Webster Financial Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:WBS)

About Webster Financial Corp.

Webster Financial Corp. logoWebster Financial Corporation is a bank and financial holding company. The Company's segments include Commercial Banking, Community Banking, HSA Bank, Private Banking, and Corporate and Reconciling. The Commercial Banking segment includes middle market, asset-based lending, commercial real estate, equipment finance, and treasury and payment solutions. The Community Banking segment consists of personal banking, business banking and a distribution network consisting of banking centers and automated teller machines (ATMs), telephone banking, and Web and mobile-based banking services. HSA Bank, a division of Webster Bank, offers health savings accounts, health reimbursement accounts, flexible spending accounts and other financial solutions for healthcare. The Private Banking segment provides full relationship banking that serves high net worth clients, not-for-profit organizations and business clients for asset management, trust, loan, and deposit products and financial planning services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Regional - Northeast Banks
  • Sub-Industry: Regional Banks
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WBS
  • CUSIP: 94789010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $39.02
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $38.03
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $36.78
  • 52-Week Range: $91,674,000.00 - $30.09
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.49
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.89
  • P/E Growth: 2.21
  • Market Cap: $3.58B
  • Outstanding Shares: 91,674,000
  • Beta: 1.46
  • Net Margins: 19.44%
  • Return on Equity: 8.84%
  • Return on Assets: 0.83%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.14%
  • Current Ratio: 0.84%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.84%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Webster Financial Corp. (NYSE:WBS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: $38.14 (2.25% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Webster Financial Corp. (NYSE:WBS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/11/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$42.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$38.00View Rating Details
7/21/2016FBR & CoSet Price TargetHold$36.00View Rating Details
7/7/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$39.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
7/7/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHold$36.00View Rating Details
4/20/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$35.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details
1/15/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
1/15/2016GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
11/20/2015Sandler O'NeillBoost Price TargetHold$38.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details
10/16/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsLower Price TargetOutperform$45.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
10/16/2015Evercore ISILower Price Target$38.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details
6/18/2015Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight -> Underweight$34.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details
6/5/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.Initiated CoverageNeutral$37.00View Rating Details
4/17/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
4/2/2015Boenning ScattergoodDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$34.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Webster Financial Corp. (NYSE:WBS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/21/2016Q316$0.53$0.54$178.53 million$246.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2016Q216$0.52$0.53$177.92 million$242.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/19/2016Q116$0.53$0.51$179.49 million$240.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/21/2016Q415$0.55$0.55$170.98 million$233.69 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/15/2015Q315$0.55$0.54$167.28 million$229.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/16/2015Q215$0.55$0.55$162.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/16/2015Q115$0.54$0.52$162.72 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/22/2015Q414$0.53$0.53$158.24 million$215.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/16/2014Q314$0.52$0.53$205.82 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2014Q214$0.51$0.50$159.62 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/17/2014Q114$0.49$0.50$156.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/17/2014Q413$0.50$0.52$153.13 million$205.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/11/2013Q313$0.49$0.49$149.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/12/2013Q2 2013$0.48$0.48$147.84 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/15/2013Q1 2013$0.46$0.44$152.25 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/18/2013Q4 2012$0.49$0.52$144.56 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/12/2012Q312$0.45$0.48$144.69 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/13/2012$0.44$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/17/2012$0.40$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/19/2012$0.42$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/14/2011$0.40$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/15/2011$0.35$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/14/2011$0.20$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Webster Financial Corp. (NYSE:WBS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.10 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.31 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.52$0.54$0.53
Q2 20163$0.51$0.53$0.52
Q3 20163$0.52$0.54$0.53
Q4 20163$0.53$0.55$0.54
Q1 20172$0.52$0.54$0.53
Q2 20172$0.56$0.56$0.56
Q3 20172$0.58$0.60$0.59
Q4 20172$0.60$0.60$0.60
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Webster Financial Corp. (NYSE:WBS)
