Bright Day for Solar Energy Stocks (STP, SPWR, ESLR, WFR)

 |  Includes: ESLRQ, SPWR, STP, SUNEQ
by: Himanshu Pandya

Wednesday turned out to be a very bright day for solar stocks. With oil prices reaching all-time highs, and ethanol stocks already too high, investors are obviously betting on solar stocks. Here are four important ones and their daily gains:

• Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STP) - Up 10%

• SunPower Corporation (Nasdaq: SPWR) - Up 8.58%

• Evergreen Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: ESLR) - Up 7.31%

• MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc. (NYSE: WFR) - Up 6%

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