SolarCity Corp Company Profile (NASDAQ:SCTY)

About SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY)

SolarCity Corp logoSolarCity Corporation is a United States-based solar provider. The Company is primarily engaged in the design, manufacture, installation and sale or lease of solar energy systems to residential and commercial customers, or sale of electricity generated by solar energy systems to customers. It operates through solar energy products and services segment. It integrates the sales, engineering, manufacturing, installation, monitoring, maintenance and financing of its distributed solar energy systems. It offers its customers the option to either purchase and own solar energy systems or to purchase the energy that its solar energy systems produce through various contractual arrangements. It installs solar energy system at its customer's premises and charge the customer a monthly fee for the power that its system produces. Its products, services and technologies include solar energy systems, customer agreements, grid control/energy storage systems, Zep Solar mounting systems and software.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Semiconductor - Specialized
  • Sub-Industry: Electrical Components & Equipment
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SCTY
  • CUSIP: 83416T10
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $19.91
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $21.59
  • 52 Week Range: $16.20 - $58.87
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -2.56
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: -3.63%
  • Return on Equity: -62.02%
  • Return on Assets: -11.72%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.72%
  • Current Ratio: 0.58%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.40%
  • Average Volume: 3.64 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.98

Frequently Asked Questions for SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY)

What is SolarCity Corp's stock symbol?

SolarCity Corp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SCTY."

How were SolarCity Corp's earnings last quarter?

SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 9th. The company reported ($2.27) EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($2.29) by $0.02. The company had revenue of $200.55 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $167.54 million. SolarCity Corp had a negative return on equity of 62.02% and a negative net margin of 3.63%. SolarCity Corp's revenue for the quarter was up 76.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned ($0.20) EPS. View SolarCity Corp's Earnings History.

Where is SolarCity Corp's stock going? Where will SolarCity Corp's stock price be in 2017?

17 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for SolarCity Corp's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate SolarCity Corp's stock price to reach $28.30 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for SolarCity Corp.

Who are some of SolarCity Corp's key competitors?

How do I buy SolarCity Corp stock?

Shares of SolarCity Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of SolarCity Corp stock cost?

