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How major US stock indexes fared Thursday, 2/29/2024
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Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Best Buy reports lower 4Q sales and profits as shoppers remain cautious
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S&P 500   5,096.27
DOW   38,996.39
QQQ   439.00
Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Thursday, 2/29/2024
Average long-term US mortgage rises to 6.94% after marking fourth-straight weekly increase
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Best Buy reports lower 4Q sales and profits as shoppers remain cautious
Grads From This Midwestern School Are More Likely to Start a Billion Dollar Company Than Founders Who Went To Stanford, Harvard, or MIT: Study
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
It's Leap Day, and You're Probably Working — Here's How 'February 29' Affects Your Paycheck
From Hometown Hero to Franchise Partner — 3 Celebrities Collaborating With Their Hometown Brands
S&P 500   5,096.27
DOW   38,996.39
QQQ   439.00
Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Thursday, 2/29/2024
Average long-term US mortgage rises to 6.94% after marking fourth-straight weekly increase
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Best Buy reports lower 4Q sales and profits as shoppers remain cautious
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NASDAQ:LAMR

Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$110.55
+1.96 (+1.80%)
(As of 02/29/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$108.30
$111.14
50-Day Range
$101.03
$112.83
52-Week Range
$77.21
$117.62
Volume
545,739 shs
Average Volume
425,782 shs
Market Capitalization
$11.28 billion
P/E Ratio
22.79
Dividend Yield
4.52%
Price Target
$111.67

Lamar Advertising MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.33 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
0.9% Downside
$109.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
1.93% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.94
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.26mentions of Lamar Advertising in the last 14 days
Based on 27 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
7.03%
From $7.54 to $8.07 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.24 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

451st out of 866 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

98th out of 178 stocks


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About Lamar Advertising Stock (NASDAQ:LAMR)

Lamar Advertising Company operates as an outdoor advertising company in North America. It operates approximately 363,000 displays across the United States and Canada. It offers advertisers a range of billboard, interstate logo, transit, and airport advertising formats helping local businesses and national brands. The company was founded in 1902 and is based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

LAMR Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 12/29 Dividend
12/15/2023
Dividend Payable
12/29/2023
Last Earnings
2/23/2024
Today
3/01/2024
Ex-Dividend for 3/28 Dividend
3/14/2024
Dividend Payable
3/28/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/02/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Finance
Industry
Real estate investment trusts
Sub-Industry
Advertising
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:LAMR
CUSIP
51281510
Employees
3,500
Year Founded
1902

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$109.50
High Stock Price Target
$110.00
Low Stock Price Target
$109.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+1.0%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.33
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$495.76 million
Pretax Margin
24.00%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.11 billion
Cash Flow
$7.88 per share
Book Value
$11.93 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
86,800,000
Market Cap
$11.28 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.50

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Kevin Patrick Reilly Jr. (Age 70)
    Executive Chairman
    Comp: $768.22k
  • Mr. Sean E. Reilly (Age 62)
    CEO & President
    Comp: $2.19M
  • Mr. Jay Lecoryelle JohnsonMr. Jay Lecoryelle Johnson (Age 47)
    Executive VP, CFO & Treasurer
    Comp: $1.31M
  • Micky Vint
    Executive Vice President of Operations
  • Mr. Sukhvinder Singh (Age 53)
    Senior Vice President of Technology and Innovation
  • Mr. James R. McIlwain
    Secretary & General Counsel
  • Mr. John M. Miller
    Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing
  • Ms. Tammy Duncan
    Executive Vice President of Human Resources
  • Hal Kilshaw
    Executive Vice President of Governmental Relations
  • Mr. Lee Kantrow Jr. (Age 49)
    Executive Vice President of Business Development














LAMR Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Lamar Advertising stock right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lamar Advertising in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" LAMR shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in LAMR, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Lamar Advertising's stock price target for 2024?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Lamar Advertising's shares. Their LAMR share price targets range from $109.00 to $110.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $109.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.9%.
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How have LAMR shares performed in 2024?

Lamar Advertising's stock was trading at $106.28 at the start of the year. Since then, LAMR stock has increased by 4.0% and is now trading at $110.55.
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When is Lamar Advertising's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2024.
View our LAMR earnings forecast
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How were Lamar Advertising's earnings last quarter?

Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, February, 23rd. The real estate investment trust reported $1.46 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.95 by $0.49. The real estate investment trust earned $555.91 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $549.84 million. Lamar Advertising had a net margin of 23.49% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 41.88%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.91 earnings per share.

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

Lamar Advertising declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $1.30 per share on Thursday, March 28th. This represents a $5.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.70%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 14th. This is a positive change from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $1.25.
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Is Lamar Advertising a good dividend stock?

Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) pays an annual dividend of $5.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.60%. LAMR has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company has been increasing its dividend for 4 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 103.09%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, LAMR will have a dividend payout ratio of 61.96% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for LAMR.

What guidance has Lamar Advertising issued on next quarter's earnings?

Lamar Advertising issued an update on its FY24 earnings guidance on Friday, February, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $7.67-7.82 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $7.70.

What is Sean Reilly's approval rating as Lamar Advertising's CEO?

86 employees have rated Lamar Advertising Chief Executive Officer Sean Reilly on Glassdoor.com. Sean Reilly has an approval rating of 87% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Lamar Advertising own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lamar Advertising investors own include Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Chevron (CVX), AT&T (T), Iron Mountain (IRM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Pfizer (PFE), Duke Energy (DUK) and International Business Machines (IBM).

Who are Lamar Advertising's major shareholders?

Lamar Advertising's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.39%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (4.04%), Boston Partners (2.90%), DAVENPORT & Co LLC (1.73%), Hamlin Capital Management LLC (1.32%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.22%). Insiders that own company stock include Anna Reilly, Jay Lecoryelle Johnson, Nancy Fletcher, Stephen P Mumblow and Thomas V Reifenheiser.
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How do I buy shares of Lamar Advertising?

Shares of LAMR stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:LAMR) was last updated on 3/1/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff