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 The Sharenet Daily 
Wednesday, 03 May 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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Traders could look to profit if Dis-Chem posts another set of robust figures.  Full story

It is starting to become apparent that consumers are losing confidence and dialling back spending.   Full story

Top News
South Africa's rand will remain resilient in the short term in the absence of policy surprises and further downgrades, but the currency will weaken towards a December conference of the ruling African National Congress, a Reuters poll showed.  Full story

Russia's Rosatom said on Wednesday it was still committed to taking part in a transparent and competitive bidding process to build nuclear power plants in South Africa after a court blocked the plans last week.  Full story
Islamic State claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Wednesday that killed eight civilians in an attack on a convoy of NATO armoured personnel vehicles.  Full story

Venezuelan opposition supporters took over Caracas' main thoroughfare on Wednesday to protest leftist President Nicolas Maduro's creation of a powerful assembly, which it views as a ruse to dodge free elections so he can remain in office.  Full story

Philippine lawmakers ended a 10-month crusade by Environment Secretary Regina Lopez on Wednesday, forcing out the eco-warrior whose mining crackdown was backed by the president but led to demands for her removal by miners.  Full story
SA Business
Ecobank plans to close branches and cut jobs as the pan-African lender steps up investments in digital platforms, its chief executive said on Wednesday.. . .  Full story
MTN Group reported a 7.1 percent rise in first-quarter group revenue helped by a strong performance in data services, Africa's biggest mobile phone operator said on Wednesday.. . .  Full story
South Africa's central bank is concerned about further downgrades to local currency debt and the impact on the stability of the domestic financial system, it said in a report on Tuesday.. . .  Full story

South Africa can regain its investment-grade rating without compromising on promises to transform the economy for the benefit of its black majority, Finance Minister. . .  Full story
Swiss engineering group ABB will supply its first batch of traction transformer units for 240 Bombardier electric locomotives, the company said on Wednesday. . .  Full story
Construction company Group Five said on Wednesday it had cut jobs and split up its loss-making engineering and construction division as. . .  Full story
China said on Wednesday it was reasonable to have a delegation from self-ruled Taiwan removed from a conference in Australia about. . .  Full story

The Turkish lira slipped off 4-1/2-month highs on Wednesday, hit by higher inflation and President Tayyip Erdogan's new attack on interest rate rises, while moves across most other emerging markets were subdued before a Fed. . .  Full story
Pretty much everyone agrees that Greece needs debt relief; what they don't agree on is what debt relief means.. . .  Full story
U.S. agricultural trader Archer Daniels Midland Co said on Tuesday that massive global grain stocks are making it difficult to turn a profit trading grain internationally, sending its shares plummeting by their most in eight. . .  Full story
Company News
MTN Group released a quarterly update for the period ended 31 March 2017. Highlights - In March 2017, we completed the evolution of the core senior management team. The new Group president and chief executive officer (CEO), chief financial officer and chief operating officer are now in place and have settled in, swiftly adjusting to their respective roles while beginning a review of the business to see where further improvements can be made; - Group total revenue increased by 7,1% w. . .  Full story
Company Results
Revenue for the period increased to R232.5 million (2016: R170.1 million), profit attributable to equity holders of the parent decreased to. . .  Full story
Revenue for the interim period grew to R897.2 million (R856.0 million). Operating profit went up 5.5% to R457.4 million (R433.6 million).. . .  Full story
Total revenue for the year jumped to R53.7 million (R10.8 million). Operating profit before finance costs shot up to R44.9 million. . .  Full story
Total revenue for the period from continuing operations soared to GBP8.1 million (2016: GBP1.5 million). Profit for the period was recorded. . .  Full story
World Markets (Spot Prices)
NameTimeRPMove% Move
JSE Overall17:0053586.63-329.01-0.61%
JSE Top 4017:0046917.89-220.96-0.47%
JSE Gold17:001370.0424.431.82%
JSE Financial17:0041271.34-332.78-0.80%
JSE Industrial17:0080844.94-155.06-0.19%
JSE Indust 2517:0072620.69-72.82-0.10%
JSE Resource17:0031670.35-414.26-1.29%
DJ Futures19:5820841.00-24.00-0.12%
DJ Ind19:5820916.62-33.27-0.16%
SP 50018:312385.56-5.61-0.24%
FTSE 10017:467234.53-15.52-0.21%
All Ords08:395919.90-51.50-0.86%
NZSE 5007:487405.84-16.65-0.22%
NameTimeRPMove% Move
Gold $19:591249.28-7.08-0.56%
Gold R19:5916693.75-71.45-0.43%
Gold R/kg19:59536704-2297-0.43%
Silver $19:5916.6100-0.1890-1.13%
Platinum $19:59905.31-17.61-1.90%
Palladium $19:59803.23-11.77-1.44%
Brent Crude19:5850.65-1.01-1.96%
USD / ZAR19:5913.36360.01750.13%
GBP / ZAR19:5517.2323-0.0048-0.03%
EUR/ ZAR19:5514.59020.00240.02%
NZD/ ZAR19:599.2346-0.0218-0.24%
AUD / ZAR19:559.9662-0.0956-0.95%
USD / JPY19:59112.37500.32800.29%
EUR / USD19:591.0913-0.0015-0.14%
GBP / USD19:591.2906-0.0027-0.21%

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The JSE Today

Trading Statistics
* Includes all listed instruments on the JSE
Major Moves Up
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 SPANJRD  3303010.00.%27361
2 YORK  280207.69.%42294
3 CROOKES  65004457.35.%1375
4 MAZOR  202126.32.%41000
5 Gaia  900505.88.%176209
6 OCTODEC  2445954.04.%381211
7 Cognition  14053.70.%2500
8 TAWANA  350123.55.%38347
9 LONG4LIFE  640203.23.%495181
10 TRENCOR  42821323.18.%47056
11 CAPREG  1030303.00.%40900
12 BEE-SASOL  3550010002.90.%186
13 ASCENDIS  2600702.77.%664438
14 YeboYethu  69001672.48.%340
15 TASTE  21052.44.%18705
16 ANGGOLD  154763652.42.%1334368
17 CMH  2200502.33.%489704
18 SUPRGRP  3762782.12.%637253
19 PETMIN  15032.04.%3198113
20 ELBGROUP  2099401.94.%16971

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Major Moves Down
SharenameSaleMove% MoveVolume
1 TRUSTCO  261-139-34.75.%2505
2 EASTPLATS  301-44-12.75.%15900
3 ALARIS  190-27-12.44.%23869
4 DAWN  105-12-10.26.%276595
5 AEEI  351-28-7.39.%500
6 BELL  1100-80-6.78.%6226
7 NORTHAM  4668-338-6.75.%1451634
8 TORRE  145-10-6.45.%26051
9 MRHLD  1311-88-6.29.%274700
10 SAFARI  680-45-6.21.%1040
11 COMAIR  471-30-5.99.%9260
12 ANGLOPLAT  31100-1897-5.75.%756111
13 CLOVER  1537-87-5.36.%726772
14 KUMBAIO  16268-912-5.31.%718959
15 ALEXANDER  611-34-5.27.%1529915
16 ARM   8100-433-5.07.%683192
17 PPC  601-31-4.91.%3162291
18 ANCHOR  682-34-4.75.%86178
19 NOVUS  781-34-4.17.%26501
20 GLENCORE  4911-204-3.99.%11150485

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New Highs
SharenameSaleHighMove% MoveVolume
1 YeboYethu  690069001672.48.%340
2 RICHEMONT  11309114121311.17.%3524834
3 SAPPI  1018010301-69-0.67.%1539683
4 MONDIPLCP  3475035187-278-0.79.%806878
5 MONDILTDP  3460235198-408-1.17.%367331

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New Lows
SharenameSaleLowMove% MoveVolume
1 TRUSTCO  261261-139-34.75.%2505
2 EASTPLATS  301301-44-12.75.%15900
3 CLOVER  15371499-87-5.36.%726772
4 DISTELL  1327012900-230-1.70.%24668
5 ADAPTIT  10441032-11-1.04.%97257
6 ENX  15901550-10-0.62.%29688
7 SANTOVA  304296-1-0.33.%214272
8 CIL  17951748-5-0.28.%197679

