Registered Shareholders

If you hold physical stock certificates, or if your stock certificates have been electronically registered with our transfer agent, Computershare Inc., you are a registered shareholder. Visit 24 hours/day, 7 days a week to:

  • Get answers to frequently asked questions on transfer instructions
  • Check account balances and transaction history
  • Manage your dividends
  • Elect to participate in the Computershare Investment plan (CIP), a bank-sponsored direct stock purchase and dividend reinvestment plan
  • Select e-delivery of statements and tax documents
  • Update your address and account information
  • Download forms (tax, transfer of ownership, etc.)

Please direct requests for program materials directly to Computershare Shareholder Services:

Telephone Inquiries:

United States & Canada: 1-800-736-3001
International Inquiries: 1-781-575-3100
(Service representatives available 8:30am-6pm (ET) Monday-Friday)

Email Inquiries:


Mailing Address:

Attn: Shareholder Services
P.O. Box 43078
Providence, RI 02940-3078

Courier Delivery:

Attn: Shareholder Services
150 Royall Street, Ste. 101
Canton, MA 02021

Beneficial Holder

If you hold your stock through a broker, you are a beneficial holder. Your broker can help you buy or sell shares of Lincoln Electric stock or answer questions about your investment.