Brady Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:BRC)

About Brady Corporation

Brady Corporation logoBrady Corporation is a manufacturer and supplier of identification solutions and workplace safety products that identify and protect premises, products and people. The Company has two segments: Identification Solutions (IDS) and Workplace Safety (WPS). The IDS segment includes identification and healthcare products, and the WPS segment includes workplace safety and compliance products. The IDS segment offers products that are manufactured under various brands, including the Brady brand, and are primarily sold through distribution to a range of maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) and original equipment manufacturing (OEM) customers, and through other channels. The WPS segment offers a range of product categories, such as safety and compliance signs, tags, and labels; informational and architectural signage; industrial warehouse and office equipment, and labor law compliance posters. Its brands include Electromark, Identicard, PromoVision, Scafftag, Seton and Emedco.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Security Software & Services
  • Sub-Industry: Electrical Components & Equipment
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BRC
  • CUSIP: 10467410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $39.25
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $36.50
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $35.13
  • 52-Week Range: $22.02 - $39.60
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.94
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.90
  • P/E Growth: 2.90
  • Market Cap: $2.01B
  • Outstanding Shares: 50,885,000
  • Beta: 1.12
  • Net Margins: 7.51%
  • Return on Equity: 14.14%
  • Return on Assets: 8.02%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.34%
  • Current Ratio: 2.60%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.01%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: $49.60 (25.57% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/15/2017Northcoast ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$45.00View Rating Details
9/13/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.UpgradeReduce -> Neutral$24.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
9/12/2016Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral$30.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
3/28/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuy$106.00 -> $112.00View Rating Details
2/23/2016Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingUnderperform$22.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/23/2017$0.35N/AView Earnings Details
11/16/2016Q117$0.43$0.44$277.87 million$280.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/9/2016Q416$0.37$0.49$282.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/19/2016Q316$0.34$0.42$276.06 million$286.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2016Q216$0.23$0.30$258.10 million$268.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2015Q116$0.28$0.37$286.27 million$283.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/11/2015Q415$0.34$0.28$288.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/21/2015Q315$0.38$0.34$296.89 million$290.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2015Q215$0.31$0.29$294.34 million$282.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/20/2014Q115$0.40$0.36$310.30 million$310.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/11/2014Q414$0.49$0.41$318.53 million$316.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/22/2014Q314$0.38$0.39$301.62 million$309.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q214$0.38$0.25$301.03 million$291.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/21/2013Q1$0.48$0.42$309.20 million$306.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/12/2013Q4 2013$0.51$0.53$307.13 million$309.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/16/2013Q4 2013$0.60$0.55$368.38 million$305.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q2 2013$0.48$0.38$323.75 million$324.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/15/2012Q113$0.55$0.53$340.32 million$337.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/7/2012Q412$0.52$0.47$327.18 million$322.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/16/2012$0.57$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2012$0.49$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/18/2011$0.59$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/12/2011$0.60$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/18/2011$0.62$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2011$0.39$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.69 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.89 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.19$0.23$0.21
Q2 20164$0.29$0.35$0.32
Q3 20166$0.31$0.38$0.35
Q4 20164$0.34$0.47$0.43
Q1 20174$0.22$0.43$0.31
Q2 20172$0.32$0.36$0.34
Q3 20172$0.42$0.43$0.43
Q4 20172$0.47$0.51$0.49
Q1 20182$0.50$0.51$0.51
Q2 20182$0.35$0.42$0.39
Q3 20182$0.48$0.51$0.50
Q4 20182$0.52$0.61$0.57
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC)
Annual Dividend:$0.82
Dividend Yield:2.08%
Dividend Growth:-7.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:49.70% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
48.52% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
43.39% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:31 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 15.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 77.08%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/15/2016Frank W HarrisDirectorSell2,000$38.25$76,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2016Thomas J FelmerVPSell1,901$38.02$72,276.02View SEC Filing  
11/22/2016Thomas J FelmerVPSell8,099$38.00$307,762.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2016Frank W HarrisDirectorSell5,000$36.91$184,550.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2016Thomas J FelmerVPSell5,729$37.51$214,894.79View SEC Filing  
9/28/2016Bentley CurranVPSell6,378$34.71$221,380.38View SEC Filing  
9/22/2016Thomas J FelmerVPSell13,431$35.21$472,905.51View SEC Filing  
9/21/2016Thomas J FelmerVPSell3,395$35.01$118,858.95View SEC Filing  
6/9/2016Paul MeyerVPSell9,851$32.42$319,369.42View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016Frank W HarrisDirectorSell3,000$31.86$95,580.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Bentley CurranVPSell7,000$31.29$219,030.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2015Paul MeyerVPSell222$25.51$5,663.22View SEC Filing  
9/29/2015Russell ShallerInsiderBuy1,000$19.90$19,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2015Thomas J FelmerVPSell4,708$28.61$134,695.88View SEC Filing  
3/20/2015Matthew O WilliamsonInsiderSell4,144$27.76$115,037.44View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015Harold L SirkinDirectorBuy3,000$26.83$80,490.00View SEC Filing  
