About Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR)
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
Industry REAL ESTATE
Trailing P/E Ratio20.3136645962733
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$1.54 billion
Price / Sales4.17
Cash Flow$5.44 per share
Price / Cash12.03
Book Value$11.23 per share
Price / Book5.82
Net Income$317.67 million
Return on Equity29.41%
Return on Assets7.90%
Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Lamar Advertising's stock symbol?
Lamar Advertising trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LAMR."
How often does Lamar Advertising pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lamar Advertising?
Lamar Advertising announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 22nd. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 19th will be given a dividend of $0.91 per share on Thursday, March 29th. This represents a $3.64 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.56%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 16th. This is an increase from Lamar Advertising's previous quarterly dividend of $0.83. View Lamar Advertising's Dividend History.
How were Lamar Advertising's earnings last quarter?
Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 27th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.88 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.25 by $0.37. The real estate investment trust earned $398.50 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $395.71 million. Lamar Advertising had a net margin of 20.61% and a return on equity of 29.41%. Lamar Advertising's revenue was up 3.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.81 EPS. View Lamar Advertising's Earnings History.
When will Lamar Advertising make its next earnings announcement?
What guidance has Lamar Advertising issued on next quarter's earnings?
Lamar Advertising issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 27th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.96-3.11 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.36.
Where is Lamar Advertising's stock going? Where will Lamar Advertising's stock price be in 2018?
5 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Lamar Advertising's stock. Their predictions range from $68.00 to $87.00. On average, they anticipate Lamar Advertising's share price to reach $73.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Lamar Advertising.
Who are some of Lamar Advertising's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Lamar Advertising include Annaly Capital Management (NLY), Sino Land (SNLAY), Zillow Group (Z), HCP (HCP), Extra Space Storage (EXR), Mid-America Apartment Communities (MAA), Regency Centers (REG), UDR (UDR), Land Securities Gp (LSGOF), Duke Realty (DRE), Iron Mountain Incorporated (Delaware) REIT (IRM), City Developments (CDEVY), SL Green Realty (SLG), British Land (BTLCY), Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT), Segro (SEGXF), Macerich (MAC) and Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL).
Has Lamar Advertising been receiving favorable news coverage?
News coverage about LAMR stock has trended positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Lamar Advertising earned a news impact score of 0.27 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 44.45 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.
Who are Lamar Advertising's major shareholders?
Lamar Advertising's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.81%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.85%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.17%), Daiwa Securities Group Inc. (2.10%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (1.75%) and Pzena Investment Management LLC (1.61%). Company insiders that own Lamar Advertising stock include Anna Reilly, John Maxwell Hamilton, Keith A Istre and Stephen P Mumblow. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Lamar Advertising.
Which institutional investors are selling Lamar Advertising stock?
LAMR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including WS Management Lllp, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Keeley Teton Advisors LLC and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Lamar Advertising company stock in the last year include Anna Reilly, Keith A Istre and Stephen P Mumblow. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lamar Advertising.
Which institutional investors are buying Lamar Advertising stock?
LAMR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Daiwa Securities Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Paloma Partners Management Co, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Victory Capital Management Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., Heartland Advisors Inc. and MetLife Investment Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lamar Advertising.
How do I buy shares of Lamar Advertising?
Shares of LAMR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is Lamar Advertising's stock price today?
One share of LAMR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $65.41.
How big of a company is Lamar Advertising?
Lamar Advertising has a market capitalization of $6.42 billion and generates $1.54 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $317.67 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.22 on an earnings per share basis. Lamar Advertising employs 3,400 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Lamar Advertising?
