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: $68.37
Prev Close: $68.42
Open: $68.56
Bid: $68.18
Ask: $68.24
Day's Range: $67.48 - $68.80
52wk Range: $35.33 - $81.72
Volume: 483,437
Avg Vol 1,853,910
Market Cap: $7B
P/E (ttm): -76.02
EPS (ttm): ($0.90)
Div & Yield: $0.00 (0.0%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about First Solar.
CAPS Rating 4 out of 5
 
3259 Outperform
703 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
439 Outperform
154 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

The single most important factor in a company's success is the team that's leading the company.

Mark Widmar, CEO

73% Approve

Based on 59 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