NASDAQ:LAMR - Lamar Advertising Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $77.78 +0.83 (+1.08 %) (As of 09/21/2018 05:38 AM ET)Previous Close$76.95Today's Range$76.74 - $77.9152-Week Range$61.36 - $79.40Volume303,600 shsAverage Volume534,375 shsMarket Capitalization$7.70 billionP/E Ratio15.40Dividend Yield4.67%Beta1.13 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media 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 Ratio2.37 Current Ratio1.48 Quick Ratio1.48 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio15.40 Forward P/E Ratio15.28 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.54 billion Price / Sales4.99 Cash Flow$5.4202 per share Price / Cash14.35 Book Value$11.23 per share Price / Book6.93 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.05 Net Income$317.67 million Net Margins18.93% Return on Equity27.75% Return on Assets7.27% Miscellaneous Employees3,400 Outstanding Shares98,830,000Market Cap$7.70 billion 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 Wednesday, August 22nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 14th will be given a dividend of $0.91 per share on Friday, September 28th. This represents a $3.64 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.68%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 13th. View Lamar Advertising's Dividend History. How were Lamar Advertising's earnings last quarter? Lamar Advertising Co (NASDAQ:LAMR) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 8th. The real estate investment trust reported $1.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.96 by $0.06. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $419.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $416.75 million. Lamar Advertising had a return on equity of 27.75% and a net margin of 18.93%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 5.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.94 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 Monday, November, 5th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Lamar Advertising. What guidance has Lamar Advertising issued on next quarter's earnings? Lamar Advertising updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.94-$3.04 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.02. What price target have analysts set for LAMR? 5 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Lamar Advertising's shares. Their predictions range from $69.00 to $93.00. On average, they anticipate Lamar Advertising's share price to reach $76.80 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for Lamar Advertising. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lamar Advertising? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lamar Advertising in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Lamar Advertising. Who are some of Lamar Advertising's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Lamar Advertising include Weyerhaeuser (WY), AvalonBay Communities (AVB), DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (DLR), Equity Residential (EQR), Welltower (WELL), UNIBAIL-RODAMCO/ADR (UNRDY), GGP (GGP), Ventas (VTR), Boston Properties (BXP), SBA Communications (SBAC), Realty Income (O), Essex Property Trust (ESS), Host Hotels and Resorts (HST), 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? News articles about LAMR stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. 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 impact score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Lamar Advertising. Who are Lamar Advertising's major shareholders? Lamar Advertising's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Janus Henderson Group PLC (8.41%), BlackRock Inc. (8.11%), Schroder Investment Management Group (3.58%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.11%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.34%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.33%). 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 institutional investors are selling Lamar Advertising stock? LAMR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Point72 Asset Management L.P., PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Pzena Investment Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Daiwa Securities Group Inc.. 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 institutional investors are buying Lamar Advertising stock? LAMR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Schroder Investment Management Group, FMR LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and BlackRock Inc.. 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 $77.78. How big of a company is Lamar Advertising? Lamar Advertising has a market capitalization of $7.70 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: 242 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 360 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 602MarketBeat'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 9/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How Do You Calculate Return on Equity (ROE)?