Brooks Automation Inc (BRKS) reported quarterly earnings results on Thursday, Apr-28-2016. The company said it had a profit of $0.07 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations beating the analyst consensus estimate by $0.02. Analysts had a consensus of $0.05. The company posted revenue of $135.30 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $135.41 million. The company’s revenue was down -2.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.08 EPS.
Brooks Automation Inc closed down -0.02 points or -0.20% at $10.2 with 1,86,613 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $10.21, the shares hit an intraday low of $10.06 and an intraday high of $10.44 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
In a different news, on Mar 18, 2016, David C Gray (Chief Strategy & New Business) sold 12,089 shares at $9.99 per share price. According to the SEC, on Dec 10, 2015, David Pietrantoni (Principal Accounting Officer) sold 10,000 shares at $11.53 per share price. On Nov 24, 2015, John K Mcgillicuddy (director) sold 3,000 shares at $11.04 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Brooks Automation Inc. is a global provider of automation vacuum and instrumentation solutions for multiple markets including semiconductor manufacturing technology device manufacturing and life sciences. The Company operates in three segments: Brooks Product Solutions Brooks Global Services and Brooks Life Science Systems. The Brooks Product Solutions segment provides a variety of products and solutions that enable improved throughput and yield in controlled operating environments. The Brooks Global Services segment provides an extensive range of support services including repair services diagnostic support services and installation services in support of the base equipment installed by its Brooks Product Solutions segment. The Brooks Life Science Systems segment provides automated sample management systems for automated cold sample storage equipment for sample preparation and handling consumables and parts and support services to a wide range of life science customers.