Canadian Solar Company Profile (NASDAQ:CSIQ)

About Canadian Solar

Canadian Solar logoCanadian Solar Inc. is a solar power company. The Company is a provider of solar power products, services and system solutions with operations in North America, South America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Australia and Asia. Its segments include module segment, energy development segment and electricity generation segment. It designs, develops and manufactures solar wafers, solar cells and solar power products. The module segment primarily involves the design, development, manufacturing and sale of a range of solar power products, including standard solar modules and specialty solar products, and solar system kits. Its energy development segment consists of solar power project development, engineering, procurement and construction services, and operation and maintenance services. Its electricity generation segment consists of holding solar power projects for the purpose of generating income from the sale of electricity to the local or national grid or other power purchasers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Semiconductor - Specialized
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: CSIQ
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $13.17
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $13.04
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $16.01
  • 52-Week Range: $11.72 - $29.83
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 4.99
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 6.24
  • P/E Growth: 0.63
  • Market Cap: $758.66M
  • Outstanding Shares: 57,605,000
  • Beta: 2.93
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 4.45%
  • Return on Equity: 19.71%
  • Return on Assets: 3.73%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.14%
  • Current Ratio: 0.81%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.70%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.64)
Consensus Price Target: $24.53 (86.26% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/8/2016JMP SecuritiesInitiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
9/6/2016Standpoint ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$18.00View Rating Details
8/25/2016Cowen and CompanyInitiated CoverageOutperform$28.50View Rating Details
8/24/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$24.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
8/21/2016Roth CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$20.00View Rating Details
8/19/2016Canaccord GenuitySet Price TargetBuy$29.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
8/19/2016FBR & CoLower Price TargetOutperform$32.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
8/3/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Underweight$24.00 -> $12.80View Rating Details
3/31/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$45.00View Rating Details
3/29/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$28.00View Rating Details
3/16/2016Northland SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOutperform$36.00View Rating Details
8/17/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$39.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details
3/6/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
1/13/2015CICC ResearchInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/8/2016        
8/18/2016Q216$0.37$0.68$735.82 million$805.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2016Q116$0.14$0.39$663.74 million$721.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/10/2016Q415$0.76$1.05$998.49 million$1.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/10/2015Q315$0.28$0.79$616.09 million$849.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/18/2015Q215$0.13$0.31$592.50 million$636.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$0.75$1.04$735.12 million$860.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/5/2015Q414$1.34$1.28$953.94 million$956.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q314$1.16$1.75$803.24 million$914.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/13/2014Q214$0.58$0.95$577.65 million$623.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/16/2014Q114$0.12$0.07$431.98 million$466.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/5/2014Q413$0.52$0.39$535.88 million$519.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q313$0.36$0.58$480.10 million$490.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013($0.20)($0.29)$419.83 million$380.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/28/2013Q1 2013($0.78)($0.10)$221.00 million$263.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2013Q4 2012($0.95)($1.01)$318.53 million$294.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/15/2012Q312($0.66)($1.01)$355.13 million$326.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/15/2012($0.33)($0.59)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2012($0.53)($0.49)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2012($0.39)($1.39)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/22/2011($0.51)($1.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/17/2011$0.27$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2011$0.41$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2011$0.65$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.55 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.11 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163($0.02)$0.54$0.32
