AU Optronics Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:AUO)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Rating(s), 4 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: $3.50 (10.26% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/19/2016Bank of America Corp.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/29/2016Credit Suisse Group AGUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/7/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeSell -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/10/2016Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingHold$2.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/11/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/31/2015Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeUnderperform -> OutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/10/2015Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$4.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/30/2015KGI SecuritiesDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/29/2015Benchmark Co.Lower Price TargetHold$4.75 -> $4.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/8/2014Societe GeneraleInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/27/2016Q216($0.20)($0.06)$77.62 billion$80.09 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2016Q116($0.11)$0.18$2.23 billion$71.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/1/2016Q415($0.01)($0.26)$2.41 billion$83.44 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/28/2015$0.32$0.36$87.32 billion$89.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/28/2015Q215$0.20$0.15$3.09 billion$2.99 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2015Q1$0.49$0.54$94.99 billion$95.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/12/2015$0.17$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2015Q4$0.69$0.62$3.35 million$105.45 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2014Q314$0.43$0.76$105.76 billion$106.89 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2014Q2$0.24$0.42$101.59 billion$102.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2014($0.22)$0.03$90.78 billion$93.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2014Q4($0.05)$0.10$99.47 billion$102.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/30/2013Q313$0.05$0.09$3.67 billion$3.62 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/31/2013Q213$0.03$0.14$3.65 billion$3.75 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2013Q113($0.41)($0.12)$3.15 billion$3.16 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/6/2013Q412($0.23)($0.49)$3.55 billion$3.42 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/25/2012Q312($0.45)($1.84)$3.45 billion$3.51 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/25/2012($0.89)($1.39)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/26/2012($1.75)($1.54)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/8/2012($1.67)($2.34)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/25/2011($1.17)($1.79)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/27/2011($0.68)($0.42)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/27/2011($0.22)($0.54)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2011($0.11)($0.45)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
Annual Dividend:$0.07
Dividend Yield:1.79%
Payout Ratio:-38.89% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-70.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
18.42% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
7/1/2015special$0.160.07%7/8/20157/10/20158/27/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
DateHeadline
07/22/16 02:38 PMIt's Earnings Time: What to Do with AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO) Stock - The Voice Registrar
07/22/16 08:02 AMCan The Uptrend Continue for AU Optronics (AUO)? -
07/21/16 02:39 PMNotable Stocks within Analysts Radar: Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK) , AU Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO) - Street Updates
07/20/16 10:06 PMTwo Buzzers within Analysts Radar: QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) , AU Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO) - Street Updates
07/18/16 07:32 AMShares of AU Optronics Corp (AUO) Rally 1.72% - Trade Calls
07/14/16 02:41 PMWere Analysts Bearish AU Optronics Corp (ADR) (NYSE:AUO) This Week? - Consumer Eagle
07/10/16 07:23 AMAU Optronics Corporation (NYSE:AUO) Short Interest Decreased By 1.67% - Press Telegraph
07/07/16 02:39 PMAU Optronics Corp (AUO) : Analyst Rating Update - TheFounders Daily
07/07/16 10:35 AMAU OPTRONICS CORP : ex-dividend day for annual dividend
07/07/16 01:31 AMAU Optronics Corp. Reports June 2016 Consolidated Revenue - [at noodls] - (2016.07.07) AU Optronics Corp. ('AUO' or the 'Company') (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced its unaudited consolidated revenue of NT$27.48 billion for June 2016, up by 2.6% month-over-month and down ...
07/06/16 02:41 PMAU Optronics Corp (AUO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 07, 2016 - Nasdaq
07/06/16 07:28 AMAU Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO) Current Analyst Ratings - Fiscal Standard
07/04/16 02:38 PMAU Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
07/01/16 04:55 PMETF’s with exposure to AU Optronics Corp. : July 1, 2016 -
07/01/16 02:39 PMAU Optronics: Improving Trends, Apple Evidence Building - Seeking Alpha
06/30/16 02:50 PMPrice Target in the Spotlight: AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO) - News Oracle
06/30/16 10:31 AMAU Optronics (AUO) Shows Strength: Stock Moves 7.4% Higher
06/29/16 02:39 PMRecently Issued Stock Ratings For AU Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO) - Fiscal Standard
06/29/16 05:57 AMAU Optronics upgraded by Credit Suisse -
06/29/16 12:52 AMCredit Suisse Sees Large Shift In TV Market - [at Barrons.com] - Taiwan's TV makers Innolux (3481.Taiwan) and Au Optronics (2409.Taiwan/AUO) soared 9.1% and 6.5% in Taipei after Credit Suisse issued a bullish report, upgrading both stocks to Outperform. In the TV market, ...
06/27/16 07:22 AMNew Broker Ratings For AU Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO) - FTSE News
06/23/16 04:09 PMLearn details of the flat panel display market: global industry analysis and opportunity assessment 2014 - 2020
06/22/16 07:47 PMUHD (Ultra High Definition) Panel (4K) Industry Sales, Supply and Consumption 2016 Analysis and Forecasts to 2022
06/22/16 02:38 PMBenQ's InstaShow Wireless Presentation System Simplifies Meeting Collaboration
06/21/16 07:26 AMAUO Announces New P-type Mono-crystalline Solar Module with Impressive Power Output
06/08/16 11:07 AMSynaptics' Apple Business Safe For Another iPhone - Investor's Business Daily
06/08/16 03:37 AM4:37 am AU Optronics reports May net sales declined 14% YoY to NT$26.8 bln (+3.8% sequentially) -
06/08/16 01:18 AMAU Optronics Corp. Reports May 2016 Consolidated Revenue - [at noodls] - (2016.06.08) AU Optronics Corp. ('AUO' or the 'Company') (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced its unaudited consolidated revenue of NT$26.79 billion for May 2016, up by 3.8% month-over-month and down ...
06/07/16 08:13 PMWhy Universal Display Corp. Just Hit an All-Time High - Motley Fool
06/03/16 11:08 AMAU Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO) Do Brokers Advise Buy, Sell Or Hold? - Share Trading News
06/02/16 11:19 AMAUO Launches Worlds First(*) 144Hz High Refresh Rate UHD 4K Gaming Monitor Panel - The global gaming industry has been expanding at a rapid rate. To address the substantial business opportunities in the gaming and entertainment market, AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced the world’s ...
06/01/16 12:53 AMAUO Launches World’s First(*) 144Hz High Refresh Rate UHD 4K Gaming Monitor Panel - [at noodls] - AUO Launches World's First(*) 144Hz High Refresh Rate UHD 4K Gaming Monitor Panel(2016.06.01) The global gaming industry has been expanding at a rapid rate. To address the substantial business opportunities ...
05/26/16 06:13 PMETF’s with exposure to AU Optronics Corp. : May 26, 2016 -
05/26/16 12:59 PMAU Optronics (AUO): Moving Average Crossover Alert - Nasdaq - AU Optronics (AUO): Moving Average Crossover AlertNasdaqAU Optronics Corp.AUO could be a stock to avoid from a technical perspective, as the firm is seeing unfavorable trends on the moving average crossover front. Recently, the 50 Day Moving Average for AUO broke out below the 200 Day Simple Moving ...and more »
05/26/16 08:40 AMAU Optronics (AUO): Moving Average Crossover Alert -
05/25/16 02:06 AMAUO Display Technical Papers Shine at SID Display Week 2016 - [at noodls] - Advanced AMOLED technologies shaping future display applications acknowledged at SID Display Week Symposium AU Optronics Corp. ('AUO' or the 'Company') (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) announced today that the ...
05/22/16 11:03 PMInnolux, AU Optronics Jump: Taiwan Earthquakes Tighten TV Panel Supply -
05/10/16 07:12 AMNew Strong Sell Stocks for May 10th -
05/06/16 02:24 AMAU Optronics Corp. Reports April 2016 Consolidated Revenue - [at noodls] - (2016.05.06) AU Optronics Corp. ('AUO' or the 'Company') (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced its unaudited consolidated revenue of NT$25.81 billion for April 2016, down by 1.7% month-over-month and ...
05/05/16 03:52 PMETF’s with exposure to AU Optronics Corp. : May 5, 2016 -
05/02/16 11:55 AMAU Optronics Corp. :AUO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
04/28/16 01:41 AMAU Optronics Corp. Reports First Quarter 2016 Financial Results - [at noodls] - (2016.04.28) AU Optronics Corp. ('AUO' or the 'Company') (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today held its investor conference and announced its unaudited consolidated financial results for the first quarter of ...
