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Solar Portfolio significantly outperforms all major indexes in both 2010 and 2011

Point Roberts, South Salem, New York - January 2, 2012 -, a leader in renewable energy and cleantech stock research for independent investors, issues a solar stocks year-end review from solar expert, J. Peter Lynch.

Summary Performance

2010: Solar Portfolio outperforms markets by 310%

Solar Portfolio + 42.94%
Solar Industry Average -14.2%
Major Markets Average + 13.87%


This was done using solar stocks only, with NO transactions in 2010, the initial positions were held without change through the entire year.

2011: Solar Portfolio outperforms markets by 1,416%

Solar Portfolio + 17.56%
Solar Industry Average - 70.3%
Major Markets Average + 1.24%

Note: We will keep you informed but with this current market and its volatility this no time to be fooling around with stocks that are ALL in serious downtrends and 100% of solar stocks are currently in downtrends.

2011 Solar Industry Stock Performance

SymbolCompany NameCurrent Price%Change 2011
ASTIAscent Solar Technologies, Inc.0.39-88.39
CSIQCanadian Solar Inc.2.66-78.53
CSUNChina Sunergy Company Ltd.1.12-91.07
DSTIDayStar Technologies Inc.0.22-85.92
EMKREMCORE Corporation0.86-20.5253
ENEREnergy Conversion Devices Inc0.2-95.61
FSLRFirst Solar, Inc.33.76-74.06
GTATGT Advanced Technologies Inc.7.24-20.61
HSOLSolarfun Power Holdings Co.0.98-88
JASOJA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd1.34-80.64
JKSJinkoSolar Holding Company Limited5-75.15
LDKLDK Solar Company Ltd.4.19-58.6
RSOLReal Goods Solar, Inc.1.43-43.94
SOLReneSola, Ltd. (United Kingdom) ADR1.53-82.49
SPIRSpire Corporation0.63-87.91
SPWRSunpower Corporation6.23-51.44
STPSuntech Power Holdings (China) ADR2.21-72.41
TSLTrina Solar Limited (China)6.68-71.48
WESTAkeena Solar, Inc.0.32-83.05
WFRMEMC Electronic Materials, Inc.3.94-65.01
YGEYingli Green Energy Holding Company Ltd.3.8-61.54
 Average Price Change 2011 -70.31%
SPXS&P 5001257.6-0.0032
DOWDow Jones12217.565.53

Mr. Lynch has worked, for 34 years as a Wall Street security analyst, an independent security analyst and private investor in small emerging technology companies. He has been actively involved in following developments in the renewable energy sector since 1977 and is regarded as an expert in this field. He was the contributing editor for 17 years to the Photovoltaic Insider Report, an early publication in PV that was directed at industrial subscribers, such as major energy companies, utilities and governments around the world. He is currently a private investor and has from time to time been a financial/technology consultant to a number of companies. He can be reached via e-mail at: . Please visit his website for the promotion of solar energy -

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