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Fundamental Research Providers

Rank Firm Stocks Buy Neutral Sell Buy-Sell Chart
1
 CIBC
118 -2.57% -8.39% -49.89% 47.32%
2
 Sidoti & Co
263 -14.14% -13.33% -46.52% 32.38%
3
 Piper Sandler
1,065 -15.02% -3.51% -35.11% 20.09%
4
 Societe Generale
99 10.40% 1.12% -0.23% 10.63%
5
 Nomura Securities
255 -20.60% -21.28% -29.91% 9.31%
6
 TD Securities
141 1.28% -2.41% -5.94% 7.22%
7
 Macquarie Group
340 -13.39% -3.10% -19.30% 5.91%
8
 UBS
1,025 -6.93% -9.31% -12.60% 5.67%
9
 Citigroup Investment Research
1,323 -10.08% -7.58% -13.05% 2.97%
10
 JP Morgan
1,404 -9.78% -7.65% -11.55% 1.77%
11
 CFRA Research
887 -9.95% -8.73% -10.96% 1.01%
12
 Exane BNP Paribas
199 -17.90% -9.81% -18.36% 0.46%
13
 Merrill Lynch
1,498 -11.28% -5.77% -11.16% -0.12%
14
 Janney Montgomery Scott LLC
352 -13.19% -4.13% -12.62% -0.57%
15
 CLSA
27 -24.99% -24.31% -0.68%
16
 Goldman Sachs
1,183 -9.83% -11.29% -7.46% -2.37%
17
 Argus Research Co
482 -7.30% -6.16% -2.55% -4.75%
18
 Credit Suisse
1,127 -8.40% -3.53% -3.13% -5.27%
19
 Morgan Stanley
1,248 -10.46% -8.77% -3.88% -6.58%
20
 Barclays Bank PLC
1,048 -10.04% -7.97% -0.32% -9.72%
21
 BMO Capital Markets
821 -10.58% -5.46% 0.37% -10.95%
22
 HSBC
146 -8.82% -3.25% 2.38% -11.20%
23
 Northland Capital Markets
270 -30.88% -17.58% -8.59% -22.29%
24
 Deutsche Bank
937 -14.28% -10.55% 9.37% -23.65%
25
 Maxim Group LLC
158 -46.63% -48.60%