Preformed Line Products About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (PLPC)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/29/15, Preformed Line Products Co. ( PLPC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.20, payable on 7/20/15. As a percentage of PLPC's recent stock price of $38.37, this dividend works out to approximately 0.52%, so look for shares of Preformed Line Products Co. to trade 0.52% lower — all else being equal — when PLPC shares open for trading on 6/29/15.

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Below is a dividend history chart for PLPC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.20 declared by Preformed Line Products Co.:

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from PLPC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.08% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of PLPC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Preformed Line Products Co. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, PLPC's low point in its 52 week range is $37.35 per share, with $60.00 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $38.37.

In Thursday trading, Preformed Line Products Co. shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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