What does Analyst mean?

Definitions for Analyst
ˈæn l ɪstan·a·lyst

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. analystnoun

    someone who is skilled at analyzing data

  2. analystnoun

    an expert who studies financial data (on credit or securities or sales or financial patterns etc.) and recommends appropriate business actions

  3. analyst, psychoanalystnoun

    a licensed practitioner of psychoanalysis


  1. analystnoun

    someone who analyzes

  2. analystnoun

    a mathematician who studies real analysis

  3. analystnoun

    a systems analyst

  4. analystnoun

    a practitioner of psychoanalysis

  5. analystnoun

    a chemical analyst; a financial analyst; a business analyst

  6. Etymology: From analyste

Webster Dictionary

  1. Analystnoun

    one who analyzes; formerly, one skilled in algebraical geometry; now commonly, one skilled in chemical analysis

  2. Etymology: [F. analyste. See Analysis.]

Editors Contribution

  1. analyst

    A person with the accurate and specific ability, experience, intuition, knowledge, skills, training and qualifications to analyze data, facts, information, research and statistics relevant to their role and responsibilities.

    The Financial analyst analyzes financial data and information.

    Submitted by MaryC on May 19, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Analyst' in Nouns Frequency: #1923

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Analyst in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Analyst in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Analyst in a Sentence

  1. President Biden .:

    And at the end of 2021, with what one analyst described as the ‘strongest first-year economic track record of any President in the last 50 years’: nearly 6 million new jobs, a record number for a new President, because of my staff and my Cabinet; unemployment down to 4.2 percent, three years ahead of the predicted time it would take to get to that number.

  2. Wells Fargo:

    The The SEC complaint makes clear that Shirmila Doddi , the analyst acted intentionally and in violation of Shirmila Doddi , the analyst training and Shirmila Doddi , the analyst obligations to Wells Fargo.

  3. Toby Southgate:

    There are notions of good governance and transparency that the financial services category is very alert to, it won't stop people from buying cans of Coke, but it will at a market level or an analyst level impact perception of organizations associated with corruption.

  4. Jeremy Tillman:

    At first blush, individuals may find it reassuring that their data is being collected and processed by faceless corporations rather than their neighbor next door, however, there are two caveats to this logic, he added. First, while your neighbor may not be personally collecting your data, he may very well be the data analyst working at the company that does. In other words, there are distinct individuals within each company whose entire job is to analyze, evaluate, and interact with user data. Ten or more trackers that collect personal data were found on 21.3 percent of the sites covered by the study. CUNNING MALWARE SPREADS, GOES AFTER YOUR BANK ACCOUNT Google Analytics and Facebook Connect are some of the most prominent trackers, according to Ghostery. Google Analytics is in the top ten of the most widely used trackers based on the various services the Internet giant uses, including Google Analytics and Google Analytics Adsense. Facebook Connect is next with three. Google Analytics was found on almost half of all loaded pages at 46.4 percent, while Facebook Connect was on more than a fifth, coming in at 21.9 percent. Other companies that showed include comScore and Twitter. And Google Analytics’s not easy keeping tabs on these trackers since many are n’t installed by the website owner, according to Jeremy Tillman.

  5. Toshifumi Suzuki:

    It is my lack of virtue and I am unbearably ashamed, i was supposed to attend an analyst meeting tomorrow. But I cannot go there and explain this year's prospects anymore after I decided to quite.

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