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# RNN 1st Gen Model First Solar, Inc. Semiconductors & related devices

Prediction models:
72.97% successful of 74 deals
$ 70.65 Last close price
at 23-mar-2018


Model's trade recommendations -2.86% Return for period

-6.17% Annual return

$7.72B Market Cap

β 2.08  


Model (following trade recommendations)


Underlying stock

S&P 500

Return for period -2.86%
52wk return 1.56%
52wk Range
Sortino ratio -0.22
Sharpe ratio -0.19
Norm. RMSE 0.82%
Downside risk 19.06%
Volatility 21.96%
  • BUY Analysts consensus recommendation

First Solar, Inc. designs and manufactures solar modules with an advanced thin film semiconductor technology that is one of the lowest costs in the world. First Solar objective is to reduce the cost of solar electricity to levels that compete on a non-subsidized basis with the price of retail electricity in key markets throughout the world. From raw material sourcing through end-of-life module recycling, First Solar's renewable energy systems protect and enhance the environment. By enabling clean renewable electricity at affordable prices, First Solar provides an economic alternative to peak conventional electricity and the related fossil fuel dependence, greenhouse gas emissions and peak time grid constraints.

Industry sector: Oils/Energy

Sector classification: Semiconductors & related devices

Deep Learning based analysis and prediction model for First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) stock is a 1st Generation Non-linear Autoregresive with exogenous variable(s) (NARX) model based on the Recurrent Neural Network architecture.

Model is in the production pipeline since Sept. 30, 2015.

Market data for FSLR model training are being downloaded from the Quandl premium datasets on a daily basis.

Model is being retrained on a daily basis.

Float 104M
P/E 28.52
Shares Outstanding 104M
% Held by Insiders 0.58%
% Held by Institutions 53.35%
EPS (last reported FY) $2.59
EPS (last reported Q) $-0.25
EPS, estimated (last reported Q) $-0.32
Total revenues $3 B
Net income $-0 B