Adaptit, Aquarius, Kumba, Resilient: South Africa Stocks Preview

The following is a list of companies whose shares may have unusual price changes in South Africa. Stock symbols are in parentheses after company names and prices are from the last close.

South Africa’s FTSE/JSE Africa All Share Index fell the most since Jan. 31, dropping 111.3, or 0.3 percent, to 32,677.56.

Adaptit Holdings Ltd. (ADI SJ): The information technology company said earnings per share may fall as much as 37 percent to 2.96 cents for the half-year to December. Adaptit dropped 1 cent, or 1.5 percent, to 65 cents.

Aquarius Platinum Ltd. (AQP SJ): The fourth-largest producer of the metal releases its results for the six months through December. Aquarius rose 17 cents, or 0.4 percent, to 46.39 rand.

DigiCore Holdings Ltd. (DGC SJ): The company that makes vehicle-tracking devices said operating profit for the first half through December rose 15 percent to 40 million rand ($5.5 million). The stock was unchanged at 3 rand.

DRDGold Ltd. (DRD SJ): The mining company said second- quarter net income climbed to 41.7 million rand from 6.4 million rand a year earlier, while gold production was up 6 percent. DRD was unchanged at 3.45 rand.

Kumba Iron Ore Ltd. (KIO SJ): The unit of Anglo American Plc publishes its full-year results for the 12 months through December. The stock declined 40 cents, or 0.1 percent, to 463.66 rand.

Resilient Property Income Fund Ltd. (RES SJ): The real- estate investment company declared a final dividend of 111.23 cents per linked unit for the six months through December. Resilient gained 31 cents, or 1 percent, to 31.14 rand.

Anglo American Plc (AAUKY US) slipped 3.2 percent to $26.43. AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. (AU US) fell 1.9 percent to $45.47. BHP Billiton Ltd. (BBL US) dropped 2.1 percent to $80.69. DRDGold Ltd. (DROOY US) declined 1.7 percent to $4.67. Gold Fields Ltd. (GFI US) slid 1.5 percent to $16.29. Harmony Gold Mining Co. (HMY US) dropped 2.5 percent to $10.96. Impala Platinum Holdings (IMPUY US) fell 0.6 percent to $29.10. Sappi Ltd. (SPP US) declined 4.9 percent to $5.22. Sasol Ltd. (SSL US) slipped 2.1 percent to $50.72.

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