Posts Tagged ‘NASDAQ:FSLR’

The Top 3 Solar Energy Stocks of 2014

April 18th, 2014

solarSolar energy – it’s not just for the Department of Defense and the hikers next door anymore. In the face of increasing electricity costs (bills have increased about $300 since 1990) and decreasing costs of solar panels (down as much as 60%), solar power has become Read more…


The Best Way To Play First Solar, Inc.

April 16th, 2014

solar-energy-etfRick Pendergraft: I have mentioned the daily scans I run in this column on several occasions. In addition to the daily charts, I run the same scans on a weekly basis with the same set of criteria only I use weekly indicators instead of the daily ones. Read more…


What To Expect From The Cleantech Universe

April 3rd, 2014

clean-energyCleantech, an outperformer in the energy space since 2012, experienced a major expansion phase in 2013 that is still unfolding. In this interview with The Energy ReportRaymond James Energy Analyst Pavel Molchanov points to companies with innovative technologies, Read more…


First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) Has Room To Run

March 31st, 2014

solar-energy-etf“The technology at First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) is superior, might actually help it beat some of its Chinese rivals at this point.  I think it has room to go,”  Ben Kallo reports on CNBC. Read more…


First Solar, Inc. (FSLR): Factors Lifting The Stock

March 20th, 2014

solarKyle Anderson: Shares of First Solar Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) are up more than 17% today (Wednesday) after the company released its guidance figures for 2014, 2015, and 2016 at its annual “Analyst Day” meeting. Read more…


Going Green In 2014 With ETFs

December 20th, 2013

clean-energyAfter being stressed over the past few years, the renewable energy sector has fired on all cylinders and is the major gainer this year, clearly outpacing the broad market. This is largely thanks to a number of growth stocks in the space, which was backed Read more…


First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) Modules For French Projects

December 19th, 2013

solarSolar cell manufacturer First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) will supply its advanced thin-film photovoltaic (PV) modules for four solar energy plants in France. These solar farms will have a combined capacity of 48 megawatts (MW). The projects will be developed Read more…


More Trouble Ahead For Solar ETFs?

December 9th, 2013

solarThe Solar ETF space has had a pretty rocky—and for the most part—unfavorable history. However, 2013 was a banner year for the space with a number of solar power stocks accelerating and seeing huge gains. Read more…


Market Looks to Find Footing After Three Down Days

December 4th, 2013

world1Scott Redler: World markets are again mixed this morning as Europe tries to stabilize after three down days ahead of Thursday’s ECB meeting. The Nikkei, which made six-year highs this week, fell 2.2% with some strength coming back to the Yen. The Read more…


Did SolarCity Corp (SCTY) Earnings Crush The Solar ETF Rally?

November 8th, 2013

solar-energy-etfSolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY), one of the leading U.S. solar installers, has been shining bright since its IPO last December and was one of the three best performers of last month. The stock had skyrocketed nearly 400% in the year-to-date time frame, Read more…


What’s Behind The Surge In Solar ETFs?

November 6th, 2013

solar-energy-etfEasily one of the top performing sectors so far in 2013 has been the solar space. The segment has roared higher thanks to a huge level of panel installations, a focus on high beta and small cap stocks, and the desire by investors to get into quickly growing names. Read more…


First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) Surge Puts Solar ETFs In Focus

November 4th, 2013

solarThe solar power industry has been gaining immense popularity of late thanks to growing demand for photovoltaic cells and incredible share price appreciation. This trend will likely continue with astounding Q3 results from the Read more…


Market Looks To Maintain Momentum Into November

November 1st, 2013

zigzags marketWorld markets are mixed this morning as equities look a bit tired after a massive multi-week run, let alone multi-year run. S&P futures are up 2-3 handles as our markets figure out what type of rest/digestive/corrective Read more…


Where’s The Money Flowing?

October 29th, 2013

money flowingMorpheus Trading: We’ve begun seeing a bit of sector rotation lately, with leading stocks and sectors cooling off and formerly lagging industries seeing a bit of buying interest. Read more…


What Are The Prospects For Alternative Energy Today?

October 18th, 2013

solarAlternative energy is a long-term investment, but returns are already rolling in, says Edward Guinness, co-manager of the Guinness Atkinson Alternative Energy Fund, which is up a whopping 67% year to date. Read more…


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