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Brooks Automation Inc. Daily Stock Analysis
Stock Information
Open
24.25
Close
24.99
High
25.05
Low
24.00
Previous Close
24.18
Daily Price Gain
0.81
YTD High
34.63
YTD High Date
Nov 1, 2017
YTD Low
16.25
YTD Low Date
Jan 4, 2017
YTD Price Change
8.57
YTD Gain
52.24%
52 Week High
34.63
52 Week High Date
Nov 1, 2017
52 Week Low
16.12
52 Week Low Date
Dec 19, 2016
52 Week Price Change
8.82
52 Week Gain
54.55%
Company Information
Stock Symbol
BRKS
Exchange
NasdaqGS
Company URL
http://www.brooks.com
Company Phone
(978) 262-2400
CEO
Stephen S. Schwartz
Headquarters
Massachusetts
Business Address
15 ELIZABETH DRIVE, CHELMSFORD, MA 01824
Sector
Equity
Industry Category
Electronics
Industry Group
Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
CIK
0000933974
About

Brooks Automation, Inc. engages in the provision of automation and cryogenic solutions for multiple markets, including semiconductor capital equipment and life science biological sample management and storage. It operates through the following segments: Brooks Semiconductor Solutions Group; and Brooks Life Science Systems. The Brooks Semiconductor Solutions Group segment include atmospheric and vacuum robots, robotic modules and tool automation systems that provide precision handling and clean wafer environments, as well as cryogenic pumps and compressors that provide vacuum pumping and thermal management solutions used to create and control critical process vacuum applications. The Brooks Life Science Systems segment provides automated cold sample management systems for compound and biological sample storage, equipment for sample preparation and handling, consumables, and parts and support services to a range of life science customers including pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, bio-banks and research institutes. The company was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Chelmsford, MA.

Description

Brooks Automation, Inc. provides automation and cryogenic solutions for various applications and markets. It 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. This segment's products include atmospheric and vacuum robots, robotic modules, and tool automation systems that provide 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 use in critical process vacuum applications. This segment also provides support services, including repair, diagnostic, and installation, as well as spare parts and productivity enhancement upgrades. 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. This segment also provides sample management services, such as on-site and off-site sample storage, cold chain logistics, sample relocation, bio-processing solutions, 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 sells its products and services in approximately 50 countries. Brooks Automation, Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts.