Brooks Automation, Inc (NASDAQ:BRKS) is scheduled to announce its earnings results after the market closes on Wednesday, July 26th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.30 per share for the quarter. Brooks Automation has set its Q3 guidance at $0.29-0.33 EPS.

Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, April 27th. The semiconductor company reported $0.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $169.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $167.16 million. Brooks Automation had a net margin of 6.63% and a return on equity of 10.00%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 25.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.07 EPS. On average, analysts expect Brooks Automation to post $1.10 EPS for the current fiscal year and $1.23 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Brooks Automation, Inc (NASDAQ:BRKS) opened at 25.05 on Wednesday. The company has a market cap of $1.68 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 36.78 and a beta of 1.02. Brooks Automation, Inc has a 52 week low of $12.05 and a 52 week high of $30.23. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $25.33 and a 200 day moving average of $22.71.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 23rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 2nd were issued a dividend of $0.10 per share. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.60%. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, May 31st. Brooks Automation’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 59.70%.

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BRKS has been the topic of several research reports. Zacks Investment Research cut Brooks Automation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, April 4th. BidaskClub cut Brooks Automation from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Saturday, June 17th. Needham & Company LLC upped their target price on Brooks Automation from $22.00 to $28.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, April 28th. B. Riley reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $32.00 target price on shares of Brooks Automation in a report on Saturday, June 17th. Finally, ValuEngine cut Brooks Automation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 12th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. Brooks Automation currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $24.14.

Brooks Automation Company Profile

Brooks Automation, Inc is a provider of automation and cryogenic solutions for various applications and markets. The Company operates through 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.

Earnings History for Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS)

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