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Anyone worried about getting laid off?

SomePleb

Title says it all. Would be interesting to get a poll going including firm size (bb/<abbr title="middle market">mm</abbr>/etc) and sector.

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I'm a Senior Sell-Side Research Associate, AMA

Street Smart

Quick Bio: I'm in sell-side research and have been for 4+ years now covering the same sector. Prior to research I did a few years in a finance-related role that was moderately applicable to my current role. For the people who care, I went to what would be labeled a "non-target"...

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I was in Equities Research for 10 years in Asia – Ask Me Anything

bankingtostartup

Just some brief background about myself. I started in Australia working as an Actuarial Analyst and moved to Hong Kong just before the Financial Crisis. My first job at an Investment Bank was at a Bulge Bracket doing Data Management for their Equities Research Department. Eventually, I got...

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Cars valuation

Makrelino

Hey guys. I am student currently and we have this investor's club where we deal with equities, fundamental analysis and stuff. I picked cars industry (I am from Europe and cars are pretty important for my country). I have been going through some research and I find out that all analysts are using mu...

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help with MacaBacus DCF sheet

Qureshi

http://www.macabacus.com/valuation/dcf/overview what are the mathematical version of the formulas for cells (formulas as you would see them in a book) F23 F30 F40 F47...

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Reasons to buy a stock? Beyond "its cheap"...

dabullbear

At a super basic level, what are the key reasons to recommend buying a stock? The most common answer is probably: "buy, the stock is cheap (relative to history, to peers, etc)"... but moving past the "cheap" answer, how about some others? I think this basically comes down to various ways an analys...

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Unsure of ER boutique offer

qwertyas

I've been offered a boutique equity research position- I very happy considering the current available opportunities in my region and the people there seem great but I'm not too sure if I should keep looking and try to land a another offer. I've weighed up the pros and cons of my situation and they...

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Clean Energy’s leadership

davidg-scottg

The Product business segment of Clean Energy reported revenues of $293.8 million for fiscal year 2012, accounting for 88% of Clean Energy’s consolidated topline http://goo.gl/HVsGBa...

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Geology Programs - London - Are there any?

UnclePanda

I work in equities research, specializing in resources. I have no science background but a strong GPA. Are there any reputable post grad geology programs that I could enter (ie. grad dip in geology and go onto getting a masters or something) without having to do another undergraduate degree? I ca...

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morning calls

Qureshi

1. What sources of information are used to make morning calls/reports/updates/briefs (whatever you prefer to call it)? 2. Additionally is it finalized in a meeting or sent individually by analysts to the sales dept? 3. If there are meetings are the members of the sales dept part of it?...

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Life of a Sell-Side Analyst: Finding Your Style (Value-Add)

EfferCore

I'm a sell-side analyst at a solid mid-market shop. I've been in my current senior analyst role for a relatively short time (...

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Switching to NYC ER

sellsidebro21

I currently work in ER for a mm bank in Houston. I'm originally from the Northeast so naturally I want to make the transition to nyc ER. Any advice? Should I use a headhunter? I work long hours so it's been tough to really put an effort into the job search. Also at this point, I only have 8 months o...

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How to answer what do you want / what are you looking for?

Sir Iggy

I've been getting this question a lot lately and I'm unsure of what a good answer would be. It's my first position real position after college, and to be honest - I just want to learn. However, when that's my response - I feel like it's very lacking and seems almost like a cop out although I'm tryi...

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Topic for asset management thesis

Gordon P

Hello everyone, I am tryng to find a topic on Asset Management for my master thesis. I dont want to be too quantitative. Do you have any ideas?...

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Equity Resarch Report Help!

Hacsen

Hi guys, Can anyone tell me where I can find free equity research on ebay? or maybe send me some reports (with the financials) if you have access to good source? Thanks in advance for your help!...

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Need some feedback for article

EquityResearchPro

Hey guys, I've been a long time lurker but this is my first time posting here. I'm a junior at Cal majoring in Stats and Comp Sci. and I've decided to try my hand at a career in finance, particularly equity research. I wrote my first article on Seeking Alpha recently to get some practice, http://s...

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ER word template

Jamier444

Hi There, I am looking for a word doc template in order to write an ER report for an upcoming interview. I was wondering if anyone could provide some help on where I may find a template? Thanks for the help...

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Technical Analysis Research - Niche field?

