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NASDAQ:CSIQCanadian Solar Stock Price, Forecast & News

$24.04
-0.42 (-1.72 %)
(As of 08/11/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$23.32
Now: $24.04
$24.72
50-Day Range
$18.05
MA: $22.18
$25.32
52-Week Range
$12.00
Now: $24.04
$26.72
Volume1.18 million shs
Average Volume934,262 shs
Market Capitalization$1.43 billion
P/E Ratio5.64
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.61
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.87 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Semiconductors & related devices
Sub-IndustryN/A
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CSIQ
CUSIPN/A
Phone519-837-1881

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.20 billion
Cash Flow$4.67 per share
Book Value$24.00 per share

Profitability

Net Income$171.59 million

Miscellaneous

Employees12,442
Market Cap$1.43 billion
Next Earnings Date11/10/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$24.04
-0.42 (-1.72 %)
(As of 08/11/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Canadian Solar's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Canadian Solar's stock was trading at $17.89 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CSIQ shares have increased by 34.4% and is now trading at $24.04.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Canadian Solar?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canadian Solar in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Canadian Solar's next earnings date?

Canadian Solar is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 10th 2020.
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How were Canadian Solar's earnings last quarter?

Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August, 7th. The solar energy provider reported $0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.13. The solar energy provider had revenue of $695.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $662.94 million. Canadian Solar had a net margin of 8.04% and a return on equity of 13.50%. Canadian Solar's revenue for the quarter was down 32.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.04 earnings per share.
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How will Canadian Solar's stock buyback program work?

Canadian Solar announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback plan on Monday, December 9th 2019, which allows the company to repurchase $150,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy up to 13% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has Canadian Solar issued on next quarter's earnings?

Canadian Solar issued an update on its third quarter 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Friday, August, 7th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $840-890 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $863.09 million.

What price target have analysts set for CSIQ?

6 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Canadian Solar's stock. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $33.00. On average, they expect Canadian Solar's share price to reach $29.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.6% from the stock's current price.
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Has Canadian Solar been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about CSIQ stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public 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 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the solar energy provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.
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Who are some of Canadian Solar's key competitors?

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 Micron Technology (MU), First Solar (FSLR), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Alibaba Group (BABA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA), Intel (INTC), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and AT&T (T).

Who are Canadian Solar's key executives?

Canadian Solar's management team includes the following 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)

What is Canadian Solar's stock symbol?

Canadian Solar trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CSIQ."

Who are Canadian Solar's major shareholders?

Canadian Solar's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.69%), Hussman Strategic Advisors Inc. (0.26%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.19%), DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale (0.19%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.08%) and Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. (0.06%).

Which major investors are selling Canadian Solar stock?

CSIQ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SG Americas Securities LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., and Scotia Capital Inc..

Which major investors are buying Canadian Solar stock?

CSIQ stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Trexquant Investment LP, New York State Common Retirement Fund, First Trust Advisors LP, Guinness Asset Management LTD, Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc., and Guinness Atkinson Asset Management Inc.

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Canadian Solar's stock price today?

One share of CSIQ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.04.

How big of a company is Canadian Solar?

Canadian Solar has a market capitalization of $1.43 billion and generates $3.20 billion in revenue each year. The solar energy provider earns $171.59 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.19 on an earnings per share basis. Canadian Solar employs 12,442 workers across the globe.

What is Canadian Solar's official website?

The official website for Canadian Solar is 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]

This page was last updated on 8/12/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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