D.A. Davidson Strengthens Its Financial Institutions Research Coverage with Senior Research Analyst Hire Peter Winter

November 7, 2022

D.A. Davidson & Co. announced today that Peter J. Winter has joined D.A. Davidson’s Institutional Research Group as a Managing Director and Senior Research Analyst to lead stock coverage of regional banks. D.A. Davidson’s Financial Institutions Group includes four senior analysts covering over 113 banks. D.A. Davidson has long been a leader in the Financial Institutions sector with a strong focus on banks.

Peter has more than 25 years of sell-side experience with CIBC World Markets, BMO Capital Markets, and, most recently, Wedbush Securities. He has covered stocks ranging in market cap from $1 billion to $85 billion. He is a recipient of the prestigious Starmine Award for Earnings Estimate Accuracy, ranking No. 1 in 2019, 2018, and 2017, and No. 3 in 2016 and 2015. In 2009, he was ranked No. 5 out of 72 analysts by the Wall Street Journal for stock picking.

“Peter brings deep insight to the role and is widely recognized for his accuracy, recommendations, and projections surrounding companies and stocks,” said Tom Diffely, Director of Institutional Research at D.A. Davidson. “Our firm remains committed to broadening our Financial Institutions coverage and hiring talented, senior analysts with deep industry insight. We are excited to have him join our growing team.”

Peter began his career at Citibank in the Private Banking Division, where he managed an active credit portfolio of $160 million. Peter is a Bank and Financial Analysts Association member, and he is based in the New York office.

About D.A. Davidson’s Institutional Research Group

D.A. Davidson research is supported by thorough analysis and recommendations and communications are provided via written research reports and direct contact with our investing clients. Our research is focused on companies in select industries where we have analytical advantages, including proximity, industry expertise and/or experience. Our goal is to identify factors that will drive values and create investment opportunities.

About D.A. Davidson Companies

D.A. Davidson Companies is an employee-owned financial services firm offering a range of financial services and advice to individuals, corporations, institutions and municipalities nationwide. Founded in 1935 with corporate headquarters in Great Falls, Montana, and regional headquarters in Denver, Los Angeles, New York, Omaha and Seattle, the company has approximately 1,525 employees and offices in 28 states.

Subsidiaries include: D.A. Davidson & Co., a full-service investment firm providing wealth management, investment banking, equity and fixed income capital markets services, and advice; Davidson Investment Advisors, a professional asset management firm; D.A. Davidson Trust Company, a trust and wealth management company; and Davidson Fixed Income Management, a registered investment adviser providing fixed income portfolio and advisory services.

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