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Donald K Shaw, CFP®
(575) 523-7444
2452 Missouri Ave
Las Cruces, NM
Firm
Kriegel/Gray/Shaw & Co., P.C. Certified Public Accountants
Areas of Specialization
Accounting, Comprehensive Financial Planning, Estate Planning, General Financial Planning, Small Business Planning, Tax Planning

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Mr. Frank D. Szalay, CFP®
(575) 526-9006
650 Montana Ave Ste I
Las Cruces, NM
Firm
Raymond James Financial Services, Inc.

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Bryce Andersen, CFP®
(575) 521-5130
425 S Telshor Blvd Ste C101
Las Cruces, NM
Firm
Merrill Lynch Bank & Trust Co., Fsb
Areas of Specialization
Banking, Business Succession Planning, Charitable Giving, Comprehensive Financial Planning, Investment Management, Long-Term Care, Retirement Income Management
Key Considerations
Average Net Worth: $1,000,001 - $5,000,000

Average Income: Not Applicable

Profession: Not Applicable

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Wells Fargo - North Main
(575) 523-3942
2400 N Main St
Las Cruces, NM
Type
Branch
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 08:00 AM-06:00 PM
Sat 09:00 AM-04:00 PM
Sun Closed

Wells Fargo - South Main
(575) 526-7000
500 S Main St
Las Cruces, NM
Type
Branch
Office Hours
Mon-Thu 09:00 AM-05:00 PM
Fri 09:00 AM-06:00 PM
Sat 09:00 AM-01:00 PM
Sun Closed

Mr. Carl R. Overmyer, CFP®
(575) 541-6501
340 N Water St
Las Cruces, NM
Firm
Ameriprise Financial
Areas of Specialization
Asset Allocation
Key Considerations
Average Net Worth: $500,001 - $1,000,000

Average Income: $100,001 - $250,000

Profession: Self-Employed Business Owners

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Mr. Charles J. Wagner, CFP®
(505) 556-8514
2455 Missouri Ave Ste A
Las Cruces, NM
Firm
Wagner Financial Services, LLC

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Mr. Brent A Lambert, CFP®
(575) 521-2355
3050 Roadrunner Pkwy
Las Cruces, NM
Firm
Morgan Stanley

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Wells Fargo - Wal-Mart Las Cruces
(575) 526-1228
571 Walton Blvd
Las Cruces, NM
Type
In-Store Branch
Office Hours
Mon-Thu 10:00 AM-06:00 PM
Fri 10:00 AM-07:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM-06:00 PM
Sun Closed

Wells Fargo - Las Cruces El Paseo & University
(575) 527-0036
2505 El Paseo Rd
Las Cruces, NM
Type
Branch
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 08:00 AM-06:00 PM
Sat 09:00 AM-04:00 PM
Sun Closed

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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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