Lamar Advertising Company Company Profile (NASDAQ:LAMR)

About Lamar Advertising Company

Lamar Advertising Company 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: $74.48
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $74.93
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $66.84
  • 52-Week Range: $55.91 - $79.09
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.70
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.95
  • P/E Growth: 7.71
  • Market Cap: $7.26B
  • Beta: 1.49
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 20.06%
  • Return on Equity: 28.50%
  • Return on Assets: 7.81%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.23%
  • Current Ratio: 1.37%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.37%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: $69.67 (6.58% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/17/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$80.00View Rating Details
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
2/24/2016WedbushLower 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
2/26/2015J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetNeutral$54.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/3/2017        
2/22/2017Q416$0.83$0.81$388.44 million$386.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316$0.85$0.87$386.68 million$387.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.22 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.56 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$1.25$1.25
Q1 20171$0.90$0.90$0.90
Q2 20171$1.28$1.28$1.28
Q3 20171$1.29$1.29$1.29
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR)
Annual Dividend:$3.04
Dividend Yield:4.08%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:100.33% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
94.41% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
85.39% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/23/2017quarterly$0.834.45%3/13/20173/15/20173/31/2017
12/8/2016quarterly$0.764.53%12/15/201612/19/201612/30/2016
8/29/2016quarterly$0.764.83%9/14/20169/16/20169/30/2016
5/26/2016quarterly$0.754.64%6/14/20166/16/20166/30/2016
2/25/2016quarterly$0.755.35%3/14/20163/16/20163/31/2016
12/9/2015quarterly$0.694.75%12/17/201512/21/201512/30/2015
9/1/2015quarterly$0.695.28%9/14/20159/16/20159/30/2015
5/28/2015quarterly$0.694.55%6/12/20156/16/20156/30/2015
2/26/2015quarterly$0.684.68%3/13/20153/17/20153/31/2015
12/11/2014quarterly$0.846.34%12/18/201412/22/201412/30/2014
8/27/2014quarterly$0.836.34%9/18/20149/22/20149/30/2014
5/22/2014quarterly$0.836.63%5/28/20146/1/20146/30/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 18.66%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 83.75%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/15/2016Keith A IstreCFOSell25,000$61.04$1,526,000.00View SEC Filing  
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)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR)
DateHeadline
News IconRevenue Update on Lamar Advertising Co(NASDAQ:LAMR) (NASDAQ:LAMR)
giftedviz.com - February 24 at 7:29 PM
News IconLamar Advertising Company (LAMR) Cut to Neutral at the Citigroup Inc (NASDAQ:LAMR)
ekosvoice.com - February 24 at 7:29 PM
News IconLamar Advertising Company (LAMR) Announces Earnings Results (NASDAQ:LAMR)
eleganthomesinla.com - February 24 at 7:29 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoLAMAR ADVERTISING CO/NEW Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NASDAQ:LAMR)
biz.yahoo.com - February 24 at 9:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLamar's (LAMR) Q4 FFO Beats Estimates, Revenues In Line (NASDAQ:LAMR)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 6:15 PM
capitalcube.com logoLamar Advertising Co. :LAMR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 23, 2017 (NASDAQ:LAMR)
www.capitalcube.com - February 23 at 6:15 PM
capitalcube.com logoLamar Advertising Co. :LAMR-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 23, 2017 (NASDAQ:LAMR)
www.capitalcube.com - February 23 at 6:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLamar Advertising Company Announces Cash Dividend on Common Stock (NASDAQ:LAMR)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 6:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:01 pm Lamar Advertising increases quarterly dividend to $0.83/share from $0.76/share (NASDAQ:LAMR)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 6:15 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoLAMAR ADVERTISING CO/NEW Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:LAMR)
biz.yahoo.com - February 23 at 6:15 PM
News IconDid Lamar Advertising Company (LAMR) Create Value For Shareholders? (NASDAQ:LAMR)
simplywall.st - February 23 at 5:22 AM
News IconAnalyst Target Update & Review on Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) (NASDAQ:LAMR)
mundoaguaysaneamiento.net - February 23 at 5:22 AM
News IconLamar Advertising Company (LAMR) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday (NASDAQ:LAMR)
oakridgeobserver.com - February 23 at 5:22 AM
nasdaq.com logoLamar Advertising Company Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End 2016 Operating Results - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:LAMR)
www.nasdaq.com - February 22 at 11:25 PM
streetinsider.com logoLamar Advertising (LAMR) Misses Q4 EPS by 2c - StreetInsider.com (NASDAQ:LAMR)
www.streetinsider.com - February 22 at 11:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of LAMR earnings conference call or presentation 22-Feb-17 2:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:LAMR)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 11:25 PM
rttnews.com logoLamar Advertising FY17 Earnings In Line With Estimates - Quick Facts (NASDAQ:LAMR)
www.rttnews.com - February 22 at 6:24 PM
nasdaq.com logoLamar Advertising Co. Bottom Line Advances 5% In Q4 (NASDAQ:LAMR)
www.nasdaq.com - February 22 at 6:24 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 8-K LAMAR ADVERTISING CO/NEW For: Feb 22 (NASDAQ:LAMR)
www.streetinsider.com - February 22 at 12:19 PM
4-traders.com logoLAMAR ADVERTISING COMPANY (NASDAQ:LAMR) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NASDAQ:LAMR)
www.4-traders.com - February 22 at 12:19 PM
seekingalpha.com logoLamar Advertising (LAMR) Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:LAMR)
seekingalpha.com - February 22 at 12:19 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoLamar Advertising Company Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End 2016 Operating Results (NASDAQ:LAMR)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 12:19 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo6:06 am Lamar Advertising misses by $0.01, reports revs in-line; guides FY17 EPS in-line (NASDAQ:LAMR)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 12:19 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoLamar reports 4Q results (NASDAQ:LAMR)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 12:19 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoLAMAR ADVERTISING CO/NEW Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and (NASDAQ:LAMR)
biz.yahoo.com - February 22 at 12:19 PM
News IconLamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) Moves into Overbought Territory - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:LAMR)
aikenadvocate.com - February 17 at 9:28 AM
News IconInvestor Focus: Watching Shares of Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) - BVN (NASDAQ:LAMR)
bvnewsjournal.com - February 15 at 8:52 PM
News IconA Keen Look At The Chart For Lamar Advertising Company (LAMR) - NY Stock News (NASDAQ:LAMR)
nystocknews.com - February 15 at 8:52 PM
bizjournals.com logo​P&G’s top ad man target of billboard campaign outside HQ (NASDAQ:LAMR)
www.bizjournals.com - February 8 at 6:59 PM
capitalcube.com logoLamar Advertising Co. : LAMR-US: Dividend Analysis : December 19th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : February 6, 2017 (NASDAQ:LAMR)
www.capitalcube.com - February 6 at 6:21 PM
News IconFirms & Funds Maintain Significant Positions In Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) - Wall Street Beacon (NASDAQ:LAMR)
wsbeacon.com - February 1 at 12:06 AM
News IconStock Hits Tipping Point on the RSI Reading: Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) - Wall Street Beacon (NASDAQ:LAMR)
wsbeacon.com - January 30 at 10:18 AM
nasdaq.com logoLAMR Breaks Above 4% Yield Territory (NASDAQ:LAMR)
www.nasdaq.com - January 28 at 1:22 AM
News IconStock Hits Crucial Indicator on the RSI Reading: Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) - Wall Street Beacon (NASDAQ:LAMR)
wsbeacon.com - January 27 at 8:22 PM
News IconWith Markets Booming Higher, Is This Stock Fairly Valued: Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:LAMR)
aikenadvocate.com - January 26 at 8:00 PM
News IconRelative Strength Index Points To Shares Being Ripe For a Pullback: Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) - Wall Street Beacon (NASDAQ:LAMR)
wsbeacon.com - January 26 at 8:00 PM
News IconShares Reach Inflection Point on the RSI Reading: Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) - Wall Street Beacon (NASDAQ:LAMR)
wsbeacon.com - January 25 at 7:39 PM
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wsbeacon.com - January 24 at 11:57 PM
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aikenadvocate.com - January 24 at 11:57 PM
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wsbeacon.com - January 17 at 12:06 PM
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What is Lamar Advertising Company's stock symbol?

Lamar Advertising Company trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LAMR."

How often does Lamar Advertising Company pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lamar Advertising Company?

Lamar Advertising Company declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 23rd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, March 15th will be given a dividend of $0.83 per share on Friday, March 31st. This represents a $3.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.45%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 13th. This is a positive change from Lamar Advertising Company's previous quarterly dividend of $0.76.

Where is Lamar Advertising Company's stock going? Where will Lamar Advertising Company's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Lamar Advertising Company's shares. Their forecasts range from $64.00 to $80.00. On average, they expect Lamar Advertising Company's share price to reach $69.67 in the next twelve months.

When will Lamar Advertising Company announce their earnings?

Lamar Advertising Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May, 3rd 2017.

Who owns Lamar Advertising Company stock?

Lamar Advertising Company's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Janus Capital Management LLC (6.93%), State Street Corp (2.18%), Thornburg Investment Management Inc. (1.84%), FMR LLC (0.86%), WS Management Lllp (0.71%) and Fred Alger Management Inc. (0.62%). Company insiders that own Lamar Advertising Company stock include Anna Reilly, Keith A Istre, Kevin P Reilly Jr, Sean E Reilly and Stephen P Mumblow.

Who sold Lamar Advertising Company stock? Who is selling Lamar Advertising Company stock?

Lamar Advertising Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Fairview Capital Investment Management LLC, State Street Corp, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Loomis Sayles & Co. L P and Capital Guardian Trust Co.. Company insiders that have sold Lamar Advertising Company stock in the last year include Keith A Istre and Stephen P Mumblow.

Who bought Lamar Advertising Company stock? Who is buying Lamar Advertising Company stock?

Lamar Advertising Company's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Capital Management LLC, Columbia Wanger Asset Management LLC, Fred Alger Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, LFL Advisers LLC, Ulysses Management LLC, Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd. and Russell Investments Group Ltd..

How do I buy Lamar Advertising Company stock?

Shares of Lamar Advertising Company can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Lamar Advertising Company stock cost?

One share of Lamar Advertising Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.57.

Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) Chart for Saturday, February, 25, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff