Is Buying Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limitedha (NASDAQ:AOSL) Here Good Idea?

April 17, 2018 - By Marguerite Chambers

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Investors sentiment decreased to 1.52 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.01, from 1.53 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 5 investors sold Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited shares while 26 reduced holdings. 13 funds opened positions while 34 raised stakes. 16.44 million shares or 0.45% less from 16.51 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.
Citigroup Inc invested in 34,094 shares or 0% of the stock. Fuller And Thaler Asset Mgmt reported 31,700 shares. Martingale Asset Mgmt L P reported 147,445 shares. Swiss Bancshares invested 0% of its portfolio in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (NASDAQ:AOSL). Globeflex Cap Lp invested 0.15% of its portfolio in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (NASDAQ:AOSL). Tower Research Ltd Liability (Trc) reported 10,319 shares. Natl Bank Of Montreal Can has invested 0% in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (NASDAQ:AOSL). State Street Corporation holds 0% of its portfolio in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (NASDAQ:AOSL) for 361,032 shares. First Quadrant Ltd Partnership Ca holds 0.01% or 18,700 shares. Wedge Cap L Limited Partnership Nc invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (NASDAQ:AOSL). Legal & General Pcl stated it has 4,823 shares or 0% of all its holdings. 2.08M were reported by Blackrock. Northern Tru owns 0% invested in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (NASDAQ:AOSL) for 246,361 shares. Susquehanna Int Gp Ltd Liability Partnership holds 0% or 11,682 shares. 27,321 are held by Invesco.

Since January 8, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 insider sales for $292,302 activity. Shares for $266,828 were sold by Liang Yifan on Monday, January 8.

The stock of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limitedha (NASDAQ:AOSL) registered a decrease of 9.08% in short interest. AOSL’s total short interest was 111,100 shares in April as published by FINRA. Its down 9.08% from 122,200 shares, reported previously. With 113,000 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 1 days to cover their AOSL’s short positions. The short interest to Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limitedha’s float is 0.57%.

The stock increased 0.13% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $15.92. About 115,694 shares traded or 6.99% up from the average. Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (NASDAQ:AOSL) has declined 9.53% since April 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.08% the S&P500.

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, and supplies a portfolio of power semiconductors for consumer, computing, communications, and industrial markets primarily in the United States, Hong Kong, Macau, China, Taiwan, South Korea, Japan, and Germany. The company has market cap of $380.62 million. It offers various power discrete products, including low, medium, and high voltage power metal-oxide-semiconductor field-effect transistors ; and SRFETs, XSFET, electrostatic discharges, protected MOSFETs, and insulated gate bipolar transistors, which are used for routing current and switching voltages in power control circuits. It has a 20.68 P/E ratio. The firm also provides power IC products comprising devices that are used for power management and power delivery; and analog power devices that are used for circuit protection and signal switching.

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (NASDAQ:AOSL) Ratings Coverage

Among 3 analysts covering Alpha and Omega (NASDAQ:AOSL), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Alpha and Omega had 4 analyst reports since November 3, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Tuesday, February 20. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, February 6 by Stifel Nicolaus. The company was maintained on Friday, November 3 by Northland Capital.

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