for-phone-onlyfor-tablet-portrait-upfor-tablet-landscape-upfor-desktop-upfor-wide-desktop-up

Kenya Electricity Generating Company Ltd

KEGN.NR

Latest Trade

5.70KES

Change

-0.20(-3.39%)

Volume

334,700

Today's Range

5.70

 - 

5.90

52 Week Range

5.44

 - 

7.50

As of on the Nairobi Stock Exchange ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Pricing

Previous Close
5.90
Open
5.90
Volume
334,700
3M AVG Volume
14.02
Today's High
5.90
Today's Low
5.70
52 Week High
7.50
52 Week Low
5.44
Shares Out (MIL)
6,595.20
Market Cap (MIL)
38,248.23
Forward P/E
4.97
Dividend (Yield %)
6.90

Latest Developments

More

Kenya Electricity Generating Co HY Profit Before Tax 6.02 Bln Shillings Vs 6.08 Bln Shillings Year Ago

KenGen FY Total Revenue 45.29 Bln Shillings Vs 43.43 Bln Shillings

KenGen appoints Rebecca Miano as managing director and CEO

for-phone-onlyfor-tablet-portrait-upfor-tablet-landscape-upfor-desktop-upfor-wide-desktop-up

About Kenya Electricity Generating Company Ltd

Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited is engaged in generating and selling electricity to its authorized distributor, Kenya Power and Lighting Company Limited (Kenya Power). The Company is in the business of generating electricity through the development, management and operation of power plants for supplying electric power to the Kenyan market. It owns a fleet of approximately 30 power plants with a combined capacity of 1,630.95 megawatts (MW). It also holds interest in medium speed diesel and gas turbine generators across the country. It runs approximately three wind power plants in Ngong Hills, including Ngong I Phase I, Ngong I Phase II and Ngong II. Its Hydroelectric Energy power plants include Sagana, Wanjii, Masinga, Kamburu, Gitaru, Turkwel and Sondu Miriu. Its geothermal power plants include Olkaria I, Olkaria I AU, Olkaria II, Olkaria IV, Eburru and Wellhead. Its Thermal Energy power plants include Kipevu I, Kipevu III, Embakasi GT, Muhoroni GT, Garissa and Lamu.

Industry

Electric Utilities

Contact Info

Stima Plaza, Phase III,

Kolobot Road, Parklands,GPO

P.O. Box 47936,00100

+254.20.3666000

http://www.kengen.co.ke/

Executive Leadership

Joshua Kibet Choge

Non-Executive Chairman

Rebecca Miano

Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director

John Mudany

Finance & ICT Director

Solomon Kariuki

Operations Director

Abraham Serem

Human Resources & Administration Director

Key Stats

2.50 mean rating - 2 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, KES)

2016

36.4K

2017

34.6K

2018

35.5K

2019(E)

37.1K
EPS (KES)

2016

1.080

2018

1.200

2019(E)

1.155
Price To Earnings (TTM)
5.95
Price To Sales (TTM)
1.07
Price To Book (MRQ)
0.20
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
2.12
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
0.00
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
0.00
Return on Investment (TTM)
2.17
Return on Equity (TTM)
2.06

Latest News

Latest News

KenGen gets contract with Ethiopian Electric Power for geothermal drilling

Kenya's KenGen on Monday said it secured a multi-million shillings contract to provide geothermal drilling services to state-run Ethiopian Electric Power.

Kenya's KenGen to raise funds from the market this year, eyes green bond

The Kenya Electricity Generating Company plans to raise funds from the market later this year and it may opt to issue the country's first green bond, its chief executive said.

Kenya's KenGen says new geothermal plant nearly ready

KenGen's new 165.4-megawatt (MW) capacity plant powered by geothermal steam is three quarters complete and on schedule for commissioning next July, Kenya's main electricity producer said on Friday.

World Bank approves $180 mln loan guarantee for Kenya's energy sector

The World Bank approved a $180 million loan guarantee on Monday for Kenya Electricity Generation Company to help strengthen the financial position of the state-run company, which produces more than 70 percent of the country's electricity.

Kenya's KenGen says H1 pretax profit down 7 pct

Power producer Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) posted a 7 percent drop in pretax profit for the first half of its financial year to 6.08 billion shillings ($59.7 million) as depreciation expenses rose.

RPT-Kenya's KenGen says to add extra 1,745 MW to grid by 2025

State-run Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) plans to add 1,745 megawatts (MW) of electricity from geothermal sources by 2025, part of a government push to end power generation from fossil fuels.

Kenya's KenGen says to add extra 1,745 MW to grid by 2025

State-run Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) plans to add 1,745 megawatts (MW) of electricity from geothermal sources by 2025, part of a government push to end power generation from fossil fuels.

UPDATE 1-Power restored in parts of Kenyan capital after major outage

Electricity was restored in parts of Kenya's capital Nairobi and its central, western and coastal regions early on Wednesday after a major power blackout the previous day.

Power restored in parts of Kenyan capital after major outage

Electricity was restored in some parts of Kenya's capital Nairobi and its central, western and coastal regions early on Wednesday after a major power blackout the previous day.

UPDATE 2-Power outage hits Kenyan capital Nairobi, parts of Uganda

A major power blackout hit Kenya's capital Nairobi and its central, western and coastal regions on Tuesday, while several parts of neighbouring Uganda also had an electricity outage.

UPDATE 1-KenGen's pretax profit inches up 2 pct on higher interest income

Kenya's main electricity generator KenGen said on Wednesday its pretax profit edged up 2 percent to 11.53 billion shillings ($112 million) in its year to end June, as higher interest income offset a drop in revenue.

KenGen's pretax profit inches up 2 pct on higher interest income

Kenya's main electricity generator KenGen said on Wednesday its pretax profit edged up 2 percent to 11.53 billion shillings ($112 million) in its year to end June.

Quote and financial data from Refinitiv. Fund performance data provided by Lipper. All quotes delayed a minimum of 15 minutes.

for-phone-onlyfor-tablet-portrait-upfor-tablet-landscape-upfor-desktop-upfor-wide-desktop-up