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East African Breweries Limited (Exchange: NSE Ticker: EABL)
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Company Quote (Closing Prices)
Trade Date 30 Oct, 2014 Currency KES (SHILLING)
Last Trade 276.00 volume 482,100
Net Change +1.00 Value N/A
% Change +0.36 Shares Outstanding 790,774,356
Open N/A Market Cap. 218,253,722,256.00
Today's High 278.00 Best Bid N/A
Today's Low 275.00 Best Ask/Offer N/A
Quote in Select Global Currencies
Open High Low Close Change (%) Value YTD
Change (%)
Market Cap.
USD 3.0856 N/A 3.1112 3.0776 3.0888 +0.0032(+0.10%) N/A -0.2671(-7.96%) 2,442.54
EUR 2.4012 N/A 2.4701 2.4435 2.4523 +0.0512(+2.13%) N/A +0.0113(+0.46%) 1,939.22
GBP 1.8818 N/A 1.9467 1.9257 1.9327 +0.0509(+2.70%) N/A -0.0992(-4.88%) 1,528.33
ZAR 34.3767 N/A 34.0099 33.6428 33.7652 -0.6115(-1.78%) N/A -1.3902(-3.95%) 26,700.65
Company Quote from other listing of this Equity (Closing Prices)
Name East African Breweries East African Breweries Limited
Exchange NSE DES
ISIN KE0000000216 KE0000000216
Trade Date 30 Oct, 2014 27 Oct, 2014
Last Trade 276.00 5,070.00
Net Change +1.00 -50.00
% Change +0.36 -0.98
Day's Open N/A N/A
Day's High 278.00 N/A
Day's Low 275.00 N/A
Day's volume 482,100 N/A
Day's Value N/A N/A
Day's Deals N/A N/A
Shares Outstanding 790,774,356 658,978,630
Market Cap. 218,253,722,256.00 3,341,021,654,100.00
Best Bid N/A N/A
Best Ask/Offer N/A N/A
Share Trading History (Previous 10 trading days)
Date Open High Low Close Chg % Chg Vol Value Deals
29 Oct, 2014 N/A 276.00 275.00 275.00 +1.00 +0.37 111,600 N/A N/A
28 Oct, 2014 N/A 276.00 273.00 274.00 -1.00 -0.36 54,000 N/A N/A
27 Oct, 2014 N/A 276.00 270.00 275.00 +1.00 +0.37 410,500 N/A N/A
24 Oct, 2014 N/A 276.00 270.00 274.00 +4.00 +1.48 135,400 N/A N/A
23 Oct, 2014 N/A 272.00 270.00 270.00 +0.00 +0.00 54,300 N/A N/A
22 Oct, 2014 N/A 274.00 270.00 270.00 -2.00 -0.74 409,800 N/A N/A
21 Oct, 2014 N/A 273.00 272.00 272.00 -1.00 -0.37 20,200 N/A N/A
17 Oct, 2014 N/A 276.00 273.00 273.00 -2.00 -0.73 1,080,400 N/A N/A
16 Oct, 2014 N/A 276.00 274.00 275.00 +1.00 +0.37 356,400 N/A N/A
15 Oct, 2014 N/A 276.00 274.00 274.00 -2.00 -0.72 2,166,600 N/A N/A
Trading Distribtion Across Exchanges
Volume Traded
Company Details
Name East African Breweries Limited
Other Name(s) EABL
Previous Name(s)
Number of Employees 1,600
Nature of Business East African Breweries Limited (EABL) is East Africa's leading branded alcohol beverage business and has an outstanding collection of beer and spirits brands. With breweries, distilleries, support industries and a distribution network across the region, the group's diversity is an important factor in delivering the highest quality brands to East African consumers and long-term value to East African investors.

EABL has an annual turnover of Kshs 30 Billion and it has the largest share of the beer industry in the region. The group employs more than 1000 people across East Africa. EABL has been awarded the accolade of the "Most Respected Company in East Africa", five years in a row (2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 & 2004) in a survey conducted by Pricewaterhouse Coopers and the Nation Media Group.

EABL was incorporated as a private company in the year 1922 under the name Kenya Breweries Limited. In 1926 the first dividend was declared, and in 1931 the first bonus share issued. EABL became a public company in the year 1934.

