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ECO - Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Limited

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Econet Wireless Zimbabwe, launched in July 1998, is Zimbabwe’s largest telecommunications services provider, providing solutions in mobile and fixed wireless telephony, public payphones, internet access and payment solutions. In 2009, the company became the first operator in Zimbabwe to launch data services under 3G technology. At the same time, it began building an extensive fiber optic network, and also commenced an accelerated roll-out of other key network infrastructure. Key subsidiaries and associates of Econet are Liquid Telecom, the largest internet service and access provider in Zimbabwe, and Transaction Payment Solutions, a leading provider of financial transaction switching, point-of-sale, and value-added support services. The company is a subsidiary of a privately-owned group controlled by its founder Strive Masiyiwa. The group’s subsidiaries include Econet Wireless International, Econet Enterprises, and Econet Media.

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Limited is listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) since September 17th, 1998. Econet Wireless is traded on the ZSE under the ticker symbol “ECO”. Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Limited is currently the #1 most valuable stock on the ZSE with a market capitalization of ZWL 430 billion, which makes about 15.2% of the entire Zimbabwe Stock Exchange equity market.

ECO165.7552 ▴ 4.7845 (2.97%)
2 days ago
Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price
Day’s High Price
Traded Volume177,400
Number of Deals
Gross Turnover29.4M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share
Price/Earning Ratio
Dividend Per Share
Dividend Yield
Shares Outstanding2.59B
Market Capitalization430B
Monetary values are quoted in Zimbabwe Dollar (ZWL) unless otherwise stated

ECO Stock Market Performance

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-8.32%-30.1%+19.9%
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+95%+503%+95%

The current share price of Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Limited (ECO) is ZWL 165.7552. ECO closed its last trading day (Friday, July 1, 2022) at 165.7552 ZWL per share on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE), recording a 3% gain over its previous closing price of 160.9707 ZWL. Econet Wireless began the year with a share price of 85.00 ZWL and has since gained 95% on that price valuation, ranking it 15th on the ZSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Investors should, however, take caution of ECO’s recent poor performance, having lost 30% of its value in the past four weeks.

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe is the fourth most traded stock on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange over the past three months (Mar 31 - Jul 1, 2022). ECO has traded a total volume of 44.8 million shares valued at ZWL 9.24 billion over the period, with an average of 710,368 traded shares per session. A volume high of 14 million was achieved on June 23rd, and a low of 3,200 on June 13th, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Econet Wireless Zimbabwe on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange.

DateVolumeCloseChangeChange%
2022-07-01177,400165.7552+4.7845+2.97%
2022-06-30199,700160.9707-13.4327-7.70%
2022-06-29256,400174.4034-5.5037-3.06%
2022-06-28303,900179.9071-1.0068-0.56%
2022-06-27104,300180.9139+0.1178+0.07%
2022-06-24651,500180.7961-0.3756-0.21%
2022-06-2313,998,900181.1717-7.1184-3.78%
2022-06-22249,900188.2901-1.7899-0.94%
2022-06-21389,500190.08-7.4813-3.79%
2022-06-20186,000197.5613

Profile of Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Limited

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Limited operates in the Telecommunications sector. The company is led by Douglas Mboweni as its Chief Executive Officer. The company's board of directors, chaired by Dr. James Myers, is composed of 12 members whose names are listed below.

  1. Masiyiwa, Steve
    Group Chairman
  2. Mboweni, Douglas
    Chief Executive Officer
  3. Chimanikire, Roy
    Finance Director
  4. Chirairo, Kris
    CEO - Econet Enterprises
  5. Myers, James (Dr.)
    Non-Executive Chairman
  6. Pemhiwa, Hardy
    Non-Executive Director
  7. Mpofu, Tracy
    Non-Executive Director
  8. Mtetwa, Beatrice
    Non-Executive Director
  9. Gomwe, Godfrey
    Non-Executive Director
  10. Shereni, Sherree Gladys
    Non-Executive Director
  11. Edge, Martin
    Non-Executive Director
  12. Bennett, Michael
    Non-Executive Director

Factsheet of Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Limited

Sector
Telecommunications
Industry
Address
No. 2 Old Mutare Road, Msasa, Harare, Zimbabwe
Telephone
+263-4-486-121, +263-4-486-122, +263-4-486-123

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Comments (44)

  1. Loreen MoyoLoreen Moyo
    Jun 28, 2022 14:47 GMT

    I would like to know how l can buy shares at econet
    Thanks

  2. Annie-grace MadamombeAnnie-grace Madamombe
    Apr 30, 2022 14:46 GMT

    Good day.
    I kindly request more information on how to buy shares in your company.

    I will be looking forward to hear from you

  3. Chipo FowerakerChipo Foweraker
    Jun 7, 2022 18:20 GMT

    My name is Chipo Foweraker and l am wondering if you can help me renew my shares certificates. I have shares with Econet among others.

  4. Nicholas KawomeNicholas Kawome
    Nov 10, 2020 09:58 GMT

    Hie Econet i would love to buy shares what are the requiirements

  5. Tonderai MadziwaTonderai Madziwa
    May 28, 2022 04:08 GMT

    Thank you for this available and valuable information about Econet, I need to buy shares in your company.

  6. Madimba CharlesMadimba Charles
    May 23, 2021 14:35 GMT

    Hie could you please advise on how to buy shares in Econet Zimbabwe and share prices

  7. EDSON RUNESUEDSON RUNESU
    Jan 19, 2020 12:45 GMT

    I want to invest with you, how do i go about it.

  8. Ticha MasiiwaTicha Masiiwa
    Jul 23, 2020 06:51 GMT

    I need to buy shares too. How best may you help

  9. JoelJoel
    May 2, 2022 13:12 GMT

    I need to buy shares, with Econet.can you please assist.

  10. Kennedy J. ChomutareKennedy J. Chomutare
    Jan 14, 2018 13:00 GMT

    Send me some information on how a can buy shares in econet in I am in Zimbabwe.

    1. TakaipaTakaipa
      Aug 1, 2018 00:40 GMT

      c-trade, recently launched platform

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