First Solar, Inc. operates within the Semiconductors and related devices sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares First Solar with three other
companies in this sector in the United States:
Canadian Solar Inc
sales of $2.85 billion
Siliconware Precision Industries Company Limited
of which 100%
was Semiconductor Packaging and Testing Serv), and
Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
First Solar were $2.95 billion.
decrease of 17.5%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $3.58 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, First Solar had sales
of $2.77 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 33.0% decline
in Systems, from $2.19 billion to $1.47 billion.
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Components (up 6.8% to $1.48 billion)