The Thomson Reuters StarMine Analyst Awards are recognized as the gold standard in objective measurement of sell-side analyst performance. The awards recognize the world's top individual sell-side analysts and sell-side firms. They measure the performance of sell-side analysts based on the returns of their buy/sell recommendation relative to industry benchmark, and the accuracy of their earnings estimates in 16 regions across the globe. They can also be used by buy-side firms to identify the leading analysts at sell-side firms.
The Awards recognize the top performing stock pickers and earnings estimators across such categories: