Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (LINC): Price and Financial Metrics

Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (LINC): $6.25

-0.01 (-0.16%)

POWR Rating

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  • Sentiment is the dimension where LINC ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 95.31% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for LINC is in Momentum, which has been heading up over the past 177 days.
  • LINC ranks lowest in Growth; there it ranks in the 10th percentile.

LINC Stock Summary

  • LINC's current price/earnings ratio is 6.13, which is higher than only 14.07% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • Of note is the ratio of LINCOLN EDUCATIONAL SERVICES CORP's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 98.86% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • LINCOLN EDUCATIONAL SERVICES CORP's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 14.03%, greater than the shareholder yield of 88.95% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to LINCOLN EDUCATIONAL SERVICES CORP are OXM, CRI, GCO, KRO, and COLM.
  • Visit LINC's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

LINC Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Defensive stock, LINC's EV/EBIT ratio is 74.8% lower, now standing at 4.8.
  • LINC's EV/EBIT ratio has moved down 16.2 over the prior 214 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LINC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LINC 2023-01-18 0.5 1.2 5.8 4.8
LINC 2023-01-17 0.5 1.2 5.8 4.9
LINC 2023-01-13 0.5 1.3 6.0 5.0
LINC 2023-01-12 0.5 1.3 6.0 5.0
LINC 2023-01-11 0.5 1.3 6.1 5.1
LINC 2023-01-10 0.5 1.3 6.2 5.1

LINC Growth Metrics

    The 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 57881.08%.
  • The 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 410.76%.
  • The year over year revenue growth rate now stands at 12.9%.
Over the past 33 months, LINC's revenue has gone up $70,983,000.

The table below shows LINC's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 344.325 10.309 26.82
2022-06-30 341.571 16.388 27.115
2022-03-31 339.893 21.379 29.282
2021-12-31 335.336 27.447 33.499
2021-09-30 329.311 31.013 55.558
2021-06-30 319.044 18.084 54.461

LINC's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • LINC has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 86.53% of graded US stocks.
  • LINC's asset turnover comes in at 1.364 -- ranking 5th of 50 Personal Services stocks.
  • EDU, PRDO, and RGS are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with LINC.

The table below shows LINC's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 1.364 0.587 0.122
2021-03-31 1.360 0.587 0.117
2020-12-31 1.438 0.583 0.084
2020-09-30 1.492 0.575 0.079
2020-06-30 1.549 0.569 0.074
2020-03-31 1.646 0.558 0.056

LINC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of LINC, see our LINC price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $10.63 Average Broker Recommendation 1.12 (Strong Buy)

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LINC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $6.25 52-week high $7.95
Prev. close $6.26 52-week low $4.59
Day low $6.16 Volume 11,136
Day high $6.25 Avg. volume 32,756
50-day MA $6.14 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $6.18 Market Cap 164.10M

Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (LINC) Company Bio

Lincoln Educational Services Corporation provides various career-oriented post-secondary education services in the United States. It offers bachelor's degree, associate's degree, and diploma and certificate programs in automotive technology, skilled trades, healthcare services, hospitality services, and business and information technology areas to recent high school graduates and working adults. The company operates under the Lincoln Technical Institute, Lincoln College of Technology, Lincoln College of New England, Lincoln Culinary Institute, Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts and Sciences, and associated brand names. The company was founded in 1946 and is based in West Orange, New Jersey.

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Latest LINC News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about LINCOLN EDUCATIONAL SERVICES CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate LINC as an investment opportunity.

Lincoln Tech Celebrates Donation of Student Lounge and Career Opportunities with Marriott Hotels International

Global brand looks to hire Lincoln graduates for HVAC and Electrical positions; opens student lounge on Atlanta, GA campusParsippany, NJ, Jan. 19, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (NASDAQ: LINC), a national leader in specialized technical training for more than 75 years, welcomed representatives from Marriott Hotels International to its Marietta, GA campus on Thursday, January 12th. The organizations cut the ribbon for the Marriott-branded student lounge and cele

Yahoo | January 19, 2023

Lincoln Tech Instructor Publishes Second Textbook on Computerized Manufacturing

Director of Education at Grand Prairie, TX campus follows a family tradition of hands-on manufacturing career excellence.Parsippany, NJ, Jan. 18, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (NASDAQ: LINC), a national leader in specialized technical training for more than 75 years, has announced the publication of a new computerized manufacturing textbook written by an employee at the Grand Prairie, TX campus. Rick Calverley, the campus’ Director of Education, has written an

Yahoo | January 18, 2023

At US$5.79, Is Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (NASDAQ:LINC) Worth Looking At Closely?

Lincoln Educational Services Corporation ( NASDAQ:LINC ), is not the largest company out there, but it led the NASDAQGS...

Yahoo | January 2, 2023

Investing in Lincoln Educational Services (NASDAQ:LINC) five years ago would have delivered you a 174% gain

Lincoln Educational Services Corporation ( NASDAQ:LINC ) shareholders might be concerned after seeing the share price...

Yahoo | December 10, 2022

Correction Notice to Press Release Announcing Lincoln Educational Services Corporation Reports Mandatory Conversion of Series A Convertible Preferred Stock

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Dec. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (NASDAQ: LINC) today announced that its press release issued under the headline “Lincoln Educational Services Corporation Reports Mandatory Conversion of Series A Convertible Preferred Stock” on November 30, 2022, was changed to correct the decimal point of the conversion ratio. The number of shares of Common Stock into which the shares of Series A Preferred Stock converted has not changed. The corrected

Yahoo | December 1, 2022

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LINC Price Returns

1-mo 8.32%
3-mo 16.60%
6-mo -13.67%
1-year -5.16%
3-year 140.38%
5-year 222.16%
YTD 7.94%
2022 -22.49%
2021 14.92%
2020 140.74%
2019 -15.63%
2018 58.42%

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