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How to buy Lincoln National stock

6 simple steps to owning and managing your LNC shares.

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  3. Search for Lincoln National. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: LNC. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Lincoln National reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. At today's price of $38.33, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Lincoln National, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Lincoln National. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

INVESTMENT PRODUCTS: NOT A DEPOSIT • NOT FDIC INSURED • NO BANK GUARANTEE • MAY LOSE VALUE

Price details for Lincoln National (LNC)

Open $41.48 Previous close $39.31
High $39.09 Change $-0.98
Low $37.865 Change % -2.493%
Close $38.33 Timestamp 1590766860
Volume N/A GMT offset 0

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Lincoln National company summary

Information last updated 2020-05-29.

Lincoln National (LNC) is a leading Insurance business based in the USA. Lincoln National (LNC) is listed on the NYSE and employs 11357 staff.

Profile

Industry Insurance—Life Currency symbol $
Code LNC Country name USA
Type Common Stock Country ISO US
Name Lincoln National Corporation ISIN US5341871094
Exchange NYSE CUSIP 534187109
Currency code USD Sector Financial Services
Currency name US Dollar Full-time employees 11357

Detailed company information

Lincoln National Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates multiple insurance and retirement businesses in the United States. It operates through four segments: Annuities, Retirement Plan Services, Life Insurance, and Group Protection. The Annuities segment offers variable, fixed, and indexed variable annuities. The Retirement Plan Services segment provides employers with retirement plan products and services primarily in the defined contribution retirement plan marketplace. This segment offers individual and group variable annuities, group fixed annuities, and mutual fund-based programs; and a range of plan services, including plan recordkeeping, compliance testing, participant education, and trust and custodial services. The Life Insurance segment provides life insurance products, including term insurance, such as single and survivorship versions of universal life insurance; variable universal life insurance; indexed universal life insurance products; and critical illness and long-term care riders. The Group Protection segment offers group non-medical insurance products comprising short and long-term disability, statutory disability and paid family medical leave administration and absence management services, term life, dental, vision and accident, and critical illness benefits and services to the employer marketplace through various forms of employee-paid and employer-paid plans. The company distributes its products through consultants, brokers, planners, agents, financial advisors, third-party administrators, and other intermediaries. Lincoln National Corporation was founded in 1905 and is headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania.

When does Lincoln National's fiscal year end?

Lincoln National's fiscal year ends in December.

Where is Lincoln National based?

In the USA. Lincoln National's address is 150 North Radnor Chester Road, Radnor, PA, United States, 19087.

What is Lincoln National's international securities identification number?

Lincoln National's ISIN is US5341871094.

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