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 The Sharenet Daily 
Wednesday, 23 September 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
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Top News
South Africa's Reserve Bank kept its benchmark repo rate unchanged on Wednesday, saying a weakening economy meant its plan to increase borrowing costs to tackle high inflation would have to be deferred.  Full story

Newly-appointed South African mines minister will challenge job cuts sweeping across the mining industry in Africa's most advanced economy, he said on Wednesday.  Full story
Pope Francis on Wednesday urged the United States to help tackle climate change and called on Americans to build a truly tolerant and inclusive society, as he struck a political tone on his first visit to the world's richest nation.  Full story
A day after wooing Seattle's elite with pop-culture jokes and promises of reform, Chinese President Xi Jinping gets down to business on Wednesday, meeting Apple Inc's Tim Cook and other top tech executives, and likely unveiling a massive order for Boeing planes.  Full story
European Union leaders could promise billions of euros in new funding for Syrian refugees at an emergency summit on Wednesday where they will also try to patch up bitter divisions over the migration crisis.  Full story
Share prices firmed after an Asian equities selloff on Wednesday, with investors taking cues from rising commodity prices and looking past China's worst manufacturing. . .  Full story
Platinum slid to a fresh 6-1/2-year low on Wednesday on fears about reduced demand from the auto sector, where it is used in. . .  Full story
Global shares fell on Wednesday after figures showing the biggest contraction in China's manufacturing sector since the global financial crisis intensified fears that a. . .  Full story
Hong Kong stocks slumped on Wednesday, dragged by wobbling global markets, and also weighed down by weak China factory activity data.. . .  Full story

China stocks fell on Wednesday, hit by falls in global markets and weak domestic factory activity that has raised fears of a sharp. . .  Full story
Tumbling commodities prices and worries about China's economy pulled stocks sharply lower on Tuesday, while bond yields declined and the dollar rose to. . .  Full story
Gold fell 1 percent on Tuesday, pressured as the dollar strengthened on renewed expectations that the Federal Reserve will raise U.S. interest rates for. . .  Full story
Hong Kong stocks ended modestly higher on Tuesday, buoyed by improved sentiment in global markets while investors focused on an upcoming meeting. . .  Full story
SA Business
Moody's expects South Africa to avoid a recession this year, the rating agency said on Wednesday in a credit opinion note.. . .  Full story
Starbucks' local partner sees potential for more than 200 of the U.S. chain's coffee shops in South Africa within five years,. . .  Full story
South Africa's headline consumer inflation slowed more than expected to 4.6 percent year-on-year in August compared with 5 percent in July,. . .  Full story
China's Hebei Iron and Steel Group is planning to build a 5-million tonne per year steel plant in South Africa in. . .  Full story

Central bankers across emerging markets are being forced to take action to stem falls in their currencies, especially after China allowed its yuan. . .  Full story
The outlook for the global economy became bleaker on Wednesday as signs of a deeper manufacturing downturn in China emerged, coupled with slow. . .  Full story
Whether it's selling pensions, pasta or toothpicks, investors in Africa have been targeting the booming middle class. But a year of diving commodity prices. . .  Full story
Emerging markets stocks hit a two-week low and currencies remained under pressure on Wednesday as the latest batch of disappointing economic data from. . .  Full story

South Africa's rand breached through key psychological support levels on Wednesday, stretching losses to over 3 percent in the last three days as a dollar rally and bleak Chinese manufacturing data weighed.. . .  Full story
Company News
PPC wishes to advise that Dr Daniel Ufitikirezi has resigned as a director of PPC with effect from 22 September 2015.. . .  Full story
Astrapak is currently finalising its financial results for the six months ended 31 August 2015 ("the reporting period"). The Group concluded the. . .  Full story
The Wesizwe board of directors therefore wishes to advise shareholders that the company expects to report headline earnings per share and. . .  Full story
Shareholders are advised that Pieter de Jager has tendered his resignation as the Chief Financial Officer of Andulela with effect from. . .  Full story

Shareholders are referred to the renewal of cautionary announcement released by Altron on the Stock Exchange News Service (SENS) of the. . .  Full story
The boards of directors of Nedbank announced the appointment of Mr Stanley Subramoney (56), BCompt(Hons) CA(SA) [retired partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)],. . .  Full story
PPC will be participating in the RMB Morgan Stanley Big Five Investor Conference in Cape Town and has, in preparation for. . .  Full story
Further to the previous announcements, the last of which was dated 30 June 2015, shareholders are advised that the Company is. . .  Full story
Company Results
Gross revenue for the year jumped to R1.313 billion (2014: R876.9 million), profit for the year attributable to owners of the holding company was higher at R978.7 million (2014: R946.1 million),. . .  Full story
Revenue rose 7.15% to R2.1 billion (R2 billion). profit before income tax was up 13.40% at R279.4 million (R246.4 million), whilst total comprehensive income attributable to equity holders was R154.8 million. . .  Full story
Sales increased to R2.5 billion (R2.3 billion). Profit from operations lowered to R156.4 million (R162.9 million). Profit for the year attributable to ordinary shareholders also decreased to R92.2 million (R102 4. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0050381.63528.541.06%
JSE Top 4017:0045062.05538.331.21%
JSE Gold17:00946.78-14.86-1.55%
JSE Financial17:0043163.82354.060.83%
JSE Industrial17:0074110.74848.191.16%
JSE Indust 2517:0066394.60825.071.26%
JSE Resource17:0034177.61336.370.99%
DJ Futures19:5816140.00-89.00-0.55%
DJ Ind19:5816289.01-41.46-0.25%
SP 50019:581941.54-1.20-0.06%
FTSE 10017:216045.46109.621.85%
All Ords08:375032.50-98.30-1.92%
NZSE 5007:485654.34-42.45-0.75%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:591131.687.600.68%
Gold R19:5715669.63300.841.96%
Gold R/kg19:58503923104162.11%
Silver $19:5914.7950.03100.21%
Platinum $19:59929.60-4.40-0.47%
Palladium $19:59643.2036.706.05%
Brent Crude19:5848.33-.75-1.53%
USD / ZAR19:5913.84560.17291.26%
GBP / ZAR19:5521.08990.10760.51%
EUR/ ZAR19:5515.49870.28221.85%
NZD/ ZAR19:578.65650.05590.65%
AUD / ZAR19:559.70630.01840.19%
USD / JPY19:59120.21200.08800.07%
EUR / USD19:591.11950.00690.62%
GBP / USD19:591.5256-0.0104-0.68%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 ASCEN_A  52520061.54.%14341
2 REX-TRUE  120030033.33.%77
3 PUTPROP  6908814.62.%43100
4 CULLINAN  1602014.29.%38770
5 TRUSTCO  3954412.54.%223700
6 NVEST  2752510.00.%20000
7 ETFPLD  88526347.71.%16498
8 STEFSTOCK  425287.05.%7500
9 KIBO  12386.96.%14850
10 CONDUIT  325206.56.%138000
11 ARCMITTAL  903536.24.%570332
12 FAIRVEST  175106.06.%312000
13 INVICTA  59002804.98.%48318
14 PAN-AF  15374.79.%516285
15 A-V-I  84503834.75.%1545991
16 SASFIN  57492494.53.%2004
17 IMPERIAL  172927344.43.%1228606
18 PSG  214318314.03.%277695
19 OLDMUTUAL  40201213.10.%8846769
20 STENPROP  2349693.03.%35622

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 CHOPPIES  550-44-7.41.%833962
2 PPC  1840-110-5.64.%3021227
3 NORTHAM  2892-158-5.18.%2140795
4 PETMIN  137-7-4.86.%493033
5 CADIZ  167-8-4.57.%6000
6 DIAMONDCP  196-9-4.39.%500
7 RBA  110-5-4.35.%20
8 COMAIR  273-12-4.21.%3206149
9 MRHLD  1245-50-3.86.%1816931
10 AVENG  382-14-3.54.%1146987
11 ADCORP  2800-100-3.45.%71338
12 IMPLATS  4169-142-3.29.%1510750
13 HOLDSPORT  5657-192-3.28.%40679
14 EXXARO  5865-185-3.06.%468668
15 STELLAR  288-9-3.03.%295506
16 SOVFOOD  800-23-2.79.%6432
17 Cognition  175-5-2.78.%155100
18 WESCOAL  145-4-2.68.%2450
19 HULAMIN  618-17-2.68.%81519
20 HUDACO  11000-300-2.65.%17036

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 CONDUIT  325325206.56.%138000
2 STENPROP  23492399693.03.%35622
3 PICKNPAY  68797000791.16.%1396787
4 TRADEH  22502346-8-0.35.%351655