One share of SolarCity Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.34.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 14 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.94)
Consensus Price Target: $28.30 (39.12% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/16/2016Axiom SecuritiesDowngradeHold -> Sell$16.00N/AView Rating Details
11/10/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweightN/AView Rating Details
10/26/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingNeutral$25.00N/AView Rating Details
9/26/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutral$25.00N/AView Rating Details
9/13/2016Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
9/12/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetHold$25.00 -> $21.00N/AView Rating Details
8/25/2016Cowen and CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$50.00N/AView Rating Details
8/11/2016Roth CapitalSet Price TargetHold$25.00N/AView Rating Details
8/3/2016Avondale PartnersDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
8/2/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeStrong-Buy -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
8/1/2016GuggenheimDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
7/1/2016Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$38.00 -> $27.00N/AView Rating Details
6/23/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$34.00 -> $24.00N/AView Rating Details
6/22/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$32.00 -> $25.00N/AView Rating Details
6/22/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
6/22/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> Hold$16.31 -> $24.16N/AView Rating Details
6/21/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$27.00 -> $26.00N/AView Rating Details
5/10/2016Bank of America CorpDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$34.00 -> $24.00N/AView Rating Details
2/10/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperform$62.00N/AView Rating Details
2/10/2016Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuy$48.00 -> $40.00N/AView Rating Details
7/30/2015Northland SecuritiesReiterated RatingOutperform$68.00 -> $69.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY)
Earnings by Quarter for SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY)
Earnings History by Quarter for SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/9/2016Q3 2016($2.29)($2.27)$167.54 million$200.55 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2016Q216($2.44)($2.32)$141.57 million$185.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q1($2.34)($2.56)$108.44 million$122.57 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2016Q415($2.59)($2.37)$106.43 million$115.48 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315($1.95)($2.10)$111.43 million$113.86 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215($1.57)($1.61)$90.18 million$102.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115($1.60)($1.52)$57.70 million$67.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q414($1.27)($0.04)$71.80 million$71.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314($1.11)$0.19$60.20 million$58.34 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214($0.99)($0.52)$63.24 million$61.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114($0.74)($0.26)$53.39 million$63.54 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/18/2014Q413($0.55)($0.46)$45.27 million$37.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313($0.47)($0.43)$41.40 million$48.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013($0.38)($0.43)$27.44 million$46.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2013Q1 2013($0.31)($0.31)$29.08 million$29.98 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2013Q4 2012($0.44)($1.10)$36.67 million$25.27 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($10.54)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171($2.79)($2.79)($2.79)
Q2 20171($2.60)($2.60)($2.60)
Q3 20171($2.56)($2.56)($2.56)
Q4 20171($2.59)($2.59)($2.59)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 36.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 40.00%
Insider Trades by Quarter for SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY)
Insider Trades by Quarter for SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/16/2016Seth R WeissmanEVPSell2,883$19.72$56,852.76View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Seth R WeissmanEVPSell4,420$23.89$105,593.80View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Tanguy SerraCFOSell2,724$23.72$64,613.28View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Hayden BarnardCROSell3,428$20.35$69,759.80View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Seth R WeissmanEVPSell940$20.35$19,129.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Tanguy SerraCFOSell2,617$20.51$53,674.67View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Hayden BarnardCROSell3,570$18.67$66,651.90View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Seth R. WeissmanEVPSell971$18.67$18,128.57View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Tanguy SerraCFOSell2,898$18.67$54,105.66View SEC Filing  
2/12/2016Elon MuskDirectorBuy569,680$17.56$10,003,580.80View SEC Filing  
12/17/2015Nancy E PfundDirectorSell50,000$55.58$2,779,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Elon MuskDirectorBuy198,615$26.45$5,253,366.75View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Hayden BarnardCROSell4,915$26.59$130,689.85View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Tanguy SerraCOOSell3,443$26.57$91,480.51View SEC Filing  
11/13/2015Elon MuskDirectorBuy307,152$25.35$7,786,303.20View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Elon MuskDirectorBuy123,510$40.49$5,000,919.90View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Brad W BussCFOSell10,645$48.13$512,343.85View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Hayden BarnardCROSell7,206$47.76$344,158.56View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Seth R WeissmanEVPSell1,938$47.49$92,035.62View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Tanguy SerraCOOSell5,399$47.85$258,342.15View SEC Filing  
7/20/2015Nancy E PfundDirectorSell12,500$55.01$687,625.00View SEC Filing  
6/15/2015Brad W BussCFOBuy6,000$54.87$329,220.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2015Seth R WeissmanEVPSell7,000$61.65$431,550.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2015Seth R WeissmanEVPSell7,000$60.07$420,490.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Seth R WeissmanEVPSell26,462$51.56$1,364,380.72View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Antonio J GraciasDirectorSell100,000$53.34$5,334,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Seth R WeissmanEVPSell26,463$51.75$1,369,460.25View SEC Filing  
1/9/2015Seth R WeissmanEVPSell26,463$49.86$1,319,445.18View SEC Filing  
12/24/2014Lyndon R RiveCEOSell100,000$56.61$5,661,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2014Peter J RiveCTOSell125,000$50.43$6,303,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Brad W BussCFOBuy6,000$55.32$331,920.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Seth R WeissmanEVPSell7,000$51.46$360,220.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2014Lyndon R RiveCEOSell100,000$53.41$5,341,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/6/2014Lyndon R RiveCEOSell100,000$57.92$5,792,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014John M StantonEVPSell1,500$59.07$88,605.00View SEC Filing  
9/29/2014Seth R WeissmanEVPSell7,000$61.16$428,120.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Peter J RiveInsiderSell125,000$69.63$8,703,750.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014John M StantonEVPSell1,500$69.38$104,070.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Lyndon R RiveCEOSell100,000$67.70$6,770,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014John H N FisherDirectorSell30,000$71.24$2,137,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Seth R WeissmanEVPSell7,000$71.79$502,530.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Lyndon R RiveCEOSell100,000$72.45$7,245,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Peter J RiveCTOSell125,000$75.43$9,428,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014John M StantonEVPSell1,500$70.59$105,885.00View SEC Filing  
7/30/2014Peter J RiveCTOSell135,000$74.00$9,990,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/8/2014Seth R WeissmanEVPSell7,000$65.15$456,050.00View SEC Filing  
7/3/2014Lyndon R RiveCEOSell43,275$71.58$3,097,624.50View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014John M StantonEVPSell1,500$70.72$106,080.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2014Lyndon R RiveCEOSell76,725$70.76$5,429,061.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2014Seth R WeissmanEVPSell7,000$70.80$495,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014John M StantonVPSell1,500$52.74$79,110.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014Seth WeissmanEVPSell7,000$48.85$341,950.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014Lyndon RiveCEOSell120,000$54.16$6,499,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014John StantonVPSell1,500$52.97$79,455.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Linda KealaEVPSell4,000$53.38$213,520.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Lyndon RiveCEOSell160,000$52.25$8,360,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/22/2014Seth WeissmanEVPSell7,000$59.97$419,790.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014John StantonVPSell10,000$63.61$636,100.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Linda KealaEVPSell4,786$62.95$301,278.70View SEC Filing  
3/28/2014Seth WeissmanEVPSell7,000$62.59$438,130.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2014John StantonVPSell10,000$73.59$735,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2014Linda KealaEVPSell20,000$73.62$1,472,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2014Seth WeissmanEVPSell7,000$70.09$490,630.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014John StantonVPSell10,000$74.72$747,200.00View SEC Filing  
1/10/2014Seth WeissmanEVPSell7,000$66.58$466,060.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014John StantonVPSell10,000$57.86$578,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/31/2013Linda KealaEVPSell3,230$57.39$185,369.70View SEC Filing  
