Historically, tumultuous times offer some of the best opportunities to buy stocks, and the market's recent mess surely qualifies. Even with all the volatility in the renewable energy sector affecting solar module maker Evergreen Solar
In our Motley Fool CAPS community, 2,080 investors have given a bullish or bearish opinion on Evergreen Solar. Poring through the detailed information packed in pitches and other comments, I've dug up three of the top reasons why many members consider the stock a buy today.
1. Low-cost manufacturing: While solar players like Yingli Green Energy
2. Solar green shoots?: Although Evergreen's earnings took a hit, second-quarter revenue nearly tripled to $63.8 million as it shipped nearly six more megawatts of products than in the first quarter. Like MEMC Electronic Materials'
3. Demand upturn: Peer SunPower
Of course, there's a lot more devil in the details of these buy-side opinions, which is why CAPS is such a great resource to check and balance your own analysis. You can read the bullish and bearish sides to every stock. To see what the very best CAPS members are saying now about Evergreen Solar, just click on over to Motley Fool CAPS and have a look -- it's all free, and your opinion's welcome, too. And be sure to check out the counterargument to this article with three reasons to sell Evergreen Solar.
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