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Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ)

(Delayed Data from NSDQ)

$36.10 USD


-0.52 (-1.42%)

Updated May 17, 2021 04:00 PM ET

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5Strong Sell3.06%

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A Value C Growth D Momentum B VGM

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Bottom 6% (235 out of 251)

Industry: Solar

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Company Summary

Ontario, Canada-based Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ) is a vertically integrated manufacturer of silicon ingots, wafers, cells, solar modules (panels) and custom-designed solar power applications. The company designs, manufactures and delivers solar products and solar system solutions for both on-grid and off-grid use to customers worldwide. The company was incorporated in Canada in 2001. Subsequently, in Nov 2006, the company came out with its maiden public offering.

Canadian Solar’s production facilities in Canada, China, Indonesia, Vietnam and Brazil are structured for the manufacturing of ingots, wafers, solar cells, solar PV modules, solar power systems and ...

General Information

Canadian Solar Inc.



Phone: 519-837-1881

Fax: 519-837-2550



Industry Solar
Sector Oils-Energy
Fiscal Year End December
Last Reported Quarter 3/31/2021
Next EPS Date 5/20/2021

EPS Information

Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate 0.28
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate 2.51
Estimated Long-Term EPS Growth Rate 12.00
Next EPS Report Date 5/20/2021

Price and Volume Information

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Yesterday's Close 36.62
52 Week High 67.39
52 Week Low 16.82
Beta 1.42
20 Day Moving Average 1,647,941.13
Target Price Consensus 56.50


% Price Change
4 Week -14.26
12 Week -29.59
YTD -28.53
% Price Change Relative to S&P 500
4 Week -14.33
12 Week -33.97
YTD -35.69
Share Information
Shares Outstanding (millions) 59.82
Market Capitalization (millions) 2,190.61
Short Ratio NA
Last Split Date NA
Dividend Information
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Annual Dividend $0.00
Payout Ratio 0.00
Change in Payout Ratio 0.00
Last Dividend Payout / Amount NA / $0.00

Fundamental Ratios

P/E (F1) 14.57
Trailing 12 Months 20.93
PEG Ratio 1.21
EPS Growth
vs. Previous Year -89.42%
vs. Previous Quarter -26.67%
Sales Growth
vs. Previous Year 13.15%
vs. Previous Quarter 13.81%
Price Ratios
Price/Book 1.16
Price/Cash Flow 6.97
Price / Sales 0.63
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 6.23
9/30/20 10.28
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 1.81
9/30/20 2.91
Current Ratio
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 1.17
9/30/20 1.24
Quick Ratio
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 0.97
9/30/20 1.04
Operating Margin
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 3.03
9/30/20 4.81
Net Margin
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 4.22
9/30/20 6.19
Pre-Tax Margin
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 3.87
9/30/20 6.72
Book Value
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 31.64
9/30/20 30.59
Inventory Turnover
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 4.46
9/30/20 4.37
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 0.35
9/30/20 0.47
Debt to Capital
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 26.12
9/30/20 31.79