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Behind every good investment decision lies good research. At BMO Nesbitt Burns, that research is among the best. So every time you and your Investment Advisor make an investment decision, it's been informed by some of Canada’s top investment knowledge and expertise.


Economics (BMO Capital Markets)

Investing and the economy go hand-in-hand. By keeping up with the latest economic developments, you and your BMO Investment Advisor can make better-informed investment decisions.

BMO Capital Markets’ renowned Economics department lays the foundation for sound investment decision-making through its global economic and financial market insight, analysis and forecasts.

Visit BMO Capital Markets’ Economics publications for up-to-date news and forecasts. Key publications include the Focus weekly financial digest and EconoFACTS, an analysis of the latest economic data.

Equity research

Our investment research is done with one goal in mind: to help our clients achieve returns on a relative and absolute basis while aiming to sufficiently manage risk. Our team of analysts at BMO Capital Markets covers more than 1,000 companies across diverse industry sectors, and has an excellent long-term track record. Our award-winning analysts provide research that is informative, perceptive and actionable. We also provide equity strategy, quantitative analysis and portfolio management services to our clients.

Recent rankings
  • In 2014, the Equity Research team earned top marks in the Thomson Reuters StarMine Analyst Awards, collecting 16 awards. Our US analysts ranked top 3 in 5 categories, and our Canadian and UK analysts were ranked no. 1 in 5 categories. Three BMO analysts were cited as the no. 1 Stock Picker in their sector.
  • Canadian Research has been ranked no. 1 for 29 of the past 34 years by Brendan Wood International (2014).
  • In the 2014 US Equity Analyst survey by Greenwich Associates, our US team ranked 15 in 5 sectors.
  • In the 2014 Canadian Greenwich Associates survey, BMO Capital Markets ranked no. 2 for overall Equity Research/Advisory share in Canada and no. 1 in 5 sectors.

In the 2014 Institutional Investor survey, BMO Capital Markets ranked no. 21 overall, with 4 analysts in the top 10, including 1 ranked Runner Up.


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