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FSLR First Solar, Inc. daily Stock Chart
First Solar, Inc.
IndexS&P 500 P/E20.32 EPS (ttm)2.19 Insider Own0.20% Shs Outstand100.82M Perf Week2.58%
Market Cap4.49B Forward P/E14.42 EPS next Y3.09 Insider Trans-17.29% Shs Float73.94M Perf Month0.70%
Income222.60M PEG- EPS next Q0.36 Inst Own56.20% Short Float9.59% Perf Quarter-21.67%
Sales2.91B P/S1.54 EPS this Y5.70% Inst Trans-0.72% Short Ratio3.49 Perf Half Y-7.60%
Book/sh49.68 P/B0.90 EPS next Y30.86% ROA3.40% Target Price62.85 Perf Year-29.52%
Cash/sh14.73 P/C3.02 EPS next 5Y-10.30% ROE4.60% 52W Range39.18 - 73.78 Perf YTD-0.22%
Dividend- P/FCF14.05 EPS past 5Y-12.30% ROI7.50% 52W High-39.69% Beta2.02
Dividend %- Quick Ratio2.70 Sales past 5Y10.40% Gross Margin21.60% 52W Low13.58% ATR1.52
Employees4870 Current Ratio3.20 Sales Q/Q-50.60% Oper. Margin7.40% RSI (14)46.80 Volatility3.77% 3.38%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.05 EPS Q/Q-156.40% Profit Margin7.60% Rel Volume1.64 Prev Close43.69
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.04 EarningsAug 04 AMC Payout0.00% Avg Volume2.03M Price44.50
Recom2.40 SMA201.07% SMA50-6.78% SMA200-13.47% Volume3,191,400 Change1.85%
Jul-14-15Upgrade Standpoint Research Hold → Buy $60
Jul-14-15Resumed JP Morgan Overweight
Jun-19-15Reiterated Needham Buy $69 → $73
May-01-15Reiterated Needham Buy $75 → $69
Feb-25-15Upgrade Northland Capital Under Perform → Market Perform $46 → $51
Feb-25-15Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $50 → $54
Feb-25-15Reiterated Needham Buy $70 → $75
Feb-24-15Upgrade Deutsche Bank Hold → Buy $60 → $68
Jan-06-15Upgrade Standpoint Research Hold → Buy
Nov-07-14Reiterated UBS Neutral $70 → $60
Nov-07-14Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $56 → $50
Nov-07-14Reiterated Northland Capital Under Perform $54 → $46
Nov-07-14Reiterated Needham Buy $75 → $70
Aug-06-14Upgrade Needham Hold → Buy
Jul-09-14Reiterated Argus Buy $81 → $79
May-28-14Resumed Stifel Buy $75
Apr-22-14Initiated Brean Capital Buy $83
Apr-17-14Reiterated Argus Buy $70 → $81
Mar-20-14Reiterated UBS Neutral $55 → $72
Mar-20-14Reiterated Northland Capital Under Perform $31 → $54
Aug-05-15 01:12AM  Edited Transcript of FSLR earnings conference call or presentation 4-Aug-15 8:30pm GMT
Aug-04-15 07:41PM  First Solar Defends Plans To Make Cheaper, Better Solar Panels at Forbes
06:52PM  Disney shares drop after revenue misses Street view at MarketWatch
06:45PM  First Solar sees whopping 2,000 percent profit increase on facility sales, joint venture IPO at
06:35PM  First Solar shares rise as 2Q results exceed estimates AP
05:55PM  First Solar Up After Smashing Analyst Forecasts at Investor's Business Daily
05:24PM  First Solar Results Exceed Estimates as Yieldco Boosts Sales 65% at Bloomberg
05:17PM  First Solar rallies as earnings, sales forecast top estimates
05:13PM  First Solar's Profit Surges at The Wall Street Journal
04:52PM  Tuesday's After-Hours Movers Led By Disney, Fist Solar, ChannelAdvisor and USANA Health Sciences
04:41PM  First Solar Jumps 10%: Q2 Easily Beats, Year View Tops Consensus at
04:34PM  First Solar 2nd-quarter earnings rise sharply
04:32PM  Big Gains Made By First Solar 24/7 Wall St.
