Webster Financial Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 07, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 26, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WBS stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that WBS has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $27.95, the dividend yield is 2.15%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WBS was $27.95,
representing a -3.12% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.85 and
a 41.81% increase over the 52 week low of $19.71.
WBS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Wells Fargo & Company (
) and J P Morgan Chase & Co (
). WBS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.93. Zacks Investment Research reports WBS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.69%, compared to an
industry average of 5.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to WBS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WBS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Regional Banking Portfolio ETF (
- SPDR Bank ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWR with an increase of
18.79% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WBS at 2.65%.