Peter Sidoti is the CEO of Sidoti & Co., an independent equity research firm that covers more than 700 companies with a market capitalization under $3 billion. Sidoti has nearly 30 years of Wall Street experience and was a leading health care analyst for Value Line, Drexel Burnham, Natwest Markets and Schroders before founding Sidoti & Company, LLC in 1999, to address the dearth of research on companies not included in the S&P 500. He graduated from New York University in 1978 with a B.S. in accounting and in 1980 from N.Y.U. with an M.B.A. in finance. He holds the Series 7, 24, 63, 79, 86 and 87 licensures.