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East African Cables NASE:CABL Stock Report

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07 Dec, 2022


Company Financials
CABL fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health0/6

CABL Stock Overview

East African Cables PLC manufactures and sells electrical cables and conductors in East and Central Africa.

East African Cables PLC Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for East African Cables
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceKSh0.79
52 Week HighKSh1.32
52 Week LowKSh0.78
1 Month Change-24.76%
3 Month Change-34.17%
1 Year Change-36.80%
3 Year Change-68.53%
5 Year Change-86.14%
Change since IPO-99.31%

Recent News & Updates

Recent updates

Shareholder Returns

CABLKE ElectricalKE Market

Return vs Industry: CABL underperformed the KE Electrical industry which returned 15.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CABL underperformed the KE Market which returned -20.8% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is CABL's price volatile compared to industry and market?
CABL volatility
CABL Average Weekly Movement7.0%
Electrical Industry Average Movement5.2%
Market Average Movement5.2%
10% most volatile stocks in KE Market9.8%
10% least volatile stocks in KE Market2.1%

Stable Share Price: CABL is not significantly more volatile than the rest of KE stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.

Volatility Over Time: CABL's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1966201Paul Muigai

East African Cables PLC manufactures and sells electrical cables and conductors in East and Central Africa. The company offers utility cables for aerial transmission lines and service drops; house wiring cables for applications in power and lighting circuits; armored and non-armored cables used to distribute electricity through national gridlines from the generation points to the industrial complexes and towns; and automotive cables for manufacturing electrical harnesses, battery cables, and ignition cables. It also provides telecommunication cables used for data, telecommunication, and structured cabling systems; aerial bundled cables and conductors; XLPE insulation cables; and halogen free fire-retardant cables.

East African Cables PLC Fundamentals Summary

How do East African Cables's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
CABL fundamental statistics
Market CapKSh199.97m
Earnings (TTM)-KSh266.25m
Revenue (TTM)KSh1.85b


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
CABL income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueKSh1.42b
Gross ProfitKSh428.83m
Other ExpensesKSh695.08m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)-1.05
Gross Margin23.20%
Net Profit Margin-14.41%
Debt/Equity Ratio264.6%

How did CABL perform over the long term?

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