Canadian Solar Company Profile (NASDAQ:CSIQ)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 11 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $31.18 (116.69% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/29/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$29.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/27/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingBuy$32.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/15/2016Roth CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$28.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/4/2016Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageOverweight$24.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/31/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$45.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/29/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$28.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/16/2016Cowen and CompanyLower Price TargetOutperform$35.00 -> $28.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/16/2016Northland SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOutperform$36.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/26/2016Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/10/2015Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweight$30.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/17/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$39.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/6/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/13/2015CICC ResearchInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/29/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/16/2016        
5/11/2016Q116$0.14$0.39$663.74 million$721.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/10/2016Q415$0.76$1.05$998.49 million$1.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/10/2015Q315$0.28$0.79$616.09 million$849.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/18/2015Q215$0.13$0.31$592.50 million$636.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2015Q115$0.75$1.04$735.12 million$860.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/5/2015Q414$1.34$1.28$953.94 million$956.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/12/2014Q314$1.16$1.75$803.24 million$914.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/13/2014Q214$0.58$0.95$577.65 million$623.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/16/2014Q114$0.12$0.07$431.98 million$466.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/5/2014Q413$0.52$0.39$535.88 million$519.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/13/2013Q313$0.36$0.58$480.10 million$490.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/8/2013Q2 2013($0.20)($0.29)$419.83 million$380.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/28/2013Q1 2013($0.78)($0.10)$221.00 million$263.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/11/2013Q4 2012($0.95)($1.01)$318.53 million$294.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/15/2012Q312($0.66)($1.01)$355.13 million$326.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/15/2012($0.33)($0.59)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/10/2012($0.53)($0.49)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/7/2012($0.39)($1.39)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/22/2011($0.51)($1.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/17/2011$0.27$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/12/2011$0.41$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/10/2011$0.65$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163($0.02)$0.54$0.32
Q2 20163$0.11$0.49$0.30
Q3 20163$0.33$0.60$0.47
Q4 20163$0.51$0.81$0.66
Q1 20172$0.37$0.43$0.40
Q2 20172$0.37$0.58$0.48
Q3 20172$0.60$0.72$0.66
Q4 20172$0.46$0.87$0.67
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
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Headlines

