What Is an Economic Analyst? Economic analysts research significant trends in commerce and business. From their research, they forecast the effects of these trends on a company or industry. They often work for privately held companies, financial institutions or state and federal government.
Financial analysts provide guidance to businesses and individuals making investment decisions. They assess the performance of stocks, bonds, and other types of investments. They assess the performance of stocks, bonds, and other types of investments.
Market research analysts research and gather data to help a company market its products or services. They gather data on consumer demographics, preferences, needs, and buying habits. They collect data and information using a variety of methods, such as interviews, questionnaires, focus groups, market analysis surveys, public opinion polls, and literature reviews.