D.A. Davidson Research Analyst Recognized as
Top Analyst in Sector In Financial Times StarMine
Longtime Analyst Adds to Industry Accolades
May 19, 2010 10:54 AM Eastern Daylight Time
GREAT FALLS, Mont.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--D.A. Davidson & Co., the largest full-service
investment firm based in the Northwest, today announced Steven Chercover, a senior vice president and senior
research analyst, was named the No. 1 U.S. analyst in the paper & forest products sector by The Financial Times
and StarMine in a report published today.
“We are pleased to see Steve once again distinguish himself with exceptional earnings estimates,”said John Rogers,
head of institutional equity research for D.A. Davidson. “This recognition reinforces our commitment to providing
industry expertise and rigorous fundamental analysis as the basis for our value proposition.”
Chercover joined D.A. Davidson in February 2000. He has enjoyed several accolades, including a Wall Street
Journal "Best on the Street" award and top honors in 2009 for earnings estimate accuracy in both The Financial
Times| StarMine and Forbes magazine rankings. He also was named to the All-American Research Team in
Institutional Investor magazine's ranking of regional and boutique brokerage analysts. He holds an MBA from the
University of Toronto and the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
D.A. Davidson provides research to investors and institutional clients across North America, with some of the
broadest coverage among brokerages based in the Northwest. Davidson’s 16 analysts provide research on 217
publicly owned companies. The research is supported by professional sales and trading, including market making.
The Financial Times | StarMine Analyst Awards recognize the world's top analysts and sell-side firms based on
objective measurement of their estimate accuracy and recommendation performance. The awards are calculated
using StarMine equity analyst performance data.
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