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  • Job gains of 175K beat forecasts; UE rate up to 6.7% [View news story]
    It's all about the spin.

    Headline from CNN: Economy added 175,000 jobs in February, more than the 150,000 experts had expected. Jobless rate rose slightly to 6.7% from 6.6%.

    Fox News: FEBRUARY JOBLESS RATE CLIMBS TO 6.7 PERCENT DESPITE HIGHER-THAN-EXPECTED INCREASE IN JOBS GROWTH
    Mar 7, 2014. 08:58 AM | 13 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Are energy execs turning green? CERAWeek comments indicate they are [View news story]
    The pineapple analogy is laughable.

    At one point last summer Germany has it's entire power load requirement taken up by renewable energy. How can that be a bad thing?
    Mar 6, 2014. 09:00 PM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • First Solar: Searching For Growth [View article]
    Yawn. Another FSLR "where will the future business come from" article. This is a tired old story. As stated on the last conference call, FSLR has yet to "cash out" some of the high dollar larger projects like Desert Sunlight. They also have Silver State South and Stateline on books (see recent DOI release) which are also high dollar projects.

    When all of the these large projects are completed FSLR should have a ton of cash on hand (>$2B) to make all types of moves. You do realize at current market values FSLR could purchase TSL and YGE with cash?

    Long term how could you bet against FSLR with that type of pocketbook? Who knows what the future holds?
    Mar 4, 2014. 07:57 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Futures off 1% on Russian aggression [View news story]
    Buying opportunity of what? A market near all time highs with little overall earnings growth and economic figures getting revised down?

    No thanks.
    Mar 2, 2014. 09:02 PM | 17 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • GE's Jeff Immelt: 'The Age Of Natural Gas Is Upon Us' [View article]
    Too bad GE was late to the party with solar. If any company could have really made that work it was GE.
    Feb 26, 2014. 05:59 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • U.K., Shell to proceed with world's first industrial carbon capture project [View news story]
    Obama has nothing to do with Nebraska 86ing this project. Get over your O.D.S.
    Feb 24, 2014. 09:58 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Whiting oil well in North Dakota out of control, leaking [View news story]
    Like to repeat yourself eh?
    Feb 15, 2014. 05:02 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Millions on low pay caught in health-law gap [View news story]
    Leave it to REPUBLICAN state governments undercut a system designed to cover everyone.
    Feb 10, 2014. 06:26 AM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Stock index futures give back gains after NFP print [View news story]
    So what does all this really mean? Heck if I know!
    Feb 7, 2014. 08:40 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • ADP Jobs Report added 175K [View news story]
    well that isn't very exciting
    Feb 5, 2014. 08:17 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • What Now After A Miserable Monday? [View article]
    Care to share your brilliant wisdom for the rest of us idiots?
    Feb 3, 2014. 10:21 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Wal-Mart warns on profits [View news story]
    well that can't be good. Walmart is probably the single best indicator of the overall economy.
    Jan 31, 2014. 08:10 AM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Banned SodaStream ad is a hit [View news story]
    Pure genius. It's almost like they did it on purpose! I wonder if they still have to pay for the spot?
    Jan 29, 2014. 08:23 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Vringo flies higher, Google workaround proposal rejected [View news story]
    Also good news for DSS owners.
    Jan 28, 2014. 07:15 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • More on Caterpillar Q4: Plans major stock buybacks [View news story]
    Nice! Just like McDonalds and all these other huge Dow companies. If you can't organically grow EPS, buy back shares!
    Jan 27, 2014. 07:59 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
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