12/30/2014Paul MeyerDirectorSell180$27.26$4,906.80View SEC Filing  
12/9/2014Thomas J FelmerVPSell5,000$25.61$128,050.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2014Patrick W AllenderDirectorBuy5,000$22.20$111,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2014Conrad G GoodkindDirectorBuy5,000$23.40$117,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014Patrick W AllenderDirectorBuy15,000$23.38$350,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Patrick W AllenderDirectorBuy10,000$23.72$237,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/25/2014Stephen MillarInsiderSell20,000$29.32$586,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/24/2013Matthew WilliamsonInsiderSell15,326$31.04$475,719.04View SEC Filing  
12/20/2013Stephen MillarInsiderSell7,500$29.84$223,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Frank JaehnertCEOSell30,000$34.98$1,049,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Kathleen JohnsonCAOSell4,000$34.90$139,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/9/2013Allan J KlotscheSVPSell85,000$31.32$2,662,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2013Frank W HarrisDirectorSell3,000$30.55$91,650.00View SEC Filing  
6/26/2013Kathleen JohnsonCAOSell4,000$29.92$119,680.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2013Robert TattersonVPSell33,334$31.07$1,035,687.38View SEC Filing  
6/11/2013Frank M JaehnertCEOSell18,777$30.45$571,759.65View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Bentley CurranVPSell2,000$33.73$67,460.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2012Elizabeth P PungelloDirectorSell20,000$31.16$623,200.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC)
News IconBrady Congratulates BICSI Installer of the Year with BMP®41 Label Printer (NYSE:BRC) - February 17 at 10:49 AM
News IconBrady SPC Debuts New Specialty Spill Kits (NYSE:BRC) - February 16 at 4:06 PM
News IconBrady and Vizinex RFID Partner to Develop Rigid RFID Tags for Aerospace (NYSE:BRC) - February 16 at 8:50 AM logoBrady upgraded by Northcoast (NYSE:BRC) - February 16 at 8:50 AM logoBrady : to Attend 2017 IPC APEX EXPO (NYSE:BRC) - February 8 at 4:14 PM
News IconBrady Debuts “Labeling In and Around a Control Panel” Infographic (NYSE:BRC) - February 7 at 10:00 PM
News IconBrady Releases New SPC Absorbent & Spill Control Catalog (NYSE:BRC) - January 25 at 5:00 PM
News IconBrady Releases Updated Floor Marking Guide (NYSE:BRC) - January 25 at 5:00 PM logoBrady Corporation Announces Earnings Conference Call (NYSE:BRC) - January 25 at 5:00 PM logoBrady : Releases New SPC Absorbent & Spill Control Catalog (NYSE:BRC) - January 24 at 2:20 AM
News IconBrady SPC Releases TOUGHSORB™ Semi-Permanent Adhesive Mats (NYSE:BRC) - January 18 at 8:28 PM
News IconBrady SPC Releases TOUGHSORB Semi-Permanent Adhesive Mats (NYSE:BRC) - January 17 at 4:46 PM
News IconBrady SPC Releases TOUGHSORB Semi-Permanent Adhesive Mats (NYSE:BRC) - January 17 at 4:46 PM
News IconBrady SPC Launches Foam Sided Wall and L-Rod Spill Berms (NYSE:BRC) - January 11 at 3:21 PM logoCan Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC) Meet Analysts EPS Target Of $0.34? (NYSE:BRC) - January 9 at 5:08 PM logoEx-Div Reminder for Brady (BRC) (NYSE:BRC) - January 6 at 4:20 PM logoBrady Announces "Your Next Design Success Includes the Right Label" Guidebook (NYSE:BRC) - January 5 at 4:25 PM logoBrady Corporation (BRC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 06, (NYSE:BRC) - January 5 at 4:25 PM logoETFs with exposure to Brady Corp. : December 29, 2016 (NYSE:BRC) - December 29 at 4:22 PM
News IconBrady Announces Owner Support Pages for BBP®31 and BMP®61 Printers (NYSE:BRC) - December 20 at 9:29 PM
News IconInsider: Brady Corp (NYSE:BRC)’s Insider Frank Harris Unloaded 2,000 Shares (NYSE:BRC) - December 20 at 9:29 PM logoRobert Olstein Exits Pentair, Brady, Trims WestRock (NYSE:BRC) - December 20 at 4:27 PM logoBrady : Announces Online Safety and Facility ID Label Finder (NYSE:BRC) - December 17 at 4:10 PM
News IconInsider Exclusive: Bradley Richardson just Sold 4,540 shares of Brady Corp (NYSE:BRC), be careful if you are long! (NYSE:BRC) - December 15 at 4:21 PM logoHere Is What Hedge Funds Think About Brady Corp (BRC) (NYSE:BRC) - December 15 at 4:21 PM logoETFs with exposure to Brady Corp. : December 14, 2016 (NYSE:BRC) - December 14 at 4:46 PM logoCaesars Acquisition Company (CACQ): What Smart Money Thinks about This Stock? (NYSE:BRC) - December 2 at 4:26 PM logoBrady : Debuts QR Code Labels on its BMP61 and BBP31 Printers (NYSE:BRC) - November 23 at 12:56 PM
News IconBrady Debuts QR Code Labels on its BMP®61 and BPP®31 Printers (NYSE:BRC) - November 22 at 11:32 AM
News IconSEC Insider Narrative: Why Frank Harris Unloaded 5,000 Shares of Brady Corp (NYSE:BRC)? (NYSE:BRC) - November 21 at 4:04 PM logoETFs with exposure to Brady Corp. : November 18, 2016 (NYSE:BRC) - November 18 at 3:52 PM logoEdited Transcript of BRC earnings conference call or presentation 16-Nov-16 3:30pm GMT (NYSE:BRC) - November 17 at 1:52 PM logoCompany News for November 17, 2016 (NYSE:BRC) - November 17 at 1:52 PM logoBrady Corp. :BRC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : November 17, 2016 (NYSE:BRC) - November 17 at 1:52 PM logoBrady Corporation's (BRC) CEO Michael Nauman on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:BRC) - November 16 at 9:36 PM logoBrady : tops Street 1Q forecasts (NYSE:BRC) - November 16 at 12:22 PM logoBrady Corporation Q1 Profit Climbs 21% (NYSE:BRC) - November 16 at 12:22 PM logoBrady Corp Earnings Call scheduled for 10:30 am ET today (NYSE:BRC) - November 16 at 12:22 PM logoBRADY CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security (NYSE:BRC) - November 10 at 12:31 PM logoBrady Corporation elects Board of Directors and declares regular dividend to shareholders (NYSE:BRC) - November 9 at 10:33 PM logoBrady Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BRC-US : November 9, 2016 (NYSE:BRC) - November 9 at 12:59 PM
News IconBrady to Attend the 2016 Rockwell Automation Fair® (NYSE:BRC) - November 8 at 9:33 PM logoRelative Strength Alert For Brady Corp (NYSE:BRC) - October 27 at 9:31 PM logoBrady Corporation (NYSE:BRC) Issues Dividend Of $0.205 Per-Share (NYSE:BRC) - October 27 at 9:31 PM
News IconCollapsible Gate Valve Cover for handles larger than 12 inches. (NYSE:BRC) - October 26 at 12:53 PM logoBrady Corp. : BRC-US: Dividend Analysis : October 11th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 25, 2016 (NYSE:BRC) - October 25 at 3:57 PM
News IconBrady Debuts Collapsible Gate Valve Lockout Devices (NYSE:BRC) - October 24 at 3:53 PM logoBrady Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BRC-US : October 24, 2016 (NYSE:BRC) - October 24 at 3:53 PM
News IconBrady’s RFID Tags & Printing/Encoding System Have Been Approved for Use by Boeing (NYSE:BRC) - October 19 at 3:48 PM logoBrady : Announces TAGLOCK™ Circuit Breaker Securing Devices (NYSE:BRC) - October 18 at 3:55 PM


