Lamar Advertising Company Profile (NASDAQ:LAMR)

About Lamar Advertising

Lamar Advertising logoLamar Advertising Company is an outdoor advertising company in the United States. The Company operates in the advertising segment. The Company sells advertising on billboards, buses, shelters, benches and logo plates. It operates three types of outdoor advertising displays: billboards, logo signs and transit advertising displays. As of December 31, 2012, the Company owned and operated over 144,000 billboard advertising displays in 44 states, Canada and Puerto Rico, over 115,000 logo advertising displays in 22 states and the province of Ontario, Canada, and operated over 34,000 transit advertising displays in 15 states, Canada and Puerto Rico. In August 2014, the Company acquired the assets of Marco Outdoor Advertising, Inc.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Advertising
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: LAMR
  • CUSIP: 51281510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $62.72
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $63.78
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $64.06
  • 52-Week Range: $49.73 - $69.35
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.65
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.48
  • P/E Growth: 7.04
  • Market Cap: $6.11B
  • Outstanding Shares: 97,458,000
  • Beta: 1.69
  • Net Margins: 20.64%
  • Return on Equity: 28.94%
  • Return on Assets: 8.09%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.28%
  • Current Ratio: 1.35%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.35%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $65.14 (3.86% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/12/2016Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
7/21/2016GabelliDowngradeBuy -> Hold$64.00View Rating Details
5/5/2016MKM PartnersBoost Price TargetNeutral$57.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
3/28/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
2/26/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price Target$58.00 -> $59.00View Rating Details
2/24/2016WedbushLower Price TargetNeutral$67.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
1/13/2016Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetBuy$63.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
1/12/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$65.00View Rating Details
12/8/2015Topeka Capital MarketsUpgradeHold -> Buy$60.00 -> $73.00View Rating Details
5/17/2015Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$60.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details
2/26/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral$54.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/9/2016Q216$0.83$0.84$384.09 million$387.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$0.47$0.95$333.25 million$338.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q415$0.82$0.79$354.69 million$356.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$1.16$1.27$348.54 million$350.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.75$1.22$342.74 million$344.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.29$0.42$294.60 million$302.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2015Q414$0.38$1.23$325.83 million$336.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.37$0.37$332.30 million$335.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.39$0.16$333.27 million$330.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2014Q114$0.06($0.05)$292.40 million$284.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413$0.16$0.11$316.50 million$320.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.19$0.19$322.00 million$323.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.21$0.22$323.84 million$324.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013($0.03)($0.07)$283.80 million$283.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2013Q4 2012$0.11$0.08$304.39 million$305.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.14$0.12$305.32 million$306.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2012$0.15$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012($0.14)($0.25)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2012$0.01$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.07$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.08$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2011($0.21)($0.14)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2011($0.07)($0.08)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.06 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.22 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.87$0.92$0.90
Q2 20162$1.23$1.29$1.26
Q3 20162$1.22$1.26$1.24
Q4 20162$1.24$1.24$1.24
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR)
Annual Dividend:$3.04
Dividend Yield:4.85%
Payout Ratio:99.67% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
99.35% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
94.41% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 18.66%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 80.05%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/16/2016Stephen P MumblowDirectorSell10,000$63.50$635,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2016Keith A IstreCFOSell8,918$63.47$566,025.46View SEC Filing  
11/12/2015Stephen P. MumblowDirectorSell6,000$58.33$349,980.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2015Kevin P Reilly JrMajor ShareholderSell80,294$58.54$4,700,410.76View SEC Filing  
3/25/2015Kevin P Reilly JrMajor ShareholderSell101,928$59.11$6,024,964.08View SEC Filing  
3/18/2015Sean E ReillyCEOSell116,444$58.90$6,858,551.60View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015Anna ReillyDirectorSell81,526$57.32$4,673,070.32View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014Keith A IstreCFOSell26,665$50.96$1,358,848.40View SEC Filing  
3/20/2014Stephen MumblowDirectorSell10,000$52.72$527,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Anna ReillyDirectorSell150,000$44.03$6,604,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/12/2013Advisory Corp SpoMajor ShareholderSell485,000$44.97$21,810,450.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2012Keith A IstreCFOSell20,000$32.90$658,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Advisory Corp SpoMajor ShareholderSell3,100,000$33.75$104,625,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) Chart for Thursday, October, 27, 2016

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