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LNC Lincoln National Corp Dividend

Lincoln National's last quarterly dividend of $0.42 per share was on Oct 7, 2021 (ex-date). The annualized dividend payment of $1.68 per share represents a current dividend yield of 2.47%.

LNC next dividend date: Jan 7, 2022

LNC
DPS
$1.68
Dividend yield
2.47%
Payout ratio
24%
Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.38%
Payout ratio
32.1%

Dividend yield

LNC has a dividend yield of 2.47% which is above the Financial Services sector and the industry average but below its peers average.

Dividend history

Lincoln National has a history of paying dividends since 1994. Our records of LNC show that the company has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has grown by 5% since one year ago. But with the stock price up by 36% from a year ago, the dividend yield marks a decrease of 23%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Aug 18, 2021 Oct 7, 2021 Nov 1, 2021 $0.42 normal
Jun 3, 2021 Jul 9, 2021 Aug 2, 2021 $0.42 normal
Feb 18, 2021 Apr 9, 2021 May 3, 2021 $0.42 normal
Nov 4, 2020 Jan 8, 2021 Feb 1, 2021 $0.42 normal
Aug 20, 2020 Oct 8, 2020 Nov 1, 2020 $0.4 normal
Jun 12, 2020 Jul 9, 2020 Aug 1, 2020 $0.4 normal
Feb 20, 2020 Apr 9, 2020 May 1, 2020 $0.4 normal
Oct 30, 2019 Jan 9, 2020 Feb 1, 2020 $0.4 normal
Aug 7, 2019 Oct 9, 2019 Nov 1, 2019 $0.37 normal
May 24, 2019 Jul 9, 2019 Aug 1, 2019 $0.37 normal
Feb 28, 2019 Apr 9, 2019 May 1, 2019 $0.37 normal
Nov 1, 2018 Jan 9, 2019 Feb 1, 2019 $0.37 normal
Aug 9, 2018 Oct 9, 2018 Nov 1, 2018 $0.33 normal
May 25, 2018 Jul 9, 2018 Aug 1, 2018 $0.33 normal
Feb 22, 2018 Apr 9, 2018 May 1, 2018 $0.33 normal
Nov 1, 2017 Jan 9, 2018 Feb 1, 2018 $0.33 normal
Aug 10, 2017 Oct 6, 2017 Nov 1, 2017 $0.29 normal
May 26, 2017 Jul 6, 2017 Aug 1, 2017 $0.29 normal
Feb 23, 2017 Apr 6, 2017 May 1, 2017 $0.29 normal
Nov 2, 2016 Jan 6, 2017 Feb 1, 2017 $0.29 normal
Aug 11, 2016 Oct 5, 2016 Nov 1, 2016 $0.25 normal
May 27, 2016 Jul 7, 2016 Aug 1, 2016 $0.25 normal
Feb 25, 2016 Apr 7, 2016 May 2, 2016 $0.25 normal
Jan 7, 2016 Feb 1, 2016 $0.25 normal
Aug 13, 2015 Oct 7, 2015 Nov 1, 2015 $0.2 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

LNC has a payout ratio of 24% which is higher than the industry average but lower than the Financial Services sector and its peers average.

Total amount of dividends paid per financial year (from cash flow)