Lincoln National Corp (Radnor Stock Hits New 52-Week High (LNC)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Lincoln National Corp (Radnor (NYSE: LNC) hit a new 52-week high Tuesday as it is currently trading at $30.84, above its previous 52-week high of $30.82 with 491,532 shares traded as of 10:16 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 2.8 million shares over the past 30 days.

Lincoln National Corp (Radnor has a market cap of $8.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 16.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Lincoln National Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in multiple insurance and retirement businesses in the United States. It sells a range of wealth protection, accumulation, and retirement income products and solutions. The company has a P/E ratio of 6.7, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Lincoln National Corp (Radnor as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and attractive valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Lincoln National Corp (Radnor Ratings Report.

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