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

-2.77 (-2.10%)
(As of 05/22/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
26,919 shs
Average Volume
15,551 shs
Market Capitalization
$635.07 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target
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About Preformed Line Products Stock (NASDAQ:PLPC)

Preformed Line Products Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs and manufactures products and systems that are used in the construction and maintenance of overhead, ground-mounted, and underground networks for the energy, telecommunication, cable, data communication, and other industries. The company offers optical ground wire products to support, protect, terminate, and splice transmission and distribution lines, as well as bolted, welded, and compressed connectors for substations; and string hardware products, polymer insulators, wildlife protection, substation fittings, and motion control devices. It also provides rugged outside plant closures to protect and support wireline and wireless networks, such as copper cable or fiber optic cable from moisture, environmental hazards, and other contaminants; and hardware assemblies, pole line hardware, plastic products, cable dynamics/vibration solutions, interior/exterior connectors, tools, and urethane solutions that are used by energy, renewable energy, communications, cable, and special industries for various applications. The company serves public and private energy utilities and communication companies, cable operators, governmental agencies, contractors and subcontractors, distributors, and value-added resellers in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific. It markets its products through a direct sales force, as well as through manufacturing representatives. Preformed Line Products Company was incorporated in 1947 and is headquartered in Mayfield Village, Ohio.

PLPC Stock Price History

PLPC Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 4/19 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Water, sewer, & utility lines
Electrical Components & Equipment
Current Symbol
Year Founded


Net Income
$63.33 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$669.68 million
Cash Flow
$16.63 per share
Book Value
$84.05 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$635.07 million
Not Optionable
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Robert G. Ruhlman (Age 67)
    Executive Chairman
    Comp: $2.84M
  • Mr. Dennis F. McKenna (Age 57)
    Chief Executive Officer
    Comp: $1.33M
  • Mr. Jon Ryan Ruhlman (Age 41)
    President & Director
    Comp: $967.85k
  • Mr. Andrew S. KlausMr. Andrew S. Klaus (Age 58)
    Chief Financial Officer
    Comp: $839.62k
  • Mr. John M. Hofstetter (Age 59)
    Executive Vice President of US Operations
    Comp: $830.67k
  • Mr. Thomas F. Peterson
  • Ms. Caroline Saylor Vaccariello (Age 57)
    General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
  • Mr. Timothy J. O'Shaughnessy (Age 53)
    Vice President of Human Resources
  • Mr. Tuan Tie Koh (Age 55)
    Vice President of Asia Pacific Region

PLPC Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have PLPC shares performed in 2024?

Preformed Line Products' stock was trading at $133.86 at the beginning of the year. Since then, PLPC stock has decreased by 3.6% and is now trading at $129.08.
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When is Preformed Line Products' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 7th 2024.
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How were Preformed Line Products' earnings last quarter?

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 1st. The technology company reported $1.94 EPS for the quarter. The technology company earned $140.90 million during the quarter. Preformed Line Products had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.67% and a net margin of 8.20%.

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 Monday, March 18th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, April 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Friday, April 19th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.62%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, April 1st.
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Is Preformed Line Products a good dividend stock?

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.61%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 7.74%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What is Robert G. Ruhlman's approval rating as Preformed Line Products' CEO?

17 employees have rated Preformed Line Products Chief Executive Officer Robert G. Ruhlman on Robert G. Ruhlman has an approval rating of 71% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Preformed Line Products own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Preformed Line Products investors own include Corning (GLW), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Mondi (MNDI), AbbVie (ABBV), Compañía de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. (BVN), General Motors (GM), International Business Machines (IBM), ImmunoGen (IMGN), Pfizer (PFE) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

Who are Preformed Line Products' major shareholders?

Preformed Line Products' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (1.49%), LSV Asset Management (1.05%), CM Management LLC (0.53%), Empowered Funds LLC (0.48%), Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (0.29%) and Cardinal Capital Management (0.17%). Insiders that own company stock include Andrew S Klaus, Barbara P Ruhlman Revocable Tr, Michael E Gibbons and Michael E Gibbons.
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How do I buy shares of Preformed Line Products?

Shares of PLPC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:PLPC) was last updated on 5/23/2024 by Staff

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