Lamar Advertising's mailing address is 5321 CORPORATE BOULEVARD, BATON ROUGE LA, 70808. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 225-926-1000 or via email at [email protected]
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Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) Earnings History and Estimates Chart
Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ LAMR) Earnings History by Quarter
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|5/3/2018|| || || || || || || || |
|2/27/2018||Q4 2017||$1.25||$0.88||$395.71 million||$398.50 million||View||N/A|
|11/6/2017||Q3 2017||$1.32||$0.98||$392.10 million||$399.30 million||View||N/A|
|8/8/2017||Q2 2017||$1.31||$0.94||$399.09 million||$397.10 million||View||Listen|
|5/4/2017||3/31/2017||$0.91||$0.42||$347.06 million||$346.40 million||View||Listen|
|2/22/2017||Q416||$0.83||$0.81||$388.44 million||$386.70 million||View||Listen|
|11/3/2016||Q316||$0.85||$0.87||$386.68 million||$387.50 million||View||N/A|
|8/9/2016||Q216||$0.83||$0.84||$384.09 million||$387.50 million||View||N/A|
|5/5/2016||Q116||$0.47||$0.53||$333.25 million||$338.50 million||View||N/A|
|2/23/2016||Q415||$0.82||$0.79||$354.69 million||$356.00 million||View||Listen|
|11/5/2015||Q315||$1.16||$1.27||$348.54 million||$350.70 million||View||N/A|
|8/6/2015||Q215||$0.75||$1.22||$342.74 million||$344.20 million||View||N/A|
|5/6/2015||Q115||$0.72||$0.42||$294.60 million||$302.50 million||View||N/A|
|2/25/2015||Q414||$0.38||$0.92||$325.83 million||$336.70 million||View||N/A|
|11/5/2014||Q314||$0.37||$0.37||$332.30 million||$335.00 million||View||N/A|
|8/7/2014||Q214||$0.35||$0.30||$333.27 million||$330.40 million||View||N/A|
|5/12/2014||Q114||$0.06||($0.05)||$292.40 million||$284.90 million||View||N/A|
|2/27/2014||Q413||$0.16||$0.11||$316.50 million||$320.40 million||View||N/A|
|11/6/2013||Q3 2013||$0.18||$0.19||$322.12 million||$323.18 million||View||N/A|
|8/8/2013||Q2 2013||$0.21||$0.22||$323.84 million||$324.70 million||View||N/A|
|5/8/2013||Q1 2013||($0.03)||($0.07)||$283.80 million||$283.50 million||View||N/A|
|2/27/2013||Q4 2012||$0.11||$0.08||$304.39 million||$305.50 million||View||N/A|
|11/7/2012||Q312||$0.14||$0.12||$305.32 million||$306.30 million||View||N/A|
Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) Earnings Estimates
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.14 EPS
Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) Dividend Information
|Dividend Growth:||-0.10% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||103.11% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
64.59% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
|Track Record:||2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth|
Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ LAMR) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Insider Ownership Percentage: 14.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 84.44%
Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ LAMR) Insider Trades by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|12/14/2017||Stephen P Mumblow||Director||Sell||4,000||$78.33||$313,320.00||11,031|| |
|5/24/2017||Stephen P Mumblow||Director||Sell||20,000||$70.61||$1,412,200.00||5,970|| |
|3/29/2017||Anna Reilly||Director||Sell||50,000||$74.83||$3,741,500.00||141,859|| |
|3/20/2017||Keith A Istre||CFO||Sell||25,000||$77.47||$1,936,750.00||169,253|| |
|3/9/2017||John Maxwell Hamilton||Director||Sell||4,000||$76.20||$304,800.00||19,431|| |
|3/6/2017||John Maxwell Hamilton||Director||Sell||2,000||$76.00||$152,000.00||17,431|| |
|3/2/2017||John Maxwell Hamilton||Director||Sell||2,000||$76.00||$152,000.00||17,431|| |
|11/15/2016||Keith A Istre||CFO||Sell||25,000||$61.04||$1,526,000.00||151,199|| |
|6/16/2016||Stephen P Mumblow||Director||Sell||10,000||$63.50||$635,000.00||30,970|| |
|5/9/2016||Keith A Istre||CFO||Sell||8,918||$63.47||$566,025.46||135,117|| |
|11/12/2015||Stephen P. Mumblow||Director||Sell||6,000||$58.33||$349,980.00||34,794|| |
|3/30/2015||Kevin P Reilly Jr||Major Shareholder||Sell||80,294||$58.54||$4,700,410.76|| |
|3/25/2015||Kevin P Reilly Jr||Major Shareholder||Sell||101,928||$59.11||$6,024,964.08|| |
|3/18/2015||Sean E Reilly||CEO||Sell||116,444||$58.90||$6,858,551.60|| |
|3/9/2015||Anna Reilly||Director||Sell||81,526||$57.32||$4,673,070.32|| |
|8/11/2014||Keith A Istre||CFO||Sell||26,665||$50.96||$1,358,848.40|| |
|3/20/2014||Stephen Mumblow||Director||Sell||10,000||$52.72||$527,200.00||27,276|| |
|8/14/2013||Anna Reilly||Director||Sell||150,000||$44.03||$6,604,500.00||151,221|| |
|7/12/2013||Advisory Corp Spo||Major Shareholder||Sell||485,000||$44.97||$21,810,450.00|| |
|8/21/2012||Keith A Istre||CFO||Sell||20,000||$32.90||$658,000.00|| |
|8/9/2012||Advisory Corp Spo||Major Shareholder||Sell||3,100,000||$33.75||$104,625,000.00|| |
Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ LAMR) News Headlines
|Notable Thursday Option Activity: LAMR, ULTA, SEAS - Nasdaq|
www.nasdaq.com - March 16 at 11:20 AM
|Lamar Advertising Company (LAMR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 16, 2018 - Nasdaq|
www.nasdaq.com - March 15 at 3:38 PM
|EX-Dividend Schedule: Lamar Advertising Raised its Dividend by 10%; Will Trade Ex-Dividend on March 16, 2018|
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 10:16 AM
|Only 3 Days Left Before Lamar Advertising Company (REIT) (NASDAQ:LAMR) Will Start Trading Ex-Dividend, Should You Buy?|
finance.yahoo.com - March 12 at 3:35 PM
|This Morning's Technical Outlook on REIT Stocks -- Investors Real Estate Trust, iStar, Lamar Advertising Company ... - PR Newswire (press release)|
www.prnewswire.com - March 12 at 8:05 AM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Price Target Increased to $68.00 by Analysts at MKM Partners|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 8 at 6:41 PM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) PT Raised to $68 at MKM Partners - StreetInsider.com|
www.streetinsider.com - March 8 at 3:39 PM
