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Lincoln National Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.82 (+1.75%)
(As of 07/1/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.34 million shs
Average Volume
1.61 million shs
Market Capitalization
$8.18 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Lincoln National MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
2.30 Rating Score
42.9% Upside
$68.00 Price Target
Short Interest
2.89% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.34mentions of Lincoln National in the last 14 days
Based on 3 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $9.67 to $12.44 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

3.51 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

1st out of 1,392 stocks

Life Insurance Industry

1st out of 29 stocks

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About Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Stock

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 fixed, variable, 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.

LNC Stock News Headlines

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Downgraded by Wolfe Research
Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Sets New 1-Year Low at $49.04
Lincoln National Corp - Stock Financials LNC
RSI Alert: Lincoln National Now Oversold
6 Analysts Have This to Say About Lincoln National
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Life insurance
Life & Health Insurance
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 5/2 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 8/1 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
High Stock Price Forecast
Low Stock Price Forecast
Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
10 Analysts


Net Income
$1.41 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$19.23 billion
Cash Flow
$8.33 per share
Book Value
$112.18 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$8.18 billion

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Lincoln National Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Lincoln National stock right now?

10 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lincoln National in the last twelve months. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities 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 is Lincoln National's stock price forecast for 2022?

10 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Lincoln National's stock. Their LNC stock forecasts range from $53.00 to $80.00. On average, they predict Lincoln National's share price to reach $68.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 42.9% from the stock's current price.
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How has Lincoln National's stock price performed in 2022?

Lincoln National's stock was trading at $68.26 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, LNC stock has decreased by 30.3% and is now trading at $47.59.
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Are investors shorting Lincoln National?

Lincoln National saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totaling 4,430,000 shares, an increase of 32.2% from the May 15th total of 3,350,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,410,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.1 days. Currently, 2.9% of the shares of the 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, August 3rd 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, August 4th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Lincoln National's earnings last quarter?

Lincoln National Co. (NYSE:LNC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 4th. The financial services provider reported $1.66 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.97 by $0.31. The financial services provider earned $4.72 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.80 billion. Lincoln National had a net margin of 6.62% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.68%. The company's quarterly revenue was down .9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.82 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 Friday, May 27th. Stockholders of record on Monday, July 11th will be given a dividend of $0.45 per share on Monday, August 1st. This represents a $1.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, July 8th.
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Is Lincoln National a good dividend stock?

Lincoln National(NYSE:LNC) pays an annual dividend of $1.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.78%. 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 26.47%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Lincoln National will have a dividend payout ratio of 14.47% next year. This indicates that Lincoln National will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are Lincoln National's key executives?

Lincoln National's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Ellen Gail Cooper C.F.A., F.S.A., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58, Pay $2.9M)
  • Mr. Randal Jay Freitag FSA, Exec. VP, CFO & Head of Individual Life (Age 59, Pay $3M)
  • Mr. Kenneth Steven Solon, Exec. VP, Chief Information Officer and Head of Digital, IT & Enterprise Services (Age 61, Pay $2.45M)
  • Mr. Jayson Reagan Bronchetti C.A.I.A., C.F.A., Chief Investment Officer (Age 43)
  • Mr. Adam Cohen, Chief Accounting Officer
  • 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 54)
  • Ms. Kristen Phillips, Head of Corp. Marketing and Enterprise Communications

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 (WFC).

What is Lincoln National's stock symbol?

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

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 $47.59.

How much money does Lincoln National make?

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) has a market capitalization of $8.18 billion and generates $19.23 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $1.41 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.80 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Lincoln National have?

Lincoln National employs 10,848 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 Assignment Corporation, 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 National Corporation, 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.
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When was Lincoln National founded?

Lincoln National was founded in 1905.

How can I contact Lincoln National?

Lincoln National's mailing address is 150 N RADNOR CHESTER RD, RADNOR PA, 19087. The official website for Lincoln National is www.lfg.com. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at (484) 583-1400, via email at investorrelations@lfg.com, or via fax at 215-448-3962.

This page (NYSE:LNC) was last updated on 7/3/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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