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What is the difference between SPWRA and SPWRB?

Asked by R. Barnes, Last updated: Jul 14, 2020

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L. Agate

L. Agate

Answered Oct 11, 2019

SPWRA and SPWRB happen to be the two kinds of common stock shares that have to do with a company that manufactures solar power and technology -that is, the Sun power corporation. The two types of common shares have the same amount of shares worth at least 42 million, but that is appreciated and used differently. Each of these stocks has to do with systems and components, which are the two basic distinguished segments of the corporation.

SPWRBs entails more rights to vote for each share, and it is considered more superior because of this. SPWRAs only have one voting power per share; while SPWRBs have about eight times more power or voting right than SPWRAs. SPWRBs are more volatile and have a higher price than the SPWRA because of its more voting power. The owners of the SPWRB purchase the stock with its voting power at a premium price. This makes them have a say in the company and management.


Tara Pele

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Tara Pele, Technical Blogger, MCA from New York, New York

Answered Oct 03, 2019

SPWRA and SPWRB are two separate classes of stock shares made available by Sun Power Corporation. Sun Power Corporation is a company known to produce solar power products and technologies. SPWRA represents SunPower Class A shares, and SPWRB represents SunPower Class B. SPWRB trades at a higher price and SPWRA trades at a lower price.

The A-class has more voting power, and it also carries 32% short interest while the SPWRB carries only a 2% short interest. Both classes of stock can be bought at specific prices. But SPWRA is easier to acquire compared to SPWRB. SPWRB shares are more valuable. SPWRB has one voting power per share, and SPWRB has about eight more voting power per stock.


Malcolm Carneal

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Malcolm Carneal, Digital Nomad, MCA, Hawick

Answered Sep 30, 2019

SPWRA and SPWRB are two classes of similar stock shares of the Sun Power Corporation, which is a company preoccupied with solar electric power technologies and products. Both of them operate as stocks and represent people who wanted to have a piece of company ownership.

Both stocks can be bought at a specific price and traded for ownership. Both SPWRA and SPWRB possess the same number of shares in the company. There are some differences in how the current and prospective owners perceive them. In SPWRA stock, there is only one voting right for one piece of stock.

An SPWRB stock has eight times the voting power or rights per share, which is the reason why some people consider SPWRB's the more valuable shares of the company. SPWRB stocks are also much more expensive and much harder to trade due to their underlying value. Also, SPWRB's are more challenging to acquire.


I. Woods

I. Woods

Answered Sep 16, 2019

SPWRA and SPWRB are different classes of stock offered by SunPower Corporation. SunPower Corporation is a company that produces solar power products. Both stocks give owners the ability to trade and vote. SPWRB is considered superior to SPWRA because they have more voting right on each share. SPWRA has only one voting power per share but SPWRB has eight times more voting power than the SPWRA stock.

SPWRA is much easier and cheaper to acquire than SPWRB because of the difference in voting power. SPWRB are oftentimes owned by family and friends of founding members of the company. Hope you find this information helpful.


M. Jabrowsky

M. Jabrowsky, Bank Manager, Ohio

Answered Sep 03, 2019

If you are not familiar with these, these are the stocks that are being offered by SunPower Corporation. The main goal of this company is to provide solar-powered technologies and products to people. The SPWRA and SPWRB are meant to provide people with stocks that will allow them to vote and trade depending on the stocks that they get.

SPWRB is considered to be more the more superior stock and those who own this will be given a chance to have a say about the projects that the company will do and the management of the different stocks of the company. The SPRWA is cheaper and is also less risky as compared to the SWPRWB.


Anthony Paul Bonadio

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Anthony Paul Bonadio, Teacher, MCA, PhD, Toledo

Answered Aug 27, 2019

For those who are not sure what these two are, SPWRA and SPWRB are two of the stock shares that are being offered by SunPower Corporation. This is a corporation that is involved in producing products and technologies that are related to the use of Sun Power. These two stocks are meant to represent different items that the people may want to own.

There are differences between the perception of people with the current stocks. Some of the other differences are behavior, voting rights, and so much more. SPWRB are more owned by the family and friends of people who have started the company while the SPWRA are offered more to other people.


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