Stock exchange performance

 
   
2010
2009 2008 2007 2006
Number of shares traded million
1 059
1 259 1 490 1 474 1 482
Value of shares traded R million
25 986
23 174 27 175 32 300 23 774
Percentage of issued shares traded %
50
58 66 64 63
Price/earnings ratio times
11,1
10,4 12,9 10,3 6,0
Return on Sanlam share price            
since listing(2) %
17
17 14 19 17
Market price cps          
– Year-end closing price  
2 792
2 275 1 700 2 275 1 830
– Highest closing price  
2 829
2 305 2 330 2 412 1 901
– Lowest closing price  
2 200
1 351 1 390 1 803 1 300
Market capitalisation at year-end R million
58 632
49 140 37 232 52 407 42 156
(1). Sanlam Limited was listed on 30 November 1998.
(2). Annualised growth in the Sanlam share price since listing plus dividends paid.