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Safaricom Plc (SCOM.NR)

SCOM.NR on Nairobi Stock Exchange

20 Sep 2018
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Safaricom Plc, formerly Safaricom Limited, is a telecommunications company. The Company provides integrated telecommunication services, including mobile and fixed voice, short messaging service (SMS), data, Internet and M-PESA, a service to send and receive money or pay for goods and services through a mobile phone. It also... (more)


Beta: 0.69
Market Cap(Mil.): Kshs.1,001,636.00
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 40,065.43
Dividend: 0.97
Yield (%): 3.88


  SCOM.NR Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 20.68 60.95 27.92
EPS (TTM): 1.21 -- --
ROI: 43.21 5.31 20.86
ROE: 43.21 8.47 24.08

UPDATE 2-Kenya's Safaricom restores services after voice and data outage

NAIROBI, July 22 Safaricom restored services on Sunday after suffering a voice and data outage that affected critical transmission equipment, Kenya’s biggest telecoms company said.

22 Jul 2018

Kenya's Safaricom hit by voice and data outage

NAIROBI, July 22 Safaricom has suffered a voice and data outage affecting critical transmission equipment because of a damaged fibre link, Kenya’s biggest telecoms company said on Sunday.

22 Jul 2018

Exclusive: Kenya's Safaricom taking M-Pesa to Ethiopia, sources say

ADDIS ABABA/NAIROBI Kenya's Safaricom is in advanced talks with the Ethiopian government to introduce its popular M-Pesa mobile money service, a major step towards establishing a toe-hold in the market of 100 million people, two sources said on Tuesday.

17 Jul 2018

EXCLUSIVE-Kenya's Safaricom taking M-Pesa to Ethiopia, sources say

* Safaricom in advanced talks with Ethiopian government-sources

17 Jul 2018

Kenyan ride-hailing app Little sells stake of around 10 pct for $3 mln

NAIROBI, June 4 Kenyan taxi-hailing firm, Little, which has a partnership with telecoms operator Safaricom , has sold just under 10 percent of its shares to an unnamed Indian investor for $3 million, it said on Monday.

04 Jun 2018

Kenyan regulator could force Safaricom to share agents' network

NAIROBI, May 28 Kenya's largest telecoms operator Safaricom could be forced to offer rivals access to its transmission sites and its vast network of mobile money outlets if a draft regulatory report on boosting competition in the sector is implemented.

28 May 2018

South Africa's Vodacom FY revenue rises 6.3 pct

May 14 Vodacom Group, South Africa's biggest mobile phone operator by market value, posted a 6.3 percent rise in its full-year revenue, helped by an expanding customer base in the domestic market.

14 May 2018

Kenya's Safaricom warns of price controls threat

NAIROBI Kenya's dominant telecoms operator, Safaricom , predicted strong profit growth this year due to an easing of political tensions and hit back at mooted regulatory proposals to control data and call prices.

09 May 2018

UPDATE 3-Kenya's Safaricom warns of price controls threat

* Company controls about 72 pct of Kenya's mobile market (Recasts with chairman's comments on regulations)

09 May 2018

Kenya's Safaricom expects EBIT to jump 7-12 pct in FY19

NAIROBI, May 9 Kenya's largest telecoms operator Safaricom said on Wednesday that it expects its earnings before interest and taxation (EBIT) to rise by 7-12 percent in its financial year to next March.

09 May 2018

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