Kenya Power and Lighting Ltd (KPLC)

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Company Overview:

Kenya Power owns and operates most of the electricity transmission and distribution system in the country and sells electricity to over 4.8 million customers (as at June 29, 2016). The Company’s key mandate is to plan for sufficient electricity generation and transmission capacity to meet demand; building and maintaining the power distribution and transmission network and retailing of electricity to its customers. The Government has a controlling stake at 50.1% of shareholding with private investors at 49.9%. Kenya Power is listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.

Shares Issued:                1.95B

Trading Year End:        June 30

KENYA POWER AND LIGHTING LTD (KPLC) TOP SHAREHOLDERS

 NAMEOWNERSHIP (%)
1.Permanent Secretary to the Treasury50.086
2.Standard Chartered Nominees Ltd20.613
3.KCB Nominees Ltd5.724
4.CFC Stanbic Nominees Ltd2.697
5.NIC Custodial Services Ltd2.347
6.Equity Nominees Ltd1.317
7.Co-op Custody1.127
8.The Jubilee Insurance Company Ltd1.041
9.CSNL A/C UAP Life Ass Unitlink Fund0.527
10.Old Mutual Life Assurance Co. Ltd0.525
11.Others13.996
Total100.000

 

KENYA POWER AND LIGHTING LTD (KPLC)

  FY 2016 (Ksh.000)FY 2015 (Ksh.000)FY 2014 (Ksh.000)FY 2013 (Ksh.000)FY 2012 (Ksh.000)
1.Revenue87,080,81277,835,63462,597,03547,916,23745,007,884
2.Gross Profit38,109,58033,648,16532,755,30926,732,00225,700,248
3.Profit Before Tax12,082,39712,253,57410,198,4276,570,4478,505,693
4.Income Tax Expense(4,526,234)(4,821,617)(3,742,193)(3,124,780)(3,889,577)
5.Profit for the Year7,556,1637,431,9576,456,2343,445,7174,617,116
6.Total Comprehensive Income7,387,4905,435,9917,446,0554,712,4754,489,719
7.EPS3.873.811.762.232.36
8.DPS0.50
9.P/E ratio2.052.44