Analyst Information


Peter Appert, CFA

Sr. Research Analyst

Peter Appert, CFA

Peter Appert is a managing director and senior research analyst at Piper Jaffray specializing in the business and information services sectors. Prior to joining Piper Jaffray in 2009, Appert spent six years at Goldman Sachs covering the publishing and information services sectors. He previously was affiliated with Alex Brown, where he was among the first analysts to cover the education industry. Appert began his career at C.J. Lawrence as a media analyst, also serving as the firm's director of research for five years. Appert has received wide recognition in the investment and business communities, including 22 designations in the annual Institutional Investor "All-America Research Team" survey. He received an MBA from Stanford, a MA from New York University, and a BA from Lafayette College.


Kevin Estok
Research Analyst
Universe Coverage:
Industrials & Business Services:   Business & Learning Services
ATGEAdtalem Global Education
APEIAmerican Public Education, Inc.
BPIBridgepoint Education, Inc.
CPLACapella Education Company
CECOCareer Education Corporation
DNBDun & Bradstreet Corp.
FDSFactSet Research Systems, Inc.
ITGartner Inc.
LOPEGrand Canyon Education, Inc.
HMHCHoughton Mifflin Harcourt Company
INFOIHS Markit Ltd.
LAURLaureate Education, Inc.
MCOMoody's Corporation
SPGIS&P Global, Inc.
STRAStrayer Education, Inc.
TRIThomson Reuters Corporation
UTIUniversal Technical Institute, Inc.