15OLD MUTUAL PLC - Notification of Transactions of Directors/Persons Discharging M...
06/05/201517:10JSE LIMITED - Index Change Advice - 20150514 Fairvest Property Hldgs Shares In I...
06/05/201517:05METAIR INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Results of annual general meeting
06/05/201517:01AFRICA ETF ISSUER LTD (RF) - Listing of additional AfricaPalladium debentures - ...
06/05/201516:30INTU PROPERTIES PLC - Results of Proxy Voting at the Annual General Meeting
06/05/201516:00STENPROP LIMITED - Notice of special general meeting
06/05/201516:00BLACKSTAR GROUP SE - Long Term Incentive Scheme Share Award
06/05/201515:40DENEB INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Trading Statement
06/05/201515:38BHP BILLITON PLC - BHP Billiton 2015 General Meeting Results
06/05/201515:30REDEFINE PROPERTIES LIMITED - Specific issue of shares for cash to Redefine Empo...
06/05/201515:25IVUZI INVESTMENTS LIMITED - IVA531 - New Instrument Listing
06/05/201515:25OLD MUTUAL PLC - Public Opening Position Disclosure/Dealing Disclosure by a Pers...
06/05/201515:05JUBILEE PLATINUM PLC - Dealing in securities by a director
06/05/201514:55CALGRO M3 HOLDINGS LIMITED - Trading Update
06/05/201514:50OLD MUTUAL PLC - Public Opening Position Disclosure/Dealing Disclosure by a Pers...
06/05/201514:40OLD MUTUAL PLC - Public Opening Position Disclosure/Dealing Disclosure by a Pers...
06/05/201514:30BELL EQUIPMENT LIMITED - Results of annual general meeting
06/05/201514:10RANDGOLD & EXPLORATION COMPANY LTD - Results of the Annual General Meeting of Ra...
06/05/201514:00ERIN ENERGY CORPORATION - Board appoints new chief financial officer
06/05/201513:53LODESTONE REIT LIMITED - Dividend: Tax treatment and salient dates
06/05/201513:52LODESTONE REIT LIMITED - Preliminary summarised audited consolidated financial s...
06/05/201513:25THE SPAR GROUP LIMITED - Trading statement
06/05/201513:10OLD MUTUAL PLC - Public Opening Position Disclosure/Dealing Disclosure by a Pers...
06/05/201512:30MERAFE RESOURCES LIMITED - Dealings in Securities by Directors of Merafe
06/05/201512:15EXXARO RESOURCES LIMITED - Acceptance of conditional awards, and purchase and pl...
06/05/201511:47ALARIS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Dealings in Securities by an Associate of a Director
06/05/201511:18RECM AND CALIBRE LIMITED - Trading Statement - Net Asset Value update
06/05/201510:41BHP BILLITON PLC - 2015 General Meeting Presentation
06/05/201510:37BHP BILLITON PLC - BHP Billiton 2015 General Meeting Speech
06/05/201509:52STANDARD BANK OF SOUTH AFRICA LD - SCIB: Issue of Share Instalments - MTNSTJ/BT...
06/05/201509:00Prescient Limited - Appointment To Board Of Directors Of Prescient Securities (p...
06/05/201508:00REDEFINE INTERNATIONAL PLC - Refinancing of German retail portfolio and disposal...
06/05/201508:00INTU PROPERTIES PLC - AGM Trading Update for the Period from 1 January 2015 to 6...
06/05/201508:00DATATEC LIMITED - Logicalis acquires UK Business Intelligence consultancy Trovus

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