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First Solar Is Getting Scorched

First Solar shares are down 11% after a Q4 earnings and revenues miss, along with a warning of lower Q1 profits. Q4 earnings came in $US0.89 per share, which was lower than the $US1.03 expected by analysts. Revenues were at $US768 million vs. $US969.4 million. The company now sees first […]
First Solar Is Getting Scorched
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First Solar Shares Are Going Totally Nuts

First Solar shares are up 18.75% after the largest solar panel manufacturer in the U.S. crushed earnings forecast. The company reported adjusted earnings per share of $US2.28, compared with $US0.99 expected. Unadjusted earnings came in at $US1.94/share. Net sales were $1.3 billion in the quarter, up 74% from Q2 and […]
First Solar Shares Are Going Totally Nuts
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First Solar Shares Are Surging

First Solar shares are up 7.6% this morning for no obvious reason. Bloomberg’s Julie Hyman noted the stock has the 13th largest short interest as a percentage of float in the S&P 500. In other words, there are a lot of people betting against the company. On Thursday, the company […]
First Solar Shares Are Surging
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The 25 Stocks That Everyone Is Shorting Like Crazy

[credit provider=”Louise Palanker / Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/louisepalanker/4933404791/”] The S&P 500 ended 2012 up a solid 13 per cent, which was brutal for the bears shorting the market.Maybe the shorts will have better luck this year.
The 25 Stocks That Everyone Is Shorting Like Crazy
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JPMorgan Calls First Solar The #1 Stock To Avoid Next Year

[credit provider=”First Solar” url=”http://www.firstsolar.com/Press-centre/Photo-Library”] JP Morgan’s US equity strategy team led by Tom Lee just published their 2013 forecast for the stock market.Each time they publish their outlook, they also offer their list of stocks to avoid.
JPMorgan Calls First Solar The #1 Stock To Avoid Next Year
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The Pressure Is On For First Solar

While the slipping price of polysilicon hasn’t dinged First Solar (FSLR) yet, this could be the week when that all changes, Barron’s reports.
The Pressure Is On For First Solar