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1307, 2016

MKM Partners Hires Senior Sales Professional for its MKM Intelligence Group

STAMFORD, Conn., July 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — MKM Partners today announced that David Picher has joined our MKM Intelligence Community team as a Managing Director and senior sales professional. David will be […]

805, 2015

Roxanne Meyer to Cover Specialty Retail


STAMFORD, Conn., May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — MKM Partners today announced that Roxanne Meyer has joined as Managing Director, Senior Research Analyst- Specialty Retail. Roxanne will accelerate the expansion of […]

1607, 2014

MKM Partners Hires Software Analyst

Kevin Buttigieg to Cover Software

STAMFORD Conn., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — MKM Partners today announced that Kevin Buttigieg has joined as Managing Director, Senior Software Equity Research Analyst. Kevin will work to […]

906, 2014

Firm Hires Sagar Sheth to Open Chicago Office

Sagar Sheth to Run Chicago office and Expand the Offerings in the Midwest

STAMFORD, Conn., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — MKM Partners today announced that Sagar Sheth has joined as Managing Director of […]

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1703, 2017

Lululemon Has a Big New Fan Base

912, 2016

Lululemon: Take a Deep Breath and Try This Trade

Barron’s, By Steven M. Sears

December 08, 2016 (Read article) The yoga apparel retailer is jumping on strong earnings. Here’s how traders can get a leg up.

2811, 2016

Amazon, et al. Black Friday a ‘Dud’ For Wal-Mart, Says MKM

Barron’s, By Tiernan Ray

November 28, 2016 (Read article) As expected, the holiday shopping orgy that began on Thanksgiving in the U.S., continued with Black Friday, and runs through today, with “Cyber […]

710, 2016

The Hot Stock: Gap’s on Fire

Barron’s by Ben Levisohn

October 7, 2017 (Read article) On a day the stock market slipped, shares of Gap (GPS) were on fire following the release of its September same-store sales. […]

2009, 2016

Lennar Leads Declines for Homebuilders After U.S. Starts Drop

Bloomberg, By Prashant Gopal | September 20th, 2016 (Read article)

Lennar Corp. led a decline in U.S. homebuilder shares after the company reported fiscal third-quarter results and the Commerce Department […]

1909, 2016

ON Semiconductor Completes $2.4 Billion Purchase of Fairchild

BBC World Service, By Patty White | September 19, 2016 (See radio broadcast)

An Arizona-based company has purchased Fairchild Semiconductor for $2.4 billion.

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1010, 2016

Upgrading to Buy: Attractive Risk/Reward As Turnaround Efforts Progress

Entertainment: Toys | Eric Handler, Managing Director | October 10th, 2016 (Read Report)

Upgrading Mattel to Buy from Neutral as positive turnaround efforts and recent share price pullback produces a favorable risk/reward.

710, 2016

Proprietary Survey Suggests Moderate 2H Churn and Only a Transitory Issue

Internet: Applications and Media | Rob Sanderson, Managing Director, Senior Analyst | October 7th, 2016 (Read Report)

We recently commissioned the MKM Intelligence Community to survey nearly 1,200 current and
past Netflix subscribers for […]

2809, 2016

MKM Consumer Survey: Volume 3

MKM Consumer Survery Vol. 3 | Research Department & MKM Intelligence Community| September 29th, 2016 (Read Report)

We survey over 1,300 consumers quarterly to gauge sentiment on topics […]

909, 2016

U.S. Retail Sales Comparison: AMZN Strikes Again in Q2, Lots of Room to Go

Internet: eCommerce | Rob Sanderson, Managing Director, Senior Analyst | September 9th, 2016 (Read Report)

We have updated our comparison of trends for large U.S. retailers vs. AMZN during Q2. Once again, AMZN is […]

509, 2016

S&P 500 Gives First Monthly MACD Buy Signal Since 2012

Technical Strategy | Jonathan Krisnky, CMT, Managing Director, Chief Market Technician | September 5th, 2016 (Read Report)

While the S&P 500 has traded sideways for […]

209, 2016

Semis Bus Tour Takeaways: Stable Macro, NVDA+INTC Collision Course, No Takeouts

Semiconductors | Ian Ing, Executive Director | September 2nd, 2016 (Read Report)

Key takeaways from several semiconductor meetings at MKM’s Silicon Valley Bus Tour.

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203, 2017

Blodget on Snap: This reminds me of every tech IPO of the last twenty

Bloomberg March 2nd, 2017 (Watch Video) Rob Sanderson, MKM Partners senior research analyst, and Henry Blodget, Business Insider CEO & founder, discuss the likelihood of success for ivnestors in the long term for [...]

2702, 2017

Pachter: Netflix building content nobody’s watching

CNBC February 27th, 2017 (See Video) The bull versus bear debate on Netflix with Rob Sanderson, MKM Partners, who has buy rating and $175 price target, and Michael Pachter, Wedbush Securities, [...]

2402, 2017

Options Insight: How to Trade Qorvo

Bloomberg February 14th, 2017 (See Video) Jim Strugger, MKM Holdings derivatives strategist, discusses the performance of equities and his options strategy for Qorvo. He speaks with Bloomberg's Abigail Doolittle on "Bloomberg [...]

1402, 2017

Options Insight: How to Play Marriott

Bloomberg, February 14th, 2017 (See Video)   Jim Strugger, MKM Holdings derivatives strategist, discusses the performance of equities and his options strategy for Marriott. He speaks with Bloomberg's Julie Hyman on [...]

1002, 2017

Michael Darda Expects Three Fed Rate Hikes This Year

Bloomberg Radio  February 9th, 2017 (Listen Here) Michael Darda, MKM’s chief economist, says he expects three Fed rate hikes this year and three to four percent sustainable real U.S. growth. Prior to [...]

902, 2017

MKM’s Darda Advises ‘Anchored Expectations’ for Investors

Bloomberg, February 9th, 2017 (See Video) Michael Darda, chief economist at MKM Partners, discusses where investors should look for market clues amid expectations of policy changes from the Trump administration. He speaks [...]

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2302, 2017

Upcoming MKM Analyst and Corporate Access Events


2/22 – Hasbro, Inc. (HAS) – President John Frascotti and Chief Financial Officer Deb Thomas – New York

2/22 – Oclaro, Inc. (OCLR) – Chief Executive Officer Greg Dougherty and Chief […]

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