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KPLC - Kenya Power & Lighting Co. Limited

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KPLC share price on Nairobi Securities ExchangeKPLC share price on Nairobi Securities Exchange

Kenya Power and Lighting Company Limited is engaged in the transmission, distribution and retail of electricity purchased in bulk from Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited (KenGen), Independent Power Producers (IPPs), Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited (UETCL) and Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (TANESCO). The Company operates in four regions: Nairobi, Coast, West Kenya and Mount Kenya. Its interconnected network of transmission and distribution lines covers about 47,035 kilometers. The national grid is operated as an integral network linked by a 220 kilowatts and 132 kilowatts transmission network.

KPLC1.93 ▴ 0.07 (3.76%)
Last Trading ResultsGrowth & Valuation
Opening Price:--Earnings Per Share:0.13
Day's Low Price:1.86Price/Earning Ratio:14.85
Day's High Price:2.04Dividend Per Share:--
Traded Volume:114,100Dividend Yield:--
Number of Deals:35Shares Outstanding:1.95b
Value/Turnover:220,494.00Market Capitalization:3.77b
Monetary values are quoted in Kenyan Shilling (KES) unless otherwise stated

KPLC Stock Market Performance


The stock of Kenya Power & Lighting Co. Limited (KPLC) is currently trading at 1.93 KES per share on the Nairobi Securities Exchange. KPLC began the year with a share price of 2.81 KES but has since lost 31.32% off that price valuation, ranking it 51st on the NSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders' worries are further compounded by the fact that KPLC has lost 14.6% of the stock's value from March 9 to date. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Kenya Power & Lighting Co. Limited on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.


Profile of Kenya Power & Lighting Company Limited

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

Factsheet of Kenya Power & Lighting Company Limited
Conventional Electricity
Stima Plaza, Kolobot Road, Parklands, PO Box 30099-00100, Nairobi, Kenya

KPLC Industrial Market Competitors

Kenya Power & Lighting Company Limited, issuers of the KPLC stock on the Nairobi Securities Exchange, have two market competitors who are also engaged in the Utilities sector and/or the Conventional Electricity industry. The table below gives you an overview of their market standing.

CodeNameMkt. Cap.L. PriceYearTD
KEGNKenya Electricity Generating Co. Ltd.30.59b4.90-14.3%
UMMEUmeme Limited10.07b6.20-25.1%

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  6. Nairobi Securities Exchange
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Comments (3)

    Mar 25, 2020 09:04 GMT

    Am interested in the shares? how do i buy them?

    1. LayalLayal
      Apr 3, 2020 07:28 GMT

      Contact a stockbroker

  2. paulinepauline
    Mar 9, 2020 12:02 GMT

    hello can one buy shares for kplc, kindly assist

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