Christian Tharp

Analyst Articles

Harsco Corporation is a multinational provider of industrial services and engineered products serving global industries. The company operates in fits segments: Harsco Metals & Minerals, Harsco Infrastructure, Harsco Rail and Harsco Industrial. Harsco has locations in over 50 countries, including the United… Read More

Medifast, Inc. is engaged in the production, distribution, and sale of weight management and... Read More

Medifast, Inc. is engaged in the production, distribution, and sale of weight management and disease management products and other consumable health and diet products. The product lines include... Read More

Freescale Semiconductor Holdings I, Ltd is an embedded processing semiconductors and solutions provider. Freescale’s product portfolio falls into three primary groupings: Microcontroller Solutions, Networking and Multimedia and Radio Frequency, Analog and Sensor. The company sells its products directly to original equipment manufacturers, distributors, original design manufacturers and contract manufacturers through… Read More

Devon Energy Corporation is an independent energy company engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids. Devon’s operations are concentrated in North American onshore areas in the United States and Canada. It also owns natural… Read More

Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras is a Brazil-based integrated oil and gas company. The company divides its activities into six segments: Exploration and Production; Provision; Gas and Energy; Biofuel; Distribution, and International. Directly or through its subsidiaries, Petrobras is engaged in the research, extraction, refining, processing, trade and transport of oil… Read More

Arcos Dorados Holdings, Inc. is a McDonald’s franchisee. As of year-end 2010, Arcos operated or franchised 1,755 McDonald’s-branded restaurants, which represented 6.7% of McDonald’s total franchised restaurants globally. It operates McDonald’s-branded restaurants under two different operating formats, company-operated restaurants and franchised restaurants. Of its 1,755 McDonald’s-branded restaurants in the territories,… Read More

Cigna Corporation is a holding company. Cigna is a global health service company, with insurance subsidiaries that are providers of medical, dental, disability, life and accident insurance and related products and services. In the United States, these products and services are offered… Read More

C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc is a third-party logistics company. The Company provides freight transportation services and logistics solutions to companies of all sizes, in a variety of industries. During the year 2010, it handled approximately 9.2 million shipments for more than 36,000… Read More

NetApp, Inc. is a provider of storage and data management solutions. The company has a portfolio of application, virtualization, cloud, and service provider solutions. NetApp’s products and services are designed to meet the requirements and service levels of enterprises and their business applications. NetApp offers storage solutions that incorporate its… Read More

Abercrombie & Fitch Company, through its subsidiaries, is a specialty retailer that operates stores and direct-to-consumer operations selling casual sportswear apparel, including knit and woven shirts, graphic t-shirts, fleece, jeans and woven pants, shorts, sweaters, outerwear, personal care products, and accessories for men, women and kids under the Abercrombie &… Read More