Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd. (NASDAQ:AOSL) COO Yueh-Se Ho sold 18,100 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, September 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $21.06, for a total transaction of $381,186.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink.

Yueh-Se Ho also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, September 19th, Yueh-Se Ho sold 115,770 shares of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $21.09, for a total transaction of $2,441,589.30.
  • On Thursday, August 11th, Yueh-Se Ho sold 75,000 shares of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.55, for a total transaction of $1,166,250.00.

Shares of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd. (NASDAQ:AOSL) traded up 0.10% on Wednesday, reaching $20.81. 185,991 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $19.68 and a 200 day moving average of $14.86. Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd. has a one year low of $7.54 and a one year high of $23.07. The firm’s market capitalization is $473.53 million.

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Alpha and Omega Semiconductor (NASDAQ:AOSL) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, August 10th. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.09. The company earned $91.40 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $87.50 million. Alpha and Omega Semiconductor had a negative net margin of 0.87% and a negative return on equity of 0.91%. On average, equities research analysts predict that Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd. will post $0.37 EPS for the current year.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in AOSL. Numeric Investors LLC raised its position in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor by 257.7% in the second quarter. Numeric Investors LLC now owns 770,402 shares of the company’s stock valued at $10,732,000 after buying an additional 555,017 shares during the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised its position in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor by 184.1% in the first quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 673,660 shares of the company’s stock valued at $7,983,000 after buying an additional 436,500 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. raised its position in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor by 78.8% in the second quarter. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. now owns 654,257 shares of the company’s stock valued at $9,114,000 after buying an additional 288,317 shares during the last quarter. Acadian Asset Management LLC raised its position in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor by 229.2% in the first quarter. Acadian Asset Management LLC now owns 370,160 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,385,000 after buying an additional 257,704 shares during the last quarter. Finally, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC raised its position in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor by 345.0% in the second quarter. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC now owns 196,056 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,731,000 after buying an additional 152,000 shares during the last quarter. 65.09% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

AOSL has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $22.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Tuesday, August 16th. TheStreet upgraded shares of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 10th. Finally, B. Riley lowered shares of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 13th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, two have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $16.63.

About Alpha and Omega Semiconductor

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited is a designer, developer and global supplier of power semiconductors. The Company’s portfolio of products targets high-volume applications, including personal computers, flat panel televisions (TVs), light-emitting diode (LED) lighting, smart phones, battery packs, consumer and industrial motor controls and power supplies for TVs, computers, servers and telecommunications equipment.

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