Market Vectors Glbl Alter. Engy ETF Trst (NYSEMKT:GEX)

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thclevel (< 20)
Submitted February 07, 2009

One of the newer offerings in terms of alternative energy ETFs is the Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF (GEX). This ETF is based on the stocks of 30 companies that are involved in alternative energy. This can include anything from… More

WillSurfForFood (63.20)
Submitted December 13, 2012

I love the idea of alternative energy but historically they have been great vehicles for losing money. Occasionally there will be a huge run up in some sector such as fuel cells about 15 years ago or solar just a couple years ago. But it you go back… More

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Member Avatar WillSurfForFood (63.20) Submitted: 12/13/2012 12:31:40 PM : Underperform Start Price: $30.93 GEX Score: -23.44

I love the idea of alternative energy but historically they have been great vehicles for losing money. Occasionally there will be a huge run up in some sector such as fuel cells about 15 years ago or solar just a couple years ago. But it you go back and look many of those companies don't even exist anymore. Eventually there many be some big winners in this area but I just wouldn't want to gamble on which ones.

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Member Avatar mighelinger (< 20) Submitted: 12/21/2010 6:39:45 PM : Underperform Start Price: $54.45 GEX Score: +83.86

According to the charts, it has been underperforming since February.

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Member Avatar JTP19 (< 20) Submitted: 2/6/2010 12:27:27 PM : Outperform Start Price: $58.42 GEX Score: -125.41

Gotta like the (albeit small) dividend on an alternative energy etf!

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Seekinglite

Seekinglite (< 20) Score: +170.13

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Member Name Member
Rating
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Date
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Stock
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Seekinglite < 20 10/8/2008 Underperform NS $69.39 -13.54% +156.59% +170.13 0 Comment
ericjj1 < 20 11/9/2007 Underperform NS $702.20 -91.46% +75.10% +166.56 0 Comment
toorima 98.19 7/7/2008 Underperform 3M $132.08 -54.57% +98.11% +152.68 0 Comment
pboz < 20 1/23/2008 Underperform NS $115.52 -48.06% +92.77% +140.83 0 Comment
larryburst < 20 11/9/2007 Underperform 3Y $154.45 -61.15% +74.70% +135.85 0 Comment
mighelinger < 20 12/22/2010 Underperform 3Y $54.45 +10.18% +94.05% +83.86 1 Comment
jhudson8 < 20 9/26/2011 Underperform 3M $35.21 +70.39% +112.45% +42.06 0 Comment
SolarisKing < 20 10/19/2012 Outperform 5Y $29.01 +106.85% +67.61% +39.25 0 Comment
uberalpha 32.17 8/13/2012 Outperform 3M $28.47 +110.76% +73.33% +37.43 0 Comment
operator00 43.71 8/28/2012 Outperform 5Y $29.12 +106.05% +72.47% +33.58 0 Comment

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