04:30PM  First Solar Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 4:30 pm ET today
04:24PM  First Solar shares up 12% after earnings, revenue beat at MarketWatch
04:18PM  First Solar (FSLR) Stock Gains in After-Hours Trading on Earnings Beat at TheStreet
04:16PM  First Solar beats Street 2Q forecasts AP
04:11PM  FIRST SOLAR, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibit
04:05PM  Nice beat for First Solar
04:03PM  First Solar, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results Business Wire
11:20AM  Pros At Odds Over First Solar
09:47AM  Stocks attempt gains as Street eyes oil; Apple falls at CNBC
07:07AM  Q2 2015 First Solar Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
05:31AM  Wall Street on edge after oil rout, tech in focus at CNBC
Aug-03-15 05:15PM  Top trades: Time to invest in solar?
03:50PM  Will First Solar (FSLR) Earnings Disappoint Again in Q2? - Analyst Blog
02:48PM  A win for renewable energy?
Aug-02-15 08:29PM  Futures Open Mixed; Obama Pushes Emissions Reductions at TheStreet
Jul-29-15 11:40AM  Consolidation Is the Name of the Game in Solar at Motley Fool
08:44AM  JP Morgan On First Solar: Buy The Dip
Jul-28-15 07:06PM  SunPower Q2 Revenue Falls Amid 8point3 Venture at Investor's Business Daily
Jul-27-15 07:23AM  Short Sellers Add to Positions in Solar, Alt Energy Stocks at 24/7 Wall St.
Jul-25-15 08:00PM  Why Bigger Is No Longer Better In Energy
10:37AM  Replacing Fossil Fuels: Energy Evolution Has Happened Before at Motley Fool
Jul-24-15 04:05PM  Built to Last: 8point3 Energy Partners Building a New Kind of Yieldco at Motley Fool
Jul-23-15 04:00PM  First Solar, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter Financial Results on August 4, 2015 Business Wire
03:08PM  First Solar -- Bear Chart of the Day at TheStreet
Jul-22-15 01:58PM  Why SolarCity Stock May Move Huge
Jul-20-15 03:06PM  Micron Technology Trades at Relatively Low Valuation Multiples
11:10AM  Why the Vivint Solar Buyout Is the Strongest Solar Endorsement Yet at 24/7 Wall St.
Jul-18-15 11:16AM  Energy Revolution? OPEC Countries Become the Biggest Fans of Solar Energy at Motley Fool
Jul-16-15 10:06AM  A 1Q15 Review of the Spin-Off, NextEra Energy Partners
09:30AM  New Strong Sell Stocks for July 16th - Tale of the Tape
Jul-15-15 11:59PM  Solar Feels the Love in Australia as Wind Draws Attacks at Bloomberg
01:32PM  Deutsche Bank Sees The Sun Shining On YieldCo Vehicles; 8point3, TerraForm Initiated At Buy
Jul-14-15 02:34PM  Street Talk: SPWR, MU, URBN, BWLD & OCUL
01:54PM  First Solar Trending After Ronnie Moas Upgrades To Buy Benzinga
11:52AM  First Solar upgraded by Standpoint Research
Jul-13-15 07:35AM  Short Sellers Seek Direction in Solar, Alt Energy Stocks at 24/7 Wall St.
