Webster Financial Corp. (WBS)

48.29
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 48.63
Day Low/High 47.88 / 48.49
52 Wk Low/High 42.29 / 61.49
Avg Volume 618.70K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 92.03M
Market Cap 4.48B
EPS 3.80
P/E Ratio 11.75
Div & Yield 1.60 (3.00%)
Webster Financial Blows Past Estimates

Webster Financial Blows Past Estimates

The company released $18.7 million in loan loss reserves during the fourth quarter, boosting its earnings available to common shareholders to $25 million.

10 Bank Stocks With Serious Short Pressure

10 Bank Stocks With Serious Short Pressure

TCF Financial and Zions led the pack of bank stocks that have bearish investors piling in, according to a Deutsche Bank analysis.

10 Banks Primed for 2011 Earnings Growth

10 Banks Primed for 2011 Earnings Growth

Analysts feel these banks are ready to perform well over the next 12 months.

Half-Dozen Banks Repay TARP

Half-Dozen Banks Repay TARP

The U.S. Treasury announced that six more banks had repaid TARP and that the government had been repaid more than two-thirds of the money doled out to the banking industry.

Regional Bank M&A: Weekly Financial Recap

Regional Bank M&A: Weekly Financial Recap

Financial stocks gained ground during the short week, fueled by the beginnings of bank consolidation.

JPMorgan, BankAtlantic: Financial Winners & Losers

JPMorgan, BankAtlantic: Financial Winners & Losers

Financial stocks firmly led into the black on Tuesday, fueled by M&A chatter.

Webster Financial Corporation CEO Discusses Q3 2010 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Webster Financial Corporation CEO Discusses Q3 2010 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

NYSE Stocks Posting Largest Percentage Increases

Top 10 New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks posting largest percentage increases

Webster Financial Corporation Q2 2010 Earnings Call Transcript

Webster Financial Corporation Q2 2010 Earnings Call Transcript

Private Equity Bank Deal Struggling

Private Equity Bank Deal Struggling

A deal to recapitalize Sterling Financial involving two high profile private equity firms is running into trouble.

Webster Financial Corp. Q1 2010 Earnings Call Transcript

Webster Financial Corp. Q1 2010 Earnings Call Transcript

Don Dion's Weekly ETF Blog Wrap

The Power Shares India, the SPDR KBW Regional Banking and the Claymore/AlphaShares China Real Estate were three ETFs on Don Dion's radar.

Cramer's 'Stop Trading': Geithner, Bernanke

Cramer's 'Stop Trading': Geithner, Bernanke

Jim Cramer says he would sell stock if Bernanke and Geithner are out.

Wall Street Confidential: November 17

Wall Street Confidential: November 17

Jim Cramer discusses today's market.

Webster Financial Shares Climb On RBC Upgrade

Webster Financial Shares Climb On RBC Upgrade

Webster Financial shares climb as RBC upgrades stock, notes improved capital

Webster's Bad Loans Ebbing, Shares Soaring

Webster's exchange offer helps boost results.

Standard & Poor's Cuts Ratings On 18 Banks

Standard & Poor's Cuts Ratings On 18 Banks

S&P cuts ratings on 18 banks amid concern over further weakening in financial sector

S&P Puts 23 Financial Firms On Negative Watch

Standard & Poor's places ratings of 23 financial firms on review for potential downgrade

'Bad Bank' Plan Has Pitfalls, Analysts Say

'Bad Bank' Plan Has Pitfalls, Analysts Say

As support builds for a "bad bank" that would help financial institutions free their balance sheets, two prominent analysts noted significant stumbling blocks.

Four Must-See Charts of the Day

Four Must-See Charts of the Day

Why are the financials responding positively to Obama's bad-bank plan?

Financial Funds Extend Losing Streak

Financial Funds Extend Losing Streak

For the second week in a row, financial-services funds are the worst performers.

Five Tips for Keeping Closing Costs Down

Five Tips for Keeping Closing Costs Down

The first step is to compare offers.

Mortgage Points May Not Be Worth Buying

Money spent on points can instead go toward a larger down payment.

How to Uncover the Lowest Mortgage Rates

You can save a lot of money over the life of your loan if you refinance now or lock in a low rate on a new mortgage.

TSC Ratings' Updates: Tiffany

TSC Ratings' Updates: Tiffany

Legg Mason, Discover, Tiffany and VF Corp. are downgraded; PDL Biopharma is upgraded.

Smaller Banks Ripe for the Buying

Smaller Banks Ripe for the Buying

Institutions in markets not crippled by falling home prices could be prime candidates for a takeover, analysts say.

Small Bank Credit Woes Begin to Show

Small Bank Credit Woes Begin to Show

Soured consumer and commercial real estate loans may have taken longer to manifest than problems at larger banks, but they're there, analysts say.

Monday's Financial Winners & Losers

Monday's Financial Winners & Losers

Countrywide falls on subprime-related staff cuts.

Monday's Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades

Monday's Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades

Who made what calls.

People's United Makes Its Move

People's United Makes Its Move

The company's acquisition of Chittenden creates a New England banking powerhouse.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B (Buy)