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Derek W. Gerstner, CFP®
(785) 628-2032
1007 Cody Ave
Hays, KS
Firm
Simons Tax, Accounting & Financial Services
Areas of Specialization
Accounting, Asset Allocation, Budget Development, Business Succession Planning, Charitable Giving, Divorce Issues, Education Planning

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Mr. Ryan P Vavricka, CFP®
(785) 656-1965
107 W. 13th St.
Hays, KS
Firm
New York Life Insurance Company
Areas of Specialization
Asset Allocation, Business Succession Planning, Comprehensive Financial Planning, Estate Planning, Insurance Planning, Investment Management, Retirement Planning

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A Absolute Bail Bonds - Hays
(785) 289-9501
W 19th St
Hays, KS
 
KANSASWORKS Hays
(785) 625-5654
332 East 8th Street
Hays, KS
 
Small Business Development Center
(785) 625-5654
332 E 8th St
Hays, KS
 
Mr. David A Herl, CFP®
(785) 628-3046
718 MAIN STREET
HAYS, KS
Firm
ADAMS, BROWN, BERAN & BALL, CH

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Bank of America - Hays Main
(785) 625-3413
1200 East 27th
Hays, KS
Type
Banking Center
Services
Banking Center Services: Change Order, Commercial Deposits, Night Deposits, Drive Up
Outdoor ATM Services: Open 24 Hours, Braille, Accepts Deposits
Languages
English, Spanish, Chinese, Korean, French, Russian, Portuguese
Office Hours
Monday 9-4
Tuesday 9-4
Wednesday 9-4
Thursday 9-4
Friday 9-4
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Drive Up Hours
Monday 7:30-5:30
Tuesday 7:30-5:30
Wednesday 7:30-5:30
Thursday 7:30-5:30
Friday 7:30-5:30
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Edward Jones
(888) 891-1440
1301 Pine St # B
Hays, KS

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Worksmart /Occupational Health
(785) 623-6270
2500 Canterbury Dr
Hays, KS
 
Employment Connections
(785) 625-2018
660 Commerce Pkwy
Hays, KS
 
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Financial Analyst

How to become a Financial Analyst

At minimum, a bachelor's degree in some kind of business area is usually required. Many financial analysts also have advanced degrees in business or finance. Beyond university education, there are a variety of professional designations and licenses that various types of analysts can obtain, depending on how the analysts intend to apply their trade. For example, there are very detailed requirements to become an investment consultant, which is an area where financial analysis becomes important. Continuing education is required to maintain these licenses and designations, and due the market always changing and being a dynamic, large place, financial analysts are known to frequently attend seminars and trainings in their field.

What does a Financial Analyst do?

Financial analysts measure the performance and health of companies, which is research often used in the investment industry. In fact, they often work for investment houses and other companies that keep track of companies, risk, and success, like insurance companies, media companies, financial services companies and professional services firms. This data goes into helping investors make sound decisions. The data the analysts study are a number of significant financial numbers and figures, like company revenues, growth/shrink rates, expenses and costs, tax rates, future prospects, merger and acquisition activity, etc. All these in turn feed into an assessment of the company's overall value and the value of an investment in that company.

This information on the value of a company can be utilized in various ways. For example, financial analysis features heavily in the decisions of whether or not to acquire or liquidate companies themselves, if they are owned by another company or firm, which is another environment where financial analysis is important. It is also used by consultants who counsel people and companies on their investments.

Financial analysts tend to focus on a particular segment of the marketplace, not the whole marketplace. This can be done by focusing o a particular industry or geographic region.

The tools financial analysts use today are all software and internet based.

What skills or qualities do I need to become a Financial Analyst?

An investigative curiosity is a good trait to have, as well as skill with math and quantitative analysis. A thorough knowledge and feel for business is also important, as are communication skills, as much of the day to day activity of analysis has to do with report and summary writing. People skills are important if the analyst intends to go into a consultative kind of role. Finally, comfort and skill with technology in general and new technology that is constantly developing is important.

How much do Financial Analysts make?

In 2007, the wage range for financial analysts was from $42,000 - $137,000+. The salary varies depending upon location, experience, and many ...

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