Company profile

Ticker
PLPC
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CEO
Robert G. Ruhlman
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IRS number
340676895

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Calendar

2 Aug 19
24 Aug 19
31 Dec 19

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Company financial data Financial data

Quarter (USD) Jun 19 Mar 19 Dec 18 Sep 18
Revenue 114.84M 97.15M 105.41M 108.41M
Net income 7.9M 1.82M 5.26M 9.05M
Diluted EPS 1.56 0.36 1.02 1.76
Net profit margin 6.88% 1.88% 4.99% 8.35%
Operating income 11.12M 2.05M 7.84M 8.02M
Net change in cash -2.2M -152K 9.58M -7.36M
Cash on hand 41.26M 43.46M 43.61M 34.03M
Cost of revenue 77.04M 69.89M 73.39M 74.92M
Annual (USD) Dec 18 Dec 17 Dec 16 Dec 15
Revenue 420.88M 378.21M 336.63M
Net income 26.58M 12.65M 15.26M 6.68M
Diluted EPS 5.21 2.47 2.95 1.24
Net profit margin 6.32% 3.35% 4.53%
Operating income 32.93M 26.11M 21.48M 12.35M
Net change in cash -749K 13.62M 344K 750K
Cash on hand 43.61M 44.36M 30.74M 30.39M
Cost of revenue 288.65M 259.58M 227.22M 251.21M

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Competition
CorningTyco Electronics
Risks
  • Due to the Company’s dependency on the energy and telecommunication industries, the Company is susceptible to negative trends relating to those industries that could adversely affect the Company’s operating results.
  • The Company’s business will suffer if the Company fails to develop and successfully introduce new and enhanced products that meet the changing needs of the Company’s customers.
  • The intense competition in the Company’s markets, particularly telecommunication, may lead to a reduction in sales and earnings.
  • Competitors’ introduction of products embodying new technologies or the emergence of new industry standards can render existing products or products under development obsolete or unmarketable and result in lost sales.
  • Price increases or decreased availability of raw materials could result in lower earnings.
  • The Company may not be able to successfully integrate businesses that it may acquire in the future or complete acquisitions on satisfactory terms, which could have a material adverse effect on the Company’s business, operating results and financial condition.
  • The Company may have interruptions in or lose business due to the uncertainty of the global economy, specifically related to the lack of available funding for the Company’s customers.
  • The Company may be adversely impacted by laws, regulation, and litigation.
  • Tax matters, including changes in tax rates, disagreements with taxing authorities and imposition of new taxes could impact the Company’s results of operations and financial condition.
  • The Company employs information technology systems to support its business, and any material breach, interruption or failure may adversely impact the Company’s business.
Management Discussion
  • Net sales. Net sales were $114.8 million for the three months ended June 30, 2019, an increase of $5.9 million, or 5%, from the three months ended June 30, 2018.  Excluding the unfavorable effect of currency translation, net sales for the three months ended June 30, 2019 increased $10.5 million compared to the same period in 2018, or 10%, as summarized in the following table:
  • Gross profit. Gross profit was $37.8 million and $35.2 million for the three-month periods ended June 30, 2019 and 2018, respectively.  Excluding the unfavorable effect of currency translation, gross profit increased $4.1 million, or 12%, as summarized in the following table:
  • Costs and expenses. Costs and expenses of $26.7 million for the three months ended June 30, 2019 increased $.8 million, or 3%.  Excluding the favorable effect of currency translation, costs and expenses increased $1.8 million, or 7%, as summarized in the following table:
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