Brian Sozzi

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Brian Sozzi is an independent research analyst and chief business development officer for Nothing But Gold Productions. In this capacity, he is responsible for developing online financial content for an institutional and retail investor base, as well as corporate partners, in addition to co-authoring with former CNBC/CNN anchor Nicole Lapin the first book in the series titled "Decoding the Wall Street Journal."Expand

Sozzi was previously a senior equity research analyst specializing in the apparel and hard goods sectors of the retail industry for Wall Street Strategies, where he managed a client book that included leading financial institutions. He also contributed to his firm's twice-daily stock market commentary and trading services, and monthly newsletter.

Sozzi became recognized by StarMine as a top-ranked equity research analyst for stocks under coverage in such categories as "EPS Estimate Accuracy" and "Industry Excess Return." Sozzi was then awarded the 2011 FT | StarMine Analyst Award for "No. 3 Earnings Estimator in the Textiles Apparel & Luxury Goods Industry."

Routinely sought after as a trusted point of reference for opinions and insight on the global economy and retail sector stock evaluation, Sozzi is a frequent on-air guest on CNBC, Bloomberg, Fox Business and PBS, and is cited regularly by online/print publications that include Forbes, Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal, Market Watch, Reuters, The Associated Press, Barron's, Financial Times and Kiplinger's. He graduated summa cum laude from Dowling College.Collapse

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Brian Sozzi

 | Mar 27, 2015 | 11:00 AM EDT

Twitter's valuation finally makes sense to me.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Mar 27, 2015 | 9:34 AM EDT
Thank you on the food piece! What I am being told is the major food companies are investing in organic, leveraging their own names first. For slower...
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Brian Sozzi

 | Mar 27, 2015 | 9:30 AM EDT
Nike noted weak sales of core running shoes last week. Now, Finish Line just said on their call several styles of key Nike platforms are seeing...
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Brian Sozzi

 | Mar 26, 2015 | 9:00 AM EDT

After Kraft deal, these 2 giants may add to their carts.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Mar 25, 2015 | 3:35 PM EDT
I have been told execs won't be doing media interviews post earnings. Keep that in mind alongside a recent downgrade that cited elevated levels of...
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Brian Sozzi

 | Mar 25, 2015 | 3:18 PM EDT
I think this is a buying opportunity. Hearing the sell-off may be due to a slow-ish start to the current quarter due to weather. However, I talked...
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Brian Sozzi

 | Mar 25, 2015 | 12:53 PM EDT
Oof, what an indictment Buffett has made on the fundamental problems at Campbell's Soup and Kellogg's: http://goo.gl/NOyoIJ
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Brian Sozzi

 | Mar 25, 2015 | 9:00 AM EDT

Retailers are losing ground on discretionary spending.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Mar 24, 2015 | 11:00 AM EDT

There's too much at risk trying to be Joel Osteen or Gandhi.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Mar 24, 2015 | 8:52 AM EDT
Listening in to CFO presentation at TAG conference right now -- I sense the company is looking very hard at a store launch in China. Could be in the...

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