Lincoln National Corporation

NYSE:LNC Stock Report

Market Cap: US$5.5b

Lincoln National Management

Management criteria checks 3/4

Lincoln National's CEO is Ellen R. Cooper, appointed in May 2022, has a tenure of 2.17 years. total yearly compensation is $13.44M, comprised of 8.5% salary and 91.5% bonuses, including company stock and options. directly owns 0.083% of the company’s shares, worth $4.56M. The average tenure of the management team and the board of directors is 2.3 years and 7.4 years respectively.

Key information

Ellen R. Cooper

Chief executive officer

US$13.4m

Total compensation

CEO salary percentage8.5%
CEO tenure2.2yrs
CEO ownership0.08%
Management average tenure2.3yrs
Board average tenure7.4yrs

Recent management updates

Recent updates

Lincoln: The Upside Is Not Yet Over

Jul 08

Lincoln National: Surging Industry Annuity Sales A Boon, Q1 Results Mask Positive Trends

May 27

Lincoln National Q4: Long Turnaround May Leave Shares Languishing

Mar 07

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Has Announced A Dividend Of $0.45

Jan 06
Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Has Announced A Dividend Of $0.45

Lincoln National: High Yield, Weak Flows Amid Shifting Market Interest Rates

Nov 16

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.45

Nov 13
Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.45

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Has Announced A Dividend Of $0.45

Sep 26
Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Has Announced A Dividend Of $0.45

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.45

Sep 12
Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.45

Poor Capital Management Leaves Lincoln National Negatively Positioned

Sep 07

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of $0.45

Aug 28
Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of $0.45

Why Lincoln National Remains One Of My Highest Picks.

Aug 27

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of $0.45

Aug 14
Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of $0.45

Lincoln National: Returning 14% And Worth A Look

Jul 28

Lincoln National: The Commons Or Preferreds? One Might Be Undervalued

Jul 17

Lincoln National: Seriously Undervalued At Peak Pessimism

Jun 16

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Has Announced A Dividend Of $0.45

May 30
Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Has Announced A Dividend Of $0.45

Lincoln National: Unrealized Bond Losses And Excess Mortality Threaten Stability

May 25

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of $0.45

Apr 05
Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of $0.45

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.45

Feb 20
Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.45

Lincoln National declares $0.45 dividend

Feb 16

Lincoln National: A Perfect Buying Opportunity

Jan 30

Lincoln National: Stability With A Rebound Potential After The Contraction

Dec 19

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.45

Dec 15
Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.45

Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of $0.45

Nov 22
Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of $0.45

Lincoln National stock advances as Goldman upgrades to Buy

Nov 16

Lincoln National's (NYSE:LNC) Dividend Will Be $0.45

Nov 06
Lincoln National's (NYSE:LNC) Dividend Will Be $0.45

Lincoln National Non-GAAP EPS of -$10.23 misses by $12.02, revenue of $4.8B beats by $410M

Nov 02

Shrinking Buybacks Will Keep Lincoln National Stock From Rising

Oct 13

CEO Compensation Analysis

How has Ellen R. Cooper's remuneration changed compared to Lincoln National's earnings?
DateTotal CompensationSalaryCompany Earnings
Mar 31 2024n/an/a

US$1b

Dec 31 2023US$13mUS$1m

-US$834m

Sep 30 2023n/an/a

US$1b

Jun 30 2023n/an/a

-US$1b

Mar 31 2023n/an/a

-US$1b

Dec 31 2022US$9mUS$1m

US$1b

Sep 30 2022n/an/a

US$1b

Jun 30 2022n/an/a

US$3b

Mar 31 2022n/an/a

US$3b

Dec 31 2021US$6mUS$815k

US$4b

Sep 30 2021n/an/a

US$1b

Jun 30 2021n/an/a

US$1b

Mar 31 2021n/an/a

US$672m

Dec 31 2020US$4mUS$723k

US$499m

Sep 30 2020n/an/a

US$788m

Jun 30 2020n/an/a

US$228m

Mar 31 2020n/an/a

US$686m

Dec 31 2019US$4mUS$639k

US$886m

Sep 30 2019n/an/a

US$853m

Jun 30 2019n/an/a

US$2b

Mar 31 2019n/an/a

US$2b

Dec 31 2018US$4mUS$603k

US$2b

Sep 30 2018n/an/a

US$2b

Jun 30 2018n/an/a

US$2b

Mar 31 2018n/an/a

US$2b

Dec 31 2017US$4mUS$585k

US$2b

Compensation vs Market: Ellen R.'s total compensation ($USD13.44M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD8.41M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Ellen R.'s compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


CEO

Ellen R. Cooper (60 yo)

2.2yrs

Tenure

US$13,437,920

Compensation

Ms. Ellen R. Gail Cooper, CERA, CFA, FSA, has served as a President, Chief Executive Officer and Director at Lincoln National Corporation since May 27, 2022 and serves as its Chairman since May 25, 2023. S...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Ellen R. Cooper
Chairman2.2yrsUS$13.44m0.083%
$ 4.6m
Christopher Neczypor
Executive VP & CFO1.4yrsUS$5.01m0.0032%
$ 174.6k
Sean Woodroffe
Executive VP and Chief People1.2yrsUS$9.56m0.0069%
$ 378.7k
James Reid
Executive VP & President of Workplace Solutions1.9yrsUS$4.71m0.0016%
$ 88.7k
Jayson Bronchetti
Executive VP2.7yrsno data0.036%
$ 2.0m
Adam Cohen
Senior VP & Chief Accounting Officer2.3yrsno datano data
Joseph Weider
Senior VP & CTOno datano datano data
Kenneth Solon
Executive VP8.5yrsUS$7.73m0.036%
$ 1.9m
Lucy Gase
Senior VP and Head of Administrative Services & Strategic Support5.8yrsno datano data
Tina Madon
Senior VP & Head of Investor Relationsless than a yearno datano data
Steve Harris
Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer and Senior VP7.3yrsno datano data
Craig Beazer
Executive VP & General Counsel3.6yrsno data0.0090%
$ 492.0k

2.3yrs

Average Tenure

57yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: LNC's management team is considered experienced (2.3 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Ellen R. Cooper
Chairman2.2yrsUS$13.44m0.083%
$ 4.6m
Michael Mee
Independent Director23.5yrsUS$290.04k0.00049%
$ 26.8k
Gary Kelly
Independent Director14.7yrsUS$327.68k0.0018%
$ 96.3k
Marguerite Lachman
Independent Director39.2yrsUS$336.85k0.0018%
$ 96.3k
Eric Johnson
Independent Director26.2yrsUS$295.00k0%
$ 0
Dale LeFebvre
Independent Director2.7yrsUS$285.00k0%
$ 0
William Cunningham
Lead Independent Director18.3yrsUS$350.00k0.0051%
$ 281.3k
Deirdre Connelly
Independent Director8.2yrsUS$305.00k0.0024%
$ 128.6k
Reginald Davis
Independent Director3.9yrsUS$285.00k0%
$ 0
Lynn Utter
Independent Director6.7yrsUS$290.00k0%
$ 0
Janet Liang
Independent Director2.7yrsUS$289.88k0%
$ 0
Owen Ryan
Independent Directorless than a yearUS$85.14k0.0059%
$ 321.8k

7.4yrs

Average Tenure

62.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: LNC's board of directors are considered experienced (7.4 years average tenure).


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