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Joe Giamichael

Umbrella Research & Advisory

Joe Giamichael is the founder of Umbrella Research & Advisory. He has over a decade of research experience concentrating on small-cap companies. He previously worked as a managing director and a senior research analyst at Global Hunter Securities, covering international and industrial companies. Prior to that, Giamichael was a director of research and senior research analyst at Rodman & Renshaw. His 13 years in financial services include his time with CJS Securities as a senior analyst and managing director, and at Knight Capital, where he was a vice president involved with special situation trading. Giamichael holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Skidmore College.




Recent Interviews

Joe Giamichael's Top Two Oil & Gas Fixer-Uppers (5/29/14) Joe Giamichael likes a project. The founder of Umbrella Research & Advisory finds underperforming junior explorers and producers with fundamentals that spell success, and he works with them to achieve their potential. In this interview with The Energy Report, Giamichael describes the strategies that have allowed these companies to thrive, and why the good times are just beginning for shareholders.

Recent Quotes

"TRCH's Q2/14 revenues grew over 900% year over year and 155% sequentially." (8/19/14) Torchlight Energy Resources Inc. - Joe Giamichael, Umbrella Research & Advisory More >

"I could not more strongly disagree with the attack piece on TRCH." (6/10/14) Torchlight Energy Resources Inc. - Joe Giamichael, Umbrella Research & Advisory More >

"In 2014, you could see almost a tenfold growth in barrels per day from TRCH." (5/29/14) Torchlight Energy Resources Inc. - The Energy Report Interview with Joe Giamichael More >

"TRCH has become a fundamentally viable junior E&P company with high growth potential." (4/24/14) Torchlight Energy Resources Inc. - Joe Giamichael, Umbrella Research & Advisory More >

"TRCH plans to start drilling in Southwest Kansas by Feb. 5." (1/30/14) Torchlight Energy Resources Inc. - Joe Giamichael, Umbrella Research & Advisory More >

"TRCH has strengthened its management team and expanded its board of directors." (12/16/13) Torchlight Energy Resources Inc. - Joe Giamichael, Umbrella Research & Advisory More >

"TRCH's Q3/13 revenues were a 65% year-over-year improvement." (11/25/13) Torchlight Energy Resources Inc. - Joe Giamichael, Umbrella Research & Advisory More >

"TRCH's Boeckman 1-14H well grossed over $2M in its first 90 days." (11/8/13) Torchlight Energy Resources Inc. - Joe Giamichael, Umbrella Research & Advisory More >

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"TRCH has closed on an aggregate raise of $12M of growth capital." (11/7/13) Torchlight Energy Resources Inc. - Joe Giamichael, Umbrella Research & Advisory More >

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