Webster Financial Corporation (WBS): Price and Financial Metrics

Webster Financial Corporation (WBS): $46.83

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Industry: Northeast Regional Banks




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WBS Price/Volume Stats

Current price $46.83 52-week high $56.00
Prev. close $46.80 52-week low $31.03
Day low $46.31 Volume 189,603
Day high $47.45 Avg. volume 1,301,907
50-day MA $40.48 Dividend yield 3.42%
200-day MA $40.75 Market Cap 8.06B

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  • WBS scores best on the Value dimension, with a Value rank ahead of 56.15% of US stocks.
  • WBS's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving up over the last 177 days.
  • WBS's current lowest rank is in the Quality metric (where it is better than 32.42% of US stocks).

WBS Stock Summary

  • WEBSTER FINANCIAL CORP's stock had its IPO on December 12, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.32% of US equities in our set.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -48.41%, WEBSTER FINANCIAL CORP's debt growth rate surpasses only 5.85% of about US stocks.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for WBS comes in at 47.46% -- higher than that of 95.7% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to WBS, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are VLY, SRCE, SASR, CFB, and FBK.
  • WBS's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit WEBSTER FINANCIAL CORP's official web site, go to public.websteronline.com.

WBS Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Financial Services stock, WBS's price/earnings ratio is 22.11% lower, now standing at 7.4.
  • Over the past 243 months, WBS's price/earnings ratio has gone down 5.3.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WBS.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WBS 2023-11-10 2.6 0.8 7.4 6.5
WBS 2023-11-09 2.6 0.8 7.3 6.4
WBS 2023-11-08 2.7 0.8 7.5 6.5
WBS 2023-11-07 2.7 0.8 7.6 6.6
WBS 2023-11-06 2.8 0.9 7.7 9.5
WBS 2023-11-03 2.8 0.9 7.8 9.5

WBS Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -62.44%.
  • Its year over year revenue growth rate is now at 11%.
  • Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at 11.77%.
WBS's revenue has moved up $662,174,000 over the prior 33 months.

The table below shows WBS's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 1,864.816 1,285.088 498.506
2022-06-30 1,542.424 1,014.166 361.871
2022-03-31 1,262.128 675.024 275.278
2021-12-31 1,278.961 688.592 400.989
2021-09-30 1,241.733 683.222 347.972
2021-06-30 1,207.583 652.901 321.691

WBS's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • WBS has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 32.73% of graded US stocks.
  • WBS's asset turnover comes in at 0.037 -- ranking 238th of 428 Banking stocks.
  • CMA, FCCY, and ABTX are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with WBS.

The table below shows WBS's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.037 1 0.014
2021-06-30 0.036 1 0.013
2021-03-31 0.035 1 0.011
2020-12-31 0.032 1 0.008
2020-09-30 0.033 1 0.009
2020-06-30 0.034 1 0.010

WBS Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of WBS, see our WBS price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $61.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.45 (Moderate Buy)

Webster Financial Corporation (WBS) Company Bio

Webster Financial provides financial services to individuals, families, and businesses in the United States. It operates through three segments: Commercial Banking, Community Banking, and Other. The company was founded in 1935 and is based in Waterbury, Connecticut.

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Webster Financial Corp's Dividend Analysis

Webster Financial Corp(NYSE:WBS) recently announced a dividend of $0.4 per share, payable on 2023-11-13, with the ex-dividend date set for 2023-11-02. As investors look forward to this upcoming payment, the spotlight also shines on the company's dividend history, yield, and growth rates. Using the data from GuruFocus, let's look into Webster Financial Corps dividend performance and assess its sustainability.

Yahoo | November 1, 2023

Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE:WBS) Looks Interesting, And It's About To Pay A Dividend

It looks like Webster Financial Corporation ( NYSE:WBS ) is about to go ex-dividend in the next four days. The...

Yahoo | October 28, 2023

CORRECTING and REPLACING Webster Financial Corporation Declares Common and Preferred Dividends

STAMFORD, Conn., October 27, 2023--Fourth paragraph of release dated October 24, 2023, should read: ... payable January 15, 2024 (instead of January 15, 2023).

Yahoo | October 27, 2023

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Yahoo | October 24, 2023

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WBS Price Returns

1-mo 13.39%
3-mo 10.35%
6-mo 17.31%
1-year -9.57%
3-year 26.95%
5-year N/A
YTD 2.85%
2022 -12.51%
2021 36.63%
2020 -16.87%
2019 11.54%
2018 -10.38%

WBS Dividends

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