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 The Sharenet Daily 
Wednesday, 08 March 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
Stock Exchange News Service (SENS)

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Todays Sharenet VIEWS
Dwaine van Vuuren
The collapse of the Rand to around R17/$ no doubt caused a huge knee-jerk reaction among the SA public and corporations. Hedging against Rand depreciation by corporations skyrocketed, whilst private individuals shifted (and continue to shift) as much of their assets to Rand-hedge instruments or even fully fledged offshore ones.   Full story

Remgro Limited. We maintain a strong buy of Remgro for the medium to longer term investor. As the current economic cycle bottoms out, we are likely to see a move into cyclical stocks.  Full story

SA markets slipped yesterday as the country's GDP contracted in the final quarter of 2016. US markets closed lower for the second consecutive session, the first time this has occurred since January.   Full story

Nicole Cameron
This month we decided to look at someone young and in the first years of her career in Finance to sound her out about her experiences and any tips she has for young women considering entering the finance industry as a career. Meet Kylie Janse van Vuuren, Retail Client Service Consultant at Coronation Fund Managers.  Full story

Top News
South Africa's rand weakened on Wednesday as the dollar was boosted by bumper U.S. private-sector jobs numbers that raised already high expectations of a U.S. interest rate hike next week.  Full story

Business confidence in South Africa declined in February from the prior month, weakened by lower trade volumes and retail sales, a survey showed on Wednesday.  Full story
Gunmen dressed as medics stormed a hospital in the Afghan capital on Wednesday and battled security forces for hours, killing more than 30 people and wounding dozens in an attack claimed by Islamic State.  Full story

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak struck a softer tone with North Korea on Wednesday, a day after accusing it of assassinating the estranged half-brother of Kim Jong Un and treating Malaysians as "hostages."  Full story

Iraqi forces saw off an overnight Islamic State counter-attack near Mosul's main government buildings and took full control on Wednesday of the last major road leading west to the militant-held town of Tal Afar, the military said.  Full story
SA Business
South African platinum miner Royal Bafokeng Platinum Ltd (RBPlat) said it will issue a 1.2 billion rand ($93 million) convertible bond to fund an increase in production.. . .  Full story
Johannesburg-listed City Lodge Hotels Group is spending about 1 billion rand ($77 million) on further expansion in east and southern Africa, its chief executive said on Tuesday, as it seeks to. . .  Full story
The Tanzanian unit of telecoms firm Vodacom will start a more than month-long initial public offering (IPO) on March 9 and expects its shares to start trading in mid-May, the firm. . .  Full story