Latest Headlines for Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
DateHeadline
07/25/16 08:12 PMCanadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Yearly Accounts Payable At $512.51 Millions - RealistInvestor.com
07/25/16 11:35 AMWhy This Analyst Has Downgraded 3 Solar Stocks - [at 24/7 Wall St.] - Renewable energy, specifically solar, may be offering investors a significant opportunity over the next several quarters, according to one key analyst.
07/25/16 08:11 AMDuke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE) went up 0.33%, Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ), Misonix, Inc. (NASDAQ ... - KC Register
07/22/16 02:50 PMTrading Examination: Performance check on Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) - TGP
07/22/16 02:50 PMPrice Target of $31.214 Set For Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) - RealistInvestor.com
07/21/16 03:34 PMCanadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News
07/21/16 03:34 PMMarket Minute - Focus on Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Stock - TGP
07/20/16 02:47 PMCanadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Current Analyst Ratings - Fiscal Standard
07/20/16 02:47 PMTech Stocks Zone: Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ), Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) - share market updates (press release)
07/20/16 09:42 AMAnalysts Tips: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) , Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) - Street Updates
07/20/16 09:42 AMEquity Roundup: Stock Performance Focus on Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) - Press Telegraph
07/20/16 09:42 AMCanadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Decreased -2.50%: Aduro BioTech, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADRO), Axcelis Technologies ... - KC Register
07/20/16 09:42 AMPrice Target Update: Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) - News Oracle
07/20/16 09:42 AMStock Update (NASDAQ:CSIQ): Canadian Solar Inc. Launches New Field-Installable T4 PV Connector for Faster ... - Smarter Analyst
07/19/16 06:00 AMCanadian Solar Launches New Field-Installable T4 PV Connector for Faster, Lower-Cost PV Installations - [PR Newswire] - GUELPH, Ontario, July 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that the company has introduced the new T4 Field-Installable PV Connector portfolio to the North American market. The T4 PV Connector is a high-quality field-installable PV connector manufactured by TLIAN, a subsidiary of Canadian Solar established in December 2014.
07/16/16 05:06 AMCanadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Given $30.187 Price Target - RealistInvestor.com
07/15/16 08:53 AMCurrent Sentiment and Impact Score Watch:Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ):Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) - Press Telegraph
07/15/16 08:53 AMCanadian Solar Inc Stock Momentum Hits Extreme Weakness - CML News
07/15/16 07:53 AMBetter Buy: Canadian Solar Inc. vs. First Solar - Being the biggest doesn't always mean you're the best in solar energy.
07/14/16 08:43 AMCanadian Solar Has Weathered Bad News and Is Likely to Double - [at TheStreet] - A tornado hit one of the company's major manufacturing facilities, but the company is already rebounding and its share prices could double in the next year.
07/14/16 07:02 AMAnalyst Target and Average Rating Watch: Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) - Press Telegraph
07/13/16 08:47 PMCompany Update (NASDAQ:CSIQ): Canadian Solar Inc. Secures JPY6.2 Billion Green Solar Financing in Japan - Smarter Analyst
07/13/16 08:47 PMCanadian Solar: This Is An Opportunity - Seeking Alpha
07/13/16 10:24 AMCrystalline Solar Module (1,500 V) improves system efficiency.
07/12/16 08:06 PMAnalyzing SunPower’s Project Pipeline and Liquidity Position - [at Market Realist] - SunPower intends to retain certain assets on its balance sheet to optimize the economic value received at the time of sale—held under its “Holdco” structure.
07/12/16 03:33 PMCanadian Solar Secures JPY6.2 Billion Green Solar Financing in Japan. South Carolina SC
07/12/16 07:44 AMHot Stock seeking Investors: Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) - News Oracle
07/12/16 07:44 AMStock Update (NASDAQ:CSIQ): Canadian Solar Inc. Secures JPY6.2 Billion Green Solar Financing in Japan - Smarter Analyst
07/11/16 08:16 AMImpact Score and Stock Sentiment Outlook :Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 08:16 AMCompany Shares of Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Drops by -1.51% - TheFounders Daily
07/11/16 08:16 AMCanadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
07/11/16 08:16 AMCanadian Solar (CSIQ) Enters $60M non-Recourse Notes Private Placement - StreetInsider.com
07/11/16 06:33 AMCanadian Solar Secures JPY6.2 Billion Green Solar Financing in Japan - [at noodls] - GUELPH, Ontario, July 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the 'Company', or 'Canadian Solar') (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that it has entered ...
07/10/16 08:01 AMPrice Target Review and Earnings Check on Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) - Press Telegraph
07/09/16 04:28 AMWhy Shares of Canadian Solar Inc. Plunged 19% in June - Motley Fool
07/09/16 04:28 AMTech Stocks Outlines: Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ), NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) - share market updates (press release)
07/08/16 12:25 PMCan SunPower Beat Analysts’ Expectations in 2Q16? - [at Market Realist] - SunPower (SPWR) is expected to announce its 2Q16 earnings results on July 26, 2016, after market hours.
07/08/16 07:42 AMWhy Shares of Canadian Solar Inc. Plunged 19% in June -
07/07/16 09:43 AMCompany Stock Focus for Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ): Which Way Will Shares Head? - Press Telegraph
07/07/16 09:43 AMTop Stock Weekly Review: Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) - Telanagana Press
07/07/16 09:03 AMCanadian Solar (CSIQ) to Sell Funing County Power Projects -
07/06/16 09:14 PMCanadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Share Review and Target Focus - Engelwood Daily
07/06/16 03:31 PMStock is down at $14.82 Canadian Solar Sells Solar Power…
07/06/16 08:11 AMCanadian Solar (CSIQ) Unit to Sell China Solar Projects in ~$33M Deal - StreetInsider.com
07/06/16 06:41 AMCanadian Solar Sells Solar Power Projects in China - [at noodls] - GUELPH, Ontario, July 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the 'Company', or 'Canadian Solar') (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that its wholly-owned ...
07/05/16 03:23 PMRecommendation View and Earnings Glance for Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) - Press Telegraph
07/04/16 03:13 PMAnalysts Spotlight: Fortinet, Inc. (NASDAQ:FTNT) , Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) - Street Updates
07/04/16 03:12 PMStock Sentiment Watch for:Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) - Press Telegraph
07/04/16 03:12 PMCanadian Solar: Buy The Drop - Seeking Alpha
07/02/16 03:27 PMCanadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Analyst Recommendation Outlook - Engelwood Daily

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About Canadian Solar

Canadian Solar logoCanadian Solar Inc. is a solar power company, which designs, develops and manufactures solar wafers, solar cells and solar power products. The Company's solar power products include standard solar modules and specialty solar products. It has two segments: module segment and energy segment. The Company's module segment primarily involves design, development, manufacture and sales of solar power products and solar system kits. The Company's energy segment involves solar power project development, engineering, procurement and construction services, operations and maintenance services, and electricity revenue generation. Its products include a range of solar modules for use in residential, commercial and industrial solar power generation systems. Its specialty solar products consist of solar modules that the customers incorporate into their own products and complete specialty products, such as portable solar home systems. The Company sells its products under Canadian Solar brand name.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Semiconductor - Specialized
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: CSIQ
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $14.39
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $15.25
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $18.08
  • P/E Ratio: 6.21
  • P/E Growth: 0.54
  • Market Cap: $809.13M
  • Beta: 3.12
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.94 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.44 EPS
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