NYSE:BRC - Brady Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$38.20 +0.25 (+0.66 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 02:42 AM ET)
Previous Close$38.20
Today's Range$37.75 - $38.30
52-Week Range$31.70 - $40.90
Volume308,992 shs
Average Volume207,835 shs
Market Capitalization$1.93 billion
P/E Ratio21.83
Dividend Yield2.23%
Brady logoBrady 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 IDS segment offers safety signs, pipe markers, labeling systems, spill control products, and lockout/tagout devices for facility identification and protection; materials and printing systems for product identification, brand protection labeling, work in process labeling, and finished product identification; and hand-held printers, wire markers, sleeves, and tags for wire identification, as well as software and services for safety compliance auditing, procedure writing, and training. Its products also comprise name tags, badges, lanyards, and access control software for people identification; wristbands and labels for tracking and enhancing the safety of patients in hospitals; and custom wristbands for use in the leisure and entertainment industry, such as theme parks, concerts, and festivals. This segment serves customers in various industries, such as industrial and electronic manufacturing, healthcare, chemical, oil, gas, automotive, aerospace, defense, mass transit, electrical contractors, telecommunications, and others through distributors, direct sales, catalog marketing, and digital channels. The WPS segment provides workplace safety and compliance products, such as safety and compliance signs, tags, labels, informational and architectural signage products, asset tracking labels, first aid products, industrial warehouse and office equipment, and labor law compliance posters for various industries, including process, government, education, construction, and utilities, as well as manufacturers through catalog and digital channels. It also offers stock and custom identification products, as well as sells related resale products. Brady Corporation was founded in 1914 and is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Miscellaneous manufacturing industries
Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment
SectorIndustrial Products


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.08
Current Ratio2.34
Quick Ratio1.71


Trailing P/E Ratio21.83
Forward P/E Ratio19.20
P/E Growth2.31

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.11 billion
Price / Sales1.78
Cash Flow$2.3551 per share
Price / Cash16.22
Book Value$13.63 per share
Price / Book2.80


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.75
Net Income$95.64 million
Net Margins6.98%
Return on Equity14.23%
Return on Assets9.81%


Outstanding Shares51,740,000
Market Cap$1.93 billion

Brady (NYSE:BRC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Brady's stock symbol?

Brady trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BRC."

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

Brady announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 23rd. Investors of record on Tuesday, July 10th will be given a dividend of $0.2075 per share on Tuesday, July 31st. This represents a $0.83 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.17%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, July 9th. View Brady's Dividend History.

How were Brady's earnings last quarter?

Brady Corp (NYSE:BRC) issued its earnings results on Thursday, May, 24th. The industrial products company reported $0.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.49. The industrial products company had revenue of $298.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $292.07 million. Brady had a return on equity of 14.23% and a net margin of 6.98%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 8.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.43 earnings per share. View Brady's Earnings History.

When is Brady's next earnings date?

Brady is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September, 13th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Brady.

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

Brady issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 24th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.95-2.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.93.

What price target have analysts set for BRC?

3 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Brady's shares. Their forecasts range from $36.00 to $40.00. On average, they anticipate Brady's stock price to reach $38.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Brady.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Brady?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Brady in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Brady.

Who are some of Brady's key competitors?

Who are Brady's key executives?

Brady's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. J. Michael Nauman, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Aaron James Pearce, CFO & Treasurer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Louis T. Bolognini, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 62)
  • Mr. Thomas J. Felmer, Sr. VP & Pres of Workplace Safety (Age 56)
  • Mr. Russell R. Shaller, Sr. VP & Pres of Identification Solutions (Age 55)

Has Brady been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about BRC stock have trended positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Brady earned a news impact score of 0.48 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.92 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Brady.

Who are Brady's major shareholders?

Brady's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.91%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.77%), Ariel Investments LLC (3.61%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.52%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.73%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.49%). Company insiders that own Brady stock include Bentley Curran, Bradley C Richardson, Elizabeth P Bruno, Frank W Harris and Thomas J Felmer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Brady.

Which institutional investors are selling Brady stock?

BRC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ariel Investments LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Advisors Asset Management Inc., ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Dean Capital Management and Bank of America Corp DE. Company insiders that have sold Brady company stock in the last year include Bentley Curran, Bradley C Richardson, Elizabeth P Bruno, Frank W Harris and Thomas J Felmer. View Insider Buying and Selling for Brady.

Which institutional investors are buying Brady stock?

BRC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Renaissance Technologies LLC, TD Asset Management Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Algert Global LLC and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Brady.

How do I buy shares of Brady?

Shares of BRC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Brady's stock price today?

One share of BRC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.20.

How big of a company is Brady?

Brady has a market capitalization of $1.93 billion and generates $1.11 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $95.64 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.75 on an earnings per share basis. Brady employs 6,300 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Brady?

Brady's mailing address is 6555 West Good Hope Road, Milwaukee WI, 53223. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 414-358-6600 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Brady (NYSE BRC)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  164 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  246 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  410
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Brady and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BRC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BRC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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