Shares of Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd. (NASDAQ:AOSL) reached a new 52-week high on Thursday . The company traded as high as $21.36 and last traded at $21.28, with a volume of 66,547 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $21.07.

A number of analysts recently weighed in on the company. B. Riley upgraded Alpha and Omega Semiconductor to a “buy” rating and set a $20.50 target price for the company in a research report on Tuesday, August 16th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Alpha and Omega Semiconductor from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 5th. Finally, TheStreet upgraded Alpha and Omega Semiconductor from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 10th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, three have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $16.63.

The company’s market capitalization is $481.00 million. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $16.78 and its 200 day moving average is $13.89.

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor (NASDAQ:AOSL) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 10th. The company reported $0.14 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.09. The company earned $91.40 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $87.50 million. Analysts forecast that Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Ltd. will post $0.37 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In other news, COO Yueh-Se Ho sold 75,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.55, for a total value of $1,166,250.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Also, VP Daniel Kuang Ming Chang sold 2,070 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, July 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $14.50, for a total value of $30,015.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

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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