Real Goods Solar (NASDAQ:RSOL)

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Closing Bell for Wednesday on Wall Street: Markets Down at Open, Never Recover

August 14, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning even after the eurozone reported positive GDP growth in the second quarter, bringing an official end to the continent’s recession. ...
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Solar Installers’ Stocks Hit Again

After markets closed Tuesday night, solar installer Real Goods Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: RSOL) reported that revenues fell 3% and that it took an earnings per share loss of $0.11. Just ...
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Closing Bell for Tuesday on Wall Street: Markets Open Higher, Bounce Back from Morning Lows

August 13, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened slightly higher this morning following a report on retail sales from the Census Bureau that was stronger than expected. Stocks turned south quickly ...
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Short Sellers Fighting Trends in Solar Power

It is no secret that the solar energy stocks have been on fire in 2013. In fact, they have been one of the best groups for investors this year. 24/7 ...
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Closing Bell for Monday on Wall Street: Markets Open Lower, Bounce Once, Then Go Flat

U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning but soon rose above the break-even line where it stayed until noon when share prices began to dip. That was quite a shift ...
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A Solar Energy Secret Uncovered: Real Goods Solar

Last Friday shares of Real Goods Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: RSOL) virtually doubled. Shares are up another 50% so far today and have been trading around $6 a share after posting ...
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Closing Bell for Friday on Wall Street: Stock Markets Open Higher Today, March Upward

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning, taking advantage of buying opportunities after yesterday’s slide in equities’ prices. In the U.S., the Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan consumer sentiment index and ...
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Massive China Solar Demand Could Save the Sector!

The past year is one that the solar industry would just as soon forget. Global solar installation grew by a paltry 4.4% in 2012, but it is expected to rise ...
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What’s Behind the Rally in Solar Stocks

Over the past three months, the poorest performing solar stock has increased by more about 53% and the best performing stock is up about 235%. So far, analysts’ price targets ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — February 13, 2013: Markets Get No Direction Today (CLWR, GE, GRPN, CLF, PM, RATE, BWLD, CLWR, RAX, CMCSA, DF, DE, TOT, AMAT, CAR, CTL, CSCO, CLD, IPI, KGC, MET, NTAP, PXD, TRIP, Z, ANR, ABX, DTV, PEP, RSOL, BBRY, PPHM)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning following a closely watched report on U.S. retail sales came in about as expected (more coverage here). U.S. business inventories rose less than ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — December 12, 2012: Markets Open Higher, Bernanke Lets the Air Out (NKE, C, STX, UA, FDX, COST, JOY, RH, CIEN, HOV, PIR, RSOL, YMI, SOL, YGE, JKS, JASO, LDK, CSIQ, RIMM)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning following yesterday’s gains with another good start. In Asia, the North Korean rocket launch did not cause markets to run for cover and ...
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One Solar Merger Could Spark Others

We have long wondered if (or when) the wave of solar mergers was coming. We have seen several small deals, but so far we have yet to see any serious ...
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MLPs Coming to Green Energy? (KMP, EPD, FSLR, SPWR, RSOL, WEST, BAC, GOOG)

US Senator Chris Coons (D-Delaware) is scheduled to introduce legislation today that would allow a wide range of renewable energy projects to qualify as master limited partnerships (MLPs). The partnerships ...
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Chinese Solar Dumping Gets Mild Penalty

Late yesterday the US Department of Commerce released its preliminary findings in the anti-dumping case against Chinese solar panel makers. The principal finding of the International Trade Administration, the DoC ...
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Tesla Motors CEO Ties to SolarCity IPO (TSLA, FSLR, STP, YGE, KYO, RSOL, WEST)

Reports of a third quarter IPO from solar PV installer SolarCity could propel Tesla Motors Inc. CEO Elon Musk into the ranks of US billionaires. Musk, a cousin of SolarCity’s ...
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