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NASDAQ:FSLR

First Solar - FSLR Stock Forecast, Price & News

$132.31
+4.10 (+3.20%)
(As of 09/27/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$129.80
$135.81
50-Day Range
$72.59
$137.53
52-Week Range
$59.60
$140.64
Volume
2.81 million shs
Average Volume
2.01 million shs
Market Capitalization
$14.10 billion
P/E Ratio
75.18
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$122.26

First Solar MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
7.6% Downside
$122.26 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
4.97% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-0.14
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.32mentions of First Solar in the last 14 days
Based on 12 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$4.13 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
Growing
From ($0.06) to $1.80 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.16 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

115th out of 257 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

46th out of 97 stocks

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About First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR) Stock

First Solar, Inc. provides photovoltaic (PV) solar energy solutions in the United State, Japan, France, Canada, India, Australia, and internationally. The company designs, manufactures, and sells cadmium telluride solar modules that converts sunlight into electricity. It serves developers and operators of systems, utilities, independent power producers, commercial and industrial companies, and other system owners. The company was formerly known as First Solar Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to First Solar, Inc. in 2006. First Solar, Inc. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona.

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FSLR Company Calendar

Last Earnings
7/28/2022
Today
9/28/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/03/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Semiconductors & related devices
Sub-Industry
Semiconductors
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:FSLR
CUSIP
33643310
Employees
4,800
Year Founded
1999

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$122.26
High Stock Price Forecast
$175.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$65.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-7.6%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.50
Research Coverage
20 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$468.69 million
Pretax Margin
11.70%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.92 billion
Cash Flow
$6.98 per share
Book Value
$56.05 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
106,019,000
Market Cap
$14.10 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.37

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Mark R. WidmarMr. Mark R. Widmar (Age 56)
    CEO & Director
    Comp: $1.84M
  • Mr. Alexander R. BradleyMr. Alexander R. Bradley (Age 41)
    Chief Financial Officer
    Comp: $879.36k
  • Mr. Jason E. DymbortMr. Jason E. Dymbort (Age 44)
    Gen. Counsel & Sec.
    Comp: $693.65k
  • Ms. Caroline Stockdale (Age 59)
    Chief People & Communications Officer
    Comp: $750.38k
  • Mr. Georges J. AntounMr. Georges J. Antoun (Age 59)
    Chief Commercial Officer
    Comp: $1.07M
  • Mr. Byron Michael JeffersMr. Byron Michael Jeffers (Age 39)
    Global Controller & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Markus GloecklerMr. Markus Gloeckler (Age 49)
    Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. Mitchell Ennis
    Mang. of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Michael KoralewskiMr. Michael Koralewski (Age 50)
    Chief Manufacturing Operations Officer
  • Mr. Jigish Trivedi
    Sr. VP of Technology













FSLR Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell First Solar stock right now?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Solar in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" FSLR shares.
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What is First Solar's stock price forecast for 2022?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for First Solar's stock. Their FSLR share price forecasts range from $65.00 to $175.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $122.26 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.6%.
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How have FSLR shares performed in 2022?

First Solar's stock was trading at $87.16 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, FSLR stock has increased by 51.8% and is now trading at $132.31.
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When is First Solar's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 3rd 2022.
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.

How were First Solar's earnings last quarter?

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 28th. The solar cell manufacturer reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.30 by $0.22. The solar cell manufacturer earned $621 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $606.45 million. First Solar had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 3.21% and a net margin of 7.63%. The company's revenue was down 1.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.77 EPS.

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

First Solar updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 4th. The company provided EPS guidance of -$0.25-$0.25 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of -$0.04. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.55 billion-$2.80 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.46 billion.

What is Mark Widmar's approval rating as First Solar's CEO?

182 employees have rated First Solar Chief Executive Officer Mark Widmar on Glassdoor.com. Mark Widmar has an approval rating of 96% among the company's employees. This puts Mark Widmar in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies. 75.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at First Solar to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of First Solar own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other First Solar investors own include Puma Biotechnology (PBYI), BioMarin Pharmaceutical (BMRN), (MDVN) (MDVN), Incyte (INCY), Micron Technology (MU), Tesla (TSLA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), Alibaba Group (BABA) and United Airlines (UAL).

What is First Solar's stock symbol?

First Solar trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FSLR."

Who are First Solar's major shareholders?

First Solar's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (3.01%), Citadel Advisors LLC (0.00%), FMR LLC (1.66%), Walleye Trading LLC (0.00%), Group One Trading L.P. (0.00%) and Allianz Asset Management GmbH (1.12%). Insiders that own company stock include Alexander R Bradley, Byron Michael Jeffers, George A Hambro, Georges Antoun, Jason E Dymbort, Kuntal Kumar Verma, Lukas T Walton, Mark R Widmar, Markus Gloeckler, Michael Koralewski, Michael T Sweeney, Patrick James Buehler, Philip Dejong, R Craig Kennedy and Raffi Garabedian.
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How do I buy shares of First Solar?

Shares of FSLR stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is First Solar's stock price today?

One share of FSLR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $132.31.

How much money does First Solar make?

First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR) has a market capitalization of $14.10 billion and generates $2.92 billion in revenue each year. The solar cell manufacturer earns $468.69 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.76 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does First Solar have?

The company employs 4,800 workers across the globe.

Does First Solar have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of First Solar: Enki Technology Inc, FS India Solar Ventures Private Limited, First Solar Development LLC, First Solar Electric (California) Inc., First Solar Electric LLC, First Solar Energía Limitada, First Solar FE Holdings Pte. Ltd., First Solar GmbH, First Solar Holdings GmbH, First Solar Japan GK, First Solar Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., First Solar Manufacturing GmbH, First Solar Power India Private Limited, First Solar Vietnam Holdings Pte. Ltd., First Solar Vietnam Manufacturing Co Ltd, NextLight Renewable Power, Parque Solar Fotovoltaico Luz del Norte SpA, RayTracker, Solar Chile S.A., TetraSun Inc., and Turner Renewable Energy LLC.
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How can I contact First Solar?

First Solar's mailing address is 350 WEST WASHINGTON STREET SUITE 600, TEMPE AZ, 85281. The official website for the company is www.firstsolar.com. The solar cell manufacturer can be reached via phone at (602) 662-6899, via email at investor@firstsolar.com, or via fax at 602-414-9400.

This page (NASDAQ:FSLR) was last updated on 9/28/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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