Briggs & Stratton Co. Company Profile (NYSE:BGG)

About Briggs & Stratton Co.

Briggs & Stratton Co. logoBriggs & Stratton Corporation is a producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. The Company designs, manufactures, markets, sells and services the various products for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) around the world. It also markets and sells related service parts and accessories for its engines. Its subsidiary is a marketer of pressure washers, and it is a designer, manufacturer and marketer of power generation, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Simplicity, Snapper, Snapper Pro, Ferris, PowerBoss, Allmand, Billy Goat, Murray, Branco and Victa brands. It operates in over 100 countries on six continents. It operates through two segments: Engines and Products. Its Engines segment sells engines around the world, primarily to OEMs of lawn and garden equipment and other gasoline engine-powered equipment. Its Products segment designs, manufactures and markets a range of outdoor power equipment, job site products and related accessories.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Diversified Machinery
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BGG
  • CUSIP: 10904310
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $21.47
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $21.67
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $20.51
  • 52-Week Range: $17.90 - $24.48
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 28.43
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.68
  • P/E Growth: -0.38
  • Market Cap: $925.04M
  • Outstanding Shares: 42,806,000
  • Beta: 0.82
  • Net Margins: 1.83%
  • Return on Equity: 11.27%
  • Return on Assets: 3.77%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.47%
  • Current Ratio: 1.87%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.78%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Briggs & Stratton Co. (NYSE:BGG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $23.67 (9.52% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Briggs & Stratton Co. (NYSE:BGG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/30/2017Northcoast ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$25.00View Rating Details
8/17/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutral$22.00View Rating Details
6/1/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Briggs & Stratton Co. (NYSE:BGG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/25/2017Q217$0.28$0.35$416.32 million$428.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q117($0.40)($0.34)$276.96 million$286.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/17/2016Q416$0.54$0.46$562.33 million$502.19 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2016Q316$0.89$0.80$642.22 million$603.75 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/20/2016Q216$0.18$0.34$435.16 million$413.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q116($0.35)($0.35)$284.75 million$289.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/12/2015Q415$0.38$0.51$533.90 million$538.82 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q315$0.75$0.86$655.03 million$619.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/21/2015Q215$0.14$0.26$453.80 million$444.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/15/2014Q115($0.38)($0.21)$316.80 million$292.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/14/2014Q414$0.36$0.31$495.93 million$496.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q3$0.88$0.82$636.80 million$628.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/23/2014Q214$0.09$0.05$439.97 million$416.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q114($0.29)($0.35)$307.93 million$317.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/15/2013Q4 2013$0.19$0.22$474.97 million$477.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/19/2013Q3 2013$1.04$0.89$707.67 million$637.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/24/2013Q2 2013$0.02$0.02$447.93 million$439.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/18/2012($0.18)($0.28)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012$0.28($0.18)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.96$0.99ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$0.05$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2011($0.21)($0.10)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2011$0.41$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.94$1.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$0.02$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Briggs & Stratton Co. (NYSE:BGG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.37 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.58 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.89$0.92$0.91
Q2 20162$0.50$0.59$0.55
Q3 20161($0.30)($0.30)($0.30)
Q4 20161$0.56$0.56$0.56
Q1 20171($0.30)($0.30)($0.30)
Q2 20171$0.31$0.31$0.31
Q3 20171$0.84$0.84$0.84
Q4 20171$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q1 20181($0.32)($0.32)($0.32)
Q2 20181$0.42$0.42$0.42
Q3 20181$0.97$0.97$0.97
Q4 20181$0.62$0.62$0.62
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Briggs & Stratton Co. (NYSE:BGG)
Annual Dividend:$0.56
Dividend Yield:2.59%
Dividend Growth:-17.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:75.68% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
40.88% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
35.44% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:5 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Briggs & Stratton Co. (NYSE:BGG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Briggs & Stratton Co. (NYSE:BGG)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 89.46%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/21/2017Harold L RedmanSVPSell22,530$21.84$492,055.20View SEC Filing  
1/31/2017Andrea L GolvachVPSell4,110$21.65$88,981.50View SEC Filing  
12/20/2016Todd J TeskeChairmanSell23,872$22.50$537,120.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2016Todd J TeskeChairmanSell6,438$22.50$144,855.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2016Todd J TeskeChairmanSell25,200$22.00$554,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2016Todd J TeskeChairmanSell20,000$21.50$430,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016Todd J TeskeChairmanSell75,000$20.52$1,539,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/27/2016William H ReitmanSVPSell15,300$19.84$303,552.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016William H. ReitmanSVPSell4,000$22.90$91,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Todd J TeskeCEOSell30,000$22.09$662,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016David G DebaetsVPSell6,380$22.00$140,360.00View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016David J. RodgersVPSell7,835$20.99$164,456.65View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Todd J. TeskeCEOSell49,213$20.98$1,032,488.74View SEC Filing  
2/5/2016David J. RodgersVPSell15,669$20.26$317,453.94View SEC Filing  
2/5/2016Harold L. RedmanSVPSell25,050$20.41$511,270.50View SEC Filing  
2/4/2016David G. DebaetsVPSell7,370$20.00$147,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2016Keith R McloughlinDirectorSell8,397$19.53$163,993.41View SEC Filing  
1/28/2016David J. RodgersVPSell15,668$19.63$307,562.84View SEC Filing  
1/27/2016William H. ReitmanSVPSell11,313$19.48$220,377.24View SEC Filing  
1/26/2016William H. ReitmanSVPSell6,107$19.47$118,903.29View SEC Filing  
1/25/2016William H. ReitmanSVPSell600$19.47$11,682.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015Frank M JaehnertDirectorBuy3,000$17.60$52,800.00View SEC Filing  
10/8/2015Todd J. TeskeCEOSell49,213$21.03$1,034,949.39View SEC Filing  
9/16/2015Todd J. TeskeCEOSell98,426$20.29$1,997,063.54View SEC Filing  
9/16/2015William H. ReitmanSVPSell5,000$20.44$102,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015Harold L. RedmanSVPSell40,400$19.90$803,960.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015Todd J. TeskeCEOSell123,156$19.91$2,452,035.96View SEC Filing  
8/28/2015David G. DebaetsVPSell4,914$20.00$98,280.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2015William H. ReitmanSVPSell10,650$19.99$212,893.50View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015David G DebaetsVPSell1,515$20.01$30,315.15View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Todd J TeskeCEOSell13,563$20.91$283,602.33View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Harold L RedmanSVPSell2,000$20.36$40,720.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015David G DebaetsVPSell1,000$20.07$20,070.00View SEC Filing  
1/28/2015Frank M JaehnertDirectorBuy2,000$18.91$37,820.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2014Robert F HeathVPSell8,365$20.35$170,227.75View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014David J RodgersCFOSell21,810$19.91$434,237.10View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014Todd J TeskeCEOSell43,620$20.49$893,773.80View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014Robert F HeathVPSell5,574$20.61$114,880.14View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014William H ReitmanVPSell10,803$20.93$226,106.79View SEC Filing  
8/19/2014Joseph C WrightSVPSell24,210$20.85$504,778.50View SEC Filing  
8/19/2014William H ReitmanVPSell14,000$20.60$288,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Todd J TeskeCEOSell30,000$20.99$629,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Robert F HeathVPSell22,766$20.96$477,175.36View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014William ReitmanVPSell4,740$22.95$108,783.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Joseph WrightSVPSell9,400$22.80$214,320.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Todd TeskeCEOSell10,000$22.82$228,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014William ReitmanVPSell5,078$22.95$116,540.10View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Harold RedmanVPSell22,877$22.33$510,843.41View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Todd TeskeCEOSell7,900$22.51$177,829.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2014Thomas SavageSVPSell47,756$22.47$1,073,077.32View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014David DebaetsVPSell5,233$22.30$116,695.90View SEC Filing  
2/12/2014David DebaetsVPSell2,500$21.68$54,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Randall CarpenterVPSell1,500$19.31$28,965.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2013Henrik SlipsagerDirectorBuy10,000$18.77$187,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2012William H ReitmanVPSell20,140$19.23$387,292.20View SEC Filing  
11/12/2012David G DebaetsVPSell1,808$19.50$35,256.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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What is Briggs & Stratton Co.'s stock symbol?

Briggs & Stratton Co. trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BGG."

How often does Briggs & Stratton Co. pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Briggs & Stratton Co.?

Briggs & Stratton Co. announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 16th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Monday, April 3rd. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 14th.

Where is Briggs & Stratton Co.'s stock going? Where will Briggs & Stratton Co.'s stock price be in 2017?

3 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Briggs & Stratton Co.'s stock. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $25.00. On average, they expect Briggs & Stratton Co.'s stock price to reach $23.67 in the next year.

When will Briggs & Stratton Co. announce their earnings?

Briggs & Stratton Co. is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April, 20th 2017.

Who owns Briggs & Stratton Co. stock?

Briggs & Stratton Co.'s stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.67%), State Street Corp (2.48%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (2.36%), Netols Asset Management Inc. (0.84%), Allianz Asset Management AG (0.81%) and AQR Capital Management LLC (0.60%). Company insiders that own Briggs & Stratton Co. stock include Andrea L Golvach, David G Debaets, David J Rodgers, Frank M Jaehnert, Harold L Redman, Keith R Mcloughlin, Todd J Teske and William H Reitman.

Who sold Briggs & Stratton Co. stock? Who is selling Briggs & Stratton Co. stock?

Briggs & Stratton Co.'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc., Cipher Capital LP, Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky and O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Briggs & Stratton Co. stock in the last year include Andrea L Golvach, David G Debaets, Harold L Redman, Todd J Teske and William H Reitman.

Who bought Briggs & Stratton Co. stock? Who is buying Briggs & Stratton Co. stock?

Briggs & Stratton Co.'s stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., State Street Corp, Allianz Asset Management AG, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Wexford Capital LP and Federated Investors Inc. PA.

How do I buy Briggs & Stratton Co. stock?

Shares of Briggs & Stratton Co. 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 Briggs & Stratton Co. stock cost?

One share of Briggs & Stratton Co. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.61.

Briggs & Stratton Co. (NYSE:BGG) Chart for Saturday, February, 25, 2017

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Briggs & Stratton Co. (NYSE:BGG)

Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by Staff