Applied Optoelectronics Inc (AAOI)

59.44
1.60 2.60
NASDAQ : Technology
Prev Close 61.00
Open 60.16
Day Low/High 58.87 / 60.85
52 Wk Low/High 8.08 / 22.79
Volume 597.90K
Avg Volume 3.39M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 19.00M
Market Cap 1.11B
EPS 1.80
P/E Ratio 20.58
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Ulta Beauty, Nutanix, Reynolds American, KeyCorp, Broadcom: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Ulta Beauty, Nutanix, Reynolds American, KeyCorp, Broadcom: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Jim Cramer is bullish on Ulta Beauty, Nutanix, Reynolds American, KeyCorp, and Broadcom.

Russell Rebalancing Tops Off a Choppy Week

Russell Rebalancing Tops Off a Choppy Week

It's hard to be too negative considering the speculative action today.

First Week of August 18th Options Trading For Applied Optoelectronics (AAOI)

Investors in Applied Optoelectronics Inc saw new options begin trading this week, for the August 18th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the AAOI options chain for the new August 18th contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

My Paramount Goal: Protect Capital Amid Possible Shift in Market Character

My Paramount Goal: Protect Capital Amid Possible Shift in Market Character

In order to outperform you have to avoid the big losses that occur when selling accelerates.

Algos Trade for Pennies, Not for Big Moves on News

Algos Trade for Pennies, Not for Big Moves on News

There is no direct correlation between news events and market movement.

Hoping for Some Action on Fed Day

Hoping for Some Action on Fed Day

Buyers are lacking conviction right now, but there is underlying support.

This Pullback Is a Perfect Buying Opportunity

This Pullback Is a Perfect Buying Opportunity

My game plan is to target a few of the big-cap momentum names that I feel have the best growth and valuation.

Rev's Forum: The Best Way to Navigate This Market Is to Think Micro, not Macro

Rev's Forum: The Best Way to Navigate This Market Is to Think Micro, not Macro

Don't get caught up in the macro arguments; focus instead on the trades that are working and build your portfolio that way.

Shark Bites: There Wasn't Even a Dip to Buy

Shark Bites: There Wasn't Even a Dip to Buy

Action runs counter to pattern, leaving market players wondering what to do.

Market Has a Real Problem Showing Its Emotions

Market Has a Real Problem Showing Its Emotions

This certainly isn't like the 'old days.'

Shark Bites: Pullback Isn't Over

Shark Bites: Pullback Isn't Over

The good news is that the indices are staying above the intraday lows.

A Look at The Buyout Prospects of Pandora, Yelp and Other Rumored Targets

A Look at The Buyout Prospects of Pandora, Yelp and Other Rumored Targets

Though tech M&A activity has cooled a bit, it certainly hasn't evaporated. Here's a look at the buyout prospects for some companies whose names are in the M&A rumor mill.

Struggling to Find Setups in This Flat Action

Struggling to Find Setups in This Flat Action

It is just another day of very slow action with little movement.

It's Enough to Drive Traders Crazy

It's Enough to Drive Traders Crazy

Anemic market needs a transfusion.

Applied Optoelectronics Ready for Big Run

Applied Optoelectronics Ready for Big Run

New highs won't be far off for this amazing stock.

Chart of the Day: Applied Optoelectronics

New highs won't be far off for this amazing stock.

Jobs Report Stirs Buying

Celgene downgrade weighs on biotechs.

S&P 500 Needs a Defibrillator: Clear!

S&P 500 Needs a Defibrillator: Clear!

Nothing is having much of an effect.

Key Earnings Takeaways for Akamai, Twilio, Groupon and Other Tech Companies

Key Earnings Takeaways for Akamai, Twilio, Groupon and Other Tech Companies

Apple isn't the only noteworthy tech company to have recently reported earnings. Here are some investor takeaways for several companies seeing large post-earnings moves.

Noteworthy Monday Option Activity: AAOI, SEMG, CGNX

Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Applied Optoelectronics Inc , where a total volume of 21,321 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 2.1 million underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 65.2% of AAOI's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 3.3 million shares.

Under the Surface, There Are Warnings in This Market

Under the Surface, There Are Warnings in This Market

Small caps are down 0.12% despite the strength in the Nasdaq ETF.

Market Momentum Melts -- Again

Market Momentum Melts -- Again

Bulls can't build as headlines start to matter more.

Commit To Purchase Applied Optoelectronics At $35, Earn 18.7% Annualized Using Options

Investors eyeing a purchase of Applied Optoelectronics Inc stock, but cautious about paying the going market price of $44.05/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the September put at the $35 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $2.65.

Wall Street Closes in Negative Territory as Financial, Energy Sectors Lead Decline

Wall Street Closes in Negative Territory as Financial, Energy Sectors Lead Decline

Stocks hold lower on Thursday despite earnings beats from three big U.S. banks as the energy and financial sectors lead the decline.