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Short Sellers Add to Positions in Solar, Alt Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on July 15th. In the solar sector three of the five companies ...
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Why the Vivint Solar Buyout Is the Strongest Solar Endorsement Yet

SunEdison Inc. (NYSE: SUNE) announced Monday morning that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Vivint Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: VSLR) for approximately $2.2 billion in cash, stock and convertible ...
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Short Sellers Seek Direction in Solar, Alt Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on June 30. In the solar sector, three of the five companies ...
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Short Interest Picks Up Again in Alternative Energy, Solar Stocks

Short interest among solar and alternative energy stocks mostly increased during the two-week reporting period that ended on June 15. In the solar sector, four of the five companies we ...
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Week of June 15 to Launch Fitbit and 8 More IPOs

Six companies held successful initial public offerings (IPOs) last week, with Thursday’s debut of Axovant Sciences Ltd. (NYSE: AXON) doubling its IPO price and Friday’s trading of Wingstop Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
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SunPower, First Solar Joint Venture Yieldco Sets IPO Terms

A joint venture between two solar PV makers has set its terms for an initial public offering (IPO) that is expected to price next week. 8point3 Energy Partners is a ...
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Is Short Interest in Alternative Energy, Solar Stocks Seeking a New Bottom?

Short interest among solar and alternative energy stocks mostly increased during the two-week reporting period that ended on May 29. In the solar sector, two of the five companies we ...
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Is Short Interest in Solar Stocks Bouncing Off a Bottom?

Short interest among solar and alternative energy stocks was mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on May 15. Among the alternative fuel makers, short interest fell in the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Dollar General, eBay, Fresh Market, Marvell, Party City, SAP and More

With traders and investors returning to the markets after the long holiday weekend, it is looking like we will begin the shortened trading week to the downside, as futures are ...
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Did Short Sellers Call a Bottom in Solar Stocks?

Short interest among solar and alternative energy stocks was mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on April 30. With some exceptions, share prices fell during the period. Short ...
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Why First Solar YieldCo Will Dominate

Both First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) and SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) recently reported first-quarter results that fell far short of estimates. Analysts may not have taken fully into account the ...
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Neither First Solar nor SunPower Earnings as Bad as They Looked

SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) and First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) each reported their earnings after the markets closed Thursday, and now analysts are beginning to weigh in on these solar ...
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Yieldco Venture Hammers First Solar Earnings; Caterpillar Deal Boosts Spirits

First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) reported first-quarter 2015 results after markets closed on Thursday. The solar PV maker posted a diluted net loss per share of $0.62 and $469.21 million ...
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More Declines in Solar, Alt Energy Short Interest

Short interest among solar and alternative energy stocks was mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on April 15. During that period, share prices rose for all the stocks ...
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Apple’s Clean Energy Footprint Grows on China Deal With SunPower

SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) announced Thursday morning that it will join with Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) to build two solar power projects in China’s Sichuan province. Total generation from the ...
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