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Jeff Windau

Jeff Windau, CFA

Senior Analyst - Equity Research

Jeff Windau joined Edward Jones’ Research department in February 2008 as a research analyst responsible for covering the industrial sector.

Prior to joining Edward Jones, Windau held various positions with Emerson Electric and was involved in strategic planning, venture capital investing and product line management. He has also held positions in manufacturing engineering at Guidant with responsibilities in defibrillator, pacemaker and lead manufacturing. He also worked in orthopedic research.

Windau earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and an MBA from the University of Minnesota. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of St. Louis.

Windau has been quoted in various industry and news publications, including Barron’s, Bloomberg and FORTUNE.

Sectors Covered

Consumer Discretionary


Companies Covered

A.O. Smith



C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc.


Canadian National Railway (CNI)

Canadian National Railway (CNR.TO)

Canadian Pacific Rail (CPB)

Canadian Pacific Rail (CP.TO)

Carier Global Corporate

CSX Corp.

Emerson Electric



General Dynamics

General Electric

General Motors

Honeywell International

Johnson Controls

Lockheed Martin

Magna International (MGA)

Magna Internatioanl (MG.TO)

Otis Worldwide Corporate

Raytheon Technologies Corp.

Rockwell Automation

Roper Technologies

Southwest Airlines

Union Pacific

Woodward, Inc.

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