Briggs & Stratton Corp. (BGG)

6.16
NYSE : Producer Manufacturing
Prev Close 6.23
Day Low/High 6.08 / 6.29
52 Wk Low/High 3.96 / 20.84
Avg Volume 703.70K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 42.02M
Market Cap 261.79M
EPS -1.30
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield 0.20 (8.89%)
How To YieldBoost Briggs & Stratton Corp. From 2.4% To 7.3% Using Options

How To YieldBoost Briggs & Stratton Corp. From 2.4% To 7.3% Using Options

Shareholders of Briggs & Stratton Corp. looking to boost their income beyond the stock's 2.4% annualized dividend yield can sell the April 2014 covered call at the $22.50 strike and collect the premium based on the 35 cents bid, which annualizes to an additional 4.9% rate of return against the current stock price (at Stock Options Channel we call this the YieldBoost), for a total of 7.3% annualized rate in the scenario where the stock is not called away.

Jim Cramer's Top Stock Picks: COST MDR XOOM WU BGG ULTA FIVE

Jim Cramer's Top Stock Picks: COST MDR XOOM WU BGG ULTA FIVE

Cramer expects strong results from Costco and better days for McDermott International when it gets a new CEO.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Next Week's Game Plan

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Next Week's Game Plan

We got a great jobs number, and that means next week we can focus on individual stocks again, Cramer says.

Analyst Favorites With Strong Buyback Activity: Briggs & Stratton Ranks As A Top Pick

Analyst Favorites With Strong Buyback Activity: Briggs & Stratton Ranks As A Top Pick

A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Briggs & Stratton Corp. is the #56 broker analyst pick among those stocks screened by The Online Investor for strong stock buyback activity.

The Daily Dose: 11 Wisdoms Gained

To have a high batting average during earnings season, pay careful attention to structure and process.

The Daily Dose: Coherent Market Views

The next wave of earnings should open some eyes.

The Week Ahead: All Eyes on Washington

The political drama continues playing the market like a fiddle.

The Daily Dose: The Stamina to Win

As with my Penney prediction, I'm standing firm on these two calls

Stay Plugged In After A Power Outage To Remain Safe, Comfortable

Stay Plugged In After A Power Outage To Remain Safe, Comfortable

Staying plugged in after a power outage can be the difference between comfort and chaos.

Two Easy Steps For Emergency Preparedness, FEMA Says

Two Easy Steps For Emergency Preparedness, FEMA Says

Emergency preparedness is as simple as having a kit and making a plan.

Century Club: Briggs & Stratton

Century Club: Briggs & Stratton

Briggs & Stratton CEO Todd Teske is proud to be an American company that is an exporter of goods. Summer is improving for the company, too.

This GE Generator Systems Infographic Compiles Figures And Costs Commonly Associated With Residential Power Outages. (Graphic: Briggs & Stratton Corp.)

This GE Generator Systems Infographic Compiles Figures And Costs Commonly Associated With Residential Power Outages. (Graphic: Briggs & Stratton Corp.)

Residential power outages, often caused by strong storms or other natural disasters, do more than leave households in the dark.

BGG April 2014 Options Begin Trading

BGG April 2014 Options Begin Trading

Investors in Briggs & Stratton Corp. saw new options become available today, for the April 2014 expiration.

Ratings Changes Today

Upgrades: AMAT, AZPN, BOOM, CRR, MILL, NTLS Downgrades: ARRS, BGG, COVR, GAIN, KMI, MCGC, NVMI, PVR, RPI, SLG Initiations: None Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

5 Stocks Set to Soar on Bullish Earnings

5 Stocks Set to Soar on Bullish Earnings

These heavily shorted stocks could get squeezed much higher if they report positive earnings.

BGG August 17th Options Begin Trading

BGG August 17th Options Begin Trading

Investors in Briggs & Stratton Corp. saw new options begin trading today, for the August 17th expiration.

RSI Alert For Briggs & Stratton (BGG)

RSI Alert For Briggs & Stratton (BGG)

Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Sempra Energy Is the Real Deal

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Sempra Energy Is the Real Deal

Cramer is also bullish on Red Robin Gourmet Burgers but is cautious on 3D Systems.

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: The Bulls Are in Charge

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: The Bulls Are in Charge

Markets focus on the future, not the past, Cramer said. Embrace the future.

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Stay Away From Carnival

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Stay Away From Carnival

Cramer thinks Briggs & Stratton is terrific and Avery Dennison is worth owning.

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Europe Can't Keep Stocks Down for Long

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Europe Can't Keep Stocks Down for Long

Europe may dominate the headlines now but U.S. stocks will soon regain control of the market's direction, Cramer said.

5 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: BGG, SCI, ALB, MSI, MRK

5 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: BGG, SCI, ALB, MSI, MRK

BGG SCI ALB MSI MRK are going ex-dividend tomorrow, March 13, 2013

3 Stocks I Saw on TV

3 Stocks I Saw on TV

Dan Fitzpatrick examines three stocks viewed on Fast Money. Today's stocks include Gap, Briggs & Strattan, and Green Mountain.

Cramer's Top Stock Picks: GPS BGG

Cramer's Top Stock Picks: GPS BGG

Gap is not getting the credit it deserves while Briggs & Stratton will only get better as the grid gets worse, Cramer said.

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Going Over the Cliff

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Going Over the Cliff

Cramer said today's market drop is an indication of what will happen without a budget deal.

Cramer's Top Stock Picks: BGG HTZ

Cramer's Top Stock Picks: BGG HTZ

Briggs & Stratton is a play on generators while Hertz's size matters in car rentals, Cramer said.

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: A Hope-Filled Rally

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: A Hope-Filled Rally

Today's market rally shows that if the fiscal cliff was averted there would be a whole laundry list of stocks worth buying, Cramer said.

Briggs & Stratton Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (BGG)

Briggs & Stratton Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (BGG)

The ex-dividend date for Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) is tomorrow, February 28, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 11 cents per share. At a price of $17.48 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 2.5%.

Briggs & Stratton Corporation Stock Upgraded (BGG)

Briggs & Stratton Corporation Stock Upgraded (BGG)

Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) has been upgraded by TheStreet Ratings from a hold to buy.

TheStreet Quant Rating: D (Sell)