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DOW   35,719.43
QQQ   397.83
S&P 500   4,686.75
DOW   35,719.43
QQQ   397.83
S&P 500   4,686.75
DOW   35,719.43
QQQ   397.83

Lakeland Financial Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.67 (-0.90%)
(As of 12/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
129,571 shs
Average Volume
153,285 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.86 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Lakeland Financial

Lakeland Financial Corp. is a bank holding company, which engages in the provision of banking products and services. It offers commercial and consumer banking, trust and wealth management, brokerage, and treasury management commercial services. The company was founded on February 8, 1983 and is headquartered in Warsaw, IN.


Recap: Lakeland Financial Q3 Earnings
October 25, 2021 |  benzinga.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

State commercial banks
Regional Banks
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$239.95 million
Cash Flow
$3.69 per share
Book Value
$27.00 per share


Net Income
$84.34 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$1.86 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Dividend Payable
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Confirmed)

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Overall MarketRank

2.14 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

576th out of 1,342 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

120th out of 233 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 3.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Lakeland Financial (NASDAQ:LKFN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Lakeland Financial a buy right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lakeland Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Lakeland Financial stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in LKFN, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has Lakeland Financial's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Lakeland Financial's stock was trading at $35.14 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LKFN stock has increased by 109.1% and is now trading at $73.49.
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When is Lakeland Financial's next earnings date?

Lakeland Financial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 25th 2022.
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How were Lakeland Financial's earnings last quarter?

Lakeland Financial Co. (NASDAQ:LKFN) released its quarterly earnings data on Sunday, October, 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.94 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.93 by $0.01. The financial services provider had revenue of $56.86 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $56.62 million. Lakeland Financial had a net margin of 39.76% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.39%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.89 earnings per share.
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How often does Lakeland Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lakeland Financial?

Lakeland Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 12th. Shareholders of record on Monday, October 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.34 per share on Friday, November 5th. This represents a $1.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.85%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, October 22nd.
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Is Lakeland Financial a good dividend stock?

Lakeland Financial pays an annual dividend of $1.36 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.83%. Lakeland Financial does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Lakeland Financial is 36.17%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Lakeland Financial will have a dividend payout ratio of 39.08% next year. This indicates that Lakeland Financial will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for LKFN?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Lakeland Financial's stock. Their forecasts range from $58.91 to $58.91. On average, they expect Lakeland Financial's stock price to reach $58.91 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 19.8%.
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Who are Lakeland Financial's key executives?

Lakeland Financial's management team includes the following people:
  • David M. Findlay, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Lisa M. O'Neill, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Eric H. Ottinger, Executive VP & Manager-Commercial Banking
  • Kristin L. Pruitt, Chief Administrative Officer & Executive VP (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Michael E. Gavin, Chief Credit Officer & Executive Vice President (LinkedIn Profile)

What other stocks do shareholders of Lakeland Financial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lakeland Financial investors own include Franklin Resources (BEN), Dominion Energy (D), Huntington Bancshares (HBAN), Intel (INTC), KeyCorp (KEY), Kohl's (KSS), Pfizer (PFE), Philip Morris International (PM), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and AbbVie (ABBV).

What is Lakeland Financial's stock symbol?

Lakeland Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LKFN."

Who are Lakeland Financial's major shareholders?

Lakeland Financial's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.54%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (6.01%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (5.19%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (3.88%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.20%) and Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC (2.21%). Company insiders that own Lakeland Financial stock include Batty Jill A De, Brian J Smith, Brok A Lahrman, Daniel F Evans, Eric H Ottinger, James Rickard Donovan, Jonathan P Steiner, Kristin Pruitt, Lisa M O'neill, M Scott Welch, Michael E Gavin, Michael E Gavin, Michael L Kubacki, Robert E Bartels Jr, Stephanie R Leniski, Steven D Ross and Thomas Hiatt.
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Which major investors are selling Lakeland Financial stock?

LKFN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, and Neumeier Poma Investment Counsel LLC. Company insiders that have sold Lakeland Financial company stock in the last year include Brian J Smith, Brok A Lahrman, Eric H Ottinger, James Rickard Donovan, Jonathan P Steiner, Kristin Pruitt, Lisa M O'neill, M Scott Welch, Michael E Gavin, Michael L Kubacki, Stephanie R Leniski, and Thomas Hiatt.
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Which major investors are buying Lakeland Financial stock?

LKFN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Ziegler Capital Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., and UBS Group AG. Company insiders that have bought Lakeland Financial stock in the last two years include Brian J Smith, Daniel F Evans, James Rickard Donovan, M Scott Welch, and Robert E Bartels Jr.
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How do I buy shares of Lakeland Financial?

Shares of LKFN 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 Lakeland Financial's stock price today?

One share of LKFN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $73.49.

How much money does Lakeland Financial make?

Lakeland Financial has a market capitalization of $1.86 billion and generates $239.95 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $84.34 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.76 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Lakeland Financial have?

Lakeland Financial employs 594 workers across the globe.

When was Lakeland Financial founded?

Lakeland Financial was founded in 1872.

What is Lakeland Financial's official website?

The official website for Lakeland Financial is www.lakecitybank.com.

Where are Lakeland Financial's headquarters?

Lakeland Financial is headquartered at 202 E CENTER ST, WARSAW IN, 46580.

How can I contact Lakeland Financial?

Lakeland Financial's mailing address is 202 E CENTER ST, WARSAW IN, 46580. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at (574) 267-6144, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 574-267-6063.

This page was last updated on 12/8/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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