NYSE:LNC - Lincoln National Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $62.38 -1.62 (-2.53 %) (As of 10/23/2018 08:00 AM ET)Previous Close$64.00Today's Range$62.35 - $64.8052-Week Range$61.18 - $86.68Volume1.63 million shsAverage Volume1.53 million shsMarket Capitalization$13.87 billionP/E Ratio8.00Dividend Yield2.06%Beta1.96 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 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. Receive LNC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LNC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Life insurance Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance SectorFinance SymbolNYSE:LNC CUSIP53418710 Webwww.lfg.com Phone484-583-1400 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.38 Current Ratio0.19 Quick Ratio0.19 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio8.00 Forward P/E Ratio7.43 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$14.59 billion Price / Sales0.93 Cash Flow$7.7108 per share Price / Cash8.09 Book Value$79.16 per share Price / Book0.79 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 Shares216,680,000Market Cap$13.87 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 9th. Stockholders 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 dividend yield of 2.12%. The ex-dividend date 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 of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program on Monday, January 22nd 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are usually a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued. How were Lincoln National's earnings last quarter? Lincoln National Co. (NYSE:LNC) released its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 1st. The financial services provider reported $2.02 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.10 by $0.08. The financial services provider had revenue of $4.02 billion for 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%. Lincoln National's revenue for the quarter was up 12.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $1.85 EPS. 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 Thursday, November 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Lincoln National. How can I listen to Lincoln National's earnings call? Lincoln National will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, November 2nd at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8663944575. What price target have analysts set for LNC? 12 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Lincoln National's stock. Their forecasts range from $68.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect Lincoln National's stock price to reach $80.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 28.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Lincoln National. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lincoln National? 12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lincoln National in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 5 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? Some companies that are related to Lincoln National include Prudential Public (PUK), Metlife (MET), Prudential Financial (PRU), Manulife Financial (MFC), Sun Life Financial (SLF), AVIVA PLC/ADR (AVVIY), HANNOVER RUECK/S (HVRRY), Legal & General Group (LGEN), AMP (AMP), OLD Mut PLC/ADR (ODMTY), AEGON (AEG), SONY Finl HOLDI/ADR (SNYFY), Athene (ATH), Torchmark (TMK) and Scor (SCRYY). 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. Rajat B. Chakraborty, Consultant (Age 48) Who are Lincoln National's major shareholders? Lincoln National's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hexavest Inc. (0.27%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.26%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.16%), Aperio Group LLC (0.15%), Boussard & Gavaudan Investment Management LLP (0.14%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.09%). 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, 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 Hexavest Inc., UMB Bank N A MO, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Andra AP fonden, First Manhattan Co., Strs Ohio, Texas Permanent School Fund and Lingohr & Partner Asset Management GmbH. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, First Hawaiian Bank, Boussard & Gavaudan Investment Management LLP, Oakbrook Investments LLC, Fox Run Management L.L.C. and Jolley Asset Management LLC. 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 $62.38. How big of a company is Lincoln National? Lincoln National has a market capitalization of $13.87 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. What is Lincoln National's official website? The official website for Lincoln National is http://www.lfg.com. 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 ()Outperform Votes: 330 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 539 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 869MarketBeat'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 10/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA)?