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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

OVTI Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Prem Watsa 19,000 sh (New)
Charles Brandes 334,683 sh (+98.03%)
Richard Snow 497,085 sh (+11.54%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 71,081 sh (+5.46%)
John Hussman 350,000 sh (unchged)
John Burbank Sold Out
Chuck Royce 522,311 sh (-0.48%)
Jim Simons 1,160,301 sh (-10.42%)
Joel Greenblatt 612,217 sh (-23.24%)
Paul Tudor Jones 15,500 sh (-27.23%)
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Q3 2015

OVTI Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Mario Gabelli 13,450 sh (New)
Charles Brandes 1,622,633 sh (+384.83%)
Prem Watsa 28,500 sh (+50.00%)
Richard Snow 530,843 sh (+6.79%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 71,081 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Chuck Royce 513,811 sh (-1.63%)
John Hussman 150,000 sh (-57.14%)
Joel Greenblatt 11,351 sh (-98.15%)
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Q4 2015

OVTI Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 7,700 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 94,364 sh (+731.33%)
Charles Brandes 1,622,993 sh (+0.02%)
Prem Watsa 28,500 sh (unchged)
John Hussman 150,000 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli Sold Out
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 67,831 sh (-4.57%)
Richard Snow 50,000 sh (-90.58%)
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Q1 2016

OVTI Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Prem Watsa Sold Out
John Hussman Sold Out
Charles Brandes Sold Out
Richard Snow Sold Out
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Semiconductors  
Traded in other countries:OM3.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA

OmniVision Technologies Inc is a Delaware corporation, incorporated in May 1995 in California, and reincorporated in Delaware in March 2000. The Company designs, develops and markets high-performance, highly integrated and cost-efficient semiconductor image-sensor devices. Its products include image-sensing devices namely CameraChip image sensors. Its image sensors capture an image electronically and are used in a number of consumer and commercial mass-market applications. Its CameraChip image sensors are manufactured using the complementary metal oxide semiconductor, or CMOS, fabrication process and are predominantly single-chip solutions that integrate several distinct functions including image capture, image processing, color processing, signal conversion and output of a fully processed image or video stream. It sells directly to OEMs and VARs and indirectly through distributors. OEMs include branded camera device manufacturers and contract manufacturers. The Company sells its products through a direct sales force and indirectly through distributors. It relies on a combination of patents, copyrights, trademarks and trade secrets, as well as nondisclosure agreements and other methods, to protect various aspects of its CameraChip and CameraCubeChip image sensors. Its competitors include ON Semiconductor, Samsung, Sharp, Sony, STMicroelectronics and Toshiba.

Top Ranked Articles about OmniVision Technologies Inc

Charles Brandes Sells Out Stake in OmniVision Technologies Company has seen significant decreases in its financial statements over the past 12 months
Guru Charles Brandes (Trades, Portfolio) sold out his 1,622,993-share stake in Omnivision Technologies (NASDAQ:OVTI) for an average price of $28.16 per share in the first quarter. Read more...



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Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,251
EPS (TTM) $ 0.87
Short Percentage of Float4.59%
52-Week Range $20.00 - 29.48
Shares Outstanding (Mil)59.94

Analyst Estimate

Apr16 Apr17
Revenue (Mil $) 1,322 1,402
EPS ($) 1.43 1.67
EPS without NRI ($) 1.43 1.67
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Articles On GuruFocus.com
Charles Brandes Sells Out Stake in OmniVision Technologies May 31 2016 
Prem Watsa Buys 8 New Diverse Holdings in Second Quarter Aug 14 2015 
OmniVision Technologies: Smartphones, Automotive, Strong Product Portfolio Are Catalysts Mar 27 2015 
This Technology Company's Innovation Makes It a Good Buy Dec 17 2014 
OmniVision Technologies Is on Track to Grow Due to Its Focus on Innovation Nov 28 2014 
Hold Or Sell This Market Giant? Oct 09 2014 
Strong End-Markets Can Lead OmniVision Technologies to New Highs Aug 22 2014 
Image Sensor Company Omnivision Technologies Looks Well-Positioned for the Long Run Aug 20 2014 
Here's Why These 2 Technology Players Are Worthy Investments Aug 19 2014 
OmniVision Technologies: Smartphones Are Catalysts for This Stock Jul 22 2014 

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