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First Solar, Inc. (FSLR)

Stock Price: $72.93 USD 8.47 (13.14%)
Updated Aug 7, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
After-hours: $72.80 -0.13 (-0.18%) Aug 7, 5:01 PM

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Key Info

Market Cap 7.72B
Revenue (ttm) 3.06B
Net Income (ttm) 43.37M
Shares Out 105.91M
EPS (ttm) 0.41
PE Ratio 177.88
Forward PE 23.75
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 7, 2020
Last Price $72.93
Previous Close $64.46
Change ($) 8.47
Change (%) 13.14%
Day's Open 69.10
Day's Range 68.95 - 78.54
Day's Volume 5,480,325
52-Week Range 28.47 - 78.54

More Stats

Market Cap 7.72B
Enterprise Value 6.69B
Earnings Date (est) Oct 22, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Shares Outstanding 105.91M
Float 75.73M
EPS (basic) 0.41
EPS (diluted) 0.41
FCF / Share -6.24
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a
Earnings Yield 0.56%
FCF Yield n/a
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 10.65M
Short Ratio 7.79
Short % of Float 13.87%
Beta 1.32
PE Ratio 177.88
Forward PE 23.75
P/FCF Ratio n/a
PS Ratio 2.52
PB Ratio 1.22
Revenue 3.06B
Operating Income -83.49M
Net Income 43.37M
Free Cash Flow -659.32M
Net Cash 1.04B
Net Cash / Share 9.79
Gross Margin 17.93%
Operating Margin -2.73%
Profit Margin 1.40%
FCF Margin -21.52%
ROA 2.46%
ROE 0.84%
ROIC -0.50%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (16)

Buy 6
Overweight 2
Hold 6
Underweight 0
Sell 2

Analyst Consensus: Overweight

Price Target

(-21.23% downside)
Current: $72.93
Target: 57.45
*Average 12-month price target from 13 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth36.5%-23.71%1.27%-29.37%21.27%2.46%-1.75%21.77%7.91%-
Gross Profit5493925496381,1338258658539721,185
Operating Income-16240.11178-568730422370-37.56-68.66749
Net Income-115144-166-416593396351-96.34-39.49664
Shares Outstanding10510510410310110093.7086.8686.0784.89
Earnings Per Share-1.091.36-1.59-4.055.833.903.67-1.11-0.467.68
EPS Growth----49.49%6.27%----
Operating Cash Flow174-3271,341207-325736856762-33.46705
Capital Expenditures-669-740-514-229-166-258-166-374-731-589
Free Cash Flow-495-1,067826-22.70-492478690388-765117
Cash & Equivalents2,1642,8663,4142,3262,1642,3982,0441,3058721,020
Total Debt472467394188289213223563664237
Net Cash / Debt1,6932,3993,0202,1381,8752,1851,820743209782
Book Value5,0975,2125,0995,2185,5484,9914,5033,6063,6443,455
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name First Solar, Inc.
Country United States
Employees 6,600
CEO Mark R. Widmar

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol FSLR
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Sector Technology
Industry Solar
Unique Identifier NASDAQ: FSLR
IPO Date November 17, 2006


First Solar, Inc. provides photovoltaic (PV) solar energy solutions in the United States and internationally. It operates in two segments, Modules and Systems. The Modules segment designs, manufactures, and sells cadmium telluride solar modules that convert sunlight into electricity to integrators and operators of PV solar power systems. The Systems segment provides power plant solutions, such as project development; engineering, procurement, and construction; and operating and maintenance services to utilities, independent power producers, commercial and industrial companies, and other 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.