Stocks Highlights: LICO ENERGY METALS COM NPV (WCTXF), 8Point3 Energy Partners LP (CAFD), Sunrun Inc (RUN)

LICO ENERGY METALS COM NPV (OTCMKTS:WCTXF) reported the plunge of -2.44% and closed at $0.0800, with the total traded volume of 37,703.00 shares. During last trade its minimum price was $0.08 and it gained its highest price of $0.09 and has a total of 106.68 million outstanding shares.

LICO ENERGY METALS COM NPV (OTCMKTS:WCTXF) on September 12, 2017 announced that it is planning to start a Phase 1 diamond drilling on its Teledyne and Glencore Bucke cobalt properties situated in Bucke Township, 6 km east-northeast of Cobalt, Ontario. A minimum 1,500 m diamond drill program is planned to commence approximately on September 21st, 2017, by a reputable diamond drill contractor.

In 1981, Teledyne Canada Ltd. leased the Glencore Bucke Property from Falconbridge Nickel Mines Ltd. as they recognized the exploration potential that the Property had due the possible southern extension of the #3 vein located on the Cobalt Contact Property to the north. In the same year, Teledyne completed 36 diamond drill holes totaling 3,323.3 m, and delineated two zones of mineralization measure approximately 150 m and 70 m in length. The most significant results include 2.12% Co over 1.01 m in diamond drill hole T-18, 0.62% Co over 2.74 m in diamond drill hole T-23, 0.66% Co over 0.73 m, 1.68% Co over 0.46 m in diamond drill hole T-30, and 0.36% Co, 41 oz/t Ag over 0.58 m in diamond drill hole T-37 (Bresee, 1982). The historical reported intersections represent core lengths, and not true widths.

Initially, on the Glencore Bucke Property, the first few holes of the program will be oriented to confirm results from historical drilling completed by Teledyne Canada Ltd., and then followed by step out drill holes to expand the mineralized zones.

8Point3 Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:CAFD) reported the surge of +0.63%, after closing price for the day was $14.45. Its total trading volume for the day was 63,847.00 shares, versus its average volume of 148,322.00 shares. Its earnings per share are $0.64.

8Point3 Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:CAFD), together with its subsidiaries, acquires, owns, and operates solar energy generation projects in the United States. As of November 30, 2016, it owned interests in nine utility-scale solar energy projects; and four commercial and industrial solar energy projects, as well as a portfolio of residential distributed generation solar assets with a total capacity of 642 megawatts. 8point3 General Partner, LLC serves as the general partner of the company.

Sunrun Inc (NASDAQ:RUN) showing jumped of +0.44% and closed at $6.86, after gaining total volume of 550,863.00 shares. Its earnings per share (EPS) is $0.79 and has total market capitalization of $728.27 million and a total of 106.16 million outstanding shares.

On August 24, 2017, Sunrun Inc (NASDAQ:RUN) and Comcast (CMCSA) announced an agreement designed to accelerate the adoption of solar energy through the installation of Sunrun’s leading rooftop solar products and provide consumers with savings on their electric bills. Under the 40-month agreement, Sunrun will be the exclusive residential solar energy provider for Comcast Cable, and Comcast Cable will serve as one of Sunrun’s strategic partners through marketing campaigns in selected markets.

According to a 2017 Bloomberg New Energy Finance report, rooftop solar is projected to be one of the fastest growing sectors in the energy industry, nearly tripling in size in the U.S. by 2025.  Year-to-date for 2017, Sunrun has nearly doubled its addressable market and is currently available in 22 states and the District of Columbia, allowing more consumers across the country to save on their electric bills.

Comcast currently offers customers the ability to manage, control and operate a number of key smart home functions, including energy consumption management, with its Xfinity Home service, a next-generation home security and home automation solution.  Working with Sunrun to make smart solar energy and storage solutions available to consumers complements Comcast’s efforts to offer smart home services.