Boston Partners Buys Shares of 66,782 Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL)

Boston Partners bought a new stake in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor bought 66,782 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock, valued at approximately $820,000. Boston Partners owned approximately 0.27% of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC acquired a new stake in shares of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor during the third quarter worth approximately $25,000. Marshall Wace LLP raised its holdings in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor by 41.8% in the second quarter. Marshall Wace LLP now owns 11,630 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $109,000 after acquiring an additional 3,431 shares in the last quarter. United Services Automobile Association boosted its stake in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor by 13.7% during the 2nd quarter. United Services Automobile Association now owns 12,237 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $114,000 after acquiring an additional 1,479 shares during the last quarter. Susquehanna International Group LLP acquired a new position in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor during the 2nd quarter worth $174,000. Finally, Rhumbline Advisers grew its holdings in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor by 10.6% during the 3rd quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 30,965 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $380,000 after acquiring an additional 2,975 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 59.28% of the company’s stock.

AOSL stock opened at $11.36 on Wednesday. The firm has a market cap of $291.93 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.23 and a beta of 1.04. Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd has a 1-year low of $8.22 and a 1-year high of $13.87. The firm has a fifty day moving average price of $12.47 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $10.96. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.25, a current ratio of 1.55 and a quick ratio of 0.93.

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor (NASDAQ:AOSL) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November 4th. The semiconductor company reported $0.26 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.01. Alpha and Omega Semiconductor had a net margin of 0.10% and a return on equity of 3.52%. The company had revenue of $117.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $116.97 million. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.10 EPS. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 2.3% on a year-over-year basis. As a group, analysts expect that Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd will post 0.64 EPS for the current fiscal year.

A number of equities research analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Loop Capital set a $18.00 target price on shares of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 17th. Zacks Investment Research raised Alpha and Omega Semiconductor from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $14.00 price objective for the company in a report on Friday, November 8th. B. Riley upped their price objective on Alpha and Omega Semiconductor from $18.00 to $21.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, September 16th. BidaskClub downgraded Alpha and Omega Semiconductor from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 27th. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded Alpha and Omega Semiconductor from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $17.67.

About Alpha and Omega Semiconductor

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited designs, develops, and supplies power semiconductor products for computing, consumer electronics, communication, and industrial applications worldwide. The company offers power discrete products, such as metal-oxide-semiconductor field-effect transistors (MOSFET), SRFETs, XSFET, electrostatic discharge, protected MOSFETs, high and mid-voltage MOSFETs, and insulated gate bipolar transistors.

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