Peter Winter

Managing Director, Equity Research


Peter brings more than 18 years of sell-side experience, as well as experience in private banking, and credit underwriting to his role as Wedbush Securities’ Managing Director of Regional Banks. During his career he has worked at BMO Capital Markets, CIBC World Markets, and Sterne Agee CRT. His career began at Citibank in the Private Banking Division, where he managed an active credit portfolio of $60 Million.

Peter received both his B.S. in Finance from Syracuse University. He has also completed a two-year commercial credit training program at Citibank.


Peter’s Edge: Covering the bank sector for 18 years, he’s developed strong relationships with bank management that his given him a deep understanding of industry trends. Through his experience, Peter has collected plenty of macro data that helps makes industry calls, which is difficult to replicate. He’s able to provide well thought out, and supported written products, that is highly regarded by investors. His very strong modeling skills have earned him Starmine honors since 2015, and its top designation from 2017-2019.


  • BOK Financial Corp. (BOKF)
  • Citizens Financial Group Inc. (CFG)
  • Comercia Inc. (CMA)
  • Cullen/Frost Bankers Inc. (CFR)
  • Customers B ancorp Inc. (CUBI)
  • Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB)
  • Huntington Bancshares Inc. (HBAN)
  • KeyCorp (KEY)
  • M&T Bank Corp. (MTB)
  • New York Community Bancorp (NYCB)
  • Prosperity Bancshares Inc. (PB)
  • Regions Financial Corp. (RF)
  • Texas Capital Bancshares Inc. (TCBI)
  • Tristate Capital Holdings Inc. (TSC)
  • U.S. Bancorp (USB)
  • Western Alliance Bancorporation (WAL)
  • Zions Bancorporation (ZION)