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Applied Optoelectronics (AAOI) Competitors

$8.78
-0.32 (-3.52%)
(As of 12:53 PM ET)

AAOI vs. RESN, OIIM, MRAM, KOPN, BEEM, HIMX, JKS, ICHR, SGH, and DQ

Should you be buying Applied Optoelectronics stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Applied Optoelectronics include Resonant (RESN), O2Micro International (OIIM), Everspin Technologies (MRAM), Kopin (KOPN), Beam Global (BEEM), Himax Technologies (HIMX), JinkoSolar (JKS), Ichor (ICHR), SMART Global (SGH), and Daqo New Energy (DQ).

Applied Optoelectronics vs.

Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ:AAOI) and Resonant (NASDAQ:RESN) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, media sentiment, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, community ranking, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Applied Optoelectronics received 330 more outperform votes than Resonant when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 70.98% of users gave Resonant an outperform vote while only 65.25% of users gave Applied Optoelectronics an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Applied OptoelectronicsOutperform Votes
599
65.25%
Underperform Votes
319
34.75%
ResonantOutperform Votes
269
70.98%
Underperform Votes
110
29.02%

Applied Optoelectronics currently has a consensus target price of $15.00, indicating a potential upside of 64.84%. Given Applied Optoelectronics' higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Applied Optoelectronics is more favorable than Resonant.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Applied Optoelectronics
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50
Resonant
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

61.7% of Applied Optoelectronics shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 21.6% of Resonant shares are held by institutional investors. 5.4% of Applied Optoelectronics shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 6.2% of Resonant shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

In the previous week, Applied Optoelectronics had 5 more articles in the media than Resonant. MarketBeat recorded 5 mentions for Applied Optoelectronics and 0 mentions for Resonant. Applied Optoelectronics' average media sentiment score of 0.54 beat Resonant's score of 0.00 indicating that Applied Optoelectronics is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Applied Optoelectronics Positive
Resonant Neutral

Applied Optoelectronics has a net margin of -30.65% compared to Resonant's net margin of -1,651.52%. Applied Optoelectronics' return on equity of -16.30% beat Resonant's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Applied Optoelectronics-30.65% -16.30% -8.34%
Resonant -1,651.52%-187.27%-125.24%

Applied Optoelectronics has a beta of 2.02, meaning that its share price is 102% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Resonant has a beta of 1.24, meaning that its share price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Resonant has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Applied Optoelectronics. Resonant is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Applied Optoelectronics, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Applied Optoelectronics$217.65M1.63-$56.05M-$1.82-5.00
Resonant$2.18M138.07-$35.97M-$0.57-7.86

Summary

Applied Optoelectronics beats Resonant on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding AAOI and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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AAOI vs. The Competition

MetricApplied OptoelectronicsSemiconductors & related devices IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$354.08M$55.92B$21.08B$8.39B
Dividend YieldN/A1.96%2.68%4.09%
P/E Ratio-5.0018.13203.7614.64
Price / Sales1.6312.91529.4365.31
Price / CashN/A26.7429.6931.82
Price / Book1.505.286.694.39
Net Income-$56.05M$904.71M$613.79M$214.83M
7 Day Performance-10.52%1.73%2.57%2.65%
1 Month Performance-27.43%1.90%0.64%-0.30%
1 Year Performance109.68%-10.27%14.05%1.53%

Applied Optoelectronics Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
RESN
Resonant
0 of 5 stars
$4.48
flat
N/AN/A$300.99M$2.18M-7.8673
OIIM
O2Micro International
0 of 5 stars
$4.90
flat
N/AN/A$142.79M$101.10M49.00315Analyst Forecast
MRAM
Everspin Technologies
2.7169 of 5 stars
$6.00
-2.0%
$9.00
+50.0%
-26.7%$129.12M$63.76M16.2282Positive News
KOPN
Kopin
1.6364 of 5 stars
$0.71
+1.4%
$2.75
+287.3%
-68.1%$84.09M$40.39M-1.69144Gap Up
BEEM
Beam Global
0.6439 of 5 stars
$5.28
-6.5%
$18.00
+240.9%
-51.4%$76.77M$67.35M-4.06298
HIMX
Himax Technologies
1.7945 of 5 stars
$7.41
+10.9%
$8.00
+8.0%
+16.8%$1.29B$945.43M27.452,164Gap Down
High Trading Volume
JKS
JinkoSolar
2.6046 of 5 stars
$23.96
+0.9%
$26.60
+11.0%
-45.4%$1.27B$16.72B3.7457,397
ICHR
Ichor
3.8376 of 5 stars
$37.02
-0.2%
$46.60
+25.9%
+2.9%$1.24B$811.12M-20.922,245
SGH
SMART Global
2.2544 of 5 stars
$23.62
+3.6%
$30.88
+30.7%
-12.3%$1.24B$1.44B-6.423,000
DQ
Daqo New Energy
3.9851 of 5 stars
$18.40
-2.5%
$27.63
+50.1%
-52.8%$1.21B$2.01B8.645,765Positive News

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This page (NASDAQ:AAOI) was last updated on 6/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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