Tom Konrad's Articles

- April 03, 2015

Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2015: Marching Ahead

My Ten Clean Energy Stocks for 2015 model portfolio added a second month to its winning streak, with a 6.1 percent gain for the month and a 5.7 percent gain for the year, despite a...

- March 03, 2015

Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2015: A Fine February

After a rough start to the year, My Ten Clean Energy Stocks for 2015 posted a strong recovery in February.

- February 05, 2015

Ten Clean Energy Stocks: A Rocky Start To 2015

2015 got off to a rocky start for both the broad market in general, as well as clean energy.

- January 08, 2015

Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2015

2015 marks my seventh annual list of ten clean energy stocks. An equal weighted portfolio of the ten stocks in each year's list has outperformed my industry benchmark every year except...

- January 05, 2015

Ten Clean Energy Stocks: Past Performance and Predictions for 2015

The last two months have not been kind to clean energy stocks. Most commentators attribute the weakness to declining oil prices and the Republicans' strong showing in the midterm elections...

- December 30, 2014

Two Clean Energy Stock Speculations for 2014: Wrap-Up

I included two "Clean Energy Speculations" along with my annual model portfolio of ten clean energy stocks this year. It's been a tough year for clean energy stocks in general, with...

- November 24, 2014

Renewable YieldCo Pricing Less Irrational, But Plenty of Opportunity Left

Yieldcos are companies which own clean energy assets and use the cash flows from them to deliver a high level of current dividend yield and (in some cases) the promise of significant...

- November 03, 2014

Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2014: Spooky October

October was a spooky month for clean energy stocks. My benchmark Powershares Wilderhill Clean Energy Index (PBW) cringed down 2.9 percent like the young Supergirl who jumped when a...

- October 31, 2014

Power REIT: Light at the End of the Tunnel?

I first became interested in Power REIT (NYSE MKT:PW) in 2012 because of the company's plans to become what would have been the first US-listed "yieldco," i.e. a clean energy power...

- October 07, 2014

Ten Clean Energy Stocks for 2014: September Swoon

Worries including the conflict with ISIL, Ebola, and economic slow-down in Europe, sent the stock market down in the month to October 3rd, with small cap stocks and clean energy stocks...

Tom Konrad

Tom Konrad

Tom Konrad is a private money manager and freelance writer focused on Peak Oil and Climate Change as investment themes. He manages portfolios for individual clients and is Head of Research for the JPS Green Economy Fund (,...

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