First Solar Inc (FSLR)

pos +1.19
Today's Range: 37.22 - 39.72 | FSLR Avg Daily Volume: 3,388,100
Last Update: 06/22/17 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 4,151,363
YTD Performance: 16.02%
Open: $37.94
Previous Close: $37.23
52 Week Range: $40.25 - $74.29
Oustanding Shares: 104,290,092
Market Cap: 3,697,083,761
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for FSLR
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 6 5 5 5
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 10 11 11 11
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 3 3
Mean Rec. 2.41 2.53 2.79 2.79
Latest Dividend: 0.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/31/69
Price Earnings Ratio: -6.70
Price Earnings Comparisons:
FSLR Sector Avg. S&P 500
-6.70 0.00 30.50
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
28.20% -23.88% -45.97%
Revenue -17.50 -0.10 -0.04
Net Income -100.00 -2.00 0.00
EPS -100.00 -1.90 0.00
Earnings for FSLR:
Revenue 2.95B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (06/17) Qtr (09/17) FY (12/17) FY (12/18)
Average Estimate $-0.04 $0.21 $0.52 $0.95
Number of Analysts 10 8 10 8
High Estimate $0.09 $0.61 $0.58 $1.63
Low Estimate $-0.31 $0.07 $0.36 $0.50
Prior Year $0.87 $1.22 $5.17 $0.52
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -104.25% -82.79% -89.92% 81.38%
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May 18, 2017 | 9:10 AM EDT
First Solar was downgraded at Baird to "Neutral" from "Outperform" with a $38 price target.
Surge in shares likely just another blip on downward path.
May 03, 2017 | 9:20 AM EDT
First Solar was upgraded to "Hold" from "Sell" by analysts at Axiom Capital.
Nearly anything associated with oil and gas drilling gets crushed.
Apr 27, 2017 | 9:11 AM EDT
First Solar was upgraded at JMP to "Market Perform" from "Market Underperform."
FSLR remains in a bearish mode and investors should keep their powder dry.
Finding the stocks that have changed direction.
It appears a squeeze play of the solar energy name is trumping the technical signals here.
The solar energy name is rich in cash and short-term investments, though analysts' forward earnings estimates range all over the map.
Feb 22, 2017 | 7:21 AM EST
FSLR was downgraded from Neutral to Underperform, Credit Suisse said. $29 price target. Estimates also cut, given project timing risks....

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