Industry & Services >> Analyst Interviews >> April 16, 2012

Fundamentals Improve for Building Materials Retailers – Brian W. Nagel – Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.

Nagel, Brian W.
Brian W. Nagel is a Managing Director and Senior Analyst at Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., covering the hardlines and broadlines retail sectors. Prior to joining Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., he was the Senior Analyst at UBS Securities covering the U.S. hardlines retail sector. In 2008, Mr. Nagel was ranked number five in hardlines retail in the annual Institutional Investor poll as well as being named 2008 Best Up and Comer in the category. Before joining UBS Securities, he was part of the hardlines team at Credit Suisse. Mr. Nagel also worked as an Associate Analyst at A.G. Edwards & Sons. He holds a B.S.B.A. from Creighton University. Profile
TWST: In the building and construction area, you cover The Home Depot and Lowe's, is that right?

Mr. Nagel: That's correct. I actually cover the hardline and broadline retailers, which includes Lowe's