Jon Boscia says Lincoln National Corp. has no particular need to be acquired.[@@]
“But he believes the company is at the top of the list, given its distribution and product strength,” Andrew Kligerman, the lead life sector analyst at UBS Investment Research, writes in a report on a recent meeting with Boscia, who happens to be the chief executive at Lincoln National, Philadelphia, and other Lincoln National executives.
Boscia suggested that Lincoln National might make an acquisition of its own to add scale to its existing business lines, Kligerman writes in the report.
Other observations in Kligerman’s report: