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 The Sharenet Daily 
Tuesday, 07 February 2017 - 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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Dwaine van Vuuren
Here we examine the commodities complex and what clues it can give to the business cycle. The commodities market is important to the South African economy, not because commodities are a big chunk of our economy, but because they are an indicator of the health of the global economy.  Full story

Top News
Business confidence in South Africa rose in January from the prior month, helped by higher commodity prices and an increase in new vehicle sales, a survey showed on Tuesday.  Full story

Difficulty in holding down public spending in South Africa and the possibility that interest rates will rise rapidly in the United States are likely to wipe out the rand's early gains this year and lead to its weakening further in 12 months, a Reuters poll showed on Tuesday.  Full story
The U.S. Justice Department will face off with opponents in a federal appeals court on Tuesday over the fate of President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban on people from seven Muslim-majority countries, his most controversial action since taking office last month.  Full story

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said his family did not "own" the country they have run for 46 years, saying he would step aside if the Syrian people choose another leader in an election.  Full story

At least 20 people were killed on Tuesday in a bomb blast outside the Supreme Court in the centre of the Afghan capital, government officials said, in what appeared to be the latest in a series of attacks on the judiciary.  Full story
SA Business
Engineering services company Master Drilling will next month complete a diamond mine pilot project aimed at roughly doubling the drilling rate and cutting costs, as miners turn to technology to maximise. . .  Full story
South Africa's net foreign reserves rose to $41.373 billion in January from $40.809 billion in December, the Reserve Bank said on Tuesday.. . .  Full story
South Africa's rand weakened against the dollar early on Tuesday as investors sought refuge in safe-haven assets amid economic and political concerns. * At 0647 GMT, the rand. . .  Full story

Botswana's high court agreed on Tuesday to delay the provisional liquidation of state-owned BCL Mine Ltd after lawyers representing the liquidator. . .  Full story
Illegal miners have "largely been cleared" from AngloGold Ashanti's Obuasi mine in Ghana and the company can now explore a number. . .  Full story
Emerging markets took a beating on Tuesday as a surge in political risks in Europe and a fall in Chinese reserves below $3. . .  Full story
Like some of its neighbours, Zimbabwe is fighting an outbreak of fall armyworms that threatens to cause extensive damage to the maize crop. . .  Full story

South Africa's agriculture minister is convinced pesticides will be able to contain an outbreak of armyworms that threatens to cause extensive damage to crops, he told 702 Talk Radio on Tuesday.. . .  Full story
The speaker of Britain's lower house of parliament said on Monday he would not support any plans for U.S. President Donald Trump to address parliament during a state visit planned for later this year, citing Trump's temporary immigration ban as a factor.. . .  Full story
Company News
The SPAR Group increased sales by 16,9% from R21.9 billion to R25.6 billion for the 13-week trading quarter ended 31 December 2016 over the comparable period in 2015. Group sales in South Africa increased by 5,8%, which were adversely impacted by. . .  Full story
SPAR shareholders (˘Shareholders÷) are advised that at the annual general meeting (˘AGM÷) of Shareholders held on Tuesday, 7 February 2017, the ordinary and special resolutions, as set out in the notice of AGM dated Thursday, 22 December 2016, were approved by. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0052181.9130.750.06%
JSE Top 4017:0045366.8812.930.03%
JSE Gold17:001568.2821.971.42%
JSE Financial17:0040365.3918.140.04%
JSE Industrial17:0074950.54-129.83-0.17%
JSE Indust 2517:0066713.78-161.77-0.24%
JSE Resource17:0034501.90165.470.48%
DJ Futures19:5220020.0040.000.20%
DJ Ind19:5820078.9726.550.13%
SP 50019:582291.28-1.28-0.06%
FTSE 10018:427186.2214.070.20%
All Ords07:365672.607.200.13%
NZSE 5006:487067.05-27.33-0.39%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:591234.67-.24-0.02%
Gold R19:5916569.56134.020.82%
Gold R/kg19:5853275943570.82%
Silver $19:5917.74700.04800.27%
Platinum $19:591009.21-3.48-0.34%
Palladium $19:59763.00-5.75-0.75%
Brent Crude19:5254.85-0.87-1.56%
USD / ZAR19:5913.42070.11360.85%
GBP / ZAR19:5516.72850.16470.99%
EUR/ ZAR19:5514.35040.05650.40%
NZD/ ZAR19:599.82220.07760.80%
AUD / ZAR19:5510.24880.05350.52%
USD / JPY19:59111.92800.14300.13%
EUR / USD19:591.0691-0.0056-0.52%
GBP / USD19:591.24960.00300.24%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 ALARIS  2202010.00.%34513
2 DENEB  179169.82.%200
3 DRDGOLD  803658.81.%4434929
4 TRNSHEX  550407.84.%42354
5 THARISA  26001757.22.%1217876
6 ALTRON  1049697.04.%36151
7 INTEWASTE  12287.02.%575901
8 LEWIS  42762766.90.%282225
9 BELL  1500936.61.%27825
10 TASTE  190105.56.%184357
11 CASHBIL  3513217945.38.%390885
12 ASSORE  2773513685.19.%87696
13 HARMONY  37311704.77.%2871448
14 INSIMBI  11554.55.%4000
15 GROUP-5  24501054.48.%95134
16 M-FITEC  1200504.35.%50
17 RBPLAT  42141624.00.%124181
18 SABVEST  30001143.95.%340
19 DAWN  19073.83.%17176
20 CSG  14053.70.%76400

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 RENERGEN  1190-138-10.39.%2125
2 Hulisani  1180-120-9.23.%424
3 EFFICIENT  515-44-7.87.%1770
4 BRIMST-N  1400-100-6.67.%10621
5 ADVHLTH  147-10-6.37.%49555
6 SABVEST-N  2400-150-5.88.%100
7 TAWANA  133-8-5.67.%3663
8 SPAR  17400-955-5.20.%1386113
9 AFRO-C  631-34-5.11.%10395
10 KEATON   160-8-4.76.%133300
11 CLIENTELE  1600-72-4.31.%365
12 CONDUIT  250-10-3.85.%12500
13 BRAIT  7745-305-3.79.%2972616
14 SILVERB  332-13-3.77.%7000
15 ACCELERAT  655-25-3.68.%61589
16 MONTAUK  1500-50-3.23.%27504
17 CROOKES  6500-200-2.99.%25
18 PHUMELELA  2023-61-2.93.%86355
19 STOR-AGE  1105-30-2.64.%24011
20 ANSYS  149-4-2.61.%248934

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 INTEWASTE  12212587.02.%575901
2 M-FITEC  12001200504.35.%50
3 ALTRON-P  985985303.14.%69028
4 AFRIMAT  32003200601.91.%46078
5 WESCOAL  2502700.60635
6 ARB  6306500.1715
7 Transcend  8008100.375
8 DCENTRIX  665669-1-0.15.%3100

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 BRAIT  77457510-305-3.79.%2972616
2 RIPLC  633630-6-0.94.%869338
3 MUSTEK  450440-2-0.44.%7950
4 ANCHOR  740700243.35.%701889

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4045,366.8812.930.03%
Mid Cap77,620.67142.200.18%
Small Cap63,499.21450.490.71%
Resource 2034,501.90165.470.48%
Industrial 2566,713.78-161.77-0.24%
Financial 1514,669.5131.250.21%
Financial & Ind. 3070,027.32-69.81-0.10%
All Share52,181.9130.750.06%
Oil & Gas 7,
Mining 26,250.23237.250.91%
Gold Mining1,568.2821.971.42%
Platinum Mining24.36.341.42%
GENERAL MINING7,569.9056.360.75%
Oil & Gas Producers 38,689.88.000.00%
Basic Materials 24,554.72144.960.59%
Chemicals 20,092.54-122.57-0.61%
Forestry & Paper 53,931.79143.820.27%
Industrial Metals 12,405.14108.940.89%
Industrials 47,109.21306.890.66%
General Industrials 177.81.560.32%
Consumer Goods 74,155.70636.680.87%
Automobiles & Parts 4,999.9297.371.99%
Household Goods471.9591.93%
Health Care 8,344.09-64.56-0.77%
Beverages 246.69-.41-0.17%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 10,039.76126.591.28%
Personal Goods 1,006.956.390.64%
Consumer Services 17,730.37-139.83-0.78%
General Retailers 7,011.1449.140.71%
Travel & Leisure 6,088.89-63.13-1.03%
Media 476.52-5.41-1.12%
Support Services 2,151.74-3.84-0.18%
Telecommunications 6,705.92-77.39-1.14%
Financials 40,365.3918.140.04%
Banks 7,296.2760.900.84%
Non-life Insurance 62,114.46-925.11-1.47%
Life Insurance 35,680.44-26.74-0.07%
General Financial 3,938.68-26.34-0.66%
Technology 55,552.23-721.07-1.28%
SHARIAH TOP40 3,110.54130.42%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,517.98170.50%
COAL MINING13,716.312601.94%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 8,136.08420.52%
FTSE/JSE TOP 40 USD3,635.571383.95%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,385.6560.44%
SA LISTED PROPERTY 632.48-3.09-0.49%
CAPPED PROPERTY 512.46-0.29%
RESOURCE 19,592.171160.59%
DIVIDEND PLUS208.1910.36%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 409,896.51320.32%
Capped Top 4024,303.73310.13%
Capped All Share26,722.39300.11%
JSE TABACO 10,619.49330.31%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
08/02/2017ADAPTITDecember 2016 (Interim)
08/02/2017SAPPIDecember 2016 (Q)
09/02/2017FORTRESSADecember 2016 (Interim)
09/02/2017FORTRESSBDecember 2016 (Interim)
09/02/2017NET1UEPSDecember 2016 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
HUDACO03/02/1728/02/1706/03/17ZAR 3.5500
RESILIENT02/02/1728/02/1706/03/17ZAR 2.7022
MIXTEL02/02/1721/02/1727/02/17ZAR 0.0200
HARMONY02/02/1714/03/1720/03/17ZAR 0.5000
FIRSTRANDB-P02/02/1721/02/1727/02/17ZAR 3.9560
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
ECSP C224/01/1707/02/1713/02/17ZAR 1.1123
ECSP C424/01/1707/02/1713/02/17ZAR 1.1123
ECSP C24/01/1707/02/1713/02/17ZAR 1.1123
ECSP C624/01/1707/02/1713/02/17ZAR 1.1123
ECSP C524/01/1707/02/1713/02/17ZAR 1.1123

