Jenny Coombs

Jennifer Coombs is a senior equity research analyst at for an independent stock research firm in New York City and previously worked on the buy side as an associate equity research analyst, covering the transportation subsector of the industrials sector at AIG SunAmerica Asset Management Corporation. She also covered Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) and has done broader research for the industrials, financials and consumer sectors. Prior to joining AIG SunAmerica Asset Management, Coombs worked as a trading assistant for the company's index funds. Prior to that, she worked briefly in the client portfolio management department at Dwight Asset Management Company, a fixed income subsidiary of Goldman Sachs.

In 2009, Coombs graduated with distinction from Clarkson University where she earned a B.S. in Financial Information Analysis and Political Science, with minors in Economics and Law. She has particular expertise in international markets, and briefly studied East Asian Economics at Sungkyunkwan University in Seoul, South Korea and spent a year living and studying in France. She is currently a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts.

Recent Articles By The Author

How Many Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Lattes Does It Take To Build a Stock Portfolio?

How Many Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Lattes Does It Take To Build a Stock Portfolio?

While many are heralding the return of the most popular coffee drink in modern history, I would like to point out the massive opportunity cost for apathetic investors.