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Short Sellers Bet on More Lows 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 August 14. In solar, four of the five companies we watch ...
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Is Another Chinese Solar Maker on the Road to Bankruptcy?

Since Chinese solar panel makers Suntech and LDK Solar filed for bankruptcy protection in 2013 and 2014, respectively, the solar panel business has gotten more stable. Manufacturing overcapacity has dropped, ...
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Are Solar Energy Yieldcos Worth More Than Investors Think?

As the price of crude oil has dropped more than 50% since last year at this time, the stock prices of producers like Exxon, Chevron and Apache have fallen by ...
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Are Solar Energy Firms Better Than Share Prices Indicate?

From looking at the share price data for the past 12 months, an investor could be forgiven for thinking that the solar energy business is in a downward spiral that ...
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Short Sellers Still Attracted to 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 31. Four of the five solar companies we watch saw ...
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JA Solar Revenues, Profits Jump on Sales in China

JA Solar Holdings Co. Ltd. (NASDAQ: JASO) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Tuesday. The China-based solar panel maker reported adjusted diluted earnings per American depositary share (ADS) of ...
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Investors Lighten Up to Sunrun After Brutal IPO

Sunrun Inc. (NASDAQ: RUN) entered the market Wednesday morning after setting its price at $14. Unfortunately the stock entered at $13.06, at the low end of its expected price range ...
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Why SunEdison Is Falling After Earnings

SunEdison Inc. (NYSE: SUNE) reported its second-quarter financial results before the markets opened Thursday. The company had a net loss of $0.93 per share and $455 million in revenue. That ...
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Sunrun IPO Does Not Live Up to Expectations

Sunrun Inc. (NASDAQ: RUN) entered the market Wednesday morning after setting its price at $14. Unfortunately the stock entered at $13.06, at the low end of its expected price range ...
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Big Gains Made by First Solar

First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) may be a beneficiary of the recent political and energy initiatives, but the company's share price is down handily from its highs of April. Now ...
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SolarCity Posts Big Loss, Forecasts Bigger Loss Next Quarter

SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ: SCTY) reported second quarter 2015 results after markets closed Wednesday afternoon. For the quarter, the solar panel maker reported an adjusted diluted loss per share of $1.61 ...
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SunPower Gets a Boost After Earnings

SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) reported second quarter 2015 results after markets closed Tuesday afternoon. For the quarter, the solar panel maker reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.18 ...
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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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Solar ETFs Not Chasing Vivint Deal

The acquisition of Vivint Solar Inc. (NYSE: VSLR) just is not having a broad spillover. Sure, some solar players rallied on the news, but the reality is that on a ...
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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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