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PLPC Preformed Line Products PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The P/E ratio for Preformed Line Products stock stands at 12.56 as of Jun 14, 2024. This results from the current EPS of $10.48 and stock price of $131.58. An increase of 13% has been recorded in the PE ratio compared to the average of 11.1 of the past four quarters.

PLPC PE ratio history

How has PLPC's PE ratio performed in the past

Over the last ten years, the average PE ratio of Preformed Line Products has been 15.47. The current 12.56 price-to-earnings ratio is 19% less than the historical average. In the past ten years, PLPC's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Dec 2015 quarter at 33.68, with a price of $42.1 and an EPS of $1.25. The Jun 2022 quarter saw the lowest point at 6.62, with a price of $61.5 and an EPS of $9.29.


Preformed Line Products PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 47.33% in 2015

Maximum annual decrease: -64.15% in 2018

Year PE ratio Change
2023 10.4 37.75%
2022 7.55 -15.07%
2021 8.89 -21.4%
2020 11.31 -13.2%
2019 13.03 26.87%
2018 10.27 -64.15%
2017 28.65 45.43%
2016 19.7 -41.51%
2015 33.68 47.33%
2014 22.86 20%

PLPC average PE ratio chart

What is the average PE ratio of PLPC for the past years

Currently, PLPC's PE ratio is above its 3 and 5-year historical averages, but it is lower than the 10-year average.

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PLPC PE vs peers

What is PLPC's PE ratio compared to its peers

When compared to its peer stocks APH and GLW, PLPC's PE ratio is lower.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
PLPC Preformed Line Products Co 12.56 $647.12M
BDC Belden Inc 18.25 $3.85B
APH Amphenol Corp 40.16 $82.01B
GLW Corning Inc 51.03 $31.91B
CLFD Clearfield Inc N/A $554.53M
OCC Optical Cable Corp N/A $22.18M
RFIL R F Industries Ltd N/A $35.16M

Frequently asked questions

What is Preformed Line Products's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for PLPC stock as of Jun 14, 2024, stands at 12.56.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Preformed Line Products (PLPC)?

As an average over the last 3 years, PLPC stock has a PE ratio of 9.57.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Preformed Line Products (PLPC)?

As an average over the last 5 years, PLPC stock has a PE ratio of 9.97.

What is the highest PE ratio for PLPC?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 33.68 and it was in the Dec 2015 quarter.

How does the current PE ratio for PLPC compare to its historical average?

PLPC's price to earnings ratio is currently 19% below its 10-year historical average.

How is PLPC's PE ratio calculated (Preformed Line Products PE ratio formula)?

The P/E ratio is calculated by dividing the latest price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Jun 14, 2024), Preformed Line Products's stock price is $131.58. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $10.48. Therefore, Preformed Line Products's price to earnings ratio for today is 12.56. PE RATIO(12.56) = STOCK PRICE($131.58) / TTM EPS($10.48)

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.