Chemicals & Materials Technology

Our Chemicals & Materials research platform is focused on those companies and industries producing industrial chemicals. These companies convert a variety of raw materials including oil, natural gas, air, water, metals, and minerals into value-added chemicals. These include both specialty chemicals as well as commodity chemicals utilized in nearly every product produced around the world. Materials Technology is focused on nanomaterials, biomaterials, electronic chemicals, battery chemistries, magnetics, and vapor deposition / optical thin film coatings. It also encompasses ceramics and glasses, advanced composites, polymers, metal alloys and semiconductor materials. Materials technology is fast becoming a critical part of the next generation of products with applications ranging from energy storage to telecommunications to aerospace & defense.


Prior to Water Tower Research, Jeff was an 18-year equity research veteran at Lehman Brothers / Barclays where his coverage concentrated on mid- and small-capitalization companies in the oil & gas exploration and production sectors, and he also covered master limited partnerships (MLPs) and royalty companies. View Team Page
Prior to joining Water Tower Research, Dmitry Silversteyn built a strong sell-side franchise on Wall Street as an equity research analyst focusing on the specialty chemicals and materials industries. View Team Page

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