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Fundamental Research Providers

Rank Firm Stocks Buy Neutral Sell Buy-Sell Chart
1
 Argus Research Co
470 5.38% -0.74% -67.92% 73.30%
2
 Nomura Securities
385 4.85% -5.53% -21.01% 25.86%
3
 BMO Capital Markets
869 5.01% -1.26% -20.72% 25.73%
4
 Sidoti & Co
264 -4.61% 5.82% -17.40% 12.79%
5
 Macquarie Group
559 -1.35% -8.13% -11.64% 10.29%
6
 CFRA Research
1,027 -0.52% 0.30% -10.39% 9.87%
7
 Goldman Sachs
1,348 1.71% 2.71% -6.18% 7.89%
8
 UBS
960 0.59% -2.91% -7.20% 7.79%
9
 Citigroup Investment Research
1,464 2.52% -4.68% -4.46% 6.98%
10
 Societe Generale
117 -14.08% -19.74% -20.80% 6.72%
11
 Morgan Stanley
1,269 1.90% -2.13% -4.39% 6.29%
12
 Merrill Lynch
1,655 1.49% -4.01% -4.28% 5.77%
13
 Credit Suisse
1,276 -2.22% -1.84% -6.44% 4.22%
14
 Exane BNP Paribas
111 -6.36% -0.89% -9.42% 3.06%
15
 Barclays Bank PLC
1,033 0.13% -4.94% -2.57% 2.70%
16
 JP Morgan
1,512 7.33% -1.66% 5.14% 2.19%
17
 Janney Montgomery Scott LLC
404 -11.47% -15.10% -12.63% 1.16%
18
 Deutsche Bank
1,212 -2.44% -2.86% -2.13% -0.31%
19
 CLSA
191 -1.17% -1.21% 1.56% -2.73%
20
 Northland Capital Markets
230 0.39% 12.09% 13.95% -13.56%
21
 HSBC
208 -14.86% -8.41% 5.42% -20.28%
22
 Piper Sandler
992 2.36% -7.47% 33.00% -30.64%
23
 CIBC
106 -8.34% 11.88% 34.20% -42.54%
24
 TD Securities
126 -14.44% 12.51% 124.04% -138.48%
25
 Maxim Group LLC
233 1.39% 27.32% 162.31% -160.92%