Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (LECO): Price and Financial Metrics

Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (LECO)

Today's Latest Price: $105.54 USD

1.67 (1.61%)

Updated Oct 23 4:00pm

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Overall POWR Rating

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 Trade Grade  Buy & Hold Grade  Peer Grade  Industry Rank

Industry Rank:

Ranked of 60 in Industrial - Machinery

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LECO Stock Summary

  • LECO has a higher market value than 79.54% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $6,035,203,575.
  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for LECO is 4.19 -- better than 88.58% of US stocks.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, LECO is more volatile than only 12.34% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc are RUSHA, CRI, ALLE, PSMT, and GES.
  • LECO's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc's official web site, go to

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LECO Price/Volume Stats

Current price $105.54 52-week high $106.20
Prev. close $103.87 52-week low $59.29
Day low $104.20 Volume 362,100
Day high $106.20 Avg. volume 357,457
50-day MA $95.45 Dividend yield 1.86%
200-day MA $86.40 Market Cap 6.27B

Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (LECO) Company Bio

Lincoln Electric Holdings designs, develops and manufactures arc welding products, robotic arc welding systems, plasma and oxy-fuel cutting equipment and is also in the brazing and soldering alloys market. The company was founded in 1895 and is based in Cleveland, Ohio.

LECO Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$105.54$42.2 -58%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc. To summarize, we found that Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc ranked in the 27th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc, consider:

  • Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 5.44 years, is -0.01% -- higher than merely 23.48% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
  • LECO's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 33.89% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • Relative to other stocks in its sector (Industrials), Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc has a reliance on debt greater than only 22.95% of them.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

ADP, MOG.A, ROK, HEI, and IEX can be thought of as valuation peers to LECO, in the sense that they are in the Industrials sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.

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Latest LECO News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate LECO as an investment opportunity.

Lincoln Electric Holdings (LECO) Presents At Morgan Stanley Virtual Laguna Conference - Slideshow

The following slide deck was published by Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. in conjunction with this event....

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | September 16, 2020

Lincoln Electric (LECO) Presents At Seaport Global Annual Virtual Summer Investor Conference - Slideshow

The following slide deck was published by Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. in conjunction with this event....

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | August 27, 2020

Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. Just Recorded A 33% EPS Beat: Here's What Analysts Are Forecasting Next

As you might know, Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO) just kicked off its latest second-quarter results...

Yahoo | July 30, 2020

Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc (LECO) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript

It is my pleasure to introduce your host, Amanda Butler, Vice President of Investor Relations and Communications. Joining me on the call today is Chris Mapes, Lincoln's, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, as well as Gabe Bruno, our Chief Financial Officer.

Yahoo | July 27, 2020

Return On Capital Employed Overview: Lincoln Electric Holdings

Lincoln Electric Holdings (NASDAQ: LECO) saw a drop in both earnings and sales after Q2. Earnings dropped to $55.55 million, a 86.22% decrease from the previous quarter. Sales fell to $590.73 million, down 15.85% from the previous quarter. In Q1, Lincoln Electric Holdings earned $403.19 million and total sales reached $702.00 million.What Is ROCE? Changes in earnings and sales indicate shifts in Lincoln Electric Holdings's Return on Capital Employed, a measure of yearly pre-tax profit relative to capital employed in a business. Generally, a higher ROCE suggests successful growth in a company and is a sign of higher earnings per share for shareholders in the future. In Q2, Lincoln Electric Holdings posted an ROCE of 0.72%.View more earnings on LECOIt is important to keep in mind ROCE...

Yahoo | July 27, 2020

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LECO Price Returns

1-mo 19.56%
3-mo 15.93%
6-mo 32.24%
1-year 17.61%
3-year 15.68%
5-year 101.70%
YTD 11.15%
2019 25.41%
2018 -12.24%
2017 21.37%
2016 50.88%
2015 -23.32%

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