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Analyst Shows Which Solar Stocks Will Blow Away Earnings

While most of the S&P 500 companies are in the process of winding up the second-quarter earnings onslaught, the solar stocks are on-deck and getting ready to step up to ...
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J.P. Morgan Raises Targets on Top Solar Stocks Before Earnings

With second-quarter earnings season off and running, most of the firms that we cover on Wall Street are taking a relatively positive view of not only earnings this quarter, but ...
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Deutsche Bank’s Top Solar Stocks to Buy on Growing U.S. and China Demand

If any sector is prone to swings, it is the clean energy sector, and this year has been no exception. The Intersolar tradeshow was recently held in San Francisco, and ...
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Short Interest Heats Up in Solar Stocks

The solar sector attracted more interest in the past two weeks as shorts look at forward multiples and rising share prices and begin to bet that the sector is overbought. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcatel-Lucent, Apple, FireEye, JDSU Uniphase, Solar Stocks and More

Stocks were firm on Tuesday morning during a shortened week that actually will be full of economic reports. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst research reports each morning of ...
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SolarCity Bets on Huge Solar Demand Growth With Acquisition of Silevo

In a Tuesday morning announcement on the company's official blog, SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ: SCTY) said it has signed an agreement to acquire solar module maker Silevo for an undisclosed sum. ...
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Short Interest Heats Up Again in Solar Stocks

The solar sector doesn't excite investors the way it did a few years ago, and short sellers have been about as enthusiastic. Prices have stabilized for solar products and that ...
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Is SpaceX Preparing to Land on Mars?

Space exploration company SpaceX is a wonder. Its privately built and operated rocket ships are a science fiction fan's dream, and they seem to accomplish new technological marvels with every ...
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Tesla CEO Musk Takes On Boeing, Lockheed, GenCorp and the U.S. Air Force

Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA), has a lot of irons in the fire. He is also the chairman of SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ: SCTY) ...
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How Weakness in Clean Tech Stocks Could Lead to Huge Gains

While Wall Street firms hold and attend conferences for everything imaginable, often a very telling metric for the conference is attendance. At the recent CleanTech conference attendance was up 70% ...
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Short Interest in Solar Stocks Cools Off

We continue to track the short interest changes in a number of solar PV and installation companies. The following information is based on data reported for the two-week period ending ...
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SolarCity Fires Up Solar Fever

When solar power installer and provider SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ: SCTY) reported first-quarter earnings Wednesday evening, the company's stock jumped 7% in after-hours trading, even after forecasting a larger net loss ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Chevron, Exxon, Merck, Tesla, Disney, Yelp and More

Stocks are mixed on Thursday after a Yellen-inspired low interest rate environment promise, but investors remain wary. They want gains from the stock market, but they want to avoid the ...
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SunPower Shines With Google in Residential Solar

SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) announced Wednesday morning that it would join with Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) to provide up to $250 million in new financing for residential solar installations. Google ...
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Earth Day’s Reckoning for Solar Power

One of the lasting legacies of the 1960s is Earth Day, first observed in the U.S. in 1970 and now celebrated (or at least, observed) in 192 countries around the ...
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