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First Solar (FSLR), Solar Stocks Down on Sell-Off

Joel Anderson | Equities.com |

Solar stocks were on the move Tuesday, tumbling along with the market as the Guggenheim Solar ETF ($TAN) was off almost 2.25 percent and the Market Vectors Solar Energy ETF ($KWT) lost over 2.25


Sun Continues to Shine on Solar Stocks, ETFs

Joel Anderson | Equities.com |

Solar stocks continued to climb on Monday, helping drive already strong solar ETFs even higher. News last week that a new agreement might help bring the trade war between the United States and


Solar ETFs on the Rise

Joel Anderson | Equities.com |

Solar stocks gained today, with solar ETFs showing the industry-wide pop. Guggenheim Solar ($TAN) jumped over 4 percent, Market Vectors Solar Energy ($KWT) was up over 6.5 percent, the iShares


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


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 Sector Coverage: Washington Optimism Pushes Up Wall Street

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

New Home Sales for October slipped 0.3% to an annual rate of 368,000 units, way below expectations. The average selling price was $237,700 up 5.7% year over year. The inventory of new homes rose


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Fall Ahead of Jackson Hole

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Initial Jobless Claims were unchanged at 374,000 still above the 350,000 recessionary threshold. Personal Income rose 0.3% in July with Spending up 0.4%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Gain on Fed's Beige Book But Fade Into Close

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The US economy grew 1.7% in the second quarter according to the preliminary reading. The advanced reading out a month ago pegged GDP growth at 1.5% in the second quarter. The Dow Jones Industrial


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Recover in Late Move Up

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index rose 1.3% in April versus March, but was down 1.9% year over year. The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index for June fell to 62.0 the lowest level


Equities Sector Coverage: Wall Street Tumbles Lower

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The National Association of Realtors reported that contracts for pending existing home sales fell 5.5% in April, missing estimates calling for a 0.1% increase. The Dow Jones Industrial Average


Blockchain in Fintech - Discussion at the EU Parliament

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