Q2 20163$0.11$0.49$0.30
Q3 20163$0.13$0.60$0.41
Q4 20163$0.09$0.81$0.43
Q1 20172$0.04$0.40$0.22
Q2 20172$0.22$0.58$0.40
Q3 20172$0.72$0.73$0.73
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
News IconTech Stocks in Top Row! Nielsen N.V. Ordinary Shares (NLSN), Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) - share market updates (press release) (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
sharemarketupdates.com - September 27 at 9:03 AM
smarteranalyst.com logoStock Update (NASDAQ:CSIQ): Canadian Solar Inc. Subsidiary Recurrent Energy Completes 200 Megawatt ... - Smarter Analyst (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.smarteranalyst.com - September 27 at 9:03 AM
publicnow.com logoCanadian Solar Subsidiary Recurrent Energy Signs 100 MW Solar Power Purchase Agreement with MCE (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.publicnow.com - September 27 at 9:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Solar Subsidiary Recurrent Energy Completes 200 Megawatt Tranquillity Solar Project (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
finance.yahoo.com - September 26 at 9:11 AM
benzinga.com logoSolar Stocks En Fuego As Market Rally Cools - Benzinga (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.benzinga.com - September 24 at 9:08 AM
News IconAnalysts' Recommendations Stocks Buzz: Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) & Caesars Entertainment Corp ... - Money News (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.newsismoney.com - September 23 at 4:14 PM
News IconAnalysts' Recommendations Stocks Watch List: Canadian Solar Inc ... - Money News (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.newsismoney.com - September 23 at 4:14 PM
News IconChipmaker in Active Broker's Choice: Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ), SolarCity Corporation (NASDAQ:SCTY) - Street Wise Report (press release) (blog) (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
streetwisereport.com - September 23 at 4:14 PM
smarteranalyst.com logoStock Update (NASDAQ:CSIQ): Canadian Solar Inc. Secures US$100 Million Guarantee Facility from Export ... - Smarter Analyst (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.smarteranalyst.com - September 23 at 4:14 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoCanadian Solar, Trina: Axiom Went Bargain Hunting, Found Only Grim Tidings (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
blogs.barrons.com - September 22 at 4:33 PM
mysmartrend.com logoCanadian Solar Shares Down 25.5% Since SmarTrend's Sell Call (CSIQ) (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.mysmartrend.com - September 22 at 10:02 AM
4-traders.com logoCanadian Solar Inc. : (CSIQ) Surpassed Expectations, Maximizing Profitability Remains the Focus (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.4-traders.com - September 22 at 10:02 AM
streetinsider.com logoCanadian Solar (CSIQ) Enters $100M Guarantee Facility with EDC - StreetInsider.com (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.streetinsider.com - September 21 at 8:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Solar Secures US$100 Million Guarantee Facility from Export Development Canada (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 8:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo7:04 am Canadian Solar secures up to $100 mln in guarantees or letters of credit from the Export Development Canada to support project development (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 8:41 AM
realistinvestor.com logoCanadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ)'s Accounts Payable Is $937.263 - RealistInvestor.com (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.realistinvestor.com - September 20 at 8:05 AM
fool.com logoCanadian Solar Inc.'s Biggest Win in 2016 So Far - Motley Fool (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.fool.com - September 19 at 3:18 PM
fool.com logoCanadian Solar Inc.'s Biggest Win in 2016 So Far (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.fool.com - September 19 at 1:47 PM
4-traders.com logoCanadian Solar : to Attend Morgan Stanley China Corporate Day in London (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.4-traders.com - September 17 at 4:21 PM
insidermonkey.com logoConcordia International Corp (CXRX) & Four Solar Stocks Recently Touched 52-Week Lows and Here’s Why (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.insidermonkey.com - September 17 at 4:21 PM
prnewswire.com logoResearch Reports Initiation on Semiconductor Stocks -- Canadian Solar, Trina Solar, Lattice Semiconductor, and ... - PR Newswire (press release) (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.prnewswire.com - September 16 at 8:04 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWhy Canadian Solar Is A Buying Opportunity - Seeking Alpha (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
seekingalpha.com - September 16 at 8:04 AM
