This subject focuses on the role of an equity analyst and the tools and methods they use to prepare a broker’s report to value a given company. This includes discussion of financial models used in equity analysis, and then a detailed examination of equity analysis in different market sectors, including retail, health care, media, infrastructure, and banking. Individuals analyse these different industry sectors and the strategies of companies within them, and build a financial model to judge a company’s operational and financial performance. This subject contributes to the investment analysis major. For more information, please refer to the subject outline.