Electrocomponents plc Company Profile (LON:ECM)

About Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)

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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  • Symbol: LON:ECM
  • CUSIP: N/A
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  • Market Cap: £2.55 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 440,299,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 524.83
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 480.88
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 236.40 - GBX 580.18
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 53.17
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.37 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.86
  • Book Value: GBX 0.74 per share
  • Price / Book: 7.83
  • Dividend Yield: 2.1%
  • EBIDTA: £128.3 million
  • Average Volume: 1.28 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)

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 declared a dividend on Tuesday, May 23rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of GBX 7.30 per share on Wednesday, July 26th. This represents a yield of 1.33%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 15th. This is a positive change from Electrocomponents plc's previous dividend of $5.00. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Electrocomponents plc's Dividend History.

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

9 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Electrocomponents plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 300 to GBX 580. On average, they expect Electrocomponents plc's share price to reach GBX 466.89 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Electrocomponents plc.

Who are some of Electrocomponents plc's key competitors?

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 579.50.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.89)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 466.89

Analysts' Ratings History for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/23/2017Numis Securities LtdBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 525 -> GBX 550View Rating Details
5/23/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetAddGBX 530 -> GBX 580View Rating Details
5/23/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 500View Rating Details
5/23/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
5/11/2017Barclays PLCUpgradeEqual WeightGBX 289 -> GBX 567View Rating Details
4/12/2017HSBC Holdings plcBoost Price Target BuyGBX 520 -> GBX 550View Rating Details
11/22/2016Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 270 -> GBX 430View Rating Details
10/13/2016Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price Targetsector performGBX 280 -> GBX 350View Rating Details
10/12/2016Citigroup IncUpgradeNeutralGBX 185 -> GBX 375View Rating Details
9/20/2016Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 250 -> GBX 300View 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 5/27/2015 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: $20.72 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/23/2017GBX 7.301.33%6/15/20176/15/20177/26/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/17/2017Peter M JohnsonInsiderBuy3,000GBX 494£14,820
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)


Headline Trends for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
Latest Headlines for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ECM.L earnings conference call or presentation 23-May-17 9:15am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 12:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Declares Dividend of GBX 7.30
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 2:44 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoElectrocomponents FY Pre-Tax Profit Surges
www.finanznachrichten.de - May 23 at 12:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTech, banks keep European stocks afloat
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 12:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 7:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNumis Securities Ltd Increases Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Price Target to GBX 550
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 6:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Rating Increased to Equal Weight at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 2:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 7:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Electrocomponents plc (ECM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 11:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Price Target Raised to GBX 550
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 10:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Given "Buy" Rating at HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 6:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Receives "Buy" Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 10:26 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoElectrocomponents Revenues Rise; Sees FY17 Headline PBT Ahead Of Market View
www.finanznachrichten.de - April 7 at 9:31 AM
reuters.com logoElectrocomponents sees full-year profit ahead of market expectations
www.reuters.com - April 7 at 9:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAllied Electronics Named North American Distributor for Mersen
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 9:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoElectrocomponents Plc : ECM-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 02nd, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 9:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) PT Raised to GBX 530
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 1:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShore Capital Reiterates Sell Rating for Electrocomponents plc (ECM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 1:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Price Target Raised to GBX 525 at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 2:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Insider Purchases 3,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 12:12 PM
rttnews.com logoElectrocomponents 4-month Underlying Revenue Up 6% - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - February 10 at 5:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRS Components Unveils Improved Mobile-optimised Website to Support Growing Mobile User Base
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 5:28 PM
businesswire.com logoElectrocomponents Appoints New President of Allied Electronics ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - January 26 at 6:08 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoElectrocomponents Appoints New President of Allied Electronics
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 6:08 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo3 attractive growth shares I’d buy in February
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 25 at 6:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNow available from RS Components and Allied Electronics, Raspberry Pi 3 Compute Module delivers low-cost development capabilities
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 9:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAllied Electronics Expands into Mexico with Dedicated Sales Team
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 5:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew Manufacturing Hub in Japan Complements UK Production Operation and Expands Capacity for Famed Raspberry Pi Microcomputer
finance.yahoo.com - December 5 at 11:52 AM
rttnews.com logoElectrocomponents Reports Surge In H1 Profit
www.rttnews.com - November 18 at 11:48 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-Electrocomponents: Liberum initiates with "buy"
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 28 at 6:21 AM


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Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Chart for Saturday, May, 27, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff