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

Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (LINC): $6.62

-0.20 (-2.93%)

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LINC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $6.62 52-week high $7.93
Prev. close $6.82 52-week low $4.59
Day low $6.58 Volume 58,515
Day high $7.07 Avg. volume 76,844
50-day MA $6.01 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $6.05 Market Cap 207.46M

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  • LINC scores best on the Sentiment dimension, with a Sentiment rank ahead of 99.62% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for LINC is in Quality, which has been heading down over the past 179 days.
  • LINC's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 16.83% of US stocks).

LINC Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for LINC is 2.61 -- better than 79.98% of US stocks.
  • Of note is the ratio of LINCOLN EDUCATIONAL SERVICES CORP's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 86.03% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.57, LINCOLN EDUCATIONAL SERVICES CORP has a higher such ratio than just 19.86% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to LINCOLN EDUCATIONAL SERVICES CORP, a group of peers worth examining would be SAMG, HVT, LZB, RGR, and SCVL.
  • 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 price/earnings ratio is 16.55% lower, now standing at 17.9.
  • Over the past 218 months, LINC's price/sales ratio has gone down 1.3.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LINC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LINC 2023-05-23 0.6 1.5 17.9 16.1
LINC 2023-05-22 0.6 1.6 18.4 16.4
LINC 2023-05-19 0.6 1.5 17.7 15.9
LINC 2023-05-18 0.6 1.5 18.1 16.2
LINC 2023-05-17 0.6 1.5 17.8 16.0
LINC 2023-05-16 0.6 1.5 17.2 15.6

LINC Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 57881.08%.
  • The 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 930.57%.
  • Its 3 year price growth rate is now at 95.9%.
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)

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

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Lincoln Educational Services (NASDAQ:LINC) shareholders have earned a 29% CAGR over the last five years

The worst result, after buying shares in a company (assuming no leverage), would be if you lose all the money you put...

Yahoo | May 19, 2023

Lincoln Educational Services to Highlight Operational Success and Performance at the B. Riley Institutional Investor Conference on May 24th

Parsippany, NJ, May 18, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (Nasdaq: LINC), a leading provider of specialized technical training, including automotive technology, the skilled trades, healthcare, IT, culinary, and cosmetology, today announced that Scott Shaw, President and Chief Executive Officer, will participate in a fireside chat at the 23rd Annual B. Riley Institutional Investor Conference on Wednesday, May 24th at 7:30am PDT. The conference is being held at The

Yahoo | May 18, 2023

Lincoln Tech Announces Planned Opening of Hunter Training Center at Their Denver, CO Campus

Collaboration with Hunter Engineering expands career opportunities for students, offers training to local shop techs; Lincoln Tech will become first school nationwide to receive exclusive Hunter heavy-duty truck lift.Parsippany, NJ, May 16, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (NASDAQ: LINC), a national leader in specialized technical training for more than 75 years, has announced a new collaboration with Hunter Engineering, the leading name in the undercar service i

Yahoo | May 16, 2023

Q1 2023 Lincoln Educational Services Corp Earnings Call

Q1 2023 Lincoln Educational Services Corp Earnings Call

Yahoo | May 9, 2023

Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (LINC) Beats Q1 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (LINC) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 200% and 5.13%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2023. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | May 8, 2023

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LINC Price Returns

1-mo 13.55%
3-mo 7.12%
6-mo 1.07%
1-year N/A
3-year 69.74%
5-year 261.75%
YTD 14.34%
2022 -22.49%
2021 14.92%
2020 140.74%
2019 -15.63%
2018 58.42%

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