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NASDAQ:LINC

Lincoln Educational Services (LINC) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$9.74
+0.12 (+1.25%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$9.60
$9.82
50-Day Range
$8.95
$10.57
52-Week Range
$5.05
$10.60
Volume
31,451 shs
Average Volume
80,722 shs
Market Capitalization
$305.45 million
P/E Ratio
10.70
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$11.00

Lincoln Educational Services MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
12.9% Upside
$11.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.93% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.17mentions of Lincoln Educational Services in the last 14 days
Based on 11 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
44.19%
From $0.43 to $0.62 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.21 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

86th out of 271 stocks

Educational Services Industry

8th out of 23 stocks


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About Lincoln Educational Services Stock (NASDAQ:LINC)

Lincoln Educational Services Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides various career-oriented post-secondary education services to high school graduates and working adults in the United States. The company operates in two segments: Transportation and Skilled Trades, and Healthcare and Other Professions. It offers associate's degree, and diploma and certificate programs in automotive technology; skilled trades programs, including electrical, heating and air conditioning repair, welding, computerized numerical control, and electrical and electronic systems technology; health science programs comprising s licensed practical nurse, registered nurse, dental assistant, medical assistant, medical administrative assistant, and claims examiner; hospitality service programs, such as culinary, therapeutic massage, cosmetology, and aesthetics; and information technology programs. The company operates schools under the Lincoln Technical Institute, Lincoln College of Technology, Lincoln Culinary Institute, Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts and Sciences, and other brand names. Lincoln Educational Services Corporation was founded in 1946 and is based in Parsippany, New Jersey.

LINC Stock Price History

LINC Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
5/08/2023
Today
2/24/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
2/26/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Educational services
Sub-Industry
Education Services
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:LINC
CUSIP
53353510
Employees
2,121
Year Founded
1946

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$11.00
High Stock Price Target
$12.00
Low Stock Price Target
$9.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+12.9%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$12.63 million
Pretax Margin
10.29%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$348.29 million
Cash Flow
$0.81 per share
Book Value
$5.52 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
22,171,000
Market Cap
$305.45 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.34

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Scott M. Shaw (Age 61)
    President, CEO & Director
    Comp: $640.98k
  • Mr. Brian K. Meyers CPA (Age 57)
    Executive VP, CFO & Treasurer
    Comp: $438.78k
  • Mr. Valerian J. Thomas (Age 61)
    Senior VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Alexandra M. Luster (Age 59)
    Senior VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
  • Mr. Francis S. Giglio
    Senior Vice President of Compliance & Regulatory Services
  • Mr. Peter Tahinos (Age 65)
    Senior Vice President of Marketing
  • Mr. Stephen E. Ace (Age 60)
    Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer
  • Mr. Chad D. Nyce (Age 51)
    Executive VP & Chief Innovation Officer
  • Ms. Susan L. English
    Senior Vice President of Career Services & Industry Partnerships
  • Mr. James A. Rasmussen Jr.
    Senior Vice President of Admissions














LINC Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Lincoln Educational Services stock right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lincoln Educational Services in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" LINC shares.
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What is Lincoln Educational Services' stock price target for 2024?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Lincoln Educational Services' stock. Their LINC share price targets range from $9.00 to $12.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $11.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have LINC shares performed in 2024?

Lincoln Educational Services' stock was trading at $10.04 at the start of the year. Since then, LINC shares have decreased by 3.0% and is now trading at $9.74.
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Are investors shorting Lincoln Educational Services?

Lincoln Educational Services saw a decrease in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 290,400 shares, a decrease of 7.3% from the January 15th total of 313,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 81,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.5 days.
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When is Lincoln Educational Services' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 26th 2024.
View our LINC earnings forecast
.

How can I listen to Lincoln Educational Services' earnings call?

Lincoln Educational Services will be holding an earnings conference call on Monday, February 26th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Lincoln Educational Services' earnings last quarter?

Lincoln Educational Services Co. (NASDAQ:LINC) released its earnings results on Monday, May, 8th. The company reported $0.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.03) by $0.05. The business earned $87.28 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $83.03 million. Lincoln Educational Services had a net margin of 7.56% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.93%.

What is Scott Shaw's approval rating as Lincoln Educational Services' CEO?

32 employees have rated Lincoln Educational Services Chief Executive Officer Scott Shaw on Glassdoor.com. Scott Shaw has an approval rating of 53% among the company's employees. This puts Scott Shaw in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Lincoln Educational Services own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lincoln Educational Services investors own include Intel (INTC), Pfizer (PFE), NVIDIA (NVDA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Etsy (ETSY), Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO), Walt Disney (DIS), Gilead Sciences (GILD), CrowdStrike (CRWD) and DocuSign (DOCU).

Who are Lincoln Educational Services' major shareholders?

Lincoln Educational Services' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Heartland Advisors Inc. (5.57%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.85%), Cannell Capital LLC (3.53%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.70%), First Eagle Investment Management LLC (1.72%) and Bridgeway Capital Management LLC (1.69%). Insiders that own company stock include Brian K Meyers, Chad D Nyce, J Barry Morrow, James J Burke Jr, Juniper Investment Company, Ll, Ronald Edward Harbour and Scott M Shaw.
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How do I buy shares of Lincoln Educational Services?

Shares of LINC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:LINC) was last updated on 2/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff