NYSE:LNC - Lincoln National Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$65.24 +0.11 (+0.17 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$65.24
Today's Range$64.86 - $65.48
52-Week Range$61.18 - $86.68
Volume863,858 shs
Average Volume1.60 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.01 billion
P/E Ratio8.37
Dividend Yield2.05%
Beta1.92
Lincoln National logoLincoln 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 company sells a range of wealth protection, accumulation, and retirement income products and solutions. The company's products include fixed and indexed annuities, variable annuities, universal life insurance (UL), variable universal life insurance (VUL), linked-benefit UL, term life insurance, indexed universal life insurance, and employer-sponsored retirement plans and services, as well as group life, disability, and dental products. It also provides various plan investment vehicles, including individual and group variable annuities, group fixed annuities, and mutual fund-based programs; single and survivorship versions of UL and VUL, including corporate-owned UL and VUL, and bank-owned UL and VUL insurance products; and group non-medical insurance products, such as term life, universal life, disability, dental, vision, accident, and critical illness insurance to the employer market place through various forms of contributory and non-contributory 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 1904 and is headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Life insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:LNC
CUSIP53418710
Phone484-583-1400

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.38
Current Ratio0.19
Quick Ratio0.19

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio8.37
Forward P/E Ratio7.83
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.59 billion
Price / Sales0.97
Cash Flow$7.9853 per share
Price / Cash8.17
Book Value$79.16 per share
Price / Book0.82

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$7.79
Net Income$2.08 billion
Net Margins13.31%
Return on Equity11.04%
Return on Assets0.63%

Miscellaneous

Employees9,047
Outstanding Shares216,680,000
Market Cap$14.01 billion

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lincoln National's stock symbol?

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

How often does Lincoln National pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lincoln National?

Lincoln National announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 9th. Investors of record on Wednesday, October 10th will be given a dividend of $0.33 per share on Thursday, November 1st. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.02%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, October 9th. View Lincoln National's Dividend History.

How will Lincoln National's stock buyback program work?

Lincoln National announced that its board has initiated a share buyback plan on Monday, January 22nd 2018, which allows the company to buyback outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are usually an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Lincoln National's earnings last quarter?

Lincoln National Co. (NYSE:LNC) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 1st. The financial services provider reported $2.02 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $2.10 by $0.08. The financial services provider earned $4.02 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4 billion. Lincoln National had a net margin of 13.31% and a return on equity of 11.04%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 12.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.85 earnings per share. View Lincoln National's Earnings History.

When is Lincoln National's next earnings date?

Lincoln National is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Lincoln National.

What price target have analysts set for LNC?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Lincoln National's stock. Their forecasts range from $68.00 to $90.00. On average, they anticipate Lincoln National's stock price to reach $81.3846 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 24.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Lincoln National.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lincoln National?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lincoln National in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Lincoln National.

Who are some of Lincoln National's key competitors?

Who are Lincoln National's key executives?

Lincoln National's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Dennis Robert Glass, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 68)
  • Mr. Randal Jay Freitag FSA, MAAA, Exec. VP, CFO & Head of Individual Life (Age 55)
  • Ms. Ellen Gail Cooper, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Wilford Herndon Fuller, Exec. VP and Pres of Annuity Solutions, LFD & LFN (Age 47)
  • Mr. Raj B. Chakraborty, Exec. VP & Chief Digital Officer (Age 48)

Has Lincoln National been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about LNC stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Lincoln National earned a coverage optimism score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.75 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Lincoln National.

Who are Lincoln National's major shareholders?

Lincoln National's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.04%), FMR LLC (2.63%), LSV Asset Management (2.61%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.01%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.89%) and Millennium Management LLC (0.76%). Company insiders that own Lincoln National stock include Christine A Janofsky, Deirdre P Connelly, Dennis R Glass, Ellen Cooper, Eric G Johnson, George W Henderson III, Isaiah Tidwell, Kenneth S Solon, Lisa Buckingham, M Leanne Lachman, Mark E Konen, Michael F Mee, Patrick S Pittard, Randal J Freitag, Wilford H Fuller, William H Dr Cunningham and William Porter Payne. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Lincoln National.

Which institutional investors are selling Lincoln National stock?

LNC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Argent Capital Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Glenmede Trust Co. NA, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Mackay Shields LLC and Meadow Creek Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Lincoln National company stock in the last year include Dennis R Glass, Ellen Cooper, Kenneth S Solon, Lisa Buckingham and Randal J Freitag. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lincoln National.

Which institutional investors are buying Lincoln National stock?

LNC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Hexavest Inc., BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Algebris UK Ltd, Boussard & Gavaudan Investment Management LLP, Bank of Nova Scotia and Toronto Dominion Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lincoln National.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Lincoln National's stock price today?

One share of LNC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $65.24.

How big of a company is Lincoln National?

Lincoln National has a market capitalization of $14.01 billion and generates $14.59 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $2.08 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.79 on an earnings per share basis. Lincoln National employs 9,047 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Lincoln National?

Lincoln National's mailing address is 150 N. Radnor Chester Road Suite A305, Radnor PA, 19087. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 484-583-1400 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Lincoln National (NYSE LNC)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  315 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  524 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  839
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lincoln National and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LNC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LNC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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