CAFCA - Cafca Limited
CAFCA Limited, established in 1947, is the only cable manufacturer in Zimbabwe. The company manufactures and supplies cable and allied products for the transmission and distribution of electrical energy and telecommunication primarily in Southern and Central Africa. Additionally, CAFCA recovers decommissioned cables for recycling, which is safely performed within a legal and environmental friendly framework.
CAFCA manufactures over 900 cabling products, including 11 kilovolt cross-linked polyethylene insulation cables, underground armored cables, flat poly vinyl chloride cables (twin and earth), and flexible cords (Cabtyre) - all to ISO 9001:2000 accredited quality standards. Though the company's primary focus is on the African market, it has an export footprint that extends to parts of Europe, including Russia. CAFCA is a subsidiary of CBi Electric African Cables (RSA), which is itself owned by Reunert Limited (RSA).
Cafca Limited is listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE). Cafca is traded on the ZSE under the ticker symbol “CAFCA”. Cafca Limited is currently the 39th most valuable stock on the ZSE with a market capitalization of ZWL 5.79 billion, which makes about 0.266% of the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange equity market.
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CAFCA Stock Market Performance
The current share price of Cafca Limited (CAFCA) is ZWL 175.00. CAFCA closed its last trading day (Tuesday, October 4, 2022) at 175.00 ZWL per share on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE), recording a 2.9% gain over its previous closing price of 170.00 ZWL. Cafca began the year with a share price of 170.00 ZWL and has since gained 2.94% on that price valuation, ranking it 33rd on the ZSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Investors should, however, take caution of CAFCA’s recent poor performance, having lost 13% of its value in the past four weeks.
Cafca is the 48th most traded stock on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange over the past three months (Jul 6 - Oct 4, 2022). CAFCA has traded a total volume of 20,700 shares valued at ZWL 3.93 million over the period, with an average of 329 traded shares per session. A volume high of 6,800 was achieved on October 4th for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Cafca on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange.
Profile of Cafca Limited
Cafca Limited operates in the Industrials sector, specifically, the Electronic & Electrical Equipment industry. The company is led by Robert Neill Webster as its Managing Director, since 2006. The company's board of directors, chaired by Honour Piniel Mkushi, is composed of nine members whose names are listed below.
- Mkushi, Honour Piniel
- Webster, Robert Neill
- Chidzonga, Edwin Tavengwa Zinyoro
- Mabena, Alvord
- Mangwengwende, Simbarashe Emanuel
- Taylor, Thomas Alexander
- De Villiers, Pieter Wouter
- Eddey, Graeme Wales
- Steyn, Gideon Johannes Hendrik
Factsheet of Cafca Limited
- Electronic & Electrical Equipment
- 54 Lytton Road, Workington, P. O. Box 1651, Harare, Zimbabwe
- +263-4-754-075, +263-4-754-084, +263-4-748-083
CAFCA Industrial Market Competitors
Cafca Limited, issuers of the CAFCA stock on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Industrials sector and/or Electronic & Electrical Equipment industry. The table below presents an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.
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|AXIA||Axia Corporation Limited||29.4B||53.1793||+77%|
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|NPKZ||Nampak Zimbabwe Limited||7.18B||9.50||-14.9%|