Why Are Solar Stocks Crashing?

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Solar stocks have been pummeled over the past few weeks but investors shouldn't be bailing on solar stocks just yet. SunPower and First Solar recently reported outstanding earnings and Canadian Solar , Trina Solar , and JinkoSolar are all reporting a profit again. 

The industry sell-off has been broad based, but with all of this improvement, it might be time to buy solar stocks. Erin Miller sat down with solar analyst Travis Hoium to see what he thinks of these stocks right now. 

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The article Why Are Solar Stocks Crashing? originally appeared on Fool.com.

Erin Miller has no position in any stocks mentioned. Fool contributor Travis Hoium manages an account that owns shares of SunPower and personally owns shares and has the following options: long January 2015 $5 calls on SunPower, long January 2015 $7 calls on SunPower, long January 2015 $15 calls on SunPower, long January 2015 $25 calls on SunPower, and long January 2015 $40 calls on SunPower. The Motley Fool has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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