Financial Analysts

Financial Analysts

Conduct quantitative analyses of information affecting investment programs of public or private institutions.

Key Competencies * Analytical Thinking * Attention to Detail * Adaptability/Flexibility * Dependability * Achievement/Effort * Stress Tolerance * Initiative * Integrity * Persistence * Independence

Representative Tasks * Inform investment decisions by analyzing financial information to forecast business, industry, or economic conditions. * Evaluate and compare the relative quality of various securities in a given industry. * Prepare plans of action for investment, using financial analyses.


Manufacturing, Professional Scientific & Technical Services, Government,

Job Family Business and Financial Operations

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