- AMA: I am an Equity Research Associate
Bio: tl;dr version: non-target, non-major, also had a sub average GPA in undergrad but compensated with a higher grad GPA and work experience. I went to a non-target, east coast, liberal arts college and graduated with a biology major. Originally, I ...
Forum topic - derpherpderp4760 - Aug 6 2014 - 8:49am - 66 comments
- Overly cautious networking?
Hi guys Before I begin I'll give a brief background of myself; non target grad entering the second year of his role in Credit Risk MO at BB. I want to make the move to Equity Research and have been sourcing a contact list over the past couple months ...
Forum topic - Oscar_chow - Aug 18 2014 - 3:04am - 5 comments
- Big 4 Audit to Equity Research Transition- Non-Target Resume Critique
Hi All, As the rest go, please be brutally honest- I've revised this format pretty significantly from previous resumes. I recognize that B4 Audit doesn't transfer directly to ER- besides knowing financial statements and notes/disclosures ...
Forum topic - enterprisingER - Aug 20 2014 - 9:21am - 3 comments
- Looking for a equity research report. Willing to trade
I am looking for a research report from one of these firms: ...
Forum topic - ar169 - Aug 4 2014 - 1:26pm - 4 comments
- Equity research covering public REITs...career path and exit opps???
Can anyone please expand on the exit opportunities for ER covering REITS? I have several questions: 1) Is ER competitive / desired experience in the RE industry? 2) Is transitioning to REIB, REPE, or corp equity research possible from RE research? 3) Does ...
Forum topic - 00boom00 - Aug 7 2014 - 11:47pm - 2 comments
- AMA... 3rd year ER analyst
I have been an ER analyst at a BB for the last 3 years... I am now moving to the buy side, starting in 2 weeks' time. I have always found these threads useful so thought would create one myself in case anyone wants to ask about sell side (or buy side) ...
Forum topic - saracen - Jul 13 2014 - 8:00am - 73 comments
- Pitch ADR in Interview?
Is it wise to pitch an ADR in a buy side ER internship interview? Or should I stay U.S.? ...
Forum topic - eltoro454 - Jul 28 2014 - 12:37pm - 2 comments
- End of 2014 SA Stint
Going into the final week of summer internships I'd be interested to hear about everyone's experiences. Feel free to share the best/worst times of the summer, has your opinion changed regarding IB/S&T/ ER,etc?, how does the summer come to a ...
Forum topic - Winston Wolfe - Aug 4 2014 - 7:08pm
- Helpful to own firm's mutual fund in interview?
I plan to interview for an ER internship at a buy-side firm this coming fall. Would holding a company's mutual fund in the investment style I prefer be helpful when discussing personal holdings? ...
Forum topic - eltoro454 - Jul 14 2014 - 12:24pm - 4 comments
- Career Advice for 4th year medical student seeking to break into finance
I am about to begin my last year of medical school in Chicago. To give a bit of background I graduated from Northwestern with an undergraduate degree in economics, took the GMAT and CFA Level 1 exam earlier this year and plan on taking the CFA Level 2 exam ...
Forum topic - pancho23 - Jul 27 2014 - 4:33pm