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Lincoln National (LNC)
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Lincoln National (LNC) Stock Forecast & Price Target

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LNC Analyst Ratings

Hold
11Ratings
1 Buy
9 Hold
1 Sell
Based on 11 analysts giving stock ratings to
Lincoln
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in the past 3 months
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LNC Stock 12 Month Forecast

Average Price Target

$29.27
▼(-5.24% Downside)
Based on 11 Wall Street analysts offering 12 month price targets for Lincoln National in the last 3 months. The average price target is $29.27 with a high forecast of $36.00 and a low forecast of $26.00. The average price target represents a -5.24% change from the last price of $30.89.
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Highest Price Target$36.00Average Price Target$29.27Lowest Price Target$26.00
The highest, average, and lowest price target of all analysts. Click on ‘Top Analysts’ to focus on the best performers.

Detailed List of Analyst Forecasts​

Analyst Profile
Expert Firm
Price Target
Position
Upside / Downside
Action
Date
Follow
Article
Goldman Sachs
$36.00
Buy
16.54%
Upside
Reiterated
01/09/24
Lincoln National (LNC) PT Raised to $36 at Goldman SachsGoldman Sachs analyst Alex Scott raised the price target on Lincoln National (NYSE: LNC) to $36.00 (from $29.00) while maintaining a Buy rating.
Barclays
$16.00
Sell
-48.20%
Downside
Reiterated
11/07/23
Lincoln National price target lowered to $16 from $18 at BarclaysLincoln National price target lowered to $16 from $18 at Barclays
Raymond James
Hold
Initiated
07/26/23
Lincoln National initiated with a Market Perform at Raymond JamesLincoln National initiated with a Market Perform at Raymond James
Benchmark Co.
$26.00
Hold
-15.83%
Downside
Reiterated
06/15/23
Citi Sticks to Their Hold Rating for Lincoln National (LNC) - TipRanks.com
TD Cowen
$24.00
Hold
-22.30%
Downside
Reiterated
05/24/23
Lincoln National (LNC) Gets a Hold from Credit Suisse

Best Analysts Covering Lincoln National

Which Analyst Should I Follow If I Want to Buy LNC and Sell After:
1 Month
Jimmy BhullarJ.P. Morgan
Success Rate
7/14 ratings generated profit
50%
Average Return
-3.25%
reiterated a sell rating 16 days ago
Copying Jimmy Bhullar's trades and holding each position for 1 Month would result in 50.00% of your transactions generating a profit, with an average return of -3.25% per trade.
dummydummy
Success Rate
0/0 ratings generated profit
0%
Average Return
0.00%
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3 Months
Jimmy BhullarJ.P. Morgan
Success Rate
3/14 ratings generated profit
21%
Average Return
-14.99%
reiterated a sell rating 16 days ago
Copying Jimmy Bhullar's trades and holding each position for 3 Months would result in 21.43% of your transactions generating a profit, with an average return of -14.99% per trade.
dummydummy
Success Rate
0/0 ratings generated profit
0%
Average Return
0.00%
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1 Year
Jimmy BhullarJ.P. Morgan
Success Rate
3/14 ratings generated profit
21%
Average Return
-12.22%
reiterated a sell rating 16 days ago
Copying Jimmy Bhullar's trades and holding each position for 1 Year would result in 21.43% of your transactions generating a profit, with an average return of -12.22% per trade.
2 Years
Jimmy BhullarJ.P. Morgan
Success Rate
5/14 ratings generated profit
36%
Average Return
-15.84%
reiterated a sell rating 16 days ago
Copying Jimmy Bhullar's trades and holding each position for 2 Years would result in 35.71% of your transactions generating a profit, with an average return of -15.84% per trade.
dummydummy
Success Rate
0/0 ratings generated profit
0%
Average Return
0.00%
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LNC Analyst Recommendation Trends

Rating
Dec 23
Jan 24
Feb 24
Mar 24
Apr 24
Strong Buy
0
0
0
0
0
Buy
0
1
1
1
0
Hold
15
15
15
12
10
Sell
2
4
3
2
1
Strong Sell
0
0
0
0
0
total
17
20
19
15
11
In the current month, LNC has received 0 Buy Ratings, 10 Hold Ratings, and 1 Sell Ratings. LNC average Analyst price target in the past 3 months is $29.27.
Each month's total comprises the sum of three months' worth of ratings.
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LNC Financial Forecast

LNC Earnings Forecast

Next quarter’s earnings estimate for LNC is $1.24 with a range of $0.93 to $1.52. The previous quarter’s EPS was $1.45. LNC beat its EPS estimate 50.00% of the time in the past 12 months, while its overall industry beat the EPS estimate 59.90% of the time in the same period. In the last calendar year LNC has Underperformed its overall industry.
Next quarter’s earnings estimate for LNC is $1.24 with a range of $0.93 to $1.52. The previous quarter’s EPS was $1.45. LNC beat its EPS estimate 50.00% of the time in the past 12 months, while its overall industry beat the EPS estimate 59.90% of the time in the same period. In the last calendar year LNC has Underperformed its overall industry.

LNC Sales Forecast

Next quarter’s sales forecast for LNC is $4.58B with a range of $4.35B to $4.80B. The previous quarter’s sales results were $212.00M. LNC beat its sales estimates 50.00% of the time in past 12 months, while its overall industry beat sales estimates 81.87% of the time in the same period. In the last calendar year LNC has Underperformed its overall industry.
Next quarter’s sales forecast for LNC is $4.58B with a range of $4.35B to $4.80B. The previous quarter’s sales results were $212.00M. LNC beat its sales estimates 50.00% of the time in past 12 months, while its overall industry beat sales estimates 81.87% of the time in the same period. In the last calendar year LNC has Underperformed its overall industry.

LNC Stock Forecast FAQ

What is LNC’s average 12-month price target, according to analysts?
Based on analyst ratings, Lincoln National’s 12-month average price target is $29.27.
    What is LNC’s upside potential, based on the analysts’ average price target?
    Currently there's no upside potential for LNC, based on the analysts’ average price target.
    Can I see which stocks the top-ranking analysts are rating?
    Yes, go to the Analysts’ Top Stocks tool to see stocks with a Strong Buy or Strong Sell analyst rating consensus, according to the top performers.
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        Is LNC a Buy, Sell or Hold?
        Lincoln National has a conensus rating of Hold which is based on 1 buy ratings, 9 hold ratings and 1 sell ratings.
          What is Lincoln National’s price target?
          The average price target for Lincoln National is $29.27. This is based on 11 Wall Streets Analysts 12-month price targets, issued in the past 3 months.
          The highest analyst price target is $36.00 ,the lowest forecast is $26.00. The average price target represents -5.24% Decrease from the current price of $30.89.
            What do analysts say about Lincoln National?
            Lincoln National’s analyst rating consensus is a Hold. This is based on the ratings of 11 Wall Streets Analysts.
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