Electrocomponents plc Company Profile (LON:ECM)

About Electrocomponents plc

Electrocomponents plc logoElectrocomponents plc is a service distributor. The Company's segments include Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Central Europe, Asia Pacific (APAC) and Emerging Markets, and North America. Its Northern Europe's hub is the United Kingdom, with associated local markets in Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Republic of Ireland. Its Southern Europe's hub is France, with associated local markets in Italy, Spain and Portugal. Its Central Europe's hub is Germany, with associated local markets in Austria, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Belgium, Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic. Its North America's hub is the United States of America, with an associated local market in Canada. Its Asia Pacific and Emerging Markets has a hub in Hong Kong and local markets in Japan, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Taiwan, People's Republic of China, South Korea, Chile, South Africa. Its product categories include semiconductors, and Automation and Control.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: ECM
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $5.93
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $485.66
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $405.14
  • 52-Week Range: £4,402,990 - GBX 229.10
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 43.63
  • P/E Growth: 0.98
  • Market Cap: $2.09B
  • Outstanding Shares: 440,299,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 409.89

Analysts' Ratings History for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/10/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 500View Rating Details
2/10/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 500View Rating Details
2/10/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
2/10/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetAddGBX 500 -> GBX 515View Rating Details
11/22/2016Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 270 -> GBX 430View Rating Details
11/16/2016HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeBuyGBX 240 -> GBX 430View Rating Details
10/13/2016Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price Targetsector performGBX 280 -> GBX 350View Rating Details
10/12/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutralGBX 185 -> GBX 375View Rating Details
9/20/2016Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 250 -> GBX 300View Rating Details
6/13/2016Barclays PLCUpgradeEqual weightGBX 212 -> GBX 289View Rating Details
11/2/2015N+1 SingerReiterated RatingSellGBX 210View Rating Details
10/15/2015Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 265View Rating Details
10/7/2015NomuraLower Price TargetUnderperformGBX 180 -> GBX 160View Rating Details
6/10/2015Canaccord GenuityDowngradeSellGBX 200View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings Estimates for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $20.04 EPS


