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First Solar Posts Revenue Miss, Announces CEO Replacement

First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) reported first-quarter 2016 results after markets closed Wednesday afternoon. For the quarter, the solar energy company posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.66 on ...
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Short Sellers Picking Their Spots in Solar, Alt Energy Sectors

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on April 15. In the solar sector, two of the five companies ...
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SunEdison Finally Files for Bankruptcy

Solar PV maker SunEdison Inc. (NYSE: SUNE) announced Thursday morning that it had voluntarily filed petitions for a Chapter 11 reorganization with the bankruptcy court for the southern district of ...
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San Francisco Law Boosting Solar Stocks

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors approved legislation Tuesday night that requires all new buildings of 10 or fewer stories in the city to include solar PV panels. The rule ...
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SunEdison Seeks Financing for Likely Bankruptcy Filing

In a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Friday morning, SunEdison Inc. (NYSE: SUNE) said it has entered into confidentiality agreements with certain of its first- and ...
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US to Become World’s Second-Largest Solar Market in 2016

The United States is on track to become the world's second largest market for solar photovoltaic (PV) installations in 2016, overtaking current number two, Japan. The United States is also expected to ...
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Short Sellers Take a Breather on Solar, Alt Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on March 31. In the solar sector, four of the five companies ...
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Why First Solar Shares Could Still Rally 35% or More

Solar PV maker First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) held its analyst day meeting on Tuesday, and while the company did not provide expected fiscal year 2017 guidance, the information it ...
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Why Sky Solar Soared Despite a Loss

Sky Solar Holding Ltd. (NASDAQ: SKYS) absolutely skyrocketed on Thursday despite missing estimates on both the top and bottom lines. What is important to look at in the annual report ...
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Are Short Sellers Picking Solar Energy Survivors?

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on March 15. In the solar sector, three of the five companies ...
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Vivint Solar Secures $200 Million Loan

Vivint Solar Inc. (NYSE: VSLR) was the only solar company making waves in the market on Tuesday on word that it closed a substantial loan. The company announced that it ...
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SunEdison, TerraForm Power Delay Filing Again

The other penny dropped for SunEdison Inc. (NYSE: SUNE) Wednesday morning. The company filed a statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that it will delay filing its ...
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Canadian Solar Stumbles Over Guidance

Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: CSIQ) reported its fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company said it had $1.05 in earnings per share (EPS) on $1.12 billion ...
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Short Interest in Solar Stocks Rises with Share Prices

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks mostly increased during the two-week reporting period that ended on February 29. In the solar sector, four of the five companies ...
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Solar Energy Tops Natural Gas in 2015 US Capacity Growth

New solar photovoltaic (PV) projects installed in the United States during 2015 totaled 7,260 megawatts, up 16% compared with 2014 and 8.5 times the total installed in 2010. Total operating ...
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