Equity Research

Johnson Rice’s research team is focused on providing insightful and differentiated investment ideas. Our three senior research analysts cover approximately 65 companies across all market caps in the following sectors: exploration & production, oilfield services and energy transition/energy infrastructure. Their ongoing relationships with their covered companies not only yield insightful research ideas, but also offer corporate access in the form of NDR’s, annual conferences, bus trips and investor calls.

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Exploration & Production

Charles A. Meade
Research Analyst / Member | cmeade@jrco.com | 504-584-1274

Charles 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. Charles holds a BS in Civil Engineering from Stanford University and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management, and began his career working with technology companies in Silicon Valley.

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Oilfield Services

Don P. Crist
Research Analyst | dcrist@jrco.com | 504-812-8866

Don Crist joined Johnson Rice in 2022 to cover the oilfield service sector after spending five years at Mammoth Energy Partners, Inc., an integrated oilfield service company. He previously worked as an associate research analyst at Johnson Rice from 2007-2016 covering the small cap E & P sector. Don started his career in the U.S. Navy as an aviation electronics technician before working for offshore drilling companies overseas. He holds a B.S. in Finance from the University of New Orleans.

Don has been recognized by Institutional Investor as the #1 Investor Relations Professional in Energy (2019).

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Marty W. Malloy
Director of Research / Member | mmalloy@jrco.com | 504-584-1205

Marty Malloy’s coverage universe includes Energy Transition and Energy Infrastructure. Marty has been recognized by Starmine as #1 Stock Picker for the Energy Equipment & Services sector (2007), #1 Stock Picker for the Construction & Engineering sector (2011) and The Wall Street Journal “Best on the Street” (2007). Prior to joining Johnson Rice, 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 Capital One Southcoast in January 1999, Marty 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. Marty received a BA from Washington & Lee University and an MBA from Washington University in St. Louis.

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