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KCB - KCB Group Limited

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KCB Bank Kenya Limited, formerly Kenya Commercial Bank, is a Kenyan bank that provides corporate and retail banking services. It offers various personal banking products and services, such as savings and current accounts, personal loans, easy pay loans, salary advances, and credit facilities; Visa and MasterCard credit and prepaid cards; advantage banking services, and Biashara banking products. The company, which is overseen by the parent KCB Group Plc, also operates the Biashara Club that offers workshops on entrepreneurship and capacity building, networking, business advisory services, and business trips. Additionally, KCB provides corporate banking products such as custody and safe keeping services, transaction settlement, corporate actions administration, activity reporting, trustee, and capital and income services; asset finance and insurance premium finance services; corporate and trade finance products and services.

KCB Group Limited is listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE). KCB is traded on the NSE under the ticker symbol “KCB”. The International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) of NSE:KCB is KE0000000315. KCB Group Limited is currently the fourth most valuable stock on the NSE with a market capitalization of KES 103 billion, which is about 6.24% of the Nairobi Securities Exchange equity market.

KCB31.90 ▴ 0.10 (0.31%)
4 hours ago
Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price31.70
Day’s High Price32.80
Traded Volume525,700
Number of Deals57
Gross Turnover16.8M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share
Price/Earning Ratio
Dividend Per Share
Dividend Yield
Shares Outstanding3.21B
Market Capitalization103B
Monetary values are quoted in Kenyan Shilling (KES) unless otherwise stated

KCB Stock Market Performance


The current share price of KCB Group Limited (KCB) is KES 31.90. KCB closed its last trading day (Friday, June 2, 2023) at 31.90 KES per share on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE), recording a 0.3% gain over its previous closing price of 31.80 KES. KCB began the year with a share price of 38.10 KES but has since lost 16.3% off that price valuation, ranking it 51st on the NSE in terms of year-to-date performance.

KCB Group is the fifth most traded stock on the Nairobi Securities Exchange over the past three months (Mar 1 - Jun 2, 2023). KCB has traded a total volume of 39.8 million shares valued at KES 1.36 billion over the period, with an average of 631,100 traded shares per session. A volume high of 7.05 million was achieved on March 29th, and a low of 26,600 on March 8th, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of KCB on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.


Profile of KCB Group Plc

KCB Group Plc operates in the Financials sector, specifically, the Banking industry.

Factsheet of KCB Group Plc

Kencom House, Moi Avenue, P. O. Box 48400-00100, Nairobi, Kenya
+254-20-228-7000, +254-732-187-001, +254-711-087-001

KCB Industrial Market Competitors

KCB Group Plc, issuers of the KCB stock on the Nairobi Securities Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Financials sector and/or Banking industry. The table below presents an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.

CodeNameM. Cap.CloseYTD
BKGBK Group Plc29.7B33.15+5.24%
IMHI&M Holdings Plc27.9B16.85-0.88%
ABSAAbsa Bank Kenya Plc63B11.60-5.69%
NCBANCBA Group Plc61B37.00-5.97%
EQTYEquity Group Holdings Limited144B38.15-14.3%
HFCKHF Group Limited1.66B4.31+35.1%
GLDAbsa NewGold ETF633M2,530.00+16.9%
SCBKStandard Chartered Bank Limited60.1B159.00+11.4%
KNREKenya Re-Insurance Corporation Ltd5.43B1.94+6.01%
SBICStanbic Holdings Limited41.4B104.75+2.7%

Index of African Stock Exchanges:

  1. Botswana Stock Exchange
  2. BRVM Stock Exchange
  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. DouglasDouglas
    Apr 28, 2023 08:13 GMT

    The KCB share has been going for ksh 33-34 for sometime now. Are there prospects it will go up any time this year?

  2. Cliff OmondiCliff Omondi
    Nov 19, 2022 14:12 GMT

    Good way to get Kcb share?

  3. GodwinGodwin
    Oct 24, 2022 18:16 GMT

    When trading you find the share price is 36.50 shillings per share lets say of Kcb group as listed on NSE Market. But when you want to buy on the platfoam its 37.20. Same thing with selling at NSE Market its 40.30 shillings per share but when you go to sell from the platfoam its 39.60 can someone explain to me why the difference from NSE Market n the platfoam and yet you will still be charged 2% broker fee

  4. DouglasDouglas
    Oct 17, 2022 17:42 GMT

    KCB board of directors list needs to be updated. Or is Oigara still the CEO and so on?

  5. PhoebePhoebe
    Jan 2, 2022 16:02 GMT

    How can I buy kcb shares? A guide please

  6. Wambua MaingiWambua Maingi
    Oct 8, 2021 13:16 GMT

    Kindly I want to be guided on how I can buy KCB shares.

  7. Charles KomalaCharles Komala
    Jun 18, 2021 10:34 GMT

    How long does it take for my ordinary shares to be sold?
    Have really waited for mine to be sold.

  8. JosiahJosiah
    May 12, 2021 10:19 GMT

    Equity bank share price will soon overtake KCB

  9. Esther WakarimaEsther Wakarima
    Mar 2, 2021 08:32 GMT

    Hello, am interested in buying KCB shares, how does one get in contact with a broker for me to be able to have a CDS account?

    1. LouLou
      Mar 26, 2021 15:00 GMT

      See the NSE website for a full list of licensed market participants:

  10. JacobJacob
    Feb 23, 2021 15:03 GMT

    53kes per share in opening week of March 2021. Just when you think the price isn't moving. See you in the future.

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