Webster Financial Corporation (WBS): Price and Financial Metrics

Webster Financial Corporation (WBS): $58.80

0.34 (+0.58%)

POWR Rating

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  • Momentum is the dimension where WBS ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 93.67% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for WBS is in Growth, which has been heading up over the past 169 days.
  • WBS ranks lowest in Quality; there it ranks in the 35th percentile.

WBS Stock Summary

  • Webster Financial Corp's stock had its IPO on December 12, 1986, making it an older stock than 91.96% of US equities in our set.
  • WBS's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of 91.79% of US stocks.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for WBS comes in at 20.92% -- higher than that of 90.22% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Webster Financial Corp are CBU, UCBI, UBSI, NBTB, and WSBC.
  • 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

  • WBS's price/earnings ratio is 13.7; this is 24.55% higher than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • WBS's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.6 over the prior 243 months.
  • Over the past 243 months, WBS's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.6.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WBS.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WBS 2018-06-25 5.8 2.2 22.5 21.9
WBS 2015-04-15 4.2 1.4 17.5 24.9
WBS 2013-09-24 3.0 1.1 13.0 19.7
WBS 2012-06-18 2.5 1.0 11.8 21.3
WBS 2009-08-06 4.0 0.5 -2.6 -6.3
WBS 2008-12-04 1.6 0.4 -20.9 -132.0

WBS Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 18.57%.
  • Its 3 year revenue growth rate is now at 35.04%.
  • The 5 year revenue growth rate now stands at 29.57%.
WBS's revenue has moved up $94,484,000 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
2021-09-30 1,241.733 683.222 347.972
2021-06-30 1,207.583 652.901 321.691
2021-03-31 1,137.012 670.962 280.865
2020-12-31 1,038.92 380.549 211.474
2020-09-30 1,040.397 333.283 241.706
2020-06-30 1,068.001 246.768 266.258

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)

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WBS Price/Volume Stats

Current price $58.80 52-week high $65.00
Prev. close $58.46 52-week low $45.60
Day low $57.75 Volume 3,711,089
Day high $59.35 Avg. volume 1,411,131
50-day MA $57.48 Dividend yield 2.74%
200-day MA $54.42 Market Cap 5.33B

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 upped to Strong Buy (NYSE:WBS)

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WBS Price Returns

1-mo 4.38%
3-mo 6.51%
6-mo 24.95%
1-year 27.64%
3-year 17.28%
5-year 27.39%
YTD 6.01%
2021 36.63%
2020 -16.87%
2019 11.54%
2018 -10.38%
2017 5.51%

WBS Dividends

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