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 The Sharenet Daily 
Wednesday, 24 February 2016 - 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
Local markets Gold miners soared a further 10.81% on Wednesday, but losses in resources, financials and industrial shares weighed on the JSE, and left the All Share down 0.88% at market close.  Full story

South Africa announced an austere budget on Wednesday aimed at avoiding cuts in its credit ratings, and vowed to focus spending on priority areas after weak economic growth reduced its revenue. The measures may appease ratings agencies, which have said they might lower South Africa  Full story
Businessman Donald Trump inched closer to the U.S. Republican presidential nomination after easily outdistancing his rivals in the Nevada caucuses on Tuesday, giving him his third win in four early nominating contests.  Full story
The Syrian opposition has yet to decide whether it will commit to a U.S.-Russian plan to stop fighting in Syria on Saturday, chief opposition negotiator Mohamad Alloush told Orient News on Wednesday.  Full story
Migrants cradling young children blocked a Greek motorway on Wednesday demanding onward passage to Macedonia, part of a growing bottleneck of refugees stranded by new border controls that have put Athens on a collision course with its EU peers.  Full story
SA Business
South Africa's rand slipped sharply after Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan cut his 2016 growth forecast on Wednesday to 0.9 percent, down. . .  Full story
Power purchase agreements between South African power utility Eskom and independent power producers (IPPs) are now categorized as contingent liabilities, adding. . .  Full story
South Africa's government expects to reduce its budget deficit to 3.2 percent of GDP in the next fiscal year from 3.9. . .  Full story
South Africa is expected to harvest 1.63 million tonnes of sugar in the 2015/2016 season, down 22 percent from the previous. . .  Full story

South Africa's austere budget, aimed at avoiding credit rating downgrades, failed to reassure investors and the rand fell more than 3. . .  Full story
South Africa's President Jacob Zuma has postponed a scheduled trip to Iran, his office said on Wednesday, without providing any reason for the postponement.. . .  Full story
South Africa's government plans to borrow $4.5 billion from global markets over the next three years, with $1 billion worth of. . .  Full story
South Africa's Reserve Bank remains focused on keeping inflation within its 3-6 percent target band as letting prices spiral out of. . .  Full story

South Africa's 2016 GDP growth could be the lowest since a 2009 recession, reflecting the impact of a severe domestic drought. . .  Full story
South Africa will withdraw its troops from peacekeeping operations in Sudan's Darfur region, President Jacob Zuma's office said on Wednesday.. . .  Full story
South Africa's elected officials will receive salary increases of 4.4 percent, compared with inflation of more than 6 percent in Africa's. . .  Full story
South Africa's Standard Bank said on Wednesday its full-year profit would rise by up to 30 percent higher, boosted by lower. . .  Full story
Company News
Shareholders are referred to paragraphs 4.2 and 4.3 of the ŠRestatement of ComparativesĂ note to the ŠCondensed Consolidated Results for the Financial Year Ended 30 June 2015 released on SENS on. . .  Full story
Shareholders are referred to the announcement released on the Stock Exchange News Service (˘SENS÷) on 3 February 2016 in which Eqstra reported that both headline earnings per share (˘HEPS÷) and earnings. . .  Full story
The board of directors of Taste (˘the Board÷) hereby notifies its shareholders that Mr Bill Daly has resigned as independent non-executive chairman with effect from 23 February 2016 and will remain. . .  Full story
Company Results
Revenue decreased by 25% to R18.0 billion against the comparative period's R23.9 billion. This is largely attributed to the continued weak. . .  Full story
Revenue for the year increased by 9% to R18.446 billion (2014: R16.903 billion). Profit from operations rose by 7% to R1.703. . .  Full story
Revenue for the year jumped 38% to R1.4 billion (R1 billion). EBITDA shot up 52% to R292 million (R192 million), while. . .  Full story
Revenue for the interim period fell to USD15.712 billion (2014: USD24.860 billion), loss from operations came in at USD7.030 billion (2014:. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0047995.82-426.17-0.88%
JSE Top 4017:0042452.61-496.71-1.16%
JSE Gold17:002018.96196.8910.81%
JSE Financial17:0038414.25-687.60-1.76%
JSE Industrial17:0073062.50-59.75-0.08%
JSE Indust 2517:0066101.84-11.54-0.02%
JSE Resource17:0026023.60-918.02-3.41%
DJ Futures19:5816244.00-152.00-0.93%
DJ Ind19:5816308.79-122.99-0.75%
SP 50019:581907.59-13.68-0.71%
FTSE 10016:255875.45-86.86-1.46%
All Ords07:394943.30-95.80-1.90%
NZSE 5007:086230.3754.700.89%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:591237.2012.521.02%
Gold R19:5919331.19678.603.64%
Gold R/kg19:55628778228483.77%
Silver $19:5915.27300.00400.03%
Platinum $19:59940.451.600.17%
Palladium $19:59485.46-13.04-2.62%
Brent Crude19:4233.79-0.90-2.59%
USD / ZAR19:5915.62160.39162.57%
GBP / ZAR19:5521.75490.42491.99%
EUR/ ZAR19:5517.24060.45472.71%
NZD/ ZAR19:5910.35530.25142.49%
AUD / ZAR19:5511.22480.26372.41%
USD / JPY19:59111.3860-0.5980-0.53%
EUR / USD19:591.10240.00040.03%
GBP / USD19:591.3926-0.0097-0.69%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 HARMONY  479559714.22.%2483341
2 GFIELDS  671371311.88.%3850250
3 THARISA  4755011.76.%2227
4 SIBANYE  520049910.61.%9883070
5 ANGGOLD  19865181510.06.%3134917
6 SABVEST  33252467.99.%2993
7 DRDGOLD  549397.65.%1740154
8 RCL  1400695.18.%101033
9 GoldBrand  10555.00.%77250
10 NIVEUS  21501004.88.%2370
11 NET1UEPS  159007154.71.%2168
12 HUGE  500204.17.%6000
13 TRNSHEX  280114.09.%1699829
14 YORK  22994.09.%57000
15 ADAPTIT  1315453.54.%72463
16 SAPPI  62702123.50.%3542552
17 VALUE  300103.45.%1016646
18 AVENG  28193.31.%1166811
19 CAT  1550452.99.%31360
20 ADCOCK  39641142.96.%1160047

