NASDAQ:CSIQ

Canadian Solar Competitors

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$40.88
Now: $43.27
$43.37
50-Day Range
$39.61
MA: $46.24
$52.78
52-Week Range
$15.83
Now: $43.27
$67.39
Volume2.29 million shs
Average Volume2.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.57 billion
P/E Ratio12.54
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.55

Competitors

Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ) Vs. IPHI, FSLR, LSCC, SLAB, AMKR, and CCMP

Should you be buying CSIQ stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "semiconductors & related devices" are considered alternatives and competitors to Canadian Solar, including Inphi (IPHI), First Solar (FSLR), Lattice Semiconductor (LSCC), Silicon Laboratories (SLAB), Amkor Technology (AMKR), and CMC Materials (CCMP).

Inphi (NASDAQ:IPHI) and Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Inphi and Canadian Solar, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Inphi06702.54
Canadian Solar02602.75

Inphi presently has a consensus target price of $157.8333, indicating a potential downside of 12.72%. Canadian Solar has a consensus target price of $51.5556, indicating a potential upside of 19.15%. Given Canadian Solar's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Canadian Solar is more favorable than Inphi.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

94.4% of Inphi shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 41.0% of Canadian Solar shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.9% of Inphi shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Inphi has a beta of 1.07, suggesting that its share price is 7% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Canadian Solar has a beta of 1.55, suggesting that its share price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Inphi and Canadian Solar's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Inphi$365.64 million26.54$-72,910,000.00($0.06)-3,013.83
Canadian Solar$3.20 billion0.80$171.59 million$2.1919.76

Canadian Solar has higher revenue and earnings than Inphi. Inphi is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Canadian Solar, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Inphi and Canadian Solar's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Inphi-10.22%15.33%5.29%
Canadian Solar6.19%10.28%2.91%

Summary

Canadian Solar beats Inphi on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR) and Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ) are both mid-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for First Solar and Canadian Solar, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
First Solar68301.82
Canadian Solar02602.75

First Solar presently has a consensus target price of $90.6875, indicating a potential upside of 15.16%. Canadian Solar has a consensus target price of $51.5556, indicating a potential upside of 19.15%. Given Canadian Solar's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Canadian Solar is more favorable than First Solar.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

67.7% of First Solar shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 41.0% of Canadian Solar shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.5% of First Solar shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

First Solar has a beta of 1.27, suggesting that its share price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Canadian Solar has a beta of 1.55, suggesting that its share price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares First Solar and Canadian Solar's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
First Solar$3.06 billion2.73$-114,930,000.00$1.4853.21
Canadian Solar$3.20 billion0.80$171.59 million$2.1919.76

Canadian Solar has higher revenue and earnings than First Solar. Canadian Solar is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than First Solar, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares First Solar and Canadian Solar's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
First Solar6.38%9.49%6.95%
Canadian Solar6.19%10.28%2.91%

Summary

Canadian Solar beats First Solar on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Lattice Semiconductor (NASDAQ:LSCC) and Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Lattice Semiconductor and Canadian Solar's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Lattice Semiconductor$404.09 million16.95$43.49 million$0.45111.60
Canadian Solar$3.20 billion0.80$171.59 million$2.1919.76

Canadian Solar has higher revenue and earnings than Lattice Semiconductor. Canadian Solar is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Lattice Semiconductor, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Lattice Semiconductor and Canadian Solar's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Lattice Semiconductor11.31%16.60%8.89%
Canadian Solar6.19%10.28%2.91%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

41.0% of Canadian Solar shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.2% of Lattice Semiconductor shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Lattice Semiconductor has a beta of 1.04, suggesting that its share price is 4% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Canadian Solar has a beta of 1.55, suggesting that its share price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Lattice Semiconductor and Canadian Solar, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Lattice Semiconductor011002.91
Canadian Solar02602.75

Lattice Semiconductor presently has a consensus target price of $47.6250, indicating a potential downside of 5.17%. Canadian Solar has a consensus target price of $51.5556, indicating a potential upside of 19.15%. Given Canadian Solar's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Canadian Solar is more favorable than Lattice Semiconductor.

Summary

Lattice Semiconductor beats Canadian Solar on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Silicon Laboratories (NASDAQ:SLAB) and Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and dividends.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Silicon Laboratories and Canadian Solar's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Silicon Laboratories$837.55 million7.71$19.26 million$2.1567.94
Canadian Solar$3.20 billion0.80$171.59 million$2.1919.76

Canadian Solar has higher revenue and earnings than Silicon Laboratories. Canadian Solar is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Silicon Laboratories, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Silicon Laboratories and Canadian Solar's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Silicon Laboratories1.54%7.34%4.44%
Canadian Solar6.19%10.28%2.91%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

93.0% of Silicon Laboratories shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 41.0% of Canadian Solar shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.3% of Silicon Laboratories shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Silicon Laboratories has a beta of 1.06, meaning that its share price is 6% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Canadian Solar has a beta of 1.55, meaning that its share price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Silicon Laboratories and Canadian Solar, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Silicon Laboratories04702.64
Canadian Solar02602.75

Silicon Laboratories currently has a consensus price target of $158.20, indicating a potential upside of 8.30%. Canadian Solar has a consensus price target of $51.5556, indicating a potential upside of 19.15%. Given Canadian Solar's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Canadian Solar is more favorable than Silicon Laboratories.

