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Thursday, 09 March 2017 - 20:00
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Seed Investments
A well-designed and thought-out investment strategy is crucial to anyone planning to build wealth. Designing such a strategy is no small task. Each individual has unique circumstances, preferences and needs. The future remains opaque and forces one to make certain assumptions that may or may not turn out to be correct.  Full story

Moxima Gama
After maintaining support at 10,475cps, MTN breached the resistance trend line of its medium term bear trend. It confirmed a positive breakout above 12,740cps, and then pulled back from an overbought position.  Full story

Interim financial results for the 6 months ended 31st of December, were released by Aspen [APN] this morning. The results were largely in line with management guidance.  Full story

South Africa's business confidence index fell yesterday, largely due to lower trading volumes leaving retailers with a sour tone. Markets are now convinced that the Fed will hike rates next week following yesterday's release of ADP non-farm payrolls that shot up to an 11-year high.   Full story

Top News
South Africa's rand slumped to its weakest in three weeks on Thursday as employment data from the United States showed a sharp drop in job losses, bolstering bets of a rate hike by the Federal Reserve next week.  Full story

Total revenue for the year increased to GBP18.7 billion (GBP13.2 billion). Profit attributable to equity holders decreased to GBP570 million (GBP614 million). In addition, headline earnings per share (gross of tax) increased to GBP14.8 pence per share (GBP13.9 pence per share). Dividend  Full story
U.S.-backed Syrian forces said on Thursday they were closing in on Islamic State-held Raqqa and expected to reach the city outskirts in a few weeks, as a U.S. Marines artillery unit deployed to help the campaign.  Full story

The leaders of the European Union delivered a withering snub to Poland's right-wing government on Thursday by disregarding its objections and reappointing former Polish premier Donald Tusk to chair their summits.  Full story

A fire that ripped through an overcrowded home for abused children in Guatemala killed at least 30 people, mostly girls, and doctors on Thursday described their shock at the severity of the burns suffered by two dozen more hospitalized victims.  Full story
SA Business
South Africa's Aspen Pharmacare forecasts sales of about 2 billion rand ($152 million) in China over the next 12 months, the drugmaker's chief executive said on Thursday after reporting a 6. . .  Full story
Old Mutual is on track to complete its break-up into four parts by the end of 2018, although improvements to IT systems at its UK asset management unit could take longer. . .  Full story
South African diversified miner Exxaro Resources will sell its 44 percent stake in chemical maker Tronox to focus on its core mining activities and to fund capital commitments, the company said. . .  Full story

The Nigerian Stock Exchange plans to seek approval from its members on March 30 to proceed with the process of becoming a publicly. . .  Full story
At least 17 companies have expressed an interest in operating Air Botswana as the government embarks on its latest drive to. . .  Full story
South African miner Exxaro reported a rise in annual profits on Thursday, thanks to a surge in coal prices, saying it expected the. . .  Full story
A fresh spike in U.S. Treasury yields and oil prices' plunge to three-month lows sent emerging stocks down more than one percent on. . .  Full story

Old Mutual is on track to complete its break-up into four parts by the end of 2018, although improvements to IT systems at. . .  Full story
Sanlam Ltd, South Africa's biggest life insurer, reported a 6 percent decline in annual profit on Thursday, dragged down by unfavourable. . .  Full story
South Africa's biggest lender by value, FirstRand, reported a 14 percent rise in half-year profit on Thursday, helped by a strong. . .  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
Company News
Rob Shuter has been appointed as an executive director on the board of directors of the company, with effect from 13. . .  Full story
Altron shareholders are referred to the announcement released on SENS on Thursday, 9 February 2017, as well as to the circular. . .  Full story
Mr Clement Burns Booth has resigned as a non-executive director from the boards of Sanlam Ltd. and Sanlam Life Insurance Ltd. . .  Full story
Old Mutual plc (˘Old Mutual÷) announces the appointment of Mr Trevor Manuel as Chairman of Old Mutual Emerging Markets (˘OMEM÷). Mr. . .  Full story

