Preformed Line Products Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:PLPC)

$75.63 -1.58 (-2.05 %)
(As of 12/13/2017 11:40 AM ET)
Previous Close$77.21
Today's Range$75.49 - $76.66
52-Week Range$44.50 - $85.63
Volume4,600 shs
Average Volume10,820 shs
Market Capitalization$393.11 million
P/E Ratio23.19
Dividend Yield1.06%
Beta1.32

About Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC)

Preformed 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Fiber Optic Cable Manufacturing
Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNASDAQ:PLPC
CUSIP74044410
Phone440-461-5200

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.13%
Current Ratio3.15%
Quick Ratio2.00%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio23.19
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$336.63 million
Price / Sales1.14
Cash Flow$5.21 per share
Price / Cash14.53
Book Value$43.61 per share
Price / Book1.73

Profitability

Trailing EPS$3.33
Net Income$15.25 million
Net Margins4.64%
Return on Equity7.30%
Return on Assets4.85%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,579
Outstanding Shares5,090,000

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Preformed Line Products' stock symbol?

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

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

Preformed Line Products declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 21st. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Friday, October 20th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 29th. View Preformed Line Products' Dividend History.

How were Preformed Line Products' earnings last quarter?

Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, November, 3rd. The technology company reported $1.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The technology company had revenue of $99.24 million for the quarter. Preformed Line Products had a net margin of 4.64% and a return on equity of 7.30%. View Preformed Line Products' Earnings History.

When will Preformed Line Products make its next earnings announcement?

Preformed Line Products is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, March, 9th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Preformed Line Products.

Who are some of Preformed Line Products' key competitors?

Who are Preformed Line Products' key executives?

Preformed Line Products' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robert G. Ruhlman, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 58)
  • Dennis F. McKenna, Executive Vice President, Global Business Development (Age 48)
  • Michael A. Weisbarth, Vice President - Finance, Controller, Treasurer (Age 52)
  • William H. Haag III, Vice President - International Operations (Age 51)
  • John M. Hofstetter, Vice President - Sales and Global Communications Markets (Age 50)
  • J. Cecil Curlee Jr., Vice President - Human Resources (Age 58)
  • David C. Sunkle, Vice President - Research and Engineering and Manufacturing (Age 56)
  • Caroline S. Vaccariello, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary (Age 48)
  • Maegan Adams Ruhlman, Director (Age 31)
  • J. Ryan Ruhlman, Director (Age 32)

Who owns Preformed Line Products stock?

Preformed Line Products' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Royce & Associates LP (12.17%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.50%), Boston Partners (0.40%), 22NW LP (0.30%), Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.27%) and Shaker Investments LLC OH (0.14%). Company insiders that own Preformed Line Products stock include J Cecil Curlee Jr and Michael E Gibbons. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Preformed Line Products.

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

Preformed Line Products' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners and Royce & Associates LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Preformed Line Products.

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

Preformed Line Products' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, 22NW LP, Shaker Investments LLC OH, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Preformed Line Products.

How do I buy Preformed Line Products stock?

Shares of Preformed Line Products can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Preformed Line Products' stock price today?

One share of Preformed Line Products stock can currently be purchased for approximately $75.63.

How big of a company is Preformed Line Products?

Preformed Line Products has a market capitalization of $393.11 million and generates $336.63 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $15.25 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.33 on an earnings per share basis. Preformed Line Products employs 2,579 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Preformed Line Products?

Preformed Line Products' mailing address is 660 Beta Drive, Mayfield Village OH, 44143. The technology company can be reached via phone at 440-461-5200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Preformed Line Products (PLPC)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  45 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  43 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  88
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Preformed Line Products 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

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Analyst Ratings History


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Earnings

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC)

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ PLPC) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/8/2018N/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2017Q3 2017$1.23$99.24 millionViewN/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

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:10/20/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.80
Dividend Yield:1.06%
Payout Ratio:24.02% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC)

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/21/2017quarterly$0.201.32%9/29/201710/2/201710/20/2017
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

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ PLPC) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 37.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 44.88%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC)

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ PLPC) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/30/2017J Cecil Curlee JrVPSell3,130$68.50$214,405.00View SEC Filing  
10/25/2017Michael E GibbonsDirectorBuy10$71.47$714.70View SEC Filing  
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

