Brady Corporation ( BRC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 06, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.2025 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 29, 2016. Shareholders who purchased BRC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BRC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $27.17, the dividend yield is 2.98%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BRC was $27.17, representing a -3.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.08 and a 47.18% increase over the 52 week low of $18.46.
BRC is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Hillenbrand Inc ( HI ) and Daktronics, Inc. ( DAKT ). BRC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.16. Zacks Investment Research reports BRC's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 3.15%, compared to an industry average of -1.2%.