Lincoln Educational Services Corp (NASDAQ:LINC) Stock Sentiment Worsens

June 19, 2018 - By Henry Gaston

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Sentiment for Lincoln Educational Services Corp (NASDAQ:LINC)

Lincoln Educational Services Corp (NASDAQ:LINC) institutional sentiment decreased to 0.82 in Q1 2018. Its down -0.10, from 0.92 in 2017Q4. The ratio has dropped, as 9 investment professionals started new and increased positions, while 11 sold and decreased their holdings in Lincoln Educational Services Corp. The investment professionals in our partner’s database now have: 14.32 million shares, down from 14.42 million shares in 2017Q4. Also, the number of investment professionals holding Lincoln Educational Services Corp in their top 10 positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 5 Reduced: 6 Increased: 6 New Position: 3.

Lincoln Educational Services Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides various career-oriented post-secondary education services in the United States. The company has market cap of $43.69 million. It offers bachelor's degree, associate's degree, and diploma and certificate programs in automotive technology, skilled trades, healthcare services, hospitality services, and business and information technology areas to recent high school graduates and working adults. It currently has negative earnings. The firm operates 28 schools in 15 states under the Lincoln Technical Institute, Lincoln College of Technology, Lincoln College of New England, Lincoln Culinary Institute, Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts and Sciences, and associated brand names.

The stock decreased 0.56% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $1.77. About 2,132 shares traded. Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (NASDAQ:LINC) has declined 42.09% since June 19, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 54.66% the S&P500.

Analysts await Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (NASDAQ:LINC) to report earnings on August, 6. They expect $-0.24 earnings per share, up 14.29 % or $0.04 from last year’s $-0.28 per share. After $-0.28 actual earnings per share reported by Lincoln Educational Services Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -14.29 % EPS growth.

Heartland Advisors Inc holds 0.46% of its portfolio in Lincoln Educational Services Corporation for 3.43 million shares. Paradice Investment Management Llc owns 2.61 million shares or 0.36% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Nantahala Capital Management Llc has 0.19% invested in the company for 2.16 million shares. The Oklahoma-based Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C. has invested 0.15% in the stock. Rbf Capital Llc, a California-based fund reported 552,048 shares.

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