Lincoln National Corp (LNC)

neg -0.34
Today's Range: 61.45 - 63.67 | LNC Avg Daily Volume: 1,653,200
Last Update: 03/27/17 - 4:02 PM EDT
Volume: 2,451,520
YTD Performance: -3.71%
Open: $62.02
Previous Close: $63.81
52 Week Range: $35.27 - $73.31
Oustanding Shares: 225,213,415
Market Cap: 14,373,120,145
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for LNC
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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 0 1 1 1
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 9 9 9 8
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.90 2.73 2.73 2.65
Latest Dividend: 0.29
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.82%
Dividend Ex-Date: 04/06/17
Price Earnings Ratio: 12.69
Price Earnings Comparisons:
LNC Sector Avg. S&P 500
12.69 12.70 30.30
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-5.59% 62.49% 22.74%
Revenue -1.80 0.10 0.04
Net Income 3.30 0.00 -0.01
EPS 11.50 0.10 0.03
Earnings for LNC:
Revenue 13.33B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/17) Qtr (06/17) FY (12/17) FY (12/18)
Average Estimate $1.64 $1.72 $6.96 $7.51
Number of Analysts 6 5 7 7
High Estimate $1.78 $1.80 $7.24 $7.75
Low Estimate $1.56 $1.68 $6.80 $7.20
Prior Year $1.25 $1.56 $6.50 $6.96
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 31.07% 10.13% 7.12% 7.82%
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Today's Trades Real Money Pro($)

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Risk happens fast. 
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Reducing 2 Insurer Shorts Real Money Pro($)

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