KCB - KCB Group Limited
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 third most valuable stock on the NSE with a market capitalization of KES 112 billion, which is about 5.41% of the Nairobi Securities Exchange equity market.
|Last Trading Results|
|Day’s Low Price||35.00|
|Day’s High Price||35.40|
|Number of Deals||77|
|Growth & Valuation|
|Earnings Per Share||10.64|
|Dividend Per Share|
KCB Stock Market Performance
The current share price of KCB Group Limited (KCB) is KES 35.00. KCB closed its last trading day (Thursday, May 19, 2022) at 35.00 KES per share on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE). KCB began the year with a share price of 45.45 KES but has since lost 23% off that price valuation, ranking it 57th on the NSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders’ worries are compounded by the fact that KCB has lost 19% of the stock’s value from April 14th to date.
KCB Group is the second most traded stock on the Nairobi Securities Exchange over the past three months (Feb 15 - May 19, 2022). KCB has traded a total volume of 66.2 million shares—in 4,936 deals—valued at KES 2.85 billion over the period, with an average of 1.05 million traded shares per session. A volume high of 9.15 million was achieved on March 22nd, and a low of 42,100 on May 17th, 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. The company is led by Joshua Nyamweya Oigara as its Group CEO & Managing Director, since 2013. The company's board of directors, chaired by Andrew Wambari Kairu, is composed of 11 members whose names are listed below.
- Kairu, Andrew Wambari
- Oigara, Joshua Nyamweya
Group CEO & Managing Director
- Rotich, Henry Julius Mutua
- Kiambi, Lawrence Kimathi
Chief Financial Officer
- Kania, Joseph
Group Company Secretary
- Biwott, Ngeny
- Khawaja, Adil
- Ipomai, Tom
- Nyerere, John O. A.
- Malombe, Georgina
- Njiru, Lawrence
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.
|NCBA||NCBA Group Plc||43.7B||26.50||+5.16%|
|BKG||BK Group Plc||26.5B||29.55||+1.9%|
|EQTY||Equity Group Holdings Limited||172B||45.60||-13.6%|
|IMH||I&M Holdings Plc||29.3B||17.70||-16.1%|
|ABSA||Absa Bank Kenya Plc||52.9B||9.74||-17.8%|
|SLAM||Sanlam Kenya Plc||2.14B||14.85||+28.6%|
|SBIC||Stanbic Holdings Limited||40.7B||103.00||+18.1%|
|GLD||Absa NewGold ETF||534M||2,135.00||+13.6%|
|KURV||Kurwitu Ventures Limited||153M||1,500.00|
|NSE||Nairobi Securities Exchange Limited||2.06B||7.92||-1%|