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Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Limited (ECO.zw)

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe is a diversified telecommunications group; it is the largest enterprise of its kind in Zimbabwe and the largest company on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange in terms of market capitilisation. Econet Wireless Zimbabwe provides products and solutions for mobile and fixed wireless telephony, public payphones, internet access and payment solutions. In 2009, Econet Wireless Zimbabwe became the first operator in Zimbabwe to launch data services with 3G capability. This was followed by an extensive project to expand its geographic coverage; building a fibre-optic network, providing financial transaction switching and point-of-sale and value-added retail support services. The company is a subsidiary of a privately-owned group controlled by its founder, Strive Masiyiwa. The group’s subsidiaries include Econet Global, Econet Wireless Africa, Econet Wireless International, Econet Enterprises, Liquid Telecom Group and Econet Media.

Three Reasons to Consider Investing in Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Limited (ECO.zw)

1.

The Industry Market Leader

Market leader across all product segments with 69% customer market share, 72% data traffic market share and 80% voice traffic market share. Our network has over +90% data population coverage with fastest upload and download speeds in the country
2.

Resilient Business Model

Our businesses deliver value to customers across Telecommunications, Media and Technology spaces
3.

Creating Value through a Sustainable Business

  • Sustained delivery of high quality digital services
  • Innovative transformation to the way we do business
  • Shareholder value preservation
  • Sustained contribution to society
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Our Share Price in Action

265.05 0.05 / 0.02%
Year to date 80.09%
52 Week Change 140.95%
52 Week Low
52 Week High
100.09
369.46

LATEST ACTIVITY

Sales Value ZWL(c) 265.05
Volume Traded 192,100
Value Traded ZWL$ 509,161.05
Market Cap ZWL$ 6,866,324,339
Shares issued 2,590,577,000

MARKET INFO

Sector Technology
Exchange Zimbabwe Stock Exchange
ISIN ZW 000 901 212 2
YEAR Listed 1998
Year End February

FUNDAMENTALS

P/E 63.11
Div. Yield 0.728%
EPS ZWL(c) 4.20
P/B Ratio 4.66
EV / Ebitda 15.00
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Top Shareholders28th February, 2019

Econet Global Limited1,023,076,083 (39.49%)
Stanbic Nominees (Private) Limited (NNR)427,273,936 (16.49%)
Stanbic Nominees (Private) Limited230,862,200 (8.91%)
Other909,364,613 (35.10%)

Company Information

Registered Name Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Limited (ECO.zw)
ISIN ZW 000 901 212 2
Ticker Code ECO.zw
Sector Technology
Stock Exchange Zimbabwe Stock Exchange
Chairman Dr James Myers
Chief Executive Douglas Mboweni
Company Secretary Charles Banda
Transfer Secretary First Transfer Secretaries (Pvt) Ltd (zw)
Year End February
Year Founded 1998
Year Listed 1998
Website Address ewzinvestor.com
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Fundamentals

The facts that affect Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Limited (ECO.zw)‘s underlying value.

Statement of Income extract All values in RTGS Dollars

  28 Feb 15 28 Feb 16 28 Feb 17 28 Feb 18 28 Feb 19 5-year trend
Revenues 746,183,000640,989,000621,705,000573,845,000808,741,000
Attributable PAT 70,258,00040,363,00036,978,00061,592,00011,363,000

Statement of Financial Position extract All values in RTGS Dollars

  28 Feb 15 28 Feb 16 28 Feb 17 28 Feb 18 28 Feb 19 5-year trend
Shareholders funds 660,770,000657,535,000693,752,000766,917,0001,473,308,000
Net interest bearing debt 302,188,000257,530,000(58,099,000)(291,386,000)(191,921,000)
Cash on hand 95,239,00099,715,000185,863,000350,191,000266,720,000
Interest bearing debt 397,427,000357,245,000127,764,00058,805,00074,799,000
Net current assets (57,954,000)(66,195,000)(67,805,000)(63,669,000)49,908,000
Our Corporate Governance

Corporate Governance

The Board recognizes that in order to effectively play its role of setting out the Group’s strategy and reviewing the Group’s strategic direction, it must observe good corporate governance and comply with emerging global governance requirements. It is the Board’s responsibility to ensure the Group observes generally accepted principles of corporate governance as enunciated in the various codes on corporate governance as well as compliance with laid-down regulatory obligations. The Board is fully cognisant of the standards set out in the King Codes and the Zimbabwe National Code on Corporate Governance and ensures that these are complied with in the Group.

As a listed entity on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange the Group is obliged to comply with the latter’s Listing Rules. The Group’s operations are also subject to laws and regulations imposed by government and local authorities. The Board ensures that every effort is made to comply with these laws and regulations to the latter. The Board meets four times a year.

Board composition, balance and independence

The Board has eleven members: two executive directors, nine non-executive directors and five independent non-executive directors. The Board is chaired by an independent non-executive director. By ‘independent non-executive’ is meant independence from management and absence of any business relationship which might have an impact on the director’s independence of judgment and ability to act in the best interests of the Group.

The Articles of Association and the Companies Act (Chapter 24:03) provide that at least one third of the directors must retire at every annual general meeting and, if eligible, seek re-election.

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