Cowen Group Inc. (NASDAQ: COWN) has added Ryan Oatman, CFA, to Cowen and Co.’s Equity Research department as a director to cover oil and gas exploration and production (E&P) stocks. Oatman is based in Houston.
Oatman has seven years of experience in equity research for the energy sector. He joins Cowen from SunTrust Robinson Humphrey where he was a research analyst. He also previously held similar roles at Canaccord Genuity and FBR Capital Markets.
Oatman holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Trinity University, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University. He is also a CFA charterholder.
Cowen’s energy equity research team includes nine senior analysts whose coverage spans energy portfolio strategy, oilfield services and equipment, oil and gas exploration and production, integrated oil, refining, coal, energy transportation, energy metals, and alternative energy.