Tableau is a powerful data visualization tools but cannot but used directly for financial modeling. It may be great for displaying the output of a data set or piece of analysis, but can’t actually create a financial model out of the data that would then be used to make a decision with. Modelers are still mostly stuck with using Excel to create their analysis and build models.
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In order to become a great financial analyst, below are some additional questions and answers for you to explore further:
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