Ameresco (AMRC), a provider of energy-efficiency upgrade services, is up 2.3% following positive...

|By:, SA News Editor

Ameresco (AMRC), a provider of energy-efficiency upgrade services, is up 2.3% following positive comments from Oppenheimer. The firm says it returned from a meeting with management "highly encouraged" about Ameresco's growth prospects, and thinks a recent Presidential Memorandum instructing federal agencies to spend a minimum of $2B on energy-efficiency upgrades will give the company a lift.