EQTY - Equity Group Holdings Limited
Equity Group Holdings Limited, formerly Equity Bank Limited, is a Kenya-based commercial bank engaged in the business of retail banking, microfinance, and related services to individuals, and small and medium sized enterprises. The company offers various banking products, including current, equity ordinary, super junior investment, Jijenge, equity business and current accounts, and call and fixed deposit accounts. The banking group, which also offers trade finance services such as letters of credit and invoice discounting, operates in six geographical markets, namely, Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Democratic Republic of Congo.
Equity Group’s three customer facing lines of businesses include consumer, small and medium enterprises (SMEs), and corporate. The consumer business line focuses on salaried customers or customers receiving other regular remittances, such as pension. The facilities granted under its SME line of business are for purposes of meeting working capital needs, property development or acquisition of assets. The corporate line of business comprises large enterprises. Equity offers a range of products, including Equity loan, Vijana loan, Fanikisha loan, Farm input, Mortgage loan, Asset finance loan, Trade finance, Development loan, Business Loan and Biashara Imara.
|Last Trading Results||Growth & Valuation|
|Opening Price:||--||Earnings Per Share:||5.24|
|Day's Low Price:||45.15||Price/Earning Ratio:||8.69|
|Day's High Price:||45.65||Dividend Per Share:||--|
|Traded Volume:||5,975,800||Dividend Yield:||--|
|Number of Deals:||86||Shares Outstanding:||3.77b|
EQTY Stock Market Performance
The current share price of Equity Group Holdings Limited (EQTY) is KES 45.55. The EQTY stock closed its last trading day (Tuesday, June 22, 2021) at 45.55 KES per share on the Nairobi Securities Exchange, recording a 0.89% gain over its previous closing price of 45.15 KES. EQTY began the year with a share price of 36.55 KES and has since gained 24.62% on that price valuation, ranking it 4th on the NSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders will be pleasantly optimistic about EQTY knowing that the stock has accrued 7.3% over the past four-week period alone. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Equity Group Holdings Limited on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.
Profile of Equity Group Holdings Limited
Equity Group Holdings Limited was founded on October 22, 1984 and operates in the Financials sector, specifically, the Banking industry. Equity Group Holdings contracts an estimated total number of 6,580 employees. Unfortunately, we do not have information on the company's board of directors and/or key executives at this time.
|Factsheet of Equity Group Holdings Limited|
Equity Centre, 9th Floor, Hospital Hill Road, Upper Hill, P.O. Box 75104, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
EQTY Industrial Market Competitors
Equity Group Holdings Limited, issuers of the EQTY 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 gives you an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.
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|BKG||BK Group Plc||23.99b||26.75||+30.5%|
|KCB||KCB Group Limited||133.53b||43.25||+13.5%|
|ABSA||Absa Bank Kenya Plc||55.13b||10.15||+5.07%|
|NCBA||NCBA Group Plc||38.12b||25.45||-4.86%|
|I&M||I&M Holdings Plc||17.78b||21.50||-52.2%|
|JUB||Jubilee Holdings Limited||23.21b||320.25||+12.8%|
|HFCK||HF Group Limited||1.29b||3.67||+10.5%|
|FAHR||STANLIB Fahari Income REIT||1.10b||6.08||+7.80%|
|KNRE||Kenya Re-Insurance Corporation Ltd||6.72b||2.40||+3.45%|
|LBTY||Liberty Kenya Holdings Limited||4.23b||7.90||+2.60%|