A rise in U.S. Treasury yields weighed on emerging assets on Wednesday, with the Turkish lira shrugging off central bank pledges for more. . .  Full story
On Pingtung jail's sunlit roof, prisoner no. 24 has a view of a brighter future. Ex-cop Chen, serving time for bribery, is learning. . .  Full story
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EU antitrust regulators raided a number of kraft paper and industrial paper sack makers including South Africa's Mondi on Tuesday on suspicion. . .  Full story
Company News
In compliance with Section 3.59 of the Listings Requirements of the JSE Ltd., the Phumelela Board of Directors (˘the Board÷) is pleased to announce that Mr Photios Anastassopoulos has been appointed. . .  Full story
Further to the cautionary announcement released on SENS on 25 January 2017, shareholders are advised that negotiations are still in progress in relation to a transaction by the company, which, if. . .  Full story
RBPlat hereby announces the launch of an offering (the ˘Offering÷) of senior, unsecured, convertible bonds with an aggregate principal amount of approximately ZAR1.2 billion (the ˘Bonds÷). Terms of the Offering The Bonds,. . .  Full story
Company Results
Revenue for the year soared to R5.702 billion (2015: R4.428 billion), EBITDA jumped to R1.133 billion (2015: R816 million), profit and total comprehensive income for the year rose to R532.4 million. . .  Full story
Revenue for the period increased to R3.110 billion (2015: R1.871 billion), gross profit jumped to R1.324 billion (2015: R813.9 million), operating profit rose to R383.8 million (2015: R245.2 million), profit attributable. . .  Full story
Share of profit of joint venture lowered to R298.7 million (2015: R311.9 million), profit for the period decreased to R298.2 million (2015: R309.8 million), while headline earnings per share came in. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0051299.99-77.79-0.15%
JSE Top 4017:0044326.35-13.98-0.03%
JSE Gold17:001224.66-3.40-0.28%
JSE Financial17:0041917.66-66.70-0.16%
JSE Industrial17:0074551.07117.130.16%
JSE Indust 2517:0066164.43158.460.24%
JSE Resource17:0030915.50-289.77-0.93%
DJ Futures19:5220913.00-2.00-0.01%
DJ Ind19:5820909.67-15.09-0.07%
SP 50019:312368.820.430.02%
FTSE 10018:427334.61-4.38-0.06%
All Ords07:415799.50-2.40-0.04%
NZSE 5009:087178.2210.590.15%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:591207.48-7.19-0.59%
Gold R19:5815825.9471.080.45%
Gold R/kg19:5750876622470.44%
Silver $19:5917.2000-0.2690-1.54%
Platinum $19:59946.42-13.22-1.38%
Palladium $19:59769.53-2.47-0.32%
Brent Crude19:5854.11-1.90-3.39%
USD / ZAR19:5913.10270.13451.04%
GBP / ZAR19:5515.89030.09380.59%
EUR/ ZAR19:5513.81000.10860.79%
NZD/ ZAR19:589.06550.04230.47%
AUD / ZAR19:559.87960.03510.36%
USD / JPY19:59114.60200.61500.54%
EUR / USD19:591.0536-0.0029-0.27%
GBP / USD19:591.2152-0.0051-0.42%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 TREMATON  2903011.54.%54300
2 MIXTEL  375236.53.%3
3 E-MEDIA-N  585356.36.%21000
4 ANSYS  14285.97.%202377
5 AEEI  410205.13.%161718
6 EXXARO  114004303.92.%3320232
7 DRDGOLD  615233.89.%752769
8 WILDRNESS  700253.70.%709
9 CSG  14053.70.%26296
10 ALARIS  21573.37.%16901
11 ANCHOR  715233.32.%59796
12 DELPROP  866263.10.%712043
13 ALVIVA  2181632.97.%276130
14 BASREAD  21062.94.%46721
15 MUSTEK  462122.67.%33297
16 MEDCLIN  117112722.38.%1989258
17 STENPROP  1740392.29.%31808
18 RICHEMONT  98631942.01.%3435390
19 SA-CORP  578111.94.%3039322
20 ATT  1767321.84.%861988

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 KIBO  110-25-18.52.%1322
2 Transcend  700-100-12.50.%1100
3 TRUWTHS  8425-626-6.92.%4494249
4 MERAFE  178-11-5.82.%17576148
5 AFRO-C  602-37-5.79.%9569
6 ASSORE  25600-1533-5.65.%48438
7 RBPLAT  3300-189-5.42.%398146
8 BOWCALF  785-35-4.27.%8480
9 ELBGROUP  2300-100-4.17.%15705
10 AFRIMAT  2780-120-4.14.%26639
11 MARADELTA  1630-70-4.12.%7051
12 EMIRA  1450-62-4.10.%2453535
13 WOOLIES  6966-280-3.86.%4560021
14 FORTRESSA  1701-63-3.57.%2789780
15 QUANTUMF  299-11-3.55.%75946
16 MARSHALL  1740-60-3.33.%5050
17 TIGBRANDS  40935-1390-3.28.%1503022
18 TFG  15925-526-3.20.%1500608
19 IMPLATS  4000-130-3.15.%5174922
20 OCEANA  11000-347-3.06.%11703

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 ALVIVA  21812300632.97.%276130
2 CAPITEC  74318743283940.53.%89265
3 ARROW-A  90491240.44.%1451948
4 A-V-I  969910148-51-0.52.%1811025

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 MARADELTA  16301630-70-4.12.%7051
2 RENERGEN  11841000-27-2.23.%50680
3 LONMIN  14371409-27-1.84.%1019739

