Avian's upgrade of First Solar (FSLR +3.5%) seems to outweigh Auriga's downgrade, as the...

|By:, SA News Editor

Avian's upgrade of First Solar (FSLR +3.5%) seems to outweigh Auriga's downgrade, as the volatile shares are among today's top gainers. Avian sees FSLR addressing new markets where subsidy dependency is not the most important, while Auriga sees new strains on its balance sheet suggesting a longer path back to profitability than previously modeled.