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

 | Nov 26, 2014 | 1:00 PM EST

Black Friday is unlikely to solve problems at certain retailers.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Nov 25, 2014 | 1:00 PM EST

The holiday fun is about to begin.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Nov 24, 2014 | 9:00 AM EST

The external environment, immigration and confidence.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Nov 21, 2014 | 10:20 AM EST

Here are four sharp innovations that are just around the bend.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Nov 20, 2014 | 12:30 PM EST

Supporting the bubbling bullish case in the stock.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Nov 19, 2014 | 10:00 AM EST

Aging consumers and longer winters change the landscape.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Nov 19, 2014 | 9:16 AM EST
Fascinating company, am damn lucky to have been covering it literally from its IPO. One thing I am getting, well, a little unnerved about is the...
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Brian Sozzi

 | Nov 18, 2014 | 9:00 AM EST

There is more than one reason.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Nov 18, 2014 | 8:51 AM EST
Home Depot's average ticket growth has accelerated from 0.6% in 1Q14 to 2.3% in 3Q14. Nice indication on where consumers are spending their...
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Brian Sozzi

 | Nov 17, 2014 | 1:00 PM EST

What this year-end flurry of deals highlights.

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