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Preformed Line Products NasdaqGS:PLPC Stock Report

Last Price

US$88.10

Market Cap

US$433.4m

7D

0.2%

1Y

35.2%

Updated

27 Nov, 2022

Data

Company Financials
PLPC fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health5/6
Dividends2/6

PLPC Stock Overview

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 operator, information, and other industries.

Preformed Line Products Company Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Preformed Line Products
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$88.10
52 Week HighUS$89.72
52 Week LowUS$54.97
Beta0.75
1 Month Change10.79%
3 Month Change9.22%
1 Year Change35.25%
3 Year Change22.53%
5 Year Change10.18%
Change since IPO418.23%

Recent News & Updates

Preformed Line acquires Delta Conectores to expand substation product offering

Oct 17

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.20

Sep 23
Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.20

Recent updates

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.20

Sep 23
Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.20

Robust Earnings May Not Tell The Whole Story For Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC)

Aug 13
Robust Earnings May Not Tell The Whole Story For Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC)

These 4 Measures Indicate That Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

Aug 06
These 4 Measures Indicate That Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Has Announced A Dividend Of US$0.20

Apr 01
Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Has Announced A Dividend Of US$0.20

Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Will Pay A Dividend Of US$0.20

Sep 20
Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Will Pay A Dividend Of US$0.20

Preformed Line Products' (NASDAQ:PLPC) Dividend Will Be US$0.20

Jun 24
Preformed Line Products' (NASDAQ:PLPC) Dividend Will Be US$0.20

Returns At Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Are On The Way Up

Jun 10
Returns At Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Are On The Way Up

Does Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

May 26
Does Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Here's Why Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Can Manage Its Debt Responsibly

May 11
Here's Why Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Can Manage Its Debt Responsibly

Shareholders May Not Be So Generous With Preformed Line Products Company's (NASDAQ:PLPC) CEO Compensation And Here's Why

Apr 28
Shareholders May Not Be So Generous With Preformed Line Products Company's (NASDAQ:PLPC) CEO Compensation And Here's Why

The Attractive Combination That Could Earn Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC) A Place In Your Dividend Portfolio

Apr 19
The Attractive Combination That Could Earn Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC) A Place In Your Dividend Portfolio

Have Insiders Been Buying Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC) Shares?

Mar 15
Have Insiders Been Buying Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC) Shares?

The Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Share Price Is Up 106% And Shareholders Are Boasting About It

Mar 01
The Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Share Price Is Up 106% And Shareholders Are Boasting About It

Are Strong Financial Prospects The Force That Is Driving The Momentum In Preformed Line Products Company's NASDAQ:PLPC) Stock?

Feb 15
Are Strong Financial Prospects The Force That Is Driving The Momentum In Preformed Line Products Company's NASDAQ:PLPC) Stock?

I Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Passed With Ease

Feb 01
I Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Passed With Ease

Is Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Using Too Much Debt?

Jan 20
Is Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC) Using Too Much Debt?

Here’s What’s Happening With Returns At Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC)

Jan 08
Here’s What’s Happening With Returns At Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC)

Is It Smart To Buy Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC) Before It Goes Ex-Dividend?

Dec 27
Is It Smart To Buy Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC) Before It Goes Ex-Dividend?

How Does Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC) Fare As A Dividend Stock?

Dec 25
How Does Preformed Line Products Company (NASDAQ:PLPC) Fare As A Dividend Stock?

Our Take On Preformed Line Products' (NASDAQ:PLPC) CEO Salary

Nov 30
Our Take On Preformed Line Products' (NASDAQ:PLPC) CEO Salary

Shareholder Returns

PLPCUS ElectricalUS Market
7D0.2%1.8%1.3%
1Y35.2%-21.1%-18.5%

Return vs Industry: PLPC exceeded the US Electrical industry which returned -21.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: PLPC exceeded the US Market which returned -18.5% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is PLPC's price volatile compared to industry and market?
PLPC volatility
PLPC Average Weekly Movement4.8%
Electrical Industry Average Movement10.3%
Market Average Movement7.4%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.6%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.3%

Stable Share Price: PLPC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: PLPC's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19472,927Rob Ruhlmanhttps://www.preformed.com

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 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 to protect fixed line communication networks, such as copper cable or fiber optic cable from moisture, environmental hazards, and other contaminants; and 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.

Preformed Line Products Company Fundamentals Summary

How do Preformed Line Products's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
PLPC fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$433.44m
Earnings (TTM)US$46.86m
Revenue (TTM)US$598.54m

9.3x

P/E Ratio

0.7x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
PLPC income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$598.54m
Cost of RevenueUS$405.75m
Gross ProfitUS$192.80m
Other ExpensesUS$145.94m
EarningsUS$46.86m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)9.52
Gross Margin32.21%
Net Profit Margin7.83%
Debt/Equity Ratio23.3%

How did PLPC perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

0.9%

Current Dividend Yield

8%

Payout Ratio