Jul-10-15 04:19PM  20 companies, including Apple, poised to post the biggest profit gains at MarketWatch
10:09AM  Tariffs Worse Than Previously Thought, Net Negative For Chinese Solar, Roth Capital Says Benzinga
07:01AM  Macro Factors That Benefitted Solar Energy Could Make ElectriPlast Competitive In New, Unaddressed Opportunities
Jul-07-15 07:19PM  Buffett scores cheapest electricity rate with Nevada solar farms at San Jose Mercury News
06:57PM  Lightning Round: These stocks roar with oil down at CNBC
03:42PM  Buffett Scores Cheapest Electricity Rate With Nevada Solar Farms at Bloomberg
Jul-05-15 08:02AM  Solar energy revolution: Past point of no return at USA TODAY
Jul-01-15 05:24PM  FIRST SOLAR, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
Jun-30-15 05:24PM  FIRST SOLAR, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Other Events
11:36AM  Solar ETFs and Stocks Fail to Shine During the Week of June 26 Market Realist
Jun-29-15 01:30PM  SunEdison to Offload Semiconductor Unit Stake for $193M - Analyst Blog
Jun-27-15 12:15PM  The Solar Energy Revolution: Past the Point of No Return at Motley Fool
Jun-26-15 09:17AM  Wind And Solar Will Soon Become The 'Least-Cost Option' Benzinga
Jun-25-15 08:05AM  Short Interest Picks Up Again in Alternative Energy, Solar Stocks at 24/7 Wall St.
Jun-24-15 06:17PM  After Decade Of Decline, Solar Panel Prices Are Rising In World's Biggest Solar Market at Forbes
04:40PM  First Solar to Supply Modules to Dubai's 200MW Solar Park - Analyst Blog
01:25PM  SunEdison Gains on Completing 1 MW Solar Project in India - Analyst Blog
Jun-23-15 05:50PM  First Solar to install 2.36 million modules in Dubai solar park at
03:16PM  Energy Insider: Solar Prices to Reach $1 per Watt Target 3 Years Early at Insider Monkey
11:29AM  We Still Love First Solar, Even After The 8point3 IPO, Stifel Says Benzinga
03:00AM  First Solar Modules to Power Landmark 200MW Solar Photovoltaic Project in Dubai Business Wire
Jun-22-15 02:26PM  First Solar CEO Jim Hughes: 'We'll Be Under $1 Per Watt' By 2017 Benzinga
01:55PM  Canadian Solar Gets Deutsche Bank Loan for Two Projects - Analyst Blog
Jun-19-15 12:57PM  8point3 Energy Partners IPO Off To Low-Wattage Start at Investor's Business Daily
11:22AM  First Solar and SunPowers 8point3 Energy IPO Nets $420 Million at Bloomberg
08:30AM  8point3 Energy Partners LP, a YieldCo Formed by First Solar, Inc. and SunPower Corporation, Announces Pricing of its Initial Public Offering PR Newswire
Jun-18-15 08:09PM  Solar Energy Firm 8Point3 Raises $420 Million In IPO at Investor's Business Daily
Jun-17-15 08:02AM  First Solar, SunPower Yieldco IPO Slated For Friday at Investor's Business Daily
Jun-16-15 05:25PM  First Solar, SunPower spin-off sets IPO price at
10:10AM  Company News for June 16, 2015 - Corporate Summary
07:29AM  First Solar to supply solar rooftops to Thai developer Sena Reuters
Jun-15-15 08:47PM  First Solar (FSLR) Hits Record High 18.6% Solar Module Efficiency - Stocks in the News +5.94%
05:45PM  Stock Pops & Drops: X, FSLR, F & RYL
01:13PM  Cigna soars on takeover report; United Technologies leads Dow losers at MarketWatch
11:36AM  First Solar (FSLR) Stock Gains on Solar Module Efficiency Record at TheStreet
09:00AM  First Solar Achieves World Record 18.6 % Thin Film Module Conversion Efficiency Business Wire
Jun-10-15 01:35PM  SunPower, First Solar Joint Venture Yieldco Sets IPO Terms at 24/7 Wall St.
