Barloworld, Coronation Fund, PPC: South African Equity Preview

May 17 (Bloomberg) -- The following stocks may rise or fall in South Africa. Symbols are in parentheses and prices are from the last close.

The FTSE/JSE Africa All Share Index rose 196.08, or 0.6 percent, to 32,156.01 at the 5 p.m. close of trading in Johannesburg, its highest since May 3.

Barloworld Ltd. (BAW SJ): The world’s largest forklift trader releases first-half earnings. Barloworld dropped 90 cents, or 1.3 percent, to 67 rand.

Erbacon Investment Holdings Ltd. (ERB SJ): The civil engineering company reported a loss after tax of 68.4 million rand (9.8 million) for the year ended Feb. 28. Erbacon jumped 5.6 percent to 1 rand.

Coronation Fund Managers Ltd. (CML SJ): The Cape Town-based fund manager releases first-half earnings. Coronation gained 2 cents, or 0.1 percent, to 18.82 rand.

Pretoria Portland Cement Company Ltd. (PPC SJ): The South African maker of the building material releases first-half earnings. PPC gained 21 cents, or 0.8 percent, to 25.30 rand.

Rebosis Property Fund Ltd. (REB SJ): The Johannesburg-based real estate investment fund will list as many as 219.74 million shares on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange’s real estate board.

To contact the reporter on this story: Lauren van der Westhuizen in Cape Town at lvanderwesth@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Reed Landberg at landberg@bloomberg.net