Equity Research - Brokers & Asset Managers Analyst/Associate
Morgan Stanley USA
February 20, 2018
New York, New York
Position Description The Brokers & Asset Managers team within Equity Research is looking for a strong Research Associate. The role involves building and maintaining models, as well as writing company-specific and broader industry research notes based on proprietary analysis and research. The team is looking for hard-working, analytical candidates, with a passion for Equity Research. The role resides in our New York office.
Creation and maintenance of earnings, valuation and industry models leveraging skills in accounting, finance and economics
Assist in writing research reports for initiations of coverage, analysis of data, earnings results, and industry news.
Interest in and ability to leverage all available resources to create differentiated content for writing research reports (company-specific or industry)
Interact with institutional investors, responding to requests for models, reports and data analysis.
Keep abreast of industry-related news flow. Analyze implications of news/industry developments to companies under coverage.
Develop and maintain relationships with investor relations personnel and management of companies under coverage
Conduct industry diligence and primary research through surveys, expert conference calls, and various channel checks to evaluate industry trends.
Assist internal sales and trading teams in the timely analysis of breaking news in the sector
Research Morgan Stanley Investment Research is uniquely committed to being an essential part of our clients' investment process. We strive to be the sell-side research provider that best understands the buy side. Through relevant and timely conversations with leading investors, we focus resources on risk-reward essentials: identifying the investor debates, assessing the potential outcomes, and uncovering the evidence our clients need to validate their investment decisions. Our equity analysts cover some 2,900 stocks; our economists, strategists and fixed income analysts cover all major regions and other asset classes around the globe.
About Morgan Stanley Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries. As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.
The candidate will have 3-5 years of experience in a Financial Services Capacity-including internships - Investment Banking/M&A/Equity Research preferred.
Outstanding financial modeling and analytical skills, writing, client communications, and presentation delivery
Experience utilizing Excel for: Building/Maintaining Financial models - advanced level of excel proficiency is expected and required.
Candidates are expected to be adaptable and have the ability to work well under pressure.
Ability to multitask and reprioritize a must
Strong attention to detail is a must
High energy, self-motivated, creative, curious, organized and strong focus on teamwork