Biography CEO & Chief Equities Strategist of Belus Capital Advisors. In this capacity, responsible for researching and developing an equities portfolio of mid and large-cap positions for clients, in addition to leading the firm’s digital content and broader research initiatives. Belus Capital Advisors: www.beluscapitaladvisors.com Career Achievements •Recognized by StarMine as a top-ranked equity research analyst for stocks under coverage in such categories as “EPS Estimate Accuracy” and “Industry Excess Return.” •Awarded the 2011 FT | StarMine Analyst Award for “No. 3 Earnings Estimator in the Textiles Apparel & Luxury Goods Industry.” •Launched the institutional research department for Wall Street Strategies Inc. in 2005. •Voted by media outfit Benzinga as “One of the Top 10 Finance People to Follow on Twitter.”
Boaz Berkowitz has a unique interest being a Seeking Alpha contributor as he not only has a passion for writing and companies in general, but was also Seeking Alpha's Director of Contributor Relations from 2008 to 2011.
Boaz is currently the Founder & CEO of TalkMarkets, a first of its kind financial website. TalkMarkets is a smart site which covers the entire breadth of the diverse financial realm but is customized and tailored to each individual user. Your interests, preferences, and level of investment sophistication influence what content you see and in what medium. This ensures a browsing experience which is easy, quick and personally relevant. Additionally, we've made interacting easy by incorporating the best social media tools and creating a few of our own.
As the first ever contributor-owned website, TalkMarkets is truly unique and issues its founding contributors equity in the company.
Boaz has a diverse background, having begun his career at Bloomberg L.P. in Manhattan. Later he was lured into the world of e-commerce where for nearly six years he served as the Director of Online Operations for Saturn Enterprises. He has also consulted for several companies including Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (AAWW), the world's largest operator of 747 cargo aircraft, and GLX, the first global online financial community specifically for investors.
Boaz's interests extend beyond writing - he is involved with several charitable and community organizations. He sits on the Board of Directors for Binghamton University's Hillel and has served as an auxiliary police officer for the NYPD at Manhattan's 24th precinct. Boaz has an unusually supportive and understanding wife and four amazing children.