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Q4 2014 Briggs & Stratton Corporation Earnings Conference Call (Live)
08/14/14 at 9:00 a.m. CT

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Replay Number is 888-266-2081
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Briggs & Stratton Corporation, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment.  Its wholly owned subsidiaries include North America’s number one marketer of portable generators and pressure washers, and it is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of lawn and garden, turf care and other power equipment through its Simplicity®, Snapper®, SnapperPro®, Ferris®, Murray®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents.  These products are sold through consumer home centers, department stores, mass merchants, warehouse clubs and independent dealers. 


Briggs & Stratton’s engines are used primarily by the lawn and garden equipment industry, which accounts for about 84 percent of the Engines segment fiscal 2013 engine sales. Major lawn and garden equipment applications include walk-behind lawn mowers, riding lawn mowers, garden tillers and snow throwers. The remaining 16 percent of engine sales are for use on products for industrial, construction, agricultural and other consumer applications, which include portable and standby generators, pumps and pressure washers. Many retailers specify Briggs & Stratton’s engines on the powered equipment they sell, and the Briggs & Stratton logo is often featured prominently on a product because of the appeal and reputation of the brand.


Approximately 30 percent of Briggs & Stratton’s Engines segment net sales are derived from sales in international markets, primarily to customers in Europe. Briggs & Stratton is a leading supplier of gasoline engines in countries where there is an established lawn and garden equipment market. Briggs & Stratton also exports engines to developing nations where its engines are used in agricultural, marine, construction and other applications.


Briggs & Stratton Corporation manufactures replacement engines and service parts and sells them to sales and service distributors. These distributors supply service parts and replacement engines directly to independently owned, authorized service dealers throughout the world. These distributors and service dealers implement Briggs & Stratton’s commitment to reliability and service.

Briggs & Stratton manufactures engines and parts at the following U.S. locations: Wauwatosa, Wis.; Murray, Ky.; Poplar Bluff, Mo.; Auburn, Ala.; and Statesboro, Ga. Briggs & Stratton Power Products Group LLC manufacture finished goods in Munnsville, N.Y.; and McDonough, Ga.


An early and successful integrator of the Economic Value Added (EVA) discipline into its organization in 1989, the company has compiled an impressive record of producing economic profits. In 2005, Briggs & Stratton was named to Forbes magazine’s platinum list of “America’s Best Big Companies” for the third year in a row. In fiscal 2013, the company reported net income of $45 million, excluding restructuring charges, on sales of approximately $1.86 billion. For additional information, please visit www.basco.com and www.briggsandstratton.com.




Stock Information

BGG

$18.33  - 0.4   (2.14%)
07/31/14 at 4:00 p.m. ET
Open $18.53Close $18.73
High $18.73Low $18.32
Volume 314,700Market Cap $856,450,920

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Recent News

07/10/14

Briggs & Stratton Corporation Announces Actions to Adjust Snapper Residential Product Offerings and Consolidate Manufacturing Facilities; Preliminary Fourth Quarter Sales Increase 4%

MILWAUKEE, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG) announced today that beginning in the 2016 lawn & garden season, it will ... 

05/30/14

Briggs & Stratton Corporation Announces Adoption of Rule 10b5-1 Plans By Executive Officers

MILWAUKEE, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) Briggs & Stratton Corporation (the "Company") today announced ... 

05/27/14

Briggs & Stratton Corporation Announces Adoption of New Rule 10b5-1 Plan By Executive Officer

MILWAUKEE, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) Briggs & Stratton Corporation (the "Company") today announced ... 

05/22/14

Briggs & Stratton Corporation Wins BizTimes I.Q. Award For Innovation

WAUWATOSA, Wis., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG) received a BizTimes I.Q. Award for Innovation from BizTimes Med ... 

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Documents & Resources

Financials

Management

Todd J. Teske
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
David J. Rodgers
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Harold L. Redman
Senior Vice President and President - Products Group
William  H. Reitman
Senior Vice President - Manager Director - Europe
Thomas  R. Savage
Senior Vice President – Corporate Development
Joseph  C. Wright
Senior Vice President and President - Engines Group
Randall R. Carpenter
Vice President - Marketing
David G. DeBaets
Vice President - North American Operations
Andrea L. Golvach
Vice President & Treasurer
Robert F. Heath
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Edward J. Wajda II
Senior Vice President & General Manager - International

Board of Directors

Recent SEC Filings

Filing DateFormDescription
07/11/148-KReport of unscheduled material events or corporate event
07/03/148-KReport of unscheduled material events or corporate event
05/30/148-KReport of unscheduled material events or corporate event

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Contact Information

David J. Rodgers
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
414-259-5333
Shareholder Relations Hotline
800-365-2759
Corporate Offices and Mailing Address
12301 West Wirth Street
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53222
Transfer Agent
Wells Fargo Shareowner Services
P. O. Box 64374
St. Paul, MN 55164-0874
800-468-9716

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Wells Fargo Shareowner Services
1110 Centre Pointe Curve, Suite 101
Mendota Heights, MN 55120
800-468-9716