has hired StephenMoss, an equity research analyst who previously covered financial institutionsfor Evercore ISI.
Attemptsto reach Moss were unsuccessful. However, a source familiar with the situationsaid Moss is working in equity research for FBR, and his coverage is expectedto include banks. FINRA records show that Moss has been registered with FBRsince Sept. 21.
Mossmoved to in 2012after working in equity research for Janney Montgomery Scott LLC. In August, Evercoredropped coverage onsome of the regional banks Moss was following.
AnEvercore ISI research list from March shows Moss as covering , ,Discover FinancialServices, EverBankFinancial Corp., Independent Bank Group Inc., People's United Financial Inc., , , and Webster FinancialCorp.