Barron's technology editor Eric Savitz wrote a useful survey of the solar energy industry in this weekend's Barron's. Here are the stocks mentioned in the article that are traded in the US (including ADRs):
|Cypress Semi||CY/U.S.||Parent of SunPower, solar-cell company now in registration for intitial offering.|
|Daystar||DSTI/U.S.||Maker of alternative non-silicon solar systems; shares have sextupled in 12 months.|
|Energy Conv Devices||ENER/U.S.||Alternative energy company includes solar arm.|
|Evergreen Solar||ESLR/U.S.||Solar-wafer maker uses unique string ribbon wafer process, requiring less raw material.|
|Kyocera||KYO (ADR)/Japan||World's second-largest solar company; though only small percentage of overall revenues.|
|MEMC||WFR/U.S.||One of the world's largest silicon-wafer producers.|
- Inflows Spike to PowerShares WilderHill Clean Energy Portfolio ETF (NYSEARCA:PBW).
- A Solar Energy Market Primer (Excerpts from SunPower’s IPO Filing, ticker: SPWR).
- The complete list of stocks covered by The Energy Stock Blog.
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