Senior Analyst, Equities
James Bascand joined Forsyth Barr in 2009. He is an Equity Analyst, with primary coverage including the Food, Beverage & Agriculture, Financials, and Building & Construction sectors.
Specific stock coverage includes; Fonterra (FSF), a2 Milk (ATM), PGG Wrightson (PGW), Sanford (SAN), Delegat’s (DGL), CBL Corporation (CBL) NZX Ltd (NZX), Heartland Bank (HBL), Tower (TWR), Metro Performance Glass (MPG), Steel & Tube (STU), and Opus International Consultants (OIC).
James studied a Bachelor of Commerce & Administration at Victoria University, majoring in Money & Finance and Quantitative Analysis. He is currently an INFINZ member and is working towards becoming a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), and has passed Level I.
James has been rated in consecutive years at the INFINZ awards for his Food, Beverage and Agriculture, Financials, and Building sector coverage, including 2nd in the 2016 awards for Financials and Building coverage and 3rd for his Food, Beverage and Agriculture coverage.