Preformed Line Products Company Company Profile (NASDAQ:PLPC)

About Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC)

Preformed Line Products Company logoPreformed Line Products Company (PLPC) is a designer and manufacturer of products and systems employed in the construction and maintenance of overhead and underground networks for the energy, telecommunication, cable operators and information industries. The Company's products include Formed Wire and Related Hardware Products, Protective Closures, Plastic Products and Other Products. The Company operates through four segments: PLP-USA (including corporate), The Americas (includes operations in North and South America without PLP-USA), EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) and Asia-Pacific. The Company's PLP-USA segment consists of its United States operations manufacturing its traditional products primarily supporting its domestic energy, telecommunications and solar products. Its other three segments, The Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific, support its energy, telecommunications, data communication and solar products in each respective geographical region.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Fiber Optic Cable Manufacturing
  • Sub-Industry: Electrical Components & Equipment
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:PLPC
  • CUSIP: 74044410
  • Web: www.preformed.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $316.06 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 5,115,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $52.62
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $49.65
  • 52 Week Range: $41.37 - $62.28
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.15
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $356.81 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.89
  • Book Value: $46.25 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.34
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.80
  • Dividend Yield: 1.4%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $34.53 million
  • Net Margins: 4.35%
  • Return on Equity: 6.77%
  • Return on Assets: 4.45%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.15%
  • Current Ratio: 3.31%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.03%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 15,344 shs.
  • Beta: 1.15
  • Short Ratio: 3.5
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC)

What is Preformed Line Products Company's stock symbol?

Preformed Line Products Company trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PLPC."

How often does Preformed Line Products Company pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Preformed Line Products Company?

Preformed Line Products Company declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, June 20th. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Thursday, July 20th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 29th. View Preformed Line Products Company's Dividend History.

How were Preformed Line Products Company's earnings last quarter?

Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC) issued its earnings results on Friday, August, 4th. The company reported $0.81 EPS for the quarter. The company had revenue of $97.51 million for the quarter. Preformed Line Products Company had a return on equity of 6.77% and a net margin of 4.35%. View Preformed Line Products Company's Earnings History.

When will Preformed Line Products Company make its next earnings announcement?

Preformed Line Products Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November, 3rd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Preformed Line Products Company.

Who are some of Preformed Line Products Company's key competitors?

Who are Preformed Line Products Company's key executives?

Preformed Line Products Company's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robert G. Ruhlman, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Dennis F. McKenna, Executive Vice President, Global Business Development
  • Michael A. Weisbarth, Vice President - Finance, Controller, Treasurer
  • William H. Haag III, Vice President - International Operations
  • John M. Hofstetter, Vice President - Sales and Global Communications Markets
  • J. Cecil Curlee Jr., Vice President - Human Resources
  • David C. Sunkle, Vice President - Research and Engineering and Manufacturing
  • Caroline S. Vaccariello, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • Maegan Adams Ruhlman, Director
  • J. Ryan Ruhlman, Director

Who owns Preformed Line Products Company stock?

Preformed Line Products Company's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Royce & Associates LP (12.29%), Keybank National Association OH (7.92%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.12%), FMR LLC (2.52%), Vanguard Group Inc. (1.68%) and LSV Asset Management (1.42%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Preformed Line Products Company.

Who sold Preformed Line Products Company stock? Who is selling Preformed Line Products Company stock?

Preformed Line Products Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, AXA, Atlantic Trust Group LLC, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Keybank National Association OH and FMR LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Preformed Line Products Company.

Who bought Preformed Line Products Company stock? Who is buying Preformed Line Products Company stock?

Preformed Line Products Company's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northern Trust Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, SG Americas Securities LLC, State Street Corp, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Vanguard Group Inc., The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company and Teachers Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Preformed Line Products Company.

How do I buy Preformed Line Products Company stock?

Shares of Preformed Line Products Company can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Preformed Line Products Company's stock price today?

