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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

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Cash to Debt 0.05
CSUN's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
68% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 3.82 vs. CSUN: 0.05 )
CSUN' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.05   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.05

Equity to Asset -0.08
CSUN's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
69% of the 1036 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. CSUN: -0.08 )
CSUN' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.08   Max: 0.58
Current: -0.08

-0.08
0.58
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: -0.41
M-Score: -2.76
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 2/10

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Operating margin (%) -10.33
CSUN's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1043 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. CSUN: -10.33 )
CSUN' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -36.12   Max: 12.76
Current: -10.33

-36.12
12.76
Net-margin (%) -13.39
CSUN's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1043 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. CSUN: -13.39 )
CSUN' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -45.63   Max: 10
Current: -13.39

-45.63
10
ROA (%) -5.50
CSUN's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1052 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.04 vs. CSUN: -5.50 )
CSUN' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -14.47   Max: 8.95
Current: -5.5

-14.47
8.95
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -5.81
CSUN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 1051 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 6.05 vs. CSUN: -5.81 )
CSUN' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -21.96   Max: 19.54
Current: -5.81

-21.96
19.54
Revenue Growth (%) -14.40
CSUN's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 762 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: -2.20 vs. CSUN: -14.40 )
CSUN' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 126.3
Current: -14.4

0
126.3
EBITDA Growth (%) -76.60
CSUN's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 555 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: -7.20 vs. CSUN: -76.60 )
CSUN' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 108.5
Current: -76.6

0
108.5
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Ratios

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P/S 0.20
CSUN's P/S is ranked higher than
98% of the 1093 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. CSUN: 0.20 )
CSUN' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 0.55
Current: 0.2

0.01
0.55
EV-to-EBIT -20.72
CSUN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
54% of the 1093 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 47.54 vs. CSUN: -20.72 )
CSUN' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 1.7   Max: 45.1
Current: -20.72

1.7
45.1
Current Ratio 0.95
CSUN's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 925 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.42 vs. CSUN: 0.95 )
CSUN' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.78   Max: 2.48
Current: 0.95

0.78
2.48
Quick Ratio 0.83
CSUN's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
58% of the 925 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.91 vs. CSUN: 0.83 )
CSUN' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.69   Max: 2.18
Current: 0.83

0.69
2.18

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 1.23
CSUN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
60% of the 1093 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. CSUN: 1.23 )
CSUN' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 3.7
Current: 1.23

0.09
3.7
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 3.50
CSUN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
54% of the 850 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. CSUN: 3.50 )
CSUN' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.2   Max: 58.6
Current: 3.5

2.2
58.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -269.13
CSUN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
58% of the 712 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 0.66 vs. CSUN: -269.13 )
CSUN' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -1116.7   Max: -283.8
Current: -269.13

-1116.7
-283.8

Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Solar
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Traded in other countries:GP3N.Germany
China Sunergy Co., Ltd. was established in 2004. The Company is engaged in the design, development, manufacturing, and marketing of solar cells and modules in China and internationally. It offers monocrystalline and multicrystalline silicon solar cells; and standard P-type solar cells and HP solar cells, as well as emitter cells for use in a range of residential, commercial, industrial, and other solar power generation systems. The company sells its products to system integrators, solar power project developers, and solar power product distributors. The Company markets solar cells and modules under CSUN and CEEG brand names mainly in Europe, the People's Republic of China, India, South Korea, Australia, and the Untied States.

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