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NASDAQ:AAOIApplied Optoelectronics Stock Price, Forecast & News

$11.29
+0.14 (+1.26 %)
(As of 07/8/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$11.02
Now: $11.29
$11.64
50-Day Range
$8.35
MA: $9.48
$11.58
52-Week Range
$5.00
Now: $11.29
$15.98
Volume464,900 shs
Average Volume797,861 shs
Market Capitalization$229.64 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2
Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells various fiber-optic networking products worldwide. It offers optical modules, lasers, 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 telecommunications equipment manufacturers, and Internet service providers through its direct and indirect sales channels. Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Sugar Land, Texas.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.8Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.13 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Semiconductors & related devices
Sub-IndustryN/A
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AAOI
CUSIPN/A
Phone281-295-1800

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$190.87 million
Book Value$13.61 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-66,050,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees3,115
Market Cap$229.64 million
Next Earnings Date8/5/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ:AAOI) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Applied Optoelectronics' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Applied Optoelectronics' stock was trading at $7.0301 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AAOI shares have increased by 60.6% and is now trading at $11.29. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Applied Optoelectronics?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Applied Optoelectronics in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Applied Optoelectronics.

When is Applied Optoelectronics' next earnings date?

Applied Optoelectronics is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 5th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Applied Optoelectronics.

How were Applied Optoelectronics' earnings last quarter?

Applied Optoelectronics Inc (NASDAQ:AAOI) announced its earnings results on Thursday, May, 7th. The semiconductor company reported ($0.44) EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.54) by $0.10. The semiconductor company earned $40.47 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $45.03 million. Applied Optoelectronics had a negative return on equity of 11.37% and a negative net margin of 40.52%. View Applied Optoelectronics' earnings history.

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

Applied Optoelectronics issued an update on its second quarter 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of -0.28--0.2 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $-0.25. The company issued revenue guidance of $55-60 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $50.83 million.

What price target have analysts set for AAOI?

5 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Applied Optoelectronics' shares. Their forecasts range from $6.50 to $11.00. On average, they anticipate Applied Optoelectronics' stock price to reach $9.60 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 15.0%. View analysts' price targets for Applied Optoelectronics.

Has Applied Optoelectronics been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about AAOI stock has trended negative recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Applied Optoelectronics earned a coverage optimism score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news about Applied Optoelectronics.

Are investors shorting Applied Optoelectronics?

Applied Optoelectronics saw a drop in short interest in June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,550,000 shares, a drop of 15.5% from the May 31st total of 6,570,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 771,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 7.2 days. Currently, 30.0% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Applied Optoelectronics' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Applied Optoelectronics' key competitors?

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), Alibaba Group (BABA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Applied Materials (AMAT), Lumentum (LITE), Tesla (TSLA), Square (SQ), Netflix (NFLX) and Shopify (SHOP).

Who are Applied Optoelectronics' key executives?

Applied Optoelectronics' management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Chih-Hsiang Lin, Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 56)
  • Dr. Stefan J. Murry, CFO & Chief Strategy Officer (Age 46)
  • Dr. Hung-Lun Chang, Sr. VP of Optical Component Bus. Unit & GM of North America (Age 55)
  • Mr. Shu-Hua Yeh, Sr. VP of Network Equipment Module Bus. Unit & GM of Asia (Age 53)
  • Mr. David C. Kuo, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 36)

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Applied Optoelectronics' stock price today?

One share of AAOI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.29.

How big of a company is Applied Optoelectronics?

Applied Optoelectronics has a market capitalization of $229.64 million and generates $190.87 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $-66,050,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.45) on an earnings per share basis. Applied Optoelectronics employs 3,115 workers across the globe.

What is Applied Optoelectronics' official website?

The official website for Applied Optoelectronics is www.ao-inc.com.

How can I contact Applied Optoelectronics?

Applied Optoelectronics' mailing address is 13139 JESS PIRTLE BLVD, SUGAR LAND TX, 77478. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at 281-295-1800 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/9/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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