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: $78.10
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $0.00
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $0.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 23.96
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • 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: 4 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $68.50 (12.29% 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 2/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/22/2017$0.83N/AView 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: $3.07 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.26 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
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR)
Annual Dividend:$3.04
Dividend Yield:3.89%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:100.33% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
99.02% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
93.25% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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)
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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, December 8th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 19th will be given a dividend of $0.76 per share on Friday, December 30th. This represents a $3.04 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 15th.

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

6 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Lamar Advertising Company's shares. Their predictions range from $64.00 to $80.00. On average, they anticipate Lamar Advertising Company's share price to reach $68.50 in the next year.

When will Lamar Advertising Company announce their earnings?

Lamar Advertising Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February, 21st 2017.

Who owns Lamar Advertising Company stock?

Lamar Advertising Company's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders 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 purchased 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 $78.10.

Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) Chart for Monday, February, 20, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff