News Recap: Brooks Automation, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKS) , iStar Financial Inc. (NYSE:STAR)

On 4/10/2017, Shares of Brooks Automation, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKS) closed at $21.86 in last trading day. After noting the initial trading entry at $22.10, it reached to a day’s high of $22.39 and moved to a day’s low of $21.78. The recent daily volume was 418.64 thousand as contrast to it’s an average volume of 563.87 thousand.

Technical Indicators:

The last close of the Brooks Automation, Inc. stock reflects that it traded up +2.47% from its 50-day moving average of $21.33. The stock traded above +25.32% to its 200-day MA of $17.44. Furthermore, it moved lower -4.16% from its 52-week high of $22.81 and +143.16% up from $8.99, which is 52-week low of the stock.

Brooks Automation, Inc.’s (BRKS) moved with shift of -0.41% in the past week. Over the last three months, the shares of the company have changed 29.36% and performed 61.89% over the last six months. The stock currently has Monthly Volatility of 3.03% and Weekly Volatility of 3.45%.

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.

iStar Financial Inc. (NYSE:STAR) finalized the last transaction at value of $11.93, with a daily change of +1.79% or +0.21 points. The company maintained volume of 617.36 thousand shares. In past trading day, the stock hit the maximum price of $11.97 and touched to minimum value of $11.68. It has a market cap of $ 859.46M.

Technical Indicators:

As of last trade close, the stock is trading  downside -7.01% from its one year high of $12.83 and moved +36.50% upward from $8.74, which is one year low of the stock.

The stock traded above +1.57% from its 50-day moving average of $11.75. Furthermore, the stock moved up +1.95% to its 200-day MA of $ 11.70.

iStar Inc.’s (STAR) moved with shift of 2.05% in the past week. Over the last three months, the shares of the company have changed -0.67% and performed 13.08% over the last six months. The stock currently has Monthly Volatility of 1.99% and Weekly Volatility of 2.46%.

iStar Inc. finances, invests in, and develops real estate and real estate related projects in the United States. It operates through four segments: Real Estate Finance, Net Lease, Operating Properties, and Land and Development. The Real Estate Finance segment offers senior and mezzanine real estate loans; preferred equity investments, and senior and subordinated loans to business entities; and whole loans and loan participations. The Net Lease segment owns and leases properties to single creditworthy tenants. As of December 31, 2016, this segment owned 282 facilities comprising 17.2 million square feet in 33 states. The Operating Properties segment operates commercial properties consisting of office, retail, hotel, and other properties; and residential properties, including luxury condominium projects. This segment operated 19 commercial properties comprising 2.9 million square feet in 8 states; and 8 residential projects representing 61 units located within luxury condominium projects in cities situated in the United States. The Land and Development segment owns a portfolio of land entitled for master planned communities (MPC), as well as for waterfront and urban infill land parcels. This segment owned 31 properties, including 10 MPC projects, 15 infill land parcels, and 6 waterfront land parcels. The company qualifies as a real estate investment trust for federal income tax purposes. It generally would not be subject to federal corporate income taxes if it distributes at least 90% of its taxable income to its stockholders. The company was formerly known as iStar Financial Inc. and changed its name to iStar Inc. in August 2015. iStar Inc. was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in New York, New York.


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