While Americans had a three-day weekend, word came out of
Germany that by 2022, that nation is planning to shutter its
nuclear power plants, and use other sources for electricity
As a result solar stocks were popping, but so was FuelCell
Energy (Nasdaq: FCEL), which announced its largest deal ever. The
company sells stationary fuel cells that use natural gas, propane
and other hydrocarbon sources.
Tuesday's Top Performing Small Cap Stocks (Data provided
by Capital IQ)
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Agilysys (Nasdaq: AGYS): This provider of computer software to
the retail and hospitality sectors closed higher after announcing
plans to sell its technology solutions unit for $64 million and
that its CEO, Martin Ellis, was stepping down.
Central Vermont Public Service (
): Fortis agreed to buy the largest electric utility in Vermont for
$470 million, in the Newfoundland-based company's first foray into
the U.S. power market.
FuelCell Energy (Nasdaq: FCEL): The company received a two-year
order for 70 megawatts of generating capacity from South Korea's
POSCO Power, which nearly doubles its sales and service backlog and
will reduce costs.