LON:ECM - Electrocomponents Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 730 +101.60 (+16.17 %)
(As of 05/24/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 730
Today's RangeGBX 642.20 - GBX 730
52-Week RangeGBX 467.90 - GBX 713.05
Volume4.08 million shs
Average Volume1.24 million shs
Market Capitalization£2.63 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Electrocomponents (LON:ECM)

Electrocomponents logoElectrocomponents plc, together with its subsidiaries, distributes various electronics and industrial products in Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Central Europe, the Asia Pacific, North America, and internationally. The company distributes semiconductor products, including microcontrollers, voltage regulators, transistors, and diodes; and interconnectors, passives, and electromechanical components, such as resistors, switches, and heavy-duty connectors for industrial applications and power supplies. It also provides automation and control products comprising programmable logic controllers, safety devices, sensors, cables, and pneumatic cylinders for various vertical markets that include the food and beverage, packaging, manufacturing, marine, and oil and gas industries; and tools and consumables, which comprise electronics workbench equipment, electrostatic discharge products and 3D printers, and mechanical tools and lighting, as well as electrical, test, and measurement and safety equipment. The company offers its products under the RS Components and Allied Electronics brands for the electronic design engineers, machine and panel builders, and maintenance engineers, as well as buyers. In addition, the company operates DesignSpark, an online electronics design community and resource center for engineers. It markets its products through e-commerce operations, catalogues, trade counters, phone/fax, filed sales, and Internet sale. The company was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in Oxford, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial Equipment Wholesale
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorServices
SymbolLON:ECM
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1865-204000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins6.62%
Return on Equity27.65%
Return on Assets10.22%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares442,310,000

Electrocomponents (LON:ECM) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Electrocomponents' stock symbol?

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

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

Electrocomponents announced a dividend on Tuesday, November 14th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 30th will be given a dividend of GBX 5.25 per share on Wednesday, January 10th. This represents a yield of 0.8%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 30th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Electrocomponents' Dividend History.

How were Electrocomponents' earnings last quarter?

Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 24th. The company reported $28.40 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $27.80 by $0.60. Electrocomponents had a net margin of 6.62% and a return on equity of 27.65%. View Electrocomponents' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for ECM?

9 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Electrocomponents' shares. Their predictions range from GBX 550 to GBX 705. On average, they anticipate Electrocomponents' share price to reach GBX 626.13 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Electrocomponents.

Who are some of Electrocomponents' key competitors?

Who are Electrocomponents' key executives?

Electrocomponents' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Lindsley Ruth, CEO & Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. David John Egan, Group Fin. Director & Director (Age 50)
  • Polly Elvin, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Ian Haslegrave LLB, ACIS, Gen. Counsel, Company Sec. & Director (Age 49)
  • Lynn Webster-Scott, Head of Corp. PR

Has Electrocomponents been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about ECM stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Electrocomponents earned a media sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 44.94 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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.

What is Electrocomponents' stock price today?

One share of ECM stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 730.

How big of a company is Electrocomponents?

Electrocomponents has a market capitalization of £2.63 billion.

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Electrocomponents (ECM)

Community Ranking:  1.2 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  209 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  687 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  896
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Electrocomponents and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ECM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ECM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Electrocomponents (LON:ECM) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
9 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Electrocomponents in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 626.13The high price target for ECM is GBX 705 and the low price target for ECM is GBX 550. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.002.001.891.75
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
3 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 626.13GBX 621.13GBX 621.13GBX 623.43

Electrocomponents (LON:ECM) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Electrocomponents (LON:ECM)

Electrocomponents (LON:ECM) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/24/2018Peel HuntBoost Price TargetAddGBX 650 ➝ GBX 690View Rating Details
5/24/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
4/5/2018Numis SecuritiesUpgradeBuyGBX 705View Rating Details
4/5/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/3/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 575 ➝ GBX 590View Rating Details
12/12/2017Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageHoldGBX 590View Rating Details
11/15/2017Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 530 ➝ GBX 600View Rating Details
6/26/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 567 ➝ GBX 604View Rating Details
5/24/2017UBSBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 510 ➝ GBX 550View Rating Details
10/13/2016Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price Targetsector performGBX 280 ➝ GBX 350View Rating Details
10/12/2016CitigroupUpgradeNeutralGBX 185 ➝ GBX 375View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/24/2016 forward)

Earnings

Electrocomponents (LON:ECM) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Electrocomponents (LON:ECM)

Electrocomponents (LON ECM) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/24/2018Y 2018GBX 27.80GBX 28.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Electrocomponents (LON:ECM) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/14/2017GBX 5.250.8%11/30/201711/30/20171/10/2018
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

Electrocomponents (LON ECM) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for Electrocomponents (LON:ECM)

Electrocomponents (LON ECM) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
1/9/2018Lindsley RuthInsiderSell121,164GBX 626£758,486.64
12/19/2017Bertrand BodsonInsiderBuy10,000GBX 620£62,000
12/15/2017Simon PryceInsiderBuy10,000GBX 607£60,700
12/7/2017Karen GuerraInsiderBuy8,100GBX 619£50,139
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)

