Natural Resources >> Analyst Interviews >> August 16, 1999

Steel Industry Outlook : Thomas Abrams – Credit Suisse First Boston

THOMAS ABRAMS is a Vice President, Equity Analyst at Credit Suisse First Boston. Previously, he was associated with Lord, Abbett & Co., Kidder Peabody and Oppenheimer. He is Chartered Financial Analyst and a member of the Steel Analysts Group. Mr. Abrams received his Bachelor's degree from Hamilton College and his MBA from Cornell University. Profile
TWST: Tell us about performance of the steel stocks over the past six to

nine months.

Mr. Abrams: I think the psychology bottomed with the cyclicals late

last fall, and the fundamentals have