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2014/9/30
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Unflattering data points kept coming in Tuesday: the energy sector is on track to be the worst performer in S&P 500 for the third quarter, for the month of September, and now for the quarter's final trading session.
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2014/10/17
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Energy stocks have stumbled the most among blue-chip stocks this month, and are headed for another bad quarter after ending the July-September period as the worst-performing sector in the S&P 500.
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2014/10/23
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Prices for residential solar-power systems are expected to drop 3% to 12% this year, continuing a trend that has seen prices fall by double digits in the last couple of years, according to a report released Tuesday.
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2014/11/1
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--Virgin Group's founder Richard Branson vowed Saturday to keep Virgin Galactic's commercial space project going, and said he was headed to the site where the company's spaceship crashed during a test flight Friday, killing one pilot and injuring the other.
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2014/10/22
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Ford Motor Co.
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2014/9/8
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Tesla Motors Inc. shares on Friday took their worst tumble in two months, as investors took a cue from CEO Elon Musk and locked in profits.
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2014/9/5
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Tesla Motors Inc. shares on Friday took their worst tumble in two months, as investors took a cue from CEO Elon Musk and locked in profits.
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2014/9/5
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Tesla Motors Inc. shares on Friday took their worst tumble in two months, as investors took a cue from CEO Elon Musk and locked in profits.
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2014/9/5
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Developers installed 1,133 megawatts of solar panels in the second quarter, up 21% from a year ago, according to a solar-industry report released Friday.
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2014/9/5
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Developers installed 1,133 megawatts of solar panels in the second quarter, up 21% from a year ago, according to a solar-industry report released Friday.
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2014/9/5
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--Nevada is home to the only operating lithium mine in the U.S., which likely played a part, however small, in Tesla Motors Inc.'s decision to locate its much-talked-about battery factory in the state.
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2014/9/5
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Tesla Motors Inc. choice of Nevada as the state to house its battery plant will bring 6,500 jobs to the state and add an estimated $100 billion in economic activity over the next 20 years, according to Nevada Gov.
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2014/9/4
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Tesla Motors Inc. has chosen Nevada as the state to house its battery plant, Nevada Gov.
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2014/9/4
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--Nevada is home to the only operating lithium mine in the U.S., which likely played a part, however small, in Tesla Motors Inc.'s apparent decision to locate its much-talked-about battery factory in the state.
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2014/9/4
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Tesla Motors Inc.'s choice of Nevada as the site of its $5 billion battery factory has already lifted the mood in the state, which has tried to diversify away from gambling, its best-known industry, and has struggled with high unemployment.
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2014/9/3
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Solar-power companies have attracted fewer investors than what's warranted by their performance, with "solid growth" in store for the months ahead, analysts at Cowen & Co.
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2014/8/28
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Power generation from renewable energy sources saw strong growth in the past year, but that growth is imperilled if government policies don't catch up, the International Energy Agency said Thursday.
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2014/8/28
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--Abercrombie & Fitch Co.
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2014/8/27
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--Abercrombie & Fitch Co.
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2014/10/2
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Elon Musk whipped the Internet into a frenzy Thursday with a cryptic tweet about the coming of the "D" -- without adding much by way of explanation.
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2014/10/2
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--As the drubbing in energy stocks and commodities continues, analysts are betting that the midstream companies, those conducting the less- glamorous business of transporting and storing oil and natural gas, are the most likely to succeed.
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2014/10/20
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Ford Motor Co.
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2014/10/20
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- General Motors Co.
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2014/9/17
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--Elon Musk, the CEO of s SpaceX as well as Tesla Motors Inc., tweeted his thanks to NASA for choosing his rocket company (and Boeing Co.) to take U.S. astronauts back to space in a few years.
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2014/9/17
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--Elon Musk, the CEO of s Space X as well as Tesla Motors Inc., tweeted his thanks to NASA for choosing his rocket company (and Boeing Co.) to take U.S. astronauts back to space in a few years.
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2014/10/16
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Energy stocks have stumbled the most among blue-chip stocks this month, and are headed for another bad quarter after ending the July-September period as the worst-performing sector in the S&P 500.
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2014/9/19
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch)--China is likely to end this year adding 13 gigawatts of residential solar power, which will help solar-power companies in the second half of the year, Citi said Friday.
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2014/9/19
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Goldman Sachs is just not that into Tesla.
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2014/9/18
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Elon Musk-backed SolarCity will soon lose its place as the only U.S. publicly traded solar installer, just as residential solar power emerges as one of the most exciting themes in clean energy and generates strong investor interest.
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2014/9/18
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Elon Musk-backed SolarCity will soon lose its place as the only U.S. publicly traded solar installer, just as residential solar power emerges as one of the most exciting themes in clean energy and generates strong investor interest.
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