Awards

Our analysts and research department as a whole have won a number of high profile awards for their research coverage.

For a full listing of B. Riley’s Analyst Award Rankings, please click here.

  • 09/15/14 B. Riley Analysts Win Top Rankings In 2014 Thomson Reuters StarMine Analyst Awards

    B. Riley & Co., LLC announced that three of its analysts earned top rankings in the just published 2014 Thomson Reuters StarMine Analyst Awards, United States.

    Senior Research Analyst Jimmy Baker earned the ranking of #3 Overall Stock Picker. Mr. Baker covers the Automotive, Trucking, Powersports and Marine sector.

    Senior Research Analyst Scott Tilghman earned the ranking of #1 Stock Picker in the Specialty Retail Category. Mr. Tilghman covers the Consumer-Hardlines sector.

    Senior Research Analyst Dave Kang earned the ranking of #3 Stock Picker in the Communications Equipment Category. Mr. Kang covers Optical Components.

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  • 08/30/13 B. RILEY ANALYSTS WIN TOP RANKINGS IN 2013 FT STARMINE ANALYST AWARDS

    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.

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  • 05/10/12 B. Riley Analyst Ranked #3 in Wall Street Journal’s “Best on the Street” Annual Survey
    The Winning Analysts: In Their Own Words

    #3. Ben Pang Age: 48 Industry covered: Semiconductor-Equipment Manufacturing

    What 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 >

  • 05/10/12 B. Riley Analyst Ranked #2 in Wall Street Journal’s “Best on the Street” Annual Survey

    The Winning Analysts: #2 Linda Bolton Weiser
    Industry covered: Household & Personal Products

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  • 05/10/12 B. Riley Ranked #3 in Wall Street Journal’s “Best on the Street” Annual Survey

    The Winning Analysts: #3: Jeff Van Sinderen
    Company: B. Riley & Co.
    Industry covered: Retailers: Broad Line & Apparel

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  • 02/07/12 Integrity Research Names B. Riley as Top Performer of 2011

    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%.

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  • 05/09/11 B. Riley Analyst Ranked #4 in Wall Street Journal’s “Best on the Street” Annual Survey

    The Winning Analysts: #4 Ben Pang
    Age: 47
    Industry covered: Semiconductor-Equipment Manufacturing

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  • 05/09/11 B. Riley Analyst Ranked #1 in Wall Street Journal’s “Best on the Street” Annual Survey

    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.

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  • 04/27/11 B. Riley Research Analysts Win Top Rankings In Wall Street Journal’s 19th Annual Best on the Street

    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.

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  • 04/01/11 B. Riley Research claims the top spot from Integrity Research Associates for Provider Performance

    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.

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  • 01/18/11 Investars Ranks B. Riley #1 in 2010 for Returns on Buy Recommendations

    The firm has been ranked #1 based on returns on its 2010 Buy recommendations—this according to the Research League Tables published by Investars.

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  • 11/03/10 B. Riley Research Earns #2 Ranking for 3-Year Performance & “Batting Average” of Buy Recommendations

    Our Research Department has earned #2 ranking in Integrity Research Associates’ 3-Year “Buy Batting Averages” Report.

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  • 06/23/10 B. Riley Analysts Win Top Ranking In Forbes Blue Chip Analysts Awards Survey

    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.

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