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Brady Corp (NYSE:BRC)
Market Cap
$1,768 Mil (As of Today)

Market cap is the total market value to buy the whole company. It is equal to the share price times the number of shares outstanding (end-of-period, EOP). Brady Corp's share price for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2016 was $32.14. Brady Corp's shares outstanding (EOP) for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2016 was 50 Mil. Therefore, Brady Corp's market cap for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2016 was $1,615 Mil.

Brady Corp's quarterly market cap increased from Jan. 2016 ($1,127 Mil) to Apr. 2016 ($1,331 Mil) and increased from Apr. 2016 ($1,331 Mil) to Jul. 2016 ($1,615 Mil).

Brady Corp's annual market cap declined from Jul. 2014 ($1,342 Mil) to Jul. 2015 ($1,207 Mil) but then increased from Jul. 2015 ($1,207 Mil) to Jul. 2016 ($1,615 Mil).

Enterprise value is the theoretical takeover price. It is more comprehensive than market capitalization (market cap), which only includes common equity. Enterprise Value is calculated as the market cap plus debt and minority interest and preferred shares, minus total cash and cash equivalents. Brady Corp's enterprise value for Today is $1,844 Mil.


Definition

Market cap is the short version of market capitalization. It is the total market value to buy the whole company. It is equal to the share price times the number of shares outstanding.

Brady Corp's Market Cap for the fiscal year that ended in Jul. 2016 is calculated as

Market Cap (A: Jul. 2016 )=Share Price (A: Jul. 2016 )*Shares Outstanding (EOP) (A: Jul. 2016 )
=32.14*50.26
=1,615

Brady Corp's Market Cap for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2016 is calculated as

Market Cap (Q: Jul. 2016 )=Share Price (Q: Jul. 2016 )*Shares Outstanding (EOP) (Q: Jul. 2016 )
=32.14*50.26
=1,615

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

Market cap is not the real price you pay for a company. If you buy the company and become its owner, you become the owner of the cash the company has, and you also assume the company’s debt. The real price you pay is the Enterprise Value.

Warren Buffett uses the ratio of total market cap of all public traded companies over GDP to measure if the market is expensive. As of April 2012, the US total market cap is about $14.7 trillion, while the US GDP is about $15 trillion. The market was modestly overvalued.


Related Terms

Shares Outstanding (EOP)


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Brady Corp Annual Data

Jul07Jul08Jul09Jul10Jul11Jul12Jul13Jul14Jul15Jul16
mktcap 1,9022,0101,5451,4631,5731,3681,7361,3421,2071,615

Brady Corp Quarterly Data

Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16
mktcap 1,3271,3421,2221,3421,3671,2071,1511,1271,3311,615
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