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Latest Analysts Reports: The Progressive Corporation (PGR), Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (AAOI)

Latest Analysts Reports: The Progressive Corporation (PGR), Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (AAOI)

Applied Optoelectronics's revenue was up 26.8% on a year-over-year basis. The stock increased 0.54% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $20.65. It has outperformed by 27.93% the S&P500.

Cypress Capital Management Llc Wy increased its stake in Applied Optoelectronics Inc (AAOI) by 82.59% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Shares of Applied Optoelectronics Inc (NASDAQ AAOI) opened at $38.89 on Friday. The semiconductor company reported $1.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.31 by ($0.23). About 541,198 shares traded.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Applied Optoelectronics (AAOI) Cut to Strong Sell at Zacks Investment Research" was posted by The Lincolnian Online and is owned by of The Lincolnian Online. It has outperformed by 605.35% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2017 Q3. AAOI comes in with a P/S ratio of 1.95 that's greater than 1, potentially implying that it could be expensive relative to the overall sector (2.7) and its peers (1.51). Citigroup Inc. raised its stake in Applied Optoelectronics by 96.2% during the 2nd quarter. The stock of Church & Dwight Co., Inc. Carnegie Capital Asset Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 16,420 shares. Manufacturers Life Com The reported 0.02% stake. Applied Optoelectronics, headquartered in Sugar Land, Texas. Mufg Americas Holdings holds 0% or 48 shares in its portfolio.

TT International acquired a new position in Applied Optoelectronics Inc (NASDAQ:AAOI) in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 522,837 shares of the company's stock, valued at $23,684,516.10. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 12,725 shares of the semiconductor company's stock valued at $715,000 after acquiring an additional 857 shares during the last quarter. Old Mutual Global (Uk) accumulated 41,478 shares. Public Employees Retirement System Of Ohio stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Applied Optoelectronics, Inc.

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In other Applied Optoelectronics news, insider Chih-Hsiang (Thompson) Lin sold 3,600 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, November 20th. Emerald Advisers Pa has 101,276 shares for 0.27% of their portfolio. Applied Optoelectronics Inc now has $743.89 million valuation. Fuller And Thaler Asset Mngmt stated it has 0.07% in Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI) on Tuesday, September 19 with "Buy" rating. A 10 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while2 believe that investors should either steer clear of PGR or, if they already own its stock, sell it. Therefore 20% are positive. Needham & Company LLC lowered their price objective on shares of Applied Optoelectronics from $115.00 to $75.00 and set a "strong-buy" rating on the stock in a research note on Friday, October 13th.

More important recent Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI) or 24,200 shares. The firm has "Buy" rating by Piper Jaffray given on Thursday, August 3. As per Wednesday, November 8, the company rating was maintained by Needham. Applied Optoelectronics had 32 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, June 20 by Cowen & Co. As per Tuesday, July 21, the company rating was downgraded by Wells Fargo. DA Davidson maintained the shares of AAOI in report on Friday, July 14 with "Buy" rating. Piper Jaffray maintained it with "Buy" rating and $9000 target in Thursday, July 13 report. (NASDAQ:AAOI) earned "Sell" rating by Northland Capital on Friday, October 13. The rating was initiated by Societe Generale with "Hold" on Tuesday, October 13.

Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 6 sales for $867,608 activity. On Monday, August 7 Kuo David C sold $62,230 worth of Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. $58,520 worth of stock was sold by BLACK RICHARD B on Thursday, September 7. Applied Optoelectronics Inc has a 12 month low of $21.88 and a 12 month high of $103.41.

AAOI has been the topic of a number of research reports. The Progressive Corporation earnings have risen with an annualized rate of 8.15% over the last 5 years. BlackRock Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Applied Optoelectronics by 86.8% in the second quarter. Trafelet Brokaw Capital Management Lp bought 243,389 shares as the company's stock rose 70.49% with the market. It dropped, as 66 investors sold PCLN shares while 320 reduced holdings. Docter Jan L sold $4.69 million worth of The Priceline Group Inc.

Coherent, Inc. provides lasers and laser technology in a range of scientific, commercial, and industrial applications worldwide. (Aaoi) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $734.39 million market cap company. The firm designs, makes, services, and markets lasers, laser tools, precision optics, and related accessories.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.19 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.12, from 1.22 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 40 investors sold Coherent, Inc. shares while 113 reduced holdings. 65 funds opened positions while 178 raised stakes. Glenmede Tru Na holds 0% or 3,614 shares in its portfolio. 11,055 are held by Amer Century Cos. The fund owned 34,863 shares of the semiconductor company's stock after buying an additional 2,670 shares during the quarter. Ameritas Investment Ptnrs owns 1,515 shares. Oakbrook Invests Ltd invested in 9,920 shares. California-based Perigon Wealth Mgmt Lc has invested 0.01% in Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD). Bbva Compass Financial Bank has 10,149 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio.

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