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KQ - Kenya Airways Limited

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Kenya Airways Limited is a Kenya-based company that operates in the aviation industry. It is engaged in international, regional and domestic carriage of passengers and cargo by air, the provision of ground handling services to other airlines and the handling of import and export cargo. The Company operates domestic flights and flies to 56 destinations in Africa, Middle East, Asia and Europe. As on March 31, 2012, the Company had 34 aircraft, either owned or on operating leases. These comprised four Boeing 777 wide body jets, five Boeing 767 wide body jets, 15 Boeing 737 narrow body jets, nine Embraer regional jets and one B747 Freighter. Kenya Airways Limited operates through several subsidiaries, including Kenya Airfreight Handling Limited, African Cargo Handling Limited, Kencargo Airlines International Limited and Flamingo Airlines Limited.

KQ3.41 ▴ 0.01 (0.29%)
1 hour ago
Last Trading ResultsGrowth & Valuation
Opening Price:--Earnings Per Share:-1.01
Day's Low Price:3.40Price/Earning Ratio:-3.38
Day's High Price:3.70Dividend Per Share:--
Traded Volume:520,000Dividend Yield:--
Number of Deals:39Shares Outstanding:5.68b
Value/Turnover:1.78mMarket Capitalization:19.37b
Monetary values are quoted in Kenyan Shilling (KES) unless otherwise stated

KQ Stock Market Performance


The stock of Kenya Airways Limited (KQ) is currently trading at 3.41 KES per share on the Nairobi Securities Exchange. KQ began the year with a share price of 8.90 KES but has since lost 61.69% off that price valuation, ranking it 66th on the NSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders' worries are further compounded by the fact that KQ has lost 31.11% of the stock's value from April 23 to date. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Kenya Airways Limited on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.


Profile of Kenya Airways Limited

Kenya Airways Limited operates in the Industrials sector, specifically, the Aviation industry. Unfortunately, we do not have information on the company's board of directors and/or key executives at this time.

Factsheet of Kenya Airways Limited
Airport North Road, Embakasi, PO Box 19002, Nairobi 00501, Kenya

KQ Industrial Market Competitors

Kenya Airways Limited, issuers of the KQ stock on the Nairobi Securities Exchange, have six market competitors who are also engaged in the Industrials sector and/or the Aviation industry. The table below gives you an overview of their market standing.

CodeNameMkt. Cap.L. PriceYearTD
TCLTrans Century Limited1.04b3.71+25.8%
OCHOlympia Capital Holdings Limited92.00m2.30+9.52%
PORTEast African Portland Cement Co. Ltd.1.51b16.80+5.00%
ARMARM Cement Limited5.33b5.55+0.00%
CABLEast African Cables Limited607.50m2.40-11.8%
BAMBBamburi Cement Limited41.47b114.25-13.8%

Index of African Stock Exchanges:

  1. BRVM Stock Exchange
  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 (15)

  1. Ezekiel MbundeEzekiel Mbunde
    May 13, 2019 21:28 GMT

    Can a wife follow shares and dividends of her deceased husband? If yes what does she require??

    Feb 5, 2019 16:57 GMT

    Please let me know who I can contact for loss of KQ shares certificate?

  3. Susan MacksallahSusan Macksallah
    Dec 16, 2018 16:35 GMT

    Kindly i wish to know where my shares disappeared to...that is ķ02 shares in regard to something to do with shares being divided by 4.have I lost my investment

  4. KingKing
    Dec 7, 2017 22:03 GMT

    KQ will be back soon enough if all goes well with so many parties coming to turn it around. Any traders want to get in touch and share ideas? any forums? thanks

  5. Enid gatwiriEnid gatwiri
    Dec 5, 2017 09:20 GMT

    If I bought 13450 shares when the price was at 5.7, if I sell them today, how Much should I expect in cash, kindly info me through the email

    1. kingking
      Dec 7, 2017 22:00 GMT

      You need to divide those share by 4 first then x current market price. The number of shares were truncated.

  6. hanielhaniel
    Aug 3, 2017 13:24 GMT

    why is kq share performing so poorly? are there any chances of improving or will it continue dropping?

  7. simon mwangi Kiruthusimon mwangi Kiruthu
    May 4, 2017 07:16 GMT

    when will kq announce its next dividends?

  8. marymary
    May 25, 2017 09:35 GMT

    from where will they pay dividends if the only thing they have done is reduce the losses? Dividends are meant to be a distribution of profits. Until they stop making losses, no dividends can be paid.

  9. brianbrian
    Jun 8, 2017 12:56 GMT

    kindly update your data
    The executive team is all wrong. This can affect the credibility of the rest of the information on this site.

    1. Michael KwayisiMichael Kwayisi
      Jun 8, 2017 16:48 GMT

      Thanks. It's now up-to-date.

  10. simon mwangi kiruthusimon mwangi kiruthu
    May 4, 2017 08:51 GMT

    I have invested on kq and I would kindly like to know when the company will announce its dividends. please answer via whatsap or sms

      May 13, 2017 10:23 GMT


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