Lincoln National Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.52 (-0.85 %)
(As of 07/27/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume928,679 shs
Average Volume1.49 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.61 billion
P/E Ratio17.83
Dividend Yield2.73%
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About Lincoln National

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 based in Radnor, Pennsylvania.


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2.61 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

56th out of 2,047 stocks

Life Insurance Industry

4th out of 41 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 5.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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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 year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 3 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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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Lincoln National?

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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, August 4th 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 Thursday, August 5th 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 "1735199".

How were Lincoln National's earnings last quarter?

Lincoln National Co. (NYSE:LNC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 4th. The financial services provider reported $1.82 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.49 by $0.33. The financial services provider earned $4.76 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.70 billion. Lincoln National had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 3.55% and a net margin of 3.80%. Lincoln National's quarterly revenue was up 5.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $2.24 EPS.
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How has Lincoln National's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Lincoln National's stock was trading at $31.87 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LNC shares have increased by 91.3% and is now trading at $60.97.
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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 Thursday, June 3rd. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 12th will be given a dividend of $0.42 per share on Monday, August 2nd. This represents a $1.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, July 9th.
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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 2.73%. Lincoln National does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Lincoln National is 37.75%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Lincoln National will have a dividend payout ratio of 15.58% 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 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Lincoln National's stock. Their forecasts range from $39.00 to $73.00. On average, they expect Lincoln National's share price to reach $63.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Lincoln National's key executives?

Lincoln National's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Dennis Robert Glass, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 71, Pay $4.3M)
  • Mr. Randal Jay Freitag FSA, MAAA, Exec. VP, CFO & Head of Individual Life (Age 58, Pay $1.99M)
  • Ms. Ellen Gail Cooper C.F.A., F.S.A., Exec. VP, Chief Investment Officer and Head of Enterprise Risk & Annuity Solutions Group (Age 57, Pay $1.73M)
  • Ms. Jamie Burgener Ohl, Exec. VP, Pres of Workplace Solutions and Head of Operations & Brand (Age 55)
  • Ms. Christine A. Janofsky, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 43)
  • Mr. Kenneth Steven Solon, Exec. VP, Chief Information Officer and Head of Digital, IT & Enterprise Services (Age 60)
  • 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
  • Mr. Craig Todd Beazer, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 53)

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.

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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).

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 Scout Investments Inc. (0.54%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (0.04%), IFM Investors Pty Ltd (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%), New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (0.01%) and Gradient Investments LLC (0.00%). 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 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 Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Gradient Investments LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and New Mexico Educational Retirement Board. Company insiders that have sold Lincoln National company stock in the last year include Christine A Janofsky, Ellen Cooper, John Christopher Kennedy, 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Wealth Advisory Solutions LLC, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Brookstone Capital Management, and Compagnie Lombard Odier SCmA. 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 $60.97.

How much money does Lincoln National make?

Lincoln National has a market capitalization of $11.61 billion and generates $17.44 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $499 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.45 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 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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