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 EASTPLATS  610-190-23.75.%6800
2 AEEI  225-55-19.64.%20308
3 SILVERB  146-29-16.57.%8650
4 EQSTRA  172-27-13.57.%681825
5 TASTE  215-30-12.24.%67634
6 ANGLO  8909-1126-11.22.%7152697
7 GLENCORE  2511-287-10.26.%5767529
8 IMPERIAL  11679-1321-10.16.%2062317
9 TRNPACO  2500-275-9.91.%220
10 ILLOVO  1955-195-9.07.%631359
11 ALTRON-P  511-44-7.93.%1809562
12 BILLITON  14933-1269-7.83.%4804510
13 DENEB  185-15-7.50.%151851
14 BASREAD  300-24-7.41.%53250
15 CENRAND  102-8-7.27.%97359
16 MRHLD  906-69-7.08.%804539
17 BEE-SASOL  32432-2460-7.05.%348
18 MUSTEK  650-40-5.80.%68534
19 ALARIS  179-11-5.79.%30647
20 RBPLAT  3680-220-5.64.%254346

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 HARMONY  4795479859714.22.%2483341
2 SIBANYE  5200520049910.61.%9883070
3 ANGGOLD  1986519865181510.06.%3134917
4 S-InzaloB  25022502361.46.%359
5 WBHO  13400138350.162655
6 RESILIENT  1232713400-540-4.20.%578798

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 SILVERB  146131-29-16.57.%8650
2 TASTE  215210-30-12.24.%67634
3 ADCORP  14751451-35-2.32.%246127
4 SEREIT  21852130-45-2.02.%184490
5 MEDCLIN  1720617009-284-1.62.%2433328
6 Cognition  142142-2-1.39.%12000
7 RICHEMONT  96559367-73-0.75.%5591676
8 RIPLC  934870161.74.%1622318