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:2.56%
Dividend Growth:36.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:46.95% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
47.62% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
43.29% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:5 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Webster Financial Corp. (NYSE:WBS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Webster Financial Corp. (NYSE:WBS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.59%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 94.30%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/3/2016Elizabeth E FlynnDirectorBuy2,900$35.97$104,313.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Daniel BleyEVPSell5,153$36.03$185,662.59View SEC Filing  
7/28/2016Gregory MadarInsiderSell500$36.12$18,060.00View SEC Filing  
7/28/2016John Joseph CrawfordDirectorSell3,000$36.15$108,450.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2016Daniel Manning FitzpatrickEVPSell6,001$35.31$211,895.31View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Joseph J SavageVice ChairmanSell2,000$36.83$73,660.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2016John R CiullaPresidentSell12,231$36.51$446,553.81View SEC Filing  
4/27/2016Gregory MadarCAOSell2,115$37.42$79,143.30View SEC Filing  
4/22/2016Daniel BleyEVPSell2,500$36.95$92,375.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2016Dawn C MorrisCMOSell762$36.79$28,033.98View SEC Filing  
2/4/2016Gregory MadarCAOSell825$33.68$27,786.00View SEC Filing  
1/27/2016Gregory MadarCAOSell3,360$32.58$109,468.80View SEC Filing  
1/26/2016Elizabeth E FlynnDirectorBuy6,500$32.26$209,690.00View SEC Filing  
1/25/2016Daniel Manning FitzpatrickEVPSell6,126$31.00$189,906.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2015Joseph J SavageVice ChairmanSell15,000$37.71$565,650.00View SEC Filing  
10/26/2015C Michael JacobiDirectorSell5,419$37.06$200,828.14View SEC Filing  
7/23/2015Joseph J SavagePresidentSell15,000$39.54$593,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015James Copenhaver SmithChairmanSell7,500$38.19$286,425.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Gregory MadarCAOSell750$36.40$27,300.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015John Joseph CrawfordDirectorSell3,386$36.15$122,403.90View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015John R CiullaEVPSell6,500$36.24$235,560.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2015John Joseph CrawfordDirectorSell1,580$36.25$57,275.00View SEC Filing  
4/23/2015Robert A FinkenzellerDirectorSell2,000$36.14$72,280.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2015John Joseph CrawfordDirectorSell877$36.00$31,572.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015James Copenhaver SmithChairmanSell7,500$34.11$255,825.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014James Copenhaver SmithChairmanSell7,500$31.91$239,325.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Glenn I MacinnesCFOBuy1,500$31.76$47,640.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014Robert A FinkenzellerDirectorSell2,000$32.03$64,060.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2014John Joseph CrawfordDirectorSell3,000$31.69$95,070.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014James Copenhaver SmithChairmanSell7,500$29.13$218,475.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014James Copenhaver SmithChairmanSell7,500$29.82$223,650.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2014John Joseph CrawfordDirectorSell4,000$28.97$115,880.00View SEC Filing  
1/31/2014Robert FinkenzellerDirectorSell2,000$30.52$61,040.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013James Copenhaver SmithChairmanSell7,500$28.71$215,325.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013Robert A FinkenzellerDirectorSell2,000$28.65$57,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013James Copenhaver SmithChairmanSell7,500$26.92$201,900.00View SEC Filing  
7/24/2013C Michael JacobiDirectorSell15,009$27.84$417,850.56View SEC Filing  
7/24/2013Joseph J SavageEVPSell2,000$28.08$56,160.00View SEC Filing  
7/18/2013John Joseph CrawfordDirectorSell2,000$27.27$54,540.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013James Copenhaver SmithChairmanSell7,500$23.25$174,375.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013David A CoulterDirectorSell8,744,850$22.50$196,759,125.00View SEC Filing  
10/19/2012Glenn I MacinnesCFOBuy5,000$21.83$109,150.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Webster Financial Corp. (NYSE:WBS)
seekingalpha.com logoWebster Financial's (WBS) CEO James Smith on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:WBS)
seekingalpha.com - October 22 at 7:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WBS earnings conference call or presentation 21-Oct-16 1:00pm GMT (NYSE:WBS)
finance.yahoo.com - October 22 at 10:40 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWebster Financial beats by $0.01, beats on net interest income (NYSE:WBS)
seekingalpha.com - October 21 at 7:40 AM
marketexclusive.com logoWebster Financial Corporation (NYSE:WBS) Files An 8-K (NYSE:WBS)
marketexclusive.com - October 20 at 8:20 PM
publicnow.com logoWebster Bank Names Kevin Sullivan Senior Vice President (NYSE:WBS)
www.publicnow.com - October 19 at 7:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWebster Financial Corporation Releases Results of 2016 Dodd-Frank Act Stress Test (NYSE:WBS)
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 7:53 PM
stocksdaily.net logoEPS Projection For Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE:WBS) At $0.53? (NYSE:WBS)
www.stocksdaily.net - October 14 at 7:51 PM
News IconUpdate on Webster Financial Corp. (NYSE:WBS) for the day (NYSE:WBS)
twincountynews.com - October 14 at 7:51 PM
capitalcube.com logoWebster Financial Corp. : WBS-US: Dividend Analysis : August 08th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 14, 2016 (NYSE:WBS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 14 at 7:51 PM
capitalcube.com logoWebster Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WBS-US : October 14, 2016 (NYSE:WBS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 14 at 11:30 AM
