NASDAQ:CSIQ - Canadian Solar Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $18.75 -0.53 (-2.75 %) (As of 03/24/2019 05:40 AM ET)Previous Close$18.75Today's Range$18.4901 - $19.2452-Week Range$11.37 - $25.89Volume3.73 million shsAverage Volume1.07 million shsMarket Capitalization$1.09 billionP/E Ratio5.28Dividend YieldN/ABeta2.49 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Canadian Solar Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, and sells solar ingots, wafers, cells, modules, and other solar power products primarily under the Canadian Solar brand name. The company operates through two segments, Module and System Solutions, and Energy. Its products include various solar modules that are used in residential, commercial, and industrial solar power generation systems. The company also provides specialty solar products consisting of Andes Solar Home System, an off-grid solar system that provides an economical source of electricity to homes and communities without access to grid; and Maple Solar System, a clean energy solution for families, as well as solar system kits, which are a ready-to-install packages that consist inverters, racking systems, and other accessories. In addition, it develops, builds, and sells solar power projects; performs engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) work for solar power projects; and offers operation and maintenance services that include inspection, repair, and replacement of plant equipment, site management, and administrative support services. Further, the company generates and sells electricity through its solar plants with an aggregate capacity of approximately 1,211.1 megawatts. Canadian Solar Inc. offers its products to distributors, system integrators, project developers, and installers/EPC companies. The company has operations in North America, South America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Australia, and Asia. Canadian Solar Inc. was founded in 2001 and is based in Guelph, Canada. Receive CSIQ News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CSIQ and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Semiconductors & related devices Sub-IndustryN/A SectorOils/Energy Current SymbolNASDAQ:CSIQ Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1375877 Webwww.canadiansolar.com Phone519-837-1881Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.10 Current Ratio0.92 Quick Ratio0.83Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio5.28 Forward P/E Ratio7.44 P/E Growth0.23 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.74 billion Price / Sales0.29 Cash Flow$2.7372 per share Price / Cash Flow6.85 Book Value$18.27 per share Price / Book1.03Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.28 Net Income$99.57 million Net Margins6.33% Return on Equity18.90% Return on Assets4.15%Miscellaneous Employees12,129 Outstanding Shares58,000,000Market Cap$1.09 billion Next Earnings Date5/15/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Frequently Asked Questions What is Canadian Solar's stock symbol? Canadian Solar trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CSIQ." How were Canadian Solar's earnings last quarter? Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March, 21st. The solar energy provider reported $1.61 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.87 by $0.74. The solar energy provider earned $901 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $872.02 million. Canadian Solar had a net margin of 6.33% and a return on equity of 18.90%. Canadian Solar's revenue for the quarter was down 18.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.01 EPS. View Canadian Solar's Earnings History. When is Canadian Solar's next earnings date? Canadian Solar is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 15th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Canadian Solar. What guidance has Canadian Solar issued on next quarter's earnings? Canadian Solar updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, March, 21st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.5-3.8 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.94 billion.Canadian Solar also updated its Q1 2019 guidance to EPS. What price target have analysts set for CSIQ? 7 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Canadian Solar's stock. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $27.00. On average, they anticipate Canadian Solar's stock price to reach $20.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Canadian Solar. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Canadian Solar? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canadian Solar in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Canadian Solar. Has Canadian Solar been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about CSIQ stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Canadian Solar earned a coverage optimism score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the solar energy provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Canadian Solar's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Canadian Solar include Semtech (SMTC), Silicon Laboratories (SLAB), AU Optronics (AUO), SUMCO CORP/ADR (SUOPY), Cabot Microelectronics (CCMP), Viavi Solutions (VIAV), Finisar (FNSR), Cirrus Logic (CRUS), Acacia Communications (ACIA), Amkor Technology (AMKR), BE Semiconductor Industrs (BESIY), Power Integrations (POWI), Inphi (IPHI), Diodes (DIOD) and Solaredge Technologies (SEDG). What other stocks do shareholders of Canadian Solar own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Canadian Solar investors own include First Solar (FSLR), Tesla (TSLA), Micron Technology (MU), Gilead Sciences (GILD), SunPower (SPWR), Twitter (TWTR), JinkoSolar (JKS), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Netflix (NFLX). Who are Canadian Solar's key executives? Canadian Solar's management team includes the folowing people: Dr. Xiaohua Qu, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 55)Mr. Arthur Chien, Sr. VP, Chief Strategy Officer & Pres of Energy Bus. (Age 58)Mr. Yan Zhuang, Sr. VP, Chief Commercial Officer and Pres of Modules & Systems Solutions Bus. (Age 55)Dr. Huifeng Chang, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 53)Mr. Guangchun Zhang, Sr. VP & COO (Age 62) Who are Canadian Solar's major shareholders? Canadian Solar's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (2.82%), Norges Bank (2.16%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (1.97%), Millennium Management LLC (1.66%), Bank of America Corp DE (1.47%) and Two Sigma Investments LP (0.77%). Which institutional investors are selling Canadian Solar stock? CSIQ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., DNB Asset Management AS, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, KBC Group NV, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Bank of America Corp DE and Van ECK Associates Corp. Which institutional investors are buying Canadian Solar stock? CSIQ stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Millennium Management LLC, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Two Sigma Investments LP, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Acadian Asset Management LLC, ClariVest Asset Management LLC and California Public Employees Retirement System. How do I buy shares of Canadian Solar? Shares of CSIQ can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Canadian Solar's stock price today? One share of CSIQ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.75. How big of a company is Canadian Solar? Canadian Solar has a market capitalization of $1.09 billion and generates $3.74 billion in revenue each year. The solar energy provider earns $99.57 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.28 on an earnings per share basis. Canadian Solar employs 12,129 workers across the globe. What is Canadian Solar's official website? The official website for Canadian Solar is http://www.canadiansolar.com. How can I contact Canadian Solar? Canadian Solar's mailing address is 545 SPEEDVALE AVENUE WEST GUELPH, ONTARIO A6, N1K 1E6. The solar energy provider can be reached via phone at 519-837-1881 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Canadian Solar (NASDAQ CSIQ)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 451 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 585 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,036MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Canadian Solar and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CSIQ will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CSIQ will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is Cost of Capital?