Marker

Hello All, Haven't been able to find out anything much about TA research jobs. What are the skillsets required to do well in this and what about the exit opportunities? It seems to me that its a rather niche field that might not payoff compared to a fundamental research analyst?...

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Getting exposure to Modeling

fluff head

For anyone who has followed the string of posts that I've put together over the past few months/years, you'll know that I've been fighting an uphill battle since graduating college. To keep the back story brief, I fought my way into a boutique ER shop as an equity sales assistant. After working much...

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What is the difference between...

flipya4real

What is the difference between a research analyst and an equity research analyst?...

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Models / Work From Past Firm

john rolfe

Hi All, I recently took a job in ER and have a question regarding the legality of using work from my analyst's past firm. My analyst uses models/reports from his last firm to do work at our current firm. He is a new analyst and came to my current firm from a well known bank. Since working for hi...

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Plagiarism on the Street

oreos

Work has been slow so I have been flicking through various research reports across the major houses (JPM, GS, Jefferies, Citi et al) and noticed a, to me, startling trend...plagiarism. Somehow, and I'm not accusing anyone, paragraphs from earlier reports seem to be creeping into reports at rival b...

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How much influence can you have on the ER team you're placed in?

Dece

From reading this forum, it's pretty clear that it is extremely important to work for a well ranked analyst. However, I know that for many of the summer internship programmes at BB banks in London, you are randomly assigned to a team with head count and after your internship, you may be moved to ano...

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How hard is it to break into AM/HF?

Dece

How difficult is it to move from Equity Research at a solid BB (assuming the industry coverage team is fairly average) to a top Equity L/S HF or a top AM firm (Fidelity/BlackRock)? I heard that these places don't really recruit very many people so I'm guessing it's a pretty hard move....

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This is for anyone that works at Citigroup or is going to!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

ap1709

Just a quick question, Do they request academic transcripts?...

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Summer Internship options

Altecvix

I need some WSO wisdom on the best summer internship option. I have two different avenues to choose from for an equity research internship. Both are located in the same city but one is full time unpaid at a boutique shop that focuses on a very niche industry and they are only looking for a singl...

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anyone can provide research report on RE or FIs?

goodworld1022

Hi Can anyone provide any research report on real estate or financial institution?? thanks a lot!! ...

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What Do You Guys Know About Autonomous Research?

steve001

Its an equity research firm in London. Just got an interview with them and want to see what its general reputation/legitimacy is. thanks....

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2 offers - boutique ER firm v. startup asset manager

CluelessKevin

A little about my background, I have a couple of years experience in finance, primarily in private equity. My longer term goal is to work at an Asset Management firm that is principally in equity investing with a value focus and exposure to other asset classes like bonds and currencies. That said, I...

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2nd round at T-rowe for associate analyst positions

Stockanalyst

Hey- After doing 2 calls with T-Rowe, I have now moved on to the interview in Baltimore, where I will be meeting with a few analysts for a day. Does any one have any experience for this round? What should I expect? Thank you... ...

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Internship Interview on short notice

mcl116

Hello, I have been working full time in operations for almost a year now but have been interviewing for IB FT and internship positions as of recently. ER is my second preference as a career and through networking I was able to schedule an interview later this week. I'm confident in my ability to ...

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Does Wells Fargo have an introductory Equity Research training for its 1st-year analysts or recent MBA graduates?

AnonymousRichard

Hi everyone, Just wanted to know if Wells Fargo offers any sort of introductory training for its 1st-year analysts and MBA graduates for Equity Research. If you know, please provide the following details: 1) Approximate time of year training is offered (usually during summer for most new hires) ...

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How to enter Equity Research after an MBA if you dont have relevant pre-MBA experience.

apiringtobemonkey

I recently completed my MBA in Singapore and want to move into equity research. I just finished my internship on the buyside and it did not convert. I don't have any pre-MBA experience in finance. I am an engineer with major in IT. Now I am looking out to break into this industry. Location is not ...

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How to learn Equity Valuation

suv8080

Hi, Does anybody know some good resources of equity valuation crash courses or learning materials? Thanks....

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advice dsfsfwefwefwef

TXHERO

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Master Limited Partnership MLP Financial Model Excel

InsertWittyNameHere

Hello All, I currently work in the energy industry and am interviewing for two equity research associate positions in the oil&gas space. One firm has tasked me with creating an excel financial model to value a specific MLP security. I am looking for best practices, data points that must be incl...

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List of good Research Depts in Specific Coverage?

ChemEtoVC

I may be making a move over into research, specifically in alternative energy. I am looking at Piper Jaffray as I know their senior analyst relatively well. What other firms are strong in this emerging market? thanks in advance!...

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Outlook & Exit Opps of Fixed Income vs. Equity Research

Jesus-Icantus

Based on what I’ve read in various threads, it seems that in the near future, (sell-side) equity research as a whole is consolidating and will not grow too much. I wanted to know whether the outlook for fixed-income research is better or worse than equity research? Also, how do the exit opportuni...

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Would Law School in any way add value to a career in equity research?

Uptown Girl

Assuming cost and time are not factors, would law school (from a good school) add value to the skill set of an equity researcher?...

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Cheap/Free Research Providers

BulgeBracket

Is there anywhere to get detailed industry reports without forking out $1000's of dollars for IBISWorld or CapIQ? Doesn't have to be too deep just enough to make long term investment decisions. Thanks...

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Strategy consulting to equity research

East_West_UK

Hello all, Sorry if this is a question that has been asked many times before, if so please fire away trolls. Is it possible to move from a strategy consulting firm (e.g. Roland Berger, L.E.K., Booz) to equity research in a major bank? After 2+ years in consulting I find that the research is one o...

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Help needed from value investors

leeuw

After reading Intelligent Investor by Graham, I realized that this is a kind of strategy I would adopt to invest. I surely understand the general principals about business, debt, leverage, interest coverage and margin of safety. My only issue is about numbers. I try to invest in stocks that payout...

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Corporate Development/FP&A to Equity Research

NorthernMonkey

So, I'm looking to move into equity research, specifically as part of a healthcare group. A Corp Dev/FP&A analyst role with a healthcare company has been recommended to me by a recruiter. I understand that FP&A can give you a lot of experience in accounting, but how relevant would this be to ER? A...

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How to prepare for a medical technology ER position ?

wikileaks

I have a superday at a BB for Medical Technology equity research position. I'll be meeting basically all the healthcare team (bio, pharma, ..), med tech analysts , etc.. I have 3 years experience IBD experience in a generalist role + 1 year at a BB AM (consumer technology) How should I be prepari...

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How does ER affect IBD deal flow

Dece

I read that having your bank cover a company helps to improve deal flow/IPO activity for the bank. How much of an impact does this actually have?...

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Real case of a valuation fraud from an expert. Some advice needed.

leeuw

Hi guys. This is a real case and there is a trial going on (in eastern Europe ), I would like some hints from you and maybe even some help based on International valuation standards. There are 2 companies: Company A has 21 mil cash in bank, that's all the assets. Company B has a hotel, a pool, some ...

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JPM Equity Research Internship

rubicon14

Hi all, I did my final interview with JPM Equity Research team for a summer Assoc position in Hong Kong more than a month ago. I still haven't heard back from them. Anyone who has interviewed with them and heard back for the same position? Many thanks!!...

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MS vs. BAML vs. Macquarie ER SA offers

jjwork100

Looking to go into sell-side ER after school. Not sure long-term goals but business school is a definite possibility. Does anyone have firsthand knowledge about the culture, exit opps, etc. at any of these firms? ...

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Starting a Securities & PE Research Firm

CFinance

I have thought about this idea and put some numbers together. Thus far I am happy with it and likely moving forward with it asap. It's obviously starting small and focusing on smaller companies in the nanocap range. I am a young entrepreneur looking for a little bit of guidance on this journey, s...

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CFA Level 1 Exam RESULTS and Discussion

CFACandidateLevel1

Dear CFA Level 1 Candidate monkeys. I would like to create an official CFA Level 1 Exam Results thread. We will all be finding out about our results today Tuesday, January 28th. I am curious how did other WSO members do? Please post your expectations and results....

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Convert financial statements to $?

notmytrollaccount

Doing equity research model on SodaStream as a student (hopefully future ER'ER) and the IPO prospectus with the figures for the years 05-09 are in euros. Should I convert the numbers to dollars for each based on the historic exchange rate at the end of each year? They give the exchange rates for eac...

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ERP Designation for O&G Analyst??

subrosa

I'm really interested in the O&G space and thought this program would be interesting. I know the program will be more focused on risk management but will it be helpful at all if I were trying to get into ER covering O&G? ...

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New Street Research

FunkMonkey12

Could not find too much on this company and was wondering if anyone else had any information about them to share. Thanks....

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Programs Like Fidelity

hedgefundhopeful

I recently learned about the Summer Associate Internship program at Fidelity and it seems like a perfect opportunity for me. However, it is my understanding that it is very competitive. I'm looking for a list of places with similar programs - I know that putnam, eaton vance, and MFS have some simila...

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Improving one's writing

fluff head

Hey all - After 2 years of working the back office, I finally got the call up to research! Beyond that, I am working with a TOP analyst, which is a dream come true. Now, my company knew that I was a good fit for the role and that I am extremely hard working, however, I am admittedly not the best ...

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Equity Sales --> Equity Research

KBG11

I am in equity sales and I am a few years out of school and want to get into equity research/stock picking on the buy side. Of course, an easy transition would be to acquire these skills by transferring internally within my firm to the research side. However, I need to learn how to value/model a sto...

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Regulated Utilities Valuation Techniques

prokofiev

Hi everyone, I am currently analyzing a leading engineering and construction company (SNC-Lavalin Group) and I am trying to understand how analysts are valuing its spin off AltaLink (largest transmission network in Alberta). I discovered the EV/Rate Base valuation method, but I can't exactly wrap m...

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Interview for Vangaurd/Fidelity/T. Rowe Price type Asset Management firm

kpx5ar4SSW

Like the title says, I've got an internship interview at a huge Asset Management firm doing equity research. I did not think I had the grades or experience to secure such an internship, but I wrote a very strong cover letter and networked a little bit. I was wondering if anyone has any advice on wh...

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Credit Risk to Credit Research

betafunction

Hi Guys, Basically the title. How hard would it be to make that move? Is it better to move early or later(2+ years). Thanks in advance....

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Bloomberg Vs Thomson Reuters

Trex Flex

hi, I posted this in the Asset Management forum will repost here also, Thank you! Hello everyone, Thank you for taking the time to read this. I just needed the opinion of the buy side peeps (PMs and research analysts) regarding the Bloomberg platform vs the Thomson Reuters one. I hear and rea...

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Equity Analyst Site Visits

Qureshi

i do realize the answer/assumptions of the information below vary to some degree from country to country, as well as from organization to organization In order to analyze companies better which employee/s:- Junior Analyst Associate Analyst Research Analyst Fund Manager/Portfolio Manager (yes i re...

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Some modeling questions

woodywoodford

Recently I came inches away from a sweet ER gig but was told the reason I didn't get it was I didn't have DCF/etc experience, so I'm now attempting to build one for my employer. I've got all our statements and whatever, and have been putting the data into a spreadsheet so I can play with it all and...

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O&G ER Location

burnt tangerine

Is oil & gas ER as concentrated in Houston as oil & gas IB is? Or is it more NY? Also if anyone could comment on ER at firms like Simmons & Co. Intl. and Tudor Pickering & Holt, it would be greatly appreciated....

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When (which month) do ER associates leave for the buy-side?

dare34

Is it after the year-end bonus? I'm currently at a independent ER shop, hoping to make the switch to a larger firm and was wondering when spots will generally open up......

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Valuing O&G Services

woodywoodford

Hey folks, first post here. I figured I'd finally register to get some input on something I can't find anywhere. So there's lots of talk about valuing upstream oil producers, even courses on it through BIWS/etc, but what about valuing the upstream service providers, ie fracturing companies? Would ...

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If I know everything there is to know about O&G, what do I know?

notamonkey

Say I walk into an interview at a buy-side firm and tell the interviewer that I know the oil and gas industry pretty well. What should I know besides industry news, familiarity with many companies, a stock pitch or two, and obviously how to value companies in the industry? I'm interested in oil an...

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Starting out in Financial Analysis

TheSquale

Hi there, I have a (young) cousin who is willing to learn about financial analysis, valuation methods etc. He has a basic understanding of accouting and is looking for switching major next year to something more along corporate finance. Nevertheless he would like to use his summer to get up to spe...

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Consensus Estimates

TopHighRoller

Where is the best place to get Wall Street consensus estimates for free? Yahoo Finance gives you forward revenue and earnings projections, but what about EBITDA, FCF, etc.? Thanks, ...

