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Solar: A High-Yield, Low-Risk Financial Instrument for Your Investment Portfolio #solarenergy

Solar: A High-Yield, Low-Risk Financial Instrument for Your Investment Portfolio #solarenergy

Recent talk about the upcoming fiscal cliff has caused many investors to reflect upon the real long-term threats to their own portfolios. It occurred to me that there are some striking similarities between the current rate of return on a solar investment and the rate of return one would have earned on a bond investment during the high-interest-rate era of the late 80s. Many people are dead set against bonds right now and for good reason — the fact is that bonds, or any interest-bearing vehicles for that matter (especially ones that are guaranteed like U.S. Treasury Bonds, the most secure bonds in the world), are just not paying anything. This certainly was not always the case. In the late 80s, the investing public was typically earning 8.5–9.0% (and even more on high-risk bonds). Not surprisingly, many portfolios at that time were 100% invested in bonds. Today, the nominal...

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