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

$80.07
+1.05 (+1.33 %)
(As of 09/19/2019 01:33 PM ET)
Today's Range
$79.0134
Now: $80.0720
$80.53
50-Day Range
$74.56
MA: $77.41
$81.53
52-Week Range
$64.51
Now: $80.0720
$84.50
Volume65,631 shs
Average Volume287,975 shs
Market Capitalization$8.04 billion
P/E Ratio14.56
Dividend Yield4.80%
Beta0.96
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$1.63 billion
Cash Flow$5.3776 per share
Book Value$11.36 per share

Profitability

Net Income$305.23 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,600
Market Cap$8.04 billion
Next Earnings Date11/14/2019 (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 Thursday, August 22nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 16th will be given a dividend of $0.96 per share on Monday, September 30th. This represents a $3.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.80%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 13th. View Lamar Advertising's Dividend History.

How were Lamar Advertising's earnings last quarter?

Lamar Advertising Co (NASDAQ:LAMR) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 7th. The real estate investment trust reported $1.18 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.60 by $0.42. The real estate investment trust earned $448.74 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $451.85 million. Lamar Advertising had a return on equity of 32.10% and a net margin of 21.39%. Lamar Advertising's revenue was up 6.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.02 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, November 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Lamar Advertising.

What price target have analysts set for LAMR?

4 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Lamar Advertising's stock. Their predictions range from $75.00 to $86.00. On average, they anticipate Lamar Advertising's stock price to reach $80.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets 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, 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Lamar Advertising.

Has Lamar Advertising been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about LAMR stock have been trending negative on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public 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 -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Lamar Advertising.

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 Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Iron Mountain (IRM), Verizon Communications (VZ), Chevron (CVX), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Compass Minerals International (CMP), General Electric (GE), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T) 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 number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.75%), BlackRock Inc. (8.31%), BlackRock Inc. (8.27%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (7.89%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (7.89%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.15%). 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 Cohen & Steers Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Schroder Investment Management Group, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Daiwa Securities Group Inc.. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Bank of Montreal Can, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, APG Asset Management N.V., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Capital Advisors Inc. OK and Waratah Capital Advisors 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Lamar Advertising's stock price today?

One share of LAMR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $80.0720.

How big of a company is Lamar Advertising?

Lamar Advertising has a market capitalization of $8.04 billion and generates $1.63 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $305.23 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.50 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:  321 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  406 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  727
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 9/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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