Webster Financial Corporation (WBS): Price and Financial Metrics

Webster Financial Corporation (WBS): $41.90

-0.25 (-0.59%)

POWR Rating

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  • WBS scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 89.62% of US stocks.
  • WBS's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • WBS's current lowest rank is in the Quality metric (where it is better than 27.56% of US stocks).

WBS Stock Summary

  • WBS's went public 35.32 years ago, making it older than 92.06% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 10.23 for Webster Financial Corp; that's greater than it is for 91.9% of US stocks.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -24.85%, Webster Financial Corp's debt growth rate surpasses only 16.61% of about US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Webster Financial Corp are PBCT, ZION, UCBI, CFR, and UMPQ.
  • 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 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 27.09%.
  • Its 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 58.74%.
  • The 3 year price growth rate now stands at 49.76%.
WBS's revenue has moved up $278,691,000 over the prior 52 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
2021-12-31 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
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

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 $41.90 52-week high $65.00
Prev. close $42.15 52-week low $41.23
Day low $41.23 Volume 331,399
Day high $42.72 Avg. volume 1,460,719
50-day MA $47.11 Dividend yield 3.8%
200-day MA $54.36 Market Cap 7.53B

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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Below are the latest news stories about Webster Financial Corp that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate WBS as an investment opportunity.

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Ellington Financial's (EFC) purchase of controlling interest in Longbridge will enable it to tap the latter's industry-leading position in the reverse mortgage space.

Yahoo | February 24, 2022

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Citizens Financia's (CFG) acquisition of 80 east coast branches and the national online deposit business from HSBC expands its physical presence in strategic markets and enhances the balance sheet.

Yahoo | February 23, 2022

7 Reasons Why It's Worth Betting on Webster (WBS) Stock Now

Webster Financial's (WBS) organic and inorganic growth efforts, along with cost-control and sound capital-deployment activities, make it worth betting on.

Yahoo | February 22, 2022

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NUT, WBS, and LCNB made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) income stocks list on February 22, 2022

Yahoo | February 22, 2022

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While the waiting game for the merger approval of M&T Bank (MTB) and People's United (PBCT) continues, let's discuss if the heightening regulatory scrutiny will affect the banking M&A trends.

Yahoo | February 21, 2022

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WBS Price Returns

1-mo -13.39%
3-mo -24.07%
6-mo -23.81%
1-year -20.50%
3-year 1.54%
5-year -6.06%
YTD -23.81%
2021 36.63%
2020 -16.87%
2019 11.54%
2018 -10.38%
2017 5.51%

WBS Dividends

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