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Electrocomponents (ECM) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 1,047
0.00 (0.00%)
(As of 05/3/2022)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
733,546 shs
Average Volume
1.16 million shs
Market Capitalization
£4.93 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Electrocomponents

Electrocomponents plc, together with its subsidiaries, distributes various electronics and industrial products in the United Kingdom, the United States, France, Germany, Italy, and internationally. It provides industrial interconnect and test, industrial automation and control, board-level electronics, and single-board computing products; and tools, consumables, and facilities maintenance products, such as personal protective equipment, site safety products, and 3D printing products. The company also supplies test and measurement products, semiconductors, and SBC and passive products. In addition, it operates DesignSpark, an online design community and resource center for makers, students, and design engineers. The company offers its products under the Needlers and Liscombe, RS Components, Allied Electronics & Automation, RS PRO, OKdo, DesignSpark, and IESA brands to electronic design engineers, machine and panel builders, and maintenance engineers, as well as buyers. It serves manufacturing, services, and infrastructure industries. Electrocomponents plc was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industrial Equipment Wholesale
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£2.30 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 42.80 per share
Book Value
GBX 207.30 per share


Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
£4.93 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings


Overall MarketRank

1.77 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 3.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Electrocomponents (LON:ECM) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Electrocomponents a buy right now?

8 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Electrocomponents in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Electrocomponents stock.
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How were Electrocomponents' earnings last quarter?

Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 20th. The company reported $17.20 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $17.00 by $0.20.
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How often does Electrocomponents pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Electrocomponents?

Electrocomponents announced a dividend on Thursday, November 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 25th will be given a dividend of GBX 6.40 per share on Friday, January 7th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.56%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 25th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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Is Electrocomponents a good dividend stock?

Electrocomponents pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.25 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.55%. The dividend payout ratio of Electrocomponents is 0.65%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for ECM?

8 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Electrocomponents' stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,060 to GBX 1,450. On average, they anticipate Electrocomponents' stock price to reach GBX 1,325.63 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 26.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Electrocomponents' key executives?
Electrocomponents' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Lindsley Ruth, CEO & Director (Age 51, Pay $1.55M)
  • Mr. David John Egan, CFO & Director (Age 54, Pay $1.02M)
  • Mr. Mike England, Chief Operating Officer
  • Mr. Simon Ramskill, Chief Technology Officer
  • Ms. Polly Elvin, VP of Investor Relations
  • Lucy Sharma, Head of Investor Relations
  • Lynn Webster-Scott, Head of Corp. PR
  • Mr. Michael Cramb, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel.
  • Mr. Jordan Barry, Chief People & Culture Officer
  • Mr. Kenneth Bradley, Pres of Allied Electronics & Automation
What other stocks do shareholders of Electrocomponents own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Electrocomponents investors own include Just Eat (JE), DOW (DOW), Merlin Entertainments (MERL), 3676421 (PFL.L) (PFL), Fulcrum Utility Services (FCRM), NEXT (NXT), PayPoint (PAY), Sirius Minerals (SXX), Travis Perkins (TPK) and WebSafety (WBSI).

What is Electrocomponents' stock symbol?

Electrocomponents trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "ECM."

How do I buy shares of Electrocomponents?

Shares of ECM and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.
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What is Electrocomponents' stock price today?

One share of ECM stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,047.

How much money does Electrocomponents make?

Electrocomponents has a market capitalization of £4.93 billion and generates £2.30 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Electrocomponents have?

Electrocomponents employs 7,406 workers across the globe.

What is Electrocomponents' official website?

The official website for Electrocomponents is www.electrocomponents.com.

How can I contact Electrocomponents?

Electrocomponents' mailing address is International Management Centre , 8050 Oxford Business Park North, OXFORD, OX4 2HW, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1865-204000.

This page was last updated on 5/28/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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