The Company designs and manufactures solar modules using a proprietary thin film semiconductor technology.


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Key Data Points

Primary metrics and data points about First Solar.
Current Price: $52.06
Prev Close: $49.18
Open: $49.23
Bid: $51.65
Ask: $52.26
Day's Range: $49.11 - $52.24
52wk Range: $36.51 - $81.72
Volume: 2,525,175
Avg Vol 1,435,137
Market Cap: $5B
P/E (ttm): -15.09
EPS (ttm): -$3.26
Div & Yield: $0.00 (0.0%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about First Solar.
CAPS Rating 4 out of 5
 
3246 Outperform
704 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
432 Outperform
163 Underperform

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You pick for First Solar is winning

Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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CEO Rating

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Mark Widmar, CEO

86% Approve

Based on 71 Ratings

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for First Solar.

The Company designs and manufactures solar modules using a proprietary thin film semiconductor technology.

  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: Electronics