Entries by Mark Henwood

Only Renewables Gain (Week Ending 4/25) + Solar ETFs

Author: Mark Henwood Broad market indices were mixed this week and so were Camino’s PurePlay™ indices. The Solar index followed last week’s 7.0% gain with a small 0.2% decline. The index members were also mixed with 15 stocks increasing and 19 stocks declining. Most notable in the group was Centrosolar (C3O.DE) which gained 26.2% for […]

All Ships Floated (Week Ending 4/18)

Author: Mark HenwoodAll broad market indices rose this week. All of Camino’s PurePlay™ indices rose also. The Solar index followed last week’s 4.7% decline with a solid 7.0% increase. The advance was broad-based with 28 stocks increasing and 6 stocks declining. ReneSola Ltd (SOLA.L) led all gains increasing 32.1% for the week. On April 17 […]

Only Renewable Electricity Stocks Advance (Week Ending 4/11)

Author: Mark HenwoodSustainable energy stocks followed the broader markets down this week with only Renewable Electricity able to show a gain.The Solar index followed last week’s 14.5% advance with a 4.7% decline. The retreat was broad-based with only 4 stocks increasing and 30 stocks declining. Aloe Solar SG (AS1.DE) led the declines falling 13.1% for […]

Solar Again Leads Sustainable Energy Stocks (Week Ending 4/4)

Author: Mark Henwood Sustainable energy stocks rewarded investors again this week. All of the Camino indices advanced, one significantly. The Solar index followed last week’s 19.6% gain with another big advance of 14.5% paring the YTD decline for the sector to –24.6%. 28 stocks increased and 4 decreased. The index increased 7.1% on Friday alone, […]

Solar Leads Sustainable Energy Stocks (Week Ending 3/28)

Author: Mark Henwood There was no ambiguity in sustainable energy stocks this week. All of the Camino indices advanced, two significantly.The Solar index increased 19.6% paring the YTD decline for the sector to –34.1%. All 33 stocks in the index advanced. Ascent Solar Technologies Inc. (ASTI) led the way with a huge 84.4% increase for […]

The Week in Sustainable Energy Stocks (Week Ending 3/14)

Author: Mark Henwood The Dow traded in a 569 range this week reflecting negative credit market news and strong intervention by government institutions. Global results were mixed with EAFA advancing and the S&P and Emerging Markets declining. The final changes were not dramatic. This translated into mixed results for the Camino indices with three indices […]

The week in sustainable energy stocks (ending 3/7/08) ….

By Mark Henwood Continuing concerns with economic conditions drove all the broad stock indicators into negative territory for the week. With one expectation our sustainable energy indices followed suit with three indices retreating and one, Renewable Electricity, advancing. The Solar index suffered another large drop of 5.9% bringing the YTD decline for the sector to […]

The week in sustainable energy stocks….

By Mark Henwood Neal says “keep going”. So let’s start with the big picture. Stocks were down – S&P, EAFA, emerging markets. Commodities advanced. The broad based ETN tracking the DJ AIG commodity index (DJP) increased 3.1% for the week. This was the week of oil history. Our sustainable energy indices were mixed with one, […]

The week in sustainable energy stocks….

Neal asked me if I would comment on the markets for sustainable energy stocks in the last week. It’s an area I follow closely so he hopes I will occasionally stumble across some nuggets. Let me start by saying I believe there is potential for good returns in sustainable energy stocks over time. In the […]