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NYSE:BRC

Brady (BRC) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$57.82
-1.42 (-2.40%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$57.75
$59.52
50-Day Range
$57.82
$62.88
52-Week Range
$46.77
$63.02
Volume
465,052 shs
Average Volume
245,917 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.79 billion
P/E Ratio
15.10
Dividend Yield
1.63%
Price Target
$65.00

Brady MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
12.4% Upside
$65.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.96% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.62mentions of Brady in the last 14 days
Based on 45 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
7.50%
From $4.00 to $4.30 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.22 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

43rd out of 175 stocks

Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries Industry

2nd out of 9 stocks


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About Brady Stock (NYSE:BRC)

Brady Corporation manufactures and supplies identification solutions (IDS) and workplace safety (WPS) products to identify and protect premises, products, and people in the United States and internationally. The company offers materials, printing systems, RFID, and bar code scanners for product identification, brand protection labeling, work in process labeling, finished product identification, and industrial track and trace applications; safety signs, floor-marking tapes, pipe markers, labeling systems, spill control products, lockout/tagout device, and software and services for safety compliance auditing, procedure writing, and training; and hand-held printers, wire markers, sleeves, and tags for wire identification. It also provides name tags, badges, lanyards, rigid card printing systems, and access control software for people identification; and wristbands, labels, printing systems, and other products for tracking and improving the safety of patients. In addition, the company offers workplace safety, identification, and compliance products, such as safety and compliance signs, tags, labels, and markings; informational signage and markings; asset tracking labels; facility safety and personal protection equipment; first-aid products; and other compliance products for process, government, education, construction, and utilities industries. Further, it provides stock and custom identification products; and sells related resale products. The company serves industrial and electronic manufacturing, healthcare, chemical, oil, gas, automotive, aerospace, governments, mass transit, electrical contractors, education, leisure and entertainment, telecommunications, and other industries through distributors, direct sales force, and digital channels. Brady Corporation was incorporated in 1914 and is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

BRC Stock Price History

BRC Stock News Headlines

Brady Second Quarter 2024 Earnings: Revenues Disappoint
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In 2023, we saw waves of bank collapses, emergency bailouts, and Treasury bond crashes. Yet big banks are celebrating record earnings in 2024… as more and more ordinary folks struggle to make ends meet every day. The 24-year market veteran who called the Lehman Brothers collapse in 2008 reveals why. 
Brady: Fiscal Q2 Earnings Snapshot
Brady Corp. Boosts FY24 Adj. EPS; Q2 Adj. EPS Meets View
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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 1/31 Dividend
1/09/2024
Dividend Payable
1/31/2024
Last Earnings
2/22/2024
Today
2/24/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/16/2024
Fiscal Year End
7/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Miscellaneous manufacturing industries
Sub-Industry
Electrical Components & Equipment
CUSIP
10467410
Employees
5,600
Year Founded
1914

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$65.00
High Stock Price Target
$65.00
Low Stock Price Target
$65.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+12.4%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$174.86 million
Pretax Margin
18.10%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.33 billion
Cash Flow
$4.30 per share
Book Value
$21.49 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
40,791,000
Market Cap
$2.79 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.80

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BRC Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Brady stock right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Brady in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" BRC shares.
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What is Brady's stock price target for 2024?

1 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Brady's stock. Their BRC share price targets range from $65.00 to $65.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $65.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have BRC shares performed in 2024?

Brady's stock was trading at $58.69 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, BRC shares have decreased by 1.5% and is now trading at $57.82.
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Are investors shorting Brady?

Brady saw a decrease in short interest in January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 875,300 shares, a decrease of 21.1% from the December 31st total of 1,110,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 343,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.5 days. Currently, 2.0% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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.

When is Brady's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 16th 2024.
View our BRC earnings forecast
.

How were Brady's earnings last quarter?

Brady Co. (NYSE:BRC) announced its earnings results on Thursday, February, 22nd. The industrial products company reported $0.93 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.01. The industrial products company had revenue of $322.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $339.61 million. Brady had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 19.24% and a net margin of 14.08%. The firm's revenue was down 1.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.81 earnings per share.

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

Brady announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 20th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, April 9th will be given a dividend of $0.235 per share on Tuesday, April 30th. This represents a $0.94 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.63%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, April 8th.
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.

Is Brady a good dividend stock?

Brady (NYSE:BRC) pays an annual dividend of $0.94 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.63%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 38 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 24.54%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, BRC will have a dividend payout ratio of 21.86% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for BRC.

What guidance has Brady issued on next quarter's earnings?

Brady updated its FY24 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 22nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.95-4.10 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.07.

