How to buy Luceco shares

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Luceco plc (LUCE) is a leading electrical equipment & parts business based in the UK. Luceco is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 1,587 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.

How to buy shares in Luceco

  1. Choose a platform. If you're a beginner, our share-dealing table below can help you choose.
  2. Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search the platform for stock code: LUCE in this case.
  5. Research Luceco shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Luceco shares. It's that simple.
The whole process can take as little as 15 minutes.

Luceco share price

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Luceco shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-01-24.
52-week range38.7241p - 299.5p
50-day moving average 260.9243p
200-day moving average 210.5241p
Wall St. target price65p
PE ratio 27
Dividend yield 0.01p (1.56%)
Earnings per share (TTM) 10p
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Share dealing platform comparison

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Name Product Price per trade Frequent trader rate Platform fees Brand description
Fineco
£2.95
£2.95
Zero platform fee
Your first 100 trades are free with Fineco, T&Cs apply.
Fineco Bank is good for share traders and investors looking for a complete platform and wide offer. Capital at risk.
eToro Free Stocks
0% commission, no markup, no ticket fee, no management fee
N/A
Withdrawal fee & GDP to USD deposit conversion
Capital at risk. 0% commission but other fees may apply.
IG
0% commission on US shares, and £3 on UK shares
From £5
£0 - £24 per quarter
IG is good for experienced traders, and offers learning resources for beginners, all with wide access to shares, ETFs and funds. Capital at risk.
Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account
£11.95
£5.95
No fees
Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK's number one platform for private investors, with the depth of features you'd expect from an established platform. Capital at risk.
Degiro Share Dealing
£1.75 + 0.022% (max £5.00)
£1.75 + 0.022% (max £5.00)
Portfolio transfer fees (in & out)
Degiro is widely seen as one of the best low-cost share brokers, for people who are looking to trade regularly. Capital at risk.
Interactive Investor
From £7.99 on the Investor Service Plan
From £7.99 on the Investor Service Plan
No transfer fees or exit fees. £9.99 a month on the Investor Service Plan
Open an ISA, Trading Account or SIPP you will get £100 of free trades to buy or sell any investment (new customers only).
Interactive Investor offers everything most investors need. Its flat fees makes it pricey for small portfolios, but cheap for big ones. Capital at risk.
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Name Product Minimum deposit Maximum annual fee Price per trade Brand description
Interactive Investor stocks and shares ISA
Any lump sum or £25 a month
£119.88
£7.99
Interactive Investor offers everything most investors need. Its flat fees makes it pricey for small portfolios, but cheap for big ones. Capital at risk.
Moneyfarm stocks and shares ISA
£1500
0.75%
£0
Moneyfarm helps you meet your investment goals with fully-managed portfolios designed around you. Capital at risk.
Hargreaves Lansdown stocks and shares ISA
£100
0.45%
£11.95
Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK's biggest wealth manager. It's got everything you'll need, from beginners to experienced investors. Capital at risk.
Nutmeg stocks and shares ISA
£100
0.75%
£0
Nutmeg offers three types of portfolios. Choose the one that goes with your investment style. Capital at risk.
Saxo Markets stocks and shares ISA
No minimum deposit requirement
0.12%
£8.00
Saxo Markets offers a wide access to a range of stocks, ETFs and funds. Capital at risk.
AJ Bell stocks and shares ISA
£500
0.25%
£9.95
AJ Bell is a good all-rounder for people who to choose between shares, funds, ISAs and pensions. Capital at risk.
Fidelity stocks and shares ISA
£1000 or a regular savings plan from £50
0.35%
£10.00
Fidelity is another good all-rounder, offering a good package at a decent price. Not suited for trading shares. Capital at risk.
Legal & General stocks and shares ISA
Legal & General stocks and shares ISA
£100 or £20 a month
0.61%
N/A
Legal & General is a big financial services company which offers insurance, lifetime mortgage, pensions and stocks and shares ISAs. Capital at risk.
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Name Product Minimum investment Choose from Annual fee Brand description
Interactive Investor Pension
Any lump sum or £25 a month
Over 3,000 funds
£10/month
interactive investor is a flat-fee platform, which makes it cost effective for larger portfolios. Capital at risk.
Moneyfarm Pension
£1,500 (initial investment)
7 funds
0.35%-0.75%
Moneyfarm has pensions that are matched against your risk appetite, goals and planned retirement date. Capital at risk.
AJ Bell Pension
£1,000
Over 2,000 funds
0.05-0.25%
AJ Bell has two different pension options, a self managed pension and one that is managed for you. Capital at risk.
PensionBee Pension
No minimum
7 funds
0.5% - 0.95%
Pension Bee is a newbie in the pension market. It helps consolidate your pension plans into one place. Capital at risk.
Hargreaves Lansdown Pension
£100 or £25 a month
2,500 funds
0-0.45%
Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK's biggest wealth manager. It's got three different retirement options. Capital at risk.
Saxo Markets Pension
Saxo Markets Pension
£10
Over 11,000 funds
No annual fee
Saxo Markets gives flexibility and control over your investment strategy. Capital at risk.
Penfold
Penfold
No minimum
4 portfolios
0.75-0.88%
Moneybox Pension
£1
3 funds
0.15% - 0.45% charged monthly
Manage your money with an easy-to-use Moneybox app. Capital at risk.
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Is it a good time to buy Luceco stock?

