Financial Analyst Pros and Cons
There are many pluses and minuses of being an analyst. The most common financial analyst pros and cons are listed below.
Pros: Work with important information and data, access to senior management of the company, handling of confidential information, provide recommendations to improve the business, high compensation and salary, ability to earn bonuses and share-based compensation, work with numbers, build interesting presentations.
Cons: Long hours, high level of responsibility (stress), high urgency for most work, extreme attention to detail required, little opportunity to be creative.