Dow, NASDAQ, Solar Have Good Month July 2010 0

Economy improving slowly

A trickle of confidence in the markets returned in July. U.S. andEuropean stocks recovered much of the losses of earlier months showingdefinite but slow growth while dumping gold and U.S. dollar as a result.

The Dow finished at 10465.94, a gain of 41 points or .4% since last Friday. The NASDAQ slipped 15 points to 2254.70, a .65% loss. Stocks in the 20Solar Stocks Index (20SSI) fell 29 points to 348.76, over an 8% drop for the week.

Satcon, a solar inverter maker, gained 24% to be theweek’s biggest gainer. MEMC, a chip maker, slid over 22% to be thebiggest loser of the 20SSI for the week. On July 2, the 20SSI finishedat 333 then hit a high of 363 on July 9, then continued to slip the next three week to finish at today’s 349.

20 Solar Stocks Index Week of July 26-30, 2010

Monday Open Friday Close Up/Down % Change Close 1/5/09* Close 3/6/09**
Dow Jones DJIA 10424.62 10465.94 +41.32 +.3963% 8952.89 6626.95
NASDAQ 2269.47 2254.70 -14.77 -.6550 1628.03 1293.85
Akeena Solar AKNS .83 .83 NC 0 2.28 .61
Amtel Systems ASYS 10.32 10.08 -.24 -2.380 4.00 2.73
Applied Materials AMAT 12.51 11.80 -.71 -6.016 10.67 8.70
Canadian Solar CSIQ 13.74 12.10 -1.64 -13.55 7.00 3.0601
ECD (UniSolar) ENER 5.00 4.84 -.16 -3.305 29.33 17.45
Entech Solar ENSL.OB .12 .12 NC 0 .28 .23
Evergreen Solar ESLR .698 .66 -.038 -5.757 3.60 1.03
First Solar FSLR 139.99 125.45 -14.54 -11.59 157.80 108.49
GT Solar Int. SOLR 6.71 6.48 -.23 -3.549 4.00 4.02
JA Solar JASO 6.35 5.95 -.40 -6.722 5.09 1.91
Kyocera KYO 85.81 89.44 +3.63 +4.230 71.87 54.21
LDK Solar LDK 6.70 6.53 -.17 -2.603 14.84 4.40
MEMC Elect. WFR 11.68 9.56 -2.12 -22.17 15.76 13.68
Renesola SOL 8.01 7.58 -.43 -5.672 5.15 2.1201
Satcon SATC 3.00 3.72 +.72 +24.00 1.60 1.23
SolarFun SOLF 10.15 9.46 -.69 -7.293 6.12 2.30
SunPower SPWRA 13.45 12.43 -1.02 -8.205 45.13 23.39
SunTech STP 11.05 9.95 -1.10 -11.05 13.55 5.34
Trina Solar TSL 24.35 21.74 -2.61 -12.01 10.09 7.23
Yingli YGE 12.50 10.95 -1.55 -14.15 7.25 3.888
20SSI Weekly Cumulative: Previous 377.97 Current 348.76 Change -29.21/-8.375% Avg Stock 6.09%*** 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 Akeena Solar, Amtel Systems
and Entech Solar. This listing is strictly informational and impliesneither endorsement or disapproval of any stock listed. Comments arealways welcome.

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