Brian Lazorishak is a senior portfolio manager with Stack Financial Management (SFM) - a firm recognized by Barron's as one of the Top 100 Independent Financial Advisors in the US. Founded by renowned market analyst James Stack, SFM is known for a safety-first style of risk management. Mr. Lazorishak focuses on portfolio composition and sector analysis as well as securities research and selection. He has extensive experience in both fundamental and technical analysis, and has earned both the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and the Chartered Market Technician (CMT) designations. Prior to joining SFM in 2015, Mr. Lazorishak had over 18 years of experience in equity analysis and portfolio management. In addition to appearances on CNBC and the Nightly Business Report, he has been quoted in Barron's, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, USA Today, and other publications.