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 NORTHAM  28922871-158-5.18.%2140795
2 COMAIR  273270-12-4.21.%3206149
3 AVENG  382371-14-3.54.%1146987
4 EXXARO  58655824-185-3.06.%468668
5 Cognition  175175-5-2.78.%155100
6 SUNINT  90008965-200-2.17.%204297
7 TRENCOR  52105065100.19.%109882
8 LONMIN  39938120.50.%683811
9 ASPEN  31000305102140.70.%992106
10 BARWORLD  819580111451.80.%548589
11 GROUP-5  20401915402.00.%23877
12 ASSORE  748671031862.55.%71008

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4045,062.05538.331.21%
Mid Cap65,589.74196.820.30%
Small Cap57,119.1527.320.05%
Resource 2034,177.61336.370.99%
Industrial 2566,394.60825.071.26%
Financial 1516,070.42138.140.87%
Financial & Ind. 3070,678.57825.471.18%
All Share50,381.63528.541.06%
Oil & Gas 8,
Mining 20,275.97198.930.99%
Gold Mining946.78-14.86-1.55%
Platinum Mining18.76-.58-3.00%
GENERAL MINING6,126.52104.161.73%
Oil & Gas Producers 44,379.56.000.00%
Basic Materials 20,105.93181.460.91%
Chemicals 20,520.17-20.02-0.10%
Forestry & Paper 46,093.19937.432.08%
Industrial Metals 5,377.9638.510.72%
Industrials 43,162.56125.710.29%
General Industrials 155.78.460.30%
Consumer Goods 71,879.771040.861.47%
Automobiles & Parts 6,736.76-147.19-2.14%
Household Goods562.0620.36%
Health Care 9,110.8065.870.73%
Beverages 255.725.022.00%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 8,698.5064.860.75%
Personal Goods 1,052.5013.291.28%
Consumer Services 15,509.59187.601.22%
General Retailers 7,921.996.360.08%
Travel & Leisure 5,697.70-40.90-0.71%
Media 374.516.541.78%
Support Services 2,998.53-33.45-1.10%
Telecommunications 9,054.42102.831.15%
Financials 43,163.82354.060.83%
Banks 7,285.62-10.56-0.14%
Non-life Insurance 57,922.65-12.76-0.02%
Life Insurance 38,864.71881.442.32%
General Financial 4,555.7560.941.36%
Technology 65,834.3851.830.08%
SHARIAH TOP40 3,207.34371.16%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,417.29330.97%
COAL MINING7,414.39-234-3.06%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 6,635.16320.49%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,513.7890.57%
RESOURCE 18,412.901810.99%
DIVIDEND PLUS198.6420.90%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 408,982.32971.10%
Capped Top 4024,005.712801.18%
Capped All Share25,554.532681.06%
JSE TABACO 9,471.751531.64%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
25/09/2015AH-VESTJune 2015 (Final)
25/09/2015CHOPJune 2015 (Final)
25/09/2015CHOPJune 2015 (Final)
25/09/2015CONDUITJune 2015 (Final)
25/09/2015GIYANIJune 2015 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
AFRO-C22/09/1516/10/1526/10/15ZAR 0.1000
SILVERB21/09/1509/10/1519/10/15ZAR 0.0500
SVF18/09/1525/09/1509/10/15ZAR 0.5703
REMGRO17/09/1506/11/1516/11/15ZAR 2.5900
SVFB17/09/1525/09/1509/10/15ZAR 2.5625
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
SHOPCONV03/09/1517/09/1505/10/15ZAR 325.0000
BIDVEST31/08/1517/09/1528/09/15ZAR 4.8300
IMPERIAL25/08/1517/09/1528/09/15ZAR 4.4500
ASTRAPAKP03/09/1517/09/1528/09/15ZAR 4.1407
CAPITEC-P31/08/1517/09/1528/09/15ZAR 3.9079

