Industry & Services >> Analyst Interviews >> November 3, 2003
TWST: Could we start out with an overview of your coverage? KIERAN HURSON, CFA, is a Senior Equity Research Analyst at FTN Midwest
Research with coverage in the Electrical Equipment, Multi-Industry and
Aerospace & Defense sectors. Prior to joining FTN Midwest Research in
2000, Mr. Hurson worked as an analyst in the private equity market
valuing privately-held companies in preparation for the M&A process.
Prior to that, Mr. Hurson spent 13 years in the aerospace industry at
Grumman, McDonnell Douglas and Boeing, where he held several positions
of increasing responsibility in engineering, manufacturing and finance.
He received a BS in Electrical Engineering from the State University of
New York at Buffalo, an MS in Electrical Engineering from Polytechnic
University of New York, and an MBA from the University of Southern
Mr. Hurson: My industrial coverage consists of a group of companies that
are really multi-industry companies, and that would be