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Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2018: Wrap-Up
While my full year performance was satisfactory, my short term predictions from the start of December fared less well.
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Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2019
During bear markets, most investors reassess their willingness to take risk. Some sell all their stocks, while others reallocate their investments to less risky stocks.
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Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2018: Quick November Update
I continue to be very concerned about stock market valuation and expect the correction that started last summer to continue in 2019.
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Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2018: Third Quarter Earnings
The results of Tuesday’s election are likely to cause more volatility in the stock market no matter what happens, but I feel that we have reached at least a short term pause in the market correction that started in September.
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Permaculture Design And Stock Market Investing
Once upon a time choosing stocks to invest in based on the fundamental value of the companies they represent (called fundamental or value investing) was the dominant paradigm for investors.
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Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2018: Second Quarter Earnings
July and August saw some mild recovery for the stock market after a difficult first half of 2018. Clean energy income stocks continue to lag the broader market.
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Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2017: Summer Harvest
1 year ago

Just published a new article, here: www.altenergystocks.com/.../brookfields-yieldco-buying-spree/ since you ask.

In this article: SSW, PEGI, CAFD, HASI, NYLD-A, NEP, ABY, CVA, MIXT, ASPN
Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2017: January Jump
2 years ago

That's right. As of Dec 31st, 2016, I was confident that the stocks would end the year in between the high and low targets. See the original 10 for 17 article for details: www.altenergystocks.com/.../...essing_trump_1.html

In this article: PEGI, CAFD, HASI, NYLD-A, ABY, NEP, CVA, SSW, MIXT, ASPN
Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2016: July - August Earnings Season
2 years ago

It depends on my investment goals and risk tolerance. I think $REGI has the greatest potential for gains from the current price. $PEGI is probably best for a more risk adverse reader. But I don't buy that premise that I can only invest in one. You could use a brokerage like Motif and buy a basket of stocks for a single $9.95 commission. www.altenergystocks.com/.../...mall_investors.html

In this article: AMRC, REGI, PEGI, HASI, MIXT, TERP, EVA, GPP, GLBL, NYLD-A, TRSWF
Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2015: A Fine February
4 years ago

Disruptive technologies like solar always have trouble with incumbents, but I believe that solar's growing cost advantage has reached the point that utilities cannot win, they can only delay. And the worse they make the economics for grid-connected solar, the more attractive off-grid solar will become.

The smarter utilities are the ones taking the "if you can't beat em join em" tactic, and are incorporating distributed solar in their business plans by doing things like renting homeowner's rooftops for their own solar installations. The homeowner gets the rental payment and no headaches, while the utility avoids losing marketshare to a solar leasing company, and gets to ratebase the installation.

In this article: HASI, MCQPF, ACGPF, NFYEF, AMRC, MIXT, PW, FF, BGC, TRSWF
Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2014: Spooky October
4 years ago

You make a good point that I should have mentioned oil prices in my discussion of PBW's recent decline.

On the other hand, what's happening to clean energy stocks in general is less relevant to my list, which is designed to invest in clean energy without the same level of risk you would get with ETFs like PBW. You'll note that my list is beating both its clean energy benchmark *and* small cap stocks in general.

In this article: AMRC, MCQPF, MGMXF, NFYEF, PENGF, PFBOF, HASI, ACGPF, PW, MIXT
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ACGPF Accell Group NV Heerenveen
AMRC Ameresco Inc.
BEP Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners L.P.
BGC General Cable Corporation
CVA Covanta Holding Corporation
GEX Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF Trust
HASI Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital
INGXF INNERGEX RENEWABLE
MCQPF CAPSTONE INFRAS CORP
MGMXF ALTERRA POWER CORP
NFYEF NEW FLYER INDS INC
NYLD NRG Yield, Inc
PBW PowerShares WilderHill Clean Energy Portfolio
PEGI Pattern Energy Group Inc.
PFBOF PFB CORP
PW Power Reit
SSW Seaspan Corporation
TERP TerraForm Power, Inc.
VE Veolia Environnement
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