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Is Luceco under- or over-valued?

Valuing Luceco stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Luceco's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Luceco's P/E ratio

Luceco's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 27x. In other words, Luceco shares trade at around 27x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the FTSE 250 at the end of September 2019 (19.71). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

Luceco's EBITDA

Luceco's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is £27.1 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Luceco's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Luceco financials

Revenue TTM £161 million
Operating margin TTM 13.48%
Gross profit TTM £64.6 million
Return on assets TTM 11.24%
Return on equity TTM 32.75%
Profit margin 9.81%
Book value 0.353p
Market capitalisation £434.2 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Luceco share dividends

6%

Dividend payout ratio: 6% of net profits

Recently Luceco has paid out, on average, around 6% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.56% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Luceco shareholders could enjoy a 1.56% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Luceco's case, that would currently equate to about 0.01p per share.

While Luceco's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Luceco is investing more in its future growth.

The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 17 September 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").

Luceco share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Luceco's shares have ranged in value from as little as 38.7241p up to 299.5p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

LUCE.LSE volatility(beta: 1.24)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (LSE average) beta is 1, while Luceco's is 1.2373. This would suggest that Luceco's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

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Luceco overview

Luceco plc manufactures and distributes various light emitting diode (LED) lighting products and wiring accessories in the United Kingdom, Europe, the Middle East, the Americas, the Asia Pacific, and Africa. It operates through four segments: Wiring Accessories, Portable Power, LED Lighting, and Ross and Other. The company offers interior lighting products, including panel, downlight, battens, and high bay; and exterior lighting products, such as floodlights, bulkheads, road lanterns, and bollards, as well as replacement lamps and tubes, industrial lighting, exterior commercial and domestic site inspection, lighting control products. It also provides wiring accessories that include switches and sockets, such as USB charging sockets, as well as Wi-Fi, smart, exterior, and IP weatherproof accessories; cable reels, extension leads, surge protection devices, timers, and adaptors; and home entertainment products, including TV mounts, Indoor aerials, SCART & HDMI leads and TV interconnect accessories. In addition, the company offers sockets and switches; circuit protection comprises consumer units and associated devices, as well as industrial switches; and cable management and accessories. Further, it imports and distributes electrical accessories; and provides administrative and development services. Additionally, the company offers BG Smart!, an automation products automation products; electric vehicle chargers; on-the-desk power and data solutions for offices; and LED luminaires. It provides its products under the Luceco, Kingfisher Lighting, British General, Masterplug, and Ross brands. The company was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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