NASDAQ:BRKS - Brooks Automation Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$32.15 -0.05 (-0.16 %)
(As of 07/17/2018 04:03 AM ET)
Previous Close$32.20
Today's Range$31.93 - $32.40
52-Week Range$21.75 - $36.45
Volume410,100 shs
Average Volume760,584 shs
Market Capitalization$2.27 billion
P/E Ratio25.93
Dividend Yield1.23%
Beta1.02
Brooks Automation logoBrooks Automation, Inc. provides automation and cryogenic solutions for various applications and markets. It operates in two segments, Brooks Semiconductor Solutions Group and Brooks Life Science Systems. The Brooks Semiconductor Solutions Group segment offers critical automated transport, vacuum, 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; automated cleaning and inspection systems for wafer carriers, as well as reticle pod cleaners and stockers; and vacuum pumping and thermal management solutions for critical process vacuum applications. This segment also offers repair, diagnostic, and installation services, as well as spare parts and productivity enhancement upgrade services. The Brooks Life Science Systems segment provides automated cold storage systems; consumables, including various formats of racks, tubes, caps, plates, and foils; and instruments used for labeling, bar coding, capping, decapping, auditing, sealing, peeling, and piercing tubes and plates. It also provides sample management services, such as on-site and off-site sample storage, cold chain logistics, sample relocation, bio-processing, disaster recovery, and business continuity, as well as project management and consulting. In addition, this segment offers sample intelligence software solutions and customer technology integration; and laboratory work flow scheduling for life science tools and instrument work cells, sample inventory and logistics, environmental and temperature monitoring, and clinical trial and consent management, as well as planning, data management, virtualization, and visualization services. The company serves semiconductor capital equipment and sample management markets for life sciences in approximately 50 countries. Brooks Automation, Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Special industry machinery, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustrySemiconductor Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNASDAQ:BRKS
CUSIP11434010
Phone978-262-2400

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.28
Current Ratio3.34
Quick Ratio2.54

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio25.93
Forward P/E Ratio21.01
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$692.89 million
Price / Sales3.27
Cash Flow$1.6521 per share
Price / Cash19.46
Book Value$8.71 per share
Price / Book3.69

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.24
Net Income$62.61 million
Net Margins15.55%
Return on Equity15.97%
Return on Assets11.28%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,661
Outstanding Shares70,540,000
Market Cap$2,271.39

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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 1st. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 1st will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, June 22nd. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.24%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 31st. View Brooks Automation's Dividend History.

How were Brooks Automation's earnings last quarter?

Brooks Automation, Inc (NASDAQ:BRKS) released its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 1st. The semiconductor company reported $0.40 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.36 by $0.04. The semiconductor company had revenue of $207.26 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $199.44 million. Brooks Automation had a net margin of 15.55% and a return on equity of 15.97%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 22.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.28 EPS. 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, July, 31st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Brooks Automation.

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

Brooks Automation updated its third quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 1st. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.40-0.46 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.38. The company issued revenue guidance of $215-225 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $199.73 million.

What price target have analysts set for BRKS?

7 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Brooks Automation's stock. Their predictions range from $28.00 to $40.00. On average, they anticipate Brooks Automation's stock price to reach $35.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Brooks Automation.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Brooks Automation?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Brooks Automation in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of Brooks Automation's key competitors?

Who are Brooks Automation's key executives?

Brooks Automation's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Stephen S. Schwartz, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Lindon G. Robertson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56)
  • Mr. David E. Jarzynka, Sr. VP & GM of Brooks Semiconductor Solutions Group (Age 50)
  • Mr. David C. Gray Ph.D., Sr. VP and Chief Strategy & New Bus. Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Maurice H. Tenney III, Pres of Brooks Life Science Systems (Age 55)

Has Brooks Automation been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about BRKS stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Brooks Automation earned a news sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the semiconductor company an impact score of 45.39 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Brooks Automation's stock price today?

One share of BRKS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.15.

How big of a company is Brooks Automation?

Brooks Automation has a market capitalization of $2.27 billion and generates $692.89 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $62.61 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.24 on an earnings per share basis. Brooks Automation employs 1,661 workers across the globe.

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:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  364 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  241 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  605
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This page was last updated on 7/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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