NASDAQ:LAMR - Lamar Advertising Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$71.74 +0.43 (+0.60 %)
(As of 07/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$71.31
Today's Range$71.07 - $71.85
52-Week Range$61.36 - $79.17
Volume363,710 shs
Average Volume595,024 shs
Market Capitalization$7.02 billion
P/E Ratio14.22
Dividend Yield5.17%
Lamar Advertising logoFounded 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Real estate investment trusts


Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.50
Current Ratio1.59
Quick Ratio1.59


Trailing P/E Ratio14.22
Forward P/E Ratio13.48
P/E Growth4.47

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.54 billion
Price / Sales4.58
Cash Flow$5.4680 per share
Price / Cash13.12
Book Value$11.23 per share
Price / Book6.39


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.05
Net Income$317.67 million
Net Margins18.69%
Return on Equity27.02%
Return on Assets7.15%


Outstanding Shares98,440,000
Market Cap$7,020.04

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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 declared 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 yield of 5.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 14th. View Lamar Advertising's Dividend History.

How were Lamar Advertising's earnings last quarter?

Lamar Advertising Co (NASDAQ:LAMR) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.98 earnings per share for the quarter, beating 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 the consensus estimate of $360.27 million. Lamar Advertising had a net margin of 18.69% and a return on equity of 27.02%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $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 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Lamar Advertising's stock. Their predictions range from $68.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate Lamar Advertising's share price to reach $68.6667 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.3%. 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?

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 Operations
  • Mr. Buster Kantrow, Director, Investor Relations

Has Lamar Advertising been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about LAMR stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Lamar Advertising earned a news sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 45.62 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are Lamar Advertising's major shareholders?

Lamar Advertising's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Scout Investments Inc. (0.50%), Beacon Financial Group (0.11%), Capital One National Association (0.05%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.05%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.05%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.04%). 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 State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Manning & Napier Group 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Bank of Montreal Can 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 $71.74.

How big of a company is Lamar Advertising?

Lamar Advertising has a market capitalization of $7.02 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  221 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  342 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  563
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 7/16/2018 by Staff

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