Witnessing the stock’s movement on the chart, on July 09, 2020, Applied Optoelectronics Inc. (NASDAQ: AAOI) set off with pace as it heaved 6.29% to $12.00. During the day, the stock rose to $12.25 and sunk to $11.16 before settling in for the price of $11.29 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, AAOI posted a 52-week range of $5.00-$15.98.
In the past 5-years timespan, the Technology sector firm’s annual sales growth was 7.90%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -68.80%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -12.80%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $20.21 million, simultaneously with a float of $19.04 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $230.52 million. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $9.72, while the 200-day Moving Average is $10.19.
If we measure the efficiency of the company that is accounted for 3115 employees. It has generated 61,275 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -21,204. The stock had 5.86 Receivables turnover and 0.41 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +23.94, operating margin was -25.54 and Pretax Margin of -26.92.
Applied Optoelectronics Inc. (AAOI) Ownership Facts and Figures
Nothing is more important than checking the behaviour of major investors towards the stock of the Semiconductors industry. Applied Optoelectronics Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 8.00%, in contrast to 60.20% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Jul 06, this organization’s *** See Remarks sold 6,468 shares at the rate of 11.61, making the entire transaction reach 75,126 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 105,459. Preceding that transaction, on Jul 06, Company’s President and CEO sold 15,576 for 11.21, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 174,580. This particular insider is now the holder of 830,137 in total.
Applied Optoelectronics Inc. (AAOI) Earnings and Revenue Records
As on 3/30/2020, Multinational firm has announced its last quarter scores, in which it reported -$0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the period falling under the consensus outlook (set at -$0.38) by -$0.06. This company achieved a net margin of -34.60 while generating a return on equity of -21.91. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of -0.2 per share during the current fiscal year.
Applied Optoelectronics Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -12.80% and is forecasted to reach -0.15 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 13.00% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -68.80% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Applied Optoelectronics Inc. (NASDAQ: AAOI) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Applied Optoelectronics Inc. (AAOI). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.00. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.70. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.29.
In the same vein, AAOI’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -3.60, a figure that is expected to reach -0.25 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be -0.15 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Applied Optoelectronics Inc. (AAOI)
Going through the that latest performance of [Applied Optoelectronics Inc., AAOI]. Its last 5-days volume of 0.98 million indicated improvement to the volume of 0.8 million it revealed a year ago. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 78.99% While, its Average True Range was 0.76.
Raw Stochastic average of Applied Optoelectronics Inc. (AAOI) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 92.56%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 92.04% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 83.24% that was lower than 97.89% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.