Brooks Automation, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKS), saw one of its insiders lower his holdings with the company. Joseph R. Martin sold a total of 6,113 shares of common stock at an average price of $10.6948 per share. Following this transaction, Martin holds a total of 51,396 shares directly in the company.
A $698.82 million market cap company, Brooks Automation, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKS) is a global provider of automation, vacuum and instrumentation solutions for multiple markets, including semiconductor manufacturing, technology device manufacturing and life sciences.
In addition, multiple hedge funds are involved with the company. Chuck Royce‘s Royce & Associates rose its activity by 29% last quarter, and now holds a total of 4,638,163 shares worth about $50.7 million; while Visium Asset Management, the hedge fund controlled by Jacob Gottlieb, also saw a rise in its involvement last quarter, raising its profile by 233%, and now holds 1,328,572 shares worth approximately $14.5 million.
Disclosure: The author, Daniel Forstein, holds no positions in any stocks mentioned.