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NASDAQ:LAMR

Lamar Advertising - LAMR Stock Forecast, Price & News

$105.55
+1.14 (+1.09%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$104.28
$105.61
50-Day Range
$84.54
$105.55
52-Week Range
$83.96
$124.32
Volume
194,550 shs
Average Volume
487,008 shs
Market Capitalization
$10.72 billion
P/E Ratio
23.51
Dividend Yield
4.60%
Price Target
$116.33

Lamar Advertising MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.33 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
10.2% Upside
$116.33 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.57% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.94
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.73mentions of Lamar Advertising in the last 14 days
Based on 8 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$901,700 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
4.92%
From $6.91 to $7.25 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.23 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

549th out of 926 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

102nd out of 195 stocks

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About Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) Stock

Founded in 1902, Lamar Advertising (Nasdaq: LAMR) is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in North America, with over 352,000 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 approximately 3,800 displays.

Lamar Advertising Trading Up 1.1 %

NASDAQ:LAMR traded up $1.14 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $105.55. The company's stock had a trading volume of 194,550 shares, compared to its average volume of 487,008. Lamar Advertising has a 52-week low of $83.96 and a 52-week high of $124.32. The stock's fifty day simple moving average is $93.93 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $103.46. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.43, a current ratio of 0.64 and a quick ratio of 0.64. The firm has a market capitalization of $10.72 billion, a P/E ratio of 23.51 and a beta of 1.38.

Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR - Get Rating) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 3rd. The real estate investment trust reported $1.32 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.27 by $0.05. Lamar Advertising had a net margin of 23.52% and a return on equity of 37.09%. During the same period last year, the business earned $1.75 EPS. Research analysts expect that Lamar Advertising will post 6.91 EPS for the current year.

Lamar Advertising Increases Dividend

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, June 30th. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 20th were paid a dividend of $1.20 per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, June 16th. This represents a $4.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.55%. This is a positive change from Lamar Advertising's previous quarterly dividend of $1.10. Lamar Advertising's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 106.90%.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Several equities research analysts have issued reports on LAMR shares. StockNews.com cut shares of Lamar Advertising from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday, June 2nd. Citigroup raised shares of Lamar Advertising from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and decreased their target price for the stock from $112.00 to $108.00 in a research report on Thursday, July 7th. Finally, Morgan Stanley raised their target price on shares of Lamar Advertising from $103.00 to $110.00 and gave the stock an "equal weight" rating in a research report on Thursday, August 4th.

Insider Activity

In other news, Director Anna Reilly sold 10,000 shares of Lamar Advertising stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, June 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $90.17, for a total transaction of $901,700.00. Following the sale, the director now owns 145,928 shares in the company, valued at $13,158,327.76. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Insiders own 14.99% of the company's stock.

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LAMR Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/30 Dividend
6/16/2022
Dividend Payable
6/30/2022
Last Earnings
8/03/2022
Today
8/13/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/02/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Real estate investment trusts
Sub-Industry
Advertising
Sector
Finance
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:LAMR
CUSIP
51281510
Employees
3,350
Year Founded
1902

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$116.33
High Stock Price Forecast
$131.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$108.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+10.2%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.33
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$388.09 million
Pretax Margin
24.09%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.79 billion
Cash Flow
$6.64 per share
Book Value
$12.21 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
86,315,000
Market Cap
$10.72 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.38

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Kevin Patrick Reilly Jr. (Age 67)
    Exec. Chairman
    Comp: $718.77k
  • Mr. Sean E. Reilly (Age 60)
    CEO & Pres
    Comp: $1.9M
  • Mr. Jay Lecoryelle Johnson (Age 45)
    Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer
    Comp: $1.27M
  • Micky Vint
    Exec. VP of Operations
  • Mr. Sukhvinder Singh (Age 51)
    Sr. VP of Technology and Innovation
  • Mr. Lee Kantrow Jr. (Age 48)
    Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. James R. McIlwain
    Sec. & Gen. Counsel
  • Mr. John M. Miller
    Exec. VP of Sales & Marketing
  • Ms. Tammy Duncan
    Exec. VP of HR
  • Hal Kilshaw
    Exec. VP of Gov.al Relations













LAMR Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Lamar Advertising stock right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lamar Advertising in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" LAMR shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in LAMR, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Lamar Advertising's stock price forecast for 2022?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Lamar Advertising's shares. Their LAMR share price forecasts range from $108.00 to $131.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $116.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have LAMR shares performed in 2022?

Lamar Advertising's stock was trading at $121.30 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, LAMR shares have decreased by 13.0% and is now trading at $105.55.
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When is Lamar Advertising's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 2nd 2022.
View our LAMR earnings forecast
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How were Lamar Advertising's earnings last quarter?

Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 3rd. The real estate investment trust reported $1.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.27 by $0.05. Lamar Advertising had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 37.09% and a net margin of 23.52%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.75 earnings per share.

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

Lamar Advertising announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 19th. Investors of record on Monday, June 20th will be given a dividend of $1.20 per share on Thursday, June 30th. This represents a $4.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.55%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 16th. This is an increase from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $1.10.
Read our dividend analysis for LAMR
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Is Lamar Advertising a good dividend stock?

Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) pays an annual dividend of $4.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.60%. LAMR has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 106.90%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, LAMR will have a dividend payout ratio of 66.21% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for LAMR.

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

Lamar Advertising updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.88-$4.96 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.66. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is Sean Reilly's approval rating as Lamar Advertising's CEO?

86 employees have rated Lamar Advertising Chief Executive Officer Sean Reilly on Glassdoor.com. Sean Reilly has an approval rating of 87% among the company's employees.

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 Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Chevron (CVX), AT&T (T), Iron Mountain (IRM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Pfizer (PFE), Duke Energy (DUK) and International Business Machines (IBM).

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (5.12%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.52%), DAVENPORT & Co LLC (1.68%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.14%), Hamlin Capital Management LLC (1.06%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.02%). Insiders that own company stock include Anna Reilly, Jay Lecoryelle Johnson, John E Koerner III and Stephen P Mumblow.
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How do I buy shares of Lamar Advertising?

Shares of LAMR stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Lamar Advertising's stock price today?

One share of LAMR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $105.55.

How much money does Lamar Advertising make?

Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) has a market capitalization of $10.72 billion and generates $1.79 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $388.09 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.49 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Lamar Advertising have?

The company employs 3,350 workers across the globe.

When was Lamar Advertising founded?

Lamar Advertising was founded in 1902.

How can I contact Lamar Advertising?

Lamar Advertising's mailing address is 5321 CORPORATE BOULEVARD, BATON ROUGE LA, 70808. The official website for the company is www.lamar.com. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at (225) 308-5060, via email at twall@lamar.com, or via fax at 225-926-1005.

This page (NASDAQ:LAMR) was last updated on 8/13/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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