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Kenyan (NSE) Food Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 29, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D1.5%
  • 3M-6.8%
  • 1Y5.1%
  • YTD2.0%

Sasini is up 5.5%, leading the way for the Food industry, which has gained 1.5%. In the same time, Williamson Tea Kenya was down 7.3%. In the last 12 months, the industry was up 5.1%.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Kenyan Food Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Tue, 29 Nov 2022KSh19.5bKSh28.0bKSh1.4b10.7x13.6x0.7x
Thu, 27 Oct 2022KSh20.3bKSh28.0bKSh1.4b9.7x14.1x0.7x
Sat, 24 Sep 2022KSh20.6bKSh31.9bKSh1.1b16.4x18.1x0.6x
Mon, 22 Aug 2022KSh19.5bKSh31.9bKSh1.1b15.5x17.2x0.6x
Wed, 20 Jul 2022KSh20.2bKSh31.8bKSh987.8m18.7x20.5x0.6x
Fri, 17 Jun 2022KSh19.5bKSh31.7bKSh997.3m15.3x19.5x0.6x
Sun, 15 May 2022KSh18.8bKSh31.7bKSh997.3m15.5x18.9x0.6x
Tue, 12 Apr 2022KSh19.0bKSh31.7bKSh997.3m17.2x19.1x0.6x
Thu, 10 Mar 2022KSh18.7bKSh32.0bKSh1.2b15x15.3x0.6x
Sat, 05 Feb 2022KSh19.6bKSh32.0bKSh1.2b15.1x16.1x0.6x
Mon, 03 Jan 2022KSh18.3bKSh13.0bKSh609.9m22.4x29.9x1.4x
Wed, 01 Dec 2021KSh18.7bKSh31.4bKSh595.5m61.1x31.4x0.6x
Fri, 29 Oct 2021KSh18.6bKSh31.4bKSh595.5m66.5x31.2x0.6x
Sun, 26 Sep 2021KSh18.9bKSh31.4bKSh595.5m66.5x31.8x0.6x
Tue, 24 Aug 2021KSh19.8bKSh32.1b-KSh14,119,121,076.0051.4x-1.4x0.6x
Wed, 30 Jun 2021KSh19.1bKSh32.1b-KSh14,119,121,076.0044.5x-1.4x0.6x
Sat, 03 Apr 2021KSh18.3bKSh32.1b-KSh14,080,046,576.0047.1x-1.3x0.6x
Tue, 05 Jan 2021KSh18.7bKSh31.2b-KSh13,831,132,076.0031.4x-1.4x0.6x
Fri, 09 Oct 2020KSh19.2bKSh31.0b-KSh13,839,033,576.0032.8x-1.4x0.6x
Thu, 02 Jul 2020KSh17.4bKSh30.4b-KSh13,884,539,076.0026.1x-1.3x0.6x
Sun, 05 Apr 2020KSh16.2bKSh30.2b-KSh13,905,229,576.0017.5x-1.2x0.5x
Wed, 08 Jan 2020KSh18.2bKSh30.7b-KSh14,274,767,076.0019.2x-1.3x0.6x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: KSh18.5bTotal Earnings: -KSh14,446,421,361.00Total Revenue: KSh30.0bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Kenyan Food Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 8x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the Kenyan Food industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 13.6x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 8.0x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.61x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • Total earnings for the Food industry have gone up over the last three years and the industry is now profitable.
  • Revenues have declined 2.3% per year.
  • This means that less sales are being generated overall, but since the cost of doing business is lower, profits have been increasing.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Kenyan Consumer Staples industry?

KE Market-1.19%
Consumer Staples-0.92%
Agricultural Products2.19%
Packaged Foods and Meats0.75%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Agricultural Products industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 15.6x.
    • It looks like they are confident that earnings will grow faster in the future than they have historically.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Packaged Foods and Meats industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 29.1x.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
KUKZ KakuziKSh418.0010.0%
UNGA Unga GroupKSh32.0010.3%
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