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Discovery Ltd (DSYJ.J)

DSYJ.J on Johannesburg Stock Exchange

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20 Sep 2019
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Discovery Says Coronation Asset Management Notifies Co That Accounts Under Management Decreased Holding In Co's B-Prefs From 5.82% To 3.83%
Tuesday, 10 Sep 2019 

Sept 10 (Reuters) - Discovery Ltd ::DISCLOSURE OF SIGNIFICANT HOLDING OF DISCOVERY LIMITED B-PREFERENCE SHARES.CORONATION ASSET MANAGEMENT NOTIFIED CO THAT ACCOUNTS UNDER ITS MANAGEMENT DECREASED HOLDING IN CO'S B-PREFS FROM 5.82% TO 3.83%.  Full Article

Discovery Reports FY HEPS Down 12% To 789.0 Cents Per Share
Wednesday, 4 Sep 2019 

Sept 4 (Reuters) - Discovery Ltd ::DISCOVERY LTD FY HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE DECREASED 12% TO 789.0 CENTS PER SHARE.DISCOVERY LTD FY EARNINGS PER SHARE INCREASED 14% TO 1 001.5 CENTS PER SHARE.DISCOVERY LTD FY TOTAL NEW BUSINESS API INCREASED 14% TO R19 246 MILLION.DISCOVERY LTD - FINAL ORDINARY SHARE DIVIDENDS REMAINED UNCHANGED AT 114 CENTS PER SHARE.  Full Article

Discovery Sees FY Normalised HEPS To Be Between 795 Cents And 753 Cents
Friday, 30 Aug 2019 

Aug 30 (Reuters) - Discovery Ltd ::TRADING UPDATE AND VOLUNTARY TRADING STATEMENT: YEAR ENDED 30 JUNE 2019.FY NORMALISED HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE EXPECTED TO DECREASE BY BETWEEN 5% AND 10% TO BETWEEN 795 CENTS AND 753 CENTS.IN HY, INCREASED INVESTMENT, SPIKE IN LARGE MORTALITY CLAIMS WITHIN DISCOVERY LIFE RESULTED IN SUBSTANTIAL REDUCTION IN NORMALISED HEPS.FY NORMALISED PROFIT FROM OPERATIONS IS EXPECTED TO DECREASE BY BETWEEN 1% AND 5% TO BETWEEN R7 581M TO R7 900M.FY CORE NEW BUSINESS ANNUALISED PREMIUM INCOME EXPECTED TO GROW BY APPROXIMATELY 13%.LOWER INTEREST RATE ENVIRONMENT IN UK EXPECTED TO REMAIN IMPORTANT DYNAMIC FOR SOME TIME, TO NEGATIVELY IMPACT VITALITYLIFE BUSINESS.NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE (NHI) BILL IN SA NOT EXPECTED TO HAVE A MATERIAL LONG TERM IMPACT ON DISCOVERY HEALTH BUSINESS.  Full Article

Discovery Ltd Seeking Clarity On Potential Impact Of NHI Bill On Private Healthcare, Medical Schemes
Friday, 16 Aug 2019 

Aug 16 (Reuters) - Discovery Ltd ::DISCOVERY LTD - "SEEKING CLARITY ON POTENTIAL IMPACT OF NHI BILL ON FUTURE ROLE OF PRIVATE HEALTHCARE AND MEDICAL SCHEMES".DISCOVERY LTD - DO NOT SEE ANY MATERIAL IMPACT ON MEDICAL SCHEME ADMINISTRATION BUSINESS OF DISCOVERY HEALTH FOR FORESEEABLE FUTURE.DISCOVERY- WILL ACTIVELY ENGAGE IN FORTHCOMING DISCUSSIONS ON NHI BILL, WILL DO THIS DIRECTLY & THROUGH HEALTH FUNDERS ASSOCIATION AND BUSINESS UNITY.DISCOVERY LTD - INTEND TO MAKE SUBMISSIONS ON A WIDE RANGE OF ISSUES RAISED BY NHI BILL.  Full Article

Discovery HY Normalised HEPS 366.6 Cents
Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 

Feb 21 (Reuters) - Discovery Ltd ::UNAUDITED INTERIM RESULTS AND CASH DIVIDEND DECLARATION FOR THE SIX MONTHS ENDED 31 DECEMBER 2018.HY GROSS INFLOWS UNDER MANAGEMENT UP 11 PCT TO R67 541 MILLION.DISCOVERY LTD HY CORE NEW BUSINESS API UP 16 PCT TO R9 049 MILLION.HY NORMALISED HEPS DECREASED BY 16 PCT TO 366.6 CENTS AND HEPS DECREASED BY 18 PCT TO 347.4 CENTS.PROFIT GROWTH IS EXPECTED TO RETURN TO ITS STATED GOAL OF CPI PLUS 10 PCT.  Full Article

Discovery Names Mark Tucker As Independent Non-Executive Chairperson
Thursday, 6 Dec 2018 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - Discovery Ltd ::RETIREMENT OF CHAIRPERSON OF BOARD MONTY HILKOWITZ.APPOINTMENT TO BOARD OF MARK TUCKER AS INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE CHAIRPERSON AND DIRECTOR.  Full Article

Bookrunner Says Offers Below 162 Per Share Risk Missing For Discovery Ltd Offering
Thursday, 8 Nov 2018 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Discovery Ltd ::BLOCK TRADE-DISCOVERY LTD : BOOKRUNNER SAYS ORDERS BELOW ZAR 162 PER SHARE RISK MISSING. BOOKS CLOSE IN 10 MINS (17:30UK / 19.30 SAST).  Full Article

Bookrunner says Price Guidance Zar 160 - 162 Per Share For Discovery Limited Offering
Thursday, 8 Nov 2018 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Bookrunner::BLOCK TRADE - DISCOVERY LIMITED ABB: BOOKRUNNER SAYS PRICE GUIDANCE ZAR 160 - 162 PER SHARE, BOOKS COVERED THROUGHOUT THAT RANGE.BLOCK TRADE - DISCOVERY LIMITED ABB: BOOKRUNNER SAYS BOOKS CLOSE AT 17:30UK / 19.30 SAST.  Full Article

Bookrunner Says Books Are Covered, Price Guidance To Follow For Discovery Limited Offering
Thursday, 8 Nov 2018 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Bookrunner::BLOCK TRADE - DISCOVERY LIMITED: BOOKRUNNER SAYS BOOKS ARE COVERED, PRICE GUIDANCE TO FOLLOW.  Full Article

Bookrunner Says Offer Size Of Approx. 10.9 Million Discovery Limited ABB Shares
Thursday, 8 Nov 2018 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Bookrunner::BLOCK TRADE - DISCOVERY LIMITED ABB: BOOKRUNNER SAYS OFFER SIZE OF APPROX. 10.9 MILLION SHARES.  Full Article