With approximately 70 research analysts and associates in the United States and Canada, Raymond James fields one of the largest research organizations in the brokerage industry and serves institutional investors domestically and abroad. Insightful, timely and comprehensive equity research lays the foundation for Raymond James’ Capital Markets activities. We publish research on nearly 1,200 companies in our core industries. We seek attractive niches within broader industries and then cover these sectors deeply to develop differentiated sector expertise and relationships. Although our focus is middle- and small-capitalization companies, our “go deep” philosophy typically results in coverage of large, medium and small companies across the sector. We are a top 5 provider of equity research in both the U.S. and North America in terms of companies covered.
Our equity research is widely acclaimed, and our global coverage universe continues to expand. Twenty-six Raymond James analysts have been named in The Wall Street Journal Best on the Street Survey a total of 89 times. Overall, Raymond James ranks sixth in cumulative awards over the past ten years in The Wall Street Journal Best on the Street Survey. Moreover, thirty-five analysts have been recognized in the StarMine Top Analyst report (as published in Forbes and The Financial Times) a total of 115 times and fifteen analysts have earned 25 awards in the Forbes Blue Chip Analyst survey.
Our fundamental research is further supplemented by Raymond James’ industry-leading experts, including Chief Economist Scott Brown and Chief Investment Strategist Jeff Saut. Learn more about our Equity Research.