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4044,326.35-13.98-0.03%
Mid Cap77,928.41-641.39-0.82%
Small Cap63,992.26-230.80-0.36%
Resource 2030,915.50-289.77-0.93%
Industrial 2566,164.43158.460.24%
Financial 1515,311.81-34.92-0.23%
Financial & Ind. 3070,269.88173.740.25%
All Share51,299.99-77.79-0.15%
Oil & Gas 7,
Mining 22,716.19-328.33-1.42%
Gold Mining1,224.66-3.40-0.28%
Platinum Mining19.55-.56-2.78%
GENERAL MINING6,685.61-109.43-1.61%
Oil & Gas Producers 38,689.88.000.00%
Basic Materials 22,103.36-199.47-0.89%
Chemicals 19,273.0195.440.50%
Forestry & Paper 54,871.0589.510.16%
Industrial Metals 11,884.64-176.99-1.47%
Industrials 48,147.96-283.01-0.58%
General Industrials 180.76-.92-0.51%
Consumer Goods 71,994.69463.950.65%
Automobiles & Parts 5,436.96-133.61-2.40%
Household Goods428.86-3-0.67%
Health Care 7,746.9453.850.70%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 10,174.81-173.25-1.67%
Personal Goods 985.0819.382.01%
Consumer Services 17,910.02-34.87-0.19%
General Retailers 7,220.65-234.27-3.14%
Travel & Leisure 6,280.3012.080.19%
Media 466.751.990.43%
Support Services 2,289.489.120.40%
Telecommunications 6,886.3541.450.61%
Financials 41,917.66-66.70-0.16%
Banks 7,684.28-34.21-0.44%
Non-life Insurance 65,949.70105.730.16%
Life Insurance 38,069.9131.060.08%
General Financial 3,963.216.040.15%
Technology 56,551.60-110.40-0.19%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,862.45-18-0.63%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,290.67-20-0.61%
COAL MINING14,411.605443.92%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 8,008.21-1-0.01%
FTSE/JSE TOP 40 USD3,644.211474.20%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,385.0580.56%
SA LISTED PROPERTY 645.25-1.42-0.22%
CAPPED PROPERTY 519.51-0.19%
RESOURCE 17,636.24-159-0.89%
DIVIDEND PLUS213.37-2-0.90%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 409,651.27-23-0.23%
Capped Top 4023,749.29-15-0.06%
Capped All Share26,274.93-46-0.18%
JSE TABACO 10,336.07370.36%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
09/03/2017AF - OVRDecember 2016 (Interim)
09/03/2017AF-OVR 6%PPDecember 2016 (Interim)
09/03/2017AFOVR-NDecember 2016 (Interim)
09/03/2017ASPENDecember 2016 (Interim)
09/03/2017ASPENPREFDecember 2016 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
MERAFE07/03/1728/03/1703/04/17ZAR 0.0400
STEINHOFF N.V.07/03/1714/03/1720/03/17EUR 0.0300
MAS06/03/1720/03/1730/03/17EUR 0.0266
A-V-I06/03/1718/04/1724/04/17ZAR 1.6200
METROFILE06/03/1704/04/1710/04/17ZAR 0.1300
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
DSY B PREF16/02/1707/03/1713/03/17ZAR 5.2932
CITYLDG16/02/1707/03/1713/03/17ZAR 2.7200
TRUWTHS16/02/1707/03/1713/03/17ZAR 2.7000
WOOLIES16/02/1707/03/1713/03/17ZAR 1.3300
ECSP C622/02/1707/03/1713/03/17ZAR 1.1123

