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Hunter Keay Named One Of Wall Street's Elite Stock Pickers for 2012


Hunter Keay Named One Of Wall Street's Elite Stock Pickers for 2012


August 2012


New York, NY — Hunter Keay, Director and Senior Airline Analyst for Wolfe Trahan & Co. was named by Starmine in conjunction with The Financial Times, as the number one stock picker amongst all airline analysts in their 2012 poll, for the second consecutive year. In addition this year, Starmine and The Financial Times ranked Mr. Keay as the number five stock picker in the United States across all industries. Ed Wolfe, Wolfe Trahan’s managing Partner and Director of Research noted “I am not surprised by Hunter’s success in making money for his clients. He and his team work as hard as anyone I know to provide objective, honest, fundamental research. Investors who read his work understand how thought provoking and relevant it is relative to the competition.”


About Wolfe Trahan & Co.

Wolfe Trahan & Co. was founded in 2008 as a transport research boutique by former Bear Stearns & Co., Inc. Senior Analyst and top ranked transportation analyst Ed Wolfe. The firm later expanded with the addition of top ranked Global Strategist, François Trahan, and has established a reputation for superior transportation and macro research and services. Over the past few years Wolfe Trahan has continued to add differentiated research teams and the firm currently covers six sectors through five analysts. Each sector was recognized by clients in Institutional Investor Magazine’s 2011 All America Research Poll.


In May 2010, WR Securities, LLC, now Wolfe Trahan Securities, was launched as an affiliated broker dealer. Wolfe Trahan Securities acts as a distribution arm for Wolfe Trahan research in addition to engaging in equity and debt underwriting and corporate finance advisory transactions in the Airfreight & Surface Transportation, Auto & Truck Manufacturers & Suppliers and Passenger Airline sectors. It provides unbiased advice singularly focused on advancing clients’ long term interests. Wolfe Trahan & Co. and its affiliates currently employ over 50 full time professionals and continue to actively search for top talent.


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