Home Dividends High Dividend Yield Latest Change: Briggs And Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG)

Latest Change: Briggs And Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG)


Briggs And Stratton Corporation trades as part of the industrials sector and is in the industrial products industry. The company CEO is Todd J. Teske. Briggs and Stratton Corp is a producer of gasoline engines and outdoor power equipment. It operates in two segments including Engines segment and Products segment.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The BGG stock showed a previous change of 0.32% with an open at 12.77 and a close of 12.75. It reached an intraday high of 12.90 and a low of 12.71.

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The stock has a market cap of $536.8m with 42.1m shares outstanding, of which the float is 40.9m shares. Trading volume reached 303,335 shares compared to its average volume of 337,540 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days, Briggs And Stratton Corporation shares returned 2.49% and in the past 30 trading days it returned -0.47%. Over three months, it changed -2.39%. In one year it has changed -42.29% and within that year its 52-week high was 22.73 and its 52-week low was 11.34. BGG stock is 12.43% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 16.21 and a 50 day moving average of 13.17. Currently BGG stock is trading -21.35% below its 200 day moving average and may not be a good opportunity to buy as it may continue to trend down.

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The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at -0.3 that ended on 30th of June 2018. Based on 3 analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is 0.42. The TTM EPS is 1.29, which comes to a TTM PE of 9.88.

The following are the last four quarter reported earnings per share:
12-31-2018:  0.20
09-30-2018:  -0.51
06-30-2018:  0.47
03-31-2018:  0.84

The dividend per share is currently 0.56, which is a dividend yield of 4.39%. Also, the payout ratio is 43.41%, therefore the dividend is safe according to our calculations. BGG stock has a high dividend yield, but because the company has sufficient earnings to cover future dividends, it may be a good investment opportunity for an income portfolio.

Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 23.28, which means it is possibly undervalued and has a margin of safety of 45.24%

Indicators to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 131.80% of institutional ownership. Short-interest is 2,965,564, which is 7.04% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio is 7.48. This stock has a moderate level of short interest, but may still be a buying opportunity depending on other indicators.

The current calculated beta is 0.89

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Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is -4.71%, return on assets is -1.51%, profit margin is -1.36%, price-to-sales is 0.28 and price-to-book is 1.06.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 3  :Valuation Score
 0  :Past Performance Score
 2  :Financial Strength Score
 3  :Future Growth Score
 3  :Dividend Score
 2  :Overall Score

John Jones
Worked for several Wall Street firms: Salomon Smith Barney, UBS, and Charles Schwab. Has developed skills and gained extensive experience over the years that is used today to uncover winning penny stocks.Also was an attorney for small businesses in Scottsdale, Arizona. That experience and understanding of law provides a unique perspective and edge in discovering quality companies in various industries.