NASDAQ:PLPC - Preformed Line Products Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$90.81 -1.19 (-1.29 %)
(As of 06/25/2018 12:01 PM ET)
Previous Close$91.51
Today's Range$90.00 - $91.51
52-Week Range$44.80 - $96.83
Volume747 shs
Average Volume13,050 shs
Market Capitalization$464.49 million
P/E Ratio28.13
Dividend Yield0.87%
Beta1.35
Preformed Line Products logoPreformed Line Products Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs and manufactures products and systems used in the construction and maintenance of overhead and underground networks for the energy, telecommunication, cable operator, information, and other industries. The company offers formed wire and related hardware 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, including splice cases to protect fixed line communication networks, such as copper cable or fiber optic cable from moisture, environmental hazards, and other contaminants; and plastic products comprising guy markers, tree guards, fiber optic cable markers, and pedestal markers to identify power conductors, communication cables, and guy wires. In addition, the company offers data communication cabinets, hardware assemblies, pole line hardware, resale products, underground connectors, solar hardware systems, and urethane products for use by energy, renewable energy, communications, cable, and special industries for various applications; and solar hardware systems and mounting hardware for various solar power applications, as well as fiber optic and copper splice closures. It serves public and private energy utilities and communication companies, cable operators, governmental agencies, contractors and subcontractors, distributors, and value-added resellers in the United States, the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia-Pacific. The company markets its products through a direct sales force, as well as through manufacturing representatives. Preformed Line Products Company was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water, sewer, & utility lines
Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNASDAQ:PLPC
CUSIP74044410
Phone440-461-5200

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.18
Current Ratio3.54
Quick Ratio2.18

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio28.13
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$378.21 million
Price / Sales1.21
Cash Flow$4.9326 per share
Price / Cash18.41
Book Value$46.85 per share
Price / Book1.94

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$12.65 million
Net Margins4.25%
Return on Equity6.89%
Return on Assets4.60%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,762
Outstanding Shares5,050,000

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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 Tuesday, June 12th. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Friday, July 20th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.88%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 29th. View Preformed Line Products' Dividend History.

How will Preformed Line Products' stock buyback program work?

Preformed Line Products announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback program on Saturday, December 16th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase 250,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Preformed Line Products' earnings last quarter?

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, May, 4th. The technology company reported $1.09 earnings per share for the quarter. The technology company had revenue of $98.14 million for the quarter. Preformed Line Products had a return on equity of 6.89% and a net margin of 4.25%. View Preformed Line Products' Earnings History.

When is Preformed Line Products' next earnings date?

Preformed Line Products is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August, 3rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Preformed Line Products.

Who are some of Preformed Line Products' key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Preformed Line Products include MasTec (MTZ), Dycom Industries (DY), Primoris Services (PRIM), Aegion (AEGN) and MYR Group (MYRG).

Who are Preformed Line Products' key executives?

Preformed Line Products' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert G. Ruhlman, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 61)
  • Mr. Dennis F. McKenna, Exec. VP of Marketing & Global Bus. Devel. (Age 51)
  • Mr. William H. Haag III, VP of Asia Pacific Region (Age 54)
  • Mr. David C. Sunkle, VP of Research & Engineering and Manufacturing (Age 59)
  • Mr. Thomas F. Peterson, Founder

Has Preformed Line Products been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about PLPC stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Preformed Line Products earned a news sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the technology company an impact score of 44.64 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Preformed Line Products' major shareholders?

Preformed Line Products' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.00%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (1.90%), Millennium Management LLC (0.18%), Shaker Investments LLC OH (0.16%), Alambic Investment Management L.P. (0.10%) and Seizert Capital Partners LLC (0.07%). 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.

Which institutional investors are selling Preformed Line Products stock?

PLPC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC and Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Preformed Line Products.

Which institutional investors are buying Preformed Line Products stock?

PLPC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Alambic Investment Management L.P., Seizert Capital Partners LLC, Shaker Investments LLC OH, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and UBS Group AG. View Insider Buying and Selling for Preformed Line Products.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Preformed Line Products' stock price today?

One share of PLPC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $90.81.

How big of a company is Preformed Line Products?

Preformed Line Products has a market capitalization of $464.49 million and generates $378.21 million in revenue each year. Preformed Line Products employs 2,762 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:  79 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  72 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  151
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Preformed Line Products and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PLPC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PLPC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/25/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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