One share of Preformed Line Products Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $61.79.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ PLPC)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  24 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  24 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  48
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Preformed Line Products Company 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 Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC)
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Earnings

Earnings History for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC)
Earnings by Quarter for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ PLPC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2017N/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2017Q2 2017$0.81$97.51 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2017Q1 2017$0.30$84.57 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2016Q316$0.92$89.10 million$88.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2016Q116$0.51$85.80 million$78.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115($0.05)$89.90 million$85.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q414$0.46$98.50 million$96.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2014Q214$0.94$111.72 million$99.98 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/14/2014Q413$0.58$104.20 million$98.54 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$1.71$108.69 million$114.21 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.05 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC)
Most Recent Dividend:7/20/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.80
Dividend Yield:1.29%
Payout Ratio:26.49% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
26.23% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC)

Dividend History by Quarter for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ PLPC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/20/2017Quarterly$0.201.75%6/29/20177/3/20177/20/2017
3/17/2017Quarterly$0.203/30/20174/3/20174/20/2017
12/20/2016Quarterly$0.201.35%12/29/20161/3/20171/20/2017
9/14/2016Quarterly$0.201.76%9/29/201610/3/201610/20/2016
6/20/2016quarterly$0.201.96%6/29/20167/1/20167/20/2016
3/23/2016quarterly$0.202.25%3/30/20164/1/20164/20/2016
12/11/2015quarterly$0.201.89%12/30/20151/4/20161/20/2016
9/15/2015quarterly$0.202.5%9/29/201510/1/201510/20/2015
6/15/2015quarterly$0.202.06%6/29/20157/1/20157/20/2015
3/20/2015quarterly$0.201.75%3/30/20154/1/20154/20/2015
12/12/2014quarterly$0.201.69%12/30/20141/2/20151/20/2015
9/16/2014quarterly$0.201.45%9/29/201410/1/201410/17/2014
6/10/2014quarterly$0.201.48%6/27/20147/1/20147/18/2014
3/19/2014quarterly$0.201.14%3/28/20144/1/20144/18/2014
12/11/2013quarterly$0.201.17%12/30/20131/2/20141/17/2014
9/19/2013quarterly$0.201.15%9/27/201310/1/201310/18/2013
6/20/2013quarterly$0.201.15%6/27/20137/1/20137/19/2013
12/14/2012special$0.4012/20/201212/24/201212/28/2012
12/13/2012quarterly$0.4012/24/201212/28/2012
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 37.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 43.80%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/21/2017Michael E GibbonsDirectorBuy15$49.29$739.35View SEC Filing  
4/21/2017Michael E GibbonsDirectorBuy14$52.15$730.10View SEC Filing  
12/9/2015Michael E GibbonsDirectorBuy1,000$41.86$41,860.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2015Robert G RuhlmanCEOSell1,290$45.39$58,553.10View SEC Filing  
8/15/2014P Ruhlman Irrevocable BarbaraMajor ShareholderSell20,427$54.83$1,120,012.41View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014Randall M RuhlmanDirectorSell10,213$54.83$559,978.79View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014Robert G RuhlmanCEOSell10,214$54.83$560,033.62View SEC Filing  
3/20/2014Robert G RuhlmanCEOSell2,098$62.99$132,153.02View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Caroline Saylor VaccarielloInsiderSell1,750$78.91$138,092.50View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Dennis F MckennaVPSell2,750$78.91$217,002.50View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Robert G RuhlmanCEOSell25,000$78.91$1,972,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013P Ruhlman Irrevocable BarbaraMajor ShareholderSell15,052$76.30$1,148,467.60View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Randall M RuhlmanDirectorSell7,526$76.30$574,233.80View SEC Filing  
8/23/2012J Cecil Curlee JrVPSell4,211$59.07$248,743.77View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC)
Latest Headlines for Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoPreformed Line Products Co. : PLPC-US: Dividend Analysis : July 03rd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 7:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPreformed Line Products Company (PLPC) Releases Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 12:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPreformed Line Products Announces Second Quarter And First Half 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 6:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPOWER DISK™ Mounts Solar Modules Anywhere on the Roof
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 6:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPreformed Line Products Company (PLPC) Announces $0.20 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 24 at 12:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPreformed Line Products Now Provides all Hardware Needed for ACCC® Conductor Installations, Worldwide
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 7:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Preformed Line Products Co. : May 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 6:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPreformed Line Products Co. :PLPC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 12:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPreformed Line Products Company (PLPC) Downgraded by TheStreet to "C+"
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 2:50 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Preformed Line Products says Michael Weisbarth will assume responsibilities of CFO -SEC filing
