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    Microsoft, Baidu pop; Visa, Pandora drop after hours

    MarketWatch – 6:40 PM ET 04/24/2014

    SAN FRANCISCO-- Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) shares rose in the extended session Thursday after the software giant's quarterly profit declined but topped Wall Street estimates. Shares of Microsoft (MSFT) rose 3% to $41.06 on very heavy volume after the Redmond, Wash.-based company reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of 68 cents a share on revenue of $20.4 billion. Analysts surveyed by FactSet had forecast 63 cents a share on revenue of $20.39 billion.

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    SunPower sees 'strong demand' for rooftop solar business

    MarketWatch – 4:52 PM ET 04/24/2014

    SAN FRANCISCO-- SunPower Corp. (SPWR) said Thursday its first-quarter net profit was $65 million, versus a net loss of $55 million a year earlier. The solar power developer also reported an adjusted income of $75 million, compared with an adjusted net income of $27 million in the year-ago period. SunPower's adjusted earnings were 49 cents a share, compared with 22 cents a share in the first quarter of 2013. Adjusted revenues hit $683.7 million, up from $574.6 million in the year-ago period.

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    SunPower has quarterly profit compared with a year-ago loss

    Reuters – 4:35 PM ET 04/24/2014

    SunPower Corp (SPWR), a maker of solar panels, on Thursday reported a first-quarter profit compared with a year-ago loss as revenue rose in its largest North American market. Profit in the quarter was $65 million, or 42 cents per share, compared with a loss of $54.7 million, or 46 cents in the same quarter a year earlier.

  4. SunPower Q1 adjusted EPS 49c vs 22c a year ago

    MarketWatch – 4:28 PM ET 04/24/2014
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    SunPower Reports First-Quarter 2014 Results

    PR Newswire – 4:05 PM ET 04/24/2014

    SAN JOSE, Calif. "SunPower once again posted strong quarterly results, reflecting the power of our full value chain integration and diversified market footprint. "Regionally, our North America business continued to perform well. "Our EMEA business also performed well as we exceeded our revenue and margin goals for the quarter.

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    SunPower gains ahead of earnings

    MarketWatch – 12:38 PM ET 04/24/2014

    SAN FRANCISCO-- Shares of SunPower Corp. (SPWR) rose 0.8% Thursday ahead of first-quarter earnings that most analysts believe will beat expectations. SunPower shares had declined in early trading, caught in a downdraft for broad U.S. market. Concerns about Ukraine resurfaced and chipped away at early investor enthusiasm for stocks following Apple Inc. (AAPL) good results late Wednesday.

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    SunPower earnings: Financing, new markets are key

    MarketWatch – 11:01 AM ET 04/24/2014

    SAN FRANCISCO-- Sunpower Corp. (SPWR) will release its first-quarter earnings on Thursday at 4:30 Eastern. This is what investors can expect:. Earnings: Analysts surveyed by FactSet, citing non-GAAP numbers that exclude share option expenses, estimate SunPower will earn 33 cents a share, compared with 22 cents a share a year earlier.

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    Plug Power shares sink on secondary offer, short sales

    MarketWatch – 11:35 AM ET 04/23/2014

    Plug Power (PLUG) on Wednesday tripped a Nasdaq short-sale circuit breaker that imposes a restriction on prices at which securities may be sold short, and shares fell nearly 8%. About 30% of the fuel-cell supplier's shares are sold short, according to FactSet. With Wednesday's stumble, shares of Plug Power (PLUG) were down more than 15% so far this week.

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    Technical Data on Top Gainers -- Research on Rent-A-Center, Sarepta Therapeutics, Chelsea Therapeutics Intl., and SunPower

    PR Newswire – 11:32 AM ET 04/23/2014

    LONDON, April 23, 2014 The trading session on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 ended on a higher note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 16,514.37, up 0.40% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,161.46, up 0.97%. The S&P 500 finished the session 0.41% higher at 1,879.55. The gains were broad based as eight out of ten sectors finished on a positive note. SOURCE Investor-Edge.

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    Google, SunPower create $250 million fund to buy home solar systems; SunPower stock up 7%

    MarketWatch – 11:19 AM ET 04/23/2014

    SAN FRANCISCO- Google Inc. on Wednesday said it has teamed up with SunPower Corp. (SPWR) in creating a $250 million fund for buying residential rooftop solar systems. The partnership aims to make "it easier for thousands of households across the U.S. to go solar," Google (GOOG) said in a company blog post. Google (GOOG) and SunPower will buy the solar panel systems and then lease them to homeowners "at a cost that's typically lower than their normal electricity bill."

