2 Reasons to Buy Solar Stocks Now

Solar stocks have been on fire over the past few weeks, but there are still reasons to be bullish long-term. China has announced that it will cut subsidies to solar companies and encourage mergers and acquisitions in the industry. 

Add to that the news this week that Berkshire Hathaway's energy subsidiary MidAmerican Energy would buy SunPower's (NASDAQ: SPWR  ) 579 MW Antelope Valley projects and the bulls came out of hiding

These are two great signs for solar and I think it will bring about a great 2013

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  • Report this Comment On January 07, 2013, at 9:41 PM, RickRickert4MVP wrote:

    More videos!

  • Report this Comment On January 08, 2013, at 7:19 PM, longline wrote:

    Ive heard china adding huge subsidies and will

    become a World leader in solar,Stocks have

    already rocketed on the news,but this is just

    the start,China is in the beginning of a Bull

    market,huge opportunity.!!!!!

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