Brunswick Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:BC)

About Brunswick Corporation

Brunswick Corporation logoBrunswick Corporation (Brunswick) is a designer, manufacturer and marketer of recreation products, including marine engines, boats, fitness and active recreation products. The Company operates in three segments, which include Marine Engine, Boat and Fitness. The Marine Engine segment manufactures and markets a range of outboard engines, sterndrive engines, inboard engines and marine parts and accessories, which are principally sold directly to boat builders, including Brunswick's Boat segment, or through marine retail dealers and distributors across the world. The Boat segment designs, manufactures and markets fiberglass pleasure boats, offshore fishing boats, yachts and sport yachts, aluminum fishing boats, pontoon boats, deck boats and inflatable boats. The Fitness segment designs, manufactures and markets fitness equipment, including treadmills, total body cross-trainers, stair climbers, stationary bikes and strength-training equipment, as well as billiards tables and accessories.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Recreational Goods, Other
  • Sub-Industry: Leisure Products
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BC
  • CUSIP: 11704310
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $59.90
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $56.98
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $50.46
  • 52-Week Range: $90,400,000.00 - $39.55
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.02
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.99
  • P/E Growth: 1.00
  • Market Cap: $5.42B
  • Outstanding Shares: 90,400,000
  • Beta: 1.95
  • Net Margins: 6.15%
  • Return on Equity: 23.22%
  • Return on Assets: 9.99%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.31%
  • Current Ratio: 1.75%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.96%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.69)
Consensus Price Target: $63.82 (6.36% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/31/2017Imperial CapitalBoost Price TargetOutperform$60.00 -> $70.00View Rating Details
1/30/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$72.00View Rating Details
1/27/2017RBC Capital MarketsSet Price TargetOutperform$57.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
1/27/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$57.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
1/19/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$60.00 -> $64.00View Rating Details
1/11/2017WunderlichReiterated RatingBuy$65.00View Rating Details
1/3/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
12/22/2016CL KingInitiated CoverageBuy$65.00View Rating Details
12/14/2016Forward ViewReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
12/16/2016WedbushBoost Price TargetOutperform$60.00 -> $66.00View Rating Details
7/18/2016Off Wall StreetInitiated CoverageSellView Rating Details
7/6/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$60.00View Rating Details
5/22/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/4/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$61.00 -> $50.00View Rating Details
2/1/2016BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$70.00 -> $59.00View Rating Details
1/21/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/11/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
12/16/2015J P Morgan Chase & CoInitiated CoverageOverweight$63.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/26/2017Q416$0.65$0.67$1.11 billion$1.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.92$0.91$1.11 billion$1.09 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$1.18$1.19$1.25 billion$1.24 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.71$0.71$1.07 billion$1.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$0.45$0.52$999.32 million$986.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q3$0.74$0.77$994.03 million$991.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$1.02$1.05$1.15 billion$1.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.61$0.59$997.31 million$985.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q4$0.27$0.33$927.98 million$938.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.29$0.64$915.77 million$932.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.91$0.95$1.17 billion$1.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q1$0.60$0.60$967.41 million$969.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q413$0.13$0.15$872.30 million$901.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.52$0.59$907.84 million$892.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$1.07$1.23$1.11 billion$1.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.63$0.76$998.29 million$995.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/24/2013Q4 2012($0.07)$0.02$849.45 million$829.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.29$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.84$0.93ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.41$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012($0.37)($0.30)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.19$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.54$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.10$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011($0.95)($1.17)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.01 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.62 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20166$0.68$0.72$0.70
Q2 20166$1.14$1.18$1.16
Q3 20167$0.89$0.98$0.93
Q4 20168$0.62$0.68$0.66
Q1 20178$0.80$0.86$0.82
Q2 20178$1.27$1.38$1.34
Q3 20178$0.98$1.08$1.04
Q4 20177$0.74$0.80$0.78
Q1 20184$0.94$1.05$0.99
Q2 20184$1.48$1.60$1.52
Q3 20183$1.13$1.14$1.13
Q4 20184$0.82$1.08$0.94
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC)
Annual Dividend:$0.66
Dividend Yield:1.10%
Dividend Growth:83.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:22.07% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
