First Solar EPS misses by $0.13, revenue misses, guidance lowered

|By:, SA News Editor

First Solar (FSLR): Q2 EPS of $0.39 misses by $0.13.

Revenue of $519.8M (-46% Y/Y) misses by $201.3M.

Expects 2013 revenue of $3.6B-$3.8B, worse than prior guidance of $3.6B-$4B and consensus of $3.83B.

Expects 2013 EPS of $3.50-$4.00, below consensus of $4.14.

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