Webster Financial Corporation (WBS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 04, 2018

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Webster Financial Corporation ( WBS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 04, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.33 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 21, 2018. Shareholders who purchased WBS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 26.92% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $60.85, the dividend yield is 2.17%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WBS was $60.85, representing a -1.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.65 and a 38.17% increase over the 52 week low of $44.04.

WBS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). WBS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.89. Zacks Investment Research reports WBS's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 36.89%, compared to an industry average of 23.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WBS Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: WBS , JPM , BAC

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