Student Team Wins Financial Analyst Research Challenge


Belmont students won the Greater Tennessee Chartered Financial Analyst Research Challenge this year for the third year in a row. The team consisted of Cody Fincher, Nate Newcomb, William Gilmore, Lauren Vandermark, and Gray Finney, students working on undergraduate, Professional Master of Business Administration and Accelerated Master of Business Administration degrees, respectively.

The team prepared an equity research report on Ryman Hospitality, a Nashville-based real estate investment trust, and will compete again in the Americas Regional Competition in Atlanta April 15 – 16. Belmont alumnus Jay McCanless served as the team’s industry mentor.