Industry & Services >> Analyst Interviews >> June 9, 2003

Overview Of The Water Industry: Debra Coy – Schwab Capital Markets

DEBRA GAINER COY covers the water industry and environmental policy for Schwab Capital Markets. Ms. Coy has covered these sectors from Washington, DC, since 1985. She has created a unique franchise in covering the global water sector for investors and has been responsible for running the leading specialty water conference on Wall Street. She has appeared on CNBC, CNN, and other investment-related broadcasts, published numerous articles in industry journals, and is frequently quoted in financial and industry publications on environmental and water industry issues. Prior to joining the Washington Research Group, Ms. Coy was an Equity Research Analyst with HSBC Securities, Inc., and with NatWest Securities. Ms. Coy received her Bachelor's degree from Southern College and her Master's degree in Journalism from the University of Maryland. Profile
TWST: Would you begin with a quick overview of your coverage?

Ms. Coy: I've tried to take a broad overview of the water

industry as a whole, which hasn't been generally done on Wall