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June 3, 2014
05:28 EDTFSLRFirst Solar to acquire skytron-energy, terms not disclosed
First Solar announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire skytron-energy, a subsidiary of AEG Power Solutions, which provides utility-scale photovoltaic, or PV, power plant management systems, Operations and Maintenance services, data monitoring technology, and equipment to solar power plants throughout Europe. Currently, skytron has installed monitoring and control systems in more than 600 plants across Europe with a total peak capacity of 5 gigawatts, more than doubling First Solarís global portfolio of monitored assets. The acquisition is subject to consent by the German merger control authorities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
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July 30, 2015
14:15 EDTFSLRSharp to halt production of thin solar cells, Nikkei says
Sharp (SHCAY) plans to stop producing thin solar cells due to heightened price competition from Asian rivals, reports Nikkei. The publication notes that the company will use its Sakai thin solar cell plant to instead produce solar panels for residential use. Publicly traded companies in the space include Canadian Solar (CSIQ), First Solar (FSLR), JA Solar (JASO), SunPower (SPWR), Trina Solar (TSL) and Yingli Green Energy (YGE). Reference Link
July 29, 2015
07:22 EDTFSLRFirst Solar pullback since June a buying opportunity, says JPMorgan
JPMorgan analyst Paul Coster views the 20% pullback in shares of First Solar since mid June as a buying opportunity. Coster keeps an Overweight rating on the stock ahead of the company's Q2 results. He looks for Firs Solar's FY15 guidance, which was suspended since the company announced its intentions to form a YieldCo, to be reinstated. The analyst has a $68 price target on shares.
July 27, 2015
17:07 EDTFSLRSunPower acquires 1.5 gigawatt U.S. solar power plant pipeline
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July 24, 2015
11:01 EDTFSLRSolarCity rises after analyst says second half outlook strong
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