East African Breweries completed the largest public share issue in Kenya’s history in 1972, raising the number of shareholders to more than 23,000. In the year 2004, the company made its largest ever bonus issue and split nominal value of its shares from KShs 10/- each to KShs 2/- each. In the same year the company was voted the 'The Most Respected Company in the East African Region’ for the fifth year running.

2005, EABL becomes the first company in Kenya to reach a market capitalization of USD$ 1 billion. EABL is one of the few companies trading in every country in the East African region, having listed on the NSE in 1934, USE in 2001 and DSE in 2005.

Other Equity Listing by East African Breweries Limited
Name Ticker Exch Ctry ISIN Crncy Price Chg % Chg Date
East African Breweries Ltd EABL2 DES TZ KE0000000216 TZS 5,070.00 -50.00 -0.98% 27 Oct
Major Shareholder (> 5% Holdings)
Name Country Shares % Holding Website
Significant Subsidiaries and Associates
Name Country % Holding Website
Tanzania Breweries LimitedTanzania 20.00% 
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Latest Company News
EABL unveils new-look Tusker Lager bottle
Easy African Breweries Limited - 18 April, 2011
Leading regional brewer, East African Breweries Limited today unveiled a new-look Tusker Lager bottle. This follows an elaborate investment amounting to Ksh. 1 billion to revamp the consumer appeal for its flagship brand.
EABL Posts Impressive 12.5 Billion In Pre Tax Profits
Easy African Breweries Limited - 26 Aug, 2010
East African Breweries Limited (EABL) today announced its pre tax profits for the financial year ended 30th June 2010 of KShs 12.5 billion, a 10 percent increase over the previous year’s KShs 11.5 billion.The net turnover went up 10 per cent to Kshs 37.9 billion compared to Kshs 34.4 billion in 2008-2009 financial year.
EABL acquisition of majority interest in SBL approved
Easy African Breweries Limited - 29 July, 2010
Serengeti Breweries Limited (SBL) and East African Breweries Limited (EABL) welcome today's announcement by the Tanzanian Fair Competition Commission (FCC), approving the acquisition of a majority interest in SBL by EABL subject to certain conditions. SBL and EABL are fully committed to working with the FCC to satisfy these conditions.
Bell lager celebrates 60 years of consumer confidence
Easy African Breweries Limited - 07 May, 2010
EABL Uganda’s flagship brand; Bell Lager, has announced a series of celebratory activities around the brand’s success story spanning over the last sixty years. The activities dubbed “Bell BIG60” marks Bell Lager’s 60 years of legacy in the Ugandan market.
EABL Maltings’ shift to Sorghum production set to improve livelihoods in Eastern Province
Easy African Breweries Limited - 05 May, 2010
As part of its ongoing strategy to produce alcoholic beverages using locally grown raw materials and developing technologies, East African Breweries Ltd (EABL) through its subsidiary East African Maltings Ltd (EAML) has commenced purchase of sorghum grown in various semi-arid areas around the country with a key focus in Eastern Province.
Latest Company Press Releases
EABL Voted Most Respected Company in East Africa for the Fifth time
Easy African Breweries Limited - 13 Nov, 2004
Top East African CEO's have yet again voted East African Breweries Ltd (EABL), as the Most Respected Company in the region. The results were announced at a ceremony held at a Munyonyo Resort in Kampala on 13th of November.
Kenya Breweries Achieves Gold At Monde Selection
Easy African Breweries Limited - 26 July, 2004
Tusker Lager, Tusker Malt Lager, Pilsner and White Cap Lager were each awarded Gold at the highly respected international beer awards conducted by the "Monde Selection International Institute for Quality Selection."
KBL in Ksh. 600 Million Manufacturing Investment
Easy African Breweries Limited - 21 July, 2004
