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First Solar Inc (FSLR.OQ)

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First Solar Announces Full-Year 2018 Financial Guidance
Tuesday, 5 Dec 2017 

Dec 5 (Reuters) - First Solar Inc ::FIRST SOLAR ANNOUNCES FULL-YEAR 2018 FINANCIAL GUIDANCE.SEES FY 2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.25 TO $1.75.SEES FY 2018 SALES $2.3 BILLION TO $2.5 BILLION.FIRST SOLAR INC <<>> FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.25, REVENUE VIEW $2.38 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.SAYS 2018 EPS RANGE ALSO INCLUDES PROJECTED RESTRUCTURING RELATED CHARGES OF APPROXIMATELY $10 MILLION.SEES 2018 ‍CAPITAL EXPENDITURES OF $650 MILLION TO $750 MILLION.SEES ‍2018 SHIPMENTS BETWEEN 2.7 GW TO 2.8 GW​.  Full Article

First Solar posts Q3 adj. earnings per share $1.95
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - First Solar Inc :First Solar Inc announces third quarter 2017 financial results.Q3 GAAP earnings per share $1.95.Q3 sales $1.1 billion.Q3 adjusted non-GAAP earnings per share $1.95.Q3 revenue view $866.8 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q3 earnings per share view $0.84 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.First Solar Inc - ‍raises EPS guidance for 2017​.First Solar Inc sees 2017 non-GAAP earnings per share ‍$2.40 to $2.60​.First Solar Inc sees ‍2017 GAAP earnings per share $2.05 to $2.30​.First Solar Inc sees ‍2017 gaap shipments 2.6gw to 2.7gw​.First Solar Inc sees FY 2017 ‍net sales $3.0bln to $3.1bln​.First Solar Inc sees FY 2017 ‍capital expenditures $400 million to $500 m​ln.FY2017 earnings per share view $2.21, revenue view $3.10 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

FIRST SOLAR SELECTED FOR 63MW KIDSTON SOLAR PROJECT IN AUSTRALIA
Monday, 13 Feb 2017 

First Solar Inc :WILL SUPPLY 63 MEGAWATTS DCOF ADVANCED THIN-FILM PHOTOVOLTAIC (PV) MODULES TO KIDSTON PHASE ONE SOLAR PROJECT IN QUEENSLAND.  Full Article

First Solar says Alexander R. Bradley has been appointed CFO of co
Friday, 14 Oct 2016 

First Solar Inc :Says Alexander R. Bradley has been appointed chief financial officer of first solar, effective Oct 24.  Full Article

First Solar 160MW of module contracts in Turkey
Thursday, 11 Aug 2016 

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 

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 

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 

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 

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

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Trump says solar tariff decision coming soon, stakes huge for industry

LOS ANGELES/WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would announce a decision soon on whether to slap tariffs on imported solar panels, and quipped that when countries dump subsidized panels in the United States, “Everybody goes out of business.”