Research

Johnson Rice has 9 senior analysts and 4 associate analysts covering the following industries:

Energy

  • Exploration & Production
  • Oilfield Services
  • Downstream
  • Marine Transport
  • Energy Infrastructure

Consumer

  • Specialty Retailers
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ENERGY: EXPLORATION & PRODUCTION

Ronald E. Mills

504-584-1217
rmills@jrco.com

Associate: Donald P. Crist, Jr.
504-584-1257
dcrist@jrco.com

Associate: Rhys D. Williams
504-584-1272
rhys.williams@jrco.com

Mr. Mills joined Johnson Rice in August of 1995 as an analyst to cover the exploration and production industry. In January 2000, Mr. Mills began to focus on small cap and Canadian companies in the industry. Since late 2001, he has focused entirely on domestic small cap companies in the industry. Mr. Mills received his BA and MBA from Tulane University.

Coverage List:

CPE, CRK, ECR, EOX, GDP, GPOR, GST, HK, MPO, OAS, PQ, REN, REXX, RRC, SN, TPLM, UPL

Welles W. Fitzpatrick

504-584-1235
welles@jrco.com

Associate: Bertrand W. Donnes III
504-584-1214
bertrand.donnes@jrco.com

Mr. Fitzpatrick joined Johnson Rice in 2006 as an associate analyst covering large cap exploration & production. In 2009, he began expanding our research coverage in the small cap exploration & production sector. Prior to joining Johnson Rice, Mr. Fitzpatrick worked in Saudi Arabia as an analyst for Xenel Industries commercializing the country's first free trade zone. Mr. Fitzpatrick received his BA from Vanderbilt University in Nashville.

Coverage List:

AMZG, AREX, AXAS, BCEI, CWEI, END, KOG, FANG, PDCE, PSTR, PVA, ROSE, SFY, SM, SYRG

Charles A. Meade

504-584-1274
cmeade@jrco.com

Mr. Meade joined Johnson Rice in 2008 after spending five years at Energy Partners, Ltd., a Gulf of Mexico E & P company. At EPL he ran corporate development and planning after his first two years leading the Investor Relations effort. Mr. Meade holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Stanford University and an M.B.A. from the MIT Sloan School of Management, and began his career working with technology companies in Silicon Valley.

Coverage List:

APA, APC, CHK, COG, DVN, EOG, NBL, PXD, RICE, RSPP, SD, SWN

Michael A. Glick

504-584-1248
glick@jrco.com

Mr. Glick joined Johnson Rice in July, 2011 as an associate analyst covering the exploration & production segment. He will be assuming coverage of several companies in the near future. Having been in the investment industry since 2005, Mr. Glick joined Johnson Rice from Madison Williams and Company. Prior to Madison Williams, Mr. Glick covered the energy sector for Height Analytics in Washington, D.C. advising clients on the impact of policy change on specific stocks. Mr. Glick holds a BSM from the A.B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University.

Coverage List:

CIE, CRZO, DNR, EGN, EXXI, MCF, SGY, WTI

ENERGY: OILFIELD SERVICES

Georg P. Venturatos

504-584-1233
georg@jrco.com

Mr. Venturatos joined Johnson Rice in March, 2008 as an associate analyst covering the consumer sector. In October, 2009, he transitioned to the oil service sector as an associate analyst. In September, 2011, Mr. Venturatos began expanding research coverage in the geophysical space within the oil service sector. Mr. Venturatos received his BA in Economics from Vanderbilt University.

Coverage List:

ATW, CLB, DO, DWSN, ESV, FI, FTK, GEOS, HERO, IO, MIND, NE, NR, PACD, RDC, SDRL, RIG, VTG

ENERGY: OIL SERVICE/DOWNSTREAM/MARINE TRANSPORT

Daniel J. Burke

504-584-1213
dburke@jrco.com

Associate: Pike Howard
504-584-1283
pike@jrco.com

Mr. Burke joined Johnson Rice in 2001 as an analyst focusing on the oilfield service industry. Since 2004, he has served as a senior analyst covering the downstream refining and marine services sectors. Prior to joining Johnson Rice, Mr. Burke worked for two years as an associate for the Boston Consulting Group. Mr. Burke received his B.S. degree from the University of Texas at Austin.

Coverage List:

BAS, BHI, EXH, FI, HFC, HOS, HP, KEG, KEX, NBR, OII, OIS, PES, PKD, PTEN, RES, SLB, SPN, TDW, TESO, TSO, VLO, WFT

ENERGY: ENERGY INFRASTRUCTURE

Martin W. Malloy

Director of Research
504-584-1205
mmalloy@jrco.com

Mr. Malloy joined Johnson Rice in August of 2007 as a senior analyst covering energy infrastructure. Prior to joining Johnson Rice, Mr. Malloy was a senior analyst at Capital One Southcoast providing equity research coverage of a group of oil service and energy infrastructure companies. Prior to joining Southcoast in January, 1999, Mr. Malloy was Manager of Structured Finance for Entergy Power Group, where he was responsible for executing non-recourse financings for several large, independent power projects in Europe. Mr. Malloy received a B.A. from Washington & Lee University and an M.B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis.

Coverage List:

BWC, CAM, CBI, DRC, DRQ, DVR, FET, FLR, FTI, GIFI, GLPW, GTLS, HLX, JEC, KBR, MDR, MTRX, NOV, PWR, THR, TISI, TTI, WG

CONSUMER: RETAIL

David M. Mann, CFA

504-584-1203
mann@jrco.com

Mr. Mann joined Johnson Rice in April of 1993 as a special situations analyst focusing on retail stocks. Before joining Johnson Rice, Mr. Mann worked as a portfolio manager for North Carolina Trust Company. Previously, he was an investment analyst with Oak Value Capital Management. Mr. Mann received his MBA from Duke University and a BS from the Wharton School.

Coverage List:

BIG, DG, DLTR, DSW, FDO, MW, PETM, POOL, ROST, SMRT, SSI, TJX, TUES

Jill R. Caruthers

504-584-1259
jillc@jrco.com

Jill Caruthers joined Johnson Rice in 2003 as an associate analyst covering retail stocks under David Mann. In 2006, she began expanding research coverage in the footwear sector. Before joining Johnson Rice, Jill was an associate analyst at Morgan Keegan. Ms. Caruthers received her BBA from Millsaps College.

Coverage List:

BWS, FRED, GCO, RGS, SBH, SCVL, ULTA