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NYSE:WBS - Webster Financial Stock Price, Forecast & News

$46.72
-0.86 (-1.81 %)
(As of 02/16/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$46.54
Now: $46.72
$47.51
50-Day Range
$44.86
MA: $50.16
$53.60
52-Week Range
$42.29
Now: $46.72
$58.25
Volume638,332 shs
Average VolumeN/A
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E Ratio11.48
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
Webster Financial Corporation operates as the holding company for Webster Bank, National Association that provides a range of banking, investment, and financial services to individuals, families, and businesses in the United States. It operates through three segments: Commercial Banking, HSA Bank, and Community Banking. The Commercial Banking segment provides lending, deposit, and cash management services to middle market companies; and commercial and industrial lending and leasing, commercial real estate lending, equipment financing, and asset-based lending, as well as treasury and payment services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry N/A
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorN/A
CUSIP94789010
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Miscellaneous

Employees3,265
Next Earnings Date4/16/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Webster Financial (NYSE:WBS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Webster Financial's stock symbol?

Webster Financial trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WBS."

How often does Webster Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Webster Financial?

Webster Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 28th. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Tuesday, February 25th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.42%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 10th. View Webster Financial's Dividend History.

How were Webster Financial's earnings last quarter?

Webster Financial Co. (NYSE:WBS) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January, 23rd. The financial services provider reported $0.96 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.97 by $0.01. The financial services provider had revenue of $302.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $308.90 million. The business's revenue was down 2.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $1.05 earnings per share. View Webster Financial's Earnings History.

When is Webster Financial's next earnings date?

Webster Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 16th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Webster Financial.

What price target have analysts set for WBS?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Webster Financial's shares. Their forecasts range from $46.50 to $62.00. On average, they expect Webster Financial's stock price to reach $52.42 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Webster Financial.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Webster Financial?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Webster Financial in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Webster Financial.

Has Webster Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about WBS stock has trended somewhat positive on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Webster Financial earned a daily sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Webster Financial.

Are investors shorting Webster Financial?

Webster Financial saw a decrease in short interest during the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,390,000 shares, a decrease of 9.1% from the December 31st total of 2,630,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 529,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.5 days. Approximately 2.6% of the company's stock are short sold. View Webster Financial's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Webster Financial's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Webster Financial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Webster Financial investors own include Verizon Communications (VZ), AT&T (T), BP (BP), Occidental Petroleum (OXY), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Duke Energy (DUK), Consolidated Edison (ED), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET) and Magellan Midstream Partners (MMP).

Who are Webster Financial's key executives?

Webster Financial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John R. Ciulla, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Glenn I. MacInnes, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Nitin J. Mhatre, Exec. VP & Head of Community Banking (Age 48)
  • Mr. Charles L. Wilkins, Exec. VP (Age 57)
  • Mr. Christopher J. Motl, Exec. VP & Head of Commercial Banking (Age 48)

Who are Webster Financial's major shareholders?

Webster Financial's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (3.30%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.99%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (2.17%), Nitorum Capital L.P. (1.98%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (1.41%) and Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (1.20%). Company insiders that own Webster Financial stock include Charles L Wilkins, Daniel Bley, Dawn C Morris, James Copenhaver Smith, Joel S Becker, John Joseph Crawford, John R Ciulla, Laurence C Morse and Mark Pettie. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Webster Financial.

Which major investors are selling Webster Financial stock?

WBS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bayview Asset Management LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, State Street Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. and UBS Group AG. Company insiders that have sold Webster Financial company stock in the last year include Daniel Bley, John Joseph Crawford and Mark Pettie. View Insider Buying and Selling for Webster Financial.

Which major investors are buying Webster Financial stock?

WBS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pzena Investment Management LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., River Road Asset Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., Great West Life Assurance Co. Can and First Trust Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Webster Financial.

How do I buy shares of Webster Financial?

Shares of WBS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Webster Financial's stock price today?

One share of WBS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $46.72.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Webster Financial (NYSE WBS)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  455 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  564 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,019
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Webster Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WBS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WBS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/16/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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