Equity research analysts work closely with Portfolio managers within the organization. Portfolio managers seek a more technical perspective on financial forecasts from the Equity Research Analyst. Analysts conduct thorough equity research and analysis on a specific industrial sector and provide investment ideas for the portfolio thus contributing to the investment performance of a company. This position usually has sole ownership and accountability of its own investment sector. It also offers the opportunity to network with top management of companies, industry experts and experienced colleagues.

Responsibilities Include

  • Conduct Industry specific company analysis
  • Build and maintain financial models
  • Build Relationship with top management in companies
  • Create financial projections for companies and help develop a valuation analysis of stocks
  • Assist portfolio managers in identifying new investment ideas

Alternate Name

Sell-side Analyst

Earning Potential

$100,000-$150,000+/year
Avg Salaries from Canadian job sites

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