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First Solar swings to full-year loss
With its production ramping up significantly in 2011 but only a relatively modest increase in sales revenues, plus a $394 million goodwill impairment charge, First Solar's annual pre-tax profits of FY2009 and FY2010 turned into a loss of $53.7 million for FY2011. Source: First Solar.
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