NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (Nasdaq: AMCC) were gapping down Wednesday morning with an open price 11.5% lower than Tuesday's closing price. The stock closed at $7.83 Tuesday and opened today's trading at $6.93. The average volume for Applied Micro Circuits has been one million shares per day over the past 30 days. Applied Micro Circuits has a market cap of $500.3 million and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 16.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Applied Micro Circuits Corporation, a semiconductor company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, markets, sells, and supports integrated circuits for processing, transporting, and storing information. TheStreet Ratings rates Applied Micro Circuits as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Applied Micro Circuits Ratings Report. Get more investment ideas from our investment research center. Interested in other stocks that are gapping down? Get free SMS text alerts sent to you when the action happens by texting DOWN to 95370 or select from multiple alert options.