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Brady (BRC) Company Profile

Updated Jun 19, 2020
Brady has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Brady Corporation
Short Name:Brady
Trading Ticker Symbol:BRC
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:Wisconsin, WI
Primary Industry Sector:Consumer Durables
Seconday Sub-sector:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries
Main Business Areas: Consumer Durables, Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries, Manufacturing Industries, Industrials, Security & Protection Services
Dividend Payments:Dividend History
ETFs Holding:List of ETFs holding Brady stock

Market and Trading Information for Brady

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Brady as of writing:
Current Share Price:$47.42
Previous Year's Closing Price:$57.26
Percentage Price Change (YTD):-17.18%
Market Cap:$2.46 billion
52-week Price Range:$33 - $59.11
Dividend Per Share:$0.86
EPS (TTM):2.25
Price-Earnings (Trailing):21.08
Price-Earnings (Forward):19.04

Company Profile and Business Description for Brady

Brady Corporation, incorporated on November 7, 1939, is a manufacturer and supplier of identification solutions and workplace safety products that identify and protect premises, products and people. The Company has two segments: Identification Solutions (IDS) and Workplace Safety (WPS). The IDS segment includes identification and healthcare products, and the WPS segment includes workplace safety and compliance products.

Identification Solutions

The IDS segment offers products that are manufactured under various brands, including the Brady brand, and are primarily sold through distribution to a range of maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) and original equipment manufacturing (OEM) customers, and through other channels, including direct sales, catalog marketing and digital. The IDS segment offers a range of product categories, such as facility identification and protection, which includes safety signs, pipe markers, labeling systems, spill control products, lockout/tagout devices, and software and services for auditing, procedure writing and training; product identification, which includes materials and printing systems for product identification, brand protection labeling, work in process labeling and finished product identification; wire identification, which includes hand-held printers, wire markers, sleeves and tags; people identification, which includes self-expiring name tags, badges, lanyards and access control software; patient identification, which includes wristbands and labels used in hospitals for tracking and improving the safety of patients, and custom wristbands used in the leisure and entertainment industry, such as theme parks, concerts and festivals.

The IDS segment serves customers in a range of industries, including industrial manufacturing, electronic manufacturing, healthcare, chemical, oil, gas, automotive, aerospace, defense, mass transit, electrical contractors, leisure and entertainment, and telecommunications. The IDS segment manufactures products, which are internally developed, including materials, printing systems and software. In the United States, identification products for the utility industry are marketed under the Electromark brand; spill-control products are marketed under the SPC brand, and security and identification badges and systems are marketed under the Identicard, PromoVision and Brady People ID brands. Wire identification products are marketed under the Modernotecnica brand in Italy and lockout/tagout products are offered under the Scafftag brand in the United Kingdom. Custom labels and nameplates are available under the Stickolor brand in Brazil; identification and patient safety products in the healthcare industry under the PDC Healthcare brand in the United States and Europe, and custom wristbands for the leisure and entertainment industry are available under the PDC brand in the United States and the PDC B.I.G. brand in Europe.

Workplace Safety

The WPS segment offers a range of product categories, such as safety and compliance signs, tags and labels; informational and architectural signage; asset tracking labels; first aid products; industrial warehouse and office equipment, and labor law compliance posters. The products within the WPS segment are sold under various brands, including safety and facility identification products offered under the Seton, Emedco, Signals, Safety Signs Service and Pervaco brands; first aid supplies under the Accidental Health and Safety, Trafalgar and Securimed brands; warehouse supplies and industrial furniture under the Runelandhs and Welco brands; wire identification products marketed under the Carroll brand, and labor law compliance posters under the Personnel Concepts brand.

The WPS segment manufactures a range of stock and custom identification products, and also sells a range of related resale products. The Company, through WPS segment, primarily sells its products to other businesses and serves industries, including manufacturers, process industries, government, education, construction and utilities. The Company markets and sells products through multiple channels, including catalog, telemarketing and digital.

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ETFs Holding Brady Stock

As of March 2020, the following exchange-traded funds (ETF) hold the Brady stocks in their respective portfolios. Below is a random list of only 10 ETFs in no particular order that have Brady stock holding. There are a total of 88 ETFs in records which are holding Brady stock in their portfolio. See Full List.

TickerNameShort DescriptionExpense
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DGROiShares Core Dividend Growth ETFThe iShares Core Dividend Growth ETF tracks an index of US stocks that are selected by dividends, dividend growth and payout ratio, then weighted by dividend dollars. ...Full Details0.08%449
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ESGVVanguard ESG US Stock ETFThe Vanguard ESG U.S. Stock ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of US companies screened for environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) criteria. ...Full Details0.12%988
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FIDUFidelity MSCI Industrials Index ETFThe Fidelity MSCI Industrials Index ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of stocks in the broad US industrials sector. ...Full Details0.08%343
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FNDBSchwab Fundamental US Broad Market Index ETFThe Schwab Fundamental U.S. Broad Market Index ETF tracks a fundamentally selected and weighted Russell Index based on sales, cash flow and dividends/buybacks. ...Full Details0.25%1481
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ITOTiShares Core S&P Total US Stock Market ETFThe iShares Core S&P Total U.S. Stock Market ETF tracks a market cap-weighted index of all common equities listed on the NYSE and the NASDAQ. ...Full Details0.03%3090
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IWViShares Russell 3000 ETFThe iShares Russell 3000 ETF tracks a cap-weighted index that measures the investable US equities market, covering the entire market-cap spectrum, including micro-caps. ...Full Details0.2%3002
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MFUSPIMCO RAFI Dynamic Multi-Factor US Equity ETFThe PIMCO RAFI Dynamic Multi-Factor U.S. Equity ETF tracks an index o fUS companies that are selected and weighted by a combination of fundamental and technical factors. ...Full Details0.29%859
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MMTMSPDR S&P 1500 Momentum Tilt ETFThe SPDR S&P 1500 Momentum Tilt ETF tracks a tiered index that weights securities from the S&P 1500 according to a combination of their market capitalization and their price momentum over the previous 12 months. ...Full Details0.12%1240
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PFMInvesco Dividend Achievers™ ETFThe Invesco Dividend Achievers Portfolio ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of dividend-paying US companies that have increased their annual dividends for 10 or more consecutive years. ...Full Details0.55%264
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SCHBSchwab US Broad Market ETFThe Schwab U.S. Broad Market ETF tracks a cap-weighted index of the largest 2,500 stocks in the US. ...Full Details0.03%2365
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See Full List of ETFs holding Brady stock in their respective portfolios.

Peer / Competitor Companies of Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries Sector

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