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Sun Sets On Solar Power In Germany; Industry Slashes 50% Of Jobs In Two Years

Germany’s solar power industry shed a staggering 5,000 jobs over the past two years, reducing the size of the industry by more than half, according to new data released on Tuesday by the Federal Office for Statistics.<p>A prolonged supply glut induced by cheap Chinese solar imports has resulted in a …

Markets punish South America's Bad and Ugly economies

<b>Emerging markets have been getting it in the neck this last week. But many argue not all deserve such treatment.</b><p>Globally, investors are most anxious about Brazil, Indonesia, India, South Africa and Turkey. They've been dubbed the Fragile Five by investment bank Morgan Stanley.<p>The common …

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Google: Why We Bought Nest

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- When <b>Google</b> (GOOG) announced it was buying <b>Nest</b> for $3.2 billion a couple of weeks ago, it caught a lot of people off guard. …

6 Things Apple Needs to Learn From Facebook, Amazon, Google, Tesla & Disney

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- For us at Economic Timing, earnings season is a time to take a step back and reassess current holdings. Such analysis doesn't …