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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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industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.42
JASO's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
79% of the 759 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.68 vs. JASO: 0.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
JASO' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 0.74 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.42
Equity-to-Asset 0.34
JASO's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
86% of the 757 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. JASO: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
JASO' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 0.4 Max: 0.96
Current: 0.34
0.3
0.96
Interest Coverage 3.16
JASO's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
89% of the 676 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 53.52 vs. JASO: 3.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
JASO' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 4.31 Max: 67.68
Current: 3.16
0.4
67.68
Piotroski F-Score: 4
Altman Z-Score: 1.24
WACC vs ROIC
4.78%
7.92%
WACC
ROIC
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 : 4/10

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industry
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history
Operating Margin % 5.71
JASO's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
52% of the 757 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 4.28 vs. JASO: 5.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
JASO' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.43  Med: 6.14 Max: 18.85
Current: 5.71
-21.43
18.85
Net Margin % 4.31
JASO's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
51% of the 756 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. JASO: 4.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
JASO' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -24.74  Med: 4.18 Max: 18.44
Current: 4.31
-24.74
18.44
ROE % 11.03
JASO's ROE % is ranked higher than
68% of the 738 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 3.89 vs. JASO: 11.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
JASO' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -29.36  Med: 7.97 Max: 68.93
Current: 11.03
-29.36
68.93
ROA % 3.70
JASO's ROA % is ranked higher than
58% of the 763 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.05 vs. JASO: 3.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
JASO' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.05  Med: 3.58 Max: 46.68
Current: 3.7
-12.05
46.68
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 14.72
JASO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
60% of the 762 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 7.93 vs. JASO: 14.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
JASO' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.38  Med: 13.98 Max: 68.26
Current: 14.72
-16.38
68.26
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 15.80
JASO's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
82% of the 711 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. JASO: 15.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
JASO' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 16.6 Max: 56.9
Current: 15.8
0
56.9
» JASO's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-06-15 Est.)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Operating Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

JASO Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Sarah Ketterer 1,664,800 sh (+0.73%)
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Q2 2016

JASO Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Sarah Ketterer 1,318,100 sh (-20.83%)
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Q3 2016

JASO Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Sarah Ketterer 196,760 sh (-85.07%)
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Q4 2016

JASO Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Jim Simons 188,271 sh (New)
Sarah Ketterer 172,200 sh (-12.48%)
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Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Solar    NAICS: 334413 
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Traded in other countries:YI2A.Germany, JASON.Mexico, JASO.Switzerland,
JA Solar Holdings Co ADR designs, manufactures and markets high-performance solar cells, which are made from specially processed silicon wafers.

JA Solar designs, manufactures, and markets solar cells and modules, which are made from solar wafers that employ crystalline silicon technology. During 2010, the company entered into both wafer and module production. JA Solar intends to get into the downstream business and construct 200 MW of its own solar plants in China.

Ratios

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industry
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history
PE Ratio 2.91
JASO's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
98% of the 609 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 24.11 vs. JASO: 2.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
JASO' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.56  Med: 7.47 Max: 212.69
Current: 2.91
2.56
212.69
Forward PE Ratio 25.64
JASO's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 19.65 vs. JASO: 25.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 2.91
JASO's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
99% of the 595 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 24.03 vs. JASO: 2.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
JASO' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.55  Med: 7.47 Max: 212.69
Current: 2.91
2.55
212.69
PB Ratio 0.28
JASO's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
99% of the 794 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. JASO: 0.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
JASO' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.57 Max: 6.65
Current: 0.28
0.14
6.65
PS Ratio 0.10
JASO's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
98% of the 795 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.69 vs. JASO: 0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
JASO' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.32 Max: 9.41
Current: 0.1
0.09
9.41
EV-to-EBIT 5.26
JASO's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
94% of the 542 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 18.88 vs. JASO: 5.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
JASO' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -41.6  Med: 5.8 Max: 1954.7
Current: 5.26
-41.6
1954.7
EV-to-EBITDA 5.26
JASO's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
84% of the 606 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 13.49 vs. JASO: 5.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
JASO' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -857.5  Med: 5.8 Max: 1954.7
Current: 5.26
-857.5
1954.7
Shiller PE Ratio 43.53
JASO's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
63% of the 100 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 46.73 vs. JASO: 43.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
JASO' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 36  Med: 57.77 Max: 245.75
Current: 43.53
36
245.75
Current Ratio 1.18
JASO's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
84% of the 754 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.39 vs. JASO: 1.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
JASO' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.04  Med: 1.85 Max: 24.5
Current: 1.18
1.04
24.5
Quick Ratio 0.87
JASO's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
81% of the 753 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.81 vs. JASO: 0.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
JASO' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 1.52 Max: 23.77
Current: 0.87
0.78
23.77
Days Inventory 69.59
JASO's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
60% of the 729 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 77.37 vs. JASO: 69.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
JASO' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.97  Med: 49.12 Max: 69.59
Current: 69.59
26.97
69.59
Days Sales Outstanding 61.58
JASO's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
59% of the 683 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 62.74 vs. JASO: 61.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
JASO' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.56  Med: 35.8 Max: 92.58
Current: 61.58
7.56
92.58
Days Payable 69.02
JASO's Days Payable is ranked higher than
71% of the 660 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 49.97 vs. JASO: 69.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
JASO' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.74  Med: 40.89 Max: 93.33
Current: 69.02
1.74
93.33

Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -6.00
JASO's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
67% of the 580 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: -2.20 vs. JASO: -6.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
JASO' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -49  Med: -7 Max: 11.2
Current: -6
-49
11.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 0.29
JASO's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
99% of the 748 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. JASO: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
JASO' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.19  Med: 0.62 Max: 5.22
Current: 0.29
0.19
5.22
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.39
JASO's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
99% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. JASO: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
JASO' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 0.59 Max: 1.47
Current: 0.39
0.26
1.47
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.34
JASO's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
96% of the 744 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. JASO: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
JASO' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 1.06 Max: 27.25
Current: 0.34
0.31
27.25
Price-to-Graham-Number 0.19
JASO's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked higher than
100% of the 493 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. JASO: 0.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
JASO' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.48 Max: 4.1
Current: 0.19
0.18
4.1
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 18.99
JASO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
96% of the 818 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.69 vs. JASO: 18.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
JASO' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 13.6 Max: 38.9
Current: 18.99
0.1
38.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,359
EPS (TTM) $ 1.97
Beta0.43
Short Percentage of Float1.09%
52-Week Range $4.42 - 9.10
Shares Outstanding (Mil)47.57

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 2,214 2,154
EPS ($) 0.22 0.66
EPS without NRI ($) 0.22 0.66
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
-15.00%
Dividends per Share ($)
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