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ECM - Electrocomponents Share Price

913p -16.0  -1.7%

Last Trade - 15/01/21

Large Cap
Market Cap £4.37bn
Enterprise Value £4.48bn
Revenue £1.88bn
Position in Universe 193rd / 1800
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Year End 31st Mar 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
1,266 1,291 1,512 1,705 1,884 1,954 1,891 2,099 +9.1%
-30.2 +73.7 +6.6 +33.3 +26.3 -2.1 -15.6 +31.2
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 30 September 2020,Electrocomponents plc revenues decreased 7% to £908.9M. Netincome decreased 37% to £42.4M. Revenues reflect EMEAsegment decrease of 8% to £567.5M, Americas segmentdecrease of 8% to £243.3M, Asia Pacific segment decrease of2% to £98.1M. Net income also reflects EMEA segment incomedecrease of 23% to £75M, Americas segment income decreaseof 27% to £22.7M.
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Profile Summary

Electrocomponents 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.

Last Annual March 31st, 2020
Last Interim September 30th, 2020
Incorporated January 22, 1960
Public Since January 2, 1986
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 7,044
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Frequently Asked Questions for Electrocomponents
What is the Electrocomponents share price?

As of 15/01/21, shares in Electrocomponents are trading at 913p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £4.37bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Electrocomponents share price performed this year?

Shares in Electrocomponents are currently trading at 913p and the price has moved by 35.42% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Electrocomponents price has moved by 50.16% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Electrocomponents?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Electrocomponents, there are there are currently 3 "buy" , 3 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Electrocomponents is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Electrocomponents next release its financial results?

Electrocomponents is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-09-30
What is the Electrocomponents dividend yield?

The Electrocomponents dividend yield is 1.68% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Electrocomponents pay a dividend?

Last year, Electrocomponents paid a total dividend of 0.16, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 1.68%. Looking ahead, Electrocomponents has not announced an ex-dividend date yet and the next dividend pay date is 2021-01-29.

When does Electrocomponents next pay dividends?

Electrocomponents has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date and the next dividend pay date is 2021-01-29. The historic dividend yield on Electrocomponents shares is currently 1.68%.

How do I buy Electrocomponents shares?

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What is the market cap of Electrocomponents?

Shares in Electrocomponents are currently trading at 913p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £4.37bn.

Where are Electrocomponents shares listed? Where are Electrocomponents shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Electrocomponents:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: ECM
What kind of share is Electrocomponents?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Electrocomponents is currently classified as a High Flyer. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Electrocomponents share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Electrocomponents are currently priced at 913p. At that level they are trading at 4.66% premium to the analyst consensus target price of 872.35.

Analysts covering Electrocomponents currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.29585 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Electrocomponents share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Electrocomponents. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 27.63%. At the current price of 913p, shares in Electrocomponents are trading at 32.45% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Electrocomponents PE Ratio?

The Electrocomponents PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 29.2. The shares are currently trading at 913p.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Electrocomponents?

Electrocomponents's management team is headed by:

Ian Haslegrave - SEC
Peter Johnson - NEC
Karen Guerra - NID
Lindsley Ruth - CEO
Bertrand Bodson - NID
David Egan - CFO
Louisa Burdett - NID
Mike England - COO
Debbie Bowring - CEX
Debbie Lentz - CEX
Michael Cramb - SVP
Ken Bradley - CEX
Sean Fredericks - CEX
Simon Ramskill - CTO
Rona Fairhead - NEC
Who are the major shareholders of Electrocomponents?

Here are the top five shareholders of Electrocomponents based on the size of their shareholding:

Columbia Threadneedle Investments (UK) Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 16.65% (78.2m shares)
Majedie Asset Management Limited Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 9.23% (43.4m shares)
Threadneedle UK Equity Income Ret Net Inc GBP Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 6.29% (29.6m shares)
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.53% (26.0m shares)
Premier Asset Management Ltd Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.92% (23.1m shares)
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