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FSLR First Solar, Inc. daily Stock Chart
First Solar, Inc.
IndexS&P 500 P/E16.56 EPS (ttm)3.07 Insider Own0.20% Shs Outstand100.90M Perf Week8.94%
Market Cap5.13B Forward P/E13.24 EPS next Y3.84 Insider Trans-11.80% Shs Float74.02M Perf Month4.18%
Income312.60M PEG- EPS next Q1.55 Inst Own56.50% Short Float7.95% Perf Quarter10.96%
Sales3.26B P/S1.57 EPS this Y5.70% Inst Trans0.66% Short Ratio2.78 Perf Half Y-16.77%
Book/sh49.99 P/B1.02 EPS next Y12.05% ROA4.70% Target Price62.59 Perf Year-5.38%
Cash/sh17.59 P/C2.89 EPS next 5Y-5.24% ROE6.30% 52W Range39.18 - 65.50 Perf YTD13.97%
Dividend- P/FCF24.73 EPS past 5Y-12.30% ROI7.50% 52W High-22.66% Beta2.03
Dividend %- Quick Ratio2.90 Sales past 5Y10.40% Gross Margin21.50% 52W Low29.30% ATR1.86
Employees4870 Current Ratio3.50 Sales Q/Q64.60% Oper. Margin8.30% RSI (14)61.67 Volatility3.89% 3.96%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.06 EPS Q/Q1986.80% Profit Margin9.60% Rel Volume0.55 Prev Close50.83
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.05 EarningsNov 05 AMC Payout0.00% Avg Volume2.12M Price50.66
Recom2.30 SMA2010.40% SMA506.65% SMA200-0.44% Volume832,493 Change-0.33%
Sep-09-15Initiated Oppenheimer Outperform $61
Sep-01-15Initiated Barclays Overweight $71
Aug-06-15Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Underperform $34 → $38
Aug-05-15Reiterated Needham Buy $73 → $70
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
Oct-13-15 10:13AM  9 companies boldly buck the profit recession at USA TODAY
08:50AM  Community Solar Projects to Benefit from First Solar/CEC Supply Agreement Business Wire
Oct-12-15 08:57AM  3 Reasons Why First Solar (FSLR) is a Great Momentum Stock
07:50AM  Short Sellers Stay Away From Solar Stocks, Add to Alt Energy Positions at 24/7 Wall St.
Oct-11-15 10:00AM  Can China Pressure the U.S. Into Cap And Trade? at Motley Fool
Oct-08-15 02:31PM  Solar Firms, Utilities Clash As 30% Tax Credit Fades at Investor's Business Daily
01:38PM  California Emerges As A Champion For Renewables Benzinga
11:15AM  3 Reasons Solar Stocks Could Stumble at Motley Fool
Oct-07-15 01:02PM  8 stocks that should surge if the market rallies at CNBC
Oct-06-15 12:58PM  Under the radar: AAP, FSLR & more
09:20AM  SunEdison (SUNE) Plans to Cut Workforce to Reduce Costs
Oct-05-15 10:51AM  SunEdison to layoff workers following spending spree & stock slump at Fortune
Oct-03-15 08:05AM  How Is Southern Company Bracing for the Clean Power Plan?
Oct-02-15 11:06AM  Will the Clean Power Plan Go Through? +6.51%
Sep-30-15 10:56AM  SolarCity is on the Brink: Massive Success or a Total Catastrophe
Sep-29-15 01:41PM  Heres Why You Should Jump On Solar Bandwagon Before Its Too Late at Insider Monkey
08:56AM  Solar Is About to Go Boom -- Then Bust at Motley Fool
Sep-28-15 03:34PM  Solar ETF And Stocks Getting Hammered: Here's Why -5.73%
09:50AM  8point3 Energy (CAFD) Q3 Earnings Debut: Beat or Miss?
Sep-25-15 07:40AM  Short Sellers Heading for the Sidelines on Solar, Alt Energy Stocks? at 24/7 Wall St.
