Applied Optoelectronics Inc. (AAOI)

10.28
0.03 0.29
NASDAQ : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 10.25
Open 10.14
Day Low/High 10.05 / 10.52
52 Wk Low/High 8.34 / 21.92
Volume 430.51K
Avg Volume 622.40K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 20.11M
Market Cap 211.98M
EPS -0.10
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
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.

Closing Bell: Wall Street Closes in Red as Financial, Energy Sectors Drag Stocks Lower

Closing Bell: Wall Street Closes in Red as Financial, Energy Sectors Drag Stocks Lower

Wall Street closes lower for the third day as financial and energy sectors lead the decline.

Stocks Stay in Negative Territory as Big Bank Shares Lose Momentum

Stocks Stay in Negative Territory as Big Bank Shares Lose Momentum

Stocks hold lower on Thursday following earnings beats from three big U.S. banks.

Shark Bites: You Don't Want to Play the Gambler Today

Shark Bites: You Don't Want to Play the Gambler Today

This is one of those days when it may pay to walk away.

Dow Struggles, Wall Street Fluctuates as Earnings Season Begins With the Big Banks

Dow Struggles, Wall Street Fluctuates as Earnings Season Begins With the Big Banks

Stocks trade higher on Thursday as the three big U.S. banks earnings beat expectations and after Donald Trump says the dollar is getting 'too strong.'

Applied Optoelectronics Expects First Quarter 2017 Results To Exceed Guidance

Schedules First Quarter Conference Call May 4, 2017

These Stocks Show a Change of Direction

These Stocks Show a Change of Direction

Finding bullish and bearish reversals in the market.

TheStreet Quant Rating: D (Sell)