Brooks Automation Company Profile (NASDAQ:BRKS)

About Brooks Automation

Brooks Automation logoBrooks Automation, Inc. is a global provider of automation, vacuum and instrumentation solutions for multiple markets, including semiconductor manufacturing, technology device manufacturing and life sciences. The Company operates in three segments: Brooks Product Solutions, Brooks Global Services and Brooks Life Science Systems. The Brooks Product Solutions segment provides a variety of products and solutions that enable improved throughput and yield in controlled operating environments. The Brooks Global Services segment provides an extensive range of support services, including repair services, diagnostic support services and installation services in support of the base equipment installed by its Brooks Product Solutions segment. The Brooks Life Science Systems segment provides automated sample management systems for automated cold sample storage, equipment for sample preparation and handling, consumables and parts and support services to a wide range of life science customers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: BRKS
  • CUSIP: 11434010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $13.22
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $13.25
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $11.82
  • 52-Week Range: $8.33 - $13.96
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.74
  • P/E Growth: 2.67
  • Market Cap: $874.11M
  • Outstanding Shares: 66,120,000
  • Beta: 1.32
  • Net Margins: -13.39%
  • Return on Equity: 4.92%
  • Return on Assets: 3.99%
  • Current Ratio: 2.40%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.60%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $15.46 (16.94% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/12/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$12.50 -> $16.50View Rating Details
9/13/2016Janney Montgomery ScottInitiated CoverageBuy$20.00View Rating Details
8/3/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$16.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016Needham & Company LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$13.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
4/29/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingSell$9.80View Rating Details
6/29/2015Deutsche Bank AGInitiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details
11/13/2014Stifel NicolausBoost Price Target$15.00View Rating Details
11/5/2014SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/10/2016ListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q3$0.13$0.16$144.40 million$147.53 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q2$0.05$0.07$135.41 million$135.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q1($0.01)$0.02$113.53 million$120.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q415$0.13$0.17$143.21 million$145.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q315$0.10$0.15$139.46 million$144.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q215$0.05$0.08$132.70 million$139.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q115$0.06$0.08$127.70 million$122.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q4$0.06$0.07$117.72 million$122.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q314$0.03$0.05$116.90 million$117.35 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q214$0.08$0.08$128.46 million$125.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q114$0.07$0.09$122.08 million$124.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/14/2013Q413$0.04$0.13$115.66 million$118.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q3 2013$0.04$0.03$121.84 million$118.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q2 2013($0.02)$0.01$107.03 million$116.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q1 2013($0.11)($0.06)$90.73 million$98.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q412$0.02$0.08$115.97 million$119.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012$0.19$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2012$0.18$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.04$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2011$0.28$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.36$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.42$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011$0.33$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.41 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.84 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.05$0.05$0.05
Q2 20161$0.12$0.12$0.12
Q3 20161$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q4 20161$0.16$0.16$0.16
Q1 20171$0.16$0.16$0.16
Q2 20171$0.19$0.19$0.19
Q3 20171$0.24$0.24$0.24
Q4 20171$0.28$0.28$0.28
