Industry & Services >> Analyst Interviews >> May 22, 2000

Bulding Products Companies : Barbara Allen – Arnhold & S. Bleichroeder Inc

BARBARA ALLEN is a Senior Analyst in the research department of Arnhold and S. Bleichroeder, Inc., where she follows the housing/construction products industries globally. A Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Alabama, she holds Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Chinese History, as well as an MBA in Finance. Ms. Allen has made a number of media appearances discussing housing trends and speaks frequently at industry conferences, including the National Association of Realtors, the National Association of Homebuilders and university- sponsored forums. Profile
TWST: Let's start, Barbara, with what you include in your coverage of

the building materials sector at Arnhold & Bleichroeder.

Ms. Allen: I follow a wide variety of companies, all 25 of