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Last $46.04 USD
Change Today -0.94 / -2.00%
Volume 2.4M
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first solar inc (FSLR) Snapshot

Open
$47.32
Previous Close
$46.98
Day High
$47.75
Day Low
$45.65
52 Week High
09/12/14 - $73.78
52 Week Low
01/20/15 - $39.18
Market Cap
4.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.4M
EPS TTM
$1.96
Shares Outstanding
100.8M
EX-Date
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P/E TM
23.4x
Dividend
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Dividend Yield
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Current Stock Chart for FIRST SOLAR INC (FSLR)

first solar inc (FSLR) Details

First Solar, Inc. provides solar energy solutions worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Components and Systems. The Components segment designs, manufactures, and sells solar modules that convert sunlight into electricity. This segment manufactures cadmium telluride and crystalline silicon modules for project developers and system integrators, as well as owners and operators of photovoltaic (PV) solar power systems. The Systems segment provides turn-key PV solar power systems or solar solutions, such as project development; engineering, procurement, and construction; operating and maintenance; and project finance services to investor owned utilities, independent power developers and producers, commercial and industrial companies, and PV solar power system owners. First Solar, Inc. has strategic alliance with Caterpillar Inc. to develop an integrated photovoltaic solar solution for microgrid applications. 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.

6,060 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/25/15
Founded in 1999

first solar inc (FSLR) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $750.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Chief Accounting ...
Total Annual Compensation: $550.0K
Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $550.0K
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Total Annual Compensation: $583.7K
Chief Commercial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $400.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

first solar inc (FSLR) Key Developments

First Solar Starts Operation of Solar Plant in Telangana

First Solar announced that it has started commercial operation of its 20 MW solar plant in Telangana. The 20 MW PV project is part of a larger 200 MW projects portfolio which is wholly-owned by the company and is in various stages of construction in India. The project is contracted under a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) to sell power to the Southern Power Distribution Corporation of Telangana at a tariff of INR 6.49/kwhr.

First Solar Modules to Power 200MW Solar Photovoltaic Project in Dubai

First Solar, Inc. signed an agreement to supply its high performance photovoltaic (PV) modules to power the 200 megawatt (MW)AC second phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. Significantly, the utility scale solar plant will be the large facility of its kind in the Middle East when completed in early 2017. The plant will produce enough energy to power 30,000 average homes in the UAE and will displace over 469,650 metric tons of carbon dioxide per year. The project will be powered by over 2.36 million First Solar modules, compared to the 152,880 that were installed in the 13MWAC first phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park. The plant will be built over an area of almost 4.5 million square meters, sufficient to cover as many as 100 soccer pitches. First Solar modules already power the 13MWAC first phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park and will be installed at the 52.5MWAC Shams Ma’an solar PV plant, currently under construction in Jordan and scheduled for completion in the second half of 2016.

First Solar Along with Confidence Capital Inks Partnership Agreement to Provide Solar Rooftops to Sena Development PCL

Sena Development PCL has inked a partnership agreement with First Solar along with Confidence Capital to set up a solar rooftop business in it's country. First Solar will supply module to the company for a period of one year. Sena eyes to increase it's solar rooftops capacity to 5 MW by 12 months.

 

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