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Indian PM Narendra Modi is expected to bang the drum for his "Make in India" campaign during his China visit, but will firms from the "world's factory floor" bite?
*Plans to set up low-cost plants outside China. Trina's U.S. rivals, SunPower Corp and First Solar Inc, said last week that they were in talks to set up a venture that would hold some of their power-generating assets. The company said it expects to spend $250 million- $300 million on its manufacturing business and about $1.1 billion on the downstream, or power plants,...
March 4- Trina Solar Ltd said it expects to set up low-cost plants outside China to ramp up production capacity this year, as the panel maker tries to counter U.S. and EU duties on products made in the Asian country. Trina Solar, which expects to add 500 megawatts cell and 800 MW of module capacity in 2015, said it also plans to use local manufacturers in select...
March 4- Trina Solar Ltd reported a 31 percent fall in quarterly profit, hurt by higher costs and a loss on foreign exchange. Net profit attributable to Trina Solar fell to $10.6 million, or 13 cents per American depositary share, in the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, from $15.5 million, or 21 cents per ADS, a year earlier. Revenue rose 34 percent to $705 million.
Wednesday's economic reports will be mined for clues on whether the U.S. economy is strong enough for the Fed to become less "patient" this month.
Some energy-linked stocks have sold off unfairly, presenting an excellent buying opportunity, according to a renewable investing expert.
*SunPower Q4 adj profit of $0.26/ shares vs est. of $0.24. *SunPower, First Solar shares up on JV news. Feb 24- Shares of solar companies got a boost on Tuesday, a day after SunPower Corp and First Solar Inc said they were in talks to jointly spin off some assets, a move expected to generate stable cash flows for the long-standing rivals.
The U.S. confirmed steep import duties on solar products from China and Taiwan on Tuesday which could inflame trade tensions between the countries.
WASHINGTON, Dec 16- The United States confirmed steep import duties on solar products from China and Taiwan on Tuesday in a decision that may inflame trade tensions between the two countries. Producers in China face separate anti-subsidy duties. The move is set to deal a heavy blow to China and Taiwan's solar panel shipment to the U.S. market in the short term,...
Nov 26- Chinese solar panel maker ReneSola Ltd reported a surprise quarterly loss as shipments fell by more than a fifth, sending the company's shares down more than 12 percent. ReneSola's peers such as Trina Solar Ltd and Yingli Green Energy Holding Co Ltd also cut their shipment forecasts this week as their focus on lower-priced markets such as China was...
Some of Monday's midday movers:
The residential solar market is on fire, but the trend could disrupt some traditional energy companies.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
The Commerce Department announced new duties on Chinese solar products Wednesday, sending U.S. solar stocks higher.
Companies making headlines after the bell Thursday: Annie's, Express, Splunk & more
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Tesla stock will likely drop to $100 per share before it hits $200, R.W. Baird's Ben Kallo says.
Some traders are convinced the stock market is poised to move higher into the year end, and the week ahead may provide more proof of that.
"A bubble was in 2007 when we were really focused on Europe," Ben Kallo says.