Trina Solar Limited Company Profile (NYSE:TSL)

About Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL)

Trina Solar Limited logoTrina Solar Limited is an integrated solar power products manufacturer and solar system developer based in China with a global distribution network. The Company has integrated the manufacturing of ingots, wafers and solar cells for use in its photovoltaic (PV) module production. Its PV modules provide electric power for residential, commercial, industrial and other applications. It also develops, designs, constructs, operates and sells solar power projects that primarily use the solar modules it manufactures. It operates through two segments: manufacturing segment and the solar power projects segment. The manufacturing segment designs, develops, manufactures and sells PV modules, and integrates the manufacturing of ingots, wafers and solar cells for use in its PV module production. The solar power projects segment designs, constructs, operates and sells solar power projects in China, the United Kingdom, the United States and other European and Asian countries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Semiconductor - Specialized
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:TSL
  • CUSIP: N/A
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Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $10.39
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $10.16
  • 52 Week Range: $6.91 - $11.54
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.77
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 3.90%
  • Return on Equity: 10.81%
  • Return on Assets: 2.52%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.64%
  • Current Ratio: 1.01%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.86%
  • Average Volume: 1.96 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.06

Frequently Asked Questions for Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL)

What is Trina Solar Limited's stock symbol?

Trina Solar Limited trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "TSL."

How were Trina Solar Limited's earnings last quarter?

Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 23rd. The company reported $0.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.11. The business earned $961.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $866.56 million. Trina Solar Limited had a net margin of 3.90% and a return on equity of 10.81%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 33.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.42 earnings per share. View Trina Solar Limited's Earnings History.

Where is Trina Solar Limited's stock going? Where will Trina Solar Limited's stock price be in 2017?

6 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Trina Solar Limited's shares. Their forecasts range from $7.50 to $15.00. On average, they expect Trina Solar Limited's stock price to reach $10.78 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Trina Solar Limited.

What are analysts saying about Trina Solar Limited stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Trina Solar Limited stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "TRINA SOLAR LTD is currently one of the few private manufactures who has developed a vertically integrated business model from the production of monocrystalline ingots, wafers and cells to the assembly of high quality modules.They are led by an international management team from over 6 different countries with deep solar private industry experience.They has reached long term partnerships with leading technology suppliers in Switzerland, Italy and Germany, which provide the latest technology for Their production facilities in China. These partnerships are another quality guarantee for Their end customers and enable Them to work jointly towards a brighter future. " (3/8/2017)
  • 2. Deutsche Bank AG analysts commented, "executing well in a robust demand environment in the US and China. However, with outlook for H2 China market worsening, we expect increased pricing pressure to continue to impact 2H margins." The company's shipments outlook is extremely zealous. Trina Solar is assuming sequential growth in 2H, which requires China's demand remains flat and demand in non-Chinese markets to increase from 20 percent to 45 percent. In Shah's eyes, however, this seems too "aggressive." Related Link: Gordon Johnson On Trina Solar: "Time To Press The Shorts"China takes up "roughly 35 percent of [the] overall mix" (5/26/2016)

Who are some of Trina Solar Limited's key competitors?

Who owns Trina Solar Limited stock?

Trina Solar Limited's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include PRUDENCE ASSET MANAGEMENT LTD (5.06%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Trina Solar Limited.

How do I buy Trina Solar Limited stock?

Shares of Trina Solar Limited 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 Trina Solar Limited stock cost?

One share of Trina Solar Limited stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.54.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.83)
Consensus Price Target: $10.78 (6.56% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/2/2017Axiom SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellN/AView Rating Details
8/25/2016Roth CapitalReiterated RatingNeutral$10.00N/AView Rating Details
8/24/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHold$11.60N/AView Rating Details
8/3/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$11.10 -> $11.60N/AView Rating Details
7/15/2016Cowen and CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$11.00 -> $7.50N/AView Rating Details
5/26/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$11.00 -> $9.00N/AView Rating Details
1/15/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
11/24/2015Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$18.00 -> $15.00N/AView Rating Details
8/18/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL)
Earnings by Quarter for Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/23/2016Q316$0.13$0.29$834.54 million$741.06 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/23/2016Q216$0.31$0.42$866.56 million$961.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/26/2016Q116$0.22$0.29$786.08 million$816.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/3/2016Q415$0.28$0.43$824.24 million$961.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/23/2015Q315$0.28$0.21$762.60 million$792.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/18/2015Q215$0.25$0.42$651.71 million$722.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/21/2015Q115$0.09$0.16$509.78 million$558.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/4/2015Q414$0.13$0.13$642.88 million$705.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/24/2014Q314$0.15$0.34$645.70 million$616.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/26/2014Q214$0.14$0.14$582.41 million$519.43 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/21/2014Q114$0.03$0.37$452.55 million$444.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/4/2014Q413($0.02)$0.13$543.47 million$525.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2013Q3($0.14)$0.14$472.92 million$548.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/20/2013Q2 2013($0.57)($0.47)$374.89 million$440.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/29/2013Q1 2013($0.72)($0.90)$295.86 million$260.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2013Q4 2012($0.82)($1.23)$269.04 million$302.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/20/2012-0.81($0.81)$298.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/21/2012($0.83)($1.30)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/23/2012($0.30)($0.42)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012($0.42)($0.93)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/21/2011($0.25)($0.45)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/23/2011$0.33$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/17/2011$1.04$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011$1.09$1.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.91
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.04$0.04$0.04
Q2 20171$0.31$0.31$0.31
Q3 20171$0.34$0.34$0.34
Q4 20171$0.22$0.22$0.22
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL)
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Insider Trades