12/19/2013Peter RiveCOOSell40,000$56.02$2,240,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Robert Douglas KellyCFOSell20,000$50.32$1,006,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2013Seth WeissmanEVPSell35,000$51.75$1,811,250.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013John StantonVPSell20,000$54.18$1,083,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013John StantonVPSell20,000$51.51$1,030,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013John StantonVPSell5,986$50.89$304,627.54View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013Elon MuskDirectorBuy214,869$46.54$10,000,003.26View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013Lyndon R RiveCEOBuy107,434$46.54$4,999,978.36View SEC Filing  
12/27/2012Elon MuskDirectorBuy88,970$11.12$989,346.40View SEC Filing  
12/18/2012Donald R Kendall JrDirectorBuy25,000$8.00$200,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY)
Latest Headlines for SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY)
DateHeadline logoThe many failures of Elon Musk, captured in one giant infographic - May 24 at 2:43 PM logoLyndon Rive quits Tesla less than a year after SolarCity acquisition - May 16 at 7:39 PM logoSolarCity CEO Lyndon Rive to leave Tesla: report - May 16 at 9:22 AM
News IconThe founder of the solar company Tesla bought for $2 billion is leaving to start a new venture - May 16 at 9:22 AM logoSolarCity founder leaving Tesla - May 15 at 10:38 PM logoTesla's Solar Roof Is Cheaper Than Expected - May 10 at 7:56 PM logoTesla Giving Up On SolarCity? - May 9 at 7:16 PM logoTesla’s SolarCity Sees 40% Drop in Solar Panel Installations - May 4 at 12:46 PM logoSolarCity performance points to rockier outlook for rooftop solar - May 4 at 9:18 AM logoTesla: Earnings Highlight The Downside Of SolarCity Acquisition - May 4 at 9:18 AM logoWhy the SEC Is Snooping Around Tesla's SolarCity and Sunrun - May 4 at 9:18 AM logoPositive Press Coverage Unlikely to Affect SolarCity Corp (SCTY) Stock Price - May 3 at 10:50 PM logoIs Tesla Giving up on Solar? SolarCity's Door-to-Door Sales Division Abruptly Shuttered - May 3 at 7:11 PM logoSEC probing Tesla's SolarCity divsion and Sunrun - May 3 at 11:47 AM
News Icon3 things to look for in Tesla's first-quarter earnings - May 2 at 9:36 AM
News IconTesla just delayed the roll-out of its solar roof — here's everything we know about the project so far - May 1 at 6:58 PM logoSolar Shifts Could Fry Tesla Earnings - May 1 at 6:57 PM logoSolarCity Corp (SCTY) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 30 at 5:45 PM logoIn The Wake Of Bad News, Tesla Investors Stick With Musk - April 26 at 9:14 PM logoTesla's Hidden $4 Billion Liability - April 26 at 9:28 AM logoTesla Admits SolarCity Is Undergoing A 'Financial Restructuring' - April 21 at 7:29 PM logoTesla Prepays Solar Bonds, But Not to Musk or Rives - April 21 at 8:14 AM logoPositive Media Coverage Very Likely to Affect SolarCity Corp (SCTY) Stock Price - April 20 at 8:09 PM logoWhy Investors Should Have Known Tesla's SolarCity Acquisition Was a Bad Business Decision - April 20 at 9:59 AM logoSolarCity's Bond Prepayments Are The First Rotten Fruits Of A Misbegotten Merger - April 17 at 6:44 PM logoSolarCity Corp (SCTY) Getting Very Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 15 at 9:04 AM logoNo, Elon Musk Doesn't Really Think Investors Should Sell Tesla and Buy Ford - April 13 at 7:34 PM logoElon Musk spars with investors who want independent Tesla board - April 13 at 9:54 AM logoTesla (TSLA) Stock Slumps as Investors Question Musk's Ties to Board - Yahoo Finance - April 12 at 11:26 PM logoTesla Seeks Independent Directors as Board Pressed on Musk Ties - April 12 at 6:23 PM
News IconElon Musk just fired back at the investors who want Tesla to shake up its board - April 12 at 6:23 PM logoLocal energy firm CEO shares his take on challenges and growth in solar industry - April 11 at 7:30 PM logoEnd Times: Ways Elon Musk Believes the World Could End - April 11 at 7:30 PM logoTesla, SolarCity, And The Silevo Acquisition - April 11 at 9:47 AM logoSolar Briefly Topped 50% of California Electricity in March, Driving Rates Below Zero - April 8 at 6:53 PM logoCan Tesla Rev Up Revenues Significantly Next Year? - April 7 at 8:07 PM logo3 Reasons Why I Prefer Ford Over Tesla - April 7 at 12:29 PM
News IconHere's everything Tesla plans to accomplish by the end of the year - April 3 at 8:39 AM logoTesla's Contractual Obligations Top $18 Billion - March 29 at 10:08 PM logoWill Tesla's Solar Roofs Find a Market? (TSLA) - March 27 at 6:56 PM logoTesla to take orders for solar roof tiles - March 27 at 6:56 PM
News IconTesla is about to confront dueling best- and worst-case scenarios, and anything could happen - March 26 at 7:13 PM logo4 Of The Most Valuable Modern Tech Patents - March 25 at 7:20 PM logoTesla to take orders for solar roof tiles starting April - Reuters - March 25 at 8:18 AM logoTesla Will Take Orders for Its Solar Roof in April - March 24 at 7:35 PM logoTesla to Start Taking Orders of Solar Roof Tiles in April - March 24 at 7:35 PM logoSunrun upgraded to Buy at UBS on accelerating prospects out of Q4 - March 22 at 7:38 PM logo9 Key Metrics From Tesla, Inc.'s Annual Report - March 22 at 7:38 PM
News IconTesla's business just got much more complicated - March 22 at 7:38 PM logoJust What Exactly Is SolarCity's Future Under Tesla? - March 22 at 8:28 AM



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