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
SNHSteinhoff International Holdings N.V.14/03/2017Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
08/03/201717:45BRAIT SE - Dealings in securities by an associate of director
08/03/201717:30BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO PLC - Notification and public disclosure of transaction...
08/03/201717:30BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO PLC - Notification and public disclosure of transaction...
08/03/201717:25STANDARD BANK OF SA LTD - Tap Issue Announcement- CLN461
08/03/201717:01CAPEVIN HOLDINGS LIMITED - Unaudited interim results for the six months ended 31...
08/03/201717:00ANGLO AMERICAN PLC - Notification of transactions by PDMRs
08/03/201717:00OLD MUTUAL PLC - Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disclosure - Deutsche Boerse...
08/03/201716:12MPACT LIMITED - Posting of circular relating to scrip distribution or cash divid...
08/03/201716:10SAFARI INVESTMENTS (RSA) LIMITED - Shareholder Update - Specific Issue of Shares...
08/03/201716:03REX TRUEFORM CLOTHING COMPANY LIMITED - Further trading statement
08/03/201716:02AFRICAN AND OVERSEAS ENTERPRISES LD - Further trading statement
08/03/201716:00EXXARO RESOURCES LIMITED - EXX- Exxaro announces intention to begin a path to mo...
08/03/201715:50MONDI PLC - Transactions in Mondi plc ordinary shares 0.20 each
08/03/201715:29ROYAL BAFOKENG PLATINUM LIMITED - Pricing of ZAR1.2 billion senior unsecured con...
08/03/201715:20BASIL READ HOLDINGS LIMITED - Revised Trading Statement
08/03/201715:00OLD MUTUAL PLC - Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disclosure - Shawbrook Group...
08/03/201714:59OLD MUTUAL PLC - CANCELLATION OF S382393 Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disc...
08/03/201714:57BARLOWORLD LIMITED - Dealings in securities
08/03/201714:45INVESTEC BANK LIMITED - Dividend Announcement- SOLIHN
08/03/201714:44THE SPAR GROUP LIMITED - Dealings in securities by the SPAR Group Limited Employ...
08/03/201714:42GOLD FIELDS LIMITED - Dealing in securities
08/03/201714:40INVESTEC BANK LIMITED - Dividend Announcement- BVTIHC
08/03/201714:20OCEANA GROUP LIMITED - Dealing in securities by directors
08/03/201714:08CONSOLIDATED INFRASTRUCTURE GROUP LIMITED - Consolidated Infrastructure Group Li...
08/03/201714:00ASHBURTON MANAGEMENT COMPANY RF (PTY) LIMITED - Listing of Additional Ashburton ...
08/03/201713:32OLD MUTUAL PLC - Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disclosure - Shawbrook Group...
08/03/201713:31OLD MUTUAL PLC - CANCELLATION OF S382294 Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disc...
08/03/201713:05SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED - Dealing in securities
08/03/201713:00NORTHAM PLATINUM LIMITED - Dealings in securities
08/03/201712:50SHOPRITE INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Redemption of the Senior Unsecured Guaranteed Con...
08/03/201712:49SHOPRITE INVESTMENTS LIMITED - CANCELLATION OF S382358 Redemption of the Senior ...
08/03/201712:30CENTRAL RAND GOLD LIMITED - Issue and Allotment of Ordinary Shares Following Par...
08/03/201712:18PHUMELELA GAMING & LEISURE LIMITED - Appointment of Non-Executive Director: Phot...
08/03/201712:00TISO BLACKSTAR GROUP SE - Change of Adviser
08/03/201711:00HAMMERSON PLC - Amendments to the Dividend Currency Conversion Announcement
08/03/201710:30CENTRAL RAND GOLD LIMITED - TR-1: Notification of Major Interest in Shares
08/03/201710:00CORESHARES GLOBAL INVESTMENTS PCC - Distribution Announcement - Salient Dates
08/03/201709:00DATATEC LIMITED - Further cautionary announcement
08/03/201708:30SATRIX COLLECTIVE INVESTMENT SCHEME - Listing of Satrix Property Securities - ST...
08/03/201708:30PIONEER FOOD GROUP LIMITED - Update On The Acquisition Of A Strategic Stake In W...
08/03/201708:19AFRICA ETF ISSUER (RF) LIMITED - Listing of additional AfricaPlatinum debentures...
08/03/201708:16AFRICA ETF ISSUER (RF) LIMITED - Listing of additional AfricaPlatinum debentures...
08/03/201708:11ROYAL BAFOKENG PLATINUM LIMITED - Royal Bafokeng Platinum Limited ZAR1.2 billion...
08/03/201708:00SHOPRITE INVESTMENTS LIMITED - Redemption of the Senior Unsecured Guaranteed Con...
08/03/201707:06ASCENDIS HEALTH LIMITED - Interim Results for the six months ended 31 December 2...
08/03/201707:05BHP BILLITON PLC - BHP Billiton Prices Maximum Tender Offers
08/03/201707:05ASCENDIS HEALTH LIMITED - Acquisition of assets of Sunwave Pharma SRL and NHP Ph...

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