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Headline Trends for Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL)
Latest Headlines for Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL)
DateHeadline logoTrina Solar Limited (TSL) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - May 12 at 8:02 AM logoZacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Trina Solar, Yingli Green Energy Holding and JinkoSolar Holding - May 4 at 10:15 AM logoTrina Solar Limited (TSL) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows - May 3 at 11:22 AM logoAlternative Energy Stock Outlook - May 2017 - Nasdaq - May 2 at 8:44 AM logoVery Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect Trina Solar Limited (TSL) Stock Price - April 27 at 9:02 AM logoSomewhat Critical Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect Trina Solar Limited (TSL) Share Price - April 23 at 9:54 AM logoTrina Solar Limited (TSL) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - April 17 at 9:09 AM logoTrina Solar Limited (TSL) Earning Somewhat Critical News Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 16 at 10:41 AM logoSolarHostSA program nearly halfway toward 5-megawatt goal - April 10 at 7:49 PM logoTrina Solar Limited (TSL) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - March 21 at 12:52 PM logoTrina Solar (TSL) Completes Going-Private Transaction - March 13 at 7:56 PM logoTrina Solar Reaches Analyst Target Price - Nasdaq - March 11 at 8:13 AM logoTrina Solar Announces Resignation of Mr. Zhiguo Zhu as Director, COO and President of MBU - March 9 at 8:35 PM logoTrina Solar (TSL) Catches Eye: Stock Moves 5.8% Higher - March 9 at 8:35 PM logoBetter Buy: TerraForm Global, Inc. vs. Trina Solar - March 7 at 8:14 PM logoETFs with exposure to Trina Solar Ltd. : January 24, 2017 - January 26 at 6:29 AM logo22 Stocks Moving In Tuesday's Pre-Market Session - January 3 at 8:45 AM logoSolar Panels Now So Cheap Manufacturers Probably Selling at Loss - December 31 at 2:31 AM logoHow To Play The Trina Solar Merger - Seeking Alpha - December 19 at 8:01 AM logoTrina Solar Announces Shareholders Vote to Approve Going-Private Transaction - December 17 at 5:02 AM logo5:25 am Trina Solar shareholders approve 'going-private' transaction - December 17 at 5:02 AM logoTrina Solar (TSL) Shareholders Approve Going-Private Deal - - December 16 at 6:06 AM logoIs the Options Market Predicting a Spike in Trina Solar (TSL) Stock? - December 12 at 8:35 AM logoLeading Independent Proxy Advisory Firms ISS and Egan Jones Recommend Trina Solar Shareholders Vote "FOR" the Proposed Going-Private Transaction - December 7 at 8:03 AM logo7:07 am Trina Solar announces ISS and Egan Jones recommend shareholders vote for the previously announced going-private transaction - December 7 at 8:03 AM logoThaler: Not surprising market would respond this way - December 5 at 3:37 PM logoTrina Solar Ltd. :TSL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 28, 2016 - November 29 at 3:53 PM logoTrina Solar Ltd. :TSL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 28, 2016 - November 29 at 3:53 PM logoHow Did Trina Solar’s Costs Affect Its Gross Margin in 3Q16? - November 29 at 3:53 PM logoHow Did Trina Solar’s Costs Affect Its Gross Margin in 3Q16? - November 29 at 3:53 PM logoTrina Solar Slips as Vote on $1.1 Billion Buyout Offer Nears - November 29 at 3:53 PM logoTrina Solar Slips as Vote on $1.1 Billion Buyout Offer Nears - November 29 at 3:53 PM logoWhy Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW), H & R Block Inc (HRB) and Trina Solar Limited (ADR) (TSL) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks - November 28 at 6:22 PM



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