News IconAmpt DC string optimizers deployed in giant Canadian photovoltaic solar project (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.innovationews.com - September 14 at 4:30 PM
News IconCanadian Solar: a Strong Buy (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.investorguide.com - September 14 at 4:30 PM
prnewswire.com logoCanadian Solar Deploys Ampt's DC Optimizers In 33 MW Utility ... - PR Newswire (press release) (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.prnewswire.com - September 14 at 8:03 AM
smarteranalyst.com logoCompany Update (NASDAQ:CSIQ): Canadian Solar Inc. Issues RMB400 Million Commercial Paper - Smarter Analyst (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.smarteranalyst.com - September 14 at 8:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Solar Deploys Ampt's DC Optimizers In 33 MW Utility Solar Plant (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 8:03 AM
mysmartrend.com logoDowntrend Call Working As Canadian Solar Stock Falls 19.2% (CSIQ) (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.mysmartrend.com - September 13 at 9:18 AM
smarteranalyst.com logoCompany Update (NASDAQ:CSIQ): Canadian Solar Inc. Issues RMB400 Million Commercial Paper (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.smarteranalyst.com - September 12 at 4:16 PM
zacks.com logoNew Strong Sell Stocks for September 12th (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.zacks.com - September 12 at 9:16 AM
News IconCanadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at JMP Securities (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.crcconnection.com - September 12 at 9:16 AM
publicnow.com logoCanadian Solar Issues RMB400 Million Commercial Paper (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.publicnow.com - September 12 at 9:16 AM
fool.com logoCanadian Solar Inc.'s Biggest Failure in 2016 -- So Far -- The Motley ... - Motley Fool (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.fool.com - September 9 at 4:19 PM
schaeffersresearch.com logoAnalyst Update: Apache Corporation, Canadian Solar Inc., and AbbVie Inc (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.schaeffersresearch.com - September 8 at 4:18 PM
nasdaq.com logoWhat Makes Canadian Solar (CSIQ) a Strong Sell? - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.nasdaq.com - September 8 at 8:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat Makes Canadian Solar (CSIQ) a Strong Sell? (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 4:31 PM
investopedia.com logoTop 5 Clean Energy Stocks of 2016 (CSIQ, PEGI) (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.investopedia.com - September 7 at 4:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Solar Signs Distribution Agreement with DM Solar in Mexico (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 9:19 AM
insidermonkey.com logoWhy Monsanto, Herbalife, Las Vegas Sands, and More Made Headlines Over The Long Weekend (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.insidermonkey.com - September 6 at 9:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCan Solar Manufacturers Fight Panel Oversupply? (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 4:10 PM
insidermonkey.com logoAlternative Energy Stocks Smart Money Loves (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.insidermonkey.com - September 3 at 4:10 PM
News IconCanadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ): Where Can the Stock Go in the Next 12-18 Months? - Frisco Fastball (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
friscofastball.com - September 3 at 9:03 AM
realistinvestor.com logoPrice Target For Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Set At $18.8 By Research Analysts - RealistInvestor.com (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.realistinvestor.com - September 3 at 9:03 AM
News IconCanadian Solar to Attend Morgan Stanley China Corporate Day in London. South Carolina SC (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.southcarolinasc.com - September 2 at 9:15 AM
News IconHere’s Why CSIQ Stock Could Be Poised to Gain More Than 100% (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.profitconfidential.com - September 2 at 9:15 AM
publicnow.com logoCanadian Solar to Attend Morgan Stanley China Corporate Day in London (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.publicnow.com - September 2 at 9:15 AM
News IconCanadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Upgrades/Downgrades Update - Newburg Press (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
newburghpress.com - September 1 at 10:33 AM
streetinsider.com logoMoody's Lowers Outlook Canadian Solar (CSIQ) to Negative; Ratings Affirmed - StreetInsider.com (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.streetinsider.com - August 31 at 4:24 PM
News IconTop Earnings to Watch for: Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ ... - The Voice Registrar (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
voiceregistrar.com - August 31 at 4:24 PM
streetinsider.com logoMoody's Lowers Outlook Canadian Solar (CSIQ) to Negative; Ratings Affirmed (NASDAQ:CSIQ)
www.streetinsider.com - August 31 at 9:14 AM

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Last Updated on 9/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff