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First Solar, Inc.
IndexS&P 500 P/E15.63 EPS (ttm)3.91 Insider Own0.10% Shs Outstand100.29M Perf Week23.11%
Market Cap6.13B Forward P/E15.77 EPS next Y3.87 Insider Trans0.00% Shs Float73.36M Perf Month44.26%
Income396.90M PEG- EPS next Q0.15 Inst Own59.80% Short Float10.98% Perf Quarter18.59%
Sales3.39B P/S1.81 EPS this Y5.70% Inst Trans-4.07% Short Ratio2.45 Perf Half Y-11.63%
Book/sh50.15 P/B1.22 EPS next Y0.99% ROA6.10% Target Price63.15 Perf Year7.08%
Cash/sh19.85 P/C3.08 EPS next 5Y-0.70% ROE8.30% 52W Range39.18 - 74.84 Perf YTD37.02%
Dividend- P/FCF14.47 EPS past 5Y-12.30% ROI7.50% 52W High-18.95% Beta2.01
Dividend %- Quick Ratio2.70 Sales past 5Y10.40% Gross Margin24.40% 52W Low54.82% ATR2.45
Employees4870 Current Ratio3.20 Sales Q/Q31.20% Oper. Margin12.50% RSI (14)79.94 Volatility4.74% 4.19%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.04 EPS Q/Q195.30% Profit Margin11.70% Rel Volume1.06 Prev Close61.11
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.03 EarningsFeb 24 AMC Payout0.00% Avg Volume3.28M Price60.66
Recom2.40 SMA2019.57% SMA5031.69% SMA2005.29% Volume2,115,677 Change-0.74%
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
Mar-20-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $50 → $70
Feb-27-14Upgrade Robert W. Baird Neutral → Outperform $62 → $67
Feb-19-14Initiated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $55
Nov-01-13Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $34 → $40
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10:20AM  First Solar (FSLR) Stock Surging Today on Strong Fourth Quarter Profit at TheStreet
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09:57AM  Morgan Stanley Raises SunPower Price Target Benzinga
09:51AM  First Solar (FSLR) Earnings Report: Q4 2014 Conference Call Transcript at TheStreet
09:12AM  First Solar (FSLR) Tops Earnings, Shares Down on Weak View - Analyst Blog Zacks
09:00AM  First Solar Beats on Earnings, Guides Lower: ETFs in Focus - ETF News And Commentary Zacks
07:54AM  Early movers: LOW, DHR, HTZ, CHK, HPQ, SAM & more at CNBC
06:53AM  First Solar upgraded by Northland Capital
06:16AM  FIRST SOLAR, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report EDGAR Online
12:00AM  Top U.S. Solar Makers Plan Venture to Own Low-Risk Power Plants at Bloomberg
Feb-24-15 08:17PM  First Solar (FSLR) and SunPower (SPWR) Surge on Announcing Joint Yieldco - Stocks in the News Zacks +10.19%
07:07PM  First Solar triples income in 4Q, boosts sales in 2014 at
06:19PM  First Solar beats 4Q profit forecasts AP
06:00PM  Cramer: True bull market action CNBC
05:56PM  First Solar and SunPower Fire Up Joint Venture at Bloomberg
05:43PM  Yieldco Partners First Solar, SunPower Post Mixed Q4 at Investor's Business Daily
05:33PM  SunEdison CEO: We are 25-30% undervalued CNBC
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05:31PM  First Solar Slips: Q4, Forecast Complicated by YieldCo Assets at
05:22PM  SolarCity, SunPower Join Forces To Generate Dividends at Investor's Business Daily
05:00PM  First Solar Profit Nearly Triples at The Wall Street Journal
04:57PM  First Solar (FSLR) Stock Lower in After-Hours Trading Following Revenue Miss, Lower Guidance at TheStreet
04:43PM  Dow, S&P 500 hit record levels after Yellen testimony at MarketWatch
04:42PM  First Solar sees lower results as it pursues spin off Reuters
04:30PM  First Solar Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 4:30 pm ET today CCBN
04:18PM  First Solar Expects First-Quarter Loss After Announcing Yieldco at Bloomberg
04:17PM  FIRST SOLAR, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibit EDGAR Online
04:14PM  First Solar, SunPower YieldCo Is a Bag of Bad Assets, Says Axiom at
04:05PM  First Solar, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Financial Results Business Wire
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03:41PM  First Solar Q4 Earnings: Conference Call Live Blog Benzinga
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02:48PM  Hot solar plays: FSLR, SUNE & SPWR CNBC
02:35PM  Why First Solar, SunPower YieldCo Is Like Coke And Pepsi Coming Together Benzinga
02:21PM  What Rate Hike? Federal Reserve Now Unlikely to Act in June at TheStreet
01:22PM  TD Ameritrade Chief Strategist Saw Increased Buying Of Calls On First Solar Benzinga
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11:50AM  Raymond James On First Solar: Focus Is On Guidance, Not So Much Earnings Benzinga
11:43AM  First Solar Surges 14%: Deutsche Ups to Buy on YieldCo.; Pipeline, Financing Solid at
11:35AM  SunPower, First Solar YieldCo Lights Up Solar Stocks at 24/7 Wall St.