Q1 20181$0.29$0.29$0.29
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS)
Annual Dividend:$0.40
Dividend Yield:3.03%
Payout Ratio:-37.38% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
97.56% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
47.62% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.15%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 92.07%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/16/2016David C GrayInsiderSell6,441$12.74$82,058.34View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Jason JosephVPSell1,422$12.38$17,604.36View SEC Filing  
7/28/2016Jason JosephVPSell4,000$13.00$52,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/20/2016Jason JosephVPSell1,500$12.50$18,750.00View SEC Filing  
7/20/2016William T MontoneSVPSell5,000$12.50$62,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2016William T MontoneSVPSell5,000$12.08$60,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/12/2016Jason JosephVPSell1,450$12.00$17,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/5/2016Jason JosephVPSell5,528$11.06$61,139.68View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Jason JosephVPSell3,000$11.50$34,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2016David C GrayInsiderSell12,089$9.96$120,406.44View SEC Filing  
2/12/2016Lindon G. RobertsonCFOBuy20,000$8.56$171,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2016A Clinton AllenDirectorBuy20,000$8.74$174,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2015David PietrantoniinsiderSell10,000$11.52$115,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015John K McgillicuddyDirectorSell3,000$11.04$33,120.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015William T MontoneSVPSell5,000$11.51$57,550.00View SEC Filing  
2/9/2015Stephen S SchwartzCEOSell29,150$12.20$355,630.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2015William T MontoneSVPSell3,000$12.21$36,630.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014Stephen S SchwartzCEOSell7,481$12.00$89,772.00View SEC Filing  
11/28/2014Stephen S SchwartzCEOSell1,119$12.00$13,428.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014David PietrantoniInsiderSell4,195$11.71$49,123.45View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Stephen S SchwartzCEOSell7,365$12.02$88,527.30View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014William T MontoneSVPSell3,000$11.50$34,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014William T MontoneSVPSell3,000$11.08$33,240.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2014David PietrantoniInsiderSell2,500$11.07$27,675.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Joseph R MartinDirectorSell6,113$10.69$65,347.97View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Jason JosephVPSell2,500$10.60$26,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2014Jason JosephVPSell2,500$10.30$25,750.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014William MontoneSVPSell3,000$10.79$32,370.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Stephen SchwartzCEOSell20,000$10.49$209,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013William MontoneSVPSell3,000$10.29$30,870.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Kush MirchandaniSVPSell1,500$10.43$15,645.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Joseph MartinDirectorSell6,479$9.01$58,375.79View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Timothy S MathewsInsiderSell10,035$10.25$102,858.75View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Stephen S SchwartzCEOSell20,000$10.00$200,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS)
DateHeadline logoBrooks Automation Announces Fiscal 2016 Fourth Quarter And Year-End Earnings Release Date and Conference Call (NASDAQ:BRKS) - October 25 at 8:51 AM logoShares of BRKS Up 29.1% Since Uptrend Call on Shares (NASDAQ:BRKS) - October 18 at 3:54 PM logoBrooks Automation upgraded by Citigroup (NASDAQ:BRKS) - October 12 at 4:09 PM logo32.7% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Brooks Automation Call (BRKS) (NASDAQ:BRKS) - October 11 at 4:02 PM logoBRIEF-Taiwan's TSMC orders equipment for T$1.5 bln (NASDAQ:BRKS) - October 7 at 2:49 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Brooks Automation, Inc. : September 28, 2016 (NASDAQ:BRKS) - September 28 at 3:44 PM logoUptrend Call Working As Brooks Automation Stock Rises 33.4% (BRKS) (NASDAQ:BRKS) - September 23 at 3:24 PM logoBrooks Automation Has Returned 23.8% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (BRKS) (NASDAQ:BRKS) - September 17 at 8:46 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Brooks Automation, Inc. : September 15, 2016 (NASDAQ:BRKS) - September 15 at 12:51 PM logoBrooks Automation, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:BRKS) : September 