Headlines

Electrocomponents (LON ECM) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
N.Korea setback, sterling weigh on FTSE but mid-caps shineN.Korea setback, sterling weigh on FTSE but mid-caps shine
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 3:58 PM
Electrocomponents (ECM) "Sell" Rating Reiterated at Shore CapitalElectrocomponents' (ECM) "Sell" Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 9:13 AM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Price Target Raised to GBX 690Electrocomponents (ECM) Price Target Raised to GBX 690
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 9:13 AM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Issues  Earnings ResultsElectrocomponents (ECM) Issues Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 7:56 AM
May Top Growth Stocks To Invest InMay Top Growth Stocks To Invest In
finance.yahoo.com - May 13 at 10:35 AM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesElectrocomponents (ECM) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 3:32 AM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesElectrocomponents (ECM) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 3:11 AM
New DesignSpark Toolbox app from RS Components available on iOS, Android and WindowsNew DesignSpark Toolbox app from RS Components available on iOS, Android and Windows
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 11:09 AM
Electrocomponents (ECM) PT Raised to GBX 680Electrocomponents (ECM) PT Raised to GBX 680
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 10:35 AM
Electrocomponents (ECM) PT Raised to GBX 705 at Numis SecuritiesElectrocomponents (ECM) PT Raised to GBX 705 at Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 8:37 AM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Given New GBX 650 Price Target at Peel HuntElectrocomponents (ECM) Given New GBX 650 Price Target at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 8:37 AM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Price Target Increased to GBX 575 by Analysts at Credit Suisse GroupElectrocomponents (ECM) Price Target Increased to GBX 575 by Analysts at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 7:17 PM
This FTSE 250 growth stock could be a great buy after today’s newsThis FTSE 250 growth stock could be a great buy after today’s news
www.fool.co.uk - April 5 at 3:52 PM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Rating Increased to Buy at Numis SecuritiesElectrocomponents (ECM) Rating Increased to Buy at Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 2:03 PM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Raised to Add at Peel HuntElectrocomponents (ECM) Raised to Add at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 12:57 PM
Liberum Capital Reiterates Buy Rating for Electrocomponents (ECM)Liberum Capital Reiterates Buy Rating for Electrocomponents (ECM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 9:53 AM
Electrocomponents sees profit beating market estimatesElectrocomponents sees profit beating market estimates
finance.yahoo.com - April 5 at 8:20 AM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Stock Rating Lowered by Peel HuntElectrocomponents (ECM) Stock Rating Lowered by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 10:30 PM
Credit Suisse Group Raises Electrocomponents (ECM) Price Target to GBX 590Credit Suisse Group Raises Electrocomponents (ECM) Price Target to GBX 590
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 6:52 AM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Rating Reiterated by Peel HuntElectrocomponents (ECM) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 12:46 AM
Peel Hunt Upgrades Electrocomponents (ECM) to AddPeel Hunt Upgrades Electrocomponents (ECM) to Add
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 11:11 AM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel HuntElectrocomponents (ECM) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 10:24 PM
Liberum Capital Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Electrocomponents (ECM)Liberum Capital Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Electrocomponents (ECM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 4:18 PM
Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 5:52 AM
Does Electrocomponents plc’s (LON:ECM) Past Performance Indicate A Stronger Future?Does Electrocomponents plc’s (LON:ECM) Past Performance Indicate A Stronger Future?
finance.yahoo.com - March 19 at 4:03 PM
Latest Raspberry Pi 3 computer board now available from RS ComponentsLatest Raspberry Pi 3 computer board now available from RS Components
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 11:01 AM
Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 5:48 AM
Fevertree Drinks plc isn’t the only stunning growth stock on the marketFevertree Drinks plc isn’t the only stunning growth stock on the market
www.fool.co.uk - February 6 at 5:43 AM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Receives Sell Rating from Shore CapitalElectrocomponents (ECM) Receives Sell Rating from Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 5 at 11:58 PM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Receives "Add" Rating from Numis SecuritiesElectrocomponents (ECM) Receives "Add" Rating from Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 5 at 11:21 AM
UKs Electrocomponents four-month revenue rises 14 pctUK's Electrocomponents four-month revenue rises 14 pct
finance.yahoo.com - February 5 at 5:49 AM
UKs Electrocomponents four-month revenue rises 14 percentUK's Electrocomponents four-month revenue rises 14 percent
finance.yahoo.com - February 5 at 5:49 AM
Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 30 at 5:24 AM
Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Insider Sells £758,486.64 in StockElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Insider Sells £758,486.64 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 10 at 12:38 PM
Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 5 at 6:32 AM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Rating Reiterated by Numis SecuritiesElectrocomponents (ECM) Rating Reiterated by Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 25 at 9:28 PM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Now Covered by Berenberg BankElectrocomponents (ECM) Now Covered by Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 25 at 9:26 AM
Insider Buying: Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Insider Acquires 10,000 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Insider Acquires 10,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 21 at 8:40 AM
Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Insider Purchases £62,000 in StockElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Insider Purchases £62,000 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 19 at 11:28 AM
ETFs with exposure to Electrocomponents Plc : December 14, 2017ETFs with exposure to Electrocomponents Plc : December 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 5:38 PM
RS Components Expands Customer Experience Program with ConfirmitRS Components Expands Customer Experience Program with Confirmit
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 9:52 AM
Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Insider Acquires £50,139 in StockElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Insider Acquires £50,139 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 9:18 AM
Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 6:28 AM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Rating Increased to Hold at Peel HuntElectrocomponents (ECM) Rating Increased to Hold at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 12:22 PM
Electrocomponents plc (ECM) to Issue Dividend of GBX 5.25Electrocomponents plc (ECM) to Issue Dividend of GBX 5.25
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 29 at 11:08 AM
3 Days Left Before Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM) Will Start Trading Ex-Dividend, Should You Buy?3 Days Left Before Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM) Will Start Trading Ex-Dividend, Should You Buy?
finance.yahoo.com - November 26 at 4:14 PM
Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Rating Reiterated by Shore CapitalElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 25 at 10:12 PM
Electrocomponents (ECM) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum CapitalElectrocomponents' (ECM) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 25 at 9:28 PM
Electrocomponents (ECM) Add Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities LtdElectrocomponents' (ECM) Add Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 25 at 12:14 PM
Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Price Target Raised to GBX 600Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Price Target Raised to GBX 600
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 24 at 11:26 PM

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