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NASDAQ:LAMRLamar Advertising Stock Price, Forecast & News

$66.30
-2.18 (-3.18 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$64.31
Now: $66.30
$68.31
50-Day Range
$47.15
MA: $57.74
$70.03
52-Week Range
$30.89
Now: $66.30
$96.82
Volume1.28 million shs
Average Volume1.08 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.68 billion
P/E Ratio18.47
Dividend Yield5.84%
Beta1.35
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. In addition to its more traditional out-of-home inventory, Lamar is proud to offer its customers the largest network of digital billboards in the United States with over 3,100 displays.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.50 out of 5 stars


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$6.04 per share
Book Value$11.29 per share

Profitability

Net Income$372.11 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,600
Market Cap$6.68 billion
Next Earnings Date8/5/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Lamar Advertising's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Lamar Advertising's stock was trading at $68.25 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LAMR shares have decreased by 2.9% and is now trading at $66.30. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Lamar Advertising?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lamar Advertising in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Lamar Advertising.

When is Lamar Advertising's next earnings date?

Lamar Advertising is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 5th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Lamar Advertising.

How were Lamar Advertising's earnings last quarter?

Lamar Advertising Co (NASDAQ:LAMR) issued its earnings results on Thursday, May, 7th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.40 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.04. The real estate investment trust earned $406.57 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $396.04 million. Lamar Advertising had a net margin of 20.35% and a return on equity of 31.25%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 5.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.51 earnings per share. View Lamar Advertising's earnings history.

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

Lamar Advertising declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 28th. Investors of record on Monday, June 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share on Tuesday, June 30th. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.02%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 19th. View Lamar Advertising's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for LAMR?

5 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Lamar Advertising's stock. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $94.00. On average, they expect Lamar Advertising's stock price to reach $66.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.2% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Lamar Advertising.

Has Lamar Advertising been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about LAMR stock have been trending very negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Lamar Advertising earned a coverage optimism score of -3.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutLamar Advertising.

Are investors shorting Lamar Advertising?

Lamar Advertising saw a decrease in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,820,000 shares, a decrease of 10.5% from the April 15th total of 3,150,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,000,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.8 days. Currently, 3.3% of the shares of the company 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), Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Chevron (CVX), Alphabet (GOOG), Iron Mountain (IRM), Pfizer (PFE) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

Who are Lamar Advertising's key executives?

Lamar Advertising's management team includes the following 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

What is Lamar Advertising's stock symbol?

Lamar Advertising trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LAMR."

Who are Lamar Advertising's major shareholders?

Lamar Advertising's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.82%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (7.65%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.51%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.51%), State Street Corp (2.11%) and Cohen & Steers Inc. (2.10%). Company insiders that own Lamar Advertising stock include John E Koerner III, 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 Federated Hermes Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Invesco Ltd., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Eaton Vance Management, Alliancebernstein L.P., Schroder Investment Management Group, and Principal Financial Group Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity 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 Capital International Investors, Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., Colony Capital Inc., Pacer Advisors Inc., APG Asset Management N.V., APG Asset Management N.V., Cohen & Steers Inc., and Copeland Capital Management LLC. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $66.30.

How big of a company is Lamar Advertising?

Lamar Advertising has a market capitalization of $6.68 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.

What is Lamar Advertising's official website?

The official website for Lamar Advertising is 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]

This page was last updated on 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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