Preformed Line Products Stock Forecast, Price & News

+2.09 (+3.18 %)
(As of 04/23/2021 10:01 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $67.77
50-Day Range
MA: $69.16
52-Week Range
Now: $67.77
Volume9 shs
Average Volume12,047 shs
Market Capitalization$334.24 million
P/E Ratio10.38
Dividend Yield1.20%
Preformed Line Products Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs and manufactures products and systems used in the construction and maintenance of overhead, ground-mounted, and underground networks for the energy, telecommunication, cable operator, information, and other industries. The company offers formed wire products to support, protect, terminate, and secure power conductor and communication cables, as well as to control cable dynamics; and hardware products to support and protect transmission conductors, spacers, spacer-dampers, stockbridge dampers, corona suppression devices, and various compression fittings for dead-end applications. It also provides protective closures and splice cases to protect fixed line communication networks, such as copper cable or fiber optic cable from moisture, environmental hazards, and other contaminants; and data communication cabinets, hardware assemblies, pole line hardware, resale products, underground connectors, solar hardware systems, guy markers, tree guards, fiber optic cable markers, pedestal markers, and urethane products 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, financial institutions, 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. The company was incorporated in 1947 and is headquartered in Mayfield, Ohio.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water, sewer, & utility lines
Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PLPC
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$444.86 million
Cash Flow$6.94 per share
Book Value$53.62 per share


Net Income$23.30 million


Market Cap$334.24 million
Next Earnings Date5/7/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable


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Overall MarketRank

1.25 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

522nd out of 1,559 stocks

Water, Sewer, & Utility Lines Industry

6th out of 7 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+2.09 (+3.18 %)
(As of 04/23/2021 10:01 AM ET)
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Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Frequently Asked Questions

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When is Preformed Line Products' next earnings date?

Preformed Line Products is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May 7th 2021.
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How were Preformed Line Products' earnings last quarter?

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, March, 5th. The technology company reported $0.53 earnings per share for the quarter. The technology company had revenue of $118.51 million for the quarter. Preformed Line Products had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.32% and a net margin of 7.10%.
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How has Preformed Line Products' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Preformed Line Products' stock was trading at $42.25 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PLPC shares have increased by 60.4% and is now trading at $67.77.
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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, March 18th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Tuesday, April 20th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.18%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 31st.
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Is Preformed Line Products a good dividend stock?

Preformed Line Products pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.20%.
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Who are Preformed Line Products' key executives?

Preformed Line Products' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Robert G. Ruhlman, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 64, Pay $2.53M)
  • Mr. Dennis F. McKenna, Chief Operating Officer (Age 54, Pay $1.06M)
  • Mr. Thomas F. Peterson, Founder
  • Mr. Andrew S. Klaus, Chief Financial Officer (Age 56)
  • Ms. Caroline Saylor Vaccariello, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Jon Ryan Ruhlman, VP of Marketing & Bus. Devel. and Director (Age 38)
  • Mr. Timothy J. O'Shaughnessy, VP of HR (Age 50)
  • Mr. John M. Hofstetter, Exec. VP of US Operations (Age 56)

What is Robert G. Ruhlman's approval rating as Preformed Line Products' CEO?

17 employees have rated Preformed Line Products CEO Robert G. Ruhlman on Robert G. Ruhlman has an approval rating of 71% among Preformed Line Products' employees.

Who are some of Preformed Line Products' key competitors?

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).

What is Preformed Line Products' stock symbol?

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

Who are Preformed Line Products' major shareholders?

Preformed Line Products' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.15%). Company insiders that own Preformed Line Products stock include Andrew S Klaus, Michael E Gibbons and Robert G Ruhlman.
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Which major investors are selling Preformed Line Products stock?

PLPC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co..
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How do I buy shares of Preformed Line Products?

Shares of PLPC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Preformed Line Products' stock price today?

One share of PLPC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $67.77.

How much money does Preformed Line Products make?

Preformed Line Products has a market capitalization of $334.24 million and generates $444.86 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does Preformed Line Products have?

Preformed Line Products employs 2,969 workers across the globe.

What is Preformed Line Products' official website?

The official website for Preformed Line Products is

Where are Preformed Line Products' headquarters?

Preformed Line Products is headquartered at 660 Beta Drive, Mayfield Village OH, 44143.

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]

This page was last updated on 4/23/2021 by Staff
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