AU Optronics Corp (AUO) Buy or Sell Stock Guide

Last updated: Jun 04, '18

The analysis below may be helpful to you if you have any of the following questions about AUO stock:

  • Is AUO a buy or a sell?
  • Should I sell or hold AUO stock today?
  • Is AUO a good buy / a good investment?
  • What are AUO analyst opinions, recommendations, ratings?

Here are AUO stock buy reasons/signals:

1. AUO profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 11.87pp.

2. AUO forward dividend yield is 4.26%, higher than the industry (0.73%) and sector (0.30%) forward dividend yields.

3. AUO Price/Book ratio is 0.63, and it’s low compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios.

4. AUO Price/Sales ratio is 0.39, and it’s low compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios.

Here are AUO stock sell reasons/signals:

1. AUO quarterly revenue growth was -15.90%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (8.28% and 5.77%, respectively).

2. AUO average analyst price target ($3.96) is below its current price ($4.41).

3. AUO short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 46.2. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock.

What are your thoughts on AUO?

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