|Day Low/High||12.42 / 13.20|
|52 Wk Low/High||8.33 / 12.72|
In trading on Tuesday, shares of Brooks Automation Inc touched a new 52-week high of $12.07/share. That's a 44.90% rise, or $3.74 per share from the 52-week low of $8.33 set back on 02/11/2016.
Investors in Brooks Automation Inc saw new options begin trading this week, for the August 19th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the BRKS options chain for the new August 19th contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.
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In trading on Tuesday, shares of Brooks Automation Inc crossed above their 200 day moving average of $10.38, changing hands as high as $10.43 per share. Brooks Automation Inc shares are currently trading up about 2.7% on the day.
The most recent short interest data was recently released by the NASDAQ for the 03/31/2016 settlement date, and Brooks Automation Inc is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 6.82 "days to cover" versus the median component at 5.89. There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded.
Stocks with insider trader activity include CGIX, SAVE and BRKS
Company Expects to Achieve $15 Million in Annualized Cost Savings
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/2/16, Brooks Automation Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.10, payable on 3/24/16. As a percentage of BRKS's recent stock price of $9.77, this dividend works out to approximately 1.02%, so look for shares of Brooks Automation Inc to trade 1.02% lower — all else being equal — when BRKS shares open for trading on 3/2/16.
Stocks with insider trader activity include BRKS, BBOX and BLK
The DividendRank formula at Dividend Channel ranks a coverage universe of thousands of dividend stocks, according to a proprietary formula designed to identify those stocks that combine two important characteristics — strong fundamentals and a valuation that looks inexpensive. Brooks Automation Inc presently has an excellent rank, in the top 25% of the coverage universe, which suggests it is among the top most "interesting" ideas that merit further research by investors.
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The DividendRank formula at Dividend Channel ranks a coverage universe of thousands of dividend stocks, according to a proprietary formula designed to identify those stocks that combine two important characteristics — strong fundamentals and a valuation that looks inexpensive. Brooks Automation Inc presently has an above average rank, in the top 50% of the coverage universe, which suggests it is among the top most "interesting" ideas that merit further research by investors.
Stocks with insider trader activity include CNBKA, BRKS and AR
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Friday, shares of Brooks Automation Inc were yielding above the 4% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $0.40), with the stock changing hands as low as $9.91 on the day. Dividends are particularly important for investors to consider, because historically speaking dividends have provided a considerable share of the stock market's total return.