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KPLC - Kenya Power & Lighting Co. Limited

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KPLC on Nairobi Securities Exchange. Stock analysis for Kenya Power & Lighting Company Limited including share price chart, dividend and company profile.Stock summary for KPLC on the 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.

KPLC8.30 ▾0.15 (1.78%) 9 hours ago
Last Trading ResultsGrowth & Valuation
Opening Price:--Earnings Per Share:3.87
Day's Low Price:8.25Price/Earning Ratio:2.14
Day's High Price:8.40Dividend Per Share:0.30
Traded Volume:362,900Dividend Yield:5.99%
Number of Deals:51Shares Outstanding:1,951.47m
Value/Turnover:3.02mMarket Capitalization:16.29b

Monetary values are quoted in Kenyan Shilling (KES) unless otherwise stated

KPLC Market Performance

KPLC currently ranks 35th on the Nairobi Securities Exchange in terms of returns to investors with a year-to-date gain of 3.75%. Following KPLC are CIC (2.53%), ORCH (2.11%), and FAHR (1.67%). Shareholders were also delighted that they had gained 5.99% on their investments when dividends were last paid to them by Kenya Power & Lighting Company Limited. Below is the historical trading trend of KPLC, covering up to the last 10 trading sessions of activity.

DateVolumeOpenCloseChange%Change
2017-06-27362,9008.308.30-0.151.78%
2017-06-236,050,0008.258.45+0.202.42%
2017-06-22133,3008.158.25+0.101.23%
2017-06-21590,4008.258.15-0.101.21%
2017-06-201,870,0008.158.25+0.101.23%
2017-06-19161,2007.958.15+0.202.52%
2017-06-16427,3007.907.95+0.050.63%
2017-06-15248,6007.857.90+0.050.64%
2017-06-14450,3007.507.85+0.354.67%
2017-06-13285,4007.357.50+0.152.04%

Profile of Kenya Power & Lighting Co. Limited

Kenya Power & Lighting Company Limited operates in the Energy and Petroleum sector. The company's board of directors is composed of 12 members whose names are listed below.

  1. Eliazar O. Ocholla
    Chairman
  2. Kamau Thugge
    Director
  3. Joseph K. Njoroge
    Director
  4. Ben K. Chumo
    Director
  5. Theodorah Malla-Kilukumi
    Director
  6. Jacob Mwirigi
    Director
  7. Patrick Obath
    Director
  8. Macharia Kariuki
    Director
  9. Fatuma Hirsi Mohamed
    Director
  10. Jane Apetet Nashida
    Director
  11. Joseph Kariuki
    Director
  12. Isaac N. Kiva
    Director
Factsheet of Kenya Power & Lighting Company Limited
Sector:
Energy and Petroleum
Industry:
-
Address:
Stima Plaza, Kolobot Road, Parklands, PO Box 30099-00100, Nairobi, Kenya
Telephone:
+254-202-21-251
Facsimile:
+254-203-37-351
Email:
-
Website:
www.kplc.co.ke

Industrial Stock Market Competitors

Kenya Power & Lighting Company Limited, issuers of the KPLC stock on the Nairobi Securities Exchange, have five market competitors who are also engaged in the Energy and Petroleum sector. The table below gives you an overview of their market standing.

SymbolCompanyMkt. Cap.PriceChange
UMMEUmeme Limited1,432.55b13.75+0.00
KEGNKenya Electricity Generating Co. Ltd.57.71b8.55-0.15
KENOKenolKobil Limited19.35b13.30+0.20
TOTLTotal Kenya Limited3.59b21.00+0.25
KEGN-RKenya Electricity Generating Co. Ltd--0.05+0.00

Index of African Stock Exchanges:

  1. Botswana Stock Exchange
  2. Ghana Stock Exchange
  3. Malawi Stock Exchange
  4. Nairobi Securities Exchange
  5. Nigerian Stock Exchange
  6. Zimbabwe Stock Exchange

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