Trading Analyst

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Sidnee Dar | (645) 311-9776 | 1234 Random Road


I am a Trading Analyst with over 1 year of experience in the industry. I have worked extensively with quantitative analysis and statistical modeling to identify trading opportunities and make recommendations to clients. My ability to think critically and solve problems has allowed me to be successful in this role. In addition, my excellent communication skills allow me to effectively communicate complex information to clients.


Trading Analyst at Target Corporation, MNMar 2022 - Present

  • Negotiated and executed trades with an average value of $2.5 million per day, generating annual revenue of $900 million.
  • Implemented a new trading strategy that increased profits by 15%.
  • Developed relationships with key clients that resulted in repeat business and referrals.
  • Researched economic trends to identify opportunities for profitable investments.
  • Managed risk by hedging positions and monitoring market conditions.
  • Analyzed data to forecast future price movements.

Junior Trading Analyst at Best Buy, MNJul 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Negotiated with vendors to lower costs by 15%.
  • Implemented a new tracking system that saved the company $10,000 per month.
  • Trained 3 new employees on the trading floor.
  • Created a Excel spreadsheet that tracked inventory and helped to streamline the ordering process.
  • Worked with senior traders to develop strategies for entering and exiting trades.


Bachelor of Science in Economics at University of MinnesotaSep 2017 - May 2021

I've learned how to read and analyze data, how to think logically and critically, and how to communicate my ideas clearly and persuasively.


  • Financial analysis
  • Trading strategies
  • Technical analysis
  • Market research
  • Portfolio management
  • Risk management

Liridona Freihaut | (481) 269-7673 | Hilo, HI


As a Trading Analyst, I have over 1 year of experience in the industry. My responsibilities include conducting analysis on potential trades, providing recommendations to traders, and managing trade execution. I have a deep understanding of the financial markets and am able to identify opportunities for my clients. I am an excellent communicator and work well under pressure.


Trading Analyst at Merrill Lynch, HIJun 2022 - Present

  • Negotiated and executed trades with clients, resulting in $10 million in annual revenue.
  • Analyzed market trends to identify opportunities for profitable trading.
  • Developed trading strategies that yielded an average return of 15% per year.
  • Managed a team of 5 traders responsible for executing $50 million worth of trades per day.
  • Generated daily reports detailing trade activity and performance.

Junior Trading Analyst at JP Morgan, HISep 2021 - May 2022

  • Led the analysis of market trends to inform trading decisions for a team of 5 traders.
  • Researched and recommended new potential investments, resulting in $2M in additional annual profit.
  • Negotiated better prices with vendors, saving the company $250k per year.
  • Wrote algorithms to automate repetitive tasks, freeing up 20% of my time for other projects.
  • Implemented a new data visualization tool that helped the team identify patterns faster.


Bachelor of Science in Economics at University of Hawaii at ManoaAug 2016 - May 2021

Some skills I've learned are: economic theory, quantitative methods, microeconomics, and macroeconomics.


  • Trading
  • Analysis
  • Technical analysis
  • Fundamental analysis
  • Portfolio management
  • Risk management