- BRC has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $9.7 million.
- BRC has traded 4.865700000000000358113538823090493679046630859375 options contracts today.
- BRC is making at least a new 3-day high.
- BRC has a PE ratio of 101.
- BRC is mentioned 1.45 times per day on StockTwits.
- BRC has not yet been mentioned on StockTwits today.
- BRC is currently in the upper 20% of its 1-year range.
- BRC is in the upper 35% of its 20-day range.
- BRC is in the upper 45% of its 5-day range.
- BRC is currently trading above yesterday's high.
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Highlights from the ratings report include:
- BRADY CORP has improved earnings per share by 27.3% in the most recent quarter compared to the same quarter a year ago. The company has demonstrated a pattern of positive earnings per share growth over the past two years. We feel that this trend should continue. During the past fiscal year, BRADY CORP turned its bottom line around by earning $0.09 versus -$0.95 in the prior year. This year, the market expects an improvement in earnings ($1.45 versus $0.09).
- The current debt-to-equity ratio, 0.41, is low and is below the industry average, implying that there has been successful management of debt levels. To add to this, BRC has a quick ratio of 1.80, which demonstrates the ability of the company to cover short-term liquidity needs.
- Net operating cash flow has increased to $40.30 million or 39.86% when compared to the same quarter last year. The firm also exceeded the industry average cash flow growth rate of 18.44%.
- The gross profit margin for BRADY CORP is rather high; currently it is at 53.29%. It has increased from the same quarter the previous year. Regardless of the strong results of the gross profit margin, the net profit margin of 7.31% trails the industry average.
- Powered by its strong earnings growth of 27.27% and other important driving factors, this stock has surged by 29.32% over the past year, outperforming the rise in the S&P 500 Index during the same period. Looking ahead, the stock's sharp rise over the last year has already helped drive it to a level which is relatively expensive compared to the rest of its industry. We feel, however, that other strengths this company displays justify these higher price levels.
- You can view the full Brady Ratings Report.
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