GenOn Energy (GEN +4.8%) gets a boost after Barclays maintains its Overweight rating and sets a...

|By:, SA News Editor

GenOn Energy (GEN +4.8%) gets a boost after Barclays maintains its Overweight rating and sets a $5 price target on shares. The firm may also benefit after it agrees to shut down one of its coal-fired plants in Virginia, but as a kicker gets to keep $32M sitting in escrow with a municipality for repairs.