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: $4.10
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $3.95
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $3.12
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.42
  • P/E Growth: 1.24
  • Market Cap: $3.90B
  • Outstanding Shares: 962,424,000
  • Beta: 0.95
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.57)
Consensus Price Target: $2.50 (38.27% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
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
8/31/2015Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeUnderperform -> OutperformView 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 8/28/2014 forward)


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)


Earnings Estimates for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.04 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.43 EPS


Current Dividend Information for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
Annual Dividend:$0.07
Dividend Yield:1.73%
Payout Ratio:-20.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-175.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
16.28% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO)
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AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO) Chart for Sunday, August, 28, 2016

Last Updated on 8/28/2016 by Staff