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TMCNet:  8.9% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Webster Financial Call (WBS)

[December 17, 2012]

8.9% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Webster Financial Call (WBS)

Dec 17, 2012 (SmarTrend(R) Spotlight via COMTEX) -- SmarTrend identified a Downtrend for Webster Financial (NYSE:WBS) on October 12th, 2012 at $22.62. In approximately 2 months, Webster Financial has returned 8.89% as of today's recent price of $20.61.

In the past 52 weeks, shares of Webster Financial have traded between a low of $18.57 and a high of $24.98 and are now at $20.81, which is 12% above that low price. The 200-day and 50-day moving averages have moved 0.25% lower and 1.55% lower over the past week, respectively.

Webster Financial Corporation is the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A. and Webster Insurance. The Bank provides business and consumer banking, mortgage, insurance, trust, financial planning and investment services. Webster also offers asset-based lending, insurance premium financing and equipment financing.

SmarTrend will continue to scan these moving averages and a number of other proprietary indicators for any changes in momentum for shares of Webster Financial.

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