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NASDAQ:PLPCPreformed Line Products Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.45 (-0.76 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $59.00
50-Day Range
MA: $51.58
52-Week Range
Now: $59.00
Volume4,538 shs
Average Volume10,050 shs
Market Capitalization$290.04 million
P/E Ratio10.75
Dividend Yield1.35%
Preformed 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 5.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.75 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$444.86 million
Cash Flow$7.24 per share
Book Value$53.62 per share


Net Income$23.30 million


Market Cap$290.04 million
Next Earnings Date11/6/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable
-0.45 (-0.76 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Preformed Line Products' stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Preformed Line Products' stock was trading at $42.25 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PLPC stock has increased by 39.6% and is now trading at $59.00.
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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, November 6th 2020.
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How were Preformed Line Products' earnings last quarter?

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The technology company reported $2.11 earnings per share for the quarter. Preformed Line Products had a return on equity of 10.63% and a net margin of 6.12%.
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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 dividend on Saturday, June 20th. Investors of record on Wednesday, July 1st will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Tuesday, June 30th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 30th.
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Has Preformed Line Products been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about PLPC stock has been trending somewhat negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Preformed Line Products earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.
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Are investors shorting Preformed Line Products?

Preformed Line Products saw a drop in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 5,100 shares, a drop of 33.8% from the January 15th total of 7,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 9,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.5 days. Approximately 0.2% of the company's shares are sold short.
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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), AbbVie (ABBV), Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BVN), General Motors (GM), IBM (IBM), Mondi (MNDI), Verizon Communications (VZ), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Antero Resources (AR).

Who are Preformed Line Products' key executives?

Preformed Line Products' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Robert G. Ruhlman, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Michael A. Weisbarth, VP of Fin. & Treasurer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Dennis F. McKenna, COO and Exec. VP of Marketing & Global Bus. Devel. (Age 52)
  • Mr. William H. Haag III, VP of Asia Pacific Region (Age 55)
  • Mr. David C. Sunkle, VP of Research & Engineering and Manufacturing (Age 60)

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (1.83%), LSV Asset Management (1.45%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.74%), PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.57%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.45%) and UBS Group AG (0.17%). Company insiders that own Preformed Line Products stock include Andrew S Klaus, Michael E Gibbons and Robert G Ruhlman.
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Which institutional investors are selling Preformed Line Products stock?

PLPC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, UBS Group AG, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., and Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying Preformed Line Products stock?

PLPC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., AJO LP, Bank of America Corp DE, California Public Employees Retirement System, Strs Ohio, First Trust Advisors LP, and Denali Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Preformed Line Products stock in the last two years include Andrew S Klaus, Michael E Gibbons, and Robert G Ruhlman.
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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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Preformed Line Products' stock price today?

One share of PLPC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.00.

How big of a company is Preformed Line Products?

Preformed Line Products has a market capitalization of $290.04 million and generates $444.86 million in revenue each year. Preformed Line Products employs 2,983 workers across the globe.

What is Preformed Line Products' official website?

The official website for Preformed Line Products is www.preformed.com.

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 8/15/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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