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Applied Optoelectronics Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.11 (-6.63%)
(As of 06/30/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
217,597 shs
Average Volume
335,164 shs
Market Capitalization
$42.83 million
P/E Ratio
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AAOI Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Overall MarketRank

1.85 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

531st out of 937 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

77th out of 124 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.8Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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About Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ:AAOI)

Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells various fiber-optic networking products worldwide. It offers optical modules, lasers, subassemblies, transmitters and transceivers, and turn-key equipment, as well as headend, node, and distribution equipment. The company sells its products to internet data center operators, cable television and telecom equipment manufacturers, and internet service providers through its direct and indirect sales channels. Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. was incorporated in 1997 and is headquartered in Sugar Land, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Semiconductors & related devices
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
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Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
2 Analysts


Net Income
$-54.16 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$211.57 million
Book Value
$9.33 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$42.83 million

Applied Optoelectronics Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Applied Optoelectronics stock right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Applied Optoelectronics in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Applied Optoelectronics stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in AAOI, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Applied Optoelectronics' stock price forecast for 2022?

2 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Applied Optoelectronics' stock. Their AAOI stock forecasts range from $2.50 to $6.00. On average, they predict Applied Optoelectronics' share price to reach $3.90 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 151.6% from the stock's current price.
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How has Applied Optoelectronics' stock performed in 2022?

Applied Optoelectronics' stock was trading at $5.14 at the beginning of the year. Since then, AAOI stock has decreased by 69.8% and is now trading at $1.55.
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When is Applied Optoelectronics' next earnings date?

Applied Optoelectronics is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 4th 2022.
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How were Applied Optoelectronics' earnings last quarter?

Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 5th. The semiconductor company reported ($0.36) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.46) by $0.10. The semiconductor company earned $52.24 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $52.84 million. Applied Optoelectronics had a negative net margin of 25.50% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.75%. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.30) earnings per share.
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What guidance has Applied Optoelectronics issued on next quarter's earnings?

Applied Optoelectronics issued an update on its second quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 23rd. The company provided EPS guidance of -$0.34--$0.30 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of -$0.25. The company issued revenue guidance of $56.00 million-$59.00 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $55.46 million.

Who are Applied Optoelectronics' key executives?

Applied Optoelectronics' management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Chih-Hsiang Lin Ph.D., Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 59, Pay $712.61k)
  • Dr. Stefan J. Murry, CFO & Chief Strategy Officer (Age 49, Pay $415.24k)
  • Mr. David C. Kuo, VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 39, Pay $275.98k)
  • Dr. Hung-Lun Chang, Sr. VP & North America Gen. Mang. (Age 58, Pay $381.56k)
  • Mr. Shu-Hua Yeh, Sr. VP & Asia Gen. Mang. (Age 56, Pay $418.1k)
  • Ms. Lindsay Grant Savarese, Investor Relations
  • Ms. Jessica Hung, VP of Fin. & Controller

What is Thompson Lin's approval rating as Applied Optoelectronics' CEO?

29 employees have rated Applied Optoelectronics CEO Thompson Lin on Glassdoor.com. Thompson Lin has an approval rating of 42% among Applied Optoelectronics' employees. This puts Thompson Lin in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Applied Optoelectronics own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Applied Optoelectronics investors own include Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Alibaba Group (BABA), Lumentum (LITE), Applied Materials (AMAT), Tesla (TSLA), Square (SQ), Netflix (NFLX) and Broadcom (AVGO).

What is Applied Optoelectronics' stock symbol?

Applied Optoelectronics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AAOI."

How do I buy shares of Applied Optoelectronics?

Shares of AAOI can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Applied Optoelectronics' stock price today?

One share of AAOI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.55.

How much money does Applied Optoelectronics make?

Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ:AAOI) has a market capitalization of $42.83 million and generates $211.57 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $-54.16 million in net income (profit) each year or ($2.01) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Applied Optoelectronics have?

Applied Optoelectronics employs 2,534 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Applied Optoelectronics?

Applied Optoelectronics' mailing address is 13139 JESS PIRTLE BLVD, SUGAR LAND TX, 77478. The official website for Applied Optoelectronics is www.ao-inc.com. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at (281) 295-1800 or via email at [email protected].

This page (NASDAQ:AAOI) was last updated on 7/1/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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