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UMEM - Umeme Limited

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Umeme Limited was first incorporated in Uganda as a private limited company on May 6, 2004, and later converted into a public company on June 28, 2012 under the Companies Act. Umeme is a subsidiary of Umeme Holdings, which is itself a subsidiary of Actis Infrastructure 2 LP, an investment fund under the management of Actis, through a holding company in Mauritius, Actis Infrastructure Umeme Limited. Umeme took over the distribution system for the distribution and supply of electricity in Uganda from Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Ltd (UEDCL) under the concession for a period of 20 years commencing March 1, 2005.

Umeme Limited is listed on the Uganda Securities Exchange (USE) since November 30th, 2012. Umeme is traded on the USE under the ticker symbol “UMEM”. The International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) of USE:UMEM is UG0000001145. Umeme Limited is currently the 10th most valuable stock on the USE with a market capitalization of UGX 341 billion, which makes about 1.64% of the Uganda Securities Exchange equity market.

UMEM210.00 ▪ 0.00
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Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price
Day’s High Price
Traded Volume19,800
Number of Deals
Gross Turnover4.16M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share
Price/Earning Ratio
Dividend Per Share
Dividend Yield
Shares Outstanding1.62B
Market Capitalization341B
Monetary values are quoted in Uganda Shilling (UGX) unless otherwise stated

UMEM Stock Market Performance


The current share price of Umeme Limited (UMEM) is UGX 210.00. UMEM closed its last trading day (Thursday, December 8, 2022) at 210.00 UGX per share on the Uganda Securities Exchange (USE). Umeme began the year with a share price of 189.00 UGX and has since gained 11.1% on that price valuation, ranking it second on the USE in terms of year-to-date performance.

Umeme is the second most traded stock on the Uganda Securities Exchange over the past three months (Sep 9 - Dec 8, 2022). UMEM has traded a total volume of 20.6 million shares valued at UGX 4.21 billion over the period, with an average of 326,997 traded shares per session. A volume high of 6.79 million was achieved on October 24th for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Umeme on the Uganda Securities Exchange.


Profile of Umeme Limited

Umeme Limited operates in the Utilities sector.

Factsheet of Umeme Limited

Rwenzori House, Plot 1 Lumumba Avenue, P. O. Box 23841, Kampala, Uganda

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    Jul 21, 2022 11:08 GMT

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