LON:ECM - Electrocomponents Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 568.60 +3.20 (+0.57 %)
(As of 03/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 565.40
Today's RangeGBX 558 - GBX 568.60
52-Week RangeGBX 478.40 - GBX 779.20
Volume492,865 shs
Average Volume1.24 million shs
Market Capitalization£2.52 billion
P/E Ratio15.33
Dividend Yield2.34%
BetaN/A
Electrocomponents plc, together with its subsidiaries, distributes various electronics and industrial products in Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Central Europe, the Asia Pacific, and the Americas. 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 the food and beverage, packaging, manufacturing, marine, and oil and gas industries; and tools and consumables consisting of electronics workbench equipment, electrostatic discharge products and 3D printers, and mechanical tools and lighting products, as well as electrical, test and measurement, and safety equipment. The company markets its products through digital channels, trade counters, phone/fax lines, field and internal sales under the RS Components, Allied Electronics & Automation, and RS Pro brands to electronic design engineers, machine and panel builders, and maintenance engineers, as well as buyers. In addition, it operates DesignSpark, an online electronics design community and resource center for manufacturers, students, and design engineers. The company was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£1.79 billion
Cash FlowGBX 29.70 per share
Book ValueGBX 125 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees5,943
Market Cap£2.52 billion
Next Earnings Date5/20/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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 20th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 29th will be paid a dividend of GBX 5.30 per share on Wednesday, January 9th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 29th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Electrocomponents' Dividend History.

How were Electrocomponents' earnings last quarter?

Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 20th. The company reported $17.20 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $17.00 by $0.20. View Electrocomponents' Earnings History.

When is Electrocomponents' next earnings date?

Electrocomponents is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Electrocomponents.

What price target have analysts set for ECM?

9 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Electrocomponents' shares. Their predictions range from GBX 610 to GBX 945. On average, they anticipate Electrocomponents' share price to reach GBX 721.88 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 27.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Electrocomponents.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Electrocomponents?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Electrocomponents in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Electrocomponents.

Has Electrocomponents been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about ECM stock have been trending neutral recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Electrocomponents earned a coverage optimism score of 0.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Electrocomponents' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Electrocomponents own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Electrocomponents investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Netflix (NFLX), Just Eat (JE), Weight Watchers International (WTW), Denbury Resources (DNR), Hyatt Hotels (H), Innovative Industrial Properties (IIPR), Alibaba Group (BABA), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and DDR (DDR).

Who are Electrocomponents' key executives?

Electrocomponents' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Lindsley Ruth, CEO & Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. David John Egan, Group Fin. Director & Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Guy Magrath, Chief Digital Data & Technology Officer
  • Polly Elvin, Head of Investor Relations and Corp. PR
  • Lynn Webster-Scott, Head of Corp. PR

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 568.60.

How big of a company is Electrocomponents?

Electrocomponents has a market capitalization of £2.52 billion and generates £1.79 billion in revenue each year. Electrocomponents employs 5,943 workers across the globe.

What is Electrocomponents' official website?

The official website for Electrocomponents is http://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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Electrocomponents (LON ECM)

Community Ranking:  1.3 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  270 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  738 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,008
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.
This page was last updated on 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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