ADVISORY, Oct. 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: Applied Optoelectronics, a leading provider of fiber-optic access network products for the cable broadband, internet data center, and fiber-to-the-home markets, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of its September 26, 2013 initial public offering (IPO) on The NASDAQ Stock Market. In honor of the occasion, Dr. Thompson Lin, Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer and James L. Dunn, CFO will ring the Closing Bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43 rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When: Friday, October 4, 2013 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET Contact : Maria Riley (415) 217-7722 firstname.lastname@example.org NASDAQ MarketSite: Christine Barna (646) 441-5310 Christine.Barna@nasdaqomx.com Feed Information: Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463 Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West 18 mhz Lower DL 3811 Vertical FEC 3/4 SR 13.235 DR 18.295411 MOD 4:2:0 DVBS QPSK Facebook and Twitter: For multimedia features such as exclusive content, photo postings, status updates and video of bell ceremonies please visit our Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ . For news tweets, please visit our Twitter page at: http://twitter.com/nasdaqomx . Webcast: A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx . Photos: To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market close of your choice. About Applied Optoelectronics (Nasdaq:AAOI): Applied Optoelectronics is a leading, vertically integrated provider of fiber-optic networking products, primarily for three networking end-markets: cable television, or CATV, fiber-to-the-home, or FTTH, and internet data centers. Applied Optoelectronics designs and manufactures a range of optical communications products at varying levels of integration, from components, subassemblies and modules to complete turn-key equipment.