Summary

Canadian Solar beats Silicon Laboratories on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Amkor Technology (NASDAQ:AMKR) and Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and dividends.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Amkor Technology and Canadian Solar's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Amkor Technology$4.05 billion1.49$120.89 million$0.5644.23
Canadian Solar$3.20 billion0.80$171.59 million$2.1919.76

Canadian Solar has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Amkor Technology. Canadian Solar is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Amkor Technology, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Amkor Technology and Canadian Solar's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Amkor Technology6.39%14.81%6.29%
Canadian Solar6.19%10.28%2.91%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

37.6% of Amkor Technology shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 41.0% of Canadian Solar shares are owned by institutional investors. 59.3% of Amkor Technology shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Amkor Technology has a beta of 1.63, meaning that its share price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Canadian Solar has a beta of 1.55, meaning that its share price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Amkor Technology and Canadian Solar, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Amkor Technology11202.25
Canadian Solar02602.75

Amkor Technology currently has a consensus price target of $15.25, indicating a potential downside of 38.43%. Canadian Solar has a consensus price target of $51.5556, indicating a potential upside of 19.15%. Given Canadian Solar's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Canadian Solar is more favorable than Amkor Technology.

Summary

Amkor Technology beats Canadian Solar on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

CMC Materials (NASDAQ:CCMP) and Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and dividends.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares CMC Materials and Canadian Solar's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
CMC Materials$1.12 billion4.85$142.83 million$7.4724.87
Canadian Solar$3.20 billion0.80$171.59 million$2.1919.76

Canadian Solar has higher revenue and earnings than CMC Materials. Canadian Solar is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than CMC Materials, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares CMC Materials and Canadian Solar's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
CMC Materials12.79%21.30%9.14%
Canadian Solar6.19%10.28%2.91%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

87.2% of CMC Materials shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 41.0% of Canadian Solar shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.4% of CMC Materials shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

CMC Materials has a beta of 1.17, meaning that its share price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Canadian Solar has a beta of 1.55, meaning that its share price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for CMC Materials and Canadian Solar, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
CMC Materials24302.11
Canadian Solar02602.75

CMC Materials currently has a consensus price target of $155.25, indicating a potential downside of 16.42%. Canadian Solar has a consensus price target of $51.5556, indicating a potential upside of 19.15%. Given Canadian Solar's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Canadian Solar is more favorable than CMC Materials.