13, 2016 (NASDAQ:BRKS) - September 13 at 5:59 PM logoBrooks Automation, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BRKS-US : September 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:BRKS) - September 12 at 3:51 PM logoBrooks Automation to Present at the Citi Global Technology Conference (NASDAQ:BRKS) - August 31 at 8:46 AM logoShares of BRKS Up 22.6% Since Uptrend Call on Shares (NASDAQ:BRKS) - August 30 at 3:56 PM logoBrooks Automation to Present at the 11th Annual Wells Fargo Securities Healthcare Conference (NASDAQ:BRKS) - August 25 at 8:49 AM logoBrooks Automation Up 23.5% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (BRKS) (NASDAQ:BRKS) - August 22 at 4:02 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Brooks Automation, Inc. : August 17, 2016 (NASDAQ:BRKS) - August 17 at 4:04 PM logoBrooks Automation, Inc. :BRKS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : August 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:BRKS) - August 12 at 12:37 PM logoUptrend Call Working As Brooks Automation Stock Rises 19.1% (BRKS) (NASDAQ:BRKS) - August 10 at 11:51 AM logoBROOKS AUTOMATION INC Financials (NASDAQ:BRKS) - August 5 at 3:58 PM logoEdited Transcript of BRKS earnings conference call or presentation 28-Jul-16 9:30pm GMT (NASDAQ:BRKS) - July 29 at 11:30 AM logoBrooks Automation Inc. Q3 Income Rises 8% (NASDAQ:BRKS) - July 28 at 10:36 PM logoBrooks posts 3Q profit (NASDAQ:BRKS) - July 28 at 5:53 PM logoBrooks Automation Reports Fiscal Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:BRKS) - July 28 at 4:28 PM logoQ3 2016 Brooks Automation Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:BRKS) - July 28 at 7:07 AM logoBRIEF-Brooks Automation Inc files for potential mixed shelf size (NASDAQ:BRKS) - July 27 at 6:55 PM logoBrooks Automation Announces Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Financial Results Release Date and Conference Call (NASDAQ:BRKS) - July 20 at 4:01 PM logoBROOKS AUTOMATION INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NASDAQ:BRKS) - June 30 at 5:18 PM logoMoving Average Crossover Alert: Brooks Automation (BRKS) (NASDAQ:BRKS) - June 24 at 9:05 AM logoBrooks Automation to Participate in the CEO Investor Summit 2016 (NASDAQ:BRKS) - June 23 at 6:39 AM logoBrooks Automation, Inc. (BRKS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June (NASDAQ:BRKS) - June 1 at 12:31 PM logoCan The Uptrend Continue for Brooks Automation (BRKS)? (NASDAQ:BRKS) - June 1 at 10:51 AM logoBRIEF-Brooks Automation Inc says co, units enter into a credit agreement - sec filing (NASDAQ:BRKS) - June 1 at 8:28 AM logoBROOKS AUTOMATION INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial (NASDAQ:BRKS) - June 1 at 6:02 AM logoBrooks Automation Announces 2016 Analyst and Investor Day (NASDAQ:BRKS) - May 25 at 4:56 PM logoHow Brooks Automation (BRKS) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry (NASDAQ:BRKS) - May 23 at 9:33 AM logoBrooks Automation, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BRKS-US : May 23, 2016 (NASDAQ:BRKS) - May 23 at 8:18 AM logoBrooks Automation to Present at the B. Riley & Co. 17th Annual Investor Conference (NASDAQ:BRKS) - May 10 at 4:18 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Brooks Automation, Inc. : May 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:BRKS) - May 9 at 2:59 PM logoBrooks Automation, Inc. :BRKS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers (NASDAQ:BRKS) - May 5 at 12:05 PM logoEdited Transcript of BRKS earnings conference call or presentation 28-Apr-16 8:30pm GMT (NASDAQ:BRKS) - April 29 at 4:18 PM logoBrooks Automation : reports 2Q loss (NASDAQ:BRKS) - April 29 at 9:51 AM logoBrooks Automation Inc. Reveals 9% Retreat In Q2 Earnings (NASDAQ:BRKS) - April 29 at 9:51 AM logoBrooks Automation, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BRKS-US : April 29, 2016 (NASDAQ:BRKS) - April 29 at 8:13 AM logoBrooks reports 2Q loss (NASDAQ:BRKS) - April 28 at 5:33 PM logoBrooks Automation Reports Fiscal Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:BRKS) - April 28 at 4:15 PM logoQ2 2016 Brooks Automation Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:BRKS) - April 28 at 7:07 AM logoWhy Brooks Automation (BRKS) Stock Might be a Great Pick (NASDAQ:BRKS) - April 21 at 8:08 AM logoBrooks Automation Announces Fiscal 2016 Second Quarter Financial Results Release Date and Conference Call (NASDAQ:BRKS) - April 14 at 4:25 PM logoBRKS: Insiders Vs. Shorts (NASDAQ:BRKS) - April 14 at 2:35 PM logoBrands seek Rio gold in new advertising playing field (NASDAQ:BRKS) - April 1 at 10:34 AM


Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS) Chart for Thursday, October, 27, 2016

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