Institutional investment manager in Westport, CT is looking to add a full-time equity analyst to our team. Our firm manages $1B in client assets, with a focus on Mid-cap equities. The ideal candidate should have 8-20 years of experience in equity research, portfolio management, or private equity. Key qualities are a passion for investing, strong problem-solving skills, and a desire to collaborate. The position will be a combination of in-person in our Westport office and remote. Responsibilities will center around performing fundamental company research – evaluating industry structure, business strategy, company competitive position, management team capabilities and incentives; and using qualitative and quantitative analysis to build financial characterizations of potential investments. Additional activities will involve ongoing due diligence around portfolio companies, including analysis of earnings reports, financial statements, and meetings with company investor relations officers and management. Analyst will work directly with portfolio managers. Good communication and Excel skills are critical; familiarity with Bloomberg and/or FactSet a plus.
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