Tt International Stake in Applied Optoelectronics INC (AAOI) Decreased as Shares Rose

June 27, 2018 - By Susanne Funderburg

Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI) Corporate LogoDuring Q1 2018 the big money sentiment increased to 1.01. That’s change of 0.16, from 2017Q4’s 0.85. 32 investors sold all, 39 reduced holdings as AAOI ratio improved. 49 rose holdings while 23 funds acquired holdings. Funds hold 13.19 million shares thus 11.40% more from 2017Q4’s 11.84 million shares. Globeflex LP reported 11,300 shs stake. 45,255 are held by Wells Fargo Company Mn. Westpac reported 20,930 shs stake. Mason Street Advsr Ltd Liability invested 0% of its capital in Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI). Logan has invested 0.05% in Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI). 50,328 are held by Hl Fincl Ltd. Bowling Management Limited Liability Company holds 0.1% or 27,901 shs in its capital. Northern Trust Corp holds 217,790 shs or 0% of its capital. Pnc Svcs reported 7,767 shs. Principal Finance Group reported 0% stake. Public Employees Retirement Of Ohio holds 0% in Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI) or 8,584 shs. Citigroup holds 0% in Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI) or 4,031 shs. Teachers Retirement System Of The State Of Kentucky owns 8,777 shs. 34,889 are owned by Eqis Cap Mngmt Inc. The New York-based Bloom Tree Partners Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.66% in Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI).

AAOI registered $236,890 net activity with 0 insider buys and 3 insider sales since January 11, 2018. On Thursday, January 11 Shares for $35,370 were sold by BLACK RICHARD B. $68,760 worth of Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI) was sold by Kuo David C.

Tt International reduced its stake by 86.75% in Applied Optoelectronics Inc (AAOI), according to 2018Q1 Securities and Exchange form. The company’s stock popped up 23.18% while Tt International sold 405,745 shares. At the end of 2018Q1, the institutional investor held 61,987 shares of the technology company, priced at $1.55B, down from 467,732 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Applied Optoelectronics Inc has $850.32M market cap. Ticker’s shares touched $43.43 during the last trading session after 1.59% change.Currently Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. is downtrending after 49.19% change in last June 27, 2017. AAOI has 613,336 shares volume. AAOI underperformed by 61.76% the S&P 500.

For a total of 487,755 shares it increased its holding in Sina Corp (NASDAQ:SINA) by 203,952 shares in the quarter, and has risen its stake in Pampa Energia S A (NYSE:PAM).

Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI)’s earnings report is expected on August, 2., Zacks reports. Last year’s EPS was $1.43, while now analysts expect change of 76.22 % down from current $0.34 EPS. If $0.34 is reported, AAOI’s profit will be $6.66M for 31.93 P/E. Last quarter $0.17 EPS was reported. Analysts forecasts 100.00 % EPS growth this quarter.

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Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 10 have positions in Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ:AAOI) as follows: 3 rated it a “Buy”, 3 with “Sell” and 4 with “Hold”. The positive are 30%. Since January 9, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Applied Optoelectronics has 13 analyst reports. On Thursday, February 22 the rating was downgraded by Craig Hallum to “Sell”. In Tuesday, January 9 report FBR Capital initiated it with “Hold” rating and $38.0 target. On Thursday, February 22 Northland Capital maintained Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI) with “Sell” rating. On Friday, February 16 the stock has “Hold” rating by FBR Capital. On Monday, June 11 the rating was initiated by Rosenblatt with “Sell”. The stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Outperform” on Thursday, February 22. On Wednesday, May 30 the company was maintained by Raymond James. On Thursday, February 22 the rating was maintained by B. Riley & Co with “Neutral”. On Monday, January 29 the company was downgraded by PiperJaffray. On Tuesday, February 13 the rating was maintained by Craig Hallum with “Hold”.

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