Lincoln Educational Services Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.11 (-1.71 %)
(As of 04/20/2021 11:31 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $6.34
50-Day Range
MA: $6.40
52-Week Range
Now: $6.34
Volume559 shs
Average Volume173,847 shs
Market Capitalization$171.11 million
P/E Ratio18.11
Dividend YieldN/A
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 through three segments: Transportation and Skilled Trades, Healthcare and Other Professions, and Transitional. It offers associate's degree, and diploma and certificate programs in automotive technology; skilled trades, including welding, computerized numerical control, and electrical and electronic systems technology, as well as heating, ventilating, and air conditioning programs; healthcare services comprising nursing, dental and medical assistant, claim examiner, medical administrative assistant, etc.; hospitality services, such as culinary, therapeutic massage, cosmetology, and aesthetics; and information technology. The company operates 22 schools in 14 states under the Lincoln Technical Institute, Lincoln College of Technology, Lincoln Culinary Institute, and Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts and Sciences, as well as associated brand names. As of December 31, 2020, it had 12,217 students enrolled at 22 campuses. The company was founded in 1946 and is based in West Orange, New Jersey.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Educational services
Sub-IndustryEducation Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LINC
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$273.34 million
Cash Flow$0.45 per share
Book Value$1.71 per share


Net Income$2.02 million


Market Cap$171.11 million
Next Earnings Date5/12/2021 (Estimated)


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Overall MarketRank

2.18 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

15th out of 572 stocks

Educational Services Industry

2nd out of 63 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 4.4 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-0.11 (-1.71 %)
(As of 04/20/2021 11:31 AM ET)
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Lincoln Educational Services (NASDAQ:LINC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Lincoln Educational Services a buy right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lincoln Educational Services in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Lincoln Educational Services stock.
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Are investors shorting Lincoln Educational Services?

Lincoln Educational Services saw a decline in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 223,100 shares, a decline of 24.4% from the March 15th total of 295,100 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 183,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.2 days. Approximately 1.0% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Lincoln Educational Services' next earnings date?

Lincoln Educational Services is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 12th 2021.
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How were Lincoln Educational Services' earnings last quarter?

Lincoln Educational Services Co. (NASDAQ:LINC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, March, 2nd. The company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.08. The company earned $81.79 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $78.83 million. Lincoln Educational Services had a net margin of 4.12% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 27.42%.
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How has Lincoln Educational Services' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Lincoln Educational Services' stock was trading at $2.43 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LINC shares have increased by 160.9% and is now trading at $6.34.
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What guidance has Lincoln Educational Services issued on next quarter's earnings?

Lincoln Educational Services issued an update on its FY 2021 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Wednesday, March, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $313.612-328.266 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $319.53 million.

What price target have analysts set for LINC?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Lincoln Educational Services' stock. Their forecasts range from $7.50 to $10.00. On average, they anticipate Lincoln Educational Services' stock price to reach $9.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 42.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Lincoln Educational Services' key executives?

Lincoln Educational Services' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Scott M. Shaw, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58, Pay $1.26M)
  • Mr. Brian K. Meyers, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 54, Pay $768.46k)
  • Mr. Stephen M. Buchenot, Exec. VP of Campus Operations (Age 65, Pay $538.15k)
  • Mr. Valerian J. Thomas, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 58)
  • Ms. Alexandra M. Luster, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Peter Tahinos, Sr. VP of Marketing (Age 62)
  • Mr. Stephen E. Ace, Sr. VP of HR (Age 57)
  • Ms. Ami D. Bhandari, Sr. VP of Education & Corp. Strategy (Age 49)

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

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

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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), The Walt Disney (DIS), Gilead Sciences (GILD), CrowdStrike (CRWD) and DocuSign (DOCU).

What is Lincoln Educational Services' stock symbol?

Lincoln Educational Services trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LINC."

How do I buy shares of Lincoln Educational Services?

Shares of LINC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Lincoln Educational Services' stock price today?

One share of LINC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.34.

How much money does Lincoln Educational Services make?

Lincoln Educational Services has a market capitalization of $171.11 million and generates $273.34 million in revenue each year. The company earns $2.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.08 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Lincoln Educational Services have?

Lincoln Educational Services employs 1,542 workers across the globe.

What is Lincoln Educational Services' official website?

The official website for Lincoln Educational Services is

Where are Lincoln Educational Services' headquarters?

Lincoln Educational Services is headquartered at 200 EXECUTIVE DRIVE SUITE 340, WEST ORANGE NJ, 07052.

How can I contact Lincoln Educational Services?

Lincoln Educational Services' mailing address is 200 EXECUTIVE DRIVE SUITE 340, WEST ORANGE NJ, 07052. The company can be reached via phone at 973-736-9340 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/20/2021 by Staff
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