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First Solar Inc.

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Volume

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Today's close

$ 72.19

$ 71.89

Change

-0.30 -0.42%

Day low

Day high

$67.71

$72.87

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52 week low

52 week high

$37.93

$112.50

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Company Description

First Solar, Inc. engages in designing, manufacturing, marketing, and distribution of photovoltaic solar power systems and solar modules. It operates through the Modules and Systems segments. The Modules segment involves in the design, manufacture, and sale of cadmium telluride solar modules, which ...

First Solar, Inc. engages in designing, manufacturing, marketing, and distribution of photovoltaic solar power systems and solar modules. It operates through the Modules and Systems segments. The Modules segment involves in the design, manufacture, and sale of cadmium telluride solar modules, which convert sunlight into electricity. The Systems segment offers development, construction, operation, and maintenance of photovoltaic solar power systems. The company was founded by Michael J. Ahearn in 1999 and is headquartered in Tempe, AZ.

Valuation

P/E Current

19.33

P/E Ratio (with extraordinary items)

14.92

P/E Ratio (without extraordinary items)

26.49

Price to Sales Ratio

3.89

Price to Book Ratio

1.90

Price to Cash Flow Ratio

284.30

Enterprise Value to EBITDA

15.21

Enterprise Value to Sales

3.43

Total Debt to Enterprise Value

0.05

Efficiency

Revenue/Employee

531,634.00

Income Per Employee

78,109.00

Receivables Turnover

5.39

Total Asset Turnover

0.37

Liquidity

Current Ratio

3.56

Quick Ratio

2.89

Cash Ratio

2.06

Profitability

Gross Margin

25.12

Operating Margin

13.44

Pretax Margin

10.81

Net Margin

14.69

Return on Assets

5.45

Return on Equity

7.50

Return on Total Capital

6.23

Return on Invested Capital

6.86

Capital Structure

Total Debt to Total Equity

8.74

Total Debt to Total Capital

8.03

Total Debt to Total Assets

6.78

Long-Term Debt to Equity

7.73

Long-Term Debt to Total Capital

7.11

Officers and Executives

Name Age Officer Since Title
Mr. Michael J. Ahearn 63 1999 Chairman
Mr. Mark R. Widmar 53 2011 Chief Financial & Accounting Officer
Mr. Alexander R. Bradley 37 2012 Vice President-Treasury & Project Finance
Mr. Markus Gloeckler 46 2020 Chief Technology Officer
Mr. Raffi Garabedian - 2021 Co-Chief Technology Officer

Insider Actions

– Purchase – Sale 1 – Number of Transactions
Date Name Shares Transaction Value
05/03/2021 Mark R. Widmar
Chief Executive Officer; Director
64,514   Disposition at $76.19 per share. 4,915,321
05/03/2021 Jason E. Dymbort
General Counsel
7,558   Disposition at $77.62 per share. 586,651
04/15/2021 R. Craig Kennedy
Director
550   Disposition at $79.59 per share. 43,774
04/14/2021 Georges J. Antoun
Chief Commercial Officer
200   Disposition at $80.86 per share. 16,172
04/14/2021 Georges J. Antoun
Chief Commercial Officer
1,400   Disposition at $79.73 per share. 111,622
04/14/2021 Georges J. Antoun
Chief Commercial Officer
1,407   Disposition at $78.69 per share. 110,716
03/31/2021 Michael J. Ahearn
Director
673   Award at $0 per share. 0
03/31/2021 Paul H. Stebbins
Director
459   Award at $0 per share. 0
03/31/2021 William J. Post
Director
459   Award at $0 per share. 0
03/31/2021 Michael T. P. Sweeney
Director
459   Award at $0 per share. 0
03/31/2021 Richard D. Chapman
Director
459   Award at $0 per share. 0
03/31/2021 R. Craig Kennedy
Director
459   Award at $0 per share. 0
03/31/2021 Sharon L. Allen
Director
459   Award at $0 per share. 0
03/31/2021 George A. Hambro
Director
459   Award at $0 per share. 0
03/31/2021 Molly E. Joseph
Director
459   Award at $0 per share. 0
03/31/2021 Kathryn A. Hollister
Director
459   Award at $0 per share. 0
03/24/2021 Markus Gloeckler
Chief Technology Officer
1,456   Disposition at $81.64 per share. 118,867
03/17/2021 Georges J. Antoun
Chief Commercial Officer
200   Disposition at $81.17 per share. 16,234
03/17/2021 Georges J. Antoun
Chief Commercial Officer
1,395   Disposition at $80.39 per share. 112,144
03/17/2021 Georges J. Antoun
Chief Commercial Officer
1,411   Disposition at $79.38 per share. 112,005
03/15/2021 R. Craig Kennedy
Director
550   Disposition at $82.23 per share. 45,226
03/10/2021 Philip Tymen de Jong
Chief Operating Officer
7,131   Disposition at $78.2 per share. 557,644
03/09/2021 Patrick James Buehler
Chief Quality and Rel. Officer
860   Disposition at $75 per share. 64,500
03/09/2021 Mike Koralewski
Chief Mfg. Operations Officer
1,948   Disposition at $75 per share. 146,100
03/08/2021 Georges J. Antoun
Chief Commercial Officer
11,490   Disposition at $72.01 per share. 827,394
03/08/2021 Alexander R. Bradley
Chief Financial Officer
3,173   Disposition at $73.57 per share. 233,437
03/08/2021 Raffi Garabedian
Chief Technology Officer
7,348   Disposition at $73.57 per share. 540,592
03/08/2021 Patrick James Buehler
Chief Quality and Rel. Officer
798   Disposition at $73.57 per share. 58,708
03/08/2021 Mike Koralewski
Chief Mfg. Operations Officer
1,822   Disposition at $73.57 per share. 134,044
03/08/2021 Byron Jeffers
VP - Global Controller and CAO
1,500   Disposition at $73.57 per share. 110,355
03/08/2021 Kuntal Kumar Verma
Chief Mfg. Engineering Officer
2,795   Disposition at $73.57 per share. 205,628
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MarketWatch News on FSLR

  1. First Solar profit doubles in Q1

    4:42 p.m. April 29, 2021

    - MarketWatch.com

  2. Stocks Tumble as Biden Proposes Higher Taxes

    8:28 a.m. April 23, 2021

    - Barron's Online

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  6. Stocks Slump as Virus Cases Rise

    4:32 p.m. April 19, 2021

    - Barron's Online

  7. First Solar Could Rise as Government Help Is On the Way

    4:07 p.m. April 19, 2021

    - Barron's Online

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    9:04 a.m. April 19, 2021

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    7:04 p.m. March 15, 2021

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    10:30 p.m. March 12, 2021

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  12. Oracle Expands Buyback Plan, Lifts Dividend 33% on Strong Earnings

    7:40 p.m. March 10, 2021

    - Barron's Online

  13. Why Renewable Energy's Slide May Be a Buying Opportunity

    4:30 p.m. March 8, 2021

    - Barron's Online

  14. First Solar stock price target cut to $85 from $110 at UBS

    10:15 a.m. March 1, 2021

    - Tomi Kilgore

  15. First Solar stock price target cut to $100 from $112 at J.P. Morgan

    9:01 a.m. Feb. 26, 2021

    - Tomi Kilgore

  16. China’s Highflying Solar Stocks Face Political Risk

    10:56 p.m. Feb. 4, 2021

    - Barron's Online

  17. AMC Jumps, Silver Soars as Market Looks Ready to Rally

    9:55 a.m. Feb. 1, 2021

    - Barron's Online

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    7:32 a.m. May 3, 2021

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  6. First Solar, Inc. 2021 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Presentation

    6:28 p.m. April 30, 2021

    - Seeking Alpha

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    1:54 p.m. April 30, 2021

    - InvestorPlace.com

  8. Why First Solar Stock Plunged Today

    1:33 p.m. April 30, 2021

    - Motley Fool

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At a Glance

First Solar, Inc.

350 West Washington Street

Suite 600

Tempe, Arizona 85281

Phone

1 6026626899

Industry

Industrial Electronics

Sector

Industrial Goods

Fiscal Year-end

12/2021

Revenue

$2.71B

Net Income

$398.36M

Employees

5,100

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Press Releases on FSLR

  1. Solar Equipment Market Dynamics, Segments and Supply Demand by 2029

    8:48 a.m. Today

    - AmericaNewsHour

  2. Using the Action in First Solar Inc #FSLR to our Advantage

    6:18 a.m. May 5, 2021

    - Stock Traders Daily

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