Buy-Side Analyst

Business / Finance / Buy-Side Analyst: A financial analyst employed by a nonbrokerage firm, typically one of the larger money management firms that purchases securities on its own account.

Sell-Side Analyst

Business / Finance / Sell-Side Analyst: A financial analyst who works for a brokerage firm and whose recommendations are passed on to the brokerage firm's customers. Also called a Wall Street analyst. MORE

Supervisory Analyst

Business / Finance / Supervisory Analyst: Often used in risk arbitrage. Corporate amendment requiring that a substantial majority (usually 67% to 90%) of stockholders approve important transactions, such as mergers. MORE

Technical Analysts

Business / Finance / Technical Analysts: Security analysis that seeks to detect and interpret patterns in past security prices. MORE

Wall Street Analyst

Business / Finance / Wall Street Analyst: Generic term for the securities industry firms that buy, sell, and underwrite securities. MORE

Securities Analysts

Business / Finance / Securities Analysts: Related: Financial analysts MORE

Investment Analysts

Business / Finance / Investment Analysts: Related: Financial analysts MORE