The Directors of Old Mutual plc (the ˘Company÷) have declared a second interim dividend for the year ended 31 December 2016 of 3.39p per share (the ˘Second Interim Dividend÷), which will be paid on 28 April 2017. Shareholders on the South. . .  Full story
Sanlam shareholders are advised that the Sanlam Annual Report 2016, which incorporates the audited annual financial statements of the Sanlam Group for the year ended 31 December 2016, is available on the Sanlam website (www.sanlam.com). The audited annual financial statements of the. . .  Full story
Company Results
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. . .  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. . .  Full story
Revenue for the period increased by 13% to R19.8 billion (2015: R17.5 billion), gross profit rose 8% to R9.5 billion (2015:. . .  Full story
Net income for the year increased to R86.695 billion (2015: R85.293 billion), net operating result came in at R11.969 billion (2015:. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0050910.71-389.28-0.76%
JSE Top 4017:0043953.15-373.20-0.84%
JSE Gold17:001217.15-7.51-0.61%
JSE Financial17:0041881.39-36.27-0.09%
JSE Industrial17:0074194.88-356.19-0.48%
JSE Indust 2517:0065822.64-341.79-0.52%
JSE Resource17:0030275.91-639.59-2.07%
DJ Futures19:5820820.00-43.00-0.21%
DJ Ind19:5820860.584.850.02%
SP 50019:312364.701.720.07%
FTSE 10018:427314.96-19.65-0.27%
All Ords07:435780.50-19.00-0.33%
NZSE 5009:087140.98-37.24-0.52%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:591203.97-3.18-0.26%
Gold R19:5816019.68158.851.00%
Gold R/kg19:5751514652211.02%
Silver $19:5917.0330-0.1660-0.97%
Platinum $19:59935.75-8.75-0.93%
Palladium $19:59746.32-22.18-2.89%
Brent Crude19:4851.82-1.55-2.90%
USD / ZAR19:5913.30810.16751.27%
GBP / ZAR19:5516.15670.20141.26%
EUR/ ZAR19:5514.08560.23771.72%
NZD/ ZAR19:589.17820.09811.08%
AUD / ZAR19:559.99610.10681.08%
USD / JPY19:59114.75900.32600.28%
EUR / USD19:591.05800.00400.38%
GBP / USD19:591.21700.00030.02%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 DAWN  2152513.16.%69130
2 ASCENDIS  22401597.64.%1685990
3 KIBO  11887.27.%15110
4 DENEB  175106.06.%10450
5 AFRO-C  630284.65.%61210
6 MARADELTA  1700704.29.%66276
7 STOR-AGE  1165353.10.%13472
8 ALTRON-P  1000303.09.%44226
9 VALUE  335103.08.%11722
10 DRDGOLD  632172.76.%585788
11 CAPREG  955242.58.%323431
12 MONTAUK  2100502.44.%469
13 CONDUIT  25562.41.%90770
14 MMG  1070252.39.%28000
15 STEFSTOCK  450102.27.%11903
16 CAPCO  46971002.18.%567345
17 STEINHOFF  63851362.18.%19767215
18 HARMONY  2850602.15.%1801705
19 NOVUS  920192.11.%4114
20 TRUWTHS  86001752.08.%4096430

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 VUNANI  180-40-18.18.%51777
2 RENERGEN  990-194-16.39.%34837
3 EXXARO  10380-1020-8.95.%4386370
4 LONMIN  1314-123-8.56.%800337
5 ANSYS  132-10-7.04.%439766
6 ASSORE  23800-1800-7.03.%37973
7 KUMBAIO  17435-1301-6.94.%1244092
8 ARM   9321-635-6.38.%1608630
9 THARISA  2329-147-5.94.%17648
10 AEEI  390-20-4.88.%14300
11 PAN-AF  242-12-4.72.%862733
12 JASCO  105-5-4.55.%102551
13 ELBGROUP  2205-95-4.13.%29019
14 MERAFE  171-7-3.93.%11800432
15 PFF  500-20-3.85.%305371
16 HULAMIN  625-25-3.85.%126704
17 INSIMBI  105-4-3.67.%518730
18 CULLINAN  132-5-3.65.%8408
19 Transcend  675-25-3.57.%858
20 CSG  135-5-3.57.%21780

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 ARROW-A  922945181.99.%1735552
2 CAPITEC  75114751147961.07.%121596
3 RCL  1600161050.31.%74650
4 DELPROP  865889-1-0.12.%884639
5 PSG  2517625500-120-0.47.%277549

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 RENERGEN  990900-194-16.39.%34837
2 LONMIN  13141299-123-8.56.%800337
3 RBPLAT  32003000-100-3.03.%21289
4 IMPLATS  39053865-95-2.38.%3621647
5 NAMPAK  15931551-34-2.09.%2383513
6 STEINHOFF  638562111362.18.%19767215
7 DENEB  175116106.06.%10450

