Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (AAOI): Stefan J. Murry , Chief Financial Officer of Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. sold 3,660 shares on Sep 12, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Sep 14, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $19.05 per share for a total value of $69,723.73 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Aug 9, 2016, Stefan J. Murry (Chief Financial Officer) sold 1,325 shares at $13.01 per share price.On Aug 9, 2016, Chih-hsiang (thompson) Lin (President and CEO) sold 5,425 shares at $13.01 per share price.Also, On Aug 9, 2016, David C Kuo (General Counsel and Secretary) sold 594 shares at $13.01 per share price.On Aug 9, 2016, Hung-lun (fred) Chang (officer ) sold 948 shares at $13.01 per share price.
Applied Optoelectronics Inc: On Monday, Sep 12, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Applied Optoelectronics Inc which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $19.31 and hit $20.63 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $20.42, with a gain of 4.02% or 0.79 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 810,958 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $21.59 and the company has a market cap of $350 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $8.08.
Applied Optoelectronics Inc. is a vertically integrated provider of fiber-optic networking products primarily for three networking end-markets: Internet data center cable television (CATV) and fiber-to-the-home (FTTH). The Company designs and manufactures optical communications products at varying levels of integration from components subassemblies and modules to turn-key equipment. The Company has three manufacturing sites: Sugar Land Texas Ningbo China and Taipei Taiwan. It designs manufactures and integrates its own analog and digital lasers using a Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE) fabrication process. The Company manufactures the majority of the laser chips and optical components that are used in its products.