NYSE:BRC - Brady Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $46.75 -0.05 (-0.11 %) (As of 03/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$46.80Today's Range$46.64 - $47.5052-Week Range$35.95 - $48.62Volume220,300 shsAverage Volume483,821 shsMarket Capitalization$2.46 billionP/E Ratio22.92Dividend Yield1.82%Beta0.98 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Miscellaneous manufacturing industries Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment SectorIndustrial Products Current SymbolNYSE:BRC Previous Symbol CUSIP10467410 CIK746598 Webwww.bradycorp.com Phone414-358-6600Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.06 Current Ratio3.06 Quick Ratio2.34Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio22.92 Forward P/E Ratio20.24 P/E Growth2.66 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.17 billion Price / Sales2.10 Cash Flow$2.5943 per share Price / Cash Flow18.02 Book Value$14.48 per share Price / Book3.23Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.04 Net Income$91.06 million Net Margins10.31% Return on Equity15.17% Return on Assets10.94%Miscellaneous Employees6,200 Outstanding Shares52,663,000Market Cap$2.46 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 21st. Stockholders 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.82%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, April 8th. View Brady's Dividend History. How were Brady's earnings last quarter? Brady Corp (NYSE:BRC) issued its earnings results on Thursday, February, 21st. The industrial products company reported $0.55 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.52 by $0.03. The industrial products company had revenue of $282.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $285.50 million. Brady had a net margin of 10.31% and a return on equity of 15.17%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 1.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.48 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, 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 issued an update on 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 earnings per share 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 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Brady's shares. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $43.00. On average, they anticipate Brady's stock price to reach $42.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.1%. 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 coverage about BRC stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Brady earned a media sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. Are investors shorting Brady? Brady saw a increase in short interest during the month of 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 trading volume, of 369,280 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.4 days. Approximately 3.4% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Brady's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Brady's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Brady include SMITHS GRP PLC/S (SMGZY), Hillenbrand (HI), Soitec (SLOIF), PlayAGS (AGS), Daktronics (DAKT), Oil-Dri Co. of America (ODC), Powin Energy (PWON), Jason Industries (JASN), Summer Infant (SUMR), Sigma Labs (SGLB), Conversion Labs (CVLB), Trans-Lux (TNLX), Dais Analytic (DLYT), China Gengsheng Minerals (CHGS) and Kid Brands (KIDBQ). 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, Louis T Bolognini, Russell Shaller 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 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, Louis T Bolognini, Russell Shaller and Thomas J Felmer. View Insider Buying and Selling for Brady. Which institutional 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 $46.75. How big of a company is Brady? Brady has a market capitalization of $2.46 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 215 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 270 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 485MarketBeat'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 3/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the Different Types of Leveraged Buyouts?