What is J. Michael Nauman's approval rating as Brady's CEO?

179 employees have rated Brady Chief Executive Officer J. Michael Nauman on Glassdoor.com. J. Michael Nauman has an approval rating of 77% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Brady own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Brady investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), AbbVie (ABBV), AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Pfizer (PFE), 3M (MMM), Target (TGT), Verizon Communications (VZ), Waste Management (WM) and Costco Wholesale (COST).

Who are Brady's major shareholders?

Brady's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.91%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.06%), First Trust Advisors LP (2.44%), Pacer Advisors Inc. (1.77%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (1.71%) and Boston Partners (0.96%). Insiders that own company stock include Bentley Curran, Brett Wilms, Elizabeth P Bruno, Frank W Harris, Nancy Lee Gioia and Russell Shaller.
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How do I buy shares of Brady?

Shares of BRC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Brady have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Brady: AIO Acquisition Inc., Accidental Health & Safety Pty Ltd, All-On-One Products, B.I. (UK) Limited, BIG, Bakee Metal Manufactory Company Limited, Balkhausen GmbH, Brady, Brady (Beijing) Co. Ltd., Brady (Thailand) Co. Ltd., Brady (Xiamen) Co. Ltd., Brady A/S, Brady AB, Brady AS, Brady Australia Holdings Pty. Ltd., Brady Australia Pty. Ltd., Brady B.V., Brady Corporation Asia Pte. Ltd., Brady Etiket ve Isaretleme Ticaret Ltd. Sirketi, Brady Finance B.V., Brady Finance Luxembourg S.à.r.l., Brady GmbH, Brady Groupe S.A.S., Brady Holdings Mexico LLC, Brady ID Solutions SRL, Brady IDS Korea LLC, Brady Identificación S.L.U., Brady International Co., Brady Investment Management (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Brady Italia S.r.l., Brady LLC, Brady Luxembourg S.à.r.l., Brady Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., Brady Middle East FZE, Brady People ID, Brady Philippines Direct Marketing Inc., Brady Printing (Shenzhen) Co. Ltd., Brady S.à.r.l., Brady Signapore Pte. Ltd., Brady Sweden Holding AB, Brady Technology (Wuxi) Co. Ltd., Brady Technology SDN. BHD., Brady Worldwide Inc., Brady s.r.o., Brandon International Inc., Braton Europe S.A.R.L., Carroll Australasia Pty. Ltd., Champion Americas, Clement Communications, Code Corporation B.V., Comprehensive Identification Products Inc., Cortex Pte. Ltd., Daewon Industry Corp, Data Recognition Inc., Dawg Inc., Dual Core, EMED Co, Electromark, Electromark Co, Emedco, Eset GmbH, Grafo Wiremarkers Pty. Ltd., ID Warehouse, IDenticard, IDenticard Systems, Idem Indemnity Inc., Identicam Systems, JAM PLASTICS INC., Magicard, Magicard Holdings Limited, Magicard Limited, Magicard US Inc., Magicard US Inc., Modernotecnica SpA, Nippon Brady K.K., Nordic ID GMBH, Nordic ID Iberia S.L., Nordic ID Inc., Nordic ID Oyj, PDC, PDC IDenticard, Personnel Concepts, Personnel Concepts Inc., Pervaco AS, Pharmex, Precision Converters Inc., Precision Dynamics Corporation, Precision Dynamics Europe Sprl, PromoVision, RAJA Workplace, STICKOLOR Indústria e Comércio de Auto Adesivos Ltda, STOPware Inc, Safety Signs Service, Safetyshop, Scafflag Australia, Scafftag, Securimed S.A.S., Securimed SAS, Seton, Seton Australia, Signals, Signs & Labels Ltd, Signs and Labels, Sorbent Products Co. Inc., Sorbent Products Company, StrandWare Inc., TISCOR, TISCOR Inc., TachyonIQ LLC, Temtec Inc., Texit AS, The Code Corporation, TimeMed Labeling Systems, Tradex Converting (Langfang), Trafalgar First Aid, Trafalgar First Aid Pty Ltd., Transposafe, Transposafe Systems Belgium NV/SA, Transposafe Systems Polska Sp. Z.o.o., Tricor Direct Inc., TruMed Technologies Inc., W.H. Brady N.V., W.H. Brady S. de R.L. de C.V., W.H.B. Identification Solutions Inc., W.H.B. do Brasil Ltda., Wiremarkers Africa Pty. Ltd., and Worldmark of Wisconsin Inc..
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This page (NYSE:BRC) was last updated on 2/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff