Brady Corp. Hits New 12-Month Low at $26.42 (BRC)
Brady Corp. (NYSE:BRC) reached a new 52-week low during trading hours on Monday , Stock Ratings Network.com reports. The company traded as low as $26.42 and last traded at $26.73, with a volume of 125,349 shares. The stock had previously closed at $27.08.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on BRC shares. Analysts at Zacks downgraded shares of Brady Corp. from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note to investors on Thursday, January 16th. They now have a $29.90 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Sidoti upgraded shares of Brady Corp. from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note to investors on Wednesday, November 27th. They now have a $39.00 price target on the stock. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $32.48.
The stock has a 50-day moving average of $29.9 and a 200-day moving average of $30.85. The company’s market cap is $1.395 billion.
Brady Corp. (NYSE:BRC) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 21st. The company reported $0.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.06. The company had revenue of $306.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $309.20 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.59 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 13.0% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Brady Corp. will post $1.80 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC) is an international manufacturer of identification solutions and specialty materials that identify and protect premises, products and people.
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