Webster Financial Corp. (WBS)

48.28
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 47.88
Day Low/High 47.87 / 48.42
52 Wk Low/High 42.29 / 61.22
Avg Volume 609.80K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 92.03M
Market Cap 4.41B
EPS 3.80
P/E Ratio 11.57
Div & Yield 1.60 (3.07%)
Insider Trading Alert - WBS, BRX And K Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - WBS, BRX And K Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include WBS, BRX and K

HealthEquity Helps Relieve Pain of High Health Care Costs, Safe for Your Portfolio?

HealthEquity Helps Relieve Pain of High Health Care Costs, Safe for Your Portfolio?

The provider of health care savings accounts and related services offers a solid investment opportunity.

September 18th Options Now Available For Webster Financial (WBS)

September 18th Options Now Available For Webster Financial (WBS)

Investors in Webster Financial Corp saw new options become available today, for the September 18th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the WBS options chain for the new September 18th contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.

Short Interest In Webster Financial Falls 13.2%

Short Interest In Webster Financial Falls 13.2%

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 06/15/2015 settlement date, which shows a 610,307 share decrease in total short interest for Webster Financial Corp , to 3,996,405, a decrease of 13.25% since 05/29/2015. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Ex-Dividends To Watch: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: WPT, TLLP, WBS

Ex-Dividends To Watch: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: WPT, TLLP, WBS

WPT TLLP WBS are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Thursday, April 30, 2015

Insider Trading Alert - WBS, VLGEA And RMBS Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - WBS, VLGEA And RMBS Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include WBS, VLGEA and RMBS

Kerrisdale Launches Campaign to Push Webster Into an HSA Spinoff

Kerrisdale Launches Campaign to Push Webster Into an HSA Spinoff

Activist investor Sahm Adrangi is urging the bank to sell off its health savings account business, arguing that the two units would be worth more separately than they are together.

Tomorrow's Ex-Dividends To Watch: CIK, CSQ, WBS

Tomorrow's Ex-Dividends To Watch: CIK, CSQ, WBS

CIK CSQ WBS are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Friday, February 06, 2015

Insider Trading Alert - WBS, TRLA And BDBD Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - WBS, TRLA And BDBD Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include WBS, TRLA and BDBD

Insider Trading Alert - WBS, LUV And ACAS Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - WBS, LUV And ACAS Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include WBS, LUV and ACAS

Insider Trading Alert - WBS, CTCT And CBOE Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - WBS, CTCT And CBOE Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include WBS, CTCT and CBOE

Dividend Watch: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: CHI, WBS, NS

Dividend Watch: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: CHI, WBS, NS

CHI WBS NS are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Thursday, November 06, 2014

3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: EVN, HTD, WBS

3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: EVN, HTD, WBS

EVN HTD WBS are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, 4:00 AM ET

Why Webster Financial (WBS) Stock Fell Today

Why Webster Financial (WBS) Stock Fell Today

Webster Financial (WBS) shares fell after the company missed second quarter earnings estimates.

Insider Trading Alert - CAMP, WBS And FLEX Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - CAMP, WBS And FLEX Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include CAMP, WBS and FLEX

Insider Trading Alert - WBS, SRCL And DV Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - WBS, SRCL And DV Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include WBS, SRCL and DV

Cash Dividend On The Way From Webster Financial Corp's Series E Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock

Cash Dividend On The Way From Webster Financial Corp's Series E Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock

On 2/27/14, Webster Financial Corp's 6.40% Series E Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.40, payable on 3/17/14. As a percentage of WBS.

Interesting WBS Put Options For October 18th

Interesting WBS Put Options For October 18th

Investors in Webster Financial Corp saw new options become available today, for the October 18th expiration. One of the key data points that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 236 days until expiration the newly available contracts represent a potential opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

Insider Trading Alert - WYNN, WBS, ARAY, REGN And RGA Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - WYNN, WBS, ARAY, REGN And RGA Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include WYNN, WBS, ARAY, REGN and RGA

5 With Upcoming Ex-Dividend Dates: CHY, CSQ, WBS, WCN, RKT

5 With Upcoming Ex-Dividend Dates: CHY, CSQ, WBS, WCN, RKT

CHY CSQ WBS WCN RKT are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, 5:00 AM ET

Regional Bank Stocks Upgraded as Market Tanks

Regional Bank Stocks Upgraded as Market Tanks

The painful decline in bank stocks is making some higher-flying regional banks more attractive for long-term investors.

Insider Trading Alert - MKC, WBS, SIX, CMA And CAT Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - MKC, WBS, SIX, CMA And CAT Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include MKC, WBS, SIX, CMA and CAT

Webster Financial (WBS) Passes Through 2% Yield Mark

Webster Financial (WBS) Passes Through 2% Yield Mark

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Friday, shares of Webster Financial Corp were yielding above the 2% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $0.60), with the stock changing hands as low as $29.90 on the day. Dividends are particularly important for investors to consider, because historically speaking dividends have provided a considerable share of the stock market's total return.

Insider Trading Alert - WBS, COV, WFC, BPL And FINL Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - WBS, COV, WFC, BPL And FINL Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include WBS, COV, WFC, BPL and FINL

Interesting WBS Put Options For February 2014

Interesting WBS Put Options For February 2014

Investors in Webster Financial Corp saw new options become available today, for the February 2014 expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the WBS options chain for the new February 2014 contracts and identified the following put contract of particular interest.

Webster Financial Corp's Series E Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock About To Put More Money In Your Pocket

Webster Financial Corp's Series E Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock About To Put More Money In Your Pocket

On 11/27/13, Webster Financial Corp's 6.40% Series E Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.40, payable on 12/16/13. As a percentage of WBS.

Insider Trading Alert - DKS, ACAS, HL, TRLA And WBS Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - DKS, ACAS, HL, TRLA And WBS Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include DKS, ACAS, HL, TRLA and WBS

Ex-Dividends To Watch: 5 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: PNI, HPS, PDT, WBS, HLF

Ex-Dividends To Watch: 5 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: PNI, HPS, PDT, WBS, HLF

PNI HPS PDT WBS HLF are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Nov. 7, 2013

5 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: AB, WBS, CHD, VNO, AAPL

5 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: AB, WBS, CHD, VNO, AAPL

AB WBS CHD VNO AAPL are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Aug. 8, 2013

Short Interest Increases 11.6% For WBS

Short Interest Increases 11.6% For WBS

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 07/15/2013 settlement date, which shows a 417,303 share increase in total short interest for Webster Financial Corp , to 4,022,186, an increase of 11.58% since 06/28/2013. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B (Buy)