NYSE:BRC - Brady Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$40.15 +0.30 (+0.75 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 01:25 PM ET)
Previous Close$40.05
Today's Range$40.05 - $40.35
52-Week Range$31.70 - $40.90
Volume1,729 shs
Average Volume230,620 shs
Market Capitalization$2.09 billion
P/E Ratio22.77
Dividend Yield2.06%
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

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


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


Trailing P/E Ratio22.77
Forward P/E Ratio20.18
P/E Growth2.71

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.11 billion
Price / Sales1.87
Cash Flow$2.2917 per share
Price / Cash17.52
Book Value$14.20 per share
Price / Book2.83


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

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. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, July 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.2075 per share on Tuesday, July 31st. This represents a $0.83 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.07%. 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 for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.49. The industrial products company had revenue of $298.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $292.07 million. Brady had a net margin of 6.98% and a return on equity of 14.23%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 8.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $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, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Brady.

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

Brady updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 24th. The company provided EPS 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 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Brady's stock. Their predictions range from $36.00 to $42.00. On average, they anticipate Brady's stock price to reach $39.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Brady.

Are investors shorting Brady?

Brady saw a decrease in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 407,163 shares, a decrease of 39.8% from the May 15th total of 675,794 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 329,411 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.2 days. Currently, 0.9% of the company's shares are short sold. View Brady's Current Options Chain.

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 stories about BRC stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Brady earned a news sentiment score of 0.23 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.32 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Brady's major shareholders?

Brady's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.36%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (8.01%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.43%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.42%), Northern Trust Corp (1.19%) and Millennium Management LLC (1.15%). Company insiders that own Brady stock include Barry Miller, 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 Franklin Resources Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Smith Asset Management Group LP, Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Teacher Retirement System of Texas and Trexquant Investment LP. 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., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Dean Investment Associates LLC, Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd., GSA Capital Partners LLP, American Century Companies Inc. and Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp. 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 $40.15.

How big of a company is Brady?

Brady has a market capitalization of $2.09 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 (BRC)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  143 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  219 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  362
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 6/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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