Time and again Davys or Goodbodys are solemnly presented by the State broadcaster as if they were some authoritative independent experts on something. The Goodbody forecast on growth next year was second lead on tv news this week.
The record of disaster visited on people who followed stockbrokers in recent years is plain for all to see.
Why are these boys still rolled out unchallenged and treated as if they were wise gurus with no vested interest?
No one else enjoys such untouchability.