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Brooks Automation, Inc. (BRKS)

Equity · Currency in USD · Last updated May 19, 2022

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BRKSShare Price Chart

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The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in Brooks Automation, Inc. on Jan 5, 2010 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $124,966 for a total return of roughly 1,149.66%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.

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BRKSReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized


BRKSMonthly Returns Heatmap

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BRKSSharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current Brooks Automation, Inc. Sharpe ratio is 0.25. A Sharpe ratio between 0 and 1.0 is considered sub-optimal.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.

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BRKSDividend History

Brooks Automation, Inc. granted a 0.46% dividend yield in the last twelve months, as of May 19, 2022. The annual payout for that period amounted to $0.40 per share.


Dividend yield


BRKSDrawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.

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BRKSWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the Brooks Automation, Inc.. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the Brooks Automation, Inc. is 52.53%, recorded on Mar 18, 2020. It took 94 trading sessions for the portfolio to recover.



To Bottom


To Recover



-52.53%Nov 8, 201989Mar 18, 202094Jul 31, 2020183
-48.87%Apr 4, 2011409Nov 15, 2012531Dec 26, 2014940
-48.56%Jan 12, 2010168Sep 10, 201088Jan 14, 2011256
-41%Aug 29, 201881Dec 24, 201890May 6, 2019171
-34.28%Feb 6, 2015254Feb 9, 2016112Jul 20, 2016366
-34.19%Nov 1, 201723Dec 4, 2017132Jun 14, 2018155
-29.46%Nov 9, 202147Jan 14, 2022
-27.82%Apr 29, 202178Aug 18, 202125Sep 23, 2021103
-27.71%Jul 25, 201915Aug 14, 201950Oct 24, 201965
-26.72%Jun 9, 201716Jun 30, 201762Sep 28, 201778

BRKSVolatility Chart

Current Brooks Automation, Inc. volatility is 56.15%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.

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