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ER Comp

TRNTO

So going through the forums there seems to be a very large range in terms of first year ER associate compensation. From what I have seen, the most common figures seem to be: - 65-70k base - 10k sign-on - 0-30k bonus Are these figures still correct for NYC BB ER? Where do bonuses usually lie within...

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ER Bonuses: 2013

Dank Nugs

Created this same thread last year and it had a good response so thought it would be helpful to do it again. I get a sense that the street was down across the board this year but all of the focus is on IBD and not ER or S&T so there's very few data points. It's helpful to collect as much comp info a...

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Are Equity Analysts Allowed To Trade Personal Stocks?

Buckeye2390

I was wondering, are sell-side equity research associates or analysts allowed to buy/sell individual stocks as they please? Are there any SEC rules or industry-wide rules that prohibit this? I believe that analysts with coverage aren't allowed to trade the names they cover, but what about other stoc...

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How does ER stack up to IB in terms of prestige/exit opps?

giwook

Hello, I have a quick question for everyone that I couldn't find a definitive/reliable answer to while searching the forums/Google, so thought I'd post here. I am a college junior and have been attending some networking events at firms. On more than one occasion, I've mentioned to the banker I was...

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Pre-recession books still relevant?

TDrizzle421

I checked out a few books from the GS suggested reading list referenced in other posts. Most of the books are pre-2008. I was wondering if these books are still relevant after all the regulation and moderation implemented after the recession. ...

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Ad Sales Research--->Equity Research?

OkComputer

If this is a stupid question, then I ask you to please go easy on me. Or make the jokes really really good. So I'm a sophomore at a target school looking for something related to Equity Research this summer. I ran across a few media companies (or companies with a media presence) offering TV/Ad Sa...

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Equity Research Spring Internships?

KingCudi

I go to a non-target school in NYC and this spring will have considerable free time (3 days of no classes). I am very torn between Ibanking and ER and am hoping to intern doing ER work this spring to help me decide. The only problem is it seems like there is little need for ER interns, especially p...

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Accounts Receivable

ERWB

What are reasons for the AR on the balance sheet not matching what is on the cash flow? Do you just use the number on the CF for working cap calculations? ...

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Current Impressions of Sell-Side ER Shops

nutella

Hi everyone. I'm a first-year MBA going after ER roles for the summer and I'd love to get some current info on the various sell-side shops. I have read everything there is on this site and most is stale. Please jump in with whatever you know. I'll start: In no particular order: 1. JP Morgan - Seem...

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O&G ER in NYC

woodywoodford

Lots of acronyms, damn. Anyways, I'm in a very energy focused city (ie Calgary) and am on the trail to get into ER covering E&P, or possibly services. That's all good and proper and whatever. But one thing that's always been on my list is to move to NYC at least for a few years. So how much dema...

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mbs research associate

SuperMike19

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Adjustments on three statement model

ERWB

I'm trying to model out a company that has about seven line items (not including dep & amort) on the cash flow - adjustments to reconcile net income to net cash. How do I go about setting the model up? Do I use all the line items or lump all of line items into a single line item? What is the best...

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Credit Suisse first round?

ChrisHansen

I had a first round skype interview with Credit Suisse for ER last Wednesday and have not heard back, has anyone heard from them? How long does turnaround take for ER interviews?...

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Kiss of Death

SausageKing

After Final Interview with mid-size firm... they are still interviewing 2 other people after me. CEO/CIO responds to my thank you email with "regardless of our decision, I'm sure you'll make a good investment research analyst." In my eyes, that's the sign that they KNOW you aren't the one and tryi...

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WACC vs Hurdle Rate

ttghalust

I wanted to know the advantages and disadvantages in using a hurdle rate instead of a WACC when valuing a company. Any thoughts? Hurdle Rate vs Wacc The hurdle rate is a benchmark for the rate if return that is set by an investor or manager. On the other hand the weighted average cost of capital ...

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Interview - Why would they tell me how many candidates left?

SausageKing

I have a final interview for an equity research position next week. The interviewer mentioned I was one of 3 remaining after the first 2 rounds as a "by the way" comment. Why would he tell me this??? To me it is a bad omen - like I am the underdog and probably won't get it so he is making me feel ...

