Shares of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd (NASDAQ:AOSL) reached a new 52-week low on Tuesday . The company traded as low as $11.95 and last traded at $12.07, with a volume of 3074 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $12.26.

A number of analysts recently weighed in on the company. BidaskClub downgraded Alpha and Omega Semiconductor from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Saturday, July 14th. ValuEngine downgraded Alpha and Omega Semiconductor from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Thursday, July 12th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Alpha and Omega Semiconductor from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $16.00 price objective for the company in a report on Tuesday, August 14th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $21.50.

The firm has a market cap of $293.51 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.99 and a beta of 0.30. The company has a quick ratio of 1.26, a current ratio of 1.84 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.20.

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor (NASDAQ:AOSL) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 8th. The semiconductor company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.22. The business had revenue of $109.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $108.43 million. Alpha and Omega Semiconductor had a return on equity of 5.34% and a net margin of 3.38%. Alpha and Omega Semiconductor’s quarterly revenue was up 12.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.25 earnings per share. equities research analysts forecast that Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd will post 0.85 EPS for the current fiscal year.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. A.R.T. Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor during the 1st quarter worth about $167,000. Engineers Gate Manager LP acquired a new stake in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor during the 2nd quarter worth about $195,000. Victory Capital Management Inc. acquired a new stake in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor during the 1st quarter worth about $245,000. Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL acquired a new stake in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor during the 2nd quarter worth about $276,000. Finally, Swiss National Bank grew its holdings in Alpha and Omega Semiconductor by 13.1% during the 1st quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 34,580 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $534,000 after acquiring an additional 4,000 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 65.30% of the company’s stock.

About Alpha and Omega Semiconductor (NASDAQ:AOSL)

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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