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WBS Webster Financial dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Webster Financial's last quarterly dividend was on May 11, 2022 (ex-date) with a distribution of $0.4 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $1.6 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 3.49% based on its recent close price.

Key dates

  • WBS last dividend date: May 11, 2022
  • WBS next dividend date: Not announced
WBS dividend stats
DPS
$1.6
Dividend yield
3.42%
Payout ratio
51.4%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.85%
Payout ratio
33.6%

Dividend yield

What is Webster Financial current dividend yield

WBS has a dividend yield of 3.49% which is higher than the Financial Services sector, the industry and its peers average.

Dividend history

What is WBS dividend payout history and dates

Webster Financial has been paying dividends since 1994. WBS has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has not changed since one year ago. But with the stock price down by 20% from a year ago, the dividend yield has grown by 25%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
May 11, 2022 May 27, 2022 $0.4 normal
Jan 18, 2022 Jan 27, 2022 Feb 11, 2022 $0.4 normal
Oct 26, 2021 Nov 8, 2021 Nov 23, 2021 $0.4 normal
Jul 19, 2021 Aug 2, 2021 Aug 17, 2021 $0.4 normal
Apr 21, 2021 May 4, 2021 May 19, 2021 $0.4 normal
Jan 26, 2021 Feb 8, 2021 Feb 23, 2021 $0.4 normal
Oct 27, 2020 Nov 9, 2020 Nov 24, 2020 $0.4 normal
Jul 21, 2020 Aug 4, 2020 Aug 19, 2020 $0.4 normal
Apr 21, 2020 May 5, 2020 May 20, 2020 $0.4 normal
Jan 28, 2020 Feb 10, 2020 Feb 25, 2020 $0.4 normal
Oct 29, 2019 Nov 8, 2019 Nov 26, 2019 $0.4 normal
Jul 22, 2019 Aug 2, 2019 Aug 19, 2019 $0.4 normal
Apr 22, 2019 May 3, 2019 May 20, 2019 $0.4 normal
Jan 29, 2019 Feb 11, 2019 Feb 26, 2019 $0.33 normal
Oct 23, 2018 Nov 5, 2018 Nov 20, 2018 $0.33 normal
Jul 23, 2018 Aug 3, 2018 Aug 20, 2018 $0.33 normal
Apr 23, 2018 May 4, 2018 May 21, 2018 $0.33 normal
Jan 30, 2018 Feb 12, 2018 Feb 27, 2018 $0.26 normal
Oct 24, 2017 Nov 6, 2017 Nov 21, 2017 $0.26 normal
Jul 24, 2017 Aug 3, 2017 Aug 21, 2017 $0.26 normal
Apr 24, 2017 May 4, 2017 May 22, 2017 $0.26 normal
Jan 31, 2017 Feb 10, 2017 Feb 28, 2017 $0.25 normal
Oct 25, 2016 Nov 4, 2016 Nov 22, 2016 $0.25 normal
Jul 25, 2016 Aug 4, 2016 Aug 22, 2016 $0.25 normal
Apr 25, 2016 May 5, 2016 May 23, 2016 $0.25 normal

Dividend payout ratio

What is Webster Financial dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

WBS has a payout ratio of 51.4% which is higher than the Financial Services sector, the industry and its peers average.

Total amount of dividends paid per financial year (from cash flow)