AAOI (Applied Optoelectronics Inc) climbed 6.96 at the last close: Is This Today’s Most Popular Stock?

On Friday, Applied Optoelectronics Inc (NASDAQ: AAOI) was 6.96% up from the session before settling in for the closing price of $10.35. A 52-week range for AAOI has been $1.60 – $24.75.

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Technology Sector giant saw their annual sales slid by -2.51% over the last five years. When this article was written, the company’s average yearly earnings per share was at 77.88%. With a float of $35.43 million, this company’s outstanding shares have now reached $38.15 million.

The firm has a total of 2149 workers. Let’s measure their productivity.

Applied Optoelectronics Inc (AAOI) Breakdown of a Key Holders of the stock

Also, it is sometimes useful to examine the sentiment of large-scale investors toward Applied Optoelectronics Inc stocks. The insider ownership of Applied Optoelectronics Inc is 7.22%, while institutional ownership is 66.98%. The most recent insider transaction that took place on Mar 18 ’24, was worth 398,283. In this transaction Director of this company bought 31,370 shares at a rate of $12.70, taking the stock ownership to the 220,133 shares. Before that another transaction happened on Mar 18 ’24, when Company’s President and CEO bought 11,780 for $12.66, making the entire transaction worth $149,169. This insider now owns 1,218,160 shares in total.

Applied Optoelectronics Inc (AAOI) Recent Fiscal highlights

According to the Wall Street analysts, stocks earnings will be around 77.88% per share during the next fiscal year. For the long-term projections, market analysts anticipate that the company’s EPS will surge by 13.00% during the next five years compared to -74.26% drop over the previous five years of trading.

Applied Optoelectronics Inc (NASDAQ: AAOI) Trading Performance Indicators

You can see what Applied Optoelectronics Inc (AAOI) is doing with its current performance indicators. In the most recent quarter, the stock posted a quick ratio of 1.16. In addition, a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for the trailing twelve months stands at 1.95.

For the trailing twelve months, Company’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) is -1.79, a number that is poised to hit -0.29 in the next quarter and is forecasted to reach 0.87 in one year’s time.

Technical Analysis of Applied Optoelectronics Inc (AAOI)

Analysing the last 5-days average volume posted by the [Applied Optoelectronics Inc, AAOI], we can find that recorded value of 1.79 million was lower than the volume posted last year of 2.72 million. As of the previous 9 days, the stock’s Stochastic %D was 35.74%. Additionally, its Average True Range was 0.85.

During the past 100 days, Applied Optoelectronics Inc’s (AAOI) raw stochastic average was set at 9.46%, which indicates a significant decrease from 40.17% during the past two weeks. Based on volatility metrics of the stock, it showed a historical volatility of 71.28% in the past 14 days, which was lower than the 106.45% volatility it showed in the past 100 days.

At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average is $13.01, while its 200-day Moving Average is $13.56. Now, the first resistance to watch is $11.50. This is followed by the second major resistance level at $11.93. The third major resistance level sits at $12.41. If the price goes on to break the first support level at $10.59, it is likely to go to the next support level at $10.11. Now, if the price goes above the second support level, the third support stands at $9.68.

Applied Optoelectronics Inc (NASDAQ: AAOI) Key Stats

There are 38,730K outstanding shares of the company, which has a market capitalization of 425.09 million. As of now, sales total 217,650 K while income totals -56,050 K. Its latest quarter income was 60,450 K while its last quarter net income were -13,880 K.