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Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (LINC)

(Delayed Data from NSDQ)

$7.02 USD


+0.13 (1.89%)

Updated May 7, 2021 04:00 PM ET

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Bottom 14% (218 out of 254)

Industry: Schools

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Company Summary

Lincoln Educational is a leading and diversified for-profit provider of a career-oriented post-secondary education headquartered in West Orange, New Jersey. It offers recent high school graduates and working adults degree and diploma programs in four principal areas of study: automotive technology, allied health (which includes programs for medical administrative assistants, medical assistants, pharmacy technicians and massage therapists), skilled trades and business and information technology.

General Information

Lincoln Educational Services Corporation



Phone: 973-736-9340

Fax: 973-736-1750



Industry Schools
Sector Consumer Discretionary
Fiscal Year End December
Last Reported Quarter 3/31/2021
Next EPS Date 5/10/2021

EPS Information

Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate 0.05
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate 0.51
Estimated Long-Term EPS Growth Rate 15.00
Next EPS Report Date 5/10/2021

Price and Volume Information

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Yesterday's Close 6.89
52 Week High 8.99
52 Week Low 2.43
Beta 1.06
20 Day Moving Average 93,012.30
Target Price Consensus 9.50


% Price Change
4 Week 6.99
12 Week 18.18
YTD 6.00
% Price Change Relative to S&P 500
4 Week 4.33
12 Week 10.16
YTD -5.24
Share Information
Shares Outstanding (millions) 26.99
Market Capitalization (millions) 185.95
Short Ratio NA
Last Split Date NA
Dividend Information
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Annual Dividend $0.00
Payout Ratio 0.00
Change in Payout Ratio NA
Last Dividend Payout / Amount NA / $0.00

Fundamental Ratios

P/E (F1) 13.60
Trailing 12 Months 20.88
PEG Ratio 0.91
EPS Growth
vs. Previous Year -6.06%
vs. Previous Quarter 287.50%
Sales Growth
vs. Previous Year 10.66%
vs. Previous Quarter 3.81%
Price Ratios
Price/Book 2.00
Price/Cash Flow 6.49
Price / Sales 0.63
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 37.40
9/30/20 27.42
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 10.06
9/30/20 6.15
Current Ratio
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 1.11
9/30/20 0.94
Quick Ratio
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 1.07
9/30/20 0.90
Operating Margin
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 7.00
9/30/20 4.12
Net Margin
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 16.57
9/30/20 4.12
Pre-Tax Margin
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 4.61
9/30/20 4.18
Book Value
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 3.44
9/30/20 1.72
Inventory Turnover
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 47.91
9/30/20 51.53
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 0.17
9/30/20 0.35
Debt to Capital
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 12.86
9/30/20 21.48