SAN JOSE, Calif. ( TheStreet) -- SunPower's ( SPWRA) long-awaited fourth quarter earnings -- and more importantly, the results from its account investigation -- are scheduled for Thursday.

SunPower will put the earnings press release and the press release including the results of its accounting audit on its Web site ( on Thursday right after the New York market close, at 4:05 p.m.

SunPower will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m., during which the SunPower management will discuss the results of the accounting investigation.

For solar investors anxious to watch the accounting investigation draw to a conclusion in live action, a live webcast of the biggest solar event in months will be accessible from SunPower's website at

SunPower ended Tuesday with one of the biggest gains in the solar sector, despite the fact that it was only up 1.5%.

-- Reported by Eric Rosenbaum in New York.


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