Summary

CMC Materials beats Canadian Solar on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Canadian Solar Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Inphi logo
IPHI
Inphi
1.6$180.83-0.0%$9.70 billion$365.64 million-140.18
First Solar logo
FSLR
First Solar
1.3$78.75-1.1%$8.46 billion$3.06 billion37.68
Lattice Semiconductor logo
LSCC
Lattice Semiconductor
1.4$50.22-0.1%$6.84 billion$404.09 million152.18
Silicon Laboratories logo
SLAB
Silicon Laboratories
1.7$146.07-0.7%$6.50 billion$837.55 million486.90News Coverage
Amkor Technology logo
AMKR
Amkor Technology
1.9$24.77-1.1%$6.10 billion$4.05 billion19.35
CMC Materials logo
CCMP
CMC Materials
1.6$185.75-3.9%$5.63 billion$1.12 billion38.46
Allegro MicroSystems logo
ALGM
Allegro MicroSystems
2.2$26.25-4.4%$5.19 billionN/A0.00
SunPower logo
SPWR
SunPower
1.2$28.20-5.4%$5.07 billion$1.86 billion76.22
Cirrus Logic logo
CRUS
Cirrus Logic
1.8$84.83-0.1%$4.93 billion$1.28 billion32.75
Power Integrations logo
POWI
Power Integrations
1.8$80.81-0.3%$4.89 billion$420.67 million24.01
Daqo New Energy logo
DQ
Daqo New Energy
1.2$67.22-3.1%$4.81 billion$349.99 million64.76Gap Up
Synaptics logo
SYNA
Synaptics
1.5$132.25-2.6%$4.74 billion$1.33 billion41.46
Semtech logo
SMTC
Semtech
1.8$70.32-0.3%$4.60 billion$547.51 million99.04
MACOM Technology Solutions logo
MTSI
MACOM Technology Solutions
1.8$59.21-0.1%$4.04 billion$530.04 million-68.85
FormFactor logo
FORM
FormFactor
1.7$50.05-1.6%$3.95 billion$589.46 million50.56
Viavi Solutions logo
VIAV
Viavi Solutions
1.5$16.36-0.0%$3.74 billion$1.14 billion102.26
Ambarella logo
AMBA
Ambarella
1.5$101.40-1.8%$3.74 billion$228.73 million-57.61
Diodes logo
DIOD
Diodes
1.6$78.79-1.2%$3.53 billion$1.25 billion35.98
Kulicke and Soffa Industries logo
KLIC
Kulicke and Soffa Industries
2.0$53.79-0.8%$3.37 billion$623.18 million64.81
Tower Semiconductor logo
TSEM
Tower Semiconductor
1.8$30.29-0.7%$3.21 billion$1.23 billion45.21
CAN
Canaan
0.5$13.14-42.1%$2.93 billion$204.35 million20.86
MaxLinear logo
MXL
MaxLinear
1.6$35.48-0.3%$2.65 billion$317.18 million-31.68
Himax Technologies logo
HIMX
Himax Technologies
1.1$12.73-20.7%$2.65 billion$671.84 million141.46News Coverage
Silicon Motion Technology logo
SIMO
Silicon Motion Technology
2.1$67.27-3.1%$2.44 billion$457.25 million22.65Analyst Report
Xperi logo
XPER
Xperi
1.6$21.94-1.8%$2.35 billion$280.07 million-37.83
Rambus logo
RMBS
Rambus
1.0$20.35-0.3%$2.27 billion$224.03 million-56.53
Ultra Clean logo
UCTT
Ultra Clean
1.5$55.16-0.2%$2.24 billion$1.07 billion51.07Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
OSI Systems logo
OSIS
OSI Systems
1.6$96.90-0.3%$1.75 billion$1.17 billion28.09
SiTime logo
SITM
SiTime
1.6$96.31-3.6%$1.71 billion$84.07 million-139.58
JinkoSolar logo
JKS
JinkoSolar
1.1$36.36-6.3%$1.70 billion$4.27 billion26.74Earnings Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
Gap Up
Ichor logo
ICHR
Ichor
1.7$58.97-1.3%$1.66 billion$620.84 million47.18
SMART Global logo
SGH
SMART Global
1.3$55.15-1.4%$1.38 billion$1.12 billion30.47Earnings Announcement
Analyst Revision
CEVA logo
CEVA
CEVA
1.7$56.11-2.9%$1.32 billion$87.15 million5,611.00
nLIGHT logo
LASR
nLIGHT
1.6$32.03-3.0%$1.29 billion$176.62 million-44.49News Coverage
ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES logo
IMOS
ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES
0.9$33.02-5.3%$1.26 billion$680 million16.19High Trading Volume
Gap Up
MagnaChip Semiconductor logo
MX
MagnaChip Semiconductor
2.1$25.29-2.1%$1.19 billion$792.20 million3.95
Kopin logo
KOPN
Kopin
0.7$9.21-15.9%$974.01 million$29.52 million-61.40
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor logo
AOSL
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor
1.4$32.46-3.6%$866.68 million$464.91 million541.00
Photronics logo
PLAB
Photronics
1.6$12.82-1.7%$826.54 million$609.69 million24.19News Coverage
Maxeon Solar Technologies logo
MAXN
Maxeon Solar Technologies
1.2$21.65-8.3%$800.03 millionN/A0.00Earnings Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
Gap Up
ReneSola logo
SOL
ReneSola
1.5$10.05-3.0%$720.17 million$119.12 million-45.68
EBON
Ebang International
1.0$4.77-6.3%$635.44 million$109.06 million0.00
NeoPhotonics logo
NPTN
NeoPhotonics
1.4$11.76-2.0%$609.38 million$356.80 million69.18
Atomera logo
ATOM
Atomera
0.4$23.75-0.1%$547.29 million$530,000.00-29.69News Coverage
AXT logo
AXTI
AXT
1.7$11.18-11.0%$522.30 million$83.26 million-372.54News Coverage
DSP Group logo
DSPG
DSP Group
1.7$14.51-0.3%$350.31 million$117.61 million-60.46
NVE logo
NVEC
NVE
1.2$70.70-0.6%$343.68 million$25.41 million29.21
VIAO
VIA optronics
0.7$13.70-2.2%$284.75 million$153.70 million0.00News Coverage
Beam Global logo
BEEM
Beam Global
1.2$37.54-5.8%$251.07 million$5.11 million-47.52
Resonant logo
RESN
Resonant
1.4$3.88-1.0%$233.27 million$740,000.00-5.79
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