Lincoln National Corp. (LNC): Price and Financial Metrics

Lincoln National Corp. (LNC): $24.13

0.35 (+1.47%)

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LNC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $24.13 52-week high $38.93
Prev. close $23.78 52-week low $18.50
Day low $23.40 Volume 4,951,400
Day high $24.30 Avg. volume 3,088,802
50-day MA $23.27 Dividend yield 7.51%
200-day MA $24.23 Market Cap 4.09B

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  • Momentum is the dimension where LNC ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 96.38% of US stocks.
  • LNC's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving up over the last 177 days.
  • LNC's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 1.46% of US stocks).

LNC Stock Summary

  • Of note is the ratio of LINCOLN NATIONAL CORP's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; just 0.15% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for LINCOLN NATIONAL CORP is higher than it is for about 98.06% of US stocks.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 68.79 for LINCOLN NATIONAL CORP; that's greater than it is for 99.44% of US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to LINCOLN NATIONAL CORP, a group of peers worth examining would be FTAI, PIII, LNG, WTI, and AES.
  • LNC's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit LINCOLN NATIONAL CORP's official web site, go to

LNC Valuation Summary

  • LNC's EV/EBIT ratio is 2.4; this is 77.78% lower than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, LNC's price/sales ratio has gone down 1.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LNC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LNC 2023-11-10 0.2 1.2 9.2 2.4
LNC 2023-11-09 0.2 1.2 9.2 2.3
LNC 2023-11-08 0.3 1.2 9.5 2.4
LNC 2023-11-07 0.3 1.2 9.7 2.4
LNC 2023-11-06 0.3 1.3 10.0 2.5
LNC 2023-11-03 0.3 1.3 10.3 2.5

LNC Growth Metrics

    The 2 year revenue growth rate now stands at 9.39%.
  • Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -182.87%.
  • The 2 year price growth rate now stands at 69.74%.
LNC's revenue has moved up $22,000,000 over the prior 15 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 18,784 4,033 -2,227
2022-09-30 19,192 3,437 -2,012
2022-06-30 19,635 3,090 880
2022-03-31 19,382 1,546 1,284
2021-12-31 19,230 151 1,405
2021-09-30 18,762 301 1,328

LNC'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.
  • LNC has a Quality Grade of D, ranking ahead of 22.86% of graded US stocks.
  • LNC's asset turnover comes in at 0.052 -- ranking 121st of 133 Insurance stocks.
  • VOYA, FAF, and PRU are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with LNC.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.052 0.102 0.005
2021-03-31 0.049 0.057 0.003
2020-12-31 0.051 0.044 0.002
2020-09-30 0.053 0.066 0.003
2020-06-30 0.051 0.030 0.001
2020-03-31 0.054 0.060 0.003

LNC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of LNC, see our LNC 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 $72.27 Average Broker Recommendation 1.75 (Moderate Buy)

Lincoln National Corp. (LNC) Company Bio

Lincoln National Corporation is a Fortune 200 American holding company, which operates multiple insurance and investment management businesses through subsidiary companies. Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for LNC and its subsidiary companies. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Latest LNC News From Around the Web

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

Lincoln National (LNC) Arm Closes Fortitude Re Reinsurance Deal

The $28 billion reinsurance agreement is anticipated to alleviate pressure on Lincoln National's (LNC) Life Insurance business.

Yahoo | November 22, 2023

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Yahoo | November 15, 2023

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of $0.45

Lincoln National Corporation ( NYSE:LNC ) will pay a dividend of $0.45 on the 1st of February. Based on this payment...

Yahoo | November 13, 2023

Further weakness as Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) drops 10% this week, taking five-year losses to 57%

Generally speaking long term investing is the way to go. But along the way some stocks are going to perform badly. To...

Yahoo | November 11, 2023

Lincoln National Corporation's Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

RADNOR, Pa., November 09, 2023--Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE:LNC) announced today that the board of directors of Lincoln National Corporation declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.45 per share on the corporation’s common stock. The dividend on the common stock will be payable February 1, 2024 to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 10, 2024.

Yahoo | November 9, 2023

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LNC Price Returns

1-mo 12.55%
3-mo -6.12%
6-mo 11.37%
1-year -32.97%
3-year -44.78%
5-year -53.19%
YTD -15.50%
2022 -53.53%
2021 39.49%
2020 -11.08%
2019 17.95%
2018 -31.98%

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