EABL - East African Breweries Limited
East African Breweries Limited (EABL) is a Kenya-based holding company, which manufactures branded alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Along with its subsidiary companies, EABL is involved in the marketing, brewing, manufacturing, and selling of drinks, glass containers, malt and barley. The company's most popular brands include Tusker, Pilsner, Bell Lager, Guinness, Malta Guinness, Alvaro, Uganda Waragi, Senator, Johnie Walker, and Smirnoff Ice. EABL's wholly owned subsidiaries include Kenya Breweries Limited, UDV (Kenya) Limited, Uganda Breweries Limited, Serengeti Breweries Ltd, East African Maltings Ltd, EABL International (formerly EABL Venture). East African Breweries exports its products to several countries including Australia, Japan, Canada, United States, and United Kingdom. EABL is controlled by Diageo Plc, UK.
East African Breweries Limited is listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE). East African Breweries is traded on the NSE under the ticker symbol “EABL”. The International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) of NSE:EABL is KE0000000216. East African Breweries Limited is currently the third most valuable stock on the NSE with a market capitalization of KES 132 billion, which is about 6.7% of the Nairobi Securities Exchange equity market.
|Last Trading Results|
|Day’s Low Price||167.00|
|Day’s High Price||169.00|
|Number of Deals||7|
|Growth & Valuation|
|Earnings Per Share||15.00|
|Dividend Per Share|
EABL Stock Market Performance
The current share price of East African Breweries Limited (EABL) is KES 167.00. EABL closed its last trading day (Thursday, December 8, 2022) at 167.00 KES per share on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE). East African Breweries began the year with a share price of 165.00 KES and has since gained 1.21% on that price valuation, ranking it 19th on the NSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders can be optimistic about EABL knowing the stock has accrued 6% over the past four-week period—seventh best on NSE.
East African Breweries is the ninth most traded stock on the Nairobi Securities Exchange over the past three months (Sep 8 - Dec 8, 2022). EABL has traded a total volume of 10.7 million shares—in 1,577 deals—valued at KES 1.69 billion over the period, with an average of 169,387 traded shares per session. A volume high of 1.17 million was achieved on November 29th, and a low of 700 on October 3rd, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of East African Breweries on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.
Profile of East African Breweries Limited
East African Breweries Limited operates in the Consumer Goods sector, specifically, the Beverages industry. The company is led by Andrew David Cowan (56) as its Group MD & CEO, since 2016. The company's board of directors, chaired by Charles Kahara Muchene (65), is composed of 11 members whose names are listed below.
- Muchene, Charles Kahara
- O'Keeffe, Rory John
- Cowan, Andrew David
Group MD & CEO
- Geiszl, Gyorgy
Group Finance & Strategy Director
- Karuku, Jane W. (Mrs.)
- Gallagher, Paul (Dr.)
- Katto, Japheth
- Mugerwa, Jimmy D.
- Musyoka, Carol
- Oduor-Otieno, Martin Luke (Dr.)
- Munene, Joyce
Group Company Secretary
Factsheet of East African Breweries Limited
- Consumer Goods
- P. O. Box 30161-00100, Corporate Centre, Ruaraka, Nairobi, Kenya
EABL Industrial Market Competitors
East African Breweries Limited, issuers of the EABL stock on the Nairobi Securities 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.
|LIMT||Limuru Tea Company Limited||1.01B||420.00||+31.3%|
|WTK||Williamson Tea Kenya Limited||2.78B||159.00||+22.3%|
|SASN||Sasini Tea and Coffee Limited||5.02B||22.00||+17.7%|
|UNGA||Unga Group Limited||2.42B||32.00||+15.7%|
|KAPC||Kapchorua Tea Company Limited||861M||110.00||+15.2%|
|ORCH||Kenya Orchards Limited||134M||10.40|
|BAT||British American Tobacco Kenya||44B||440.00||-0.34%|
|SMER||Sameer Africa Plc||710M||2.55||-10.8%|
|EVRD||Eveready East Africa Limited||158M||0.75||-23.5%|