Key Points

  • Broadwind Inc.'s stock price rose 96% after the company secured a $175 million tower order from a leading global wind turbine manufacturer.
  • The order is the largest the company has ever received from an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and is expected to be fulfilled throughout 2023 and 2024.
  • The order doubles Broadwind's current backlog and optimizes the company's plant utilization over the next two years.
  • The order also carries some financial advantages, including a Federal tax credit under the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) that was passed and signed into law in 2022.

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Broadwind Inc. [NASDAQ: BWEN](/stocks/bwen) experienced a significant boost in its stock price, with shares rising 96%, after securing a $175 million order from a leading global wind turbine manufacturer. The order, which is expected to be fulfilled throughout 2023 and 2024, is the largest the company has ever received from an original equipment manufacturer (OEM).

The company attributes the successful acquisition of this large order to its business development strategy, which has allowed it to expand into adjacent and complementary areas. The order will utilize 50% of Broadwind's tower manufacturing capacity over the next two years and help the company optimize its plant utilization.

The order carries some financial advantages, including a Federal tax credit under the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) that was passed and signed into law in 2022. The order doubles Broadwind's current backlog compared to the backlog announced at the end of Q3 2022, and the company expects its tower order book to continue filling throughout the rest of 2023 as it secures more orders.

It's worth noting that, this is not investment advice, always consult with a Financial advisor before making any decision. This news of a large order has led to significant increase in the stock price of Broadwind, however it's important to keep in mind that this development is only one part of the overall financial picture of the company and investors must conduct their own research and analysis to evaluate the stock's long-term prospects.



About BROADWIND, INC.


  • Ticker BWEN
  • Exchange NASDAQ
  • Sector Industrials
  • Industry Specialty Industrial Machinery
  • Shares Outstandng 20,475,800
  • Market Cap $46.3M
  • Description
  • Broadwind, Inc. manufactures and sells structures, equipment, and components for clean tech and other specialized applications primarily in the United States. It operates through three segments: Heavy Fabrications, Gearing, and Industrial Solutions. The Heavy Fabrications segment provides fabrications to various industrial markets. It offers ste...
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