NASDAQ:LAMR - Lamar Advertising Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $71.62 -0.71 (-0.98 %) (As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$71.62Today's Range$71.3717 - $72.3052-Week Range$61.36 - $79.17Volume261,586 shsAverage Volume482,857 shsMarket Capitalization$7.12 billionP/E Ratio14.18Dividend Yield5.03%Beta1.06 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Founded in 1902, Lamar Advertising (Nasdaq: LAMR) is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in North America, with more than 348,000 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 2,800 displays. Receive LAMR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LAMR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Real estate investment trusts Sub-IndustryAdvertising SectorFinance SymbolNASDAQ:LAMR CUSIP51281510 Webwww.lamar.com Phone225-926-1000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.50 Current Ratio1.59 Quick Ratio1.59 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio14.18 Forward P/E Ratio13.46 P/E Growth4.53 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.54 billion Price / Sales4.57 Cash Flow$5.3809 per share Price / Cash13.31 Book Value$11.23 per share Price / Book6.38 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.05 Net Income$317.67 million Net Margins18.69% Return on Equity27.02% Return on Assets7.15% Miscellaneous Employees3,400 Outstanding Shares98,440,000Market Cap$7,120.46 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, May 17th. Investors of record on Friday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.91 per share on Friday, June 29th. This represents a $3.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 14th. View Lamar Advertising's Dividend History. How were Lamar Advertising's earnings last quarter? Lamar Advertising Co (NASDAQ:LAMR) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.98 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.67. The real estate investment trust earned $361.03 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $360.27 million. Lamar Advertising had a return on equity of 27.02% and a net margin of 18.69%. Lamar Advertising's revenue for the quarter was up 4.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.88 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 Wednesday, August, 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Lamar Advertising. What price target have analysts set for LAMR? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Lamar Advertising's stock. Their predictions range from $68.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect Lamar Advertising's stock price to reach $68.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.1%. View Analyst Ratings for Lamar Advertising. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lamar Advertising? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lamar Advertising in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of Lamar Advertising's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Lamar Advertising include Weyerhaeuser (WY), DIGITAL Rlty Tr/SH SH (DLR), AvalonBay Communities (AVB), Equity Residential (EQR), Welltower (WELL), UNIBAIL-RODAMCO/ADR (UNRDY), Ventas (VTR), GGP (GGP), Boston Properties (BXP), SBA Communications (SBAC), Host Hotels and Resorts (HST), Realty Income (O), Essex Property Trust (ESS), Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) and Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE). Who are Lamar Advertising's key executives? Lamar Advertising's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Kevin Patrick Reilly Jr., Chairman & Pres (Age 63)Mr. Sean E. Reilly, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 56)Mr. Keith A. Istre, Treasurer, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 65)Robert B. Switzer, VP of OperationsMr. Buster Kantrow, Director, Investor Relations Has Lamar Advertising been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about LAMR stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Lamar Advertising earned a news sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 45.11 out of 100, meaning that recent news 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 a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY (0.97%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.50%), Beacon Financial Group (0.11%), Capital One National Association (0.05%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.05%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.05%). 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 major investors are selling Lamar Advertising stock? LAMR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, GWM Advisors LLC, Beacon Financial Group and Capital One National Association. Company insiders that have sold Lamar Advertising company stock in the last year include Keith A Istre and Stephen P Mumblow. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lamar Advertising. Which major investors are buying Lamar Advertising stock? LAMR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Amalgamated Bank and Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel Ltd.. 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 $71.62. How big of a company is Lamar Advertising? Lamar Advertising has a market capitalization of $7.12 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 $5.05 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] MarketBeat Community Rating for Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ LAMR)Community Ranking: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 224 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 343 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 567MarketBeat'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 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Should I follow buy, hold and sell recommendations?