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 fourth most valuable stock on the NSE with a market capitalization of KES 124 billion, which is about 6.15% of the Nairobi Securities Exchange equity market.
|Last Trading Results|
|Day’s Low Price||38.50|
|Day’s High Price||38.70|
|Number of Deals||38|
|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 38.50. KCB closed its last trading day (Monday, February 6, 2023) at 38.50 KES per share on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE), recording a 0.8% gain over its previous closing price of 38.20 KES. KCB began the year with a share price of 38.10 KES and has since gained 1.05% on that price valuation, ranking it 24th 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 (Nov 4, 2022 - Feb 6, 2023). KCB has traded a total volume of 31.3 million shares—in 4,420 deals—valued at KES 1.19 billion over the period, with an average of 497,381 traded shares per session. A volume high of 2.43 million was achieved on December 21st, and a low of 20,100 on January 5th, 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.
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|BKG||BK Group Plc||28.4B||31.70||+0.63%|
|ABSA||Absa Bank Kenya Plc||66.8B||12.30|
|IMH||I&M Holdings Plc||28.1B||17.00|
|NCBA||NCBA Group Plc||62.8B||38.10||-3.18%|
|SCBK||Standard Chartered Bank Limited||59.4B||157.25||+10.2%|
|SBIC||Stanbic Holdings Limited||43.8B||110.75||+8.58%|
|GLD||Absa NewGold ETF||588M||2,350.00||+8.55%|
|CTUM||Centum Investment Company||5.92B||8.90||+6.46%|
|HFCK||HF Group Limited||1.26B||3.27||+2.51%|