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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: CarMax, Caterpillar, Chipotle, Comcast, First Solar, Juno, UnitedHealth, Walmart and Many More

2018-01-18 247wallst
Stocks were looking for direction on Thursday morning after a big recovery on Wednesday. Investors need to keep in mind that the Dow Jones Industrial Average went over 26,100 and had the fastest 1,000 point move on record in 2018. Now that the bull market is nearly nine years old, investors still have seen the trend of buying stocks on any dips remains in place. Investors are now deciding how to position their portfolios for 2018 and beyond, and they are looking for new investment ideas. (243-3)

Trade of the Day: First Solar, Inc. Scores the Long-Awaited Breakout | InvestorPlace

2018-01-12 investorplace
Shares of solar energy firm First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) rallied nearly 10% on Thursday and by so doing accomplished an important technical breakout. Barring any immediate bearish reversal and outside news FSLR stock now looks poised to push well higher again as the next up-leg is underway. (4-0)

First Solar Will Hit $80 - Cramer's Lightning Round (1/11/18)

2018-01-12 seekingalpha
Stocks discussed on the Lightning Round segment of Jim Cramer's Mad Money Program, Thursday, January 11. (39-0)

Thursday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

2018-01-11 247wallst
Thursday was a strong day for the U.S. markets, with all three of the major exchanges hitting all-time highs yet again. Earnings season is just around the corner, and starting Friday we will finally get to see if the fundamentals are backing up this rally. Crude oil has seen a strong week so far and is holding above the $63 mark. The S&P 500 sectors were mostly positive. The best performing sector were energy, materials, and industrials, up 2%, 1. (11-0)

FERC Rejects Fuel Subsidy Plans: 3 Solar Stocks in Focus

2018-01-11 zacks
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) recently rejected the request from the Department of Energy to assist the old and financially challenged coal and nuclear power-based plants. The request was to provide 90 days fuel supply on site to coal and nuclear power plants, for increasing the reliability and resilience of the nation’s grid. However, the Federal regulators have rejected the subsidy plan and have provided their opinion relating to resilience of the grid. (15-0)

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Akamai, Barclays, Chevron, Duke Energy, Expedia, First Solar, Kinder Morgan, Netflix and More

2018-01-11 247wallst
Stocks were indicated higher on Thursday after regulators watered down the notion that China would stop buying U.S. debt. The bull market is now less than two months shy of nine years old, and the trend that keeps on working is to buy pullbacks. Now investors are looking at how to position themselves for 2018 and beyond with tax reform and accelerated earnings and GDP growth driving the interest. Those same investors are also looking for new ideas. (172-2)

Short Interest Trends Higher in Solar, Lower in Alt Energy Stocks

2018-01-11 247wallst
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 two of three solar stocks and dropped on all four alternative energy stocks. (53-0)

How to Trade First Solar Stock as It Heats Up | InvestorPlace

2018-01-10 investorplace
First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) shares are heating up. Just like a bag of kernels ready to pop. And that makes it one of the top stock picks for the rest of the week. No need to worry about overbought conditions — it’s well rested. In fact, the consolidation in First Solar stock is entering its fifth week. It’s almost as if the leading solar stock is soaking up the rays, building up a big enough charge to power its next breakout. (4-0)

Solar And Wind Charged Batteries Are Now Popping Up On Electrical Grids

2018-01-10 seekingalpha
When Superstorm Sandy swept ashore on the U.S. East Coast in October of 2012 almost 8 million customers, from the Carolinas to Canada, lost power. Yet, if you could have looked at a cloud-free satellite photo the night after the hurricane you would have seen “islands” of light in the darkness. Why? Welcome to the world of energy storage and microgrids. (39-0)

How I Beat The Market Again In 2017

2018-01-09 seekingalpha
A year ago I posted my first annual summary of investment performance on Seeking Alpha, and with this article I document the latest chapter in my now seven-year history as an individual investor. As before, the focus will be on my single stock picks, but I’ll briefly summarize my activity in other asset classes (more on that can be found in my last article, “Portfolio Strategy 2018”). My estimated 2017 pre-tax return on single stocks, net of fees and hedging costs, was 25. (419-2)

Canadian Solar Arm Vends 3 Solar Plants to Shenzhen Energy

2018-01-09 zacks
Canadian Solar Inc.’s (CSIQ - Free Report) subsidiary, CSI New Energy Holding Co., Ltd. recently completed the sale of three solar power plants in China to Shenzhen Energy Nanjing Holding Co., Ltd. The units have a capacity to generate solar power worth 44.3 Mega Watt peak (MWp). Details of the Deal The deal was closed on Dec 29, 2017. Canadian Solar expects the sale to contribute to fourth-quarter 2017 revenues. (6-0)

Bespoke’s List of the Most Volatile Stocks on Earnings | Bespoke Investment Goup

2018-01-05 bespokepremium
The Q4 2017 earnings reporting period starts up next week, and as we do prior to every earnings season, in this post we provide lists of the stocks that have historically been the most volatile on their earnings reaction days. (4-0)

2 Ridiculously Cheap Dividend Stocks For 2019

2018-01-04 seekingalpha
AU Optronics Corp. was established in a low cost of labor region providing additional room for profitability. (12-0)

Canadian Solar to Monitor Axium Infinity's 106MW PV Plants

2018-01-04 zacks
Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ - Free Report) recently signed an Operation & Maintenance agreement with Axium Infinity Solar LP for monitoring eight solar photovoltaic (PV) plants in Ontario, Canada. These plants boast a total solar power generation capacity of 105.5 Megawatt peak (MWp). Details of the Deal Per the terms of the agreement, in addition to plant monitoring, Canadian Solar will conduct performance management, preventative maintenance and corrective maintenance at the facilities. (380-0)

ReneSola (SOL) Provides Update on Solar Projects in China

2018-01-03 zacks
ReneSola Ltd (SOL - Free Report) has announced that it has successfully connected more than 90 megawatt (MW) of rooftop solar projects in China in the second half of 2017. Of the total rooftop projects, the company intends to let out nearly 20 MW toward Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) services and will hold on to the remaining 70 MW. (6-0)

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