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First Solar (FSLR +6%) jumps after the White House announces it will expedite seven solar and...

First Solar (FSLR +6%) jumps after the White House announces it will expedite seven solar and wind projects, including First Solar's Silver State South Nevada project. Wind turbine component maker American Superconductor (AMSC +7.6%) is also among the day's big winners. FSLR is now up 36% since it delivered a huge Q2 beat, but remains down sharply on the year.
Comments (6)
  • Solyndra 2.0.
    7 Aug 2012, 01:14 PM Reply Like
  • Obama keeps pushing his losing positions. Meanwhile FSLR is still hard to borrow, if you want to short it.
    7 Aug 2012, 01:14 PM Reply Like
  • Buy puts.
    7 Aug 2012, 01:28 PM Reply Like
  • Why aren't these guys and Energy Department officials testifying before congress on why we are backing loans for them to make a product they sell to themselves for export credits? Instead we're getting more into bed with them... good freaking god...
    7 Aug 2012, 01:28 PM Reply Like
  • Obama wants his teleprompters running on solar energy.
    7 Aug 2012, 01:41 PM Reply Like
  • I begin to short the stock, Solar electicity too expensive
    May be good to buy in 5-10 years
    7 Aug 2012, 03:53 PM Reply Like
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