HEALTHY & ACTIVE LIFESTYLE COMPANIES: EDWARD AARON – RBC CAPITAL MARKETS
EDWARD AARON is Vice President, Equity Research at RBC Capital Markets.
He joined the firm in 2001 as a consumer products analyst focusing on
the 'healthy and active lifestyles' industry. His coverage encompasses
manufacturers, distributors and retailers of specialty food and leisure
products. Prior to joining RBC capital markets, he covered the natural
products industry as a research associate for Tucker Anthony Sutro
Capital Markets and Hanifen, Imhoff Inc. He holds a BS in Business
Administration from the University of Colorado at Boulder. He is a CFA
charterholder and a member of the Denver Society of Securities Analysts. Profile
TWST: Let's start with an overview of your coverage in leisure.
Mr. Aaron: I define my coverage as 'healthy and active lifestyles.' It's
essentially a play on the aging baby boomer population.