SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D. C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 3, 2016
Applied Optoelectronics, Inc.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or Incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)|
13139 Jess Pirtle Blvd.
Sugar Land, TX 77478
(address of principal executive offices and zip code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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ITEM 2.02. RESULTS OF OPERATIONS AND FINANCIAL CONDITION.
On November 3, 2016 Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release regarding the Company’s financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2016. A copy of the Company’s press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K.
The information furnished in this Current Report under this Item 2.02 and the exhibits attached hereto shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
ITEM 9.01. FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS.
|99.1||Press release dated November 3, 2016 issued by Applied Optoelectronics, Inc., filed herewith.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Applied Optoelectronics, Inc.|
|By: /s/ Stefan J. Murry|
|Stefan J. Murry|
|Chief Financial Officer|
Date: November 3, 2016