Canadian Solar Inc. - common shares (CSIQ): Price and Financial Metrics

Canadian Solar Inc. - common shares (CSIQ): $40.25

-0.46 (-1.13%)

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  • CSIQ scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 96.67% of US stocks.
  • CSIQ's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving up over the last 31 weeks.
  • CSIQ's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 6.6% of US stocks).

CSIQ Stock Summary

  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for Canadian Solar Inc is higher than it is for about 84.45% of US stocks.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.69, Canadian Solar Inc has a higher such ratio than only 13.72% of stocks in our set.
  • Canadian Solar Inc's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is -23.99%, greater than the shareholder yield of just 11.58% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Canadian Solar Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be NXST, TWNK, RM, GFF, and VRTS.
  • CSIQ's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Canadian Solar Inc's official web site, go to

CSIQ Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Technology stock, CSIQ's price/earnings ratio is 60.91% lower, now standing at 15.4.
  • CSIQ's price/sales ratio has moved down 10.8 over the prior 179 months.
  • CSIQ's price/sales ratio has moved down 10.8 over the prior 179 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CSIQ.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CSIQ 2017-03-17 0.2 0.9 4.5 7.5
CSIQ 2014-03-07 1.3 5.6 -8.4 -17.4
CSIQ 2010-10-13 1.1 1.5 31.8 24.9
CSIQ 2010-02-16 1.3 2.7 -93.9 76.5
CSIQ 2008-08-11 2.4 5.8 -3499.5 420.3
CSIQ 2007-05-30 3.7 2.3 -27.0 -31.7

CSIQ Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CSIQ, see our CSIQ price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $50.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.57 (Moderate Buy)

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CSIQ Price/Volume Stats

Current price $40.25 52-week high $67.39
Prev. close $40.71 52-week low $21.65
Day low $39.65 Volume 1,056,200
Day high $41.48 Avg. volume 1,917,766
50-day MA $40.06 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $44.30 Market Cap 2.41B

Canadian Solar Inc. - common shares (CSIQ) Company Bio

Canadian Solar designs, develops, manufactures, and sells solar wafers, cells, and solar power products worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Module and Energy. The company was founded in 2001 and is based in West Guelph, Canada.

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Latest CSIQ News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Canadian Solar Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate CSIQ as an investment opportunity.

Were Hedge Funds Right About Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ)?

A whopping number of 13F filings filed with U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has been processed by Insider Monkey so that individual investors can look at the overall hedge fund sentiment towards the stocks included in their watchlists. These freshly-submitted public filings disclose money managers’ equity positions as of the end of the three-month period […]

Yahoo | July 30, 2021

Duke Energy reaches 10,000-megawatt renewable energy milestone

With the 144-megawatt (MW) Pflugerville Solar facility coming online today, Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) reached a significant milestone – it now owns, operates, or purchases more than 10,000 MW of solar and wind energy throughout the United States from both its regulated and nonregulated businesses.

Yahoo | July 29, 2021

Canadian Solar Publishes Its 2020 Sustainability Report

Canadian Solar Inc. ("Canadian Solar" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: CSIQ) today announced the release of its 2020 Sustainability Report, which presents the Company's commitments, progress and achievements towards contributing to a better and more sustainable future from an environmental, social and governance (ESG) perspective.

Yahoo | July 29, 2021

Proposed carbon tariffs ‘not a bad thing’: WWF International President

WWF International President Pavan Sukhdev joins 'Influencers with Andy Serwer' to discuss a proposed carbon tax and President Biden's policies on climate change.

Yahoo | July 29, 2021

Canadian Solar Raises US$100 Million from BTG Pactual and Itaú BBA to Support Execution of Brazil Project Portfolio

Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ) announced today that it has closed a BRL 500 million (approximately US$100 million) financing facility with Brazilian banks BTG Pactual and Itaú BBA.

Yahoo | July 27, 2021

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CSIQ Price Returns

1-mo -6.57%
3-mo -2.61%
6-mo -30.33%
1-year 81.80%
3-year 187.71%
5-year 179.90%
YTD -21.45%
2020 131.86%
2019 54.11%
2018 -14.95%
2017 38.42%
2016 -57.94%

Continue Researching CSIQ

Here are a few links from around the web to help you further your research on Canadian Solar Inc's stock as an investment opportunity:

Canadian Solar Inc (CSIQ) Stock Price | Nasdaq
Canadian Solar Inc (CSIQ) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
Canadian Solar Inc (CSIQ) Stock Price and Basic Information | MarketWatch

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