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Short Sellers Pulling Out of Solar, Alternative Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mostly downward during the two-week reporting period that ended on April 13. Of the companies we watch, short interest fell ...
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Why Deutsche Bank Sees Big Upside in 3 Clean Tech Stocks

While the focus on clean technology and the solar sector is now somewhat less of a priority with the Trump administration in place, the bottom line is the sector has ...
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Short Sellers Undecided on Solar, Alternative Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on March 31.  Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on ...
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Why First Solar’s Possible Exit Is Sinking More Than Just 8point3 Stock

Solar energy yieldco 8point3 Energy Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: CAFD) reported better-than-expected net income after markets closed Wednesday, but the stock traded down more than 8% Thursday morning. The decline is ...
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Is Predatory Lending an Issue in Green Loans?

Republican Senator Tom Cotton of Arkansas is expected to introduce a bill on Wednesday aimed at curtailing what many have characterized as predatory lending practices in a federal program known ...
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Why Investors Are Running Away From Canadian Solar After Earnings

Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: CSIQ) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday morning. For the quarter, the solar panel maker posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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Why Vivint Solar Earnings Are Shining Bright

When Vivint Solar Inc. (NYSE: VSLR) reported its fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday, the company posted a net loss of $0.41 per share (EPS) and $41.8 ...
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2016 US Solar Installation Doubles Prior Year Total

In 2016, the U.S. solar energy market installed 14,762 megawatts, up from 7,501 megawatts installed in 2015. More new solar generation capacity came online in 2016 than capacity from any ...
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Short Interest Turns Higher on Solar, Alternative Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks trended higher during the two-week reporting period that ended on February 28. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on ...
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Investors Mixed on Short Interest Direction for Solar, Alternative Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on February 15. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on two of ...
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Why Goldman Sachs Issued a Sell Rating on Tesla and Sees 28% Downside Risk

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) just got some new pessimism that will raise some eyebrows for those who believe Elon Musk is the next economic prophet. Goldman Sachs lowered what was ...
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Are 3 Million Clean Energy Jobs at Risk?

Clean energy companies support more than 3 million jobs in the United States, according to the recently released second annual U.S. Energy and Employment Report from the U.S. Department of ...
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Why First Solar Crushed Q4 Earnings

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) reported its most recently quarterly results after markets closed on Tuesday. The company said that it had $1.24 in earnings per share (EPS) and $480 ...
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Short Interest on the Rise in Solar, Alternative Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were generally upward during the two-week reporting period that ended on January 31. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on ...
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First Solar Now Has Franklin Templeton Funds Among Top Shareholders

If there is one area of President Donald Trump's energy policy that remains under a cloud of confusion, alternative and renewable energy has to fit the bill. This has created ...
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