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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 : 3/10

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industry
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history
Cash-to-Debt 0.08
YGE's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
96% of the 759 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.68 vs. YGE: 0.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
YGE' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.14 Max: N/A
Current: 0.08
Equity-to-Asset -0.39
YGE's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
99% of the 757 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. YGE: -0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
YGE' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.39  Med: 0.16 Max: 0.64
Current: -0.39
-0.39
0.64
Piotroski F-Score: 4
Altman Z-Score: -1.32
WACC vs ROIC
7.94%
-19.02%
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 : 3/10

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Operating Margin % -12.01
YGE's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
82% of the 757 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 4.28 vs. YGE: -12.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
YGE' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.43  Med: 1.37 Max: 22.24
Current: -12.01
-42.43
22.24
Net Margin % -19.39
YGE's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
84% of the 756 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. YGE: -19.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
YGE' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -56.2  Med: -8.69 Max: 11.09
Current: -19.39
-56.2
11.09
ROA % -9.26
YGE's ROA % is ranked lower than
82% of the 763 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.05 vs. YGE: -9.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
YGE' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -24.41  Med: -4.31 Max: 7.54
Current: -9.26
-24.41
7.54
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -10.86
YGE's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
76% of the 762 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 7.93 vs. YGE: -10.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
YGE' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -37.21  Med: -1.62 Max: 17.74
Current: -10.86
-37.21
17.74
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -10.10
YGE's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
80% of the 711 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. YGE: -10.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
YGE' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -6.6 Max: 94.7
Current: -10.1
0
94.7
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 24.20
YGE's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
75% of the 520 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. YGE: 24.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
YGE' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -27.6 Max: 39.4
Current: 24.2
0
39.4
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 15.00
YGE's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
63% of the 465 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. YGE: 15.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
YGE' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -13.95 Max: 77.6
Current: 15
0
77.6
GuruFocus has detected 2 Warning Signs with Yingli Green Energy Holding Co Ltd $YGE.
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Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Solar    NAICS: 334413    SIC: 3674
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Traded in other countries:YG12.Germany, YGEN.Mexico, YGE.Switzerland,
Yingli Green Energy Holding Co Ltd along with its subsidiaries is engaged in the design, development, marketing, manufacture, installation and sale of photovoltaic products in China & overseas market.

Yingli Green Energy is one of the world's largest solar module manufacturers. The company is beginning to expand into project development as well. Production capacity is currently 2,450 megawatts.

Ratios

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PS Ratio 0.03
YGE's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
100% of the 795 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.69 vs. YGE: 0.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
YGE' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.33 Max: 8.12
Current: 0.03
0.03
8.12
Current Ratio 0.52
YGE's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
97% of the 754 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.39 vs. YGE: 0.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
YGE' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 1.05 Max: 3.92
Current: 0.52
0.52
3.92
Quick Ratio 0.41
YGE's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
96% of the 753 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.81 vs. YGE: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
YGE' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 0.82 Max: 2.74
Current: 0.41
0.41
2.74
Days Inventory 75.16
YGE's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
51% of the 729 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 77.37 vs. YGE: 75.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
YGE' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 70.56  Med: 85.26 Max: 287.22
Current: 75.16
70.56
287.22
Days Sales Outstanding 114.36
YGE's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
83% of the 683 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 62.74 vs. YGE: 114.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
YGE' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 52.98  Med: 101.3 Max: 134.77
Current: 114.36
52.98
134.77
Days Payable 142.63
YGE's Days Payable is ranked higher than
93% of the 660 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 49.97 vs. YGE: 142.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
YGE' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.6  Med: 111.23 Max: 178.86
Current: 142.63
18.6
178.86

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -5.10
YGE's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
64% of the 580 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: -2.20 vs. YGE: -5.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
YGE' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.5  Med: -1.8 Max: 0
Current: -5.1
-16.5
0

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.09
YGE's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
99% of the 744 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. YGE: 0.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
YGE' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 1.02 Max: 20.61
Current: 0.09
0.08
20.61
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -6.99
YGE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
79% of the 818 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.69 vs. YGE: -6.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
YGE' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.02  Med: 5.5 Max: 17.8
Current: -6.99
-7.02
17.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,291
EPS (TTM) $ -13.77
Beta2.95
Short Percentage of Float2.66%
52-Week Range $1.85 - 5.30
Shares Outstanding (Mil)18.18

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 1,384 1,308 1,079
EPS ($) -4.76 -8.27 -5.07
EPS without NRI ($) -4.76 -8.27 -5.07
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Yingli Green Energy and its critical financial situation Jul 07 2015 
Yingli Green Energy Is a Risky Bet Apr 28 2015 
Yingli Solar Is Undervalued: An Algorithmic Analysis Apr 05 2015 
A Closer look at Yingli Green Energy's Latest Results Mar 31 2015 
Yingli Green Energy's Improving Results Indicate That the Company Is Moving in the Right Direction Feb 24 2015 
Yingli Green's New Products Will Lead to Impressive Long-Term Growth Feb 17 2015 
ReneSola Has Huge Potential For Growth Jan 07 2015 
Looking Beyond Yingli Green Energy's Mixed Results Dec 29 2014 
This Solar Stock Looks Like a Good Long-Term Investment Dec 05 2014 
This Solar Company Can Be a Good Investment Sep 22 2014 

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