Preformed Line Products Company ( PLPC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 31, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 18, 2019. Shareholders who purchased PLPC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 23rd quarter that PLPC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $52.08, the dividend yield is 1.54%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PLPC was $52.08, representing a -46.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $96.83 and a 5.43% increase over the 52 week low of $49.40.
PLPC is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as American Water Works ( AWK ) and Aqua America, Inc. ( WTR ). PLPC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.32.
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