Kenya Breweries Limited has announced that it is investing Ksh 600 Million into new manufacturing equipment for its brew house.
Kenya Breweries Invests 255 million in waste water treatment plant
Easy African Breweries Limited - 08 April, 2004  [1 Comments]
The 255 million shilling wastewater treatment plant will replace the company’s existing treatment site and will be the first of its kind in Kenya.
Impressive Half - Year Results for EABL
Easy African Breweries Limited - 16 Feb, 2004
East African Breweries Limited has announced their Half Year Financial Results for the period ending December 2003. The Group, which consists of Kenya Breweries, Uganda Breweries, Kenya Maltings, Central Glass Industries and UDV Kenya performed exceedingly well.
Gerald Mahinda takes over as new Group Managing Director
Easy African Breweries Limited - 15 Jan, 2004
The Board of East African Breweries Limited has announced the appointment of Mr. Gerald Mahinda as the new Group Managing Director replacing Mr. Pat Healy who proceeds on retirement after being with the Group since 1998.
Most Respected Company in East Africa
Easy African Breweries Limited - 01 Dec, 2003
The CEO’s of the top 250 companies in East Africa have again voted for EABL as the most respected company in the Region.
EABL holds its 81st AGM
Easy African Breweries Limited - 25 Nov, 2003
East African Breweries Limited held its 81st AGM, on the 31st of October 2003, where the shareholders did approve the re-election of the Mr. Jeremiah G. Kiereini as the Group’s Chairman.
Impressive Financial Results for EABL
Easy African Breweries Limited - 04 Sep, 2003
East African Breweries today announced their end of year financial results for 2003. The Group consisting of Kenya Breweries, Uganda Breweries, Kenya Maltings, Central Glass Industries and UDV Kenya did exceedingly well. The Group recorded a turnover of Ksh 28,919 billion for the year, an increase of 4.2% from last year.
Kshs. 1.4 Billion Manufacturing Investment by Kenya Breweries
Easy African Breweries Limited - 18 July, 2003
Kenya Breweries (KBL) is investing over Kshs. 1 billion in a refurbishment exercise in its Ruaraka plant.
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Company Country Exchange Ticker Currency Close
Chg % Chg Date
Sechaba Brewery Holdings Limited Botswana BSE SECHABA BWP 17.05 +0.00 +0.00% 12 July
Al Ahram Beverages Egypt CASE PYBR EGP 65.00 +0.00 +0.00% 30 Oct
Accra Brewery Limited Ghana GSE ABL GHC        
Ghana Breweries Limited Ghana GSE GBL GHC        
Guinness Ghana Brewery Limited Ghana GSE GGBL GHC 3.13 +0.01 +0.32% 30 Oct
Namibia Breweries Namibia NSX NBS NAD        
7Up Bottling Company plc Nigeria NSE 7UP NGN 173.00 -15.52 -8.23% 30 Oct
Beverages West Africa plc Nigeria NSE BEVERAGES NGN        
Guinness Nigeria plc Nigeria NSE GUINNESS NGN 170.00 -0.05 -0.03% 30 Oct
Jos International Breweries plc Nigeria NSE JOSBREW NGN 2.12 +0.00 +0.00% 30 Oct
Nigerian Bottling Company plc Nigeria NSE NBC NGN 41.00 +0.00 +0.00% 30 Oct
Nigerian Breweries plc Nigeria NSE NB NGN 166.00 +3.00 +1.84% 30 Oct
Premier Breweries plc Nigeria NSE PREMBREW NGN 3.98 +0.00 +0.00% 30 Oct
Société Frigorifique et Brasserie de Tunis Tunisia TSE SFBT 15.21 +0.11 +0.73% 07 Mar
East African Breweries Limited Tanzania DES EABL TZS 5,070.00 -50.00 -0.98% 27 Oct
Tanzania Breweries Limited Tanzania DES TBL TZS 17,000.00 -840.00 -4.71% 27 Oct
East African Breweries Limited Uganda USE EABL UGS 8,338.00 +22.00 +0.26% 30 Oct
Fortune Beverages Limited South Africa JSE FOR ZAR        
KWV Beleggings Beperk South Africa JSE KWV ZAR        
SABMiller plc South Africa JSE SAB ZAR        
National Breweries plc Zambia LUSE NATBREW ZMK 12.00 +0.00 +0.00% 29 Oct
Zambian Breweries plc Zambia LUSE ZAMBREW ZMK 5.75 +0.00 +0.00% 29 Oct
African Distillers Limited Zimbabwe ZSE AFDIS ZWD 0.35 +0.00 +0.03% 30 Oct
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