Sneha Shah
Long/short equity, research analyst, tech, solar

Jinko Solar: Low Cost Solar Producer That Could Triple

Jinko Solar (NYSE:JKS) is one of the largest Chinese solar panel suppliers in the world with a gross margin that is much higher than its peers. The company was formed after its more established Chinese peers like Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ), Yingli Green Energy (NYSE:YGE) and Suntech (NYSE:STP). Jinko Solar was able to take advantage of the low solar equipment prices to quickly build 1200 MW of solar wafer, cell and panel capacity. The company was one of the lowest cost players in the market before the current industry crisis and it has managed to keep up that lead even today. Though Jinko Solar is suffering from overall net losses because of the...

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