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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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Deutsche Bank Initiates Bullish Coverage on 2 Clean Technology Yieldcos

When you combine the growing need for energy with a cleaner way to harness and produce it, then you end up with the proverbial win-win solution. With a growing global ...
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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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TerraForm, SunEdison Make Transformative $2B Wind Acquisition

Energy yieldco TerraForm Power Inc. (NASDAQ: TERP) has agreed to acquire 930 megawatts of wind power-generation plants from Invenergy Wind for $2 billion. TerraForm will acquire net ownership of 460 megawatts of ...
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Analyst Says to Buy the Weakness in Renewable Energy YieldCos

When the markets get dicey, along with high-profile momentum stocks, one of the first groups to get hit hard are the clean technology and solar stocks. The recent wild swings ...
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Sunrun Files for IPO

Sunrun Inc. filed a Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). There were no terms given in the filing, but the offering is valued ...
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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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Is Amazon Web Services Cowering to Greenpeace?

Green and renewable energy trends have been on the rise. They are expected to keep rising, even in the face of many tax credits set to expire. There have been a countless ...
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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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