B. Riley News Briefs: November 2013
B. Riley announced in the October News Briefs that we are aggressively expanding in New York to better serve our growing client base. In addition to last month’s hiring of Tom…
Our analysts and research department as a whole have won a number of high profile awards for their research coverage.
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B. Riley & Co., LLC, a leading independent investment bank announced that three of its analysts earned #1 and #2 rankings in the 2013 StarMine Analyst Awards just published in conjunction with the Financial Times.
Senior Research Analyst Linda Bolton Weiser ranked #1 in the Earnings Estimate Category for the Household Products Industry.
Senior Research Analyst Eric Wold ranked #2 in the Earnings Estimate Category for the Media Industry.
Senior Research Analyst Jeff Van Sinderen ranked #2 in the Stock Picking Category for the Textiles Apparel & Luxury Goods Industry.Continue Reading >
#3. Ben Pang Age: 48 Industry covered: Semiconductor-Equipment ManufacturingWhat was your single best call during 2011 and why?
NVLS: Positive thesis delivered on all fronts. The company demonstrated share gain and improved earnings leverage. We identified the company as a likely candidate to be acquired, which did occur late in the year.What was your single worst call during 2011 and why?
LRCX: Our positive thesis was based on their ability to outgrow the industry, but growth was hampered by slower segment growth rate and slower than expected market share gains Continue Reading >
The Winning Analysts: #2 Linda Bolton Weiser
Industry covered: Household & Personal Products
The Winning Analysts: #3: Jeff Van Sinderen
Company: B. Riley & Co.
Industry covered: Retailers: Broad Line & Apparel
Reviewing performance for the period December 31, 2008 through December 31, 2011, as tabulated by Investars, the research firms with the best performance for buys and sells were B. Riley, MKM Partners and MPT, with 238%, 151% and 139% performance respectively. Each of these firms also showed strong performance for the buy recommendations alone. Also notable was Haugen Custom Financial Systems with 3 year buy recommendation performance of 146%.Continue Reading >
The Winning Analysts: #4 Ben Pang
Industry covered: Semiconductor-Equipment Manufacturing
For Linda Bolton Weiser,well-placed bets on a few turnaround efforts by such companies helped her land the No. 1 spot in the household and personal-products sector.Continue Reading >
In the recently released Wall Street Journal’s 19th Annual Best on the Street survey, B. Riley analyst Kevin Liu took the #1 spot in the Software category and analyst Dave Kang placed #2 in the Telecommunications Equipment category.Continue Reading >
B. Riley & Co. was the top performing research provider on the Investars platform, generating 117% return from its Buy recommendations and a further 39.6% from is sell recommendations. B. Riley & Co. is no stranger to this top position, having been at the top of the performance leader board multiple times over the last several years.Continue Reading >
The firm has been ranked #1 based on returns on its 2010 Buy recommendations—this according to the Research League Tables published by Investars.Continue Reading >
Our Research Department has earned #2 ranking in Integrity Research Associates’ 3-Year “Buy Batting Averages” Report.Continue Reading >
Research analysts Kevin Liu and Andy Stapp have received top honors in the just released 3rd Annual Forbes Blue Chip Analyst Awards published by Forbes in collaboration with Zacks Investment Research.Continue Reading >