First Solar, Inc. (FSLR)
Last closing price (Aug 03 4:00 EDT):
43.69 (-1.38%) ?
First Solar, Inc. provides solar energy solutions. It operates in two segments, Components and Systems. The Components segment engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of solar modules that convert sunlight into electricity. It primarily serves project developers, system integrators, and operators of renewable energy projects. The Systems segment provides turn-key photovoltaic solar power systems to investor owned utilities, independent power developers and producers, commercial and industrial companies, and other system owners. This segment provides project development; engineering, procurement, and construction; operating and maintenance; and project finance services. The company was formerly known as First Solar Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to First Solar, Inc. in 2006. First Solar, Inc. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona.
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|Paul Coster||JPMorgan||Buy||Jul 14, '15||45.81||Jul 14, '16||-4.63%|
|Ronnie Moas||Bernstein Research||Buy||Jul 14, '15||45.81||Jul 14, '16||-4.63%|
|Mahesh Sanganeria||RBC Capital Markets||Sell||May 26, '15||51.06||May 26, '16||14.43%|
|Vishal Shah||Deutsche Bank Securities||Buy||May 07, '15||56.32||68.00||May 07, '16||-22.43%|
|Vishal Shah||Deutsche Bank Securities||Buy||Feb 24, '15||54.70||68.00||Feb 24, '16||-20.13%|
|Ronnie Moas||Bernstein Research||Buy||Jan 06, '15||40.86||Jan 06, '16||6.93%|
|Ben Kallo||Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc.||Buy||Jan 05, '15||41.83||62.00||Jan 05, '16||48.22%|
|Gordon Johnson||Axiom||Sell||Nov 24, '14||50.66||Nov 24, '15||13.76%|
|Colin Rusch||NCP Northland Capital Partners||Sell||Nov 07, '14||50.29||Nov 07, '15||13.12%|
|Ben Kallo||Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc.||Buy||Nov 07, '14||50.29||Nov 07, '15||-13.12%|
|Brad Pehrson||Unaffiliated||Buy||Oct 22, '14||56.27||75.00||Oct 22, '15||-22.36%|
|Ben Kallo||Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc.||Buy||Aug 06, '14||65.60||Aug 06, '15||-33.40%|
|Krish Sankar||BofA Merrill Lynch||Sell||Aug 06, '14||65.60||Aug 06, '15||33.40%|
|Gordon Johnson||Axiom||Sell||Aug 04, '14||63.14||Aug 04, '15||30.80%|
|Paul Coster||JPMorgan||Buy||Jul 15, '14||62.95||76.00||Jul 15, '15||-27.23%|
|Jim Kelleher||Argus Research Company||Buy||Jul 09, '14||64.42||79.00||Jul 09, '15||-32.83%|
|Gordon Johnson||Axiom||Sell||May 07, '14||63.57||May 07, '15||12.44%|
|Ben Kallo||Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc.||Buy||May 03, '14||68.42||May 03, '15||-16.19%|
|Jim Kelleher||Argus Research Company||Buy||Apr 17, '14||67.32||81.00||Apr 17, '15||-6.58%|
|Shahriar Pourreza||Citi||Buy||Apr 04, '14||69.72||87.00||Apr 04, '15||-12.23%|