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IPO fuels prospects of battery makers

Industry cheers 50% price boost for A123 Systems

By Erin Ailworth
Globe Staff / September 25, 2009

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Shares in high-tech battery maker A123 Systems of Watertown rose more than 50 percent to as high as $21.14 before closing at $20.29 in the first day of trading yesterday, a strong performance that signaled investor confidence in the future of electric cars. (Full article: 884 words)

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