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NASDAQ:BRKS - Brooks Automation Stock Price, Forecast & News

$38.19
-1.50 (-3.78 %)
(As of 02/21/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$37.90
Now: $38.19
$39.68
50-Day Range
$38.08
MA: $41.05
$44.14
52-Week Range
$28.42
Now: $38.19
$50.35
Volume278,715 shs
Average Volume372,178 shs
Market Capitalization$2.81 billion
P/E Ratio6.34
Dividend Yield1.01%
Beta1.41
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
CUSIP11434010
Phone978-262-2400

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$781.86 million
Cash Flow$1.48 per share
Book Value$15.74 per share

Profitability

Net Income$437.42 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,984
Market Cap$2.81 billion
Next Earnings Date5/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 Thursday, February 6th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 6th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, March 27th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.05%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 5th. View Brooks Automation's Dividend History.

How were Brooks Automation's earnings last quarter?

Brooks Automation, Inc (NASDAQ:BRKS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 6th. The semiconductor company reported $0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.23. The semiconductor company earned $210.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $207.24 million. Brooks Automation had a net margin of 53.68% and a return on equity of 6.41%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 17.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.17 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 Monday, May 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 second quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 6th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.22-0.28 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.30. The company issued revenue guidance of $213-225 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $216.16 million.

What price target have analysts set for BRKS?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Brooks Automation's shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate Brooks Automation's stock price to reach $42.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.6% 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 negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Brooks Automation earned a media sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Brooks Automation.

Are investors shorting Brooks Automation?

Brooks Automation saw a drop in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,220,000 shares, a drop of 7.2% from the January 15th total of 3,470,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 507,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 6.3 days. Currently, 4.5% 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 NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Applied Materials (AMAT), Intel (INTC), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Netflix (NFLX), Square (SQ), Adobe (ADBE) and Bank of America (BAC).

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 variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (4.82%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (3.20%), State Street Corp (2.78%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.65%), FMR LLC (1.64%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.34%). 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 major investors are selling Brooks Automation stock?

BRKS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Boston Partners, Royce & Associates LP, Hodges Capital Management Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Rice Hall James & Associates LLC and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Brooks Automation company stock in the last year include Alfred Woollacott III, David C Gray, David Jarzynka, David Pietrantoni, Jason Joseph, Lindon G Robertson, Stephen S Schwartz and William T Montone. View Insider Buying and Selling for Brooks Automation.

Which major investors are buying Brooks Automation stock?

BRKS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Marshall Wace LLP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Man Group plc, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Beaumont Financial Partners LLC and Palisade Capital Management LLC NJ. 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 $38.19.

How big of a company is Brooks Automation?

Brooks Automation has a market capitalization of $2.81 billion and generates $781.86 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $437.42 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.77 on an earnings per share basis. Brooks Automation employs 2,984 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:  479 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  345 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  824
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 2/22/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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