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GUINNESS - Guinness Nigeria

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Guinness Nigeria Plc is a beer-brewing company that packages and markets beverages such as Guinness Foreign Extra Stout, Guinness Extra Smooth, Malta Guinness, Gordon’s Spark, and Harp Lager beer. Other brands include Smirnoff Ice, Armstrong Dark Ale, Satzenbrau Pilsner, Top Malt, Harp Lime, Dubic Extra Lager, and most recently, Malta Guinness Low Sugar. Nigeria is the world’s second-largest market for Guinness brands of beverages.

Guinness Nigeria became the first Guinness brewery outside of the British Isles when the first bottle of Guinness Foreign Extra Stout was brewed in November 1963, three years after Nigeria’s independence. Two years later, the company listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. Guinness Nigeria is currently the only total beverage company in Nigeria, meaning the only company with a wide portfolio of brands catering to alcohol and non-alcohol drinkers, with spirits, lager and beers, and non-alcoholic drinks.

Guinness Nigeria is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX) since January 2nd, 1965. Guinness is traded on the NGX under the ticker symbol “GUINNESS”. The International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) of NGX:GUINNESS is NGGUINNESS07. Guinness Nigeria is currently the 29th most valuable stock on the NGX with a market capitalization of NGN 140 billion, which makes about 0.246% of the Nigerian Stock Exchange equity market.

GUINNESS64.05 ▪ 0.00
Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price
Day’s High Price
Traded Volume297,811
Number of Deals43
Gross Turnover18.9M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share
Price/Earning Ratio
Dividend Per Share
Dividend Yield
Shares Outstanding2.19B
Market Capitalization140B
Monetary values are quoted in Nigerian Naira (NGN) unless otherwise stated

GUINNESS Stock Market Performance


The current share price of Guinness Nigeria (GUINNESS) is NGN 64.05. GUINNESS closed its last trading day (Friday, July 19, 2024) at 64.05 NGN per share on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX). Guinness began the year with a share price of 66.00 NGN but has since lost 2.95% off that price valuation, ranking it 110th on the NGX in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders’ worries are compounded by the fact that GUINNESS has lost 9% of the stock’s value from June 21st to date.

Guinness Nigeria is the 33rd most traded stock on the Nigerian Stock Exchange over the past three months (Apr 18 - Jul 19, 2024). GUINNESS has traded a total volume of 136 million shares—in 3,837 deals—valued at NGN 8.03 billion over the period, with an average of 2.15 million traded shares per session. A volume high of 43 million was achieved on June 28th, and a low of 43,330 on May 9th, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Guinness Nigeria on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.


Profile of Guinness Nigeria Plc

Guinness Nigeria Plc was founded on April 29, 1950 and operates in the Consumer Goods sector, specifically, the Beverages industry. Guinness Nigeria contracts an estimated total number of 822 employees. The company is led by Baker Magunda as its Managing Director/CEO, since 2018. The company's board of directors, chaired by Babatunde Savage, is composed of 14 members whose names are listed below.

  1. Savage, Babatunde
    Non-Executive Chairman
  2. O'Keeffe, John
    Non–Executive Vice Chairman
  3. Magunda, Baker
    Managing Director/CEO
  4. Njoroge, Stanley
    Finance and Strategy Director
  5. Odusola, Rotimi
    Legal Director/Company Secretary
  6. Rewane, Bismarck
    Non-Executive Director
  7. Breen, Leo
    Non-Executive Director
  8. Sandys, Mark
    Non-Executive Director
  9. Abdulrrahman, Zainab (Hajia.)
    Independent Non-Executive Director
  10. Dogonyaro, Sunday (Ambassador)
    Independent Non-Executive Director
  11. Edozien, Ngozi
    Independent Non-Executive Director
  12. Johnson, Omobola
    Independent Non-Executive Director
  13. Ayeni, Yemisi
    Independent Non-Executive Director
  14. Ajogwu, Fabian
    Independent Non-Executive Director

Factsheet of Guinness Nigeria Plc

Consumer Goods
The Ikeja Brewery, Oba Akran Ave 24, PMB 21071, Ikeja, Nigeria
+234-1-270-9100, +234-1-497-1560-9

GUINNESS Industrial Market Competitors

Guinness Nigeria Plc, issuers of the GUINNESS stock on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Consumer Goods sector and/or Beverages industry. The table below presents an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.

CodeNameM. Cap.CloseYTD
PRESCOPresco Plc383B383.00+98.5%
BUAFOODSBUA Foods6.84T379.90+96.4%
FLOURMILLFlour Mills Nigeria185B45.00+36.2%
UNILEVERUnilever Nigeria104B18.10+22.3%
MCNICHOLSMcNichols Plc1.13B1.01+20.2%
LIVESTOCKLivestock Feeds6.6B2.20+18.9%
OKOMUOILOkomu Oil Palm279B292.00+12.3%
FTNCOCOAFTN Cocoa Processors6.28B1.61+8.78%
NNFMNorthern Nigeria Flour Mills8.61B48.30+6.15%
ELLAHLAKESEllah Lakes Plc8.26B3.00+3.45%

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    Jan 18, 2024 13:51 GMT

    Please I want to buy Guinness stock, how do I do it? I need help.

  2. Chinyere Confidence ObijiChinyere Confidence Obiji
    Oct 16, 2023 10:03 GMT

    How do I buy shares in this company

  3. chikachika
    Nov 10, 2022 08:50 GMT

    good morning, please I'd like to buy Guinness shares, any professional assistance will be appreciated.

  4. BlossomBlossom
    Oct 8, 2022 09:24 GMT

    Please, someone should help. How do I buy guineas shares ?

  5. Sheriff Adekunle OlaiwonSheriff Adekunle Olaiwon
    Oct 5, 2022 16:58 GMT

    I would like to subscribe to Guinness share.
    Who can put me through the process require

  6. AustinAustin
    May 11, 2022 11:39 GMT

    How can I buy this company share?

  7. Osinowo Oduayo AkinolaOsinowo Oduayo Akinola
    Mar 31, 2022 12:15 GMT

    I am a Shareholder with Bank Account for my Dividend payment.My Broker is Summit Finance Co. Ltd. I am not sure if it is still operating.I want to buy more shares..I am out of the Country now.How do l do it?
    Thank you.

  8. Omirefa VictoriaOmirefa Victoria
    Oct 14, 2020 11:41 GMT

    Pls can someone tell me how much is required to have shares at guiness

    1. KingsleyKingsley
      Nov 16, 2020 13:31 GMT

      With the current share price at N20, you need just about N200.

  9. Okwulehie GodswillOkwulehie Godswill
    Aug 7, 2020 03:11 GMT

    Please Sir, my father had shares with your company Guinness while he lived. Unfortunately today he's joined his ancestors. I need to know how to continue to get his dividends as his next of kin or surviving son.
    Name: Okwulehie Silas Ogwuegbu Nwokeke
    Address: Ekenobizi Umuopara Umuahia, Abia State. (Formerly- Imo State).

    1. mr christian   CISmr christian CIS
      Nov 24, 2021 12:54 GMT

      you will need to do a letter of administration to convert that account to an estate account

      the followings are required to do this":

      letter of administration from court

      death certificate of your dad

      a will if any or get an afidavit etc...

      contact 08115789919 for info and guidance

  10. PrincePrince
    Aug 4, 2020 20:34 GMT

    Did Guinness Nigeria plc declare dividend for 2020 June financial year ending?

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