Analyst Information


Sarah James

Sr. Research Analyst

Sarah James

Sarah James is a principal and senior research analyst at Piper Jaffray covering hospitals, managed care and distributors within Healthcare Services. Prior to joining Piper Jaffray in 2016, James spent seven years at Wedbush Securities where she covered managed care organizations and hospitals. In 2012, Institutional Investor recognized James as an All-America Research Team Rising Star. James has more than 15 years of experience following the industry, including work in managed care at Lehman Brothers, UBS, and Cowen. James holds a Master of Business Administration degree with a focus in finance and strategy from UCLA's Anderson School of Management and a bachelor’s degree in finance from Florida State University.

Universe Coverage:
Healthcare:   Healthcare Services: Information Technology, Hospitals, Managed Care, Distributors
ANTMAnthem, Inc.
CNCCentene Corporation
CICigna Corporation
CYHCommunity Health Systems, Inc.
EHCEncompass Health Corp.
HCAHCA Holdings, Inc.
HSICHenry Schein, Inc.
HUMHumana Inc.
MOHMolina Healthcare, Inc.
PDCOPatterson Companies Inc.
THCTenet Healthcare Corporation
UNHUnitedHealth Group Incorporated
UHSUniversal Health Services, Inc.
WCGWellCare Health Plans, Inc.