Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (AAOI) was a big mover on Friday,
as the company saw its shares rise by nearly 10% on the day. The
move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands
than in a normal session. . This continues the recent uptrend for
the company, as the stock is now up nearly 17% since Dec 3.
The company has seen a mixed track record when it comes to estimate
revisions, of three increases and one decrease over the past one
month, while the Zacks Consensus Estimate has increased slightly
over the same time frame. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock
going forward to see if this recent jump can turn into more
strength down the road.
Applied Optoelectronics currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) while
Some better ranked electrical comp-semiconductor stocks include
Pericom Semiconductor Corp. (PSEM), Amkor Technology, Inc. (AMKR)
and Cavium, Inc. (CAVM). While Pericom holds a Zacks Rank #1
(Strong Buy), Amkor Technology and Cavium carry a Zacks Rank #2
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