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Request for historical data of ABN AMRO

IRSPB

Hi, Can someone who has access to CapitalIQ/Bloomberg please give me the stock prices of ABN AMRO in the years 2005, 2006 and 2007 (till it was acquired by RBS)? I desperately need it to finish a project on abnormal returns due to events. Please let me know and I will PM you my email. Thanks so ...

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Go For It or Not?

dbid

Hi everyone, Today I got a call from a BB about them wanting me to go directly into a super day. However, it's for an auditing internship, and my main interest is in equity research... My question is: should I still go for this super day even though auditing is something I'm not interested in at al...

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Covering a company you're not allowed to trade has got to be the most boring thing ever

JDawg

Is it just me? I'm interning at a small ER firm and it's so boring because I can't even trade the stock I'm spending hours and hours researching. How do you guys deal with this? I need to move to the buy side......

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Calculating earnings growth using P/E ratio

ssmaclac

Hey all, If this is the wrong forum category, my apologies. Quick question: How do you calculate future earnings using a P/E ratio. I ask this because I want to assess the future earnings a company will need to justify its current P/E ratio. Cheers, ...

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CFA's and MBA's Are For Whimps

Hooked on LEAPS

I've been spending a lot of time searching for (stalking down) different people in ER to reach out to lately. During my search I've come across a lot of people from a variety of backgrounds, like guys who are MD's at MM firms or elite boutiques, that went to complete non-target state schools and maj...

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Modeling help: Model New

youngprofitable

Hi. I have seen other threads about this and I've tried implementing Marcus Halberstrams suggestions from the model help O thread (can't post links). However, I don't really know what I'm doing and I have a deadline coming up (interview). Without the revolver, the company runs out of cash the las...

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10k wizard worth it?

longway2go

In preparation for some interviews and for my own personal accounts, I'm reading through the SEC statements/financial filings of some of my favorite companies. That said, EDGAR is terrible. Has anyone here used 10k wizard? Is it worth the hundreds of dollars a year? Pros/cons? If it's worth it, I ...

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RJF Atlanta RE Comp

JonDoe297

Does anyone know what they pay a first year equity research associate?...

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Langenberg and company internship

Capitalism

Has anyone ever heard of this company or internship? I saw the job posting and recently had a phone interview with them. I guess I'm just a little bit wary. It's an unpaid internship, 10 hours per week, and one year commitment. It sounds like there's a bunch of interns involved. Also, you can move u...

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ER Position Qualification Question

Username294220

Could someone explain why this would be a negative? "Required Qualifications: Little or no experience as a Sellside Analyst strongly preferred." Thanks in advance....

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Entering quarterlies in the cashflow statement

Howard Roark Personified

If I am entering the third quarter numbers on the cashflow statement would I add it to the second quarter numbers against the line items or simply enter the third quarter numbers without paying attention to the past quarter. Also the same question on the balance sheet. Are the cashflow and balance s...

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1st round phone interview London BB

Drijver

I have a phone interview coming up for an equity research SA position at a BB in London. The associate that is scheduled to interview me covers insurance firms. I have no experience with this whatsoever, and would like to know if there is some material out there that can be digested over a weekend w...

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Fidelity Equity research Vs investment solutions group

[email protected]

How do these two differ? I'm only asking as the is the first time i've seen the job title "Investment solutions group". I know equity research is seen as front office, but would i be correct in saying ISG is front office too? How do the exit opps differ? As far as i know, equity research is advisi...

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Joshua Kennon.

dickenscharles741

http://www.joshuakennon.com/ Is this guy the real deal? Just curious if anybody's heard of this website and / or his business....

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CFA Practice Exam L1 - Which one? Elan Guides, Schweser, etc..?

UnclePanda

CFA exam (Level 1) exam in less than a month. Hope everyone is ready. I already have the Schweser practice exams (2012), not sure if this is sufficient? Does anyone have any ideas what practice exam is the best? What about CFA mock as well, is it online or can you print off? Obviously this must be...

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Quantitative Equity Research vs. "Normal" Equity Research

rajsmith

Hi WSO, I'm wondering what the difference is between Quantitative Equity Research vs. "Normal" Equity Research as it relates to on-the-job work? Wouldn't an equity research associate use R, MathLab, ect. when analyzing assets, so what's the difference?...

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Information sources for revenue segmentation

FreedayFF

When doing research on a public company, how do I segment the revenue by products, divisions, or regions? What are the typical sources where I can get such information? The 10-Ks do not report them most of the times....

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