Dividend History for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/18/2016GBX 51.11%12/1/201612/1/20161/11/2017
5/19/2016GBX 6.752.5%6/16/20166/16/20167/26/2016
11/19/2015GBX 52.16%12/3/201512/3/20151/13/2016
5/21/2015GBX 6.752.88%6/25/20156/25/20157/28/2015
11/13/2014GBX 52.42%12/4/201412/4/20141/9/2015
5/22/2014GBX 6.752.41%6/25/20146/25/20147/29/2014
11/14/2013GBX 51.7%12/4/201312/4/20131/10/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/14/2017Karen GuerraInsiderBuy5,226GBX 479£25,032.54
7/29/2016Guerra,KarenInsiderBuy8,500GBX 293£24,905
6/24/2016Ruth,LindsleyInsiderBuy20,000GBX 266£53,200
3/17/2016Johnson,Peter MInsiderBuy6,400GBX 236£15,104
3/10/2016Egan ,DavidInsiderBuy70,000GBX 238£166,600
7/1/2015Bodson,BertrandInsiderBuy10,000GBX 2.13£213
6/24/2015Boddie,SimonInsiderSell1,216GBX 2.28GBX 2,772.48
3/2/2015Peter M JohnsonInsiderBuy50,000GBX 230.15£115,075
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
News IconWatching the Charts on Shares of Electrocomponents PLC (ECM.L) - Rives Journal (LON:ECM)
rivesjournal.com - February 25 at 3:37 AM
capitalcube.com logoElectrocomponents Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ECM-GB : February 24, 2017 (LON:ECM)
www.capitalcube.com - February 24 at 11:44 AM
News IconInvestor Chatter: Tracking Technical Indicators for Electrocomponents PLC (ECM.L) - BVN (LON:ECM)
bvnewsjournal.com - February 22 at 6:55 AM
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www.pandct.com - February 20 at 4:30 PM
News IconInvestor Technical Review for Electrocomponents PLC (ECM.L) - Searcy News (LON:ECM)
searcysentinel.com - February 17 at 6:18 PM
stockmarketwire.com logoDirector Deals - Electrocomponents PLC (ECM) (LON:ECM)
www.stockmarketwire.com - February 16 at 3:52 PM
News IconStock Levels in Review for Electrocomponents PLC (ECM.L) - Rives Journal (LON:ECM)
rivesjournal.com - February 13 at 10:40 PM
capitalcube.com logoElectrocomponents Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ECM-GB : February 13, 2017 (LON:ECM)
www.capitalcube.com - February 13 at 7:28 AM
rttnews.com logoElectrocomponents 4-month Underlying Revenue Up 6% - Quick Facts (LON:ECM)
www.rttnews.com - February 10 at 5:19 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoDay ahead: Deluge of UK data to dominate in absence of corporate news (LON:ECM)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - February 9 at 10:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRS Components Unveils Improved Mobile-optimised Website to Support Growing Mobile User Base (LON:ECM)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 5:28 PM
News IconRS Components Offers Access to SamacSys PCB Schematics (LON:ECM)
epsnews.com - February 6 at 4:57 PM
News IconLow-cost robotic range, available from RS Components, simplifies complex tasks (LON:ECM)
www.pandct.com - February 6 at 8:28 AM
News IconNow available from RS Components, Raspberry Pi 3 Compute Module delivering low-cost development capabilities (LON:ECM)
mybroadband.co.za - February 6 at 8:28 AM
4-traders.com logoElectrocomponents : RS Components makes life easier for design engineers with revolutionary new solution for PCB component models (LON:ECM)
www.4-traders.com - February 2 at 5:19 PM
News IconInside Track: Trading Focus on Shares of Electrocomponents PLC (ECM.L) - Springdale Times (LON:ECM)
springdaletimes.com - January 30 at 12:22 PM
News IconElectrocomponents Appoints New President for Allied Electronics (LON:ECM)
epsnews.com - January 27 at 6:29 PM
businesswire.com logoElectrocomponents Appoints New President of Allied Electronics ... - Business Wire (press release) (LON:ECM)
www.businesswire.com - January 26 at 6:08 PM
News IconChart Indicator Check on Shares of Electrocomponents PLC (ECM.L) - Springdale Times (LON:ECM)
springdaletimes.com - January 26 at 6:08 PM
News IconTechnical Tracker: Watching Shares of Electrocomponents PLC (ECM.L) - Springdale Times (LON:ECM)
springdaletimes.com - January 26 at 6:08 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoElectrocomponents Appoints New President of Allied Electronics (LON:ECM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 6:08 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 25 at 6:03 PM
4-traders.com logoAllied Electronics : Expands into Mexico with Dedicated Sales Team (LON:ECM)
www.4-traders.com - January 19 at 6:17 PM
News IconRS Components Reports 200,000 User Activations Of Free DesignSpark Mechanical 3D Design Software (LON:ECM)
www10.mcadcafe.com - January 19 at 6:17 PM
News IconRS Components introduces high-quality RS Pro enclosures for potentially explosive environments (LON:ECM)
www.pandct.com - January 18 at 3:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNow available from RS Components and Allied Electronics, Raspberry Pi 3 Compute Module delivers low-cost development capabilities (LON:ECM)
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 9:57 AM
News IconRS Components introduces advanced all-in-one digital multimeter and thermal imager for electrical maintenance applications (LON:ECM)
