Only An Idiot Would Buy These Alternative Energy Stocks

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Ethical Markets principals are long Whole Foods,Western Wind, Ormat, Nevada Power, Suntech.

An article from Energy and Capital

nly An Idiot Would Buy These Alternative Energy Stocks
By Jeff Siegel | Monday, June 13th, 2011
It was H.L. Mencken who said…

The one permanent emotion of the inferior man is fear – fear of the unknown, the complex, the inexplicable. What he wants above everything else is safety.

To play off Mencken’s quote, I’d say the one permanent emotion of the inferior investor is fear. Because the fact is, when it comes to investing, “safety” is an illusion, and those who allow fear to dictate their actions never make any real money.

I’m not saying it’s not good to be cautious, particularly during times of market uncertainty. But if you spend all your time cowering on the sidelines, second-guessing every move, you’re going to miss out on huge opportunities.


It’s Cheaper than Coal… Cleaner than Natural Gas… and More Powerful than Nuclear!

It can provide 130,000 times our annual electricity consumption — and the U.S. Government is bankrolling the whole thing!

Now, meet the one company that’s about to introduce it to the world. Click here to learn more.


To give you an example of what I’m talking about, back in November 2008 I wrote an article about Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ: WFM). At the time, the stock was struggling to stay above $10 a share.

But while dozens of completely clueless analysts (most of whom had never even stepped foot inside a Whole Foods store) were bashing the stock, I told readers the company would come out of this economic nightmare much stronger.

Oh, if you could’ve only seen the dozens of emails I got from folks who told me I was an idiot.

Well, this “idiot” can only smile when he looks at that stock today. Take a look…

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