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NYSE:LNCLincoln National Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.63 (+1.61 %)
(As of 08/12/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $39.81
50-Day Range
MA: $36.51
52-Week Range
Now: $39.81
Volume2.02 million shs
Average Volume2.46 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.69 billion
P/E Ratio40.62
Dividend Yield4.02%
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; and indexed universal life insurance products; and a critical illness rider. 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.46 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Life insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$17.26 billion
Cash Flow$6.92 per share
Book Value$99.27 per share


Net Income$886 million


Market Cap$7.69 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
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Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Lincoln National's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Lincoln National's stock was trading at $31.87 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LNC shares have increased by 24.9% and is now trading at $39.81.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Lincoln National?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lincoln National in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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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, November 4th 2020.
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How were Lincoln National's earnings last quarter?

Lincoln National Co. (NYSE:LNC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 5th. The financial services provider reported $0.97 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.52 by $0.55. The financial services provider had revenue of $4.21 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.46 billion. Lincoln National had a return on equity of 8.21% and a net margin of 1.21%.
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How often does Lincoln National pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lincoln National?

Lincoln National announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 12th. Shareholders of record on Friday, July 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Saturday, August 1st. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.02%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 9th.
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What price target have analysts set for LNC?

9 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Lincoln National's shares. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $56.00. On average, they anticipate Lincoln National's share price to reach $40.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.5% from the stock's current price.
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Has Lincoln National been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about LNC stock has trended extremely negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Lincoln National earned a news impact score of -4.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.
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Are investors shorting Lincoln National?

Lincoln National saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 4,710,000 shares, an increase of 41.4% from the December 31st total of 3,330,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,530,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.1 days. Currently, 2.4% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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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 Intel (INTC), AT&T (T), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), AbbVie (ABBV), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Verizon Communications (VZ), Walt Disney (DIS), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) and Home Depot (HD).

Who are Lincoln National's key executives?

Lincoln National's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Dennis Robert Glass, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 69)
  • Mr. Randal Jay Freitag FSA, MAAA, Exec. VP, CFO & Head of Individual Life (Age 56)
  • Ms. Ellen Gail Cooper C.F.A., F.S.A., Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 55)
  • Ms. Lisa M. Buckingham, Exec. VP and Chief People, Place & Brand Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Wilford Herndon Fuller, Exec. VP and Pres of Annuities, LFD & LFN (Age 48)

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include LSV Asset Management (2.86%), Lyrical Asset Management LP (2.48%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.26%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.04%), Prudential Financial Inc. (0.93%) and Cornerstone Investment Partners LLC (0.52%). Company insiders that own Lincoln National stock include Christine A Janofsky, Dennis R Glass, Gary C Kelly, Jamie Ohl, Kenneth S Solon, Lisa Buckingham and M Leanne Lachman.
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Which major investors are selling Lincoln National stock?

LNC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Todd Asset Management LLC, Scout Investments Inc., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, First Trust Advisors LP, Trillium Asset Management LLC, Cornerstone Investment Partners LLC, and Russell Investments Group Ltd..
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Which major investors are buying Lincoln National stock?

LNC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., LSV Asset Management, Snow Capital Management LP, Lyrical Asset Management LP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., UBS Group AG, Hudson Bay Capital Management LP, and AJO LP. 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 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 $39.81.

How big of a company is Lincoln National?

Lincoln National has a market capitalization of $7.69 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 8/13/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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