First Solar, Inc. (FSLR)

NASDAQ: FSLR · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+3.39 (2.95%)
At close: Aug 12, 2022 4:00 PM
+0.53 (0.45%)
After-hours: Aug 12, 2022 7:58 PM EDT
Market Cap 12.57B
Revenue (ttm) 2.48B
Net Income (ttm) 189.12M
Shares Out 106.59M
EPS (ttm) 1.89
PE Ratio 62.42
Forward PE 344.83
Dividend n/a
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Volume 2,453,178
Open 115.10
Previous Close 114.58
Day's Range 113.66 - 118.11
52-Week Range 59.60 - 123.13
Beta 1.49
Analysts Buy
Price Target 94.43 (-20.0%)
Earnings Date Jul 28, 2022

About FSLR

First Solar, Inc. provides photovoltaic (PV) solar energy solutions in the United State, Japan, France, Canada, India, Australia, and internationally. The company designs, manufactures, and sells cadmium telluride solar modules that converts sunlight into electricity. It serves developers and operators of systems, 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. wa... [Read more...]

Industry Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment
IPO Date Nov 17, 2006
CEO Mark Widmar
Employees 4,800
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol FSLR
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, First Solar's revenue was $2.92 billion, an increase of 7.82% compared to the previous year's $2.71 billion. Earnings were $468.69 million, an increase of 17.66%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 30 analysts, the average rating for FSLR stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 94.43, which is a decrease of -19.95% from the latest price.

Price Target
(-19.95% downside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts


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