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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Electric Equipment Wholesale
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:ECM
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.electrocomponents.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £2.74 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 440,467,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 630.65
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 568.91
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 332.80 - GBX 652
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.81
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.51 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.81
  • Book Value: GBX 0.88 per share
  • Price / Book: 7.06
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £143.7 million
  • Net Margins: 6.49%
  • Return on Equity: 29.14%
  • Return on Assets: 10.25%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.05 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. Investors of record on Thursday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of GBX 7.30 per share on Wednesday, July 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.33%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 15th. This is a boost from Electrocomponents plc's previous dividend of $5.00. The official announcement can be viewed 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 1 year price objectives for Electrocomponents plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 350 to GBX 660. On average, they anticipate Electrocomponents plc's stock price to reach GBX 539.89 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Electrocomponents plc.

Who are some of Electrocomponents plc's key competitors?

Who are Electrocomponents plc's key executives?

Electrocomponents plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Peter Michael Johnson, Chairman of the Board
  • Lindsley Ruth, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • David Egan, Group Finance Director
  • Ian Haslegrave, General Counsel, Company Secretary
  • Bertrand Bodson, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Louisa S. Burdett, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Karen Jane Guerra, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • John Pattullo, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Simon Pryce, Non-Executive Independent Director

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.

What is Electrocomponents plc's stock price today?

One share of Electrocomponents plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 621.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Electrocomponents plc (LON ECM)
Community Ranking:  1.0 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  164 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  620 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  784
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Electrocomponents plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.89)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 539.89

Analysts' Ratings History for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/4/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 510 -> GBX 530View Rating Details
7/3/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
7/3/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetAddGBX 580 -> GBX 610View Rating Details
7/3/2017Numis Securities LtdUpgradeAddGBX 630 -> GBX 660View Rating Details
7/3/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 660View Rating Details
6/26/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 567 -> GBX 604View Rating Details
6/6/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 425 -> GBX 520View Rating Details
4/12/2017HSBC Holdings plcBoost Price Target BuyGBX 520 -> GBX 550View 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
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
(Data available from 9/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $20.72 EPS

Dividends

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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
Latest Headlines for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoRS Components appoints Frank Lee as Regional Vice President, Asia Pacific
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 12:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 6:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRS Components appoints Athena Wang as Country Manager for China and Hong Kong
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 4:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 6:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 7:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group LLC Raises Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM) Price Target to GBX 530
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 9:58 AM
rttnews.com logoElectrocomponents Q1 Underlying Revenue Up 13%
www.rttnews.com - July 4 at 4:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (LON:ECM) Upgraded to "Add" at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 1:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPeel Hunt Increases Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM) Price Target to GBX 610
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 12:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoShore Capital Reiterates "Sell" Rating for Electrocomponents plc (LON:ECM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 6:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBarclays PLC Raises Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Price Target to GBX 604
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 9:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 19 at 7:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoElectrocomponents Plc :ECM-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : June 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 9:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoElectrocomponents Plc :ECM-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : June 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 9:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) PT Raised to GBX 520 at Credit Suisse Group AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 6:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) Price Target Increased to GBX 660 by Analysts at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 1 at 1:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc's (ECM) Sell Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 12:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Electrocomponents plc (ECM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 7:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoElectrocomponents plc (ECM) PT Raised to GBX 580 at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 6:36 AM
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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