Brett Hershman

Brett Hershman is a Writer from San Diego, CA. He is the founder of Leverage Equity Research.

In addition to writing at TheStreet, Brett is a staff writer at Benzinga.com. His work has been seen numerous National Publications including Yahoo! Finance, Market Watch, Morningstar, MSN Money, Seeking Alpha, The Philadelphia Inquirer and the Baltimore Sun.  

Hershman received his bachelors degree from Arizona State University with a focus in Liberal Arts.

Recent Articles By The Author

4 Industries Besides Gaming That Will Benefit From Augmented Reality

4 Industries Besides Gaming That Will Benefit From Augmented Reality

The Pokémon Go craze has highlighted the potential of Augmented Reality in gaming. But real estate, dating, retail and exercise could also benefit.

Tough Comparison Sinks Apple in Second Quarter

Tough Comparison Sinks Apple in Second Quarter

Apple released its second-quarter earnings; iPhone sales and revenue decline as currency headwinds remains an issue.

Ballast Point Continues to Deliver for Constellation Brands

Ballast Point Continues to Deliver for Constellation Brands

Constellation Brands hits an all-time-high, driven by its new acquisitions, including Ballast Point, a craft brewer it bought for $1 billion.

Under Armour Banking on Future Endorsement Pipeline

Under Armour Banking on Future Endorsement Pipeline

Sports apparel companies are increasingly counting on grassroots initiatives to build relationships with promising athletes who will endorse their products when they're stars.

Is James Harden's Massive $200 Million Contract With Adidas a Good Deal?

Is James Harden's Massive $200 Million Contract With Adidas a Good Deal?

Houston Rockets James Harden signed a $200M dollar deal with Adidas. Since his signing, the stock has risen over 40%.

La-Z-Boy Close to Reaching Its '4-4-5' Target in Just Two Years

La-Z-Boy Close to Reaching Its '4-4-5' Target in Just Two Years

Only two years into its ambitious five-year plan, L-Z-Boy has opened 331 of 400 company-owned stores averaging $4 million each in revenue.

Apple Looks to Emerging Markets, India, China for Growth

Apple Looks to Emerging Markets, India, China for Growth

Apple Released Record profits of 18.4 Billion Tuesday. Q1 saw the best ever conversion rate from Android to iPhone - There are now over 1 billion active Apple Devices.

Callaway's Smart TopGolf Investment Should Create Growth

Callaway's Smart TopGolf Investment Should Create Growth

Top Golf is a golf/entertainment business that has ambitious expansion plans.

Pinterest Is an IPO to Watch in 2016

Pinterest Is an IPO to Watch in 2016

Social media Web site Pinterest grew revenue 500% in 2015, and the company has an $11 billion valuation.

Why Airbnb Is a Unicorn That Investors Should Follow

Why Airbnb Is a Unicorn That Investors Should Follow

Airbnb is currently the third most valued unicorn at over $25.5B and demand for its services seems likely to remain robust.