Sep-24-15 11:22AM  Renewable Energy Stole Natural Gas Thunder
11:22AM  Key for Investors: Understanding the EPAs Clean Power Plan
Sep-23-15 09:30AM  Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: NRG Energy, Sempra Energy, Duke Energy, First Solar and SunEdison
Sep-22-15 02:51PM  Green Energy: Investment Opportunity
Sep-21-15 03:22PM  Alt-Energy Stock Outlook - Sept. 2015
Sep-19-15 09:04AM  SunEdison or FirstSolar? Diversification or a Strong Focus?
Sep-18-15 11:05AM  JPMorgan Says Rent to Own 3 High-Yielding Clean Energy Yieldcos at 24/7 Wall St.
08:45AM  3 Catalysts for Solar Stocks and Where You Should Invest at Motley Fool
Sep-15-15 02:05PM  SunEdison to Acquire Vivint Solar for $2.2 billion
01:33PM  Hard-Hit Solar Stocks Light Up Before Key Conference at Investor's Business Daily
01:02PM  ETFs with exposure to First Solar, Inc. : September 15, 2015
10:38AM  First Solar, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : September 15, 2015
09:43AM  5 Best Alternative Energy Stocks To Buy Now at Insider Monkey
08:15AM  After the Sell-Off, 3 Solar Stocks to Buy Now at 24/7 Wall St.
Sep-14-15 08:29PM  Solar Stocks Torched Amid Chinese Yingli Q2 Losses at Investor's Business Daily -5.31%
Sep-11-15 07:25AM  Short Sellers Launched Massive Attack on 1 Solar Stock at 24/7 Wall St.
Sep-10-15 02:21PM  Huge leap in solar tech?
08:55AM  Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, BofA, BP, First Solar, Fitbit, Seagate, SunEdison, Western Digital and Many More at 24/7 Wall St.
06:05AM  FirstSolar Focuses on Dollars while SunEdison Focuses on Megawatts
06:05AM  SunEdisons Net Losses Increase More than Fivefold in 2Q15
Sep-09-15 05:06PM  Tesla Started At Outperform; Solar Stocks Are Buys at Investor's Business Daily
04:29PM  Solar Industry Holds Pace For Record Installations at Investor's Business Daily
12:55PM  6 Alternative Energy Stocks Expected to Outperform in 2016 at 24/7 Wall St.
10:45AM  Solar Still In The 'Early Innings,' Oppenheimer Says Benzinga
10:37AM  Even With Musk's Magic, SolarCity's Light Is Fading Fast at Forbes
06:00AM  How Well Is The U.S. Solar Market Doing? at Forbes
Sep-06-15 12:05PM  Better Investment Opportuinty: 3-D Printing or Solar? at Motley Fool
Sep-04-15 02:45PM  First Solar, Inc. Thinks These Are 3 of Its Biggest Risks at Motley Fool
09:21AM  How to decide whether to rent or buy a solar-power system at MarketWatch
09:06AM  SunEdison Dives Deep on Weak 2Q15 Results
08:15AM  7 Energy Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy Now at 24/7 Wall St.
Sep-03-15 04:35PM  First Solar Sells Desert Stateline Stake to Southern Co
03:06PM  SUNEs TerraForm Global Goes Public, to Focus on Emerging Markets
Sep-02-15 11:11AM  Southern Buys Stake in First Solar Project, Continuing Expansion at Bloomberg
09:00AM  Southern Company subsidiary acquires system's largest solar project PR Newswire
Sep-01-15 02:51PM  Coverage initiated on First Solar by Barclays
11:48AM  Netflix PT Hiked; CyberArk, American, Delta Upgraded at Investor's Business Daily
10:58AM  Chesapeake Energy, Ford, First Solar: Stock Market Movers
10:36AM  Barclays Starts First Solar At Buy, Can Thrive Despite Volatility at
09:24AM  First Solar (FSLR) Stock Rating Initiated at Barclays at TheStreet
09:05AM  53% of SunEdisons Total Assets Are Renewable Energy Projects
09:05AM  Why Did SunEdisons Costs Rise in 2Q15?
08:45AM  Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Airlines, CyberArk, Delta Air, First Solar, VMware and Many More at 24/7 Wall St.
07:20AM  Stocks Sliding Again After Weak Read On Chinese Economy at Forbes
Aug-31-15 08:31AM  Surging Earnings Estimates Signal Good News for First Solar (FSLR)
Aug-29-15 12:06AM  FSLRs 1H15 Revenues Fall while SUNEs Remain Steady
Aug-28-15 05:23PM  Jim Cramer: Avoid Fitbit, SunEdison; Blackhawk, Verifone Should Merge at TheStreet
07:06AM  8point3 Energy Makes Headlines in 2Q15
Aug-27-15 05:51PM  SolarCity upgraded to buy
02:53PM  Solar ready to get hot?
Aug-26-15 07:05PM  SunPower Reports a Net Loss in 1H15 Market Realist
04:05PM  What's Behind The Fall of Solar Energy Stocks? at Motley Fool
03:58PM  First Solar Is Sector's Best in Fundamentals, but Can You Stomach the Volatility? at TheStreet
10:04AM  Analyst trolls Chanos, says he's lying about Elon Musk's SolarCity
09:05AM  Short Sellers Bet on More Lows in Solar, Alt Energy Stocks at 24/7 Wall St.
Aug-25-15 12:07PM  Solar Stocks: 'Thanks Obama' Benzinga
Aug-24-15 02:28PM  FirstSolar and SunEdisons Cost Performance in 1H15
02:26PM  Why Analyze FirstSolar and SunEdisons 2Q15 Earnings Together?
02:26PM  SunEdison and FirstSolar Publish Their 2Q15 Earnings
Aug-21-15 04:24PM  CEO: Not resting on record quarter -5.51%
Aug-20-15 10:01AM  India Sets Lofty (and Improbable) Goal for Solar Energy at Motley Fool
Aug-19-15 04:35PM  Should You Include First Solar (FSLR) In Your Portfolio?
09:40AM  Canadian Solar's Q2 Earnings & Revenues Beat Estimates
07:00AM  Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: First Solar, Skyworks Solutions, Hain Celestial at TheStreet
Aug-18-15 07:54PM  Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Housing Alone Can't Build a Rally at TheStreet
07:14PM  Cramer Remix: Wrong way to play a big market trend at CNBC
03:21PM  Some Chinese Solar Players Gain on the Yuans Devaluation
08:39AM  Why You Shouldn't Bet Against First Solar (FSLR) Stock
Aug-17-15 10:40AM  What's in Store for Canadian Solar (CSIQ) in Q2 Earnings?
Aug-16-15 02:05PM  3 Energy Stocks That Impressed Us This Quarter at Motley Fool
Aug-14-15 11:06AM  Growing Solar Energy Demand Benefits First Solar Market Realist
11:06AM  First Solar Rises 17.56% in the Week Ending August 7
11:06AM  SunPower Reports Net Income Drop in 2Q15 Market Realist
11:06AM  SunPower in 1H15: Why Revenues Were Subdued Market Realist
10:30AM  Can Solar Bounce From Here?
06:17AM  Solar is having a great year, except on Wall Street
Aug-13-15 05:43PM  Oil's impact on solar energy
03:56PM  Strong Job Additions Spook US Equities
Aug-12-15 04:33PM  FIRST SOLAR, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
03:05PM  SunPower: Better Pricing Fails to Offset Lower Volumes in 2Q15 Market Realist
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
Kishkill JosephPresident, InternationalSep 09Option Exercise0.002,94206,880Sep 11 08:46 PM
HUGHES JAMES ALTONChief Executive OfficerAug 14Sale52.123,000156,3601,274Aug 18 05:29 PM
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