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    Google, SunPower unwrap solar-power deal

    MarketWatch – 11:19 AM ET 04/23/2014

    SAN FRANCISCO-- Google Inc. on Wednesday said it has teamed up with SunPower Corp. (SPWR) for a big push to make solar power more accessible to households. Google (GOOG) and SunPower are creating a $250 million fund for buying residential rooftop solar systems, aimed to "make it easier for thousands of households across the U.S. to go solar," Google (GOOG) said in a company blog post. The news sent SunPower's stock rallying 8%.

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    Google, SunPower to Finance Residential Solar Lease Projects

    DJ Business News – 9:13 AM ET 04/23/2014

    Google Inc. continued to pour money into renewable technologies, unveiling a new program with solar-panel maker SunPower Corp. (SPWR) to provide financing to support about $250 million in residential solar-lease projects. Google (GOOG) is committing up to $100 million in the program and SunPower is committing about $150 million. About 20,000 Americans already lease solar power systems from SunPower, and thousands more are expected to take part in the new financing program, the...

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    Google and SunPower Team Up to Finance $250 Million in Residential Solar Lease Projects

    PR Newswire – 8:30 AM ET 04/23/2014

    MOUNTAIN VIEW and SAN JOSE, Calif. "We're pleased to team with SunPower to make solar power accessible to more homeowners, and offer families a more effective way to reduce their carbon footprint," said Kojo Ako-Asare, head of corporate finance at Google.

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    Companies Coming Up With Financial Releases -- Research on Lorillard, SunPower, Avnet, and CalAmp

    PR Newswire – 1:17 PM ET 04/22/2014

    LONDON, April 22, 2014 Earningsource.com provides investors with earnings schedule updates throughout the earnings season. SOURCE Earnings Source.

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    Plug Power down 5% as Hyundai JV fails to excite

    MarketWatch – 11:34 AM ET 04/22/2014

    SAN FRANCISCO-- Shares of Plug Power Inc. (PLUG) lost 4.9% on Tuesday, adding to the stock's previous losses as an announced joint venture with Hyundai Hysco Co. Lt.d failed to excite investors. Plug Power (PLUG) said Monday it was forming the JV with Hyundai Hysco, a supplier to Hyundai Motor, to make and sell hydrogen fuel cells in Asia. That was in line with Plug's "aggressive international growth strategy," the company said in a press release.

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    SunPower Solar Power Systems Planned for Five Pajaro Valley Unified School District Campuses

    PR Newswire – 8:00 AM ET 04/22/2014

    SAN JOSE, Calif. "We expect that these SunPower systems will offset approximately 74 percent of the electricity usage across all five school sites, allowing Pajaro Valley Unified School District to use the savings to support our academic and enrichment programs," said Brett McFadden, chief business officer of PVUSD.

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    Yingli to invest in Chinese solar projects

    MarketWatch – 11:26 AM ET 04/16/2014

    SAN FRANCISCO-- Yingli Green Holding Co. said Wednesday it has created a fund in partnership with a Chinese private-equity firm to invest in solar projects in China, taking a step toward becoming a solar developer. The plan is to invest about $160 million, with the solar-panel manufacturer holding a 51% stake of the partnership with Shanghai Sailing Capital Management Co. Ltd.. U.S.-listed shares of Yingli rose 1.3% on Wednesday, outpacing competitors.

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    Deca Technologies Ships 100-Millionth Wafer-Level Packaged Component

    Market Wire – 8:00 AM ET 04/16/2014

    04/16/14 -- Deca Technologies, an electronic interconnect solutions provider to the semiconductor industry, today announced that it has shipped its 100-millionth component.

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    Yingli's warning casts first-quarter shadow on solar

    MarketWatch – 10:53 AM ET 04/11/2014

    SAN FRANCISCO-- Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. (YGE) warned late Thursday it will ship fewer solar modules in the first quarter than it expected, casting doubt over first-quarter earnings for solar companies. U.S.-listed shares of Yingli fell 5.4% on Friday. Shares of most solar and green-energy companies declined as well, tracking a market swoon exacerbated Friday by disappointing first-quarter earnings from J. P. Morgan Chase& Co..

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    Meritage Homes Celebrates Earth Month by Including a SunPower Solar Power System on New Homes in California

    PR Newswire – 8:00 AM ET 04/10/2014

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. and SAN JOSE, Calif. This promotion launches a nationwide joint offering announced by Meritage and SunPower in February to provide leading comprehensive energy efficiency and solar power solutions to all Meritage homebuyers throughout the U.S.  It reinforces Meritage's commitment to make every home it builds solar-ready, with the ability to achieve zero net energy consumption.


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