SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA (PR Newswire) â 02/03/2003 â Sector DataTM, LLC, today announced that Bear Wagner Specialists LLC has become the latest subscriber for its SectorEngineTM real-time market data application and SectorBaseTM equity research service. Bear Wagner Specialists, a leading NYSE and AMEX specialist firm jointly owned by Hunter Partners, LLC, and The Bear Stearns Companies Inc. (NYSE: BSC), will provide SectorEngine and SectorBase to the firmâs off-floor trading and hedging desk.
SectorEngine and SectorBase form an integrated market data and research platform providing real-time quotes, sector and option analytics, charts, news, fundamental data, and sophisticated screening. Subscribers include traders, analysts, fund managers, and other investment professionals.
"We believe the outstanding feature set, proprietary sector analytics, integrated SectorBase research capabilities, and high performance of SectorEngine will provide an enhanced service for Bear Wagner Specialists," said Michael W. Engmann, Chairman and CEO of Sector Data. "And it will do so at a very low total cost of ownership. Weâre extremely pleased that we could meet the demanding requirements of a top specialist firm and still deliver exceptional value."
Using the patented Sector Data HierarchyTM â a classification system that maps high-growth public companies based on their products and services â SectorEngine and SectorBase provide unique capabilities to identify and track investment opportunities, hone comparative valuations, and add value to fundamental and market data feeds.