BRIT - Britam Holdings Limited
Britam Holdings Limited, formerly known as British-American Investments Company Ltd, is a diversified financial services company based in Kenya. The company, founded in 1965 and now commonly known as Britam, is headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya, with subsidiaries in Uganda, South Sudan, Rwanda, Tanzania, Malawi, and Mozambique. The flagship company of the group is the British-American Insurance Company (Kenya) Limited, commonly referred to by its brand name Britam Kenya. In 2011, Britam listed its shares on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.
Britam operates in the following four segments: Long Term Insurance: protection of customers against the risk of premature death, disability, critical illness and other accidents; Life Insurance: a range of products including unit linked products, education plans, whole life plans, and other conventional products; Short Term Insurance: protection of assets, particularly properties, for both personal and commercial business; Asset Management: discretionary and/or segregated portfolio management services, wealth management services, as well as unit trust funds.
|Last Trading Results||Growth & Valuation|
|Opening Price:||--||Earnings Per Share:||1.41|
|Day's Low Price:||7.10||Price/Earning Ratio:||5.26|
|Day's High Price:||7.50||Dividend Per Share:||--|
|Traded Volume:||58,800||Dividend Yield:||--|
|Number of Deals:||13||Shares Outstanding:||2.52b|
BRIT Stock Market Performance
The current share price of Britam Holdings Limited (BRIT) is KES 7.42. The BRIT stock closed its last trading day (Wednesday, January 27, 2021) at 7.42 KES per share on the Nairobi Securities Exchange, recording a 0.27% gain over its previous closing price of 7.40 KES. BRIT began the year with a share price of 7.26 KES and has since gained 2.2% on that price valuation, ranking it 22nd on the NSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders will be pleasantly optimistic about BRIT knowing that the stock has accrued 6% over the past four-week period alone. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Britam Holdings Limited on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.
Profile of Britam Holdings Limited
Britam Holdings Limited operates in the Financials sector, specifically, the Insurance industry. The company is led by Dr. Benson Irungu Wairegi (68) as its Group Managing Director. The company's board of directors, chaired by Walter Andrew Hollas, is composed of 12 members whose names are listed below.
- Wairegi, Benson Irungu (Dr.)
Group Managing Director
- Hollas, Walter Andrew
- Karama, Mohamed Said
Non-Executive Deputy Chairman
- Munga, Peter K. (Dr.)
- Kiruki, Nancy K. (Mrs)
- Mbaru, Jimnah M.
- Kigen, Caroline
- Loner, Marianne
- Odo, George
- Wandera, Stephen
- Minter, Christopher
- Ossiya, Josephine
|Factsheet of Britam Holdings Limited|
Britam Centre, Upper Hill, P. O. Box 30375-00100, Nairobi, Kenya
+254-703-094-000, +254-202-833-000, +254-705-100-100
BRIT Industrial Market Competitors
Britam Holdings Limited, issuers of the BRIT stock on the Nairobi Securities Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Financials sector and/or Insurance industry. The table below gives you an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.
|Code||Name||Mkt. Cap.||L. Price||YearTD|
|HFCK||HF Group Limited||1.32b||3.75||+12.9%|
|FAHR||STANLIB Fahari Income REIT||1.12b||6.18||+9.57%|
|KNRE||Kenya Re-Insurance Corporation Ltd||6.97b||2.49||+7.33%|
|CTUM||Centum Investment Company Limited||11.31b||17.00||+5.92%|
|SLAM||Sanlam Kenya Plc||1.94b||13.50||+4.25%|
|I&M||I&M Holdings Plc||38.45b||46.50||+3.33%|
|NSE||Nairobi Securities Exchange Limited||2.18b||8.40||+2.94%|
|COOP||Co-operative Bank of Kenya Limited||74.22b||12.65||+1.20%|
|EQTY||Equity Group Holdings Limited||138.68b||36.75||+0.55%|
|CIC||CIC Insurance Group Limited||5.60b||2.14||+0.47%|