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NMG - Nation Media Group

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Nation Media Group, founded in 1959 by Aga Khan, is a Kenyan company engaged in the printing, publication, and distribution of newspapers and magazines; also radio and television broadcasting in East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and Tanzania through its subsidiaries and associate companies. The company, currently the largest independent media house in East and Central Africa, is active under such brands as Business Daily, The Daily Nation, Easy FM, K FM, The Daily Monitor, NTV, NTV Uganda, Q FM, Taifa Leo and the East African. Nation Media Group operates through its many subsidiaries including Nation Marketing & Publishing Limited, Monitor Publications Limited, Mwananchi Communications Limited, Nation Holdings Tanzania Limited, Africa Broadcasting Uganda Limited, Nation Holdings Rwanda Limited and other non-trading entities. The company's popular papers Daily Nation and Sunday Nation were first printed in 1960.

NMG60.50 ▾ 1.75 (2.81%)
58 minutes ago
Last Trading ResultsGrowth & Valuation
Opening Price:--Earnings Per Share:6.90
Day's Low Price:60.00Price/Earning Ratio:8.77
Day's High Price:62.25Dividend Per Share:--
Traded Volume:20,600Dividend Yield:--
Number of Deals:18Shares Outstanding:188.54m
Value/Turnover:1.25mMarket Capitalization:11.41b
Monetary values are quoted in Kenyan Shilling (KES) unless otherwise stated

NMG Stock Market Performance


The last 10 trading days of activity of Nation Media Group (NMG)


Profile of Nation Media Group

Nation Media Group operates in the Consumer Services sector, specifically, the Media industry. Unfortunately, we do not have information on the company's board of directors and/or key executives at this time.

Factsheet of Nation Media Group
Consumer Services
Nation Centre, Kimathi Street, PO Box 49010-00100 GPO, Nairobi, Kenya
+254-20-328-8000, +254-719-038-000, +254-732-038-000

NMG Industrial Market Competitors

Nation Media Group, issuers of the NMG stock on the Nairobi Securities Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Consumer Services sector and/or the Media industry. The table below gives you an overview of the market standing of the top nine by year-to-date performance.

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SGLStandard Group Limited2.19b26.85-8.98%
NBVNairobi Business Ventures Ltd23.60m1.00-13.0%
SCANScanGroup Limited4.55b12.00-14.3%
UCHMUchumi Supermarket Limited189.78m0.52-35.0%

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Comments (2)

  1. IanIan
    Aug 30, 2016 11:54 GMT

    Did NMG actually pay out 7.5 per share?

    1. Michael KwayisiMichael Kwayisi
      Aug 30, 2016 15:54 GMT

      Certainly, as the final dividend; with a pay date of July 29. Prior to that, they had paid 2.50 as interim dividend. This brings the annual dividend to KES 10.

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