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

 | Aug 27, 2014 | 8:30 AM EDT
I had the chance to interview the co-CEO of Chipotle exclusively for TheStreet, and here is that interesting piece now live: http://goo.gl/jRaqvk...
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Brian Sozzi

 | Aug 26, 2014 | 9:27 AM EDT

International performance continues to be dreadful.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Aug 26, 2014 | 7:00 AM EDT

And why we upgraded Best Buy.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Aug 25, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT
There is good reason to believe Best Buy will deliver surprisingly decent second-quarter earnings and holiday sales guidance.
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Brian Sozzi

 | Aug 25, 2014 | 9:00 AM EDT

Best Buy could beat earnings expectations again.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Aug 22, 2014 | 8:30 AM EDT

You need to focus on business fundamentals, not Ukraine.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Aug 21, 2014 | 10:00 AM EDT

These results keep me deeply concerned about the U.S. consumer.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Aug 20, 2014 | 11:00 AM EDT

Consider these fundamentals before you join in the bullishness.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Aug 19, 2014 | 11:00 AM EDT

Today we'll look at Home Depot, Aeropostale and Target.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Aug 19, 2014 | 9:59 AM EDT
I think the earnings call for Home Depot has gone very well. Look for bullish comments from the sell-side tomorrow morning and into today's close....

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