NASDAQ:LINC - Lincoln Educational Services Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $3.04 -0.02 (-0.65 %) (As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$3.0420Today's Range$3.0420 - $3.1552-Week Range$1.55 - $3.34Volume15,364 shsAverage Volume10,945 shsMarket Capitalization$76.38 millionP/E Ratio-11.27Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.95 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 three segments: Transportation and Skilled Trades; Healthcare and Other Professions; and Transitional. It offers bachelor's degree, associate's degree, and diploma and certificate programs in automotive technology, skilled trades, healthcare services, hospitality services, and business and information technology areas. The company operates 23 schools in 14 states under the Lincoln Technical Institute, Lincoln College of Technology, Lincoln College of New England, Lincoln Culinary Institute, Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts and Sciences, and associated brand names. Lincoln Educational Services Corporation was founded in 1946 and is based in West Orange, New Jersey. Receive LINC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LINC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Educational services Sub-IndustryEducation Services SectorConsumer Discretionary Current SymbolNASDAQ:LINC Previous Symbol CUSIP53353510 CIK1286613 Webwww.lincolnedu.com Phone973-736-9340Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.85 Current Ratio0.88 Quick Ratio0.86Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-11.27 Forward P/E Ratio23.40 P/E Growth1.57 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$263.20 million Price / Sales0.29 Cash Flow$0.0906 per share Price / Cash Flow33.59 Book Value$1.62 per share Price / Book1.88Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.27) Net Income$-6,550,000.00 Net Margins-2.49% Return on Equity-17.55% Return on Assets-5.22%Miscellaneous Employees1,884 Outstanding Shares25,110,000Market Cap$76.38 million Next Earnings Date5/8/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Lincoln Educational Services (NASDAQ:LINC) Frequently Asked Questions What is Lincoln Educational Services' stock symbol? Lincoln Educational Services trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LINC." How were Lincoln Educational Services' earnings last quarter? Lincoln Educational Services Corp (NASDAQ:LINC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, March, 6th. The company reported $0.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.33 by $0.13. The firm earned $70.11 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $68.61 million. Lincoln Educational Services had a negative return on equity of 17.55% and a negative net margin of 2.49%. View Lincoln Educational Services' Earnings History. When is Lincoln Educational Services' next earnings date? Lincoln Educational Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 8th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Lincoln Educational Services. What price target have analysts set for LINC? 1 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Lincoln Educational Services' shares. Their predictions range from $3.50 to $3.50. On average, they expect Lincoln Educational Services' stock price to reach $3.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Lincoln Educational Services. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lincoln Educational Services? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lincoln Educational Services in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Lincoln Educational Services. Has Lincoln Educational Services been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about LINC stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Lincoln Educational Services earned a coverage optimism score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Lincoln Educational Services' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Lincoln Educational Services include China Distance Education (DL), RYB Education (RYB), GP Strategies (GPX), Bridgepoint Education (BPI), China Online Education Group (COE), Aspen Group (ASPU), Universal Technical Institute (UTI), CIBT Education Group (MBAIF), BioHiTech Global (BHTG), ATA (ATAI), Four Seasons Edu (Cayman) (FEDU), ChineseInvestors.com (CIIX), Scientific Learning (SCIL), Learning Tree International (LTRE) and Legacy Education Alliance (LEAI). 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 Eca Marcellus Trust I (ECT), TSAKOS ENERGY N/SH (TNP), NY MTG TR INC/SH (NYMT), Corbus Pharmaceuticals (CRBP), Allena Pharmaceuticals (ALNA), Regions Financial (RF), ArQule (ARQL), Pfizer (PFE), Catalyst Pharmaceuticals (CPRX) and Gladstone Investment (GAIN). Who are Lincoln Educational Services' key executives? Lincoln Educational Services' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Scott M. Shaw, CEO & Director (Age 56)Mr. Brian K. Meyers, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 52)Mr. Valerian J. Thomas, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 56)Ms. Alexandra M. Luster, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 54)Mr. Peter Tahinos, Sr. VP of Marketing (Age 60) Who are Lincoln Educational Services' major shareholders? Lincoln Educational Services' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Nantahala Capital Management LLC (9.89%), 22NW LP (5.90%) and Essex Investment Management Co. LLC (0.63%). Company insiders that own Lincoln Educational Services stock include Brian K Meyers and Deborah M Ramentol. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Lincoln Educational Services. Which institutional investors are selling Lincoln Educational Services stock? LINC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Essex Investment Management Co. LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lincoln Educational Services. Which institutional investors are buying Lincoln Educational Services stock? LINC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 22NW LP and Nantahala Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lincoln Educational Services. 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Lincoln Educational Services' stock price today? One share of LINC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.0420. How big of a company is Lincoln Educational Services? Lincoln Educational Services has a market capitalization of $76.38 million and generates $263.20 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-6,550,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.27) on an earnings per share basis. Lincoln Educational Services employs 1,884 workers across the globe. What is Lincoln Educational Services' official website? The official website for Lincoln Educational Services is http://www.lincolnedu.com. 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] MarketBeat Community Rating for Lincoln Educational Services (NASDAQ LINC)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 151 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 205 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 356MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lincoln Educational Services and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LINC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LINC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why Invest in Dividend Achievers?