AU Optronics Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:AUO)

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
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $3.70
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $3.82
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $3.29
  • 52-Week Range: $2.32 - $4.42
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.25
  • P/E Growth: 0.93
  • Market Cap: $3.49B
  • Outstanding Shares: 962,424,000
  • Beta: 0.87
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -3.35%
  • Return on Equity: -5.49%
  • Return on Assets: -2.57%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.49%
  • Current Ratio: 1.19%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.96%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: $3.25 (10.47% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/9/2016Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$3.81 -> $4.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Jefferies GroupDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
7/19/2016Bank of America Corp.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
6/29/2016Credit Suisse Group AGUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details
4/7/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeSell -> BuyView Rating Details
3/10/2016Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingHold$2.50View Rating Details
1/11/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight -> NeutralView Rating Details
8/10/2015Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$4.00View Rating Details
7/30/2015KGI SecuritiesDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
7/29/2015Benchmark Co.Lower Price TargetHold$4.75 -> $4.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.03 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.44 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
Annual Dividend:$0.07
Dividend Yield:1.93%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-20.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
233.33% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
15.91% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/1/2015special$0.160.07%7/8/20157/10/20158/27/2015
(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
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to AU Optronics Corp. : September 26, 2016 (NYSE:AUO)
www.capitalcube.com - September 26 at 3:48 PM
News IconSlim chance of support for AMOLED - Taipei Times (NYSE:AUO)
www.taipeitimes.com - September 23 at 8:41 AM
News IconAU Optronics Corp Coverage Initiated at Drexel Hamilton (AUO) - Petro Global News 24 (NYSE:AUO)
petroglobalnews24.com - September 22 at 9:32 AM
bloomberg.com logoSunPower to Acquire AUO's Stake in Malaysian Solar Cell Venture - Bloomberg (NYSE:AUO)
www.bloomberg.com - September 20 at 3:37 PM
News IconTop Earnings to Watch for: AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:AUO)
voiceregistrar.com - September 20 at 3:37 PM
thestreet.com logoSunPower Moves to Add Capacity to Fend Off Pricing Pressure From China (NYSE:AUO)
www.thestreet.com - September 20 at 3:37 PM
News IconSunPower paying US$170 million to exit solar cell joint venture with AUO (NYSE:AUO)
www.pv-tech.org - September 20 at 9:36 AM
bloomberg.com logoSunPower to Acquire AUO’s Stake in Malaysian Solar Cell Venture (NYSE:AUO)
www.bloomberg.com - September 20 at 9:36 AM
News IconAUO Heads 2016 DJSI World's ITC Electronic Equipment, Instruments & Components Industry - CTIMES (NYSE:AUO)
en.ctimes.com.tw - September 14 at 3:41 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to AU Optronics Corp. : September 14, 2016 (NYSE:AUO)
www.capitalcube.com - September 14 at 3:41 PM
4-traders.com logoAU Optronics : AUO Heads 2016 DJSI World’s ITC Electronic Equipment, Instruments & Components Industry (NYSE:AUO)
www.4-traders.com - September 13 at 8:30 AM
publicnow.com logoAUO Heads 2016 DJSI World’s ITC Electronic Equipment, Instruments & Components Industry (NYSE:AUO)
www.publicnow.com - September 13 at 8:30 AM
publicnow.com logoAU Optronics Corp. Reports August 2016 Consolidated Revenue (NYSE:AUO)
www.publicnow.com - September 7 at 11:53 AM
News IconAugmented Reality (AR) Market Is Forecasted To Reach USD 100.24 Billion By 2024: Hexa Reports (NYSE:AUO)
www.consumerelectronicsnet.com - September 1 at 3:38 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to AU Optronics Corp. : September 1, 2016 (NYSE:AUO)
www.capitalcube.com - September 1 at 12:06 PM
News IconUltra-high refresh rate PC panel unveiled (NYSE:AUO)
www.chinapost.com.tw - August 29 at 8:26 AM
News IconStock to Watch: AU Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO), Express, Inc ... - Newburg Press (NYSE:AUO)
newburghpress.com - August 25 at 8:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoResearch and Markets - Global OLED Panel Market Forecasts and Trends 2015-2020 - Market players are Samsung, … (NYSE:AUO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 11:53 AM
live-pr.com logoNew Market Research Report: AU Optronics Corp. (2409) - Power - Deals and Alliances Profile (NYSE:AUO)
www.live-pr.com - August 24 at 11:53 AM
publicnow.com logoAUO Demonstrates Edge-to-Edge Bezel-less ALCD TV Displays (NYSE:AUO)
www.publicnow.com - August 23 at 6:34 AM
News IconIt's Earnings Time: What to Do with AU Optronics (AUO) Stock ... - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:AUO)
voiceregistrar.com - August 22 at 3:43 PM
4-traders.com logoAU Optronics : AUO's High Resolution, Ultra Slim & Light Mobile Device Displays Introduce New Applications for Entertainment and Life (NYSE:AUO)
www.4-traders.com - August 22 at 8:27 AM
publicnow.com logoAUO's High Resolution, Ultra Slim & Light Mobile Device Displays Introduce New Applications for Entertainment and Life (NYSE:AUO)
www.publicnow.com - August 22 at 8:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBallard Power (BLDP) to Expand in Japan via Toyota Deal (NYSE:AUO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 12:02 PM
News IconA milestone in China (NYSE:AUO)
www.chinapost.com.tw - August 9 at 4:45 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to AU Optronics Corp. : August 9, 2016 (NYSE:AUO)
www.capitalcube.com - August 9 at 4:45 PM
4-traders.com logoAU Optronics : Reports July 2016 Consolidated Revenue (NYSE:AUO)
www.4-traders.com - August 9 at 12:30 PM
News IconAU Optronics Corp. Reports July 2016 Consolidated Revenue (NYSE:AUO)
www.pressreleasepoint.com - August 9 at 12:30 PM
publicnow.com logoAU Optronics (Kunshan) Gen 6 LTPS LCD Fab Successfully Lights Up Its First 5.5-inch Full HD Display (NYSE:AUO)
www.publicnow.com - August 9 at 12:30 PM
capitalcube.com logoAU Optronics Corp. :AUO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 8, 2016 (NYSE:AUO)
www.capitalcube.com - August 8 at 3:41 PM
tradecalls.org logoRevenue Update on AU Optronics Corp (ADR)(NYSE:AUO) - Trade Calls (NYSE:AUO)
www.tradecalls.org - August 3 at 3:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo3 Reasons AU Optronics (AUO) is a Great Momentum Stock (NYSE:AUO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 12:15 PM
4-traders.com logoInnolux : AUO shares boosted by second quarter results and outlook for the third quarter (NYSE:AUO)
www.4-traders.com - July 29 at 9:07 PM
News IconStocks Earnings Report: AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO), Knowles Corporation (NYSE:KN) - News Oracle (NYSE:AUO)
www.newsoracle.com - July 29 at 3:40 PM
News IconAUO shares boosted by Q2 results, Q3 outlook (NYSE:AUO)
www.taiwannews.com.tw - July 29 at 8:59 AM
4-traders.com logoAU Optronics Corp. : Reports a Positive Operating Profit for Second Quarter 2016 (NYSE:AUO)
www.4-traders.com - July 28 at 12:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKEMET (KEM) Worth Watching: Stock Jumps 5.9% in Session (NYSE:AUO)
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 8:35 AM
twst.com logoAUO - AU Optronics Corporation: AU Optronics Corp. Reports a Positive Operating Profit for Second Quarter 2016 - The Wall Street Transcript (NYSE:AUO)
www.twst.com - July 27 at 3:40 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoAU Optronics reports 2Q loss (NYSE:AUO)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 5:03 AM
News IconIt's Earnings Time: What to Do with AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO) Stock - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:AUO)
voiceregistrar.com - July 22 at 3:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCan The Uptrend Continue for AU Optronics (AUO)? (NYSE:AUO)
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 9:02 AM
streetupdates.com logoNotable Stocks within Analysts Radar: Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK) , AU Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO) - Street Updates (NYSE:AUO)
www.streetupdates.com - July 21 at 3:39 PM
streetupdates.com logoTwo Buzzers within Analysts Radar: QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) , AU Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO) - Street Updates (NYSE:AUO)
www.streetupdates.com - July 20 at 11:06 PM
tradecalls.org logoShares of AU Optronics Corp (AUO) Rally 1.72% - Trade Calls (NYSE:AUO)
www.tradecalls.org - July 18 at 8:32 AM
News IconWere Analysts Bearish AU Optronics Corp (ADR) (NYSE:AUO) This Week? - Consumer Eagle (NYSE:AUO)
www.consumereagle.com - July 14 at 3:41 PM
News IconAU Optronics Corporation (NYSE:AUO) Short Interest Decreased By 1.67% - Press Telegraph (NYSE:AUO)
presstelegraph.com - July 10 at 8:23 AM
News IconAU Optronics Corp (AUO) : Analyst Rating Update - TheFounders Daily (NYSE:AUO)
www.thefoundersdaily.com - July 7 at 3:39 PM
4-traders.com logoAU OPTRONICS CORP : ex-dividend day for annual dividend (NYSE:AUO)
www.4-traders.com - July 7 at 11:35 AM
publicnow.com logoAU Optronics Corp. Reports June 2016 Consolidated Revenue (NYSE:AUO)
www.publicnow.com - July 7 at 2:31 AM
nasdaq.com logoAU Optronics Corp (AUO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 07, 2016 - Nasdaq (NYSE:AUO)
www.nasdaq.com - July 6 at 3:41 PM

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Last Updated on 9/30/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff