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Suntech Power Holdings Prepares to Liquidate as Solar Panel Field Narrows

Jacob Harper | Equities.com |

Chinese green tech company Suntech Power Holdings (STP) , the former global leader in solar panel manufacturing, took the first steps towards liquidation on Nov 9, signaling that the once


SolarCity (SCTY) Rises in Anticipation of Earnings Report

Jacob Harper | Equities.com |

Despite a lack of quantifiable data justifying any kind of rapid movement, red-hot tech play SolarCity Corporation (SCTY) exploded in early trading on November 4, as investors gobbled up shares


Have Apple (AAPL) and Facebook (FB) Lost Their Cool?

Jacob Harper | Equities.com |

On Oct 28 the most valuable tech company in the world Apple Inc. (AAPL) issued their fiscal fourth quarter earnings and the numbers were astronomical: net earnings of $7.5 billion, 33.8 million


The Myth of Solar Stocks as a Monolith

Joel Anderson | Equities.com |

Anyone who takes even a passing interest in the stock market is probably aware that 2013 has been the year of solar, with the Guggenheim Solar Trust ETF ($TAN) climbing nearly 135 percent so far


Stocks Rise Again as 2013 Taper Seems Unlikely, Netflix (NFLX) Erases Gains

Michael Teague | Equities.com |

Having escaped the debt-ceiling crisis in the nick of time, investors sent Wall Street higher on Tuesday as data on the jobs market released earlier in the morning also undercut renewed


Bulls vs. Bears: The Case of SolarCity (SCTY)

Jacob Harper | Equities.com |

SolarCity Corporation (SCTY) has nearly everything a tech company needs to succeed in 2013: it’s hip, it’s green, it’s got Steve Jobs 2.0 Elon Musk as Chairman. All that’s


Real Goods Solar (RSOL) Spikes on Heavy Volume

Joel Anderson | Equities.com |

Shares in American solar energy company Real Goods Solar (RSOL) popped over 40 percent Thursday without a readily apparent reason. The company announced that it had scheduled its Q3 earnings


Wall Street Blasts Off as Congress Finally Produces Debt-Ceiling Deal

Michael Teague | Equities.com |

Stocks roared to life on Wednesday, as Senate Majority and Minority leaders Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell officially announced an agreement to end a half-month old government shutdown and raise


Solar City (SCTY) Rises on Acquisition

Jacob Harper | Equities.com |

Shares of the solar panel installation outlet SolarCity Corporation (SCTY) continued their ascent on Oct 16 after the company revealed they had acquired rival Zep Solar. This comes just a few


Micron (MU) Drops While SolarCity (SCTY) Ascends

Jacob Harper | Equities.com |

It was the best of times and worst of times for two semiconductor companies on Oct 11, as Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) shares fell while SolarCity Corp’s (SCTY) rose. Leading


Blockchain in Fintech - Discussion at the EU Parliament

From the recent Blockchain For Europe Summit in Brussels: Panel on Financial Market Infrastructure