Analyst Information


Matthew Clark

Managing Director

Matthew Clark

 Matthew Clark is a managing director and senior research analyst at Piper Sandler responsible for covering West Coast banks. Prior to joining Piper Sandler in 2015, Clark covered various small/mid-cap banks for more than 14 years at Sterne Agee, Credit Suisse and Keefe, Bruyette & Woods. He also worked for Arthur Andersen LLP. Clark earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from Lehigh University.

Universe Coverage:
Financial Services:   Banks
BANCBanc of California, Inc.
BMRCBank of Marin Bancorp
CATYCathay General Bancorp
COLBColumbia Banking System, Inc.
CVBFCVB Financial Corp.
EWBCEast West Bancorp, Inc.
FFWMFirst Foundation Inc.
FIBKFirst Interstate BancSystem, Inc.
MYFWFirst Western Financial, Inc.
GBCIGlacier Bancorp, Inc.
HAFCHanmi Financial Corporation
HFWAHeritage Financial Corporation
HMSTHomeStreet, Inc.
HOPEHope Bancorp, Inc.
LBCLuther Burbank Corporation
PPBIPacific Premier Bancorp Inc.
PACWPacWest Bancorp
PFBCPreferred Bank
TCBKTriCo Bancshares
UMPQUmpqua Holdings Corp.
WAFDWashington Federal, Inc.