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DOW   31,097.26
QQQ   282.13
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QQQ   282.13

First Solar Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.02 (+0.03%)
(As of 07/1/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.08 million shs
Average Volume
1.59 million shs
Market Capitalization
$7.26 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

First Solar Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Analyst Rating
2.14 Rating Score
27.6% Upside
$86.97 Price Target
Short Interest
4.45% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.30mentions of First Solar in the last 14 days
Based on 4 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.62 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $0.33 to $2.07 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.43 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

55th out of 391 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

35th out of 124 stocks

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About First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR)

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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Semiconductors & related devices
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
High Stock Price Forecast
Low Stock Price Forecast
Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
21 Analysts


Net Income
$468.69 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.92 billion
Cash Flow
$6.66 per share
Book Value
$56.05 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$7.26 billion

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First Solar Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell First Solar stock right now?

21 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Solar in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 12 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" First Solar stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in FSLR, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is First Solar's stock price forecast for 2022?

21 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for First Solar's shares. Their FSLR stock forecasts range from $54.00 to $140.00. On average, they predict First Solar's stock price to reach $86.97 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 27.6% from the stock's current price.
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How has First Solar's stock price performed in 2022?

First Solar's stock was trading at $87.16 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, FSLR shares have decreased by 21.8% and is now trading at $68.15.
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When is First Solar's next earnings date?

First Solar is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 4th 2022.
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How were First Solar's earnings last quarter?

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 28th. The solar cell manufacturer reported ($0.41) EPS for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.41). The solar cell manufacturer earned $367 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $588.73 million. First Solar had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 3.68% and a net margin of 8.68%. The business's revenue was down 54.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.96 earnings per share.
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What guidance has First Solar issued on next quarter's earnings?

First Solar issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of 0-$0.60 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $0.15. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.40 billion-$2.60 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.54 billion.

Who are First Solar's key executives?

First Solar's management team includes the following people:

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

118 employees have rated First Solar CEO Mark Widmar on Glassdoor.com. Mark Widmar has an approval rating of 96% among First Solar's employees. This puts Mark Widmar in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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."

How do I buy shares of First Solar?

Shares of FSLR 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 $68.15.

How much money does First Solar make?

First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR) has a market capitalization of $7.26 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 $2.009990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does First Solar have?

First Solar 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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When was First Solar founded?

First Solar was founded in 1999.

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 First Solar 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 7/3/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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