LONG BEACH, Calif., June 25- The term "green energy" refers to the benign environmental impact of fuel sources, such as wind and solar, that President Barack Obama promoted in a speech on Tuesday. The North American Securities Administrators Association, a financial regulators' organization, recently warned of a proliferation in "green energy" investment scams.
For two-thirds of the year, oil prices have vacillated between $70 and $80 per barrel but on Friday they broke higher. What should you make of the move?
Investors seemed to be at a loss for moves on Friday with technicals favoring the bears but fundamentals appearing bullish.
Over the past several weeks Goldman has been leading the S&P by about a couple hours. But on Thursday they decoupled. How will they reconcile on Friday?
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Despite the lackluster market, there are plenty of ways to profit right now. You just have know where to look. And the Fast traders see opportunity in commodities!
Investing in green tech a great way to get in on the ground floor of a burgeoning sector with global exposure, but you may be taking a gamble on still unproven technologies.
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In honor of Green Week, we decided to further screen a list of major alternative energy stocks on CNBC's Green Special Feature. Here are the results of our "Green Screen"
Geothermal power has not only been getting investor attention recently, but it can lay claim to being perhaps the oldest of renewable energy sources. It is also genuinely renewable. Estimates vary considerably, but all say the potential is vast compared to what exists today.
With billions of dollars now moving into geothermal energy projects around the world, it is no longer a marginal business, meriting a second look by investors looking for a clean technology subsector with significant upside potential.
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This geothermal energy play has plenty of room to grow.
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