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
RDIRockwell Diamonds Inc.23/09/2015Confirmed
CMOChrometco Ltd.30/09/2015Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
23/09/201517:40PPC LIMITED - Change to the Board Of Directors
23/09/201517:36JUBILEE PLATINUM PLC - Update on ASA Surface Platinum Chrome Tailings Project an...
23/09/201517:30SANTAM LIMITED - Company Secretary Dealings in Securities
23/09/201517:30ROCKCASTLE GLOBAL REAL EST CO LTD - Change to the board of directors
23/09/201517:15MASTER DRILLING GROUP LTD - Board Changes
23/09/201517:00GRAND PARADE INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Exercise Of Options By A Director
23/09/201516:55ASTRAPAK LIMITED - Trading update and trading statement for the six months ended...
23/09/201516:54DELTA PROPERTY FUND LIMITED - Delta bondholders meeting announcement
23/09/201516:42REDEFINE PROPERTIES LIMITED - Interest rate reset: RDFC22
23/09/201516:35WESIZWE PLATINUM LIMITED - Trading Statement
23/09/201516:17INVICTA HOLDINGS LIMITED - Voluntary Announcement regarding the Acquisition of H...
23/09/201516:01BAYPORT SECURITISATION (RF) LTD - Bayport Securitisation Monthly Investor Report
23/09/201516:00VUKILE PROPERTY FUND LIMITED - Full capital redemption - VKC08
23/09/201515:35OLD MUTUAL PLC - Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disclosure
23/09/201515:15HOSKEN CONSOLIDATED INVESTMENTS LTD - Grant and acceptance of options to directo...
23/09/201515:06ANDULELA INVESTMENT HOLDINGS LTD - Change to the board of directors
23/09/201515:05OLD MUTUAL PLC - Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disclosure
23/09/201515:00ALLIED ELECTRONICS CORPORATION LTD - Disposal by Altech Autopage Cellular, Tradi...
23/09/201515:00TORRE INDUSTRIES LIMITED - Share dealing by a director of Torre
23/09/201514:30NEDBANK GROUP LIMITED - Appointment of Independent Non-Executive Director
23/09/201514:14ELB GROUP LIMITED - Reviewed group condensed provisional report and final cash d...
23/09/201514:14BSI STEEL LIMITED - Results of AGM
23/09/201514:00IMPERIAL GROUP LIMITED - IPL5-Full Capital Redemption
23/09/201512:50OLD MUTUAL PLC - Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disclosure
23/09/201512:45OLD MUTUAL PLC - Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disclosure
23/09/201512:30MONDI LIMITED - Dealings by a director of Mondi Limited and Mondi plc
23/09/201512:30RARE HOLDINGS LIMITED - Trading Statement
23/09/201512:30KIBO MINING PLC - Uranium Joint Venture Update and Issue of Shares for Cash
23/09/201512:00PPC LIMITED - PPC Investor Presentation with Operational Update
23/09/201511:30MIRANDA MINERAL HOLDINGS LIMITED - Suspension Update and Renewal of Cautionary A...
23/09/201511:10SHISA INVESTMENTS (PTY) LIMITED - Release of annual financial statements - SHI02...
23/09/201510:59INVESTEC BANK LTD - Annual Financial Statements for Financial Year End 2015 - TO...
23/09/201510:41SOUTH AFRICAN COAL MINING HLDGS LTD - Change to the board
23/09/201510:30TASTE HOLDINGS LIMITED - Starbucks, Dominos And Arthur Kaplan Update and Trading...
23/09/201510:30ABSA BANK LIMITED - Credit Linked Notes Interest Rate Resets
23/09/201510:21AMBER HOUSE FUND 1 (RF) LIMITED - Notification of the outcome of the noteholders...
23/09/201510:15ABSA BANK LIMITED - Interest Rate Resets
23/09/201509:43STANDARD BANK OF SOUTH AFRICA LD - SCIB: Notice of Expiry of Share Instalments
23/09/201509:30THE BIDVEST GROUP LIMITED - Resignation of Independent Non-executive Director
23/09/201509:05NEW GOLD ISSUER LIMITED - GLD-Additional Listing of NewGold Debentures
23/09/201509:00NEW GOLD ISSUER LIMITED - GLD-Additional Listing of NewGold Debentures
23/09/201509:00DISTELL GROUP LIMITED - Correction announcement: Dealings in securities by direc...
23/09/201509:00SABMILLER PLC - Rule 2.10 announcement
23/09/201508:40COMAIR LIMITED - Dealing in securities by a director
23/09/201508:26STRATCORP LIMITED - Update on the Subscription agreement
23/09/201507:12BHP BILLITON PLC - Annual Financial Report 2015
23/09/201507:12BHP BILLITON PLC - Notice of 2016 Interim Dividend Dates
23/09/201507:05INVESTEC BANK LIMITED - Financial Annual Report
23/09/201507:05SHOPRITE HOLDINGS LIMITED - Dealings in securities by directors and alternate di...
23/09/201507:05JSE LIMITED - Index Change Advice - 20150928 Digicore Holdings Deletion

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