Stephen Biggar is currently director of product strategy at Argus Research. He is a member of the Argus Investment Policy Committee and Senior Portfolio Group, and frequently appears in print and broadcast media discussing the equity markets. Previously, he was the global director of equity research for S&P Capital IQ. He holds a degree in economics from Rutgers University.
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Argus is now looking for a recession in 2020, cautions Stephen Biggar, director of financial institutions research at Argus Research. Here is an update on the independent Wall Street research firm's outlook for GDP, interest rates and markets in the wake of the coronavirus.
Stephen Biggar — senior analyst at Argus Research — chose PayPal (PYPL) as his Top Pick last year; the stock rose 28% and continues to earn his buy rating. For the new year, he favors a leader in the credit card market.
Stephen Biggar, senior editor and analyst for Argus Research, selected PayPal Holdings (PYPL) as his favorite investment idea for 2019. The stock has since risen 37%. Here's his latest update.
Charles Schwab Corp. (SCHW) has gained market share by challenging industry pricing standards with many low- or no-cost offerings, including its popular proprietary ETFs, observes Stephen Biggar of Argus Research, a leading independent research firm on Wall Street.
Join Argus' director of product strategy, Stephen Biggar, as he discusses the current Argus Research 30-Stock Focus List and a few of the firm's thematic research portfolios, including the Innovation and Millennial Generation portfolios.