MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wunderlich, a leading full-service investment firm headquartered in Memphis, today announced Mitchell B. Pinheiro, CFA, has joined the firm’s Equity Capital Markets division as a Senior Vice President and Senior Research Analyst. Pinheiro, who has 25 years of equity capital markets experience, will be covering the Consumer sector with an emphasis on consumer staples and health and wellness companies.
“We are excited to have Mitch join our research team and capital markets effort,” said Art Hogan, Director of Research. “With years of experience and unparalleled industry knowledge, he is well known to both institutional and individual investors across the country. Mitch will be a tremendous addition to our award winning consumer vertical.”
Pinheiro’s coverage will complement Wunderlich’s existing focus in the Consumer sector, which includes concentrations in leisure/healthy lifestyles and specialty retail apparel. Wunderlich’s ECM research team provides thought-provoking, relevant research on more than 250 companies across five key industry sectors: Consumer; Diversified Industrials; Energy; Financials; and Technology, Media and Telecommunications.
Pinheiro was previously Director of Research (2003-2006) at Janney Montgomery Scott, where he provided industry and company analysis in the consumer staples sector. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President of Research at Imperial Capital, LLC, where he covered the consumer health and wellness space. Pinheiro has been ranked on The Wall Street Journal’s “Best on the Street” list 12 times ̶ three times as the number one analyst following the food group. In 2005, he was inducted into The Wall Street Journal’s Analyst Hall of Fame. Pinheiro was also rated as a top analyst in the Forbes/Starmine rankings for 2001, 2002, 2003, 2006, 2008 and 2010.
He is a graduate of Dickinson College with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) designation. He is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Philadelphia.
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