Brady Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:BRC)

About Brady Corp.

Brady Corp. 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 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, including direct sales, catalog marketing and digital. Its WPS segment includes workplace safety and compliance products, which are sold under various brand names through catalog and digital to a range of MRO customers. It offers products for process industries, government, education, construction, automotive, aerospace, defense, electrical contractors and other industries.

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: $33.30
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $34.4311
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $31.5258
  • 52-Week Range: $20.35 - $36.12
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.8950
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.23
  • P/E Growth: 2.5300
  • Market Cap: $1.67B
  • Outstanding Shares: 50,505,000
  • Beta: 1.17
  • Net Margins: 7.15%
  • Return on Equity: 13.73%
  • Return on Assets: 7.66%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.35%
  • Current Ratio: 2.44%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.85%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Brady Corp. (NYSE:BRC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $50.75 (54.26% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Brady Corp. (NYSE:BRC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
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 Corp.Reiterated RatingUnderperform$22.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Brady Corp. (NYSE:BRC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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 Corp. (NYSE:BRC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.70 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.91 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$0.43$0.44$0.44
Q4 20172$0.43$0.49$0.46
Q1 20181$0.46$0.46$0.46
Q2 20181$0.36$0.36$0.36
Q3 20181$0.48$0.48$0.48
Q4 20181$0.54$0.54$0.54
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Brady Corp. (NYSE:BRC)
Annual Dividend:$0.82
Dividend Yield:2.49%
Dividend Growth:2.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:51.90% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
48.24% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
42.93% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:30 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Brady Corp. (NYSE:BRC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 15.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 75.38%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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 Corp. (NYSE:BRC)
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News IconTemperature Indicating Labels support safety in facilities. (NYSE:BRC) - August 5 at 9:21 PM
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News IconBrady Earns Two ASSE Safety 2016 Attendee Choice Awards (NYSE:BRC) - July 28 at 12:42 PM logoBrady : SPC Announces the Expansion of its BRIGHTSORB™ High Visibility Absorbents (NYSE:BRC) - July 26 at 10:29 AM
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News IconBrady printer wins readers’ choice award from Industrial Safety & Hygiene News (NYSE:BRC) - June 30 at 11:49 AM
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Brady Corp. (NYSE:BRC) Chart for Wednesday, October, 26, 2016

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