Analyst Information


Kevin Barker

Managing Director

Kevin Barker

Kevin Barker is a managing director and senior research analyst at Piper Sandler covering mortgage and consumer finance companies. Prior to joining Piper Jaffray in 2015, Barker was a senior analyst covering similar equities at Compass Point Research & Trading from 2012-15.  He also spent five years in equity research at FBR & Co. and three years at Freddie Mac. Barker earned a bachelor’s degree in international finance from American University and MBA from the Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland.

Universe Coverage:
Financial Services:   Consumer & Mortgage Finance
AFRMAffirm Holdings, Inc.
AGNCAGNC Investment Corp.
ALLYAlly Financial Inc.
NLYAnnaly Capital Management, Inc.
COFCapital One Financial Corporation
DFSDiscover Financial Services
AJXGreat Ajax Corp
HMPTHome Point Capital, Inc.
LDIloanDepot, Inc.
COOPMr. Cooper Group Inc.
OMFOneMain Holdings, Inc.
PFSIPennyMac Financial Services, Inc.
PMTPennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust
RWTRedwood Trust, Inc.
RITMRithm Capital Corp.
RKTRocket Cos., Inc.
SOFISoFi Technologies, Inc.
SYFSynchrony Financial
UWMCUnited Wholesale Mortgage Corp.