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Fidelity Investments Equity Research Associate Interview Questions

Updated Nov 18, 2014
Updated Nov 18, 2014
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Equity Research Associate Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Application Details

I applied online – interviewed at Fidelity Investments.

Interview Details

Had a 1:1 interview with an analyst. Asked several detailed questions about my opinion on the markets and a few stocks.

No Offer
Difficult Interview

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Equity Research Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Fidelity Investments in October 2009.

    Interview Details

    I applied online through my school's career services website. Was selected for a first round interview. The interview was going fairly smoothly, mostly soft stuff about my background, until I referenced my personal investment experience. At that point, the interviewer seemed to perk up and started asking me some fairly difficult and technical questions about the stock purchases I had made, and my "investment thesis" for each. Extremely competitive for second round interviews and I was not one of the lucky few

    Interview Questions
    • What was your investment thesis for this particular stock?   Answer Question
    • If you were asked to choose between two stocks, what would you want to know?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Equity Research Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    I had a phone interview. The interviewer asked a lot of technical questions, details about my resume, and the interviewer asked them at a quick pace. They were interested in knowing what books that I have read, and made sure that I followed the market. It was a fast paced interview, nothing too difficult besides being a quick thinker.

    Interview Questions
    • Basic finance questions, but you had to explain yourself   Answer Question
    No Offer
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Equity Research Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Fidelity Investments in January 2012.

    Interview Details

    I had a telephone interview for an internship at equity research at Fidelity. The interview was quite standard, with competency questions like in most other financial firms.

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    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    Equity Research Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Fidelity Investments in November 2011.

    Interview Details

    on boston forum for the position in Asia-pacific excluding Japan
    first
    went through the resume (all internships)
    behavior questions , what did you learn from activities
    valuation questions
    pitch a stock

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    Equity Research Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Fidelity Investments in February 2011.

    Interview Details

    The interviewer asked questions about the background motivation and some technical questions related to CAPM. Also asked about factors that might be indicative of the industrial trends.

    Interview Questions
    • What might affect the number of houses built in the US per month?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Equity Research Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took a dayinterviewed at Fidelity Investments in February 2011.

    Interview Details

    I was given a case study and a few questions mainly about why Fidelity and why fit.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
  8. 2 people found this helpful  

    Equity Research Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Fidelity Investments in October 2010.

    Interview Details

    1:1 Interview in the first round followed by 5 additional interviews in the office. The PM's asked very specific questions and your investment thesis on a few different stocks. Fit interview with HR at second round. After the first round, candidates have to prepare for a stock pitch for the second round interview.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Equity Research Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Fidelity Investments in January 2009.

    Interview Details

    I failed to make it to the next round, so I don't know much about it. As far as I know, the interview process should be very selective. That's all I can offer you.

    Interview Questions
    • What prompts your application for the job?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

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