Technology >> Analyst Interviews >> June 14, 2004


DAVID A. SHORE is a Software/IT Services Research Analyst at Desjardins Securities, which he joined in April 2002. Prior to joining First Marathon's equity research team in 1997, he spent three years at Celestica. He then joined CIBC World Markets in 2000 where he was ranked number one (team) in the 2000 Greenwich survey (software) and number two (team) in the 2000 Reuters survey (software). He was also individually ranked number nine as a Top Gun Analyst (technology ' software, hardware, wireless) in the 2000 Brendan Wood survey. He was also recently ranked the number three Stock Picker (software) in the 2003 Starmine/FP survey. He holds a BA (specialized honors) and an MBA from York University. He was awarded his CFA designation in 1997. Profile
TWST: David, can you start with a quick overview of your coverage?

Mr. Shore: I cover a dozen names currently, from companies as large as

Cognos (COGN) and Open Text (OTEX) to companies like