D.A. Davidson & Co - 29 Reviews

29 total review submissions

YearPositionLocationGroup/DivisionOverall
2022InternNew YorkInvestment BankingGreat people and culture. You get a lot of responsibility…Compensation is below the street and is not okay especially…
2016Research AssociatePortlandEquity Research- People are generally nice and better work / life balance…- Ability to easily get pigeonholed (not much in terms of…
20211st Year Analystnew york cityGeneralistGreat mentors/fellow associates.
Opportunities to…
Unorganized senior analysts
minimum training from…
2021InternChicagoInvestment BankingThe company has great culture and everyone working there…I have no cons or bad experiences to share, as I really…
20211st Year AssociateNew YorkConsumer - RetailDavidson provided incredible training for both ER and IB…The pay is at the low end for ER in NYC. BB's…
20201st Year AnalystCosta MesaInvestment BankingSmall team and strong access to seniors. Growing brand that…Deal flow and quality of team varies based on industry…
2021Research AssociateNew YorkEquity Capital MarketsAdding analysts and associates aggressively. Management…Pay isn’t quite to street but that gap has closed…
20201st Year AssociateNew York CityInvestment BankingReally like the Pacific North West area so was happy to…Below street pay and bonus. Not a lot of room for growth…
20173rd+ Year AssociateSeattleMergers and AcquisitionsReally hard to think of any. I enjoyed working with my…Horrible culture and tone from the top. Super low pay, yet…
2019OtherPortlandEquity Capital MarketsGreat coworkers and very good learning experience. Social…Hours are rough and compensation is low. A lot of other…
20201st Year AnalystOrange CountyInvestment Banking-Nice team
-Growing Platform
-Nice…
-A lot of pitch work
-Long hours at times on non…
2020InternPortlandGeneralistThe associates are all very nice and company culture is…Very much below street pay- but can't really complain…
2019Research AssociatePortlandTechnology, Media and Telecom (TMT)Growing equity research unit with an emphasis on promoting/…Associate pay has historically been well below street…
20203rd+ Year AnalystCosta MesaMergers and AcquisitionsGreat culture and deal flow. Solid talent and exit…Still has a rep for being a FIG primarily shop, which is…
2020Vice PresidentIrvineGeneralistI'm very happy at my job, I love the work I do and…The job is very busy at times and I miss out on special…
20151st Year AssociateDENVERInvestment BankingThere is a good team in place with opportunity to be a…Managing between MDs that did not necessarily communicate…
2019Research AssociateNew YorkEquity ResearchPretty easy hours compared to street average and overall…Pay is pretty significantly below street average (both base…
20202nd Year AnalystNewport BeachInvestment BankingSome talented people and decent deal flow for lower middle…Somewhat limited career development, promotions can be slow…
20192nd Year AnalystCosta MesaFinancial Institutions Group (FIG)Strong deal flow in FIG group, and get to work with some…Supporting other groups within the bank that are…
20122nd Year AnalystBostonCapital Marketsgreat work life balance. Hours were pretty standard and…Sales role difficult at a lesser known firm. Ability to…
2019Managing DirectorCosta MesaCapital MarketsGreat culture within the firm. Strong willingness to work…Horrible leadership in Equity Capital Markets and…
20192nd Year AssociatePortlandN/AExcellent leadership. Entrepreneurial environment. Strong…Vesting schedule of retirement plan benefits. Lack of…
20171st Year AnalystChicagoInvestment BankingGood culture and a lot of face time with managing directors…Technology really sucks and information technology is not…
2018Research AssociatePortlandGeneralistThe work is easy and sometimes when clients come we get…Pretty low pay, you get very little sleep, work is…

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