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The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: JA Solar Holdings, ReneSola and SolarEdge Technologies

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Chicago, IL - September 24, 2015 - announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include the JA Solar Holdings ( ) , ReneSola ( ) and SolarEdge Technologies ( ) .

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Here are highlights from Wednesday's Analyst Blog:

Leonardo DiCaprio Would Love These Top-Ranked Solar Stocks

Leonardo DiCaprio might be best known for his work in blockbuster films like Titanic and Inception , but he is also making a name for himself in the activist and philanthropic worlds as well. Just today, DiCaprio announced that he and his charitable foundation are removing any exposure to companies that are engaged in the production of fossil fuels.

While this might not change much on its own, this helps to put a famous face on a growing movement to avoid investments in fossil fuels. In fact, Leo is joining a group that includes everything from pension funds to universities, which have all pledged to get rid of their exposure to fossil fuel-related companies.

The group actually has some heft in terms of financial assets too, as some put the total dollar value of assets under management by this collection at over $2.6 trillion . Obviously not all of this would have been invested in oil or coal stocks anyway, but even if you took the S&P 500 allocation to the sector and added all of the materials space-roughly 10%-- it would come out to $260 billion, not a small chunk of change by any...