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Projecting out drugs that are in FDA approval process

Does anyone have experience with this / a template model? I'm having difficulty understanding how to make reasonable projections about drugs that are in Phase II or III and...

9/23/16 - WSO Weekly Wrap Up

In case you missed them, here're some of last week's most popular topics:

Classic Diversity Rant
Post By @Fear The Bulge

Here we go again boys, a...

Rewind - Hedge Fund Case: Commodity Investing + Q&A

In case you missed our August 23rd webinar entitled Hedge Fund Case: Commodity Investing , have no fear. The full recording of the webinar will be available for free on the WSO...

September 23, 2016 - 8:00am to September 24, 2016 - 8:00am
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a TRUE day in the life of an M&A investment banking analyst

9:30 am - Arrive to work and head straight to the break room in order to pick up a couple breakfast burritos and an OJ. Hang up my suit jacket and proceed to fist-bump my...

What are the best Industrials-focused PE firms?

Currently working on an industrials deal at my MM IB and absolutely loving it. Curious as to what the best industrials-focused PE firms are? I'd love to focus on this industry...

Small(er) town finance jobs

Hi everybody,

I wanted to get everyone's thoughts on this. I currently am working in lev fin but in the back of my mind am thinking about the future and raising kids...

Fact: Average Doctor makes way more than Average Finance/Banker

Even the average banker from an Ivy league makes less than a a majority of doctors. OK now lets get to business. ALL you finance/banker propenents say bankers can earn the most...

Where Are The Markets Headed Now?

So the Fed yesterday announced that they will delay rate hikes YET AGAIN with a higher probability to hike later this year. That brings me to my ultimate question of where they...

WSO, It Is Time To Talk

WSO, it is time to talk.

The new trend around here lately has been to post about how badly you hate your job (specifically in iBanking) and then act like a genius when...

Quitting the Master's Program to Do a Full-Time IB Internship


How to calculate value

I have a assignment that is asking me to do a DCF and calculate the value of a office building.

The discount rate is 8.5%
The exit cap rate is 6.5%

Warren vs. Stumpf

What did you guys think of this massive takedown by Senator Warren? Telling Wells Fargo 's CEO to resign directly to his face. Here's a quote from Warren during the...

Apple looking to purchase McLaren

Talk around FT is that Apple is looking to acquire McLaren Technology Group. What do you guys think on this potential acquisition? Final purchase price? And will this be Apple'...

Thoughts on CRI (Chartered Realty Investor) designation?

I've heard plenty about CFA , CCIM, etc...but don't see much talk about the CRI designation and I'm curious if anyone has any insight or opinions on it. I'm currently in...

AMA - Big 4 Audit to Boutique M&A Shop

Hello all, I've been a lurker for some time now and have found/utilized some useful information on this site, so I wanted to give back in some way. I recently landed an...

NY Muslim terrorist bombings/Wells Fargo CEO getting grilled

So, NYC got bombed this weekend and I'm surprised nobody has brought it up here. Then, the CEO from Wells Fargo gets grilled in Congress today and also nobody brings that up...

College vs the real world experience (your opinions)

1. Do your bosses (employers) seem smarter than your college professors?
2. Do your colleagues seem smarter than your classmates? (Or more ambitious)
3. Do you...

What brand of suits to go for for interviews? Also Color?

I can only get it from Macys for right now. Looking to get a summer Intern position or a SA job in Investment Banking. Are the 3 pocket suits acceptable(ticket pocket that's...

Tips on Joining a Business Frat?

I am a sophomore at Cornell. We have a couple business frats (AKPsi and DSP). I heard that many of their alumni work at many BB and EB and they usually help out one another....

What is so bad about Capital Markets?

Seems as though it is pretty sweet FO gig to work for long-term vs IBD .

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