Previously, Moten was vice president for Investor Relations for Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals and has also held positions of increasing responsibility as Institutional Portfolio Manager and Sell-side Analyst
He also spent 12 years as a sell-side analyst
with firms including Credit Suisse, Canaccord Genuity, JMP Securities, and Banc of America Securities.
Beyond detailed profit and loss consensus data, Inquiry Financial also compiles sell-side analyst
comments on non-recurring items, divisional breakdowns of forecast sales and units shipped, and sector-specific data such as net interest income, total costs, and provisions for banks.
In his new role, Ruykhaver, who has over 15 years of experience as a sell-side analyst
in the technology industry, will be responsible for addressing the infrastructure software and security industry.
The downsizing of sell-side analyst
coverage has hit the small firms disproportionately because their trading volume, and hence potential for commissions, is so much less than large firms," notes Brian Bushee, a professor at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania who co-authored a 2005 research paper with Harvard Business School Professor Gregory S.
The sell-side analyst
(who works for the investment bankers) preaches the company story to the institutions and convinces them they should become long-term shareholders.
Prior to joining Sulzer, Christoph Ladner was Deputy Head of Swiss Research and Sell-Side Analyst
at Kepler Cheuvreux, the largest independent Pan-European brokerage firm.
To get a snapshot of the post-Sarbanes-Oxley, post-global settlement position of the sell-side analyst
community, investor relations firm Citigate Financial Intelligence (CFI) recently spoke to 90 market participants (30 investor relations officers, 30 analysts and 30 buy-side professionals).
We also increased the sell-side analyst
coverage from one to five analysts.
James McDonald, a sell-side analyst
with First Analysis, an investment research firm, added, "The goal of corporations during this period of turmoil should be to minimize uncertainty, which will, in turn, minimize the turmoil.