Solar ETFs

Why Has the Guggenheim Solar ETF (TAN) Underperformed?

In a recent article, we were raving about the incredible growth of the US solar industry over the past year. With a +95% growth in installations mainly driven by photovoltaics (PV), last year was truly record-breaking for solar energy. For those of you unfamiliar with the term, PV is what usually comes to mind when thinking about solar […]

Solar ETFs: Guggenheim’s TAN or Market Vectors’ KWT?

Solar stocks went on a tear in 2013 with the Guggenheim Solar ETF (NYSEARCA:TAN) and the Market Vectors Solar ETF (NYSEARCA:KWT) taking the spots for 1st and 4th best performing ETFs of 2013 with returns of +122% and +98% respectively. Investors who don’t want to stomach the volatility of solar stocks or try and cherry-pick the potential […]