16.46% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
14.29% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 99.34%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/8/2017John C PfeiferInsiderSell2,878$59.63$171,615.14View SEC Filing  
2/6/2017Christopher F. DekkerVPSell1,645$60.33$99,242.85View SEC Filing  
1/10/2017John C. PfeiferInsiderSell19,193$54.95$1,054,655.35View SEC Filing  
7/15/2016William MetzgerCFOSell19,051$49.52$943,405.52View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016John C PfeiferInsiderSell1,519$47.69$72,441.11View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Christopher F DekkerVPSell5,631$43.79$246,581.49View SEC Filing  
2/12/2016Kevin GrodzkiVPSell45$39.50$1,777.50View SEC Filing  
2/12/2016William MetzgerCFOSell60$39.62$2,377.20View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015John C PfeiferInsiderSell7,660$54.10$414,406.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2015Alan L LoweVPSell20,000$53.89$1,077,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/19/2014Kevin GrodzkiVPSell6,210$50.51$313,667.10View SEC Filing  
12/9/2014Kevin GrodzkiVPSell17,529$50.31$881,883.99View SEC Filing  
11/28/2014Alan L LoweVPSell43,842$50.00$2,192,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Dustan E MccoyCEOSell1,175$49.15$57,751.25View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014Kevin GrodzkiVPSell7,738$49.00$379,162.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Alan LoweVPSell12,738$46.00$585,948.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Mark SchwaberoVPSell3,000$44.29$132,870.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014B Russell LockridgeVPSell55,426$45.00$2,494,170.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Dustan MccoyCEOSell12,000$43.34$520,080.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014William MetzgerCFOSell2,000$42.24$84,480.00View SEC Filing  
12/19/2013Dustan MccoyCEOSell372,153$45.48$16,925,518.44View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013Dustan MccoyCEOSell756,943$45.73$34,615,003.39View SEC Filing  
12/11/2013B Russell LockridgeVPSell7,000$46.11$322,770.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2013Manuel FernandezDirectorSell16,397$46.50$762,460.50View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Kevin GrodzkiVPSell66,235$44.35$2,937,522.25View SEC Filing  
10/17/2013Alan L LoweVPSell23,343$43.00$1,003,749.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2013Mark SchwaberoVPSell2,910$41.60$121,056.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2013Kevin GrodzkiVPSell5,000$41.00$205,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Kevin GrodzkiVPSell4,536$40.00$181,440.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Kristin M ColemanVPSell28,183$37.66$1,061,371.78View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Anne BelecDirectorSell5,000$39.00$195,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013B Russell LockridgeVPSell38,745$39.29$1,522,291.05View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Alan LoweVPSell33,552$39.39$1,321,613.28View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Kevin GrodzkiVPSell9,035$38.50$347,847.50View SEC Filing  
8/10/2012Cambria W DunawayDirectorSell10,000$22.57$225,700.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC)
News IconBuy or Sell? What Analysts Recommends: UDR, Inc. (UDR), Brunswick Corporation (BC) - StockNewsJournal (NYSE:BC) - February 18 at 9:53 AM logoBRUNSWICK CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSE:BC) - February 17 at 6:21 PM logoBrunswick Corporation : Brunswick Corporation declares quarterly dividend (NYSE:BC) - February 16 at 3:52 PM logoBrunswick Corporation : Brunswick Executives to Highlight Marine Trends, Products In Miami February 16 (NYSE:BC) - February 16 at 8:46 AM
News IconImpact Score Of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) At 0 | Stock ... - Stock Observer (NYSE:BC) - February 15 at 1:28 AM
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News IconPRES MERCURY MARINE of Brunswick Corporation St (NYSE:BC), Pfeifer John C, sells 2,878 shares worth $171,627 (NYSE:BC) - February 9 at 9:00 PM
News IconBrunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) Stock Price Target Given At $64.916 - Transcript Daily (NYSE:BC) - February 9 at 3:59 PM
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News IconBrunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) EPS Projection Set At $0.928 - Transcript Daily (NYSE:BC) - February 3 at 9:00 PM logoETFs with exposure to Brunswick Corp. : February 2, 2017 (NYSE:BC) - February 2 at 3:59 PM
News IconBrunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) Equity Price Target Fixed At $64.083 - Transcript Daily (NYSE:BC) - February 1 at 4:02 PM
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News IconBrunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) to Post $0.65 Earnings Per Share: Analysts - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:BC) - January 26 at 9:22 PM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:BC) - January 26 at 9:22 PM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Brunswick Corp. Q4 Earnings Report (NYSE:BC) - January 26 at 4:20 PM logoQ4 2016 Brunswick Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:BC) - January 26 at 4:20 PM logoBrunswick Corporation : Brunswick Releases Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings (NYSE:BC) - January 26 at 4:20 PM logo7:37 am Brunswick beats by $0.02, misses on revs; guides FY17 EPS & revenue in-line (NYSE:BC) - January 26 at 4:20 PM logoBRUNSWICK CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:BC) - January 26 at 4:20 PM logoBrunswick beats 4Q profit forecasts (NYSE:BC) - January 26 at 4:20 PM logoBrunswick Corp Earnings Call scheduled for 11:00 am ET today (NYSE:BC) - January 26 at 4:20 PM logoBrunswick Corporation : Gonzalez Named Vice President - Human Resources at Mercury Marine (NYSE:BC) - January 26 at 4:19 PM
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What is Brunswick Corporation's stock symbol?

