Various lidar stocks are on the move today. Shares of Velodyne Lidar (NASDAQ:VLDR), Luminar (NASDAQ:LAZR), AEye (NASDAQ:LIDR) and MicroVision (NASDAQ:MVIS) all surged in earlier morning trading. However, this afternoon, many of these stocks have fallen back down toward yesterday’s close. It appears this sector is one investors are keeping a close eye on. Indeed, lidar…

AEye (NASDAQ:LIDR) stock is on the move Tuesday and it’s got to do with an analyst initiating coverage of the stock. Source: temp-64GTX/Shutterstock.com The coverage that sent LIDR stock off this morning came from Roth Capital analyst Suji Desilva after-hours Monday. This had them initiating coverage of the stock with a buy rating and a…

MicroVision (NASDAQ:MVIS) is a company seeking to commercialize light detection and ranging (lidar) technology. The company has been in business since the 1990s and has little to show for it. MVIS stock peaked around $500/share during the 2000 dot-com bubble, and trades at a tiny fraction of that today. Source: temp-64GTX/Shutterstock.com That said, MicroVision has…