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NASDAQ:AAOI

Applied Optoelectronics - AAOI Stock Forecast, Price & News

$2.87
+0.01 (+0.35%)
(As of 08/16/2022 02:09 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$2.81
$3.01
50-Day Range
$1.50
$2.86
52-Week Range
$1.48
$8.86
Volume
13,607 shs
Average Volume
229,820 shs
Market Capitalization
$80.02 million
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$3.77

Applied Optoelectronics MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
1.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
31.2% Upside
$3.77 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
16.53% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
1.14mentions of Applied Optoelectronics in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
Growing
From ($1.32) to ($0.95) Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.84 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

534th out of 664 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

80th out of 100 stocks

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About Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ:AAOI) Stock

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.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

Separately, B. Riley lowered their price objective on Applied Optoelectronics from $3.20 to $2.80 in a research note on Friday, August 5th.

Applied Optoelectronics Stock Performance

Shares of NASDAQ:AAOI traded up $0.02 during trading on Tuesday, reaching $2.88. 6,378 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 229,820. The company has a current ratio of 1.50, a quick ratio of 0.74 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.36. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $1.85 and a two-hundred day moving average of $2.69. Applied Optoelectronics has a 52-week low of $1.48 and a 52-week high of $8.86.

Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ:AAOI - Get Rating) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, August 4th. The semiconductor company reported ($0.36) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.35) by ($0.01). Applied Optoelectronics had a negative net margin of 28.68% and a negative return on equity of 14.74%. The business had revenue of $52.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $57.17 million. Equities research analysts forecast that Applied Optoelectronics will post -1.32 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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AAOI Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/04/2022
Today
8/16/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/03/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Semiconductors & related devices
Sub-Industry
N/A
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:AAOI
Fax
N/A
Employees
2,534
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$3.77
High Stock Price Forecast
$6.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$2.50
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+31.2%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
1.50
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-54,160,000.00
Pretax Margin
-28.67%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$211.57 million
Book Value
$9.33 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
26,628,000
Market Cap
$80.02 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.80

Key Executives

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













AAOI Stock - 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 year. 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" AAOI shares. 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 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Applied Optoelectronics' shares. Their AAOI share price forecasts range from $2.50 to $6.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $3.77 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 31.7% from the stock's current price.
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How have AAOI shares performed in 2022?

Applied Optoelectronics' stock was trading at $5.14 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, AAOI shares have decreased by 44.4% and is now trading at $2.86.
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When is Applied Optoelectronics' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 3rd 2022.
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How were Applied Optoelectronics' earnings last quarter?

Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 4th. The semiconductor company reported ($0.36) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.35) by $0.01. The semiconductor company had revenue of $52.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $57.17 million. Applied Optoelectronics had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.74% and a negative net margin of 28.68%.

What guidance has Applied Optoelectronics issued on next quarter's earnings?

Applied Optoelectronics updated its third quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 11th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of -$0.32--$0.27 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of -$0.25. The company issued revenue guidance of $57.00 million-$60.00 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $59.31 million.

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

29 employees have rated Applied Optoelectronics Chief Executive Officer Thompson Lin on Glassdoor.com. Thompson Lin has an approval rating of 42% among the company's 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), Block (SQ), Netflix (NFLX) and Broadcom (AVGO).

What is Applied Optoelectronics' stock symbol?

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

Who are Applied Optoelectronics' major shareholders?

Applied Optoelectronics' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Millennium Management LLC (1.45%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.11%), Citadel Advisors LLC (0.00%), PDT Partners LLC (0.14%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.13%) and Occudo Quantitative Strategies LP (0.10%). Insiders that own company stock include Che-Wei Lin, Chih-Hsiang (Thompson) Lin, David C Kuo, Hung-Lun (Fred) Chang, Shu-Hua (Joshua) Yeh and Stefan J Murry.
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How do I buy shares of Applied Optoelectronics?

Shares of AAOI stock 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 $2.86.

How much money does Applied Optoelectronics make?

Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ:AAOI) has a market capitalization of $79.74 million and generates $211.57 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $-54,160,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.22) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Applied Optoelectronics have?

The company 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 the company is www.ao-inc.com. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at (281) 295-1800 or via email at ir@ao-inc.com.

This page (NASDAQ:AAOI) was last updated on 8/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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