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

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$45.29 -1.73 (-3.68 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$47.02
Today's Range$45.28 - $46.91
52-Week Range$35.95 - $48.62
Volume183,700 shs
Average Volume315,245 shs
Market Capitalization$2.38 billion
P/E Ratio22.20
Dividend Yield1.81%
Beta0.98
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, 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, 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, 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
CUSIP10467410
Phone414-358-6600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.17 billion
Cash Flow$2.4654 per share
Book Value$15.26 per share

Profitability

Net Income$91.06 million

Miscellaneous

Employees6,200
Market Cap$2.38 billion
Next Earnings Date5/23/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 21st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, April 9th will be given a dividend of $0.2125 per share on Tuesday, April 30th. This represents a $0.85 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.88%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, April 8th. View Brady's Dividend History.

How were Brady's earnings last quarter?

Brady Corp (NYSE:BRC) posted its earnings results on Thursday, February, 21st. The industrial products company reported $0.55 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.52 by $0.03. The industrial products company had revenue of $282.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $285.50 million. Brady had a return on equity of 15.17% and a net margin of 10.31%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 1.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.48 EPS. View Brady's Earnings History.

When is Brady's next earnings date?

Brady is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Brady.

How can I listen to Brady's earnings call?

Brady will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, May 23rd at 10:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

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

Brady updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 21st. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.25-2.35 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.28. Brady also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $2.25-2.35 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for BRC?

4 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Brady's shares. Their predictions range from $42.00 to $43.00. On average, they expect Brady's stock price to reach $42.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for Brady.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Brady?

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

Has Brady been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about BRC stock have trended neutral on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Brady earned a media sentiment score of 0.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Are investors shorting Brady?

Brady saw a increase in short interest in February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,612,356 shares, an increase of 49.3% from the January 31st total of 1,079,751 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 369,280 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.4 days. Currently, 3.4% of the company's stock are sold short. View Brady's Current Options Chain.

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), Adobe (ADBE), Procter & Gamble (PG), Nucor (NUE), Palo Alto Networks (PANW), Walmart (WMT), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Waste Management (WM), AT&T (T) and Home Depot (HD).

Who are Brady's key executives?

Brady's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. J. Michael Nauman, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Aaron James Pearce, CFO & Treasurer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Louis T. Bolognini, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 63)
  • Mr. Thomas J. Felmer, Sr. VP & Pres of Workplace Safety (Age 57)
  • Mr. Russell R. Shaller, Sr. VP & Pres of Identification Solutions (Age 56)

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. (13.48%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.48%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (2.37%), Norges Bank (1.89%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.40%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.28%). 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. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Brady.

Which major investors are selling Brady stock?

BRC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., American Century Companies Inc., Central Securities Corp, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Martingale Asset Management L P, Two Sigma Investments LP, Barclays PLC and California Public Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Brady company stock in the last year 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. View Insider Buying and Selling for Brady.

Which major investors are buying Brady stock?

BRC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., BlackRock Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Paloma Partners Management Co, TD Asset Management Inc., Burney Co. 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 $45.29.

How big of a company is Brady?

Brady has a market capitalization of $2.38 billion and generates $1.17 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $91.06 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.04 on an earnings per share basis. Brady employs 6,200 workers across the globe.

What is Brady's official website?

The official website for Brady is http://www.bradycorp.com.

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:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  216 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  270 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  486
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 3/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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