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

China Sunergy - Can Turkey Help Spark A Turnaround

China Sunergy (NASDAQ:CSUN) is a Chinese solar company which used to exclusively produce crystalline solar cells like JA Solar (NASDAQ:JASO). The company was forced like JASO, to start making and selling solar panels as the solar industry went through a brutal downturn. As supply overtook demand, CSUN could not find buyers for its solar cells. CSUN customers who used to be primarily pure play European solar panel makers went bankrupt. This made CSUN expand into solar panels and it started selling directly to the solar installers and developers. This has helped the company to survive though it still remains heavily in the red. China Sunergy is the smallest US listed Chinese solar stock, with a market...

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