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4043,953.15-373.20-0.84%
Mid Cap77,450.72-477.69-0.61%
Small Cap64,187.68195.420.31%
Resource 2030,275.91-639.59-2.07%
Industrial 2565,822.64-341.79-0.52%
Financial 1515,284.55-27.26-0.18%
Financial & Ind. 3069,954.98-314.90-0.45%
All Share50,910.71-389.28-0.76%
Oil & Gas 7,
Mining 22,083.50-632.69-2.79%
Gold Mining1,217.15-7.51-0.61%
Platinum Mining19.03-.52-2.66%
GENERAL MINING6,485.40-200.21-2.99%
Oil & Gas Producers 38,689.88.000.00%
Basic Materials 21,605.75-497.61-2.25%
Chemicals 19,062.55-210.46-1.09%
Forestry & Paper 54,415.81-455.24-0.83%
Industrial Metals 11,443.10-441.54-3.72%
Industrials 47,845.99-301.97-0.63%
General Industrials 179.78-.98-0.54%
Consumer Goods 72,236.07241.380.34%
Automobiles & Parts 5,432.44-4.52-0.08%
Household Goods438.1992.18%
Health Care 7,816.4869.540.90%
Beverages 234.07.620.27%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 10,119.96-54.85-0.54%
Personal Goods 983.28-1.80-0.18%
Consumer Services 17,728.85-181.17-1.01%
General Retailers 7,261.8241.170.57%
Travel & Leisure 6,299.7219.420.31%
Media 458.72-8.03-1.72%
Support Services 2,275.21-14.27-0.62%
Telecommunications 6,785.86-100.49-1.46%
Financials 41,881.39-36.27-0.09%
Banks 7,639.28-45.00-0.59%
Non-life Insurance 66,740.00790.301.20%
Life Insurance 38,297.38227.470.60%
General Financial 3,936.12-27.09-0.68%
Technology 55,865.24-686.36-1.21%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,829.37-33-1.16%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,253.38-37-1.13%
COAL MINING13,122.14-1289-8.95%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 8,009.0010.01%
FTSE/JSE TOP 40 USD3,552.40551.58%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,379.50-6-0.40%
SA LISTED PROPERTY 644.86-.39-0.06%
RESOURCE 17,239.19-397-2.25%
DIVIDEND PLUS212.41-1-0.45%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 409,563.44-88-0.91%
Capped Top 4023,569.07-180-0.76%
Capped All Share26,086.55-188-0.72%
JSE TABACO 10,419.00830.80%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
10/03/2017AF - OVRDecember 2016 (Interim)
10/03/2017AF-OVR 6%PPDecember 2016 (Interim)
10/03/2017AFOVR-NDecember 2016 (Interim)
10/03/2017BASREADDecember 2016 (Final)
10/03/2017REX TRUEDecember 2016 (Interim)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
ASCENDIS08/03/1709/05/1715/05/17ZAR 0.1100
CAPEVINH08/03/1718/04/1724/04/17ZAR 0.1060
STEINHOFF N.V.07/03/1714/03/1720/03/17EUR 0.0300
MERAFE07/03/1728/03/1703/04/17ZAR 0.0400
TEX06/03/1728/03/1703/04/17ZAR 0.4795
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 C422/02/1707/03/1713/03/17ZAR 1.1123

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

Stock Exchange News Service
09/03/201717:39MTN GROUP LIMITED - Award and acceptance of MTN Group shares in accordance with ...
09/03/201717:38MTN GROUP LIMITED - Appointment of Executive Director
09/03/201717:15CONDUIT CAPITAL LIMITED - Dealings in Securities by an Associate of a Director
09/03/201717:00HOSPITALITY PROPERTY FUND LIMITED - Submission of resolutions to Hospitality sha...
09/03/201716:47SIRIUS REAL ESTATE LIMITED - Notification Of Major Interest In Shares
09/03/201716:34ALLIED ELECTRONICS CORPORATION LIMITED - Results of the N shareholder meeting an...
09/03/201716:32MASSMART HOLDINGS LIMITED - Trading of Massmart ordinary shares on behalf of the...
09/03/201716:16BRIMSTONE INVESTMENT CORPORATION LIMITED - Results of general meeting
09/03/201716:00SANLAM LIMITED - Resignation of Non-Executive Director
09/03/201715:38THE THEKWINI WAREHOUSING CONDUIT (RF) LIMITED - Investor Report Availability
09/03/201715:30PEMBURY LIFESTYLE GROUP LIMITED - Abridged Prospectus Relating to the Listing of...
09/03/201715:30NEDBANK GROUP LIMITED - Dealings in securities by executive directors and compan...
09/03/201715:29PEMBURY LIFESTYLE GROUP LIMITED - CANCELLATION OF S382449 Abridged Prospectus Re...
09/03/201715:12AVI LIMITED - Dealing in AVI Shares by the Company Secretary
09/03/201715:10SAPPI LIMITED - Sappi issues redemption notice for $400 million 2017 bonds
09/03/201714:50Freedom Property Fund Limited - Disposal Of Property
09/03/201714:45PPC LIMITED - Pro Forma Financial Information for the Twelve Months Ended 31 Mar...
09/03/201714:35TOWER PROPERTY FUND LIMITED - TRP121: Notification of acquisition of beneficial ...
09/03/201714:03ROLFES HOLDINGS LIMITED - Notice of general meeting and posting of circular
09/03/201714:00FIRSTRAND BANK LIMITED - FRJ25 - Listing of Tap Issue
09/03/201714:00BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO PLC - Proposed acquisition of Reynolds U.S. antitrust ...
09/03/201713:45IVUZI INVESTMENTS LIMITED - IVA676 - Listing of Tap Issue
09/03/201713:20OLD MUTUAL PLC - Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disclosure - Deutsche Boerse...
09/03/201713:08TEXTON PROPERTY FUND LIMITED - Update on the proposed internalisation of the man...
09/03/201712:55REAL PEOPLE INV HOLDINGS LIMITED - Global Credit Ratings Downgrades the National...
09/03/201712:30CITY LODGE HOTELS LIMITED - Directors dealings in securities exercise of Share ...
09/03/201712:18VUKILE PROPERTY FUND LIMITED - Interest Rate Reset: VKE07
09/03/201712:06PEMBURY LIFESTYLE GROUP LIMITED - Abridged Prospectus Relating to the Listing of...
09/03/201711:00INVICTA HOLDINGS LIMITED - Associates of directors dealings in securities
09/03/201711:00MURRAY & ROBERTS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Voluntary Announcement - Competition Tribuna...
09/03/201710:25NEDBANK GROUP LIMITED - Vesting of shares and options granted to the company sec...
09/03/201710:25STANDARD BANK OF SOUTH AFRICA LD - SCIB: The Standard Bank of South Africa - iss...
09/03/201710:00ECHO POLSKA PROPERTIES N.V. - Condensed consolidated financial statements for th...
09/03/201709:45STANDARD BANK OF SOUTH AFRICA LD - SCIB: The Standard Bank of South Africa - Iss...
09/03/201709:45FIRSTRAND BANK LIMITED - Accrued Interest on the Firstrand Bank Notes Listed on ...
09/03/201709:43STANDARD BANK OF SOUTH AFRICA LD - SCIB: The Standard Bank of South Africa - Ter...
09/03/201709:20MERCEDES-BENZ SOUTH AFRICA LIMITED - MBF048 - Maturity Announcement
09/03/201709:19FIRSTRAND BANK LIMITED - Release of Unaudited Interim Financial Results
09/03/201709:03OLD MUTUAL PLC - Old Mutual Plc Announces Trevor Manuel as Chairman of Old Mutua...
09/03/201709:02OLD MUTUAL PLC - Second Interim Dividend for the Year Ended 31 December 2016 (No...
09/03/201709:01OLD MUTUAL PLC - Old Mutual plc preliminary results for the year ended 31 Decemb...
09/03/201709:00MURRAY & ROBERTS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Changes to the Board - Appointment of Group ...
09/03/201709:00CAPITAL & REGIONAL PLC - Full Year Results to 30 December 2016
09/03/201709:00OLD MUTUAL PLC - Old Mutual plc preliminary results for the year ended 31 Decemb...
09/03/201709:00JUBILEE PLATINUM PLC - Jubilee Executes Surface Tailings Transaction in Australi...
09/03/201708:38VISUAL INTERNATIONAL HOLDINGS LIMITED - Change in Auditors
09/03/201708:34SANLAM LIMITED - Sanlam Annual Report 2016
09/03/201708:15FIRSTRAND LIMITED - Unaudited interim results and cash dividend declaration for ...
09/03/201707:30ASPEN PHARMACARE HOLDINGS LIMITED - Unaudited interim financial results for the ...
09/03/201707:05SANLAM LIMITED - Summarised audited results for the year ended 31 December 2016
09/03/201707:05JSE LIMITED - Informative Notice - 20170315 Rockcastle Scrip Dividend
09/03/201707:05EXXARO RESOURCES LIMITED - EXX - Reviewed Condensed Group Annual Financial State...

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