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LON:ECMElectrocomponents Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 652
+6.50 (+1.01 %)
(As of 07/13/2020 07:36 AM ET)
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Today's Range
638
Now: GBX 652
657.50
50-Day Range
592
MA: GBX 655.06
705.50
52-Week Range
397.30
Now: GBX 652
731.20
Volume997,404 shs
Average Volume1.24 million shs
Market Capitalization£2.92 billion
P/E Ratio18.84
Dividend Yield2.53%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 1.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.18 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£1.95 billion
Cash FlowGBX 43.53 per share
Book ValueGBX 161.40 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees5,943
Market Cap£2.92 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Electrocomponents (LON:ECM) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Electrocomponents' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Electrocomponents' stock was trading at GBX 524.80 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ECM shares have increased by 24.2% and is now trading at GBX 652. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Electrocomponents?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Electrocomponents in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Electrocomponents.

How were Electrocomponents' earnings last quarter?

Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 20th. The company reported $17.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $17.00 by $0.20. View Electrocomponents' earnings history.

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

Electrocomponents declared a dividend on Tuesday, November 12th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 28th will be given a dividend of GBX 5.90 per share on Wednesday, January 8th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.94%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 28th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Electrocomponents' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for ECM?

12 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Electrocomponents' shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 490 to GBX 820. On average, they expect Electrocomponents' stock price to reach GBX 679.82 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.3% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Electrocomponents.

Has Electrocomponents been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about ECM stock have been trending very negative on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. 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 daily sentiment score of -3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news about Electrocomponents.

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 Just Eat (JE), Dow Chemical (DOW), Merlin Entertainments (MERL), Premier Farnell (PFL), Fulcrum Utility Services (FCRM), NEXT (NXT), Paypoint (PAY), Sirius Minerals (SXX), Travis Perkins (TPK) and Websafety (WBSI).

Who are Electrocomponents' key executives?

Electrocomponents' management team includes the following 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

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.

What is Electrocomponents' stock price today?

One share of ECM stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 652.

How big of a company is Electrocomponents?

Electrocomponents has a market capitalization of £2.92 billion and generates £1.95 billion in revenue each year. Electrocomponents employs 5,943 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 7/13/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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