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Tesla (TSLA): Are Electric Cars the Wave of the Future?

Joel Anderson | Equities.com |

Elon Musk made his name with PayPal (EBAY) before moving on to become the Chairman of the Board at SolarCity (SCTY) and, more visibly, the face of Tesla Motors (TSLA) . Musk is something of a


Solar Stocks on the Rise

Joel Anderson | Equities.com |

Several major solar companies showed gains on Monday, potentially reflecting industry approval of utilities legislation passed by the California legislature last Thursday. SolarCity Corp. (SCTY)


Solar Stocks Fall As First Solar Hemorrhages On Dismal Q2 Income

Michael Teague | Equities.com |

First Solar (FSLR) watched shares tank 7 percent in late trading on Tuesday after the company released its quarterly earnings report, but the bloodletting began in earnest on Wednesday when


Could High-Speed Transportation Tubes Replace Airline Travel?

Joe Goldman | Equities.com |

Jeremy, an investment banker from Los Angeles, wants to travel to Shanghai to close a business deal, return to LA to enjoy some quality beach time with his kids, and catch the Yankees take on the


Tesla Crosses $100 For the First Time

Michael Teague | Equities.com |

Elon Musk’s Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA) opened Tuesday’s regular trading activity at $101.99, after last Friday’s closing price of $97.08, marking the first time the electric-car maker has


4 Small and Mid-Cap Solar Stocks that are Looking Upward

Michael Teague | Equities.com |

On the one hand, a sharp halt in government subsidies throughout Europe is hurting the industry.  Meanwhile, as competition increases between US, European, and Chinese companies, the price for


First Solar Craters as Earnings Report and Competition Come Into Focus

Michael Teague | Equities.com |

First Solar (FSLR) did not put up a good showing on Tuesday, but by noon on Wednesday the situation has taken a turn for the worse. The Arizona-based company opened the day at $27.12 per share,


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Close Lower to End Streak of Gains

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Retail Sales rose 0.3% in November, unchanged excluding autos and up 0.7% excluding autos and gasoline. Initial Jobless fell to 343,000 in the latest week, but is this a trend below the 350,000


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Drop on Bernanke Comments But Close Flat

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rebounded to 13,329.44 then consolidated during Fed Chief Bernanke’s press conference dipping into the red at 13,239.65 but staying above its 50-day and 200-day


Equities Mid-Day Stock Market Roundup: Wall Street Down on Jobs Data

Equities Editors Desk | Equities.com |

U.S. stocks continued to decline in mid-day trading today as an unexpected rise in jobless claims added fuel to the bearish fire. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 are both


Blockchain in Fintech - Discussion at the EU Parliament

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