01:10PM  Solar Stocks Mostly Higher After 8Point3 Energy IPO Valuation Benzinga
10:57AM  8point3 Energy Partners LP, a YieldCo Formed by First Solar, Inc. and SunPower Corporation, Announces Commencement of its Initial Public Offering PR Newswire
Jun-09-15 10:19AM  Comparing Impact Investing & Venture Philanthropy at Investopedia
Jun-05-15 04:50PM  FIRST SOLAR, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits
10:23AM  3 Green Stocks for World Environment Day - Analyst Blog
Jun-03-15 08:14AM  First Solar draws short-term bets optionMONSTER
Jun-01-15 01:04PM  Short Interest in Solar Stocks Explodes In May Benzinga
09:30AM  Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: SunPower, First Solar, SunEdison and SolarCity - Press Releases
May-29-15 03:36PM  Will Green Energy Create Investment Opportunities? - Industry Outlook
May-28-15 04:35PM  First Solar (FSLR) Downgraded on Lofty Outlook, Shares Fall - Analyst Blog
02:30PM  Dividends and Renewable Energy? Theres an ETF for That
08:35AM  Is Short Interest in Solar Stocks Bouncing Off a Bottom? at 24/7 Wall St.
May-27-15 08:49AM  First Solar (FSLR) Crumbles: Stock Falls by 7.3% - Tale of the Tape
06:00AM  This may be the ultimate battleground stock at CNBC
First Solar, Inc. provides solar energy solutions worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Components and Systems. The Components segment designs, manufactures, and sells solar modules that convert sunlight into electricity. This segment manufactures cadmium telluride and crystalline silicon modules for project developers and system integrators, as well as owners and operators of photovoltaic (PV) solar power systems. The Systems segment provides turn-key PV solar power systems or solar solutions, such as project development; engineering, procurement, and construction; operating and maintenance; and project finance services to investor owned utilities, independent power developers and producers, commercial and industrial companies, and PV solar power system owners. First Solar, Inc. has strategic alliance with Caterpillar Inc. to develop an integrated photovoltaic solar solution for microgrid applications. The company was formerly known as First Solar Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to First Solar, Inc. in 2006. First Solar, Inc. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
ANTOUN GEORGESPresident, USJul 06Sale44.279,497420,43210,987Jul 07 05:01 PM
ANTOUN GEORGESPresident, USJul 02Option Exercise0.0016,361027,348Jul 07 05:01 PM
Sweeney Michael TDirectorMay 20Buy55.304,000221,20018,239May 22 04:22 PM
HUGHES JAMES ALTONChief Executive OfficerMay 04Sale56.7115,000850,6504,274May 06 05:06 PM
PRESBY J THOMASDirectorMay 04Sale57.203,498200,0865,082May 06 04:56 PM
Widmar Mark RChief Financial Officer/CAOApr 04Option Exercise0.0028,146051,463Apr 07 04:06 PM
ANTOUN GEORGESChief Operating OfficerMar 16Sale59.688,150486,39210,987Mar 17 05:04 PM
ANTOUN GEORGESChief Operating OfficerMar 13Option Exercise0.0013,941024,928Mar 17 05:04 PM
HUGHES JAMES ALTONChief Executive OfficerMar 13Option Exercise0.0018,588025,036Mar 17 04:58 PM
Widmar Mark RChief Financial Officer/CAOMar 13Option Exercise0.008,365034,815Mar 17 04:42 PM
ANTOUN GEORGESChief Operating OfficerMar 05Option Exercise0.003,440012,103Mar 09 08:51 PM
Kishkill JosephChief Commercial OfficerMar 05Option Exercise0.002,62304,680Mar 09 08:48 PM
HUGHES JAMES ALTONChief Executive OfficerMar 05Option Exercise0.008,59909,153Mar 09 08:43 PM
Widmar Mark RChief Financial Officer/CAOMar 05Option Exercise0.003,440027,535Mar 09 08:40 PM
KALETA PAUL JEVP, General CounselMar 03Option Exercise0.003,12803,128Mar 05 05:11 PM
Widmar Mark RChief Financial Officer/CAOFeb 27Sale60.0010,000600,00024,095Mar 03 04:10 PM
Kishkill JosephChief Commercial OfficerSep 09Option Exercise0.002,94202,942Sep 11 04:02 PM