Brady Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.20 (-0.36 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $55.03
50-Day Range
MA: $54.88
52-Week Range
Now: $55.03
Volume103,600 shs
Average Volume234,122 shs
Market Capitalization$2.86 billion
P/E Ratio26.84
Dividend Yield1.60%
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 IDS segment offers safety signs, floor-marking tapes, 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 and 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; and custom wristbands for use in theme parks, concerts, and festivals. This segment serves customers in various industries, such as industrial and electronic manufacturing, healthcare, chemical, oil, gas, automotive, aerospace, governments, mass transit, electrical contractors, leisure and entertainment, 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 signage and markings, asset tracking labels, first aid products, facility safety and personal protection 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
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.08 billion
Cash Flow$2.81 per share
Book Value$16.60 per share


Net Income$112.37 million


Market Cap$2.86 billion
Next Earnings Date5/20/2021 (Confirmed)


Brady Co. (NYSE:BRC) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest
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Overall MarketRank

2.24 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

18th out of 398 stocks

Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries Industry

1st out of 23 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Brady (NYSE:BRC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Brady a buy right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Brady in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Brady stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BRC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Brady?

Wall Street analysts have given Brady a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Brady wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Brady?

Brady saw a decrease in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 641,700 shares, a decrease of 26.4% from the March 15th total of 872,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 232,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.8 days. Currently, 1.4% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Brady's next earnings date?

Brady is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 20th 2021.
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How can I listen to Brady's earnings call?

Brady will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, May 20th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Brady's earnings last quarter?

Brady Co. (NYSE:BRC) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 17th. The industrial products company reported $0.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.02. The industrial products company had revenue of $265.84 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $270 million. Brady had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 13.80% and a net margin of 10.11%.
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How has Brady's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Brady's stock was trading at $44.85 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BRC shares have increased by 22.7% and is now trading at $55.03.
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How often does Brady pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Brady?

Brady announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 17th. Investors of record on Friday, April 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.22 per share on Friday, April 30th. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.60%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 8th.
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Is Brady a good dividend stock?

Brady pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.61%. Brady has been increasing its dividend for 25 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Brady is 41.71%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Brady will have a dividend payout ratio of 30.66% next year. This indicates that Brady will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Brady issued on next quarter's earnings?

Brady updated its FY 2021 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 18th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 2.48-2.58 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.54.

What price target have analysts set for BRC?

4 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Brady's shares. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $61.00. On average, they expect Brady's share price to reach $50.75 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.8%.
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Who are Brady's key executives?

Brady's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. J. Michael Nauman, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59, Pay $1.06M)
  • Mr. Aaron James Pearce, CFO & Treasurer (Age 50, Pay $509.27k)
  • Ms. Helena Regina Nelligan, Sr. VP of HR (Age 55, Pay $406.32k)
  • Mr. Russell R. Shaller, Sr. VP & Pres of Identification Solutions (Age 58, Pay $495.42k)
  • Mr. Pascal Deman, VP & GM of Workplace Safety (Age 56, Pay $711.97k)
  • Ms. Ann E. Thornton, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Controller (Age 39)
  • Mr. Bentley N. Curran, VP of Digital Bus. & Chief Information Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Andrew Gorman, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Ms. Jeanne Coleman, Contact Center Director of Sales & Customer Service

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

179 employees have rated Brady CEO J. Michael Nauman on Glassdoor.com. J. Michael Nauman has an approval rating of 77% among Brady's employees.

Who are some of Brady's key competitors?

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).

What is Brady's stock symbol?

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

Who are Brady's major shareholders?

Brady's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.06%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%) and Everence Capital Management Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Brady stock include Bentley Curran, Bradley C Richardson, Elizabeth P Bruno, Frank W Harris, Helena Regina Nelligan, J Michael Nauman, Louis T Bolognini, Russell Shaller and Thomas J Felmer.
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Which institutional investors are selling Brady stock?

BRC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Brady company stock in the last year include Bentley Curran, Elizabeth P Bruno, Frank W Harris, and Russell Shaller.
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Which institutional investors are buying Brady stock?

BRC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Everence Capital Management Inc..
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Brady's stock price today?

One share of BRC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.03.

How much money does Brady make?

Brady has a market capitalization of $2.86 billion and generates $1.08 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $112.37 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.11 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Brady have?

Brady employs 5,400 workers across the globe.

What is Brady's official website?

The official website for Brady is www.bradyid.com.

Where are Brady's headquarters?

Brady is headquartered at 6555 West Good Hope Road, Milwaukee WI, 53223.

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]

This page was last updated on 4/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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