|Sei Investments Co. Increases Holdings in Lamar Advertising (LAMR)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 7:25 AM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Shares Sold by First Trust Advisors LP|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 8:18 AM
|State of Tennessee Treasury Department Raises Stake in Lamar Advertising (LAMR)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 3 at 10:12 AM
|The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company Has $10.45 Million Position in Lamar Advertising (LAMR)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 3 at 8:34 AM
|CWH Capital Management Inc. Reduces Position in Lamar Advertising (LAMR)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 2 at 4:44 PM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Shares Sold by WS Management Lllp|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 28 at 5:21 PM
|Fairview Capital Investment Management LLC Has $7.02 Million Position in Lamar Advertising (LAMR)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 28 at 3:40 PM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Stock Slips Despite Q4 FFO Beat - Nasdaq|
www.nasdaq.com - February 28 at 3:40 PM
|Liberty Mutual Group Asset Management Inc. Has $1.58 Million Stake in Lamar Advertising (LAMR)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 28 at 12:56 PM
|Lamar Advertising -4.2% despite Q4 gains|
seekingalpha.com - February 28 at 10:33 AM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Position Boosted by BlackRock Inc.|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 28 at 5:16 AM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.17 EPS|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 5:32 PM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha|
seekingalpha.com - February 27 at 3:38 PM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 9:28 AM
|Lamar Advertising beats by $0.04, beats on revenue|
seekingalpha.com - February 27 at 9:17 AM
|Lamar Advertising Company Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End 2017 Operating Results|
finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 9:17 AM
|Is Lamar Advertising Company (REIT) (NASDAQ:LAMR) A Sell At Its Current PE Ratio?|
finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 9:17 AM
|Lamar Advertising Company Class A to Host Earnings Call|
finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 9:17 AM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Holdings Boosted by Arizona State Retirement System|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 4:24 AM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Stake Lowered by Rhumbline Advisers|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 26 at 1:42 PM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $396.20 Million|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 25 at 4:22 AM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 3:42 PM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Shares Sold by OppenheimerFunds Inc.|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 2:56 PM
|FDx Advisors Inc. Sells 3,306 Shares of Lamar Advertising (LAMR)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 2:16 PM
|American International Group Inc. Has $12.92 Million Holdings in Lamar Advertising (LAMR)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 12:56 PM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Stake Lessened by Bank of New York Mellon Corp|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 9:56 AM
|California Public Employees Retirement System Has $15.71 Million Holdings in Lamar Advertising (LAMR)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 5:10 AM
|$1.29 EPS Expected for Lamar Advertising (LAMR) This Quarter|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 23 at 5:30 PM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.91|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 22 at 6:40 PM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Tuesday|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 20 at 1:02 AM
|Lamar Advertising Company Announces Redemption of 5 7/8% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2022 - GlobeNewswire (press release)|
globenewswire.com - February 18 at 3:32 PM
|Lamar Advertising Company Announces Redemption of 5 7/8% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2022|
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 9:50 AM
|Notable Thursday Option Activity: OFG, SQ, LAMR|
www.nasdaq.com - February 16 at 10:00 AM
|Lamar Advertising Company -- Moody's says Lamar's ratings are unchanged following the upsize of the term loan B|
finance.yahoo.com - February 15 at 3:38 PM
|Lamar Advertising Company -- Moody's assigns Baa3 rating to Lamar's senior credit facility and new term loan B; existing senior notes downgraded to Ba2|
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 3:17 PM
|A Billboard In Your Portfolio With Lamar|
seekingalpha.com - February 11 at 3:20 PM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Price Target Raised to $70.00 at Morgan Stanley|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 9 at 6:42 PM
|Zacks: Brokerages Expect Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $396.20 Million|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 8 at 3:38 AM
| Analysts Expect Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Will Post Earnings of $1.29 Per Share|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 6 at 5:10 PM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 4 at 11:54 PM
|Notable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - LAMR - Nasdaq|
www.nasdaq.com - February 3 at 3:16 PM
|Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 30 at 3:34 PM
| Brokerages Expect Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $396.20 Million|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 22 at 4:22 AM
Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) SEC Filings
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Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow Statement
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