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Lincoln National Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.63 (+2.24%)
(As of 01/14/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.06 million shs
Average Volume
1.18 million shs
Market Capitalization
$13.43 billion
P/E Ratio
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About Lincoln National

Lincoln National Corp. is a holding company, which operates multiple insurance and retirement businesses through its subsidiary companies. It provides advice and solutions that help empower people to take charge of their financial lives with confidence and optimism. The company operates through the following segments: Annuities, Retirement Plan Services, Life Insurance, Group Protection, and Other Operations. The Annuities segment provides tax-deferred investment growth and lifetime income opportunities for its clients by offering fixed and variable annuities. The Retirement Plan Services segment includes employers with retirement plan products and services, primarily in the defined contribution retirement plan marketplaces. The Life Insurance segment focuses on the creation and protection of wealth for its clients by providing life insurance products, including term insurance, both single and survivorship versions of universal life insurance, variable universal life insurance, and indexed universal life insurance products. The Group Protection segment offers group non-medical insurance products, which includes term life, disability, dental, vision and accident and critical illness


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Life insurance
Life & Health Insurance
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$17.44 billion
Cash Flow
$4.26 per share
Book Value
$117.45 per share


Net Income
$499 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$13.43 billion

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 11/1 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 2/1 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
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Overall MarketRank

3.51 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

3rd out of 1,349 stocks

Life Insurance Industry

1st out of 29 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 3.7Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 5.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Lincoln National a buy right now?

11 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lincoln National in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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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How has Lincoln National's stock price 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 (WHO). Since then, LNC stock has increased by 133.2% and is now trading at $74.32.
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Are investors shorting Lincoln National?

Lincoln National saw a decline in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 3,480,000 shares, a decline of 27.0% from the December 15th total of 4,770,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,380,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.5 days. Currently, 2.1% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Lincoln National's next earnings date?

Lincoln National is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 2nd 2022.
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How can I listen to Lincoln National's earnings call?

Lincoln National will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 3rd at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 404-537-3406 with passcode "4647058".

How were Lincoln National's earnings last quarter?

Lincoln National Co. (NYSE:LNC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 3rd. The financial services provider reported $1.62 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.57 by $0.95. The financial services provider earned $5.21 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.88 billion. Lincoln National had a net margin of 7.08% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.56%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned ($0.72) 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 3rd. Shareholders of record on Monday, January 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.45 per share on Tuesday, February 1st. This represents a $1.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.42%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, January 7th. This is a boost from Lincoln National's previous quarterly dividend of $0.42.
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Is Lincoln National a good dividend stock?

Lincoln National pays an annual dividend of $1.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.42%. Lincoln National has been increasing its dividend for 13 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Lincoln National is 26.01%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Lincoln National will have a dividend payout ratio of 16.35% 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 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Lincoln National's stock. Their forecasts range from $56.00 to $88.00. On average, they expect Lincoln National's stock price to reach $73.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.1%.
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Who are Lincoln National's key executives?

Lincoln National's management team includes the following people:
  • Dennis R. Glass, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Jamie Leslie Ohl, President-Workplace Solutions & Executive VP
  • Randal J. Freitag, Executive VP, Chief Financial & Accounting Officer
  • Kenneth S. Solon, Chief Information Officer, EVP & Digital Head
  • Jen Warne, Chief People Officer & Executive Vice President

What is Dennis R. Glass' approval rating as Lincoln National's CEO?

470 employees have rated Lincoln National CEO Dennis R. Glass on Glassdoor.com. Dennis R. Glass has an approval rating of 87% among Lincoln National's employees.

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), Walt Disney (DIS) and Wells Fargo & Company (WFC).

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.15%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.06%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.03%), Woodstock Corp (0.03%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%) and Carroll Financial Associates Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Lincoln National stock include Christine A Janofsky, Dennis R Glass, Ellen Cooper, John Christopher Kennedy, Kenneth S Solon, Leon E Roday, Lisa Buckingham, M Leanne Lachman, Randal J Freitag 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 Scout Investments Inc., Symmetry Partners LLC, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Woodstock Corp, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Gradient Investments LLC, Diversified Trust Co, and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Lincoln National company stock in the last year include Christine A Janofsky, Dennis R Glass, Ellen Cooper, John Christopher Kennedy, and Randal J Freitag.
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Which institutional investors are buying Lincoln National stock?

LNC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Carroll Financial Associates Inc., Contravisory Investment Management Inc., DNB Asset Management AS, Advance Capital Management Inc., Harbor Investment Advisory LLC, and Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency 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.
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What is Lincoln National's stock price today?

One share of LNC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.32.

How much money does Lincoln National make?

Lincoln National has a market capitalization of $13.43 billion and generates $17.44 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $499 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.92 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Lincoln National have?

Lincoln National employs 10,966 workers across the globe.

Does Lincoln National have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Lincoln National: California Fringe Benefit and Insurance Marketing Corporation, First Penn-Pacific Life Insurance Company, Jefferson-Pilot Investments Inc., LFA Limited Liability Company, LFD Insurance Agency Limited Liability Company, Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston, Lincoln Financial Advisors Corporation, Lincoln Financial Distributors Inc., Lincoln Financial Group Trust Company Inc., Lincoln Financial Limited Liability Company I, Lincoln Financial Reinsurance Company of Vermont, Lincoln Financial Securities Corporation, Lincoln Insurance Services Limited, Lincoln Investment Advisors Corporation, Lincoln Investment Management Company, Lincoln Investment Solutions Inc., Lincoln Life & Annuity Company of New York, Lincoln Life Assurance Company of Boston, Lincoln National Management Corporation, Lincoln National Reinsurance Company (Barbados) Limited, Lincoln Reinsurance Company of South Carolina, Lincoln Reinsurance Company of Vermont I, Lincoln Reinsurance Company of Vermont III, Lincoln Reinsurance Company of Vermont IV, Lincoln Reinsurance Company of Vermont V, Lincoln Reinsurance Company of Vermont VI, Lincoln Reinsurance Company of Vermont VII, Lincoln Retirement Services Company LLC, The Lincoln National Life Insurance Company, and Westfield Assigned Benefits Company.

When was Lincoln National founded?

Lincoln National was founded in 1905.

What is Lincoln National's official website?

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

Where are Lincoln National's headquarters?

Lincoln National is headquartered at 150 N RADNOR CHESTER RD, RADNOR PA, 19087.

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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 215-448-3962.

This page was last updated on 1/17/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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