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Thomson Financial Introduces First Call Analyst
Thomson Financial (http://www.thomsonfinancial.com) has unveiled First Call Analyst, a powerful Web-based investment research and analytical tool for institutional investors. First Call Analyst combines the clients' own data with real-time institutional content from Thomson Financial and relevant third parties. First Call Analyst also offers sophisticated management tools, filters, advanced charting, and portfolio analytics, with full export capability to Microsoft Excel. First Call Analyst has been released to a group of institutional investors, with a global launch planned next month.
First Call Analyst is the first component of Thomson Dashboard, a suite of customizable and interoperable investment-oriented programs brought together on a single interface. Thomson Dashboard components represent each phase of the investment process from decision support, stock selection, and research and analysis, to trade execution and settlement. Combined, the components form a fully integrated work-flow solution. Individual components will also be available separately.
Integrated content available via First Call Analyst includes the following:
Source: Thomson Financial
- First Call Real-Time Earnings Estimates
- First Call Brokerage Research Reports
- First Call BondCall Fixed Income Research
- First Call Morning Notes
- I/B/E/S Historical data
- The user's own portfolio holdings through Portia
- Worldscope company accounts data
- ILX equity pricing
- Carson institutional holdings data
- Datastream economic and historical pricing
- News and Market Indices
- In-house analyst forecasts
- 20-plus Analyst Forecast Items including revenue, cash flow, EBIT, Net Debt, Ebitda, Net Asset Value, Net Income, Price Targets
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