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Naspers Limited (JSE: NPN) | Share Price

Nigel Firth
Nigel Frith trader
Updated 2 Sep 2022

Naspers Limited is a South Africa-based global internet group listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) whose operating segments include Internet, Video entertainment and Print media.

Latest Naspers Limited Share Price

The graph above shows the latest Naspers Limited share price on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. Investors have seen Naspers Limited shares perform well historically, and it remains a steady investment. Naspers Limited stock is live on the JSE under the stock symbol of NPN and is available to trade via various brokers in South Africa.

What is Naspers Limited

Naspers Limited is one of the largest technology investors in the world and its companies operate and invest in countries and markets across the world with long-term growth potential.

The group continues to back new business models and looks for opportunities to address big societal needs in markets where it sees the greatest growth potential.

Today, the Naspers group is organised into two areas: its media and internet interests in South Africa, and through Prosus (JSE:PRX), its internet interests outside of South Africa.

The group also has sizeable investments in associates such as Tencent (; SEHK 00700), (; LSE: MAIL), MakeMyTrip Ltd. (; NASDAQ: MMYT), and Delivery Hero (; FRA: DHER.GR).

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The history of Naspers Limited can be traced back to 1915 when it was founded.

Today, Naspers Limited has a diversified portfolio of products and services in more sectors of the Technology value chain and renders the following services: The Internet segment includes social-network platforms, such as Tencent (China) and (Russia), and e-commerce, such as classifieds, online retail, marketplaces, online comparison shopping, payments and online services. The Video entertainment segment includes direct-to-home satellite services, and digital terrestrial television services and online services. The Print media segment consists of digital media, newspapers, magazines, printing, distribution, book-publishing businesses and e-commerce ventures in South Africa.

Naspers Limited's equity stocks are for sale online on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) under the stock symbol NPN. Naspers also has an ADR listing on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: NPSN).


Naspers Limited has its headquarters at 40 Heerengracht, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa.

Naspers Limited has more than 28,445 employees and currently serves clients in more than 80 countries.

The current CEO of Naspers Limited is Bob van Dijk.

Naspers Limited forms part of the Software & Computer Services Industry and the Technology Sector of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE).

Naspers Limited Stock Performance

The most recent or current price for Naspers Limited stocks on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) was 2,526.47 ZAR at the time of writing.

An analysis of financial data of Naspers Limited showed that the company has a total market capitalisation of 1.1 Trillion ZAR, with a Price/Earning ratio of 17.88 and earnings per share of 141.2938 ZAR.

The dividend per share of NPN was 6.62 ZAR and its dividend yield was 0.26%. A total of 436 Million shares were outstanding.

With an increase of earnings per share and reliable profits over a period, investors who want to buy or sell Naspers Limited stocks can be hopeful for lucrative dividends and earnings in times to come.

According to an analysis on the live chart of Naspers Limited, analysts forecast a possible further improved performance for the Technology sector with market share growing as trading volumes increase.

Highlights of Naspers Limited in 2021

Naspers Limited started the current financial year (2021) with a share price of 3,019.35 ZAR on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), and it has lost 16.3 % in value on its price valuation, ranking 389th on the JSE with its year-to-date performance.

Naspers Limited is currently the 107th most-traded stock on the JSE and it has experienced a total trading volume of more than 45.7 million shares, which were finalised in 934,848 deals and were valued at a total of 115 billion ZAR over a recent three month period from September to December 2021, with an average of 725,814 shares in each trading session.

During the same period a volume high of 3.78 million was achieved on September 17 and a low of 218,440 on October 13.

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How to buy Naspers Limited stocks – Step by Step

The stock market is one of the most attractive financial markets that sees millions of retail investors and traders' participating daily. To buy, sell or trade Naspers Limited stocks on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), traders and investors can follow a few simple steps:

  1. Find the share that you want to buy, in this case, “NPN”.
  2. Select a forex broker that offers access to the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE).
  3. Review the broker's trading conditions, fees, deposit and withdrawal methods, trading platform, customer support, regulation, and other components to ensure that they are aligned with your trading plan.
  4. Open a live trading account with the broker by completing the online application form and providing the necessary documentation to verify the trading account.
  5. You are now ready to make your first share purchase through the broker.
  6. You can further start to build and diversify your portfolio by buying more shares.


The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) was founded in 1887 during the first South African gold rush. Today it is the principal stock exchange of South Africa and the largest exchange on the continent.

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange is located in Sandton, Johannesburg and is described as the engine room of the South African economy, with the main purpose of facilitating the raising of primary capital for listed companies while improving job opportunities and wealth creation by providing an orderly market for dealing in securities for investors.

The JSE upgraded to electronic trading in 1996, and in 2005, demutualized and listed on its own exchange.

Nigel Firth
Nigel has been in the regulated financial services industry for nearly a decade, has previously owned a financial brokerage and has written many times for sites relating to personal finance and trading.