Channel Check


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Channel Check

A way of analyzing a stock, where one uses information supplied by parties other than the company being analyzed. A channel check is useful because the information is independently verified and, because it is not provided by the company being analyzed, there is no incentive to make the company appear healthier than it is.
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In fact, given our channel checks in Asia, Apple likely believes it can easily meet (and likely exceed) this and/or believes in other scenarios that result in much higher unit sales levels," he said.
On May 4, 2011, a report published by Justin McLachlan and Chris Carey of the analyst firm Sharesleuth concluded, following extensive channel checks, that the Company had materially overstated sales and revenue figures in its SEC filings.
Similarly, BDR's industrials/materials research product is focused on providing clients opportunistic and differentiated ideas and perspective, driven largely by rigorous fundamental company or end-market research, primary industry contacts/touch points, and channel checks.
Our channel checks with leading service providers suggest that a larger proportion of mobile searches are conducted through local searches or point of interest applications.
Our channel checks with service providers together with our consumer-level demand surveys suggest that digital purchases (CAGR of 120.
While traditional research is frequently based on publicly available data, anecdotal information, and channel checks of limited sample sizes, Majestic leverages its exclusive relationships with proprietary industry data providers and its proprietary Web harvesting technology to generate fresh insights from superior analysis of millions of data points.
OTR Global LLC is recognized by leading institutional investors as the premier provider of primary industry intelligence through channel checks and market interviews, and as a leader in high-touch best-execution agency trading.
Dialogue with customers, suppliers, and competitors through extensive channel checks while focusing on the fundamentals.
We expect July sales numbers to be weak based on our channel checks last month.
The program will help investor relations officers (IROs) understand how investors and analysts are using tools such as data mining, expert networks, web scraping, web crawling and channel checks.