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ PLPC) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Insider Selling: Preformed Line Products Company (PLPC) VP Sells 3,130 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Preformed Line Products Company (PLPC) VP Sells 3,130 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 2:34 PM
Preformed Line Products Company (PLPC) Releases Quarterly  Earnings ResultsPreformed Line Products Company (PLPC) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 4 at 12:35 PM
BRIEF-Preformed Line Products reports Q3 earnings $1.23/shrBRIEF-Preformed Line Products reports Q3 earnings $1.23/shr
www.reuters.com - November 4 at 8:56 AM
Preformed Line Products Announces Third Quarter And First Nine Months 2017 ResultsPreformed Line Products Announces Third Quarter And First Nine Months 2017 Results
www.bizjournals.com - November 4 at 8:56 AM
Preformed Line Products Company (PLPC) Scheduled to Post Earnings on ThursdayPreformed Line Products Company (PLPC) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 26 at 3:26 AM
ETFs with exposure to Preformed Line Products Co. : October 18, 2017ETFs with exposure to Preformed Line Products Co. : October 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 7:35 AM
Preformed Line Products Co. : PLPC-US: Dividend Analysis : October 02nd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 16, 2017Preformed Line Products Co. : PLPC-US: Dividend Analysis : October 02nd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 6:21 AM
ETFs with exposure to Preformed Line Products Co. : October 3, 2017ETFs with exposure to Preformed Line Products Co. : October 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 4:38 PM
Preformed Line Products Co. :PLPC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : October 2, 2017Preformed Line Products Co. :PLPC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : October 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 10:49 AM
Preformed Line Products Company (PLPC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 29, 2017 - NasdaqPreformed Line Products Company (PLPC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 29, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 28 at 10:28 AM
Preformed Line Products Company (PLPC) Plans $0.20 Quarterly DividendPreformed Line Products Company (PLPC) Plans $0.20 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 5:39 PM
Preformed Line Products Co. : PLPC-US: Dividend Analysis : July 03rd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 17, 2017Preformed 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
Preformed Line Products Company (PLPC) Releases  Earnings ResultsPreformed Line Products Company (PLPC) Releases Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 12:34 PM
Preformed Line Products Announces Second Quarter And First Half 2017 ResultsPreformed Line Products Announces Second Quarter And First Half 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 6:16 AM
POWER DISK™ Mounts Solar Modules Anywhere on the RoofPOWER DISK™ Mounts Solar Modules Anywhere on the Roof
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 6:42 AM
BRIEF-Preformed Line Products says Michael Weisbarth will assume responsibilities of CFO -SEC filingBRIEF-Preformed Line Products says Michael Weisbarth will assume responsibilities of CFO -SEC filing
www.reuters.com - May 16 at 11:58 PM
Form 8-K PREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS For: May 09Form 8-K PREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS For: May 09
www.streetinsider.com - May 10 at 7:29 PM
BRIEF-Preformed Line Products Q1 sales rose 7 pct to $84.6 mlnBRIEF-Preformed Line Products Q1 sales rose 7 pct to $84.6 mln
www.reuters.com - May 6 at 7:07 PM
Preformed Line Products (PLPC) Declares $0.20 Quarterly Dividend; 1.7% YieldPreformed Line Products (PLPC) Declares $0.20 Quarterly Dividend; 1.7% Yield
www.streetinsider.com - March 18 at 12:24 AM
Preformed Line Products Co. :PLPC-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : March 16, 2017Preformed Line Products Co. :PLPC-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : March 16, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 16 at 8:00 PM
BRIEF-Preformed Line Products Q4 earnings per share $0.99BRIEF-Preformed Line Products Q4 earnings per share $0.99
www.reuters.com - March 11 at 7:03 PM
Preformed Line Products Announces Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016Preformed Line Products Announces Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 10 at 9:04 PM
Preformed Line Products Poised To Benefit From Grid SpendingPreformed Line Products Poised To Benefit From Grid Spending
seekingalpha.com - January 6 at 7:58 PM
ETFs with exposure to Preformed Line Products Co. : December 19, 2016ETFs with exposure to Preformed Line Products Co. : December 19, 2016
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 20 at 11:55 PM
BRIEF-Preformed Line Products reports Q3 earnings per share $0.92BRIEF-Preformed Line Products reports Q3 earnings per share $0.92
www.reuters.com - November 6 at 11:28 AM
Preformed Line Products (PLPC) Reports Q3 EPS of $0.92Preformed Line Products (PLPC) Reports Q3 EPS of $0.92
www.streetinsider.com - November 6 at 11:28 AM
Preformed Line Products declares $0.20 dividendPreformed Line Products declares $0.20 dividend
seekingalpha.com - September 15 at 6:50 PM
BRIEF-Preformed Line Products Co says CFO Eric R. Graef plans to retireBRIEF-Preformed Line Products Co says CFO Eric R. Graef plans to retire
www.reuters.com - September 13 at 11:42 AM
Preformed Line Products (PLPC) CFO Graef to RetirePreformed Line Products (PLPC) CFO Graef to Retire
www.streetinsider.com - September 13 at 11:42 AM
BRIEF-Preformed Line Products Q2 earnings per share $0.53BRIEF-Preformed Line Products Q2 earnings per share $0.53
www.reuters.com - August 6 at 9:38 AM
Execlusive: 9 years after selling company, familiar name in NM solar is backExeclusive: 9 years after selling company, familiar name in NM solar is back
www.bizjournals.com - June 9 at 9:35 AM
PREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS CO Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Regulation FD DisPREFORMED 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
Preformed Line Products reports Q1 resultsPreformed Line Products reports Q1 results
seekingalpha.com - May 6 at 9:05 AM
PREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS CO Files SEC form 10-K, Annual ReportPREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS CO Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 11 at 2:42 PM
Preformed Line Products Company Company ProfilePreformed Line Products Company Company Profile
biz.yahoo.com - February 26 at 1:58 PM
PREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal OfficersPREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
biz.yahoo.com - December 2 at 1:16 PM
PREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements anPREFORMED 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
PREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD DisclosurePREFORMED LINE PRODUCTS CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure
biz.yahoo.com - August 12 at 3:36 PM

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