About Lamar Advertising Company
Lamar 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
- 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
- Net Margins: 20.06%
- Return on Equity: 28.50%
- Return on Assets: 7.81%
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- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.23%
- Current Ratio: 1.37%
- Quick Ratio: 1.37%
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.