David Sterman

David Sterman has been a financial researcher for more than 25 years. In the 1990's he got his start at Smith Barney, where he eventually became a Senior Analyst focused on the banking sector. He was the Director of Research at Individual Investor magazine in the latter half of the 1990's, and in the subsequent decade, worked at a pair of Connecticut-based hedged funds and also served as the Director of Research at Jesup & Lamont Securities. From 2009 through 2014, he was the Chief Market Strategist for StreetAuthority LLC, and currently focuses on sector-based research. 

Recent Articles By The Author

Ring the Register With These Upcoming Spinoffs

Ring the Register With These Upcoming Spinoffs

Numerous studies show that corporate carve outs deliver robust returns.

5 Companies With Stock Buyback Plans That Deliver Great Value

5 Companies With Stock Buyback Plans That Deliver Great Value

Shrinking the share count can have a strong impact on EPS growth.

These Are the 5 Perfect Dividend Stocks for Today's Market

These Are the 5 Perfect Dividend Stocks for Today's Market

Abbott Labs is one of four names to own.

The Bond Market Is Poised for Collapse -- Here's How to Protect Yourself

The Bond Market Is Poised for Collapse -- Here's How to Protect Yourself

A perfect storm is aligning in the bond market, but few are paying attention. Here's how to protect yourself.

How a Looming $100 Billion IPO Could Trigger Massive Paydays in Solar

How a Looming $100 Billion IPO Could Trigger Massive Paydays in Solar

Here's how you play this one.

One of Last Year's Top Market Gainers May Be 2017's Biggest Loser

One of Last Year's Top Market Gainers May Be 2017's Biggest Loser

Shares of Sprint have surged, despite a broken business model.

Here's How to Play the Biotech Rebound

Here's How to Play the Biotech Rebound

The biotech sector suffered a dismal 2016, but the longer-term outlook has rarely been brighter.

Check Out These 3 Gems in the Punishing Emerging-Market Landscape

Check Out These 3 Gems in the Punishing Emerging-Market Landscape

The dollar's surge has wreaked havoc on many developing economies. But these three stand out as potential winners this year and beyond.

Here Is a Practical Guide to This 'Make-or-Break' Earnings Season

Here Is a Practical Guide to This 'Make-or-Break' Earnings Season

There is a resurgence in profits, which means that it is time for a whole new investing playbook.