energy trader


Energy traders sell or buy shares of energy, sometimes from different sources. They analyse the energy market and investigate trends in prices to decide when to buy or sell shares and ensure the most profit. They make calculations, and write reports on energy trades procedures, and make predictions on the development of the market.

Alternative label

  • energy share trader

  • renewable energy share trader

  • energy market economist

  • energy market researcher

  • energy stock trader

  • energy trading analyst

  • energy stock analyst

  • energy market forecaster

  • commodity trader, energy

  • energy market analyst

  • renewable energy stock trader

  • renewable energy stock analyst

Regulatory aspect

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