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KEGN - Kenya Electricity Generating Co. Ltd.

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Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited (KenGen) is a Kenya-based electric power generation company. The Company is engaged in the business of developing, managing and operating power generation plants to supply electric power to the Kenyan market. It operates in four generation modes: Hydro, Geothermal, Thermal and Wind. KenGen develops 700 megawatts of geothermal power, two wind farms in Ngong and Meru with a total capacity of 120.4 megawatts, liquefied natural gas (LNG) fired plants and coal fired plants. It owns 14 hydro power plants with a combined capacity of 820 megawatts, five thermal power plants with a capacity of 256 megawatts, four geothermal power plants generating 158 megawatts and one wind farm generating 5.1 megawatts. Its Horizon I project includes Sondu Miriu hydro project; Olkaria II 3rd Unit; Ngong Wind-Phase I; Kipevu III; Redevelopment of Tana; Sangoro, and Eburru.

KEGN5.32 ▾ 0.02 (0.37%)
2 days ago
Last Trading ResultsGrowth & Valuation
Opening Price:--Earnings Per Share:1.20
Day's Low Price:5.20Price/Earning Ratio:4.43
Day's High Price:5.44Dividend Per Share:--
Traded Volume:221,900Dividend Yield:--
Number of Deals:43Shares Outstanding:6.24b
Value/Turnover:1.18mMarket Capitalization:33.22b
Monetary values are quoted in Kenyan Shilling (KES) unless otherwise stated

KEGN Stock Market Performance

1WK4WK3MO6MO1YRYTD
+0.38%+8.57%+9.24%-8.28%-10.14%-6.99%

The current share price of Kenya Electricity Generating Co. Ltd. (KEGN) is KES 5.32. The KEGN stock closed its last trading day (Friday, July 10, 2020) at 5.32 KES per share on the Nairobi Securities Exchange, recording a 0.37% drop from its previous closing price of 5.34 KES. KEGN began the year with a share price of 5.72 KES but has since lost 6.99% off that price valuation, ranking it 17th on the NSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders' fears may be allayed by the 8.57% increase of KEGN share price in recent weeks - since June 12. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Kenya Electricity Generating Co. Ltd. on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.

DateVolumeCloseChangeChange%
2020-07-10221,9005.32-0.020.37%
2020-07-09423,4005.34----
2020-07-0866,2005.34+0.040.75%
2020-07-07222,8005.30-0.081.49%
2020-07-06143,0005.38+0.081.51%
2020-07-03566,3005.30+0.020.38%
2020-07-0281,1005.28-0.020.38%
2020-07-01204,1005.30-0.020.38%
2020-06-30567,8005.32----
2020-06-29232,3005.32----

Profile of Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited

Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited operates in the Utilities sector. Unfortunately, we do not have information on the company's board of directors and/or key executives at this time.

Factsheet of Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited
Sector:
Utilities
Industry:
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Address:
Stima Plaza, Kolobot Road, Parklands, P.O. Box 47936-00100 GPO, Nairobi, Kenya
Telephone:
+254-711-036-000
Email:
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Website:
www.kengen.co.ke

KEGN Industrial Market Competitors

Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, issuers of the KEGN stock on the Nairobi Securities Exchange, have two market competitors who are also engaged in the Utilities sector. The table below gives you an overview of their market standing.

CodeNameMkt. Cap.L. PriceYearTD
UMMEUmeme Limited11.37b7.00-15.5%
KPLCKenya Power & Lighting Co. Limited3.79b1.94-31.0%

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  2. Botswana Stock Exchange
  3. Ghana Stock Exchange
  4. Lusaka Stock Exchange
  5. Malawi Stock Exchange
  6. Nairobi Securities Exchange
  7. Nigerian Stock Exchange
  8. Zimbabwe Stock Exchange

Comments (5)

  1. JuliusJulius
    May 14, 2020 23:00 GMT

    Thank you for your view on previous inquiry.
    Due to the Corona pandemic the price I think is a good entry for Kengen.

  2. JuliusJulius
    Dec 8, 2019 16:04 GMT

    Please advice me on this Stock.
    I am thinking of buying Kengen but I am not aware of it Performance.
    Does it have a bright future?
    Thank you in advance

    1. samson omwengasamson omwenga
      Mar 12, 2020 20:22 GMT

      The company started well but currently it has been struggling hope if they can realize in advance to implement some positive changes the better.

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