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Electrocomponents

Current Price 724.68p Bid 729.00p Ask 730.00p Change 16.17%
Last Updated: 24/05/2018 18:44. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Electrocomponents plc, through its brands RS Components and Allied Electronics, is the global distributor for engineers. It offers more than 500,000 industrial and electronic products, sourced from 2,500 leading suppliers, and provide a wide range of value-added services to over one million customers. With operations in 32 countries, it trades through multiple channels and ship around 50,000 parcels a day.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2017

Turnover
£1,511.70m
Operating Profit
£132.30m
Dividend Yield
2.00
Dividend Per Share
12.30
Dividend Cover
1.67
P/E Ratio
30.07

Key Personnel

Lindsley Ruth
Group Chief Executive
David John Egan
Group Finance Director
Peter Michael Johnson
Non-Executive Chairman
Karen Guerra
Non-Executive Director
John Cook Pattullo
Non-Executive Director
Bertrand Bodson
Non-Executive Director
Louisa Sachiko Burdett
Non-Executive Director
Simon Charles Conrad Pryce
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
ECM
ISIN
GB0003096442
Shares in Issue
442,406,696
Market cap
£2,780.08m

Analyst Views (4)

Strong Buy
 
25.00%
Buy
 
50.00%
Hold
 
0.00%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
25.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
730.00p
Bid Price
729.00p
Ask Price
730.00p
Volume
4022403
Change Today
101.60p
% Change Today
16.17%
Open
642.20p
Previous Close
730.00p
Intraday High
730.00p
Intraday Low
642.20p
52 Week High
711.50p
52 Week Low
531.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Electrocomponents Intra-day Chart

Electrocomponents News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Global equities fall on Trump's decision to cancel North Korea summit 24 May 2018 | 16:56 FTSE slips as utility stocks struggle 24 May 2018 | 12:00 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 24 May 2018 | 10:40 FTSE bounces back after sell-off 24 May 2018 | 08:37 Electrocomponents adjusted pretax profit up 35%; acquires IESA for £88m 24 May 2018 | 08:10 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 10 Apr 2018 | 12:20 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 09 Apr 2018 | 12:20 FTSE rallies as trade concerns fade 05 Apr 2018 | 16:51 FTSE rises on potential trade tariff turnaround 05 Apr 2018 | 11:56 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 05 Apr 2018 | 08:40 Electrocomponents sees adjusted pretax profit ahead of expectations 05 Apr 2018 | 08:27 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 29 Mar 2018 | 08:00 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 05 Feb 2018 | 16:20 Electrocomponents reports underlying revenue growth 05 Feb 2018 | 08:02 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 03 Jan 2018 | 12:10 Director Deals - Electrocomponents PLC (ECM) 19 Dec 2017 | 12:40 Director Deals - Electrocomponents PLC (ECM) 18 Dec 2017 | 11:15 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 12 Dec 2017 | 09:00 Director Deals - Electrocomponents PLC (ECM) 11 Dec 2017 | 14:55 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 06 Dec 2017 | 10:20 Electrocomponents hosts site visit 01 Dec 2017 | 13:45 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 15 Nov 2017 | 10:10 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 31 Oct 2017 | 08:30 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 10 Oct 2017 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 03 Oct 2017 | 11:50 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 03 Oct 2017 | 11:40 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 03 Oct 2017 | 11:00 Electrocomponents sees growth in all regions 03 Oct 2017 | 07:14 All resolutions passed at AGM of Electrocomponents 20 Jul 2017 | 14:08 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Electrocomponents PLC 03 Jul 2017 | 11:20

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Tangible Assets
96.9
96.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
260.3
241.3
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
30.4
28.4
Total Non-Current Assets
387.6
365.7
Inventory
303.8
269.4
Trade & Receivables
277.9
231.9
Cash & Receivables
76.7
34.5
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
17.2
0.8
Total Assets
1,063.2
902.3

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Short Term Liabilities
390.2
240.0
Long Term Liabilities
284.0
306.5
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
674.2
546.5

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Net Assets
389.0
355.8

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Share Capital
44.2
44.1
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
231.6
242.9
Share Premium Account
44.5
43.5
Other Equity
68.7
25.3
Total Equity
389.0
355.8

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
127.7
75.5
Cashflow Before Financing
112.6
46.6
Increase / Decrease in Cash
13.1
3.5

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Turnover
1,511.7
1,291.1
Cost of Sales
855.0
729.6
Gross Profit
656.7
561.5
Operating Profit
132.3
40.1
Pre-Tax Profit
127.1
34.9
Profit / Loss for the Year
92.1
21.9

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
30 Nov 2017
10 Jan 2018
H2 Dividend
15 Jun 2017
26 Jul 2017
H1 Dividend
01 Dec 2016
11 Jan 2017
H2 Dividend
16 Jun 2016
26 Jul 2016
H1 Dividend
03 Dec 2015
13 Jan 2016
H2 Dividend
25 Jun 2015
28 Jul 2015
H1 Dividend
04 Dec 2014
09 Jan 2015
H2 Dividend
25 Jun 2014
29 Jul 2014
H1 Dividend
04 Dec 2013
10 Jan 2014
H2 Dividend
19 Jun 2013
22 Jul 2013
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