1.41% Nov 28, 02:02 PM
$0.80 Paid Quarterly
13.7% EPS $5.83
3 years Since 2011
41 days Jan 08, 2015

LNC - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date Jan 08

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$0.2000 2014-10-29 2015-01-08 2015-01-12 2015-02-01 Regular
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LNC - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 1.41%

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LNC - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $0.80

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LNC - Dividend Growth History

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Reveal Dividend Growth History for LNC. 128.9% 50.0% 3 years
Annual dividend amounts based on Ex-dividend date

LNC - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For 3 years

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$0.2000 2015 -68.8%
$0.4800 2013 50.0%

LNC - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For 3 years

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.2000 2014-10-29 2015-01-08 2015-01-12 2015-02-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2014-08-14 2014-10-08 2014-10-10 2014-11-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2014-05-22 2014-07-08 2014-07-10 2014-08-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2014-02-25 2014-04-08 2014-04-10 2014-05-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2013-11-14 2014-01-08 2014-01-10 2014-02-01 Yes Regular Quarter

Lincoln National Corp (LNC) - News

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  • Lincoln National Corp Hits Analysts' EPS Estimates (LNC)

    On Wednesday afternoon, Lincoln National Corp (LNC) announced its second quarter earnings, posting a decline in reported net income, but an increase in income from operations. The insurance and investment management company reported net income for the quarter of $317 million, or $1.15 per diluted share, which was down slightly from last year's net income of $324 million, but up from $1.09 reported last year for EPS on a diluted share basis. The company posted revenues of $3 billion. Analysts were looking for EPS of $1.15 on revenues of $3 billion. President and CEO of the company, Dennis R. Glass, had the following to say about the company's quarterly results: "We had an exceptionally good earnings quarter, and the level and mix of sales will help provide for future growth and further ROE development. The quarter provided a good demonstration of the various actions we have taken to improve our operating results including product pricing, claims management, risk management and distribution expansion, all of which are reflected in the results." LNC's shares were inactive in after-hours trading, but the company was up 49 cents, or 1.19%, on the day. The company's shares are up more than 50% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of Lincoln National Corp (LNC) have a dividend yield of 1.15% based on Wednesday's closing price of $41.67 and the annualized dividend payout of 48 cents. Lincoln National Corp (LNC)  is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.3 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Lincoln National Upgraded to "Buy" at Deutsche Bank (LNC)

    Deutsche Bank reported on Thursday that it has raised its rating on financial services company Lincoln National Corporation (LNC) . The firm has upgraded LNC from a "Hold" to a "Buy," and has given the company a $45 price target. This price target suggests a 9% upside from the stock;s current price of $40.84. Analysts have upgraded the company as interest rates improve and the company faces less growth headwinds. Lincoln National Corporation shares were up 98 cents, or 2.46% during Thursday morning trading. The stock is up 57% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of Lincoln National Corporation (LNC) have a 1.18% yield, based on Thursday morning's price of $40.54. Lincoln National Corporation (LNC) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.3 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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