LPL Financial Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.55 (+0.38 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $146.52
50-Day Range
MA: $139.04
52-Week Range
Now: $146.52
Volume323,774 shs
Average Volume635,861 shs
Market Capitalization$11.71 billion
P/E Ratio24.38
Dividend Yield0.69%
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 financial institutions in the United States. Its brokerage offerings include variable and fixed annuities, mutual funds, equities, retirement and education savings plans, fixed income, and insurance, as well as alternative investments, such as non-traded real estate investment trusts and business development companies. The company also provides advisory 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 programs; 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 to trusts 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.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Security & commodity brokers, dealers, exchanges & services
Sub-IndustryInvestment Banking & Brokerage
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LPLA
Year Founded1989



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.62 billion
Cash Flow$11.84 per share
Book Value$12.67 per share


Net Income$559.88 million


Market Cap$11.71 billion
Next Earnings Date4/29/2021 (Confirmed)


LPL Financial Welcomes Woods Financial Group
April 8, 2021 |
LPL Financial Welcomes CR Davis & Company
April 6, 2021 |
Expert Ratings for LPL Finl Hldgs
March 31, 2021 |
Is LPLA Stock A Buy or Sell?
March 29, 2021 |
LPL Financial Welcomes Texas Team of Financial Advisors
March 29, 2021 |
LPL Financial (NASDAQ:LPLA) Now Covered by UBS Group
March 25, 2021 |
LPL Financial Welcomes Progressive Financial Concepts
March 24, 2021 |
LPL Financial Welcomes Financial Advisor Tim Vanderloo
March 22, 2021 |
LPL Financial (NASDAQ:LPLA) Now Covered by Analysts at UBS Group
March 19, 2021 |
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Overall MarketRank

1.51 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

629th out of 1,947 stocks

Security & Commodity Brokers, Dealers, Exchanges & Services Industry

8th out of 19 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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LPL Financial (NASDAQ:LPLA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is LPL Financial a buy right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LPL Financial in the last year. There are currently 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" LPL Financial stock.
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Are investors shorting LPL Financial?

LPL Financial saw a decline in short interest in the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,510,000 shares, a decline of 22.6% from the February 28th total of 1,950,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 629,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.4 days. Approximately 1.9% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is LPL Financial's next earnings date?

LPL Financial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 29th 2021.
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How can I listen to LPL Financial's earnings call?

LPL Financial will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, April 29th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were LPL Financial's earnings last quarter?

LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:LPLA) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 4th. The financial services provider reported $1.53 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.36 by $0.17. The financial services provider earned $1.58 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.53 billion. LPL Financial had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 49.27% and a net margin of 8.50%.
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How has LPL Financial's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

LPL Financial's stock was trading at $57.97 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LPLA stock has increased by 152.8% and is now trading at $146.52.
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How often does LPL Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for LPL Financial?

LPL Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 4th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Tuesday, March 30th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.68%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 15th.
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Is LPL Financial a good dividend stock?

LPL Financial pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.69%. LPL Financial does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of LPL Financial is 13.93%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, LPL Financial will have a dividend payout ratio of 14.97% next year. This indicates that LPL Financial will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for LPLA?

9 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for LPL Financial's shares. Their forecasts range from $74.00 to $203.00. On average, they anticipate LPL Financial's share price to reach $131.85 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.0%.
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Who are LPL Financial's key executives?

LPL Financial's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Dan Hogan Arnold Jr., B.S., M.B.A., CPA, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57, Pay $3.37M)
  • Mr. Matthew Jon Audette B.S., Chief Financial Officer (Age 46, Pay $2.03M)
  • Mr. Scott Alan Seese, MD & Chief Information Officer (Leave of Absence) (Age 50, Pay $1.55M)
  • Mr. Richard Steinmeier, MD & Divisional Pres of Bus. Devel. (Age 47, Pay $1.48M)
  • Mr. Dayton Semerjian, MD & Chief Customer Care Officer (Age 56, Pay $1.61M)
  • Ms. Judith Kohoskie Ricketts, Exec. VP of Operations
  • Mr. George Burton White, MD of Investor & Investment Solutions and Chief Investment Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Brent Blain Simonich, Exec. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Treasurer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Greg Gates, Exec. VP & Interim Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Chris Koegel, Sr. VP of Investor Relations

What is Dan Arnold's approval rating as LPL Financial's CEO?

171 employees have rated LPL Financial CEO Dan Arnold on Dan Arnold has an approval rating of 87% among LPL Financial's employees.

Who are some of LPL Financial's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of LPL Financial own?

What is LPL Financial's stock symbol?

LPL Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LPLA."

Who are LPL Financial's major shareholders?

LPL Financial's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fulton Bank N.A. (0.02%), TrimTabs Asset Management LLC (0.01%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.00%) and Graves Light Private Wealth Management Inc. (0.00%). Company insiders that own LPL Financial stock include Dan H Arnold, George Burton White, John Andrew Kalbaugh, Matthew Enyedi, Matthew J Audette, Michelle Oroschakoff, Richard Steinmeier, Sallie R Larsen, Scott Seese and Tracy Calder.
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Which major investors are selling LPL Financial stock?

LPLA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold LPL Financial company stock in the last year include Dan H Arnold, George Burton White, Matthew Enyedi, Matthew J Audette, Michelle Oroschakoff, Richard Steinmeier, Sallie R Larsen, and Scott Seese.
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Which major investors are buying LPL Financial stock?

LPLA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, Fulton Bank N.A., and Graves Light Private Wealth Management Inc..
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How do I buy shares of LPL Financial?

Shares of LPLA 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 LPL Financial's stock price today?

One share of LPLA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $146.52.

How much money does LPL Financial make?

LPL Financial has a market capitalization of $11.71 billion and generates $5.62 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $559.88 million in net income (profit) each year or $7.18 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does LPL Financial have?

LPL Financial employs 4,756 workers across the globe.

When was LPL Financial founded?

LPL Financial was founded in 1989.

What is LPL Financial's official website?

The official website for LPL Financial is

Where are LPL Financial's headquarters?

LPL Financial is headquartered at 4707 EXECUTIVE DRIVE, SAN DIEGO CA, 92121.

How can I contact LPL Financial?

LPL Financial's mailing address is 4707 EXECUTIVE DRIVE, SAN DIEGO CA, 92121. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 800-877-7210 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/11/2021 by Staff
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