Industry & Services >> Analyst Interviews >> March 7, 2011

Cyclical Growth For It Consulting Services – George A. Price – Bb&t Capital Markets

George A. Price, Senior Vice President, joined BB&T Capital Markets in November 2010, and he follows the commercial IT services/government IT services sector. In its "World's Top Analysts" survey recognizing the top analysts in 2010, the Financial Times/Starmine named him number one in the IT services industry for his earnings estimates accuracy. Mr. Price was also part of a two-senior-analyst team ranked number five in stock picking in both 2003 and 2004 by The Wall Street Journal in its annual "Best on the Street" survey, and he ranked number three in stock picking in 2003 by the Financial Times/Starmine. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Price was a Principal with Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., where he followed commercial IT services companies. Prior to joining Stifel, as a result of that company's acquisition of Legg Mason Capital Markets, Mr. Price was a Vice President following IT services companies at Legg Mason Wood Walker, Inc. Before beginning his equity research career as an Associate Analyst at Legg Mason in 1999, he was an IT Consultant with American Management Systems, Inc., a global business and technology consulting firm that served both commercial and government clients. Mr. Price earned a bachelor's degree in government from Dartmouth College and an MBA from the Amos Tuck School of Business Administration at Dartmouth. Profile
TWST: The space you cover is IT services?

Mr. Price: Yes, primarily commercial IT services right now, but I will also be assuming coverage of the government services sector here as well at BB&T