November 24, 2016 - By Adrian Mccoy
Daniel Chang, the Senior VP of Marketing of Alpha & Omega Semiconductor Ltd, made a sale of 3,731 shares of the company, valued around $85,440 U.S Dollars, which is based on a market stock price of $22.9 for share. Today, Daniel Chang owns 40,318 shares which are around 0.18% of Alpha & Omega Semiconductor Ltd’s total market capitalization. Dated 23/11/2016 the trade report is freely available for review here.
Out of 5 analysts covering Alpha and Omega Semiconductor (NASDAQ:AOSL), 3 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 2 “Hold”. This means 60% are positive. $26 is the highest target while $8.50 is the lowest. The $16.17 average target is -28.36% below today’s ($22.57) stock price. Alpha and Omega Semiconductor has been the topic of 9 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) on Friday, August 7 to “Hold” rating. Sidoti downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Thursday, March 17 report. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 12 by B. Riley & Co. As per Thursday, February 4, the company rating was maintained by B. Riley & Co. On Wednesday, September 28 the stock rating was maintained by B.riley with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by Sidoti given on Monday, January 11. Northland Capital upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Thursday, February 4 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, August 11 by B. Riley & Co. On Saturday, August 29 the stock rating was downgraded by TheStreet to “Hold”.
Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment increased to 2.28 in Q2 2016. Its up 1.03, from 1.25 in 2016Q1. The ratio increased, as 8 funds sold all Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd shares owned while 28 reduced positions. 10 funds bought stakes while 35 increased positions. They now own 12.66 million shares or 6.58% less from 13.55 million shares in 2016Q1.
Wells Fargo Mn owns 5,810 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. California Public Employees Retirement accumulated 0.01% or 228,300 shares. Prns Lc has 24,500 shares for 0.03% of their US portfolio. First Quadrant Limited Partnership Ca has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL). Moreover, Grt Ptnrs Lc has 0.05% invested in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) for 13,094 shares. Jpmorgan Chase & has 1.01M shares for 0% of their US portfolio. Ajo Lp has 169,881 shares for 0.01% of their US portfolio. Invesco Ltd reported 90,399 shares or 0% of all its holdings. True Bearing Asset Management L P accumulated 3.11% or 42,324 shares. Sensato Ltd Llc has invested 0.21% of its portfolio in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL). American Interest Group Inc holds 10,458 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Globeflex Cap Limited Partnership accumulated 0.1% or 25,115 shares. Federated Investors Pa holds 17,821 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Bancorporation Of Montreal Can accumulated 740 shares or 0% of the stock. Parametric Associates Ltd Llc owns 65,363 shares or 0% of their US portfolio.
Insider Transactions: Since July 1, 2016, the stock had 0 insider purchases, and 9 insider sales for $4.68 million net activity. 50,000 Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) shares with value of $1.05 million were sold by Chang Mike F. Another trade for 2,564 shares valued at $58,972 was made by Liang Yifan on Monday, October 10. Another trade for 2,679 shares valued at $37,054 was made by Chang Daniel Kuang Ming on Friday, July 1. Ho Yueh-Se sold $1.17 million worth of stock or 75,000 shares.
The stock decreased 1.44% or $0.33 on November 23, hitting $22.57. About 62,790 shares traded hands. Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) has risen 69.19% since April 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 63.78% the S&P500.
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited is a designer, developer and global supplier of power semiconductors. The company has a market cap of $536.32 million. The Company’s portfolio of power semiconductors includes approximately 1,600 products, as of June 30, 2016. It has a 235.55 P/E ratio. The Company’s product portfolio consists of two categories: power discretes and power integrated circuits .
According to Zacks Investment Research, “Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited is engaged in designing, developing and supplying a broad range of power semiconductors globally, including a portfolio of Power MOSFET and Power IC products. The Company seeks to differentiate itself by integrating its expertise in device physics, process technology, design and advanced packaging to optimize product performance and cost. Its portfolio of products targets high-volume end-market applications, such as notebooks, netbooks, flat panel displays, mobile phone battery packs, set-top boxes, portable media players and power supplies. The products are incorporated into devices by original equipment manufacturers, or OEMs. The Company utilizes third-party foundries for all of its wafer fabrication and it deploys and implements its proprietary MOSFET processes at these third party foundries. The Company relies upon its in-house capacity and an associated provider for most of its packaging and testing requirements.”
Analysts await Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) to report earnings on February, 1. They expect $0.08 earnings per share, up 260.00% or $0.13 from last year’s $-0.05 per share. AOSL’s profit will be $1.90 million for 70.53 P/E if the $0.08 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.14 actual earnings per share reported by Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -42.86% negative EPS growth.
More recent Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) news were published by: Marketwatch.com which released: “Alpha & Omega Semiconductor stock price target raised to $20.50 from $12.50 at ..” on April 29, 2010. Also Quotes.Wsj.com published the news titled: “News Alpha & Omega Semiconductor Inc.AOSL” on February 11, 2011. Zacks.com‘s news article titled: “Others Overlooked Alpha amp; Omega Semiconductor (AOSL), Should You Buy It Now?” with publication date: November 11, 2016 was also an interesting one.
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited, incorporated on September 27, 2000, is a designer, developer and global supplier of power semiconductors. The Company’s portfolio of power semiconductors includes approximately 1,600 products, as of June 30, 2016. The Company’s portfolio of products focuses high-volume applications, including personal computers, flat panel televisions, light-emitting diode (LED) lighting, smart phones, battery packs, consumer and industrial motor controls and power supplies for television, computers, servers and telecommunications equipment. The Firm sells its products primarily to distributors in the Asia Pacific region, who in turn sell these products to end customers. The Firm conducts its activities primarily in the United States, Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Korea and Japan.
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By Adrian Mccoy