NEW YORK, April 30 First Solar Inc (FSLR.O)
raised its full-year 2008 revenue forecast to between $975
million and $1.05 billion from its previous estimate of $900
million to $950 million, Chief Financial Officer Jens Meyerhoff
told a conference call on Wednesday.
The company, which makes thin-film solar products, raised
its expected production forecast to between 420 and 460
megawatts of solar modules from its forecast issued in February
of 400 to 430 megawatts.
Meyerhoff told the conference call the company expects its
second-quarter revenues to rise "modestly" from the first
(Reporting by Matt Daily)