NYSE:BRC

Brady Competitors

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$54.80
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$55.80
50-Day Range
$52.41
MA: $54.88
$57.70
52-Week Range
$37.47
Now: $55.03
$57.85
Volume103,600 shs
Average Volume234,122 shs
Market Capitalization$2.86 billion
P/E Ratio26.84
Dividend Yield1.60%
Beta0.79

Competitors

Brady (NYSE:BRC) Vs. ETN, EMR, ROP, ROK, AME, and GNRC

Should you be buying BRC stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "electrical components & equipment" are considered alternatives and competitors to Brady, including Eaton (ETN), Emerson Electric (EMR), Roper Technologies (ROP), Rockwell Automation (ROK), AMETEK (AME), and Generac (GNRC).

Eaton (NYSE:ETN) and Brady (NYSE:BRC) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Dividends

Eaton pays an annual dividend of $3.04 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. Brady pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. Eaton pays out 53.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Brady pays out 41.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Eaton has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Brady has raised its dividend for 25 consecutive years.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Eaton and Brady's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Eaton$21.39 billion2.63$2.21 billion$5.6724.89
Brady$1.08 billion2.65$112.37 million$2.1126.08

Eaton has higher revenue and earnings than Brady. Eaton is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Brady, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Eaton and Brady's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Eaton7.53%11.94%5.66%
Brady10.11%13.80%10.22%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

77.9% of Eaton shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 74.9% of Brady shares are held by institutional investors. 0.5% of Eaton shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 15.6% of Brady shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk and Volatility

Eaton has a beta of 1.12, indicating that its stock price is 12% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Brady has a beta of 0.79, indicating that its stock price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for Eaton and Brady, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Eaton131202.69
Brady20202.00

Eaton presently has a consensus target price of $136.1765, suggesting a potential downside of 3.52%. Brady has a consensus target price of $50.75, suggesting a potential downside of 7.78%. Given Eaton's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Eaton is more favorable than Brady.

Summary

Eaton beats Brady on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Emerson Electric (NYSE:EMR) and Brady (NYSE:BRC) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Dividends

Emerson Electric pays an annual dividend of $2.02 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. Brady pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. Emerson Electric pays out 58.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Brady pays out 41.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Emerson Electric has raised its dividend for 59 consecutive years and Brady has raised its dividend for 25 consecutive years. Emerson Electric is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for Emerson Electric and Brady, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Emerson Electric031002.77
Brady20202.00

Emerson Electric presently has a consensus target price of $86.5385, suggesting a potential downside of 6.14%. Brady has a consensus target price of $50.75, suggesting a potential downside of 7.78%. Given Emerson Electric's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Emerson Electric is more favorable than Brady.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

73.6% of Emerson Electric shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 74.9% of Brady shares are held by institutional investors. 0.5% of Emerson Electric shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 15.6% of Brady shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk and Volatility

Emerson Electric has a beta of 1.55, indicating that its stock price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Brady has a beta of 0.79, indicating that its stock price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Emerson Electric and Brady's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Emerson Electric$16.79 billion3.30$1.97 billion$3.4626.65
Brady$1.08 billion2.65$112.37 million$2.1126.08

Emerson Electric has higher revenue and earnings than Brady. Brady is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Emerson Electric, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Emerson Electric and Brady's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Emerson Electric11.71%25.98%9.61%
Brady10.11%13.80%10.22%

Summary

Emerson Electric beats Brady on 13 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Brady (NYSE:BRC) and Roper Technologies (NYSE:ROP) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Dividends

Brady pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. Roper Technologies pays an annual dividend of $2.25 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.5%. Brady pays out 41.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Roper Technologies pays out 17.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Brady has increased its dividend for 25 consecutive years and Roper Technologies has increased its dividend for 29 consecutive years.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Brady and Roper Technologies, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Brady20202.00
Roper Technologies20602.50

Brady currently has a consensus price target of $50.75, suggesting a potential downside of 7.78%. Roper Technologies has a consensus price target of $439.75, suggesting a potential upside of 3.89%. Given Roper Technologies' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Roper Technologies is more favorable than Brady.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

74.9% of Brady shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 91.7% of Roper Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. 15.6% of Brady shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of Roper Technologies shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility and Risk

Brady has a beta of 0.79, meaning that its share price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Roper Technologies has a beta of 1.03, meaning that its share price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Brady and Roper Technologies' top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Brady$1.08 billion2.65$112.37 million$2.1126.08
Roper Technologies$5.37 billion8.28$1.77 billion$13.0532.44

Roper Technologies has higher revenue and earnings than Brady. Brady is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Roper Technologies, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Brady and Roper Technologies' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Brady10.11%13.80%10.22%
Roper Technologies28.89%13.53%6.70%

Summary

Roper Technologies beats Brady on 13 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Brady (NYSE:BRC) and Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Dividends

Brady pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. Rockwell Automation pays an annual dividend of $4.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. Brady pays out 41.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Rockwell Automation pays out 55.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Brady has increased its dividend for 25 consecutive years and Rockwell Automation has increased its dividend for 11 consecutive years.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Brady and Rockwell Automation, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Brady20202.00
Rockwell Automation39702.21

Brady currently has a consensus price target of $50.75, suggesting a potential downside of 7.78%. Rockwell Automation has a consensus price target of $250.3077, suggesting a potential downside of 5.85%. Given Rockwell Automation's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Rockwell Automation is more favorable than Brady.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

74.9% of Brady shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 76.2% of Rockwell Automation shares are owned by institutional investors. 15.6% of Brady shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.8% of Rockwell Automation shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility and Risk

