Best Shares in Kenya for Investors in the Last Year

The NewGold Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) offers the opportunity to invest in gold bullion, as it tracks the Kenya Shilling price of gold.

  • ★ 1 YEAR return: 14.78%
  • ★ 1 WEEK return: 0.00%
  • ★ 3 MONTH return: 13.56%
  • ★ 1 MONTH return: 0.00%
Latest Price: 2135.00

BK Group Plc (Formerly Bank of Kigali Limited) is the largest bank in Rwanda by total assets, with 36.1% market share as of 31 March 2014. The Bank has a distribution network comprising 65 branches, 66 ATMs and 620 agent outlets and serves over 223,000 individuals and 20,000 legal entities.

  • ★ 1 YEAR return: 15.38%
  • ★ 1 WEEK return: 0.00%
  • ★ 3 MONTH return: 0.33%
  • ★ 1 MONTH return: 3.45%
Latest Price: 31.05 3.5%

Kapchorua Tea Company Limited grows tea in Kenya and manufactures and sells tea products under the brand name Williamson Tea. The company also has interests in forestry.

  • ★ 1 YEAR return: 17.18%
  • ★ 1 WEEK return: 0.00%
  • ★ 3 MONTH return: -0.52%
  • ★ 1 MONTH return: 5.82%
Latest Price: 89.00 -6.81%

Nation Media Group Limited is an independent media house with operations in East and Central Africa. The company publishes and distributes a selection of printed newspapers and magazines and owns and runs radio and television broadcasting channels.

  • ★ 1 YEAR return: 21.02%
  • ★ 1 WEEK return: -0.98%
  • ★ 3 MONTH return: 1.51%
  • ★ 1 MONTH return: -10.24%
Latest Price: 19.50 -3.23%

Sanlam Kenya Plc (formerly Pan Africa Insurance Holdings Co. Ltd) is an insurance company which underwrites classes of short- and long-term insurance businesses in Kenya.

  • ★ 1 YEAR return: 31.42%
  • ★ 1 WEEK return: 0.00%
  • ★ 3 MONTH return: -1.00%
  • ★ 1 MONTH return: 38.14%
Latest Price: 14.00 -5.72%

Umeme Limited is a power utility company managing the distribution of electricity, electricity supply and after-sales service in Uganda and power sharing with Africa sub-regions. Its electricity distribution division manages the operation, maintenance, upgrading and expansion of the distribution network in Uganda.

  • ★ 1 YEAR return: 33.33%
  • ★ 1 WEEK return: 2.30%
  • ★ 3 MONTH return: 30.72%
  • ★ 1 MONTH return: -2.44%
Latest Price: 8.00

Stanbic Holdings Plc is a financial service, insurance agency and stock broking company in Kenya offering products and services to the personal, commercial, corporate and investment banking sectors. The company also has division servicing clients in the Republic of South Sudan.

  • ★ 1 YEAR return: 33.33%
  • ★ 1 WEEK return: 3.85%
  • ★ 3 MONTH return: 13.68%
  • ★ 1 MONTH return: 8.00%
Latest Price: 108.00

Car & General Limited supplies power generation, automotive, engineering and agricultural equipment in Kenya. The company also imports and markets brands which are global leaders in various markets; including two- and three-wheeler vehicles, tractors, outboard engines, air compressors, laundry equipment and water pumps.

  • ★ 1 YEAR return: 59.09%
  • ★ 1 WEEK return: 4.17%
  • ★ 3 MONTH return: -45.53%
  • ★ 1 MONTH return: -1.96%
Latest Price: 35.00

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