publicnow.com logoWebster Bank Named a Top Workplace (NYSE:WBS)
www.publicnow.com - September 30 at 7:16 PM
publicnow.com logoWebster Bank Selected as NEDA’s Business of the Year (NYSE:WBS)
www.publicnow.com - September 30 at 7:16 PM
publicnow.com logoWebster Bankers Honored for Community Volunteerism (NYSE:WBS)
www.publicnow.com - September 30 at 7:16 PM
publicnow.com logoPresentation Slides (NYSE:WBS)
www.publicnow.com - September 22 at 7:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWebster Appoints Lauren C. States To Board Of Directors (NYSE:WBS)
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 7:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWebster Financial Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call (NYSE:WBS)
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 7:44 PM
publicnow.com logoPresentation Details (NYSE:WBS)
www.publicnow.com - September 16 at 7:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWebster to Make Presentation at Investor Conference (NYSE:WBS)
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 8:08 PM
4-traders.com logoWebster Financial : 2 Webster Private Bankers Promoted (NYSE:WBS)
www.4-traders.com - August 30 at 11:30 AM
forbes.com logoTop Buys by Directors: Flynn's $104.3K Bet on WBS (NYSE:WBS)
www.forbes.com - August 27 at 6:49 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Webster Financial Corp. : August 22, 2016 (NYSE:WBS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 22 at 8:09 PM
fidaily.com logoWebster Financial Corporation C (NYSE:WBS) Trading Up – Insider Trading Activity (NYSE:WBS)
www.fidaily.com - August 5 at 8:26 PM
News IconDirector of Webster Financial Corporation C (NYSE:WBS), Flynn Elizabeth E, buys 2,900 shares worth $104,313 (NYSE:WBS)
empowerednews.net - August 5 at 8:26 PM
nasdaq.com logoWBS Crosses Above Average Analyst Target (NYSE:WBS)
www.nasdaq.com - July 29 at 11:17 AM
capitalcube.com logoWebster Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WBS-US : July 29, 2016 (NYSE:WBS)
www.capitalcube.com - July 29 at 8:05 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWebster Financial Corp: A Debt-Free Cash Cow On Sale (NYSE:WBS)
seekingalpha.com - July 28 at 11:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWebster Financial Corporation Declares Common Dividend (NYSE:WBS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 6:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoWebster Financial Corp. :WBS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : July 21, 2016 (NYSE:WBS)
www.capitalcube.com - July 21 at 11:44 AM
msn.com logoWebster Financial's (WBS) CEO James Smith on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:WBS)
www.msn.com - July 21 at 11:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WBS earnings conference call or presentation 20-Jul-16 1:00pm GMT (NYSE:WBS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 11:17 AM
nasdaq.com logoWebster Financial Corp. Profit Falls 3% In Q2 (NYSE:WBS)
www.nasdaq.com - July 20 at 11:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWebster Financial tops Street 2Q forecasts (NYSE:WBS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 11:05 AM
nasdaq.com logoWBS Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average (NYSE:WBS)
www.nasdaq.com - July 16 at 7:28 PM
capitalcube.com logoWebster Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WBS-US : July 15, 2016 (NYSE:WBS)
www.capitalcube.com - July 15 at 8:24 AM
fidaily.com logoWebster Financial Corporation C (WBS) – JP Morgan Maintains Rating And Updates Price Target (NYSE:WBS)
www.fidaily.com - July 8 at 8:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWebster Financial Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call (NYSE:WBS)
finance.yahoo.com - June 29 at 1:45 PM
nasdaq.com logoWebster Financial (WBS) Passes Through 3% Yield Mark (NYSE:WBS)
www.nasdaq.com - June 27 at 7:59 PM
capitalcube.com logoWebster Financial Corp. :WBS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 24, 2016 (NYSE:WBS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 24 at 10:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWebster Financial Corporation Holds Presentation (NYSE:WBS)
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 12:55 PM
capitalcube.com logoWebster Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WBS-US : June 15, 2016 (NYSE:WBS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 15 at 8:43 AM
4-traders.com logoWebster Financial : What Investors are Making of these Banking Stocks? - Valley National Bancorp, Fulton Financial, M&T Bank, and Webster Financial (NYSE:WBS)
www.4-traders.com - June 6 at 8:23 PM
News IconWebster Financial Corporation Conn (NYSE:WBS) Sellers Covered 3.63% of Their Shorts - Wall Street Hints and News (NYSE:WBS)
hintsnewsnetwork.com - May 22 at 2:15 PM
streetreport.co logoIs Webster Financial Corp (NYSE:WBS) a Good Investment? - Street Report (NYSE:WBS)
www.streetreport.co - May 19 at 12:41 PM
gurufocus.com logoMariko Gordon Purchases Stake in Webster Financial (NYSE:WBS)
www.gurufocus.com - May 19 at 12:41 PM
capitalcube.com logoWebster Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WBS-US : May 19, 2016 (NYSE:WBS)
www.capitalcube.com - May 19 at 8:24 AM
fidaily.com logoSystematic Financial Management Lp Decreases Its Stake in Webster Financial Corporation C (WBS) (NYSE:WBS)
www.fidaily.com - May 12 at 7:23 AM
News IconWebster Financial Corporation Conn (NYSE:WBS) Sellers Increased By 10.31% Their Shorts - B.O.D.Y Confidential (NYSE:WBS)
www.bodyconfidential.com - May 10 at 7:02 AM
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www.bodyconfidential.com - May 10 at 7:02 AM
nasdaq.com logoWebster Financial Corporation (WBS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 05, 2016 - Nasdaq (NYSE:WBS)
www.nasdaq.com - May 6 at 7:10 AM
bizjournals.com logoSantander again ranks worst in customer survey (NYSE:WBS)
www.bizjournals.com - April 28 at 3:00 PM


Webster Financial Corp. (NYSE:WBS) Chart for Saturday, October, 22, 2016

Last Updated on 10/22/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff