Preformed Line Products Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.44 (+0.64 %)
(As of 08/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume3,799 shs
Average Volume10,661 shs
Market Capitalization$341.16 million
P/E Ratio10.90
Dividend Yield1.17%
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About Preformed Line Products

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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Overall MarketRank

2.13 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

322nd out of 844 stocks

Water, Sewer, & Utility Lines Industry

3rd out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 4.2Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Frequently Asked Questions

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Are investors shorting Preformed Line Products?

Preformed Line Products saw a decline in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 21,800 shares, a decline of 40.6% from the June 15th total of 36,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 9,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.3 days. Currently, 1.0% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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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, October 29th 2021.
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How were Preformed Line Products' earnings last quarter?

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) posted its earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The technology company reported $2.11 earnings per share for the quarter. The technology company had revenue of $117.63 million for the quarter. Preformed Line Products had a net margin of 6.38% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.02%.
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How has Preformed Line Products' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Preformed Line Products' stock was trading at $42.25 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PLPC stock has increased by 64.4% and is now trading at $69.44.
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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 Friday, June 18th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, July 1st will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Tuesday, July 20th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.15%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 30th.
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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 1.17%.
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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 $2.72M)
  • Mr. Andrew S. Klaus, Chief Financial Officer (Age 56, Pay $602.15k)
  • Mr. Dennis F. McKenna, Chief Operating Officer (Age 54, Pay $1.15M)
  • Mr. Thomas F. Peterson, Founder
  • 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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.77%). 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 Victory Capital Management Inc..
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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 $69.44.

How much money does Preformed Line Products make?

Preformed Line Products has a market capitalization of $341.16 million and generates $466.45 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 8/4/2021 by Staff
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