Crown Berger Ltd (BERG)

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Company Overview:

Crown Paints Kenya Ltd is a Kenya-based company engaged in the manufacture and sale of paints, adhesives, decorating sundries, polyvinyl acetate (PVA) emulsion and alkyd resins. The Company operates through segments, including paints and adhesives. The paints segment manufactures and sells paints, decorating sundries, PVA emulsion and produces alkyd resins. The adhesives segment manufactures and sells adhesives. The Company has depots and showrooms in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu and Nakuru. The Company has a factory in Uganda, which manufactures Regal Paints. The Company has two depots in Tanzania, namely Dar Esalaam, Arusha and Mwanza. The Crown Automotive division manufactures under the brand Duco. Its decorative range consists of products that are used within all residential houses, factories, office and public buildings for the purpose of decoration and protection. It also offers industrial paints, automotive paints, intermediate products, road marking paints, thinners and adhesives.

Shares Traded:                              71.18M

Trading Year End:                December 31

CROWN BERGER LTD (BERG) TOP SHAREHOLDERS

 NAMEOWNERSHIP (%)
1.CPH CROWN HOLDINGS PTY LTD50.00
2.HSBC CUSTODY NOMINEES (AUSTRALIA) LIMITED9.88
3.J P MORGAN NOMINEES AUSTRALIA LIMITED8.44
4.NATIONAL NOMINEES LIMITED5.48
5.CITICORP NOMINEES PTY LIMITED3.06
6.BNP PARIBAS NOMS PTY LTD 2.03
7.RBC INVESTOR SERVICES AUSTRALIA NOMINEES PTY LIMITED 1.57
8..
CITICORP NOMINEES PTY LIMITED
0.66
9.HSBC CUSTODY NOMINEES (AUSTRALIA) LIMITED 0.49
10.UBS NOMINEES PTY LTD0.45
11.OTHERS17.94
Total100.00

 

CROWN BERGER LTD (BERG) FINANCIALS

  FY 2016 (Ksh.000)FY 2015 (Ksh.000)FY 2014 (Ksh.000)FY 2013 (Ks.000)FY 2012 (Ksh.000)
1.Revenue6,737,1086,039,0615,158,9924,432,877
2.Gross Profit2,780,6152,373,2651,830,2101,463,831
3.Profit Before Tax216,697151,481333,442224,170
4.Tax Expense(185,949)(13,766)(119,599)(90,627)
5.Profit for the Year30,74819,715213,843133,543
6.Total Comprehensive Income34,24222,972211,268142,692
7.EPS0.430.289.015.63
8.DPS1.75
9.P/E ratio64.624.66