Technology >> Sector Roundtables >> January 29, 2001

Roundtable Forum: Information Technology Services

WILLIAM LOOMIS is Man-aging Director at Legg Mason Wood Walker, Inc. He was previously associated with Ferris, Baker Watts, Inc. Mr. Loomis is a Chartered Financial Analyst, a member of AIMR and of Baltimore Security Analyst's Society. Mr. Loomis received a BS in Finance from the University of Maryland. Profile
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MOSHE KATRI is a Computer Services Research Analyst at SG Cowen. He joined the company as the Lead Analyst in the computer services sector. Mr. Katri was previously associated with Warburg Dillon Read LLC, CIBC Oppenheimer. In the 1998 Reuters survey of portfolio managers and buy- side analysts he was ranked the number two IT Services Analyst on Wall Street following mid-to smaller cap companies. Prior to his career on Wall Street, he served as a Military Intelligence Officer in the Israeli Defense Forces. Mr. Katri received a BS in Finance and Information Systems, and MBA in International Business from New York University. Profile
EDWARD S. CASO, JR., CFA, is a Managing Director/Senior IT Services Analyst at First Union Securities. He was previously associated with Alex. Brown and Goldman Sachs. Mr. Caso is a Chartered Financial Analyst and received a BA in Math/Economics from Bucknell University and an MBA in Finance from Cornell Graduate School of Management. Profile
ANDREW THUT is a Research Analyst at MFS Investment Management in Boston, focusing on small and mid-cap emerging growth stocks. Prior to joining MFS, Andrew worked as an investment banker in the Technology Group at Alex. Brown & Sons. Andrew enjoys skiing, hiking and fishing. He is a graduate of Dartmouth College. Profile
TWST: Bill, we are going to be talking about the information technology

services industry. Will you give us an overview of what that means


Mr. Loomis: Basically IT service companies are