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Sales is not an option!!!Can I survive sell side? Or should I jump straight to buyside out of college? I am hesitant to be a sell side analyst because I am not a good salesman/customer service person. I am friendly and enjoy talking to close friends but I'm not good at talking to strangers. I have a good track record to... 2 2 months 3 weeks
Process of Selling Research Reports?So I recently went to a buyside firm to get a tour of the environment. My analyst friend told me that they purchase research reports (assume modeling/ect included) from sell side analysts from firms like Credit Suisse, GS, and Morgan Stanley. I wanted to know more about these research reports. How... 1 2 months 3 weeks
How rich do YOU have to be to quit Wall Street???How much money would YOU personally need to quit wall street and retire? then live your dream life What is your dream amount of cash? and dont say a billion unless you really want to get up to that. 41 3 years 7 months
Stuff Rich People Love (link)http://stuffrichpeoplelove.com/full-list-of-stuff-rich-people-love/ 1 3 years 9 months
CFA funtamental or technicalFor the CFA or to be an analyst do you use more technical analysis or funtamental analysis? 13 3 years 10 months
Which Market Sector to Specialize in???Here's a little background: My future goals include: -becoming a financial analyst -get CFA -get into equity research I am still young and I do would like to specialize more in a particular field. It doesn't matter what field- i'm looking for a sector that it easy and not complex. A sector... 6 3 years 10 months
Options- How do they work???Do their pricings change throughout the day? Or are their pricings dependent on the last closing price for the day before? How often are option prices being adjusted??? 9 3 years 11 months
How do you get access to your financial...I have been looking at the Bloomberg Terminal and the Thomas Reuters terminal or app. I am jealous when I see movies and news when I see prop shops and trading desks where everybody looks at their financial info with the top notch electronics, multiple screens, and complex colorful key boards. I... 6 3 years 11 months
Throw stocks in closet or pull out?Okay so im pretty new at trading stocks i've done a few trades and traded some options around. So i need advice because i dont know what to do... I bought PBR @ $28. now it's at $19. It's been trending down hardcore and even though it's been going down i've been just holding on. I was thinking of... 6 3 years 11 months
How to invest with a hedge fund?How does one find a hedge fund to invest with? Are investment banks a better choice for the unwealthy? The rules include that a hedge fund must have 65% of it's investor's to be accredited. I am not a millionaire. It seems that every hedge fund that i know of with high returns are only for private... 7 3 years 11 months

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I know plenty of financial advisors that went to...I know plenty of financial advisors that went to community and crappy colleges. I know a dude that makes 600k a year selling annuities to clients at a bank (he never went to college-worked his way up from a teller). Get a job as a bank teller to learn sales 20 1 week 5 days
I know plenty of financial advisors that went to...I know plenty of financial advisors that went to community and crappy colleges. I know a dude that makes 600k a year selling annuities to clients at a bank (he never went to college-worked his way up from a teller). Get a job as a bank teller to learn sales 20 1 week 5 days
I heard the higher up you go in rank the more...I heard the higher up you go in rank the more soft skills are needed. 5 1 month 1 week
thinkorswim or investopediathinkorswim or investopedia 7 3 years 9 months
I believe i am an attractive male, although i am...I believe i am an attractive male, although i am aware that i am tall and skinny. I lifted weights in middle school. never got buff lol After high school everybody lifts weights. I don't lift weights because I would rather be doing something else with my time. II compare lifting weights to the same... 147 3 years 10 months
dont study too slow that you can't cover all the...dont study too slow that you can't cover all the topics and not too fast that you dont understand it. Great article! :) 10 out of 10 22 3 years 10 months
Wow, cool... The website is truly amazing,...Wow, cool... The website is truly amazing, replaced Google Finance for me![/quote] Dude, me too.. me too.. I was lost but now im found 28 3 years 10 months
IlliniProgrammer: What is wrong with the idea...[quote=IlliniProgrammer]What is wrong with the idea of buying a solid dividend stock and holding it forever? Buy a large US oil company yielding between 3 and 4% and take home $10/month (inflation adjusted) for the rest of your life. Or buy a European oil company yielding 6% and collect $15/... 28 3 years 10 months
Very last question at my interview yesterday...Very last question at my interview yesterday Interviewer: Do you have an good jokes? Me... Is this a joke? ... lol Interviewer: lol no... Me.... 298 3 years 11 months
Physcology n philosophy... Then make my own talk...Physcology n philosophy... Then make my own talk show or blog 68 3 years 11 months
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