The Johannesburg Stock Exchange
Weekly Statistics
for the week ended 25 JUNE 1999


Attached is the weekly report of certain trading statistics. It must be noted that the statistics relevant to foreign transactions only represent transactions executed through the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.


WEEK

CALENDAR

WEEK

CALENDAR

EQUITIES

ENDED

YEAR TO

ENDED

YEAR TO

(EXCLUDING ARBITRAGE TRANSACTIONS)

25.06.99

25.06.99

26.06.98

26.06.98

         


Volume of shares purchased (000's)

768,280

19,292,202

665,227

15,709,311

Index against highest weekly share volume since January 1996
Week ended 16.04.99 = 1 106 383

69.44

N/A

60.13

N/A

           

Index volume of shares purchased
(Index based on the 1998 weekly average - (661,762)

116.10

N/A

100.52

N/A

           

Value of shares purchased (R000's)

9,090,932

196,842,598

6,861,806

156,112,917

Index against highest weekly share value since January 1996
Week ended 16.04.99 = 11 116 861

81.78

N/A

61.72

N/A

           

Average price per share traded (cents)

1,183

1,020

1,031

994

           

Number of deals

71,103

1,797,366

77,473

1,828,271

Index against highest weekly number of deals since January 1996
Week ended 24.04.98 = 98 275

72.35

N/A

78.83

N/A

           

Daily average deals for week

14,221

15,104

15,495

15,236

           

Arbitrage transactions for memorandum:

       

Volume of shares purchased (000's)

58,509

2,192,079

88,596

1,950,536

Value of shares purchased (R000's)

2,690,875

53,190,751

2,126,285

46,040,325

Number of deals

1,360

38,051

2,133

53,909

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* NON-RESIDENT TRANSACTIONS (R000's)

 
 

- Purchases

2,711,205

63,549,646

2,163,815

60,151,118

- Sales

2,167,200

48,697,993

1,481,208

33,595,965

- Net purchases/(sales)

544,005

14,851,653

682,607

26,555,153

           

- Rolling 52 weeks net purchases/(sales)

30,583,193

N/A

41,229,545

N/A

           

* These figures are by no means comprehensive as the figures represent only
that portion of the market where non-resident transactions are executed through the JSE.

* Includes foreign leg of Arbitrage Transactions


KRUGERRANDS:

Value traded (R000's)

1,047

33,486

2,059

42,828

           

Coins traded:

       

- Full

635

18,825

1,210

27,595

- Half

3

345

6

483

- Quarter

5

228

109

613

- Tenth

63

1,756

185

2,508

- Total number of

coins

706

21,154

1,510

31,199


N/A = Not applicable

Trading statistics on Bonds and Semi-bonds are distributed by the Bond Exchange of South Africa and can be contacted at 482-2605.

Analyst/Contact: Market Information