Kcell Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1998

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 2,517


  • Stock Symbol
  • KCEL

Stock Symbol

  • Share Price
  • $6.82
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Kcell General Information


Kcell JSC is a Kazakhstan-based company. It is engaged in providing mobile telecommunications services to both individuals and organizations including voice, SMS, MMS and data transmission. It offers Internet access and value-added services, including mobile content. The company is involved in designing, constructing and operating a cellular telecommunications network in the Republic of Kazakhstan using GSM ( Global System for Mobile Communications) standard. It operates its business through Kcell which targets the mass market, corporate subscribers, public organizations as well as high-net-worth individuals. The company generates revenue from the sale of voice and other services, data service, handsets, and value-added services.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
GSM Kazakhstan
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Telecommunications Service Providers
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 51 Alimzhanov street
  • Almaty
  • Kazakhstan

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Kcell Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$6.82 $6.83 $3.75 - $7.12 $1.37B 200M 14.8K $0.25

Kcell Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 1,658,677 1,054,979 772,878 816,250
Revenue 488,243 487,103 471,510 452,200
EBITDA 195,766 206,221 195,875 190,670
Net Income 49,958 71,618 86,873 75,738
Total Assets 871,506 849,601 586,652 544,785
Total Debt 309,389 278,866 140,151 182,062
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Kcell Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Kcell Comparisons

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Kcell Competitors (5)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Kazakhtelecom Private Equity-Backed Astana, Kazakhstan 00000 000000&0
Tele2 Kazakhstan Corporate Backed or Acquired Almaty, Kazakhstan 000 00000000000
Tele2 Russia Formerly PE-Backed Moscow, Russia 0000 000000&0
Tele2 Netherlands Corporate Backed or Acquired Diemen, Netherlands 0000 00000 000000&0
Tele2 Formerly PE-Backed Kista, Sweden 0000 00000 00000000000 00000
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Kcell Executive Team (18)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Askhat Uzbekov Chief Executive Officer
Damir Mullashev Chief Financial Officer
Kirill Strashenko Chief Technology Officer
Alexey Buyanov Chairman of the Board & Independent Director
Olga Tsoi Chief Commercial Officer
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Kcell Board Members (8)

Name Representing Role Since
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Kcell Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Kcell Investors

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Kcell ESG

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Kcell FAQs

  • When was Kcell founded?

    Kcell was founded in 1998.

  • Who is the CEO of Kcell?

    Askhat Uzbekov is the CEO of Kcell.

  • Where is Kcell headquartered?

    Kcell is headquartered in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

  • What is the size of Kcell?

    Kcell has 2,517 total employees.

  • What industry is Kcell in?

    Kcell’s primary industry is Telecommunications Service Providers.

  • Is Kcell a private or public company?

    Kcell is a Public company.

  • What is Kcell’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Kcell is KCEL.

  • What is the current stock price of Kcell?

    As of 17-May-2024 the stock price of Kcell is $6.82.

  • What is the current market cap of Kcell?

    The current market capitalization of Kcell is $1.37B.

  • What is Kcell’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Kcell is $488M.

  • Who are Kcell’s competitors?

    Kazakhtelecom, Tele2 Kazakhstan, Tele2 Russia, Tele2 Netherlands, and Tele2 are competitors of Kcell.

  • What is Kcell’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Kcell’s EPS for 12 months was $0.25.

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