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4 Stocks to Buy With Potentially Big Upcoming Catalysts

If there is one thing that is sure to move a stock, it is an upcoming catalyst that turns out to be positive. Sometimes it is earnings, and sometimes it ...
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Alternative Energy sources

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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IPO

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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Alternative Energy sources

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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Alternative Energy sources

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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solar panels

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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solar power

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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solar energy

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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solar panels

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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solar power

SunPower Earnings Pressured by Lack of Asset Sales

SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) reported first quarter 2015 results after markets closed Thursday afternoon. For the quarter, the solar panel maker reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.13 ...
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Alternative Energy sources

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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Solar rooftop installation

Analyst Says Solar Installers to Gain From California Rule Change

On Tuesday, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) recommended a major change in the rates state residents pay for electricity. The commission’s proposal is a “meaningful positive” for solar installers ...
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solar energy

Why Massive Solar Installations in China Could Drive 4 Solar Stocks Higher

In an effort to suppress a slowdown in growth and the economy in China, the nation's central bank cut the reserve requirement ratio for all banks by 1% to 18.5% ...
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solar energy

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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