Analyst Information


Neely Tamminga

Sr Research Analyst

Neely Tamminga

Neely Tamminga is a managing director and senior research analyst at Piper Jaffray focusing on multi-brand retail and specialty commerce. Tamminga ranked as a top sell-side analyst in The Wall Street Journal Best on the Street analyst survey in 2006 and 2011 for her coverage in broadline and apparel retailers. In 2010, FT/Starmine ranked Tamminga No. 2 in Stock Picking for her 2009 coverage in Specialty Retail. In 2009, FT/Starmine ranked Tamminga No. 2 Industry Estimator for her 2008 coverage in Personal Products. Tamminga has also received recognition by Institutional Investor magazine for her coverage in the apparel & footwear, department stores, and hardlines retailing sectors. Prior to joining Piper Jaffray in 2002, Tamminga worked at A.G. Edwards & Sons, Inc. in St. Louis, where she covered specialty apparel retailing companies. Tamminga holds a bachelor's degree in economics from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan and a master's degree in business administration from Saint Louis University.


Kayla Wesser, CFA
Research Analyst
Universe Coverage:
Consumer:   Consumer, Multi-Brand Retail & Specialty Commerce
ANFAbercrombie & Fitch Co.
AEOAmerican Eagle Outfitters, Inc.
ASNAAscena Retail Group
CHSChico's FAS, Inc.
CBKChristopher & Banks Corporation
EXPRExpress Inc.
GPSGap, Inc.
GMANGordmans Stores, Inc.
JCPJ. C. Penney Company, Inc.
KIRKKirkland's, Inc.
KSSKohl's Corporation
LBL Brands, Inc.
JWNNordstrom, Inc.
RHRestoration Hardware Holdings, Inc.
ROSTRoss Stores, Inc.
TLYSTilly's, Inc.
URBNUrban Outfitters, Inc.
WWayfair Inc.
WSMWilliams-Sonoma, Inc.
ZUMZZumiez Inc.