November 29, 2016 - By Dolores Ford
1,860 shares of Alpha & Omega Semiconductor Ltd were unloaded by Daniel Chang, the firm’s Senior VP of Marketing. The sold shares are valued at approximately $42,594 which has been calculated on the basis of the average transactions stock price ($22.9 per every share). He also sold 3,731 shares that are worth $85,440 USD in the last month. Daniel Chang presently owns 40,318 shares or 0.17% of the company’s market cap.
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 -30.99% below today’s ($23.43) stock price. Alpha and Omega Semiconductor has been the topic of 9 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, August 12 by B. Riley & Co. The rating was maintained by B. Riley & Co with “Neutral” on Thursday, February 4. The firm has “Hold” rating by TheStreet given on Saturday, August 29. The stock of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, January 11 by Sidoti. The stock of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) earned “Buy” rating by B. Riley & Co on Thursday, August 11. The firm has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Friday, August 7. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, February 4 by Northland Capital. Sidoti downgraded Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) on Thursday, March 17 to “Neutral” rating. The stock of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) earned “Buy” rating by B.riley on Wednesday, September 28.
Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment increased to 2.28 in 2016 Q2. 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.
The Delaware-based Blackrock Advisors Limited has invested 0% in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL). Systematic Finance Mgmt Lp has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL). Goldman Sachs Gru has 0% invested in the company for 92,489 shares. Renaissance Tech Limited Liability Corporation has 0.02% invested in the company for 586,100 shares. True Bearing Asset Mgmt L P last reported 42,324 shares in the company. Millennium Mgmt Limited Company has 0% invested in the company for 32,660 shares. Highbridge Mngmt Limited Co has 0.01% invested in the company for 31,657 shares. Deutsche Fincl Bank Ag, a Germany-based fund reported 82,040 shares. Vanguard Group owns 670,436 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Numeric Invsts Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.1% of its portfolio in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) for 770,402 shares. Parametric Assocs Lc has invested 0% of its portfolio in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL). Jpmorgan Chase And last reported 0% of its portfolio in the stock. Bridgeway Mngmt, a Texas-based fund reported 376,399 shares. Strs Ohio reported 43,800 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Rhumbline Advisers has invested 0% of its portfolio in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL).
Insider Transactions: Since July 1, 2016, the stock had 0 insider purchases, and 10 sales for $4.77 million net activity. Shares for $1.05M were sold by Chang Mike F. Chang Daniel Kuang Ming sold $85,440 worth of stock. On Wednesday, August 10 the insider Ho Yueh-Se sold $1.17M. 17,436 Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) shares with value of $278,976 were sold by Liang Yifan.
The stock increased 2.31% or $0.53 during the last trading session, hitting $23.43. About 291,234 shares traded hands or 119.29% up from the average. Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) has risen 71.79% since April 25, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 66.53% 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 $553.80 million. The Company’s portfolio of power semiconductors includes approximately 1,600 products, as of June 30, 2016. It has a 244.52 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 EPS, up 260.00% or $0.13 from last year’s $-0.05 per share. AOSL’s profit will be $1.89M for 73.22 P/E if the $0.08 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.14 actual EPS reported by Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -42.86% negative EPS growth.
More news for Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) were recently published by: Marketwatch.com, which released: “Alpha & Omega Semiconductor stock price target raised to $20.50 from $12.50 at ..” on April 29, 2010. Quotes.Wsj.com‘s article titled: “News Alpha & Omega Semiconductor Inc.AOSL” and published on February 11, 2011 is yet another important article.
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 Dolores Ford