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4042,452.61-496.71-1.16%
Mid Cap66,960.32348.770.52%
Small Cap54,076.20232.700.43%
Resource 2026,023.60-918.02-3.41%
Industrial 2566,101.84-11.54-0.02%
Financial 1514,074.18-269.69-1.88%
Financial & Ind. 3068,791.93-199.61-0.29%
All Share47,995.82-426.17-0.88%
Oil & Gas 7,
Mining 17,489.03-588.25-3.25%
Gold Mining2,018.96196.8910.81%
Platinum Mining17.86-.11-0.61%
GENERAL MINING4,145.55-389.21-8.58%
Oil & Gas Producers 38,689.88.000.00%
Basic Materials 18,390.70-482.05-2.55%
Chemicals 20,754.49-573.95-2.69%
Forestry & Paper 47,843.13289.790.61%
Industrial Metals 4,792.27109.912.35%
Industrials 39,709.84-770.09-1.90%
General Industrials 150.07-2.29-1.50%
Consumer Goods 76,205.08499.910.66%
Automobiles & Parts 4,682.9052.081.12%
Household Goods545.3930.63%
Health Care 8,543.93-168.30-1.93%
Beverages 307.124.751.57%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 7,617.27-115.39-1.49%
Personal Goods 964.31-7.29-0.75%
Consumer Services 15,414.46-74.01-0.48%
General Retailers 6,846.69-107.37-1.54%
Travel & Leisure 4,995.29-51.97-1.03%
Media 395.38.220.06%
Support Services 1,901.1312.980.69%
Telecommunications 7,004.9443.020.62%
Financials 38,414.25-687.60-1.76%
Banks 6,055.88-65.24-1.07%
Non-life Insurance 50,533.97638.051.28%
Life Insurance 34,577.93-886.69-2.50%
General Financial 4,171.23-88.37-2.07%
Technology 48,785.07-1623.45-3.22%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,641.19-88-3.24%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL2,938.51-64-2.13%
COAL MINING8,849.23-207-2.29%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 6,283.76-40-0.64%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,516.36-8-0.53%
CAPPED PROPERTY 535.59-2.23%
RESOURCE 14,673.91-385-2.55%
DIVIDEND PLUS181.35-3-1.57%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 408,424.84-98-1.15%
Capped Top 4022,517.54-348-1.52%
Capped All Share24,430.81-258-1.05%
JSE TABACO 10,618.341281.22%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
25/02/2016ADVANCEDDecember 2015 (Interim)
25/02/2016BATSDecember 2015 (Final)
25/02/2016DISCOVERYDecember 2015 (Interim)
25/02/2016DSY B PREFDecember 2015 (Interim)
25/02/2016GRINDRODDecember 2015 (Final)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
WBHO23/02/1608/04/1618/04/16ZAR 1.3500
AECI23/02/1601/04/1611/04/16ZAR 2.6000
IMPERIALP23/02/1616/03/1629/03/16ZAR 3.9340
HOSP-B23/02/1611/03/1622/03/16ZAR 0.1687
HOSP-A23/02/1611/03/1622/03/16ZAR 0.7700
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
FIRSTRANDB-P03/02/1619/02/1629/02/16ZAR 3.6652
TOWER04/02/1619/02/1629/02/16ZAR 0.4519
TRADEHOLD PREF05/02/1619/02/1601/03/16ZAR 0.1831
WINHOLD24/11/1519/02/1629/02/16ZAR 0.0700
MIXTEL04/02/1619/02/1629/02/16ZAR 0.0200

