Preformed Line Products Overview

  • Founded
  • 1947

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 2,927

  • Stock Symbol
  • PLPC

Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 11

  • Share Price
  • $94.34

  • (As of Wednesday Closing)

Preformed Line Products General Information


Preformed Line Products Co is a designer and manufacturer of products and systems for construction and maintenance of overhead and underground networks for the energy, telecommunication, cable operators, data communication and other industries. In addition, it provides solar hardware systems and mounting hardware for a variety of solar power applications. Its products consist of Energy Products, Communications Products, and Special Industries Products. The company's majority of the revenue is derived from the sale of products in the United States with operations also in The Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and Asia-Pacific. Most of its revenue gets driven by Energy products which comprise protecting transmission conductors, spacers, spacer-dampers, Stockbridge dampers.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Fiberoptic Equipment
Stock Exchange
Primary Office
  • 660 Beta Drive
  • Cleveland, OH 44143
  • United States
+1 (440) 000-0000

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Preformed Line Products Stock Performance

(As of Wednesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$94.34 $89.46 $54.97 - $94.50 $440M 4.92M 14.2K $9.51

Preformed Line Products Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 30-Sep-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021 FY 2020 31-Dec-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019
EV 407,920 352,695 373,848 334,614
Revenue 598,543 517,417 466,449 444,861
EBITDA 78,885 66,314 56,708 46,692
Net Income 46,858 35,729 29,803 23,303
Total Assets 530,714 489,018 461,087 433,571
Total Debt 85,012 69,727 66,960 76,080
Public Fundamental Data provided by Morningstar, Inc. disclaimer

Preformed Line Products Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Preformed Line Products Patents

Preformed Line Products Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-11467363-B1 Mid-span fiber breakout Active 10-Jun-2021 0000000000 0
US-20220373756-A1 Cable restraints for splice enclosures and splice enclosures including cable restraints Pending 19-May-2021 0000000000
US-20220260801-A1 Terminal closure Pending 16-Feb-2021 0000000000
US-20220200515-A1 Mounting system for mounting a photovoltaic panel Pending 18-Dec-2020 000000000
US-20220196063-A1 Articulating tension adjustment device Pending 18-Dec-2020 F16G11/12
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Preformed Line Products Executive Team (13)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Robert Ruhlman Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
Andrew Klaus Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Chief Accounting Officer, Accounting
Dennis Mckenna Chief Operating Officer, Operations
Barbara Ruhlman Director Emeritus
John Hofstetter Executive Vice President, U.S. Operations
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Preformed Line Products Board Members (9)

Name Representing Role Since
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00000 0000000 00 Self Board Member 000 0000
000 0000000 Preformed Line Products Board Member & Vice President 000 0000
000000 00000 Preformed Line Products Board Member 000 0000
0000000 0000000 Self Board Member 000 0000
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Preformed Line Products Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Preformed Line Products Acquisitions (11)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000 0000000 17-Oct-2022 0000000000 Electrical Equipment 0000 0000
00000000 01-Mar-2022 0000000000 00.00 Industrial Supplies and Parts 000000 00
00000000 0000 12-Jan-2022 0000000000 Electrical Equipment 000000 00
00000 0000000 01-Apr-2019 0000000000 00.00 Telecommunications Service Providers 000000 00
SubCon Electrical Fittings 28-Feb-2019 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Electrical Equipment 000000 00
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Preformed Line Products Subsidiaries (7)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
SubCon Electrical Fittings Electrical Equipment Dornbirn, Austria 2000
00000 000000000 Machinery (B2B) Lachine, Canada 0000
00000000 Industrial Supplies and Parts Kralice na Hané, Czech Republic 0000
00000000 000000000 Electrical Equipment Sao Jose Dos Pinhais, Brazil 0000
00000 0000000 Telecommunications Service Providers Kralice Na Hane, Czech Republic 0000
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Preformed Line Products Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
000 0000 000000000 01-Jan-1993 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 000000000 0000 000
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