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
SPPThe SPAR Group Ltd.07/02/2017Confirmed
SAPSappi Ltd.08/02/2017Confirmed
BAWPBarloworld Ltd.08/02/2017Confirmed
BAWBarloworld Ltd.08/02/2017Confirmed
NWLNu-World Holdings Ltd.08/02/2017Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
07/02/201717:50OLD MUTUAL PLC - Total Voting Rights and Shares in Issue
07/02/201717:16INVESTEC BANK MAURITIUS LIMITED - Class IMRP6 redeemable cumulative non-particip...
07/02/201717:16INVESTEC BANK MAURITIUS LIMITED - Class IMRP3 redeemable cumulative non-particip...
07/02/201717:13BSI STEEL LIMITED - Announcement regarding the Disposal of Prosteel Investisseme...
07/02/201717:05HUGE GROUP LIMITED - Update on the placing of Huge shares in terms of a specific...
07/02/201717:00PIONEER FOOD GROUP LIMITED - Dealing In Securities By A Director
07/02/201717:00MINE RESTORATION INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Notice of the Acquisition of a Beneficial...
07/02/201716:54LABAT AFRICA LIMITED - Funding agreement between Labat and Milost Global Inc.
07/02/201716:30THE SPAR GROUP LIMITED - Trading update: 13 weeks to 31 December 2016
07/02/201716:00NASPERS LIMITED - Dealings in Shares
07/02/201715:10TORQUE SECURITISATION (RF) LIMITED - TORQ3, TORQ7 and TORQ8 - Partial Capital Re...
07/02/201715:10THE SPAR GROUP LIMITED - Results of annual general meeting
07/02/201715:10BNP PARIBAS PERSONAL FINANCE SOUTH AFRICA LTD - Change of Name Announcement
07/02/201714:19CLINDEB INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Clindeb-Publication of 2016 Annual Financial State...
07/02/201714:00JSE LIMITED - GEN - General - Gooderson - Payment of scheme consideration, delis...
07/02/201713:22WILDERNESS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Additional Share Listing - Share Incentive and Sha...
07/02/201712:19AFRIMAT LIMITED - Directors Dealings
07/02/201711:36ARGENT INDUSTRIAL LIMITED - Dealing in Securities by Director
07/02/201711:15FORTRESS INCOME FUND LIMITED - FIFC31 - Full Capital Redemption
07/02/201711:05SOVEREIGN FOOD INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Dealings in securities by a director of a m...
07/02/201709:00CAPITAL & REGIONAL PLC - Capital & Regional agrees further lettings on former BH...
07/02/201708:02NEWGOLD ISSUER (RF) LIMITED - NGPLT/ NGNPLT - Partial de-listing of NewGold Plat...
07/02/201708:01NEWFUNDS COLLECTIVE INVEST SCHEME - NFGOVI/ NFILBI/ NFTRCI - Interest distributi...
07/02/201708:01NEWGOLD ISSUER (RF) LIMITED - NGPLD/ NGNPLD - Partial de-listing of NewGold Pall...
07/02/201708:00NEWGOLD ISSUER (RF) LIMITED - GLD/ NGNGLD - Partial delisting of NewGold debentu...
07/02/201708:00NEWFUNDS COLLECTIVE INVEST SCHEME - NFGOVI - Listing of additional NewFunds GOVI...
07/02/201708:00ABSA BANK LIMITED - NEWGBP - Partial delisting of NewWave GBP Exchange Traded No...
07/02/201708:00TRADEHOLD LIMITED - Cumulative, Redeemable "A" Preference Share Cash Dividend - ...
07/02/201707:05MARSHALL MONTEAGLE PLC - No change statement and notice of AGM

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