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Index Summary
Index NameRPMove% Move
Top 4046,917.89-220.96-0.47%
Mid Cap75,824.22-901.12-1.17%
Small Cap61,942.91-543.20-0.87%
Resource 2031,670.35-414.26-1.29%
Industrial 2572,620.69-72.82-0.10%
Financial 1514,982.45-120.61-0.80%
Financial & Ind. 3075,291.16-155.64-0.21%
All Share53,586.63-329.01-0.61%
Oil & Gas 7,
Mining 22,013.69-425.94-1.90%
Gold Mining1,370.0424.431.82%
Platinum Mining20.41-1.00-4.67%
GENERAL MINING6,272.22-145.33-2.26%
Oil & Gas Producers 38,689.88.000.00%
Basic Materials 22,495.74-338.40-1.48%
Chemicals 21,458.82-77.56-0.36%
Forestry & Paper 63,798.14-534.75-0.83%
Industrial Metals 10,083.25-384.02-3.67%
Industrials 47,111.57-371.94-0.78%
General Industrials 179.57-1.30-0.72%
Consumer Goods 79,520.39469.550.59%
Automobiles & Parts 5,
Household Goods472.9851.01%
Health Care 7,859.01-27.33-0.35%
Beverages 217.39-2.64-1.20%
Index NameRPMove% Move
Food Producers 9,954.95-66.69-0.67%
Personal Goods 1,129.5013.081.17%
Consumer Services 20,113.94-63.05-0.31%
General Retailers 7,051.22-135.12-1.88%
Travel & Leisure 5,695.90-67.85-1.18%
Media 558.031.650.30%
Support Services 2,130.26-48.56-2.23%
Telecommunications 6,981.42-108.54-1.53%
Financials 41,271.34-332.78-0.80%
Banks 7,380.58-85.97-1.15%
Non-life Insurance 66,343.53-1316.30-1.95%
Life Insurance 36,956.93-274.11-0.74%
General Financial 3,971.08-65.28-1.62%
Technology 57,264.79-407.18-0.71%
SHARIAH TOP40 2,923.71-27-0.92%
FTSE/JSE SHARIAH ALL3,327.24-35-1.05%
COAL MINING13,879.39-469-3.27%
FTSE JSE Fledgling 7,528.98-61-0.80%
FTSE/JSE TOP 40 USD3,780.642838.10%
FTSE/JSE Alt X 1,328.81-10-0.77%
SA LISTED PROPERTY 635.00-.06-0.01%
CAPPED PROPERTY 522.05-0.11%
RESOURCE 17,949.31-270-1.48%
DIVIDEND PLUS210.61-3-1.24%
FTSE/JSE RAFI 409,886.31-94-0.94%
Capped Top 4024,825.57-139-0.56%
Capped All Share27,246.79-182-0.66%
JSE TABACO 11,506.17-20-0.17%

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Latest Consensus Changes**
CodeCompany NameStatusUpdated
Results Expected**
ExpectedCompany NameFin. Date
05/05/2017EQUITESFebruary 2017 (Final)
05/05/2017HOLDSPORTFebruary 2017 (Final)
05/05/2017MONTAUKMarch 2017 (Final)
08/05/2017REDEFINEFebruary 2017 (Interim)
09/05/2017CALGROFebruary 2017 (Final)

Recent Dividends**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
OCTODEC02/05/1723/05/1729/05/17ZAR 1.0480
INDEQTY28/04/1716/05/1722/05/17ZAR 0.1050
TRENCOR28/04/1716/05/1722/05/17ZAR 0.5000
RIPLC26/04/1706/06/1726/06/17GBP 0.0130
VUNANI26/04/1725/07/1731/07/17ZAR 0.0520
Ex Div**
Share NameDec-DateLDTPay-DateAmount
AB INBEV02/03/1702/05/1708/05/17EUR 2.0000
ZEDER10/04/1702/05/1708/05/17ZAR 0.1100
BARWORLD6%P03/04/1702/05/1708/05/17ZAR 0.0600

Upcoming AGMs**
CodeCompany NameDateStatus
BELBell Equipment Ltd.03/05/2017Confirmed
MRFMerafe Resources Ltd.04/05/2017Confirmed
MTAMetair Investments Ltd.04/05/2017Confirmed
WEZWesizwe Platinum Ltd.04/05/2017Confirmed
WKFWorkforce Holdings Ltd.04/05/2017Confirmed

