Pomeroy Research, a privately owned research firm, focuses on Health Care Providers & Services, Healthcare Staffing, Death Care, Hospital Management, Long Term Care, and Rehabilitation Services. Founded in 2006 by A.J Rice, Pomeroy Research joined Soleil Securities' platform in 2008. Soleil Securities is a registered broker-dealer based in NY. Pomeroy Research offers sell-side equity research and provides in-depth coverage of the healthcare sector, which includes hospitals, drug distribution, rehabilitation services, and other healthcare providers. The company currently provides exclusive, insightful and qualitative analyses on the 21 companies under its coverage universe.
The company's founder, A.J Rice's 20 year Wall Street career began in 1987 with a stint in the Mergers &
Acquisitions Department of J.P. Morgan, where he rose to the level of Vice President in the consumer products and services group. He was appointed Senior Health Services and Medical Products Analyst when JP Morgan entered the equities underwriting business in 1991. In 1995, Mr. Rice left Morgan to join CS First Boston as the Senior Health Services Analyst. From 1996 to 1999, he worked at The Bear Stearns Companies as a Senior Managing Director and Senior Health Services Analyst. From 1999 to 2006, he was a Managing Director at Merrill Lynch, leading a four person Health Services Equity Research team. For over 10 years, Mr. Rice was recognized as a top sell side analyst by Greenwich Associates and Institutional Investor Magazine. Mr. Rice has an MBA from the Columbia University Graduate School of Business, where he was the winner of the Deloitte & Touche Prize in Accounting. He also has a BA
in Economics from the University of Virginia.