Global Power Equipment (GLPW +7.6%) pops at the open after a Barron's report says a boost from...

|By:, SA News Editor

Global Power Equipment (GLPW +7.6%) pops at the open after a Barron's report says a boost from operating improvements and a large order backlog could provide investors with a total return exceeding 20% within a year. GLPW also could see profit margins rebound from a weak Q3, when its Braden gas turbine division was hurt by a less profitable product mix and higher expenses.