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Lincoln National Stock Forecast, Price & News

$50.70
-0.51 (-1.00 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$49.99
Now: $50.70
$51.08
50-Day Range
$47.97
MA: $50.99
$54.73
52-Week Range
$16.11
Now: $50.70
$61.96
Volume1.96 million shs
Average Volume1.63 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.80 billion
P/E Ratio13.27
Dividend Yield3.28%
Beta2.26
Lincoln National Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates multiple insurance and retirement businesses in the United States. It operates through four segments: Annuities, Retirement Plan Services, Life Insurance, and Group Protection. The Annuities segment offers variable, fixed, and indexed variable annuities. The Retirement Plan Services segment provides employers with retirement plan products and services primarily in the defined contribution retirement plan marketplace. This segment offers individual and group variable annuities, group fixed annuities, and mutual fund-based programs; and a range of plan services, including plan recordkeeping, compliance testing, participant education, and trust and custodial services. The Life Insurance segment provides life insurance products, including term insurance, such as single and survivorship versions of universal life insurance; variable universal life insurance; indexed universal life insurance products; and critical illness and long-term care riders. The Group Protection segment offers group non-medical insurance products comprising short and long-term disability, statutory disability and paid family medical leave administration and absence management services, term life, dental, vision and accident, and critical illness benefits and services to the employer marketplace through various forms of employee-paid and employer-paid plans. The company distributes its products through consultants, brokers, planners, agents, financial advisors, third-party administrators, and other intermediaries. Lincoln National Corporation was founded in 1905 and is headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania.
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.67 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

14th out of 1,933 stocks

Life Insurance Industry

1st out of 40 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 5.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Life insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIP53418710
Phone484-583-1400
Employees11,357

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$17.26 billion
Cash Flow$6.55 per share
Book Value$99.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$886 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$9.80 billion
Next Earnings Date2/3/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$50.70
-0.51 (-1.00 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Lincoln National's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Lincoln National's stock was trading at $31.87 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LNC stock has increased by 59.1% and is now trading at $50.70.
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Is Lincoln National a buy right now?

11 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lincoln National in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Lincoln National stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in LNC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Lincoln National?

Wall Street analysts have given Lincoln National a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Lincoln National wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Larry J. Merlo's approval rating as Lincoln National's CEO?

6,978 employees have rated Lincoln National CEO Larry J. Merlo on Glassdoor.com. Larry J. Merlo has an approval rating of 37% among Lincoln National's employees. This puts Larry J. Merlo in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is Lincoln National's next earnings date?

Lincoln National is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 3rd 2021.
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How can I listen to Lincoln National's earnings call?

Lincoln National will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, February 3rd 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 Lincoln National's earnings last quarter?

Lincoln National Co. (NYSE:LNC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 9th. The financial services provider reported ($0.72) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.03 by $2.75. The financial services provider earned $4.79 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.63 billion. Lincoln National had a return on equity of 5.09% and a net margin of 4.28%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 1.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted ($0.25) EPS.
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How often does Lincoln National pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lincoln National?

Lincoln National declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 4th. Investors of record on Monday, January 11th will be given a dividend of $0.42 per share on Monday, February 1st. This represents a $1.68 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.31%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, January 8th. This is a positive change from Lincoln National's previous quarterly dividend of $0.40.
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Is Lincoln National a good dividend stock?

Lincoln National pays an annual dividend of $1.68 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.28%. Lincoln National does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Lincoln National is 19.31%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Lincoln National will have a dividend payout ratio of 17.63% next year. This indicates that Lincoln National will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for LNC?

11 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Lincoln National's shares. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect Lincoln National's stock price to reach $48.91 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.5%.
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Who are some of Lincoln National's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Lincoln National own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lincoln National investors own include AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), AbbVie (ABBV), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Verizon Communications (VZ), The Walt Disney (DIS) and Wells Fargo & Company (WFC).

Who are Lincoln National's key executives?

Lincoln National's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Dennis Robert Glass, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 70, Pay $5.39M)
  • Mr. Randal Jay Freitag FSA, MAAA, Exec. VP, CFO & Head of Individual Life (Age 57, Pay $2.32M)
  • Ms. Ellen Gail Cooper C.F.A., F.S.A., Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 56, Pay $1.85M)
  • Ms. Lisa Margaret Buckingham, Exec. VP and Chief People, Place & Brand Officer (Age 54, Pay $1.94M)
  • Mr. Wilford Herndon Fuller, Exec. VP, Pres of Annuities Solutions & LFN and Pres & CEO of LFD (Age 49, Pay $2.51M)
  • Ms. Christine A. Janofsky, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 42)
  • Mr. Kenneth Steven Solon, Exec. VP, Chief Information Officer & Head of Digital (Age 59)
  • Ms. Lucy Denise Gase, Sr. VP and Head of Admin. Services & Strategic Support
  • Mr. Al Copersino, VP & Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Steve Harris, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer and Sr. VP

What is Lincoln National's stock symbol?

Lincoln National trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LNC."

Who are Lincoln National's major shareholders?

Lincoln National's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Scout Investments Inc. (0.67%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.23%), RNC Capital Management LLC (0.22%), Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP (0.05%), Unison Advisors LLC (0.03%) and Woodstock Corp (0.03%). Company insiders that own Lincoln National stock include Christine A Janofsky, Dennis R Glass, Gary C Kelly, Jamie Ohl, Kenneth S Solon, Leon E Roday, Lisa Buckingham, M Leanne Lachman and Wilford H Fuller.
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Which institutional investors are selling Lincoln National stock?

LNC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Avantax Advisory Services Inc., Highland Capital Management LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and Pacer Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Lincoln National company stock in the last year include Kenneth S Solon, Leon E Roday, and Wilford H Fuller.
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Which institutional investors are buying Lincoln National stock?

LNC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., RNC Capital Management LLC, DNB Asset Management AS, TIAA FSB, Kestra Advisory Services LLC, Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC, IMS Capital Management, and Welch & Forbes LLC. Company insiders that have bought Lincoln National stock in the last two years include Dennis R Glass, Lisa Buckingham, and M Leanne Lachman.
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How do I buy shares of Lincoln National?

Shares of LNC 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.

What is Lincoln National's stock price today?

One share of LNC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.70.

How big of a company is Lincoln National?

Lincoln National has a market capitalization of $9.80 billion and generates $17.26 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $886 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.70 on an earnings per share basis. Lincoln National employs 11,357 workers across the globe.

What is Lincoln National's official website?

The official website for Lincoln National is www.lfg.com.

How can I contact Lincoln National?

Lincoln National's mailing address is 150 N RADNOR CHESTER RD, RADNOR PA, 19087. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 484-583-1400 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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