Solar Stocks Could Fall thanks to Germany

Solar Company Stocks

Tough news for even the healthiest and best of solar companies as Germany may cut solar energy subsidies by 16% in 2011.  That could hurt the share prices of First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR), SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ:SPWRA) and Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:STP)

SunPower Upgrades Helps the Solar Stocks (ESLR, SPWRA, LDK)

Solar Company Stocks

SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ:SPWRA) shares are up 10% today thanks to upgrades from Soleil Securities Raymond James, that's also putting some fire in shares of Evergreen Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESLR) and LDK Solar Co., Ltd. (NYSE:LDK).

Friday's Biggest Losers: SunPower and Palm (SPWRA, PALM)

NBC's 'The Biggest Loser'

SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ:SPWRA) shares are down 14% and Palm Inc. (NASDAQ:PALM) is falling harder down 26%.  TGIF for investors as the market takes a nasty turn and the future looks bleek for Palm shareholders.

Solar Stocks Fall on First Solar's (FSLR) 2009 Outlook

Solar Company Stocks

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) doubled 2008 profits but their 2009 outlook is bringing down shares 18% this morning. The company said "The short-term outlook for the solar industry has never looked more difficult."

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