Lincoln National Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 08, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased LNC stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that LNC has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $43.1, the dividend yield is 1.11%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LNC was $43.1,
representing a -5.19% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.46 and
a 91.47% increase over the 52 week low of $22.51.
LNC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as China Life Insurance Company Limited (
) and MetLife, Inc. (
). LNC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.56. Zacks Investment Research reports LNC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.03%, compared to an
industry average of 3.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to LNC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LNC as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Insurance Portfoliio ETF (
- SPDR S&P Insurance ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Value ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Financials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWI with an increase of
9.69% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of LNC at 4.73%.