• 20+ years of experience in the financial services industry
  • Worked with institutional brokerages and independent research firms
  • Been a freelance financial writer for more than three years


L. Adam Rothman has been a contributor to Investopedia since 2015. He contributed more than 20 articles. Rothman analyses and writes about U.S. stocks and companies, retail banking, taxes, personal finance, ATM technology, mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, real estate investment trusts, and commodities. You will find his work in syndication on Yahoo.

He has specifically covered the airlines, luxury goods, aeronautics, natural gas, telecommunications, and private label food and beverage sectors, and has written numerous stories about written multiple stories about Apple Inc.

Rothman can point to his more than two decades worth of background in the financial services industry. His work includes time with independent research firms, where he analyzed many types of securities, and institutional brokerages, where he worked with trades and strategies.