Brady Corporation (BRC) Analysts See $0.49 EPS as of May, 24

May 16, 2018 - By Billy Entrekin

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During Q4 2017 the big money sentiment increased to 1.04. That’s change of 0.03, from 2017Q3’s 1.01. 22 investors sold all, 54 reduced holdings as Brady Corporation ratio improved. 56 rose stakes while 23 funds bought stakes. Funds hold 38.66 million shares thus 0.94% more from 2017Q3’s 38.30 million shares.
Moreover, Great West Life Assurance Com Can has 0.01% invested in Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC). Arizona State Retirement System reported 0.03% of its capital in Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC). Utd Automobile Association reported 0% of its capital in Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC). Vermont-based Prentiss Smith has invested 0.04% in Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC). Bryn Mawr Company holds 0.3% of its capital in Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC) for 142,465 shs. Georgia-based Voya Invest Management Ltd Liability Co has invested 0% in Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC). Northern Tru Corp, a Illinois-based fund reported 611,343 shs. Fuller Thaler Asset Incorporated reported 1,200 shs or 0% of all its holdings. Assetmark has 16 shs. Aqr Capital Lc has 0% invested in Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC). Qs Investors Limited Liability invested 0% in Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC). Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 2,020 shs or 0% of its capital. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Systems owns 20,700 shs. Teacher Retirement Sys Of Texas has invested 0% of its capital in Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC). Morgan Stanley has invested 0.01% in Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC).

Brady Corporation had 2 selling transactions and 0 insider buys since December 12, 2017. This’s net activity of $954,442. 21,784 shs were sold by Curran Bentley, worth $849,754.

On May, 24 WallStreet expected Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC)’s earnings release, as reported by RTT. This year’s EPS analyst estimate is expected to be $0.49. That is 13.95 % up compareed to $0.43 EPS for last year. If $0.49 is reported, BRC’s profit will be $25.36 million for 19.62 P/E. After $0.48 EPS was revealed last quarter, analysts now see EPS growth of 2.08 % for Brady Corporation. BRC reached $38.45 during the last trading session after $1 change.Brady Corporation has 220,832 shares volume, 11.90% up from normal. BRC is downtrending and has moved 3.81% since May 16, 2017. BRC underperformed the S&P500 by 15.36%.

Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 4 have positions in Brady (NYSE:BRC) as follows: 2 rated it a “Buy”, 0 with “Sell” and 2 with “Hold”. The positive are 50%. Since November 17, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Brady has 5 analyst reports. On Tuesday, January 2 the stock of Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC) earned “Buy” rating by Bank of America. The stock rating was maintained by SunTrust with “Hold” on Thursday, February 22. In Friday, November 17 report Bank of America maintained it with “Underperform” rating and $35 target. The stock rating was maintained by Northcoast with “Buy” on Thursday, January 25. On Thursday, February 22 Robert W. Baird maintained Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC) rating. Robert W. Baird has “Hold” rating and $40.0 target.

Brady Corporation manufactures and supplies identification solutions and workplace safety (WPS) products to identify and protect premises, products, and people in the United States and internationally.The company has $1.99 billion market cap. 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.26.12 is the P/E ratio. The Company’s 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.

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