KPLC - Kenya Power & Lighting Company
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.
|Live Trading Feed||Growth & Valuation|
|Opening Price:||1.69||Earnings Per Share:||0.13|
|Day's Low Price:||1.69||Price/Earning Ratio:||12.85|
|Day's High Price:||1.70||Dividend Per Share:||--|
|Traded Volume:||53,600||Dividend Yield:||--|
|Number of Deals:||15||Shares Outstanding:||1.95b|
KPLC Stock Market Performance
The current share price of Kenya Power & Lighting Company (KPLC) is KES 1.67. The KPLC stock closed its last trading day (Thursday, January 21, 2021) at 1.67 KES per share on the Nairobi Securities Exchange, recording a 1.21% gain over its previous closing price of 1.65 KES. KPLC began the year with a share price of 1.71 KES but has since lost 2.34% off that price valuation, ranking it 41st on the NSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders' fears may be allayed by the 11.33% increase of KPLC share price in recent weeks - since December 22. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Kenya Power & Lighting Company on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.
Profile of Kenya Power and Lighting Company Limited
Kenya Power and 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 and Lighting Company Limited|
Stima Plaza, Kolobot Road, Parklands, PO Box 30099-00100, Nairobi, Kenya
KPLC Industrial Market Competitors
Kenya Power and Lighting Company Limited, issuers of the KPLC, Kenya Power 4% Preference Shares and Kenya Power 7% Preference Shares stocks on the Nairobi Securities Exchange, have two market competitors who are also engaged in the Utilities sector and/or Conventional Electricity industry. The table below gives you an overview of their market standing.
|Code||Name||Mkt. Cap.||L. Price||YearTD|
|KEGN||Kenya Electricity Generating Co. Ltd.||29.41b||4.71||+0.00%|