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Fundamental Research Providers

Rank Firm Stocks Buy Neutral Sell Buy-Sell Chart
1
 CIBC
117 -5.94% -7.48% -52.20% 46.26%
2
 TD Securities
143 -0.68% -3.37% -27.34% 26.66%
3
 Piper Sandler
1,062 -15.78% -9.87% -27.98% 12.20%
4
 Societe Generale
99 -0.26% -2.38% -12.30% 12.04%
5
 CLSA
29 -22.09% -32.51% 10.42%
6
 UBS
1,012 -10.73% -12.34% -17.58% 6.85%
7
 Morgan Stanley
1,246 -12.01% -13.70% -16.00% 3.99%
8
 CFRA Research
903 -8.55% -13.04% -12.48% 3.93%
9
 Macquarie Group
358 -15.74% -2.57% -19.12% 3.38%
9
 Sidoti & Co
261 -5.72% -17.26% -9.10% 3.38%
11
 Merrill Lynch
1,490 -14.25% -11.12% -17.43% 3.18%
12
 Credit Suisse
1,090 -10.76% -9.75% -13.59% 2.83%
13
 Nomura Securities
262 -20.62% -21.66% -22.31% 1.69%
14
 Goldman Sachs
1,180 -13.53% -15.41% -15.00% 1.47%
15
 Exane BNP Paribas
178 -18.13% -8.70% -19.10% 0.97%
16
 Janney Montgomery Scott LLC
377 -9.45% -4.36% -9.59% 0.14%
17
 JP Morgan
1,386 -15.48% -11.54% -14.08% -1.40%
18
 Barclays Bank PLC
1,051 -14.13% -10.04% -9.21% -4.92%
19
 Citigroup Investment Research
1,324 -15.31% -8.64% -9.97% -5.34%
20
 Argus Research Co
479 -8.73% -7.54% 1.03% -9.76%
21
 HSBC
147 -20.00% -9.84% -9.77% -10.23%
22
 Northland Capital Markets
270 -29.91% -16.45% -18.97% -10.94%
23
 BMO Capital Markets
822 -11.18% -7.40% 0.53% -11.71%
24
 Deutsche Bank
924 -15.17% -10.86% 1.05% -16.22%
25
 Maxim Group LLC
154 -47.21% -39.81%