Michael L. Goldstein
Mr. Goldstein is the Managing Partner of Empirical Research Partners LLC. From 1990 through March, 2002 he was the Chief Investment Strategist of Sanford C. Bernstein & Co., Inc. and a member of the Board of Directors from 1995 until the firm’s sale to Alliance Capital in 2000.
Sungsoo Yang, CFA
Mr. Yang is the partner in charge of quantitative research at Empirical Research Partners LLC. He joined the firm in 2003 and has been instrumental in the development of our quantitative frameworks including our stock selection models and regime indicators.
Rochester Cahan, CFA
Mr. Cahan is the U.S. Portfolio Strategist at Empirical Research Partners LLC, having joined the firm in 2013 to focus on a broad spectrum of research topics ranging from bottom-up stock-selection to top-down macroeconomic analysis.
Mr. Rubinson has been covering consumer stocks for over 20 years. He has spent the majority of his career on the sell side at firms including Bank of America, Nomura Securities and Wolfe Research. He has been highly ranked in Institutional Investor’s research survey for multiple years, including a #1 ranking in Retail Hardlines in 2004. Mr. Rubinson also spent five years at a long/short hedge fund investing in a broad universe of global consumer stocks.
Mr. Sapp is a Research Analyst and Product Specialist at Empirical Research Partners LLC. Joining the firm in 2009, he helped establish Empirical’s global efforts partnering in the development of stock selection frameworks while producing research that marries bottom-up stock selection with top-down macroeconomic analysis for equity investors focusing on the developed and emerging markets.
Mr. Pinel is Global Strategist at Empirical Research Partners LLC. He joined the firm in 2011 as a research analyst in the Global Portfolio Strategy team. His research efforts target a wide range of topics of interest to investors focusing on developed world equities, including analysis of global themes and bottom-up stock selection frameworks.