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LPL Financial (LPLA) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-1.55 (-0.55%)
(As of 05/28/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
518,452 shs
Average Volume
529,916 shs
Market Capitalization
$21.13 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

LPL Financial MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.33 Rating Score
2.4% Downside
$276.20 Price Target
Short Interest
1.05% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.22mentions of LPL Financial in the last 14 days
Based on 37 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $15.85 to $19.60 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.

4.35 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

197th out of 880 stocks

Security & Commodity Brokers, Dealers, Exchanges & Services Industry

5th out of 10 stocks

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About LPL Financial Stock (NASDAQ:LPLA)

LPL Financial Holdings Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides an integrated platform of brokerage and investment advisory services to independent financial advisors and financial advisors at enterprises in the United States. Its brokerage offerings include variable and fixed annuities, mutual funds, equities, fixed income, alternative investments, retirement and 529 education savings plans, and insurance. The company also provides fee-based platforms that provide access to mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, stocks, bonds, certain option strategies, unit investment trusts, and institutional money managers and no-load multi-manager variable annuities. In addition, it offers money market products; and retirement solutions for commission-and fee-based services that allow advisors to provide brokerage services, consultation, and advice to retirement plan sponsors. Further, the company provides other services comprising tools and services that enable advisors to maintain and grow their practices; trust, investment management oversight, and custodial services for estates and families, as well as insurance brokerage general agency services; and technology products, such as proposal generation, investment analytics, and portfolio modeling. The company was formerly known as LPL Investment Holdings Inc. and changed its name to LPL Financial Holdings Inc. in June 2012. LPL Financial Holdings Inc. was founded in 1989 and is based in San Diego, California.

LPLA Stock Price History

LPLA Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/26 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/4 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Security & commodity brokers, dealers, exchanges & services
Investment Banking & Brokerage
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
9 Analysts


Net Income
$1.07 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$10.05 billion
Cash Flow
$20.87 per share
Book Value
$27.49 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$21.13 billion

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LPLA Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell LPL Financial stock right now?

9 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LPL Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" LPLA shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in LPLA, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is LPL Financial's stock price target for 2024?

9 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for LPL Financial's shares. Their LPLA share price targets range from $233.00 to $315.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $276.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.4%.
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How have LPLA shares performed in 2024?

LPL Financial's stock was trading at $227.62 at the beginning of the year. Since then, LPLA shares have increased by 24.3% and is now trading at $282.85.
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When is LPL Financial's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 25th 2024.
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How were LPL Financial's earnings last quarter?

LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:LPLA) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 30th. The financial services provider reported $4.21 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $3.77 by $0.44. The financial services provider had revenue of $2.83 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.68 billion. LPL Financial had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 55.22% and a net margin of 9.71%.

How often does LPL Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for LPL Financial?

LPL Financial announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 26th. Investors of record on Tuesday, May 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Tuesday, June 4th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.42%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, May 20th.
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Is LPL Financial a good dividend stock?

LPL Financial (NASDAQ:LPLA) pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.42%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 9.06%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, LPLA will have a dividend payout ratio of 6.12% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Dan Arnold's approval rating as LPL Financial's CEO?

171 employees have rated LPL Financial Chief Executive Officer Dan Arnold on Dan Arnold has an approval rating of 87% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of LPL Financial own?
Who are LPL Financial's major shareholders?

LPL Financial's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.43%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (3.45%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (3.18%), Boston Partners (2.36%), WCM Investment Management LLC (2.27%) and Capital Research Global Investors (2.14%). Insiders that own company stock include Aneri Jambusaria, Brent Simonich, Dan H Arnold, Edward Fandrey, George Burton White, Kabir Sethi, Matthew Enyedi, Matthew J Audette, Michelle Oroschakoff, Richard Steinmeier, Sallie R Larsen, Scott Seese and William Francis Glavin Jr.
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How do I buy shares of LPL Financial?

Shares of LPLA 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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Does LPL Financial have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of LPL Financial: AW Subsidiary Inc., AdvisoryWorld, AdvisoryWorld, Allen & Company of Florida LLC, Blaze Portfolio Systems LLC, BlazePortfolio, Fortigent Holdings Company Inc., Fortigent LLC, Fortigent LLC, LPL Employee Services LLC, LPL Financial LLC, LPL Holdings Inc., LPL Insurance Associates Inc., Lucia Securities, National Planning Holdings, PTC Holdings Inc., and The Private Trust Company N.A..
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This page (NASDAQ:LPLA) was last updated on 5/29/2024 by Staff

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