Mr. Kavanagh is a senior member of the investment management team responsible for developing and researching EquityCompass’ portfolio strategies. He also writes extensively on market and portfolio strategy. Prior to joining EquityCompass in May 2011, Bernie was a member of Stifel’s Institutional Equity Sales group from the time Stifel acquired Legg Mason’s Capital Markets Group in December of 2005. At Legg Mason, Bernie began his career in May 2000 as an associate in the Equity Marketing and Strategy Group. Prior to Legg Mason, he was an associate at T. Rowe Price beginning in 1997.
Bernie has a Master of Science in Finance from Loyola University Maryland and a B.S. from Rutgers University. He holds the Chartered Market Technician designation