First Solar (FSLR +5.9%) was a surprising pillar of strength in today's down market, thanks to a...

|By:, SA News Editor

First Solar (FSLR +5.9%) was a surprising pillar of strength in today's down market, thanks to a report that funds have started to flow in from the Department of Energy for its Antelope project, easing concerns that the deal between FSLR and purchaser Exelon (EXC) may fall apart.