Peter Ricchiuti

Professor of Practice

William B. Burkenroad, Jr. Clinical Professor

Office GW 2 - Room 2139
Phone 504.862.8489
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In 1993, Professor Ricchuiti founded Burkenroad Reports, an investment research program at Tulane University. Here, he leads a team of more than 200 of the University’s business students in the search of the investment ‘skinny’ on undervalued and overlooked stocks in six southern states.

He and his program have been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, CNBC, CNN, and Nightly Business Report.


Professor Ricchuiti teaches classes on finance, investments, valuation, equity research, financial modeling, and financial analysis.


On the Air
Professor Ricchuiti hosts a popular weekly business program called “Out to Lunch” on National Public Radio in New Orleans.

Published Author
In 2014, the Financial Times published Professor Ricchuiti’s first book, “Stocks Under Rocks.”

Outstanding Teacher
Reimagine Education recognized Professor Ricchuiti’s teaching delivery as the ‘best on the planet,’ besting competition from nearly 500 universities representing 43 countries.

Memorable Moment

During a 2010 trip to Omaha, Warren Buffet spent a whole day with Professor Ricchuiti’s class covering stocks, bonds, what to buy, and the economy, providing real-world experience. Professor Ricchuiti couldn’t believe the time Warren Buffet spent with his class.

Education & Affiliations

Babson College, Bachelor of Science in Management

University of New Orleans, Master’s of Business Administration


Has run two half marathons and several 5Ks.

Museum member and frequent visitor.

New Orleans Bourbon Society Member of NOMA (New Orleans Museum of Art)