Brunswick Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BC."

How often does Brunswick Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Brunswick Corporation?

Brunswick Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 16th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, February 28th will be given a dividend of $0.165 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a $0.66 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.10%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 24th.

Where is Brunswick Corporation's stock going? Where will Brunswick Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

13 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Brunswick Corporation's shares. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $72.00. On average, they anticipate Brunswick Corporation's stock price to reach $63.82 in the next year.

When will Brunswick Corporation announce their earnings?

Brunswick Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April, 26th 2017.

What are analysts saying about Brunswick Corporation stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Brunswick Corporation stock:

  • Imperial Capital analysts commented, "We are maintaining our Outperform rating and raising our one-year price target to $70 from $60 on BC shares. Our price target is approximately 18% above the recent share price." (1/31/2017)
  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "Brunswick Corporation is a manufacturer and marketer of leading consumer brands in four segments: Marine Engines, Boats, Fitness and Bowling & Billiards. The company also owns and operates: Brunswick bowling centers across the United States and internationally; Land 'N' Sea, a distributor of marine parts and accessories; and Omni Fitness, a chain of specialty fitness equipment retail stores. " (1/27/2017)

  • Jefferies Group LLC analysts commented, "An improved Defense outlook (in-line with Jefferies prior outlook) should drive Consensus estimates higher even as Access end markets remain soft. The F2016 outlook was increased marginally ($0.04 excluding the F2Q tax benefit) despite the better than expected quarterly result." (4/29/2016)

Who owns Brunswick Corporation stock?

Brunswick Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (5.26%), State Street Corp (2.76%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (1.95%), AQR Capital Management LLC (1.54%), Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC (1.27%) and Allianz Asset Management AG (1.08%). Company insiders that own Brunswick Corporation stock include Alan L Lowe, Christopher F Dekker, John C Pfeifer, Kevin Grodzki and William Metzger.

Who sold Brunswick Corporation stock? Who is selling Brunswick Corporation stock?

Brunswick Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including William Blair Investment Management LLC, Alyeska Investment Group L.P., Skyline Asset Management LP, State Street Corp, Hodges Capital Management Inc., Cipher Capital LP, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al and AQR Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Brunswick Corporation stock in the last year include Christopher F Dekker, John C Pfeifer and William Metzger.

Who bought Brunswick Corporation stock? Who is buying Brunswick Corporation stock?

Brunswick Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management AG, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Nicholas Investment Partners LP, Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC, FMR LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Royce & Associates LP and Columbia Wanger Asset Management LLC.

How do I buy Brunswick Corporation stock?

Shares of Brunswick Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Brunswick Corporation stock cost?

One share of Brunswick Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $60.00.

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Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by Staff