KPLC - Kenya Power & Lighting Co. Limited
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.
|Last Trading Results||Growth & Valuation|
|Opening Price:||--||Earnings Per Share:||3.87|
|Day's Low Price:||8.25||Price/Earning Ratio:||2.14|
|Day's High Price:||8.40||Dividend Per Share:||0.30|
|Traded Volume:||362,900||Dividend Yield:||5.99%|
|Number of Deals:||51||Shares Outstanding:||1,951.47m|
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.
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.
- Eliazar O. Ocholla
- Kamau Thugge
- Joseph K. Njoroge
- Ben K. Chumo
- Theodorah Malla-Kilukumi
- Jacob Mwirigi
- Patrick Obath
- Macharia Kariuki
- Fatuma Hirsi Mohamed
- Jane Apetet Nashida
- Joseph Kariuki
- Isaac N. Kiva
|Factsheet of Kenya Power & Lighting Company Limited|
Energy and Petroleum
Stima Plaza, Kolobot Road, Parklands, PO Box 30099-00100, Nairobi, Kenya
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.
|KEGN||Kenya Electricity Generating Co. Ltd.||57.71b||8.55||-0.15|
|TOTL||Total Kenya Limited||3.59b||21.00||+0.25|
|KEGN-R||Kenya Electricity Generating Co. Ltd||--||0.05||+0.00|