11:24AM  First Solar-SunPower fire up joint venture, Comcast talks Time Warner Cable deal & Lowe's jumps Yahoo Finance
11:09AM  First Solar YieldCo Is 'No Guarantee,' Expert Says Benzinga
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10:57AM  SolarCity (SCTY) Stock Getting Boost Today From First Solar, SunPower Yeildco Talks at TheStreet
10:39AM  Solar stocks could see a boost as more companies follow Apple Yahoo Finance
10:21AM  Waiting for Yellen Q&A, but QE helping elsewhere at CNBC
10:19AM  First Solar, SunPower 'yieldco' is better for investors: Credit Suisse at MarketWatch
09:34AM  First Solar (FSLR) Stock Upgraded Today at Deutsche Bank at TheStreet
09:22AM  Cramer's Mad Dash: AAL, FSLR & SPWR CNBC
09:05AM  Stock Futures Steady, Mixed; Home Depot, Toll Brothers Jump at Investor's Business Daily
09:02AM  First Solar Up 14%, SunPower Up 16% on YieldCo. Plan; Merrill Surprised by the Scale at
08:34AM  A YieldCo is The 'Best Strategy' For First Solar And SunPower, Deutsche Bank Explains Benzinga
07:07AM  Q4 2014 First Solar Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close CCBN
Feb-23-15 09:03PM  China Solar Jump On First Solar, SunPower's Joint YieldCo at
07:11PM  Apple stock hits new high on data centers, watch, car rumors at Investor's Business Daily
06:48PM  Coming Together: First Solar, SunPower And A Yieldco at Forbes
06:15PM  First Solar, SunPower Ink Deal For YieldCo Investor's Business Daily
06:15PM  First Solar, SunPower Ink Deal For YieldCo at Investor's Business Daily
05:46PM  First Solar, SunPower shares surge on joint IPO at MarketWatch
05:45PM  First Solar, SunPower Surge: Will Jointly Float a Yieldco IPO at
05:41PM  [$$] First Solar, SunPower in Talks for Joint Yieldco at The Wall Street Journal
05:33PM  First Solar and SunPower plan to create investment vehicle AP
05:18PM  Is First Solar (FSLR) Poised to Beat Earnings Estimates in Q4? - Analyst Blog Zacks
05:11PM  What a First Solar and SunPower Joint YieldCo Means to Investors at 24/7 Wall St.
04:56PM  First Solar, SunPower rally in after hours at MarketWatch
04:45PM  First Solar and SunPower Planning to Form Joint-Venture Yieldo at Bloomberg
04:30PM  First Solar and SunPower Plan to Partner to Form Joint YieldCo Vehicle PR Newswire
04:30PM  First Solar and SunPower Plan to Partner to Form Joint YieldCo Vehicle Business Wire
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Feb-20-15 11:15AM  Will Apple Help First Solar Raise Its Guidance? at 24/7 Wall St.
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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. 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 JosephChief Commercial OfficerSep 09Option Exercise0.002,94202,942Sep 11 04:02 PM
ANTOUN GEORGESChief Operating OfficerJul 02Option Exercise0.0016,362016,362Jul 03 04:07 PM
HUGHES JAMES ALTONChief Executive OfficerMay 08Sale64.1216,0001,025,976554May 09 07:07 PM
Widmar Mark RChief Financial Officer/CAOMay 08Sale64.1110,000641,12834,095May 09 07:05 PM
ANTOUN GEORGESChief Operating OfficerMay 08Sale65.0319,9581,297,7920May 09 07:03 PM
Widmar Mark RChief Financial Officer/CAOApr 04Option Exercise0.0028,146048,683Apr 07 04:16 PM
HUGHES JAMES ALTONChief Executive OfficerMar 19Option Exercise0.0010,464024,201Mar 21 04:37 PM
HUGHES JAMES ALTONChief Executive OfficerMar 13Option Exercise0.0018,588022,102Mar 17 07:09 PM
ANTOUN GEORGESChief Operating OfficerMar 13Option Exercise0.0013,941024,993Mar 17 07:05 PM
Widmar Mark RChief Financial Officer/CAOMar 13Option Exercise0.008,365031,419Mar 17 07:01 PM