Kapchorua Tea Company Limited

Brief Company Overview

Kapchorua Tea Company Limited is a Kenya-based listed company that trades at the Nairobi Securities Exchange. It is engaged in the cultivation, manufacture and sale of tea.

Area under Tea Production (as at 2015):                628 Hectares

Shares Issued:                                                                    3.91M

Trading Year End:                                                           March 31

Top Shareholders:

Name                                                                                         Ownership (%)

  1. Williamson Tea Kenya Limited Nairobi                                       39.56
  2. Ngong Tea Holdings Limited London                                          23.96
  3. Shawmut Limited Nairobi                                                              12.50
  4. Satchu Aly-Khan Nairobi                                                                  1.63
  5. Eric Charles Simons London                                                           1.53
  6. Minesh Mulchand Shah Nairobi                                                     1.23
  7. Mr. Ronald Carlile Buxton Nairobi                                                0.86
  8. Bijal Mulchand Shah Nairobi                                                          0.82
  9. Dr Minesh M Shah Nairobi                                                              0.81
  10. Kanaiyalal Mansukhlal & Shah Lalitaben Nairobi                       0.71

 

Financials Overview:

 

 Year:FY2016 (Ksh.M)FY2015 (Ksh.M)FY2014 (Ksh.M)FY2013 (Ksh.M)FY2012 (Ksh.M)
1.Gross Revenue (M):1350982130914641413
2.Production Costs (M):-922-915-983-1086-1308
3.Gross Profit (M):42867326378105
4.Profit Before Tax (M):33630182256113
5.Tax (M)-102-7-56-76-35
6.Profit After Tax (M):2342312618078
7.P/E Ratio:4.42.66
8.EPS:37.06-5.8232.2145.9419.93
9.DPS:65557.5

 

Dividend History;

First and final dividend Payment of Ksh. 6.00 in 2016

First and final dividend Payment of Ksh. 5.00 in 2015

First and final dividend Payment of Ksh. 5.00 in 2014

First and final dividend Payment of Ksh. 7.50 in 2013

First and final dividend Payment of Ksh. 7.50 in 2012

Share Splits/Bonus History;

1:1 Share bonus in 2015

Rights Issue History;

None