www.reuters.com - May 16 at 11:58 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 8-K PREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS For: May 09
www.streetinsider.com - May 10 at 7:29 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Preformed Line Products Q1 sales rose 7 pct to $84.6 mln
www.reuters.com - May 6 at 7:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPreformed Line Products Announces Financial Results For The Quarter Ended March 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 12:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Preformed Line Products Co. : April 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 9:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPreformed Line Products Company (PLPC) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.52
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 11:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPreformed Line Products Goes Platinum
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 6:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPreformed Line Products Company (PLPC) Getting Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 10:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPreformed Line Products Co. : PLPC-US: Dividend Analysis : April 03rd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 1:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPreformed Line Products Company Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.20 (plpc)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 7:17 AM
streetinsider.com logoPreformed Line Products (PLPC) Declares $0.20 Quarterly Dividend; 1.7% Yield
www.streetinsider.com - March 18 at 12:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPreformed Line Products Announces Quarterly Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - March 17 at 7:23 PM
capitalcube.com logoPreformed Line Products Co. :PLPC-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : March 16, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 16 at 8:00 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Preformed Line Products Q4 earnings per share $0.99
www.reuters.com - March 11 at 7:03 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoPreformed Line Products Announces Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 10 at 9:04 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPreformed Line Products Poised To Benefit From Grid Spending
seekingalpha.com - January 6 at 7:58 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Preformed Line Products Co. : December 19, 2016
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 20 at 11:55 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Preformed Line Products reports Q3 earnings per share $0.92
www.reuters.com - November 6 at 11:28 AM
streetinsider.com logoPreformed Line Products (PLPC) Reports Q3 EPS of $0.92
www.streetinsider.com - November 6 at 11:28 AM
seekingalpha.com logoPreformed Line Products declares $0.20 dividend
seekingalpha.com - September 15 at 6:50 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Preformed Line Products Co says CFO Eric R. Graef plans to retire
www.reuters.com - September 13 at 11:42 AM
streetinsider.com logoPreformed Line Products (PLPC) CFO Graef to Retire
www.streetinsider.com - September 13 at 11:42 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Preformed Line Products Q2 earnings per share $0.53
www.reuters.com - August 6 at 9:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPreformed Line Products Announces Second Quarter And First Half 2016 Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 6 at 9:38 AM
bizjournals.com logoExeclusive: 9 years after selling company, familiar name in NM solar is back
www.bizjournals.com - June 9 at 9:35 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoPREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS CO Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Regulation FD Dis
biz.yahoo.com - May 10 at 6:21 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPreformed Line Products reports Q1 results
seekingalpha.com - May 6 at 9:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPreformed Line Products Announces Financial Results For The Quarter Ended March 31, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 8:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoShareholder Alert: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces the Commencement of an Investigation Involving Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of Preformed Line Products Company -- PLPC
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 11:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPreformed Line Products (PLP) Announces Website Redesign
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 3:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoShareholder Alert: Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP Is Investigating Preformed Line Products Company for Potential Breaches Of Fiduciary Duty By Its Board of Directors
finance.yahoo.com - April 6 at 9:56 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoPREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS CO Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 11 at 2:42 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPreformed Line Products Company Company Profile
biz.yahoo.com - February 26 at 1:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS CO Financials
finance.yahoo.com - December 8 at 1:17 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
biz.yahoo.com - December 2 at 1:16 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements an
biz.yahoo.com - November 9 at 2:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPreformed Line Products Announces Financial Results for the Third Quarter and First Nine Months of 2015
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 10:38 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoPREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure
biz.yahoo.com - August 12 at 3:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPreformed Line Products Announces Repurchase Plan
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 2:52 PM

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