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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 : 4/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.03
NYSE:SOL's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
98% of the 857 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. NYSE:SOL: 0.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NYSE:SOL' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.28 Max: N/A
Current: 0.03
Equity to Asset 0.09
NYSE:SOL's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
96% of the 849 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. NYSE:SOL: 0.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NYSE:SOL' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.28 Max: 0.56
Current: 0.09
0.08
0.56
Interest Coverage 1.18
NYSE:SOL's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
94% of the 660 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 52.07 vs. NYSE:SOL: 1.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:SOL' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 10.11 Max: 67.18
Current: 1.18
0.17
67.18
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 0.26
M-Score: -1.28
WACC vs ROIC
6.48%
5.36%
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 : 7/10

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industry
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Operating margin (%) 4.00
NYSE:SOL's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 3.99 vs. NYSE:SOL: 4.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NYSE:SOL' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.47  Med: 0.85 Max: 26.35
Current: 4
-18.47
26.35
Net-margin (%) 2.26
NYSE:SOL's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 855 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.88 vs. NYSE:SOL: 2.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NYSE:SOL' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25.02  Med: -1.06 Max: 29.99
Current: 2.26
-25.02
29.99
ROE (%) 23.49
NYSE:SOL's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 835 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 4.63 vs. NYSE:SOL: 23.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NYSE:SOL' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -97.21  Med: -9.21 Max: 75.81
Current: 23.49
-97.21
75.81
ROA (%) 1.91
NYSE:SOL's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 863 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.16 vs. NYSE:SOL: 1.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NYSE:SOL' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.33  Med: -0.88 Max: 36.5
Current: 1.91
-12.33
36.5
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 8.40
NYSE:SOL's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 862 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 7.28 vs. NYSE:SOL: 8.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NYSE:SOL' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19.79  Med: 2.62 Max: 75.7
Current: 8.4
-19.79
75.7
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 10.60
NYSE:SOL's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 738 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. NYSE:SOL: 10.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:SOL' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 14.05 Max: 310
Current: 10.6
0
310
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -8.00
NYSE:SOL's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
67% of the 541 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. NYSE:SOL: -8.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:SOL' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -3.25 Max: 61.2
Current: -8
0
61.2
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-11-17)


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Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Solar
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Traded in other countries:VQKA.Germany, SOLN.Mexico, RESOL.Switzerland,
ReneSola Ltd is a manufacturer of solar wafers and producer of solar power products based in China, which are thin sheets of crystalline silicon material made by slicing monocrystalline or multicrystalline ingots.

ReneSola Ltd was incorporated as a limited liability company in the British Virgin Islands on March 17, 2006. The Company is a manufacturer of solar power products based in China. Capitalizing on proprietary technologies, economies of scale, low cost production capabilities, technical innovations and know-how and leveraging its in-house polysilicon, wafer and module manufacturing capabilities, it provides its customers with solar power products and processing services. It provides solar power products to a global network of suppliers and customers, which includes global manufacturers of solar cells and modules and distributors, installers and end users of solar modules. Its segments include wafer sales segment, which involves the manufacture and sales of monocrystalline and multicrystalline solar wafers; and module sales segment, which involves the manufacture and sales of solar cells and modules. Its competitors include integrated solar power product manufacturers, specialized solar wafer manufacturers, solar wafer manufacturing divisions of large conglomerates, specialized cell and module manufacturers, polysilicon suppliers with ingot and wafer producing capacities, integrated module manufacturers and end-market system integrators. Its trademarks include "ReneSola" and "Replus by ReneSola". The Company is subject to a variety of governmental regulations related to environmental protection.

Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 3.89
SOL's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
98% of the 564 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 20.65 vs. SOL: 3.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
SOL' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.53  Med: 5.71 Max: 128.46
Current: 3.89
1.53
128.46
PE(NRI) 3.89
SOL's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
98% of the 559 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 20.68 vs. SOL: 3.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
SOL' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.53  Med: 5.71 Max: 104.38
Current: 3.89
1.53
104.38
P/B 0.91
SOL's P/B is ranked higher than
79% of the 828 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.68 vs. SOL: 0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SOL' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 1.16 Max: 6.83
Current: 0.91
0.2
6.83
P/S 0.09
SOL's P/S is ranked higher than
98% of the 841 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. SOL: 0.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SOL' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.21 Max: 4.34
Current: 0.09
0.07
4.34
PFCF 112.22
SOL's PFCF is ranked lower than
93% of the 400 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 17.70 vs. SOL: 112.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
SOL' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.44  Med: 5 Max: 144.44
Current: 112.22
1.44
144.44
POCF 11.35
SOL's POCF is ranked higher than
51% of the 497 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 11.43 vs. SOL: 11.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SOL' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.05  Med: 3.81 Max: 95.5
Current: 11.35
1.05
95.5
EV-to-EBIT 11.68
SOL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
65% of the 553 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 16.33 vs. SOL: 11.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SOL' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -73.8  Med: 2.6 Max: 118.6
Current: 11.68
-73.8
118.6
EV-to-EBITDA 5.23
SOL's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
83% of the 617 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 11.59 vs. SOL: 5.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SOL' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -229.7  Med: 2.7 Max: 34.7
Current: 5.23
-229.7
34.7
Current Ratio 0.58
SOL's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
96% of the 857 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.25 vs. SOL: 0.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SOL' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 0.79 Max: 2.34
Current: 0.58
0.57
2.34
Quick Ratio 0.43
SOL's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
95% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.73 vs. SOL: 0.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SOL' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 0.61 Max: 1.57
Current: 0.43
0.36
1.57
Days Inventory 75.52
SOL's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
52% of the 825 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 77.94 vs. SOL: 75.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SOL' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 65.64  Med: 88.85 Max: 160.51
Current: 75.52
65.64
160.51
Days Sales Outstanding 57.63
SOL's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
55% of the 775 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 62.56 vs. SOL: 57.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SOL' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3  Med: 27.1 Max: 81.67
Current: 57.63
3
81.67
Days Payable 104.20
SOL's Days Payable is ranked higher than
87% of the 756 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 49.14 vs. SOL: 104.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SOL' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.23  Med: 95.38 Max: 175.46
Current: 104.2
20.23
175.46

Buy Back

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industry
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history
Yield on cost (5-Year) 23.40
SOL's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
99% of the 685 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.27 vs. SOL: 23.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
SOL' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 0
Current: 23.4
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -5.70
SOL's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
67% of the 597 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: -2.50 vs. SOL: -5.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SOL' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -37.3  Med: -6.75 Max: 0
Current: -5.7
-37.3
0

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.91
SOL's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
81% of the 801 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.87 vs. SOL: 0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
SOL' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.21  Med: 1.18 Max: 2.98
Current: 0.91
0.21
2.98
Price/Median PS Value 0.42
SOL's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
95% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. SOL: 0.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SOL' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 0.92 Max: 12.63
Current: 0.42
0.34
12.63
Price/Graham Number 0.40
SOL's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
98% of the 522 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. SOL: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
SOL' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.13  Med: 0.67 Max: 1.97
Current: 0.4
0.13
1.97
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 8.59
SOL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 844 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. SOL: 8.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SOL' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 5.45 Max: 66.9
Current: 8.59
0.8
66.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,175
EPS (TTM) $ 0.26
Beta1.28
Short Percentage of Float0.49%
52-Week Range $0.94 - 1.95
Shares Outstanding (Mil)101.60

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 955 1,031
EPS ($) -0.14 -0.14
EPS w/o NRI ($) -0.14 -0.14
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Why ReneSola Can Be a Good Long-Term Pick May 27 2015 
ReneSola: Move into LED Lighting Is Another Growth Driver May 06 2015 
ReneSola: Good Stock to Buy for the Long-term May 04 2015 
ReneSola Looks Well-Positioned to Deliver Long-Term Gains Apr 17 2015 
ReneSola Has Huge Potential For Growth Jan 07 2015 
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Joseph Piotroski Picks: Part 1 Jun 14 2011 

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