Wall Street analyst

Wall Street analyst

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Sell-Side Analyst

A securities analyst who works for a brokerage. The observations and recommendations of sell-side analysts are given to brokers, who in turn pass them along to the firm's clients. They are also called Wall Street analysts.
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Change is coming, Charles Ortel, a Wall Street analyst, told Sputnik, commenting on the growing discontent with Brussels policies among Europeans and the increasing popularity of nationalist conservative parties.
One Wall Street analyst puts the odds of US Airways and Delta Air Lines combining as high as 80%.
On the day after the Pimco ad appeared, a blog (bankstocks.com) run by former Wall Street analyst Tom Brown appears smack in the face of the "letter," with a portfolio manager speculating as to why the Pimco CIO "will not shut up." He went on to dissect the language of the letter, suggesting there was a hidden admission of guilt.
As one Wall Street analyst quipped about Amgen, some pharmaceutical companies look like great legal departments that happen to make drugs on the side.
Earnings were ahead of Wall Street analyst forecasts, according to First Call/Thomson Financial.
A former Wall Street analyst, she started Girl Press, a California-based house specializing in "slightly dangerous books for girl mavericks," in 1998--a bad time for the publishing industry.
Tesla's Fremont factory is a "crowded mess," according to New Street Research's Pierre Ferragu, its most bullish Wall Street analyst, who says production is about 30% below the original target, Business Insider reports.
Wall Street analyst, Meredith Whitney, has opined that the Obama administration's credit card reform would make it 'more expensive to be poor.'
"The whole thing is so thoroughly unfortunate," says another Wall Street analyst, who says he doesn't know which side -- Disney or Katzenberg -- is in the wrong on Disney profit projections.
Delta Air Lines' decision to raise a cap set on air fares is a "positive step," but does not improve the carrier's chance of avoiding a bankruptcy filing, one Wall Street analyst said.
Wall Street analyst Baunita Greer of Cromwell, Miller & Greer Inc.