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NASDAQ:LAMR - Lamar Advertising Stock Price, Forecast & News

$88.69
-2.69 (-2.94 %)
(As of 02/26/2020 06:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
$88.64
Now: $88.69
$92.17
50-Day Range
$88.13
MA: $93.10
$96.19
52-Week Range
$74.38
Now: $88.69
$96.82
Volume430,898 shs
Average Volume343,986 shs
Market Capitalization$8.91 billion
P/E Ratio23.97
Dividend Yield4.20%
Beta1
Founded in 1902, Lamar Advertising (Nasdaq: LAMR) is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in North America, with approximately 360,000 displays across the United States and Canada. Lamar offers advertisers a variety of billboard, interstate logo, transit and airport advertising formats, helping both local businesses and national brands reach broad audiences every day. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryAdvertising
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LAMR
CUSIP51281510
Phone225-926-1000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.75 billion
Cash Flow$5.89 per share
Book Value$11.75 per share

Profitability

Net Income$372.11 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,600
Market Cap$8.91 billion
Next Earnings Date5/7/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 Wednesday, December 4th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.96 per share on Monday, December 30th. This represents a $3.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.33%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 13th. View Lamar Advertising's Dividend History.

How were Lamar Advertising's earnings last quarter?

Lamar Advertising Co (NASDAQ:LAMR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 20th. The real estate investment trust reported $1.02 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.10 by $0.08. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $462.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $464.04 million. Lamar Advertising had a net margin of 21.21% and a return on equity of 32.37%. Lamar Advertising's revenue for the quarter was up 8.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.96 EPS. View Lamar Advertising's Earnings History.

When is Lamar Advertising's next earnings date?

Lamar Advertising is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 7th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Lamar Advertising.

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

Lamar Advertising updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 20th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.55-3.69 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.93.

What price target have analysts set for LAMR?

2 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Lamar Advertising's shares. Their forecasts range from $91.00 to $94.00. On average, they anticipate Lamar Advertising's share price to reach $92.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Lamar Advertising.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lamar Advertising?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lamar Advertising in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Lamar Advertising.

Has Lamar Advertising been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about LAMR stock has been trending extremely negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Lamar Advertising earned a news sentiment score of -4.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Lamar Advertising.

Are investors shorting Lamar Advertising?

Lamar Advertising saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,720,000 shares, an increase of 6.0% from the January 15th total of 3,510,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 374,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 9.9 days. Approximately 4.4% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Lamar Advertising's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Lamar Advertising's key competitors?

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 AT&T (T), Walt Disney (DIS), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Iron Mountain (IRM), Verizon Communications (VZ), Alphabet (GOOG), Chevron (CVX), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Pfizer (PFE) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

Who are Lamar Advertising's key executives?

Lamar Advertising's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Kevin Patrick Reilly Jr., Chairman & Pres (Age 64)
  • Mr. Sean E. Reilly, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Keith A. Istre, Chief Financial & Accounting Officer and Treasurer (Age 66)
  • Mr. Robert B. Switzer, VP of Operations
  • Mr. Buster Kantrow, Director of Investor Relations

Who are Lamar Advertising's major shareholders?

Lamar Advertising's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Janus Henderson Group PLC (7.73%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.45%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.26%), State Street Corp (2.05%), Cohen & Steers Inc. (1.98%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.88%). Company insiders that own Lamar Advertising stock include Keith A Istre, Sean E Reilly, Stephen P Mumblow and Thomas V Reifenheiser. 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 Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC and Wedge Capital Management L L P NC. Company insiders that have sold Lamar Advertising company stock in the last year include Keith A Istre, Sean E Reilly, Stephen P Mumblow and Thomas V Reifenheiser. 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 Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Advisory Research Inc., Cohen & Steers Inc., Daiwa Securities Group Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Scout Investments Inc., Bank of Montreal Can and UBS Group AG. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Lamar Advertising's stock price today?

One share of LAMR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $88.69.

How big of a company is Lamar Advertising?

Lamar Advertising has a market capitalization of $8.91 billion and generates $1.75 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $372.11 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.80 on an earnings per share basis. Lamar Advertising employs 3,600 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Lamar Advertising.

What is Lamar Advertising's official website?

The official website for Lamar Advertising is http://www.lamar.com/.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ LAMR)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  351 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  445 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  796
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lamar Advertising and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LAMR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LAMR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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