NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sandler O’Neill + Partners, L.P., a full service investment banking firm specializing in financial services companies, announced that three of its research analysts received Thomson Reuters StarMine Awards, recognizing the industry’s top analysts.
For the second straight year, Richard Repetto, Principal, was the top-ranked earnings estimator in Diversified Financial Services, and this year he was the top-ranked stock picker for the same category. In addition, he was named the #3 stock picker for Capital Markets.
Other Sandler O'Neill analysts who were ranked in the top of their respective categories were:
- Andrew Liesch, Director - #1 stock picker for Banks
- Frank Schiraldi, Managing Director - #2 earnings estimator and #3 stock picker for Thrifts & Mortgage Finance
"Once again this recognition of our analysts reflects the dedication and commitment of our entire research group to the financial services companies we cover," said Mark Fitzgibbon, Principal and Director of Research. "We continue to pride ourselves on delivering industry leading research that clients have come to depend on. These well-deserved honors are a testament to the thorough fundamental analysis that has been a cornerstone of our firm for decades. "
Sandler O'Neill publishes equity research on over 300 financial services companies and is a market maker in hundreds of financial stocks. The firm publishes research focused on banks and thrifts, insurance companies, investment banks, asset managers, specialty finance companies, e-finance companies, real estate investment trusts, financial technology companies and transaction execution companies, as well as reports on policy and economic developments affecting the financial services sector.
About Sandler O’Neill + Partners, L.P.
Founded in 1988, Sandler O’Neill + Partners, L.P. is a full service investment banking firm dedicated to providing comprehensive, innovative advisory and transaction execution services to the financial industry. The firm specializes in strategic business planning, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, mutual to stock conversions, investment portfolio and interest rate risk management, fixed income securities transactions, and mortgage finance restructurings. Sandler O’Neill also is a market maker in hundreds of financial stocks and publishes equity research focused on selected banks, thrifts and insurance companies, investment banks, asset managers, specialty finance companies, e-finance companies, real estate investment trusts, and financial technology companies. For additional information, please visit www.sandleroneill.com