www.pandct.com - January 12 at 3:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAllied Electronics Expands into Mexico with Dedicated Sales Team (LON:ECM)
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 5:47 PM
News IconRS Components introduces Raspberry Pi easy-to-solder prototyping board for engineers and students (LON:ECM)
www.pandct.com - January 4 at 4:46 AM
publicnow.com logoRS Components reveals wide industry acceptance of DesignSpark Mechanical with 200,000 user activations of free-for-download 3D design software (LON:ECM)
www.publicnow.com - December 20 at 9:57 AM
News IconRS Components signs direct distribution agreement with switch manufacturer C&K (LON:ECM)
www.pandct.com - December 15 at 10:27 PM
News IconUpdate on Valuation Formula's For Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM) - The Business Journal (LON:ECM)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 12 at 5:06 PM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Liberum Capital Reiterates Buy on Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM) (LON:ECM)
marketexclusive.com - December 8 at 10:33 PM
News IconRS Components wins Distributor of the Year award at Elektra 2016 (LON:ECM)
www.pandct.com - December 7 at 10:20 PM
News IconVC Score In Focus for Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM) - The Business Journal (LON:ECM)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 7 at 5:18 PM
News IconRaspberry Pi Adds Manufacturing Hub in Japan (LON:ECM)
epsnews.com - December 6 at 11:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew Manufacturing Hub in Japan Complements UK Production Operation and Expands Capacity for Famed Raspberry Pi Microcomputer (LON:ECM)
finance.yahoo.com - December 5 at 11:52 AM
4-traders.com logoElectrocomponents : appoints new President of RS Components (LON:ECM)
www.4-traders.com - November 29 at 5:36 PM
capitalcube.com logoElectrocomponents Plc :ECM-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2016 : November 23, 2016 (LON:ECM)
www.capitalcube.com - November 23 at 10:35 AM
News IconAnalysts' Weekly Ratings Updates for Cranswick plc (CWK) (LON:ECM)
www.perspectivabetica.com - November 21 at 4:59 PM
News IconWood Group John Plc (WDGJF) Receives An Update From Brokers (LON:ECM)
thevillagessuntimes.com - November 21 at 4:59 PM
capitalcube.com logoElectrocomponents Plc: Leads amongst peers with strong fundamentals (LON:ECM)
www.capitalcube.com - November 21 at 4:59 PM
rttnews.com logoElectrocomponents Reports Surge In H1 Profit (LON:ECM)
www.rttnews.com - November 18 at 11:48 AM
News IconRS Stocks Intel Joule Development Platform (LON:ECM)
epsnews.com - November 11 at 12:12 PM
publicnow.com logoObsolescence Manager from RS Components supports engineers with product lifecycle risk assessment (LON:ECM)
www.publicnow.com - November 9 at 1:59 PM
News IconExpanded safety range enhances RS Components knowledge hub (LON:ECM)
www.eejournal.com - November 1 at 10:09 PM
4-traders.com logoElectrocomponents : RS Components receives CEMARS Gold Certification Award for six years of reducing carbon emissions (LON:ECM)
www.4-traders.com - October 28 at 6:21 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-Electrocomponents: Liberum initiates with "buy" (LON:ECM)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 28 at 6:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoElectronics Weekly and RS Components Launch Initiative to Find the UK's Brightest Young Engineers (LON:ECM)
finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 6:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMolex Nano-Fit Power Connectors Now Available from RS Components (LON:ECM)
finance.yahoo.com - October 25 at 9:56 PM


What is Electrocomponents plc's stock symbol?

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

How often does Electrocomponents plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Electrocomponents plc?

Electrocomponents plc announced a dividend on Friday, November 18th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 1st will be paid a dividend of GBX 5 per share on Wednesday, January 11th. This represents a yield of 1.11%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 1st. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

Where is Electrocomponents plc's stock going? Where will Electrocomponents plc's stock price be in 2017?

10 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Electrocomponents plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 289 to GBX 515. On average, they expect Electrocomponents plc's share price to reach GBX 409.89 in the next twelve months.

When will Electrocomponents plc announce their earnings?

Electrocomponents plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 15th 2017.

How do I buy Electrocomponents plc stock?

Shares of Electrocomponents plc 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.

How much does a share of Electrocomponents plc stock cost?

One share of Electrocomponents plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 475.60.

Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff