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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
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history
Equity to Asset 0.05
YGE's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
70% of the 1005 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 0.65 vs. YGE: 0.05 )
YGE' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 0.64
Current: 0.05

0.04
0.64
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: -0.23
M-Score: -2.79
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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history
Revenue Growth (%) 5.40
YGE's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 705 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: -0.60 vs. YGE: 5.40 )
YGE' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 94.6
Current: 5.4

0
94.6
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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

YGE Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Steven Cohen 10,174 sh (New)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 356,980 sh (unchged)
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Q2 2013

YGE Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Caxton Associates 63,300 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 16,941 sh (+66.51%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc Sold Out
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Q3 2013

YGE Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Caxton Associates Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q4 2013

YGE Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steven Cohen 23,393 sh (New)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with YGE

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Lee Ainslie 2012-03-31 Sold Out 0.34%$3.54 - $5.9 $ 4.144%0
Lee Ainslie 2011-12-31 Reduce -52.09%0.3%$2.87 - $4.78 $ 4.149%6445119
Lee Ainslie 2011-03-31 New Buy1.98%$9.88 - $13.34 $ 4.14-64%14657842
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Ratios

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history
P/B 3.00
YGE's P/B is ranked lower than
66% of the 982 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. YGE: 3.00 )
YGE' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 8.98
Current: 3

0.33
8.98
P/S 0.30
YGE's P/S is ranked higher than
94% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. YGE: 0.30 )
YGE' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.15   Max: 9.67
Current: 0.3

0.15
9.67
EV-to-EBIT 2.10
YGE's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
98% of the 698 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 20.80 vs. YGE: 2.10 )
YGE' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.9   Max: 171.2
Current: 2.1

3.9
171.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 5.40
YGE's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
92% of the 481 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. YGE: 5.40 )
YGE' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 3.14   Max: 50.96
Current: 5.4

3.14
50.96
Price/Tangible Book 7.80
YGE's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
83% of the 969 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. YGE: 7.80 )
YGE' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 13.09
Current: 7.8

0.37
13.09
Price/Median PS Value 0.30
YGE's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 952 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. YGE: 0.30 )
YGE' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 7.45
Current: 0.3

0.18
7.45
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -54.77
YGE's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
54% of the 572 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. YGE: -54.77 )
YGE' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 2.7   Max: 8.1
Current: -54.77

2.7
8.1

Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Solar
Compare:FSLR, SPWR, SOL, CSSXF, TSL » details
Traded in other countries:YG11.Germany
Yingli Green Energy Holding Company, Ltd. was incorporated in the Cayman Islands and was established on August 7, 2006. The Company, along with its subsidiaries, engaged in the design, development, marketing, manufacture, installation and sale of photovoltaic products in the People's Republic of China and overseas markets. Its products include PV modules and PV systems in different sizes and power outputs. The PV modules are sold under its own brand names, Yingli and Yingli Solar, to PV system integrators and distributors located in various markets around the world, including Germany, China, and the United States, among others.

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