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  • Revenues ($M)$3,579
  • Revenue Percent Change5.5%
  • Profits ($M)$546
  • Profits Percent Change38%
  • Assets ($M)$7,316
  • Employees6,350
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$6,968
  • Previous Rank692
  • Morning Consult Brand Index-
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Company Info

CEO
Mark R. Widmar
Sector
Energy
Industry
Energy
HQ Location
Tempe, AZ
Websitehttp://www.firstsolar.com
Years on Fortune 500 List-
Employees6,350

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$3,5795.5%
Profits ($M)$54638%
Assets ($M)$7,316-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$5,549-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$6,968-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues15.3%
Profits as % of Assets7.5%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity9.8%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)5.37
EPS % Change (from 2014)37.7%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-6.9%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)48%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)-12.7%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-