John Healy

Managing Director, Equity Research Analyst

John joined Northcoast Research in May 2009 as Managing Director and Equity Research Analyst covering the Business Services sector, which specific emphasis on the Car Rental and Industrial Services, Commercial Services and Staffing industries. Prior to joining Northcoast Research, John was an Associate and Senior Analyst at FTN Midwest Securities from 2003-2009. John and his team have developed an extensive network of industry contacts to draw from, including private equipment rental operators, equipment auction operators and auto auction operators, private uniform rental operators, private document management operators, private U.S. and international professional, industrial, and commercial staffing operators. Additionally, John has developed a proprietary Weekly Car Rental Pricing Monitor, Monthly Accident Monitor, Monthly Concert/Venue/Ticketing Survey, Quarterly Tradeshow Manager Survey and Weekly Staffing Hiring Index. John has been recognized by StarMine in 2011, 2013, 2014 and 2015 as a top 3 stock picker and earnings estimator nationally for both the Professional Services and Commercial Services & Supplies sectors. In additional to providing proprietary equity research and custom research data to institutional investors, John has been quoted, and has had his work cited, by The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, Bloomberg, CNBC, Reuters, USA Today, and a number of industry trade publications. He also he presented his research findings to a number of private employment/staffing operators and Automotive and Travel industry trade groups.

Car Rental & Industrial Services


AutoNation, Inc. - AN

Kelly Services, Inc. - KELYA

Avis Budget Group - CAR

Kforce, Inc. - KFRC

CarMax, Inc - KMX

Manpower, Inc. - MAN

Copart, Inc. – CPRT

Robert Half International, Inc. - RHI

Herc Holdings, Inc. - HRI

TrueBlue, Inc. - TBI

Hertz Global Holdings - HTZ

KAR Auction Services, Inc. – KAR

LKQ Corporation – LKQ

Tire & Rubber Manufacturers

Penske Automotive Group, Inc. - PAG

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company - CTB

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers – RBA

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company - GT

United Rentals - URI

Commercial Services

Automotive Aftermarket Retailers

Cintas - CTAS

Monroe Muffler Brake, Inc. - MNRO

Live Nation – LYV

Unifirst – UNF

Contact Information

phone    216.468.6907 (direct)
mobile    440.823.4718