Coverage initiated

Coverage initiated

Usually refers to the fact that analysts begin following a particular security. This usually happens when there is enough trading in it to warrant attention by the investment community.

Coverage Initiated

The date on which a brokerage or research firm begins giving buy or sell ratings to a particular publicly-traded company. The term is most commonly used in the media when a first rating is reported.
References in periodicals archive ?
Analyst Update: Tender Offer, Financial Results, Coverage Initiated, Guidance Update and Senior Level Appointment
The coverage initiated till date is for First Data Corporation, Hexion Specialty Chemicals, Cengage Learning & Harrah's Operating Company Inc.
Gradient International Analytics is truly international in focus, as reflected in the selection of coverage initiated over the past three months.
These carriers are in addition to the coverage initiated by Noridian Administrative Services, LLC and Palmetto GBA, South Carolina, two regional Medicare carriers that the Company announced in August.
Kim Boyce stated, "We are pleased to see coverage initiated on our company.
New coverage initiated today by RBC Capital Markets includes the following companies: Developers Diversified Realty Corp.
a publicly-traded medical device company focused solely on cancer therapies, today commented on new coverage initiated by CIGNA HealthCare for RFA in certain lung cancer cases.
MIVT was recently profiled on Prime-Time EuroNews TV and had Swiss independent research analysis coverage initiated last month.
BULLETIN BOARD: IGMS) , a fully reporting company in the casino gaming and entertainment sector, today announced analyst coverage initiated by The Research Works, Inc.
Coverage Initiated on INTERIORS By The Research Works, Inc.
Coverage Initiated With 'Buy' Ratings on Andrx, Barr, Elan, and Teva