Webster Financial (WBS) dividend stock





  • Yield

     1.96%
  • Dividend

     1.04
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     41.9%
  • Dividend increased

     5 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     43%
  • Dividend pay date

     5/22/2017
  • Ex-dividend date

     5/4/2017
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     N/A yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     + 8.9%
  • Dividend payback
    period
     10 yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     43.9
  • Tweed factor

     21.9
Rating
Overall rating
The overall rating measures the general health and sustainabilty of the company's dividend. It is an average of the five ratings below.





Dividend increased years
This rating looks at the number of years the company has increased their dividend consecutively. 1 star is given for 7 years or below and 5 stars are given for 23 years or more.





Dividend yield
This rating evaluates the size of the yield. 1 star is given for a yield below 0.75% and 5 stars for yields above 6.75%.





Payout ratio
The payout ratio shows how much of the earnings are being paid out as dividends. We award 0 stars for payout ratios above 100% and 5 stars for ratios below 10%.





Dividend growth rate
This rating takes into account the growth of the dividend. Companies that have a dividend growth rate below 1.5% get 1 star while 5 stars are given for rates above 13.5%.





Yield compared to 5 year average
If the current yield is below the 5 year average, it tends to indicate that the stock is cheap. A rating of 0 is given if the current yield is below 0 percent compared to the average and a rating of 5 is given if it's more than 22.5% above.
Relative valuations
Yield compared to 5 year average   
8.9%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
60.5%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
37.2%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
59.2%
Price change from 52 week high   
-7.8%
Price change from 50 days average   
1.1%
Price change from 200 days average   
1.9%
Price info
Change
1.59 (3.09%)


Last price
53.02 USD


Day range
52.16 - 53.05


Year range
35.29 - 57.50

Financial health
Current ratio
0.00


Debt/equity ratio
0.00


Cash
407.17M


Debt
4.04B


Credit rating
BBB

Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
22.09


Price/book (P/B)
1.91


Forward price/earning (P/E)
18.80


Price/sales (P/S)
4.86


PEG
1.73


Market cap
4.89B

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
1.1700,1.2000,0.0400
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Dvidend growth (annualized)   
-81.5%
1.7600,-6.4200,-2.1400
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
nan%
10 year history
1.1700,1.2000,0.0400,0.0400,0.1600,0.3500,0.5500,0.7500,0.8900,0.9200
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Dividend growth (annualized)   
-2.6%
1.7600,-6.4200,-2.1400,0.6000,1.6100,1.8600,1.8600,2.0800,2.1500,2.1500
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
2.2%
33.0900,23.7800,19.5900,20.0800,20.7700,22.8600,22.4100,23.8900,24.9000,25.0800
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Book value per share growth (annualized)   
-3.0%
58.2000,0.0000,0.0000,6.7000,8.2000,18.8000,25.8000,34.8000,40.3000,41.4000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
-3.7%
55.0000,52.0000,64.0000,82.0000,92.0000,92.0000,90.0000,91.0000,92.0000,92.0000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Shares outstanding growth (annualized)   
5.9%
Other companies in the regional - northeast banks industry
Company
Div. increase  
Yield
Div. growth
USA   Tompkins Financial 30 yrs2.19%4.7%
USA   Arrow Financial 23 yrs3.06%2.0%
USA   First of Long Island 22 yrs1.98%6.2%
USA   Citizens Financial Services 19 yrs3.08%10.7%
USA   Norwood Financial 19 yrs2.91%3.3%
USA   First Keystone 16 yrs4.00%2.2%
USA   Bar Harbor Bankshares 14 yrs2.63%7.7%
USA   Quaint Oak Bancorp 10 yrs1.54%17.1%
Company profile
Empoloyees
2,693


Sector


Website


Founded
1935


Industry


SEC filings




Webster Financial Corporation operates as the bank and financial holding company for Webster Bank, National Association that provides financial services to individuals, families, and businesses in the United States. It operates through three segments: Commercial Banking, Community Banking, and Other...
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Address:
145 Bank Street, Waterbury, CT, 06702

Phone:
+1 203 578-2202
The dividend of Webster Financial is 1.04 USD and this gives the stock a yield of 1.96%. The dividend has been raised for 5 years in a row (since 2012). An earnings per share of 2.4 and a dividend of 1.04 gives Webster Financial a payout ratio of 43%. If their dividend growth rate stays the same, the dividend payback period would be 10 years. The 5 year dividend compund annual growth (CAGR) rate is 41.9%. Webster Financial has gone ex-dividend on the 5/4/2017, and the dividend pay date is 5/22/2017. This US company was founded in 1935 and has 2,693 employees. financial is their sector and regional - northeast banks is their industry. Our dividend rating for this stock is 2.4 / 5 stars.






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