Author Sanford Bragg

Sandy Bragg is a principal at Integrity Research Associates. He has over thirty years experience as an investment research professional. Prior to joining Integrity in 2006, he was an Executive Managing Director at Standard & Poors, managing S&P’s equity research business and fund information properties. Sandy has an MBA from New York University and BA from Williams College. Email: Sanford.Bragg@integrity-research.com

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Research Profile: Former Hedge Fund Analyst Starts Research Firm For Retail Investors

02/17/2015
A former healthcare analyst from an SAC Capital Advisors affiliate has started a new research firm designed to help retail investors undertake institutional quality research.  The new firm, Slingshot Insights, ...
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Independent Researcher Tracking Management Quality Shuts Down

02/15/2015
Independent research firm Chiefist has closed its doors as its founder has moved on to other pursuits.  Chiefist analyzed corporate management using a quantitative ranking system. Founder Russell Smith spent ...
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Nielsen Grew 2% Organically in 2014

02/13/2015
Nielsen N.V., a leading marketing and consumer information company, increased 2014 revenues 10.3% to $6,288 million, or 12.4% on a constant currency basis compared to 2013. Revenues, excluding the impact of ...
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McGraw-Hill Financial Grew 7% in 2014

02/13/2015
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services' 2014 revenue increased 8% to $2.45 billion as transaction related revenues increased.  Earlier this month, McGraw-Hill Financial agreed to pay $1.375 billion to the U.S. ...
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Guidepoint Buys Innosquared

02/13/2015
Guidepoint Global LLC, the second largest expert network, expanded its European footprint through the acquisition of a German expert network, Innosquared GmbH.  Terms of the transaction were not announced.  The ...
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Credit Suisse Equities Revenues Down -5% in 2014

02/13/2015
Credit Suisse's equity sales and trading revenues for 2014 fell from CHF 4,847 million (US$5,386 million) to CHF 4,625 million (US$5,139) because of "challenging trading activity" in cash equities which ...
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Thomson Reuters Financial Down -2% in 2014

02/12/2015
Thomson Reuters reported declines in its revenues from financial clients for the fourth quarter and full year but guided for increases in 2015. It said that it expects to finish ...
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UBS Equity Revenues Down -7% in 2014

02/11/2015
UBS Equity revenues declined 6.9% to CHF 3,749 million (US$4,166 million) in 2014 from CHF 4,477 million in 2013 mainly because of weakness in its derivatives business.  Cash equity revenues ...
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Nomura Expands Asian Research After Recent Cuts

02/11/2015
After years of shrinking its research staff in the US and Europe, Nomura is expanding its research coverage in China, Malaysia, and Singapore.  However, as is typical for Nomura, the ...
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Wainwright Hires Yet Another Biotech Analyst

02/10/2015
New York-based investment bank H.C. Wainwright & Co., LLC hired a yet another biotech analyst, bringing its biotech team up to 5 analysts. Yi Chen, Ph.D. has joined the firm ...
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