Dow 7000, Dow 5000, Dow 3000? Where will it all end?! I’m sure most of us have read numerous predictions about where the market is headed. Relatively optimistic market observers believe we are close to a bottom already, while others have been as pessimistic as to suggest that the Dow could fall all the way to 3000, or even further! [more]
The market has pummeled solar stocks across the board in the recent downturn. Many of the big names in solar have lost over 50% during the past few months. All of this is in spite of the fact that the United States government recently extended and expanded the solar tax credit. There is also some optimism that Japan and potentially other nations will incentivize solar soon. Given this, it’s certainly arguable that there is a lot of value to be found in the solar sector and it may very well be worthwhile to bargain shop in solar stocks. [more]
THE SKY IS FALLING! THE SKY IS FALLING! ALL LIFE ON EARTH WILL SOON PERISH!
That means it’s the perfect time to load up on some stocks with high-growth potential! If the world is ending, you might as well take some risks, right? And while, we had a little bit of a reprieve due to the early week rally, don't be surprised if we see cries of DOOM DOOM DOOM a few more times before it's all over. [more]
4. Evergreen Solar (ESLR)
Poor beaten-down Evergreen Solar; you almost have to feel sorry for them. While companies like First Solar (FSLR), Energy Conversion Devices (ENER), and even Chinese solar manufacturers like Canadian Solar (CSIQ) shot up during the past few years, Evergreen has been the ignored stepchild of solar. [more]
Historic Post-Crash Market Returns [more]