Lincoln National Corp (Radnor PA) (LNC)

LNC (NYSE:Insurance)
pos +0.44
Today's Range: 47.42 - 48.44 | LNC Avg Daily Volume: 2,156,400
Last Update: 04/17/14 - 4:01 PM EDT
Volume: 1,973,819
YTD Performance: -6.88%
Open: $47.56
Previous Close: $47.63
52 Week Range: $30.69 - $53.26
Oustanding Shares: 263,700,332
Market Cap: 12,479,113,774
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for LNC
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 7 5 5 5
Moderate Buy 0 1 1 1
Hold 6 8 8 8
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 1 0
Mean Rec. 2.14 2.40 2.40 2.21
Latest Dividend: 0.16
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.27%
Dividend Ex-Date: 04/08/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 11.17
Price Earnings Comparisons:
LNC Sector Avg. S&P 500
11.17 10.50 29.01
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-6.82% 53.04% 66.50%
Revenue 3.80 0.15 0.05
Net Income -5.30 0.31 0.09
EPS -0.90 0.79 0.21
Earnings for LNC:
Revenue 11.97B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/14) Qtr (06/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.30 $1.33 $5.39 $5.89
Number of Analysts 12 11 13 12
High Estimate $1.33 $1.36 $5.55 $6.10
Low Estimate $1.26 $1.26 $5.30 $5.65
Prior Year $1.02 $1.27 $5.03 $5.39
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 27.21% 4.37% 7.23% 9.24%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
Average Frequency Indicator Chart
Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
Apr 16, 2014 | 8:19 AM EDT
LNC was upgraded to Overweight from Equal-Weight, according to Barclays. Based on increased confidence in co's ability to generate stro...
I believe I will have an opportunity to reshort the names at higher prices.
While the getting is good.

Portfolio Review Real Money Pro($)

Life insurer shorts are working.

These Shorts Should Work Real Money Pro($)

MetLife and Lincoln National should continue to head lower.

More on MET, LNC Real Money Pro($)

I just covered another half of the half MetLife (MET) and Lincoln (LNC) shorts that remain in my book.

Taking in MET and LNC Real Money Pro($)

Solid gains in my MetLife (MET) and Lincoln National (LNC) shorts this afternoon.

Pressing Shorts Real Money Pro($)

Apropos to my interpretation of the jobs report, I pressed my shorts in MetLife (MET) and Lincoln National (LNC) this morning.

Reshorting the Life Insurers Real Money Pro($)

MetLife at $53.80 and Lincoln National at $51.31.

Shorting Life Real Money Pro($)

I am looking for a re-entry point on life insurance shorts MetLife (MET) and Lincoln National (LNC).

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