Brady has a beta of 0.79, meaning that its share price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Rockwell Automation has a beta of 1.37, meaning that its share price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Brady and Rockwell Automation's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Brady$1.08 billion2.65$112.37 million$2.1126.08
Rockwell Automation$6.33 billion4.88$1.02 billion$7.6834.62

Rockwell Automation has higher revenue and earnings than Brady. Brady is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Rockwell Automation, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Brady and Rockwell Automation's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Brady10.11%13.80%10.22%
Rockwell Automation16.17%81.39%12.65%

Summary

Rockwell Automation beats Brady on 14 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Brady (NYSE:BRC) and AMETEK (NYSE:AME) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Dividends

Brady pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. AMETEK pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. Brady pays out 41.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. AMETEK pays out 19.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Brady has increased its dividend for 25 consecutive years and AMETEK has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Brady is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Brady and AMETEK, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Brady20202.00
AMETEK02702.78

Brady currently has a consensus price target of $50.75, suggesting a potential downside of 7.78%. AMETEK has a consensus price target of $119.50, suggesting a potential downside of 10.05%. Given Brady's higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Brady is more favorable than AMETEK.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

74.9% of Brady shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.7% of AMETEK shares are owned by institutional investors. 15.6% of Brady shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of AMETEK shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility and Risk

Brady has a beta of 0.79, meaning that its share price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, AMETEK has a beta of 1.36, meaning that its share price is 36% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Brady and AMETEK's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Brady$1.08 billion2.65$112.37 million$2.1126.08
AMETEK$5.16 billion5.94$861.30 million$4.1931.71

AMETEK has higher revenue and earnings than Brady. Brady is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than AMETEK, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Brady and AMETEK's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Brady10.11%13.80%10.22%
AMETEK18.77%16.29%8.55%

Summary

AMETEK beats Brady on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Brady (NYSE:BRC) and Generac (NYSE:GNRC) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Brady and Generac, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Brady20202.00
Generac021202.86

Brady currently has a consensus price target of $50.75, suggesting a potential downside of 7.78%. Generac has a consensus price target of $313.8182, suggesting a potential downside of 5.54%. Given Generac's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Generac is more favorable than Brady.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

74.9% of Brady shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.4% of Generac shares are owned by institutional investors. 15.6% of Brady shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.9% of Generac shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Brady has a beta of 0.79, suggesting that its share price is 21% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Generac has a beta of 0.91, suggesting that its share price is 9% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Brady and Generac's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Brady$1.08 billion2.65$112.37 million$2.1126.08
Generac$2.20 billion9.47$253.26 million$5.0665.66

Generac has higher revenue and earnings than Brady. Brady is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Generac, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Brady and Generac's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Brady10.11%13.80%10.22%
Generac12.75%34.03%13.49%

Summary

Generac beats Brady on 13 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Brady Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Eaton logo
ETN
Eaton
2.3$141.15-0.2%$56.23 billion$21.39 billion41.51
Emerson Electric logo
EMR
Emerson Electric
2.5$92.20-0.5%$55.32 billion$16.79 billion28.46Decrease in Short Interest
Roper Technologies logo
ROP
Roper Technologies
2.1$423.29-0.4%$44.42 billion$5.37 billion28.50Decrease in Short Interest
Rockwell Automation logo
ROK
Rockwell Automation
2.4$265.85-0.6%$30.88 billion$6.33 billion30.31Dividend Announcement
AMETEK logo
AME
AMETEK
1.9$132.85-0.2%$30.66 billion$5.16 billion35.15Analyst Upgrade
Generac logo
GNRC
Generac
1.6$332.23-1.6%$20.88 billion$2.20 billion71.60
Enphase Energy logo
ENPH
Enphase Energy
1.9$150.01-2.8%$20.34 billion$624.33 million117.20
II-VI logo
IIVI
II-VI
1.7$81.42-0.3%$8.53 billion$2.38 billion-740.11
Acuity Brands logo
AYI
Acuity Brands
2.1$171.29-0.6%$6.12 billion$3.33 billion26.76Analyst Report
Regal Beloit logo
RBC
Regal Beloit
1.9$145.40-1.0%$5.91 billion$3.24 billion33.81
EnerSys logo
ENS
EnerSys
1.9$93.02-0.2%$3.97 billion$3.09 billion41.34
Franklin Electric logo
FELE
Franklin Electric
1.8$81.42-0.5%$3.76 billion$1.31 billion40.91
Vicor logo
VICR
Vicor
1.7$85.56-0.9%$3.71 billion$262.98 million475.33Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Revision
FuelCell Energy logo
FCEL
FuelCell Energy
0.8$9.86-2.0%$3.18 billion$60.75 million-17.30Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Belden logo
BDC
Belden
1.4$43.72-1.1%$1.95 billion$2.13 billion-9.44
Encore Wire logo
WIRE
Encore Wire
1.5$70.88-1.7%$1.46 billion$1.27 billion25.59Upcoming Earnings
Thermon Group logo
THR
Thermon Group
1.6$19.71-1.4%$654.31 million$383.49 million-1,969.03
American Superconductor logo
AMSC
American Superconductor
1.5$16.54-0.8%$456.21 million$63.84 million-17.41
Powell Industries logo
POWL
Powell Industries
1.1$35.31-0.1%$412.24 million$518.50 million24.69
Preformed Line Products logo
PLPC
Preformed Line Products
1.3$68.03-0.0%$335.52 million$444.86 million10.42
LSI Industries logo
LYTS
LSI Industries
2.2$8.64-0.0%$228.41 million$305.56 million32.00Upcoming Earnings
This page was last updated on 4/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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