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
SKBPAfrican Equity Empowerment Investments L...25/02/2016Confirmed
SKJPAfrican Equity Empowerment Investments L...25/02/2016Confirmed
SKJAAfrican Equity Empowerment Investments L...25/02/2016Confirmed
AEEAfrican Equity Empowerment Investments L...25/02/2016Confirmed
THATharisa plc25/02/2016Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
24/02/201617:44ANGLOGOLD ASHANTI LIMITED - Dealing in securities by an executive director of An...
24/02/201617:33OAKBAY RESOURCES AND ENERGY LIMITED - Results of general meeting
24/02/201617:30AFRICAN BANK INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Publication of Revised Proposed Business Resc...
24/02/201617:29NEWPARK REIT LIMITED - Dealing in securities by an associate of a director of Ne...
24/02/201617:26MOBILE TEL NETWORKS HLDGS (PTY) LIMITED - Further Update on The Fine Imposed on ...
24/02/201616:53HUGE GROUP LIMITED - Appointment of independent non-executive chairman and chang...
24/02/201616:35QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Dealing In Securities By An Associate Of A Dire...
24/02/201616:25OLD MUTUAL PLC - Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disclosure
24/02/201616:20OLD MUTUAL PLC - Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disclosure
24/02/201616:10OLD MUTUAL PLC - Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disclosure
24/02/201616:00PEREGRINE HOLDINGS LIMITED - Dealing in securities by an associate of a director...
24/02/201616:00NASPERS LIMITED - Notification in terms of Section 122(3) of the Companies Act a...
24/02/201615:58CROOKES BROTHERS LIMITED - Dealing in securities
24/02/201615:57SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED - Mineral resources and mineral reserves update
24/02/201615:55OLD MUTUAL PLC - Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disclosure
24/02/201615:49AH-VEST LIMITED - Results of annual general meeting
24/02/201615:45AFRICAN BANK INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Publication of the Standard General Insurance...
24/02/201615:45MURRAY & ROBERTS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Financial Report for the six months ended 31...
24/02/201615:45OLD MUTUAL PLC - Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disclosure
24/02/201615:40OLD MUTUAL PLC - Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disclosure
24/02/201615:35THE SPAR GROUP LIMITED - Posting of notice of extraordinary general meeting and ...
24/02/201615:34SOVEREIGN FOOD INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Revised Transactions: Posting of the New Ci...
24/02/201614:48NYATI SECURITISATION 1 (RF) LIMITED - NYT101-2 Partial Capital Redemption
24/02/201614:45VALUE GROUP LIMITED - Acquisition by Value Group Limited of 100% of the issued o...
24/02/201614:45HOSPITALITY PROPERTY FUND LIMITED - Availability of the Interim Results - HPF01 ...
24/02/201614:15DENEL SOC LIMITED - New Financial Instrument(s) Listing - DENG62 - 25 February 2...
24/02/201614:00ANGLO AMERICAN PLC - Directors interests
24/02/201613:50FIRSTRAND BANK LIMITED - Notice to Elect to Make No Interest Payment in Terms of...
24/02/201613:44INVESTEC BANK LIMITED - Dividend Announcement - BILIHA
24/02/201613:41MTN GROUP LIMITED - Further update on the fine imposed on MTN Nigeria and renew...
24/02/201613:20QUANTUM PROPERTY GROUP LIMITED - Renewal of cautionary announcement
24/02/201612:59INVICTA HOLDINGS LIMITED - Dealing in securities by an associate of a director
24/02/201612:37IMPERIAL GROUP LIMITED - Livability of Guarantor interim results
24/02/201612:00PIONEER FOOD GROUP LIMITED - Dealing In The Companys Shares
24/02/201612:00BLUE TITANIUM CONDUIT (RF) LIMITED - New Financial Instrument Listing Announceme...
24/02/201612:00REDEFINE INTERNATIONAL PLC - Disclosure Of Home State
24/02/201612:00ABSA BANK LIMITED - ASN129 New Financial Instrument Listing
24/02/201612:00TRADEHOLD LIMITED - Further Cautionary Announcement
24/02/201611:57ABSA BANK LIMITED - ASN130 - New Financial Instrument Listing
24/02/201611:47FREEDOM PROPERTY FUND LIMITED - Disposal of Portolan Place and Related Party Cir...
24/02/201611:43ABSA BANK LIMITED - ASN128 - New Financial Instrument Listing
24/02/201611:00SABMILLER PLC - Notification of transactions of PDMR
24/02/201611:00HYPROP INVESTMENTS LIMITED - TRP121: Notification Of An Acquisition Of Beneficia...
24/02/201610:00ALARIS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Trading Statement
24/02/201609:51EQSTRA CORPORATION LIMITED - Updated trading statement and notification of inter...
24/02/201609:00CAPITAL & COUNTIES PROPERTIES PLC - Audited Preliminary Results for the Year End...
24/02/201608:42SABLE METALS & MINERAL LIMITED - Finalisation announcement re name change
24/02/201608:31STANDARD BANK GROUP LIMITED - Trading statement in respect of the year ended 31 ...
24/02/201608:05DEVELOPMENT BANK OF SOUTHERN AFRICA - New Listing of DVC018, DVC019 and DVC020
24/02/201608:05YORK TIMBER HOLDINGS LIMITED - Trading statement
24/02/201608:00GAIA INFRASTRUCTURE CAPITAL LIMITED - Cautionary Announcement
24/02/201608:00TASTE HOLDINGS LIMITED - Changes to the Board - Change in Function of Directors
24/02/201607:30BLUE LABEL TELECOMS LIMITED - Unaudited results for the half year ended 30 Novem...
24/02/201607:05ADCOCK INGRAM HOLDINGS LIMITED - Unaudited group financial results and cash divi...
24/02/201607:05GOLD BRANDS INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Cautionary Announcement - Gold Brands signs MO...

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