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First Solar, Inc. (FSLR)

(Delayed Data from NSDQ)

$62.78 USD

62.78
586,407

-0.09 (-0.14%)

Updated Jun 19, 2019 03:58 PM ET

After-Market: $62.78 0.00 (0.00%) 4:44 PM ET

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Company Summary

First Solar, Inc. designs and manufactures solar modules with an advanced thin film semiconductor technology that is one of the lowest costs in the world. First Solar objective is to reduce the cost of solar electricity to levels that compete on a non-subsidized basis with the price of retail electricity in key markets throughout the world. From raw material sourcing through end-of-life module recycling, First Solar's renewable energy systems protect and enhance the environment. By enabling clean renewable electricity at affordable prices, First Solar provides an economic alternative to peak conventional electricity and the related fossil fuel dependence, greenhouse gas emissions and peak time grid constraints.

General Information

First Solar, Inc.

350 WEST WASHINGTON STREET SUITE 600

TEMPE, AZ 85281

Phone: 602-414-9300

Fax: 602-414-9400

Web: http://www.firstsolar.com

Email: investor@firstsolar.com

Industry Solar
Sector Oils-Energy
Fiscal Year End December
Last Reported Quarter 3/31/2019
Next EPS Date 7/25/2019

EPS Information

Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate 0.02
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate 2.41
Estimated Long-Term EPS Growth Rate 23.20
Next EPS Report Date 7/25/2019

Price and Volume Information

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Yesterday's Close 62.87
52 Week High 65.28
52 Week Low 36.51
Beta 1.31
20 Day Moving Average 1,033,247.19
Target Price Consensus 71.14

FSLR

% Price Change
4 Week 6.67
12 Week 23.47
YTD 48.09
% Price Change Relative to S&P 500
4 Week 4.72
12 Week 19.27
YTD 24.52
Share Information
Shares Outstanding (millions) 105.35
Market Capitalization (millions) 6,623.55
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
P/E (F1) 26.07
Trailing 12 Months NA
PEG Ratio 1.12
EPS Growth
vs. Previous Year -182.05%
vs. Previous Quarter -230.61%
   
Sales Growth
vs. Previous Year -6.22%
vs. Previous Quarter -23.04%
   
Price Ratios
Price/Book 1.29
Price/Cash Flow 23.96
Price / Sales 3.00
ROE
3/31/19 -0.12
12/31/18 2.80
9/30/18 1.29
ROA
3/31/19 -0.09
12/31/18 2.06
9/30/18 0.95
Current Ratio
3/31/19 4.38
12/31/18 4.57
9/30/18 4.48
Quick Ratio
3/31/19 3.83
12/31/18 4.11
9/30/18 4.14
Operating Margin
3/31/19 -0.28
12/31/18 6.43
9/30/18 3.50
Net Margin
3/31/19 -0.28
12/31/18 6.43
9/30/18 -17.98
Pre-Tax Margin
3/31/19 -2.35
12/31/18 5.04
9/30/18 1.72
Book Value
3/31/19 48.69
12/31/18 49.73
9/30/18 49.33
Inventory Turnover
3/31/19 5.78
12/31/18 6.78
9/30/18 7.01
Debt-to-Equity
3/31/19 0.11
12/31/18 0.09
9/30/18 0.09
Debt to Capital
3/31/19 9.82
12/31/18 8.13
9/30/18 8.23