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First Solar Inc (FSLR.OQ)

FSLR.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Genex Power appoints First Solar as PV module supplier
Wednesday, 14 Sep 2016 06:27pm EDT 

Genex Power Ltd : Genex power ltd - appointment of First Solar as pv module supplier . UGL has selected First Solar Inc as supplier of photovoltaic modules for co's 50mw kidston phase one solar project in northern Queensland .  Full Article

First Solar 160MW of module contracts in Turkey
Thursday, 11 Aug 2016 08:30am EDT 

First Solar Inc : First Solar wins 160mw of module contracts in Turkey .Orders were placed by Basariarge Enerji A.S. and Zorlu Enerji.  Full Article

First Solar sees FY non-gaap earnings per share $4.20 to $4.50
Wednesday, 3 Aug 2016 04:02pm EDT 

First Solar Inc : First solar, inc. Announces second quarter 2016 financial results . Q2 gaap earnings per share $0.13 . Q2 earnings per share view $0.54 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q2 non-gaap earnings per share $0.87 . Q2 sales $934 million versus i/b/e/s view $862.7 million . Company updated its 2016 earnings per share guidance . First solar inc sees fy2016 gross margin percent 18.5% to 19% . Sees Fy Non-Gaap earnings per share $4.20 to $4.50 . First solar inc sees fy 2016 capital expenditures between $275mln to $325mln .First solar inc sees fy gaap earnings per share $3.65 to $3.90.  Full Article

D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments acquires Rancho Seco solar project from First Solar
Wednesday, 3 Aug 2016 09:08am EDT 

First Solar Inc : Co, D. E. Shaw renewable investments announced acquisition by Desri affiliate of 11 MW Acrancho Seco solar project .Terms of deal were not disclosed.  Full Article

First Solar, Inc announces leadership transition
Wednesday, 27 Apr 2016 04:07pm EDT 

First Solar, Inc:Says current CFO Mark R. Widmar has been appointed CEO, effective July 1, 2016.Says As part of a transition plan, Widmar will succeed James A. Hughes, who plans to step down as Chief Executive Officer effective June 30, 2016.  Full Article

First Solar Inc Maintains FY 2016 EPS guidance; lowers FY 2016 Net Sales guidance
Tuesday, 23 Feb 2016 04:05pm EST 

First Solar Inc:Sees FY 2016 Net Sales $3.8 Bln to $4.0 Bln (Prior $3.9 Bln to $4.1 Bln).Sees FY 2016 Operating Income $380 Mln to $400 Mln (Unchanged).Maintained FY 2016 earnings per share guidance of $4.00 to $4.50.  Full Article

First Solar Inc, California Utility sign agreements for 500MW
Tuesday, 19 Jan 2016 08:00am EST 

First Solar Inc:Says the company and Southern California Edison (SCE) have announced the signing of Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) for the off-take of electricity generated by four solar projects totaling 500 megawatts (MW)ACof capacity.  Full Article

First Solar Inc gives FY 2016 guidance
Wednesday, 9 Dec 2015 04:05pm EST 

First Solar Inc:Sees FY 2016 Net sales of $3.9 bln to $4.1 bln.Sees FY 2016 Operating Income $260 Mln to $330 Mln.Sees FY 2016 Earnings per fully diluted share of $4.00 to $4.50.  Full Article

First Solar Inc gives FY 2015 guidance above analysts' estimates
Tuesday, 4 Aug 2015 04:04pm EDT 

First Solar Inc:Expects FY 2015 Net Sales of $3.5 bln to $3.6 bln.Expects FY 2015 Operating Income of $330 mln to $370 mln.Expects FY 2015 Earnings per Share of $3.30 to $3.60.FY 2015 revenue of $3.4 bln , net income $246 mln and EPS of $2.36 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

First Solar Inc gives Q2 2015 EPS guidance above analysts' estimates; gives Q2 2015 revenue guidance
Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 04:52pm EDT 

First Solar Inc:Expects Q2 2015 net Sales of $750 to $850 million.Expects Q2 2015 earnings of $0.45 to $0.55 per fully diluted share, including a non-recurring tax benefit of about $0.40.Q2 2015 revenue of $780 million and EPS of $0.40 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

BRIEF-First solar announces board transition

* Board and James A. Hughes have mutually agreed that mr. Hughes will no longer serve in an advisory capacity to company