Solar Stocks Decline This Week


First solar slip in weeks

The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained nearly 70 points for the week toend a 11132.56, a gain of .6%. The NASDAQ composite followed suit with a 13 point gain to 2479.39, a .5% rise. Stocks in the 20 Solar StocksIndex fell an average of nearly 5% to 426.05, nearly a 15 point losssince last Friday. It was the third straight week of gains for mostmajor indexes.

20 Solar Stocks Index Week of October 18-22, 2010

Monday Open Friday Close Up/Down % Change Close 1/5/09* Close 3/6/09**
Dow Jones DJIA 11062.78 11132.56 +69.78 +.6307% 8952.89 6626.95
NASDAQ 2466.77 2479.39 +12.62 +.5116 1628.03 1293.85
Amtel Systems ASYS 19.45 17.35 -2.10 -12.10 4.00 2.73
Applied Materials AMAT 12.02 12.12 +.10 +.8319 10.67 8.70
Canadian Solar CSIQ 15.48 14.52 -.96 -6.611 7.00 3.0601
ECD (UniSolar) ENER 4.93 4.68 -.25 -5.341 29.33 17.45
Entech Solar ENSL.OB .11 .10 -.01 -.10 .28 .23
Evergreen Solar ESLR .93 .971 +.041 +4.408 3.60 1.03
First Solar FSLR 144.56 145.55 +.99 +.6848 157.80 108.49
GT Solar Int. SOLR 9.07 8.40 -.67 -7.976 4.00 4.02
JA Solar JASO 9.11 8.48 -.63 -7.429 5.09 1.91
Kyocera KYO 106.12 104.35 -1.77 -1.696 71.87 54.21
LDK Solar LDK 12.12 10.74 -1.38 -12.85 14.84 4.40
MEMC Elect. WFR 13.39 12.56 -.83 -6.608 15.76 13.68
Renesola SOL 13.03 11.08 -1.95 -17.59 5.15 2.1201
Satcon SATC 4.16 4.33 +.17 +4.086 1.60 1.23
SolarFun SOLF 11.07 10.28 -.79 -7.684 6.12 2.30
SunPower SPWRA 14.12 13.43 -.69 -5.137 45.13 23.39
SunTech STP 9.42 8.70 -.72 -8.275 13.55 5.34
Trina Solar TSL 27.87 26.22 -1.65 -6.292 10.09 7.23
Westinghouse Solar (Akeena) WEST .551 .5399 -.0111 -2.055 2.28 .61
Yingli YGE 13.12 11.65 -1.47 -12.61 7.25 3.888
20SSI Weekly Cumulative: Previous 440.63 Current 426.05 Change -14.58/-3.42% Avg Stock -4.94%*** 1/05/09* 415.41 3/06/09** 266.01

* The starting date of the 20 Solar Stock Index (20SSI).
** The Concensus "new" bull market began on Monday, March 9, 2009.
*** Starting 6/11/10: In order to arrive at a truer stock gain/losspercentage, stocks with the highest percentage gain and worst drop areeliminated from the average.
NOTE: All above stocks have market capitalization of $100M+ except Westinghouse Solar (formerly Akeena), Amtel Systems
and Entech Solar. This listing is strictly informational and impliesneither endorsement or disapproval of any stock listed. Comments arealways welcome.