Lincoln National Corp (LNC)

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Today's Range: 0.00 - 0.00 | LNC Avg Daily Volume: 2,411,600
Last Update: 03/05/15 - 4:01 PM EST
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: 1.14%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $58.33
52 Week Range: $45.25 - $59.17
Oustanding Shares: 256,391,046
Market Cap: 14,878,372,399
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 6 6 6 6
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 8 9 8 8
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.14 2.20 2.14 2.14
Latest Dividend: 0.20
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.38%
Dividend Ex-Date: 04/08/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 10.23
Price Earnings Comparisons:
LNC Sector Avg. S&P 500
10.23 10.20 27.74
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
1.60% 14.06% 136.15%
Revenue 13.20 0.27 0.08
Net Income 21.80 4.01 0.70
EPS 25.40 5.05 0.81
Earnings for LNC:
Revenue 13.55B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/15) Qtr (06/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $1.49 $1.55 $6.26 $6.80
Number of Analysts 12 11 13 13
High Estimate $1.51 $1.59 $6.45 $7.15
Low Estimate $1.47 $1.52 $6.15 $6.70
Prior Year $1.34 $1.47 $6.03 $6.26
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 11.19% 5.57% 3.83% 8.63%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
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Trade Updates Real Money Pro($)

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Making Some Trades Today Real Money Pro($)

I added small to Altisource Residential (RESI) at $20.57.

Adding to Best Ideas Shorts Real Money Pro($)

I am expanding the short side of my Best Ideas List with the addition of Lincoln National (LNC) and MetLife (MET) this morning (at last sale).
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LNC's Beat Is a Miss Real Money Pro($)

In the life insurance space, Lincoln National Corporation (LNC) reported a near $0.20 beat, but all of the beat was a recapture from the reinsurance subsidiary. Also, the company's tax rate was lower than expected. Comparing "apples to apples," LNC's core EPS missed consensus expectations.

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Covering MET and LNC Real Money Pro($)

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Best Ideas Reshuffle Real Money Pro($)

I am making several changes in my Best Ideas list.

Pressing a Pair of Shorts Real Money Pro($)

Pressing MetLife (MET) and Lincoln Financial (LNC) shorts in here.

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