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EABL - East African Breweries Limited

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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.

EABL167.00 ▪ 0.00
56 minutes ago
Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price167.00
Day’s High Price169.00
Traded Volume9,600
Number of Deals7
Gross Turnover1.62M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share15.00
Price/Earning Ratio11.13
Dividend Per Share
Dividend Yield
Shares Outstanding791M
Market Capitalization132B
Monetary values are quoted in Kenyan Shilling (KES) unless otherwise stated

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.

  1. Muchene, Charles Kahara
    Group Chairman
  2. O'Keeffe, Rory John
    Vice Chairman
  3. Cowan, Andrew David
    Group MD & CEO
  4. Geiszl, Gyorgy
    Group Finance & Strategy Director
  5. Karuku, Jane W. (Mrs.)
    Executive Director
  6. Gallagher, Paul (Dr.)
    Non-Executive Director
  7. Katto, Japheth
    Non-Executive Director
  8. Mugerwa, Jimmy D.
    Non-Executive Director
  9. Musyoka, Carol
    Non-Executive Director
  10. Oduor-Otieno, Martin Luke (Dr.)
    Non-Executive Director
  11. 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.

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  3. Ghana Stock Exchange
  4. Johannesburg Stock Exchange
  5. Lusaka Securities Exchange
  6. Malawi Stock Exchange
  7. Nairobi Securities Exchange
  8. Nigerian Stock Exchange
  9. Uganda Securities Exchange
  10. Zimbabwe Stock Exchange


  1. EricEric
    Oct 25, 2022 03:33 GMT

    What is the minimum shares one can by from EABL, I'd like to make a purchase... Also is Cooperative bank / Kingdom bank listed as official brokers in NSE someone please advise.

  2. Morris StephenMorris Stephen
    Dec 3, 2021 17:26 GMT

    The EABL share price is dropping daily, what's the cause for that.
    I bought the share at 175ksh and it's now 149ksh. What's your advice???

    1. MsaniiMsanii
      Oct 14, 2022 16:14 GMT

      I hope you didn't sell it. The mother company wants to buy back @190 per share.

  3. PhilpPhilp
    Sep 30, 2021 14:35 GMT

    I have a relative that bought shares in 1964 for EABL but they were 98 shares then. Are those shares valued the same currently and at same share price as then or the shares could have been divided into micro shares by now.....

  4. Danson karanuDanson karanu
    Aug 24, 2021 10:39 GMT

    How do I know that the broker is genuine to avoid loosing my money to cartels

    1. TonyTony
      Aug 24, 2021 13:09 GMT

      Make sure the broker is on the NSE official list of trading participants:

  5. Christine MiuiruriChristine Miuiruri
    Feb 23, 2021 09:22 GMT

    Where do I get information on earnings per share?

    1. WolWol
      Feb 23, 2021 11:17 GMT

      From the company's financial statements.

  6. Erick KiageErick Kiage
    Dec 7, 2020 12:03 GMT

    Kindly how can I join and buy share? How is the profit conculated? When can I start?

    1. LeonardLeonard
      Feb 8, 2021 11:58 GMT

      You need to choose a broker and open a CDSC account with them. you may check with your bank whether they are offer such services. Profit is realized if the amount sold is higher than amount spent on purchase and broker commissions. I hope that answers your question.

  7. Francis KamauFrancis Kamau
    Aug 22, 2020 08:46 GMT

    Can I get a statement of how my shares have been gaining in value and dividends?

  8. EvansEvans
    May 20, 2020 07:09 GMT

    Can an individual buy shares from EABL?

    1. TeteTete
      May 22, 2020 06:06 GMT

      Yes, by means of a stockbroker.

  9. Al HiggsAl Higgs
    Jun 24, 2019 19:25 GMT

    Can anybody help me with a 31st March 1982 value of East African Breweries shares?

    1. TommyTommy
      Jul 26, 2019 09:26 GMT

      Contact the NSE office directly. They should be able to help.

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