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Lincoln Electric Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.50 (+0.49 %)
(As of 10/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $101.82
50-Day Range
MA: $95.58
52-Week Range
Now: $101.82
Volume465,636 shs
Average Volume359,172 shs
Market Capitalization$6.06 billion
P/E Ratio28.60
Dividend Yield1.93%
Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, and sells welding, cutting, and brazing products worldwide. It operates through three segments: Americas Welding, International Welding, and The Harris Products Group. The company offers welding products, including arc welding power sources, plasma cutters, wire feeding systems, robotic welding packages, integrated automation systems, fume extraction equipment, consumable electrodes, fluxes and welding accessories, and specialty welding consumables and fabrication products. It also provides computer numeric controlled plasma and oxy-fuel cutting systems, and regulators and torches used in oxy-fuel welding, cutting, and brazing; and consumables used in the brazing and soldering alloys market. In addition, the company is involved in the retail business in the United States. It serves general fabrication, energy and process, automotive and transportation, heavy fabrication, and construction and infrastructure industries, as well as ship building and maintenance and repair markets. The company sells its products directly to users of welding products, as well as through industrial distributors, retailers, and agents. Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1895 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.84 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Metalworking machinery & equipment
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LECO



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.00 billion
Cash Flow$6.21 per share
Book Value$13.40 per share


Net Income$293.11 million


Market Cap$6.06 billion
Next Earnings Date2/11/2021 (Estimated)
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Lincoln Electric (NASDAQ:LECO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Lincoln Electric's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Lincoln Electric's stock was trading at $71.90 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LECO stock has increased by 41.6% and is now trading at $101.82.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Lincoln Electric?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lincoln Electric in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Lincoln Electric's next earnings date?

Lincoln Electric is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 11th 2021.
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How were Lincoln Electric's earnings last quarter?

Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 27th. The industrial products company reported $1.10 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.79 by $0.31. The industrial products company earned $668.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $611.83 million. Lincoln Electric had a return on equity of 33.45% and a net margin of 7.93%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 8.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.09 earnings per share.
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How often does Lincoln Electric pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lincoln Electric?

Lincoln Electric announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 20th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.51 per share on Friday, January 15th. This represents a $2.04 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.00%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 30th. This is an increase from Lincoln Electric's previous quarterly dividend of $0.49.
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What price target have analysts set for LECO?

8 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Lincoln Electric's stock. Their forecasts range from $99.00 to $120.00. On average, they expect Lincoln Electric's stock price to reach $108.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Lincoln Electric's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Lincoln Electric own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lincoln Electric investors own include Energy Transfer (ET), The Boeing (BA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Intel (INTC), The Procter & Gamble (PG), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS) and AT&T (T).

Who are Lincoln Electric's key executives?

Lincoln Electric's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Christopher L. Mapes, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 58, Pay $2.93M)
  • Ms. Jennifer I. Ansberry, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 46, Pay $899.83k)
  • Mr. Vincent K. Petrella, Exec. VP (Age 60, Pay $1.36M)
  • Mr. Steven B. Hedlund, Exec. VP & Pres of International Welding (Age 53, Pay $1.25M)
  • Mr. Gabriel Bruno, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 52)

What is Lincoln Electric's stock symbol?

Lincoln Electric trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LECO."

Who are Lincoln Electric's major shareholders?

Lincoln Electric's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Keybank National Association OH (2.48%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (1.01%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.27%), Carnegie Capital Asset Management LLC (0.26%), Welch & Forbes LLC (0.14%) and Lawson Kroeker Investment Management Inc. NE (0.13%). Company insiders that own Lincoln Electric stock include Christopher L Mapes, Douglas S Lance, Gabriel Bruno, Geoffrey P Allman, George D Blankenship, Hellene S Runtagh, Michael J Whitehead, Michael Mintun, Michele R Kuhrt, Steven B Hedlund, Thomas A Flohn and Vincent K Petrella.
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Which major investors are selling Lincoln Electric stock?

LECO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Skylands Capital LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, Ledyard National Bank, and National Investment Services of America LLC. Company insiders that have sold Lincoln Electric company stock in the last year include Christopher L Mapes, Douglas S Lance, Gabriel Bruno, Geoffrey P Allman, Michael J Whitehead, Michele R Kuhrt, Thomas A Flohn, and Vincent K Petrella.
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Which major investors are buying Lincoln Electric stock?

LECO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Keybank National Association OH, Carnegie Capital Asset Management LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., Boston Trust Walden Corp, Dupont Capital Management Corp, Bradley Foster & Sargent Inc. CT, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, and Comerica Bank.
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How do I buy shares of Lincoln Electric?

Shares of LECO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Lincoln Electric's stock price today?

One share of LECO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $101.82.

How big of a company is Lincoln Electric?

Lincoln Electric has a market capitalization of $6.06 billion and generates $3.00 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $293.11 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.70 on an earnings per share basis. Lincoln Electric employs 11,000 workers across the globe.

What is Lincoln Electric's official website?

The official website for Lincoln Electric is www.lincolnelectric.com.

How can I contact Lincoln Electric?

Lincoln Electric's mailing address is 22801 ST CLAIR AVE, CLEVELAND OH, 44117. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 216-481-8100 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 10/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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