Stock Exchange News Service
03/05/201717:15OASIS CRESCENT PROPERTY FUND - Final Preliminary Audited Results and Distributio...
03/05/201717:15LABAT AFRICA LIMITED - Results of Annual General Meeting and Change to the Board...
03/05/201717:12FIRSTRAND BANK LIMITED - Maturity announcement FRC204 and FRC205
03/05/201717:00INTU PROPERTIES PLC - Directorate Change
03/05/201717:00INTU PROPERTIES PLC - Results of Proxy Voting at the Annual General Meeting
03/05/201716:47EVRAZ HIGHVELD STEEL & VANADIUM LTD - Report in terms of S 132(3)(a) of the Comp...
03/05/201716:20OLD MUTUAL PLC - Form 8.3 - Public Opening Position Disclosure WS Atkins Plc
03/05/201716:05BAUBA PLATINUM LIMITED - Notification in Terms of Section 122(3) of the Companie...
03/05/201715:55BAUBA PLATINUM LIMITED - Dealings in Securities by Associates of Directors
03/05/201715:45SOAPSTONE INVESTMENT LIMITED - Notice to note holders regarding Diamondcorp plcs...
03/05/201715:45MAZOR GROUP LIMITED - Trading Statement
03/05/201715:44MASSMART HOLDINGS LIMITED - Notification of Acceptance of Performance Share Awar...
03/05/201715:30INTU PROPERTIES PLC - Auditor Tender Results
03/05/201715:00MR PRICE GROUP LIMITED - Notice in terms of section 45(5) of the Companies Act, ...
03/05/201714:10HULAMIN LIMITED - Exercise of long term incentive plan awards and subsequent sal...
03/05/201714:10HULAMIN LIMITED - Purchase of securities by the Hulamin long term incentive plan...
03/05/201714:00INVESTEC BANK LTD - Expiry and roll of ESPIBD
03/05/201713:45HOSPITALITY PROPERTY FUND LIMITED - Publication of the Domestic Medium Term Note...
03/05/201713:00HAMMERSON PLC - Notification of Transactions of Directors
03/05/201712:25ABSA BANK LIMITED - NewWave USD-Additional Listing of NewWave USD Exchange Trade...
03/05/201712:00STANDARD BANK OF SA LTD - New Financial Instrument Listing Announcement - CLN470
03/05/201712:00PSG KONSULT LIMITED - Acceptance Of Options By Directors In Terms Of The PSG Kon...
03/05/201711:39ABSA BANK LIMITED - ABFN10 - Interest Rate Reset
03/05/201711:30ANCHOR GROUP LIMITED - Disclosure of assets under management and advice
03/05/201710:06EVOLUTION FUTURE FLOW SECURITIES (RF) LIMITED - Availability of the latest inves...
03/05/201710:05EXXARO RESOURCES LIMITED - Update on replacement BEE transaction, unwind of Exxa...
03/05/201710:00REDINK RENTAL (RF) LIMITED - Publication of Quarterly Report - RED201 - RED204
03/05/201710:00SOUTH32 LIMITED - Daily Share Buy-Back Notice
03/05/201709:53LIFE HEALTHCARE GROUP HOLDINGS LIMITED - Updated trading statement
03/05/201709:34GROUP FIVE LIMITED - Group restructuring update
03/05/201709:15CORESHARES GLOBAL INVESTMENTS PCC - Listing of 245 019 additional GLPROP Securit...
03/05/201709:00INTERNATIONAL HOTEL PROPERTIES LIMITED - Half year report and financial statemen...
03/05/201709:00NOVUS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Renewal of cautionary announcement
03/05/201708:30EASTERN PLATINUM LIMITED - Eastplats Provides Bi-Weekly Default Status Report
03/05/201708:00INTU PROPERTIES PLC - AGM Trading Update for the Period from 1 January 2017 to 3...
03/05/201708:00SIRIUS REAL ESTATE LIMITED - Completes Sale And Leaseback Of Rupert Mayer Strass...
03/05/201707:45ANHEUSER-BUSCH INBEV SA/NV - Disclosure of Publicly Traded Bond Details Pursuant...
03/05/201707:38ANGLO AMERICAN PLATINUM LIMITED - Dealings in securities by directors of the com...
03/05/201707:05MTN GROUP LIMITED - Quarterly update for the period ended 31 March 2017
03/05/201707:05GAIA INFRASTRUCTURE CAPITAL LIMITED - Condensed Annual Financial Statements For ...
03/05/201707:05EMIRA PROPERTY FUND LIMITED - EPFC32 - listing of new financial instrument

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