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Brooks Automation Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NASDAQ:BRKS)

-0.03 (-0.07 %)
(As of 11/21/2019 03:03 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $45.24
50-Day Range
MA: $41.72
52-Week Range
Now: $45.24
Volume1.21 million shs
Average Volume531,112 shs
Market Capitalization$3.27 billion
P/E Ratio58.75
Dividend Yield0.88%
Brooks Automation, Inc provides automation and cryogenic solutions for various markets. The company operates in two segments, Brooks Semiconductor Solutions Group and Brooks Life Science Systems. The Brooks Semiconductor Solutions Group segment offers mission-critical wafer automation and contamination controls solutions and services. Its products include atmospheric and vacuum robots, robotic modules, and tool automation systems that offer precision handling and clean wafer environments; and automated cleaning and inspection systems for wafer carriers, reticle pod cleaners, and stockers. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Special industry machinery, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustrySemiconductor Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:BRKS



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$781.86 million
Cash Flow$1.49 per share
Book Value$15.77 per share


Net Income$437.75 million


Market Cap$3.27 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2020 (Estimated)

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Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Brooks Automation's stock symbol?

Brooks Automation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BRKS."

How often does Brooks Automation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Brooks Automation?

Brooks Automation announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 6th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 6th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, December 20th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.88%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 5th. View Brooks Automation's Dividend History.

How were Brooks Automation's earnings last quarter?

Brooks Automation, Inc (NASDAQ:BRKS) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 6th. The semiconductor company reported $0.24 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.23 by $0.01. The semiconductor company had revenue of $200.23 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $195.38 million. Brooks Automation had a return on equity of 6.67% and a net margin of 55.99%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 25.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.40 earnings per share. View Brooks Automation's Earnings History.

When is Brooks Automation's next earnings date?

Brooks Automation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 4th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Brooks Automation.

What guidance has Brooks Automation issued on next quarter's earnings?

Brooks Automation issued an update on its first quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, November, 6th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.20 to $0.27 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.26. The company issued revenue guidance of $204 million to $214 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $205.88 million.

What price target have analysts set for BRKS?

4 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Brooks Automation's shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $54.00. On average, they expect Brooks Automation's stock price to reach $45.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Brooks Automation.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Brooks Automation?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Brooks Automation in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Brooks Automation.

Has Brooks Automation been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about BRKS stock has been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Brooks Automation earned a media sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Brooks Automation.

Are investors shorting Brooks Automation?

Brooks Automation saw a drop in short interest in October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,640,000 shares, a drop of 9.0% from the September 30th total of 5,100,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 425,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 10.9 days. Approximately 6.6% of the company's shares are short sold. View Brooks Automation's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Brooks Automation's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Brooks Automation own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Brooks Automation investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Applied Materials (AMAT), Intel (INTC), Netflix (NFLX), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Bank of America (BAC), Square (SQ) and Adobe (ADBE).

Who are Brooks Automation's key executives?

Brooks Automation's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Stephen S. Schwartz, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Lindon G. Robertson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57)
  • Mr. David C. Gray Ph.D., Sr. VP and Chief Strategy & New Bus. Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. David E. Jarzynka, Pres of Semiconductor Solutions Group (Age 51)
  • Mr. Maurice H. Tenney III, Pres of Brooks Life Sciences (Age 56)

Who are Brooks Automation's major shareholders?

Brooks Automation's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.88%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (1.52%), Rice Hall James & Associates LLC (0.69%), Systematic Financial Management LP (0.50%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.32%) and SG Capital Management LLC (0.27%). Company insiders that own Brooks Automation stock include Alfred Woollacott III, David C Gray, David Jarzynka, David Pietrantoni, Jason Joseph, Lindon G Robertson, Maurice H Tenney, Stephen S Schwartz and William T Montone. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Brooks Automation.

Which institutional investors are selling Brooks Automation stock?

BRKS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rice Hall James & Associates LLC, Systematic Financial Management LP, John G Ullman & Associates Inc., BB&T Securities LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC and LaSalle Street Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Brooks Automation company stock in the last year include Alfred Woollacott III, David Jarzynka, David Pietrantoni, Jason Joseph, Maurice H Tenney and William T Montone. View Insider Buying and Selling for Brooks Automation.

Which institutional investors are buying Brooks Automation stock?

BRKS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, SG Capital Management LLC, TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, BBVA USA Bancshares Inc. and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View Insider Buying and Selling for Brooks Automation.

How do I buy shares of Brooks Automation?

Shares of BRKS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Brooks Automation's stock price today?

One share of BRKS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $45.24.

How big of a company is Brooks Automation?

Brooks Automation has a market capitalization of $3.27 billion and generates $781.86 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $437.75 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.77 on an earnings per share basis. Brooks Automation employs 1,548 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Brooks Automation.

What is Brooks Automation's official website?

The official website for Brooks Automation is http://www.brooks.com/.

How can I contact Brooks Automation?

Brooks Automation's mailing address is 15 Elizabeth Drive, Chelmsford MA, 01824. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at 978-262-2400 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Brooks Automation (NASDAQ BRKS)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  463 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  323 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  786
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Brooks Automation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BRKS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BRKS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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