04/11/16 09:17 AMDigiTimes Reporting AU Optronics' March Shipments Of Large Size Panels Grew 35% - According to a report by DigiTimes, AU Optronics Corp (ADR) (NYSE: AUO), a developer of thin film transistor liquid crystal displays (TFT-LCDs), shipped 9.55 million large-size panels in March, marking a 35.0 percent month-over-month increase. DigiTimes also added that the company shipped 14.74 million ...Full story available on Benzinga.com
04/08/16 01:14 AMAU Optronics Corp. Reports March 2016 Consolidated Revenue - [at noodls] - (2016.04.08) AU Optronics Corp. ('AUO' or the 'Company') (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced its unaudited consolidated revenue of NT$26.27 billion for March 2016, up by 27.7% month-over-month and ...
04/07/16 01:35 AMAUO Bezel-less ALCD TV Display Makes Stunning Presence at CITE 2016 - [at noodls] - Video wall display with 1.8mm extreme narrow bezel reveals a seamless field of view With the exhibition theme of 'Infinite Visual Experience', AU Optronics Corp. ('AUO' or the 'Company') (TAIEX: 2409; ...
04/01/16 02:08 AMAU Optronics Corp. Files 2015 Annual Report on Form 20-F - [PR Newswire] - HSINCHU, Taiwan, April 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Issued by: AU Optronics Corp. Issued on: March 21, 2016 AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced ...
02/28/16 02:00 PMAU Optronics Corporation (NYSE:AUO) Sellers Covered 3.96% of Their Shorts - Business Standard Tribune - AU Optronics Corporation (NYSE:AUO) Sellers Covered 3.96% of Their ShortsBusiness Standard TribuneThe stock of AU Optronics Corporation (NYSE:AUO) registered a decrease of 3.96% in short interest. AUO's total short interest was 8.87 million shares in February as published by FINRA. Its down 3.96% from 9.24 million shares, reported previously.
02/26/16 09:22 AMChanges To Broker Targets On AU Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO) - Share Trading News - Changes To Broker Targets On AU Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO)Share Trading News01/21/2014 – AU Optronics Corp was downgraded to “outperform” by analysts at Credit Agricole. The share price of AU Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO) was up +1.60% during the last trading session, with a day high of 2.57. 567409 shares were traded on AU ...and more »
02/20/16 01:53 PMAU Optronics Corp (ADR)(NYSE:AUO) Announces January 2016 Revenues, Reports YOY Decline of 24.4% - Journal Transcript - Journal TranscriptAU Optronics Corp (ADR)(NYSE:AUO) Announces January 2016 Revenues, Reports YOY Decline of 24.4%Journal TranscriptThe volatile market behavior and uncertain performance of major economies have taken a toll on AU Optronics Corp (ADR)(NYSE:AUO) financial results. As per the reports, it announced consolidated revenues of NT$24.29 billion for the month of January ...Does AU Optronics Corp (ADR) Have Any Gas After Today's Huge Increase?Sonoran Weekly Reviewall 3 news articles »
02/18/16 01:48 PMDoes AU Optronics Corp (ADR) Have Any Gas After Today's Huge Increase? - Sonoran Weekly Review - Does AU Optronics Corp (ADR) Have Any Gas After Today's Huge Increase?Sonoran Weekly ReviewThe stock of AU Optronics Corp (ADR) (NYSE:AUO) is a huge mover today! The stock is up 0.58% or $0.02 after the news, hitting $2.61 per share. About 76,861 shares traded hands. AU Optronics Corp (ADR) (NYSE:AUO) has declined 37.89% since July 14, ...and more »

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About AU Optronics Corp.

AU Optronics Corp. logoAu Optronics Corp. is engaged in the research, development, production and sale of thin film transistor liquid crystal displays (TFT-LCDs) and other flat panel displays used in a range of applications. The Company is also engaged in the production and sale of solar photovoltaic (PV) modules and systems. The Company operates in two business segments: Display Business and Solar Business. In the Display Business segment, the Company designs, develops, manufactures, assembles and markets flat panel displays. In the Solar Business segment, the Company designs, develops and manufactures PV modules, as well as produce solar PV systems and provide various value-added services for solar PV systems projects.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductor - Broad Line
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AUO
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $3.90
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $3.26
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $2.88
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: -2.17
  • Market Cap: $3.75B
  • Beta: 0.96
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.1 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.38 EPS
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AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO) Chart for Wednesday, July, 27, 2016