Stock Pitches

How do you go about finding the stocks to pitch?

I am looking on seekingalpha for ideas, but was wondering if there is better process that I can follow?

Do you start by picking sector and then identify the best 3-4 names?

Any help is appreciated here, thank you.

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  • Associate 1 in AM - Equities
Apr 3, 2021 - 8:10pm

There should be some discussions about this if you spend some time searching the forums. Not sure how difficult it would be to find them. 

Anyways, I consider myself a bottoms-up fundamental investor. I will start with some sort of screener based on some metrics I think are important. From there, I will take a quick look at the companies remaining to understand their business model/how they make money. If I like some, I will spend some time learning about the candidate's industry, competitors, supply chain, etc (essentially run a 5-forces analysis). Finally, if the industry shows favorable characteristics, I will complete deeper diligence to determine potential for investment. 

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