solar energy

Why SolarEdge Is Thursday’s Biggest Earnings Winner

SolarEdge Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: SEDG) saw its shares make a huge gain on Thursday after the company reported its most recent quarterly results late on Wednesday. The company said that ...
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Why SunPower Stock Is Being Hammered

SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2017 results after markets closed Wednesday. For the quarter, the solar panel maker reported adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.25 on ...
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Short Interest in Solar, Alt Energy Stocks Mixed as Share Prices Fell

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on January 31. Of the companies we watch, short interest fell on ...
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Wind Turbine Maker Vestas Plans Solar, Storage Businesses

Denmark-based Vestas Wind Systems A/S plans to add solar power and energy storage products to its world-leading wind turbine business to give the firm a hybrid renewable energy system that ...
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Short Interest Bounces Higher in Solar, Mixed in Alt Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on January 12. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose all ...
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How Many Jobs Will Solar Module Tariff Cost?

Late Monday, the office of the U.S. Trade Representative announced that President Trump had approved a "safeguard" tariff of 30% on imported crystalline-silicon solar cells and modules. The tariff does ...
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Corporations Add Record Amount of Green Energy in 2017

Global corporations signed a record number of power purchase agreements (PPAs) for green energy in 2017. A total of 43 corporations in 10 countries last year agreed to purchase 5,400 ...
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2017 Global Clean Energy Investment Tops $333 Billion

Led by new investment in solar energy projects totaling nearly $161 billion, global investment in clean energy technology rose to $333.5 billion in 2017, the second-highest total on record and ...
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Short Interest Trends Higher in Solar, Lower in Alt Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on December 29. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on ...
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Short Interest Trending Lower 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 December 15. Of the companies we watch, short interest fell on ...
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Short Interest in Solar Drops, Alt Energy Stocks Mixed

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on November 30. Of the companies we watch, short interest fell all ...
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Why Does the IEA Always Underestimate Solar Energy’s Rapid Growth?

Baseball philosopher Yogi Berra once said, "It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future." That doesn't stop people from making them, mostly because predictions going out years or decades ...
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Short Interest in Solar, Alt Energy Stocks Still Searching for Direction

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on October 31. Of the companies we watch, short interest fell on ...
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Electricity Generation Costs from Solar, Wind Continue to Fall

The cost of generating one megawatt-hour (MWh) of electricity at a utility scale wind-generation plant costs between $30 and $80. At a utility scale solar farm the cost ranges from ...
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First Solar Earnings Boosted by Project Sales

First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) reported third-quarter 2017 results after markets closed Thursday afternoon. For the quarter, the solar energy company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.95 ...
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