What is Brady Corporation's stock symbol?

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

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

Brady Corporation declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 9th. Investors of record on Tuesday, January 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.205 per share on Tuesday, January 31st. This represents a $0.82 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.08%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, January 6th.

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

5 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Brady Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $23.00 to $112.00. On average, they expect Brady Corporation's stock price to reach $49.60 in the next twelve months.

When will Brady Corporation announce their earnings?

Brady Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 23rd 2017.

Who owns Brady Corporation stock?

Brady Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Franklin Resources Inc. (4.62%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.28%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.98%), Champlain Investment Partners LLC (2.26%), State Street Corp (2.06%) and William Blair Investment Management LLC (0.96%). Company insiders that own Brady Corporation stock include Bentley Curran, Frank W Harris, Harold L Sirkin, Matthew O Williamson, Paul Meyer, Russell Shaller and Thomas J Felmer.

Who sold Brady Corporation stock? Who is selling Brady Corporation stock?

Brady Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Bogle Investment Management L P DE, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Netols Asset Management Inc. and Systematic Financial Management LP. Company insiders that have sold Brady Corporation stock in the last year include Bentley Curran, Frank W Harris, Paul Meyer and Thomas J Felmer.

Who bought Brady Corporation stock? Who is buying Brady Corporation stock?

Brady Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., State Street Corp, Allianz Asset Management AG, New York State Teachers Retirement System, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Martingale Asset Management L P and Capstone Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Brady Corporation stock in the last two years include Harold L Sirkin and Russell Shaller.

How do I buy Brady Corporation stock?

Shares of Brady 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 Brady Corporation stock cost?

One share of Brady Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $39.50.

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Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by Staff