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Security Analyst

A person who researches and reports on the state of securities. That is, a securities analyst uses technical or fundamental signals to determine which securities are likely to be profitable and which are not. Analysts help persons and organizations in making investment decisions. See also: CFA.
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securities analyst

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The Act also requires the SEC to issue rules that "establish structural and institutional safeguards within registered brokers or dealers to assure that securities analysts are separated by appropriate informational partitions within the firm from the review, pressure, or oversight of those whose involvement in investment banking activities might potentially bias their judgment or supervision."
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