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Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Competitors

$119.86
+1.18 (+0.99%)
(As of 05/24/2024 ET)

LAMR vs. GLPI, ELS, KIM, UDR, WPC, CPT, HST, AMH, REG, and DOC

Should you be buying Lamar Advertising stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Lamar Advertising include Gaming and Leisure Properties (GLPI), Equity LifeStyle Properties (ELS), Kimco Realty (KIM), UDR (UDR), W. P. Carey (WPC), Camden Property Trust (CPT), Host Hotels & Resorts (HST), American Homes 4 Rent (AMH), Regency Centers (REG), and Healthpeak Properties (DOC). These companies are all part of the "real estate investment trusts" industry.

Lamar Advertising vs.

Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) and Gaming and Leisure Properties (NASDAQ:GLPI) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, community ranking, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, profitability, media sentiment and risk.

Gaming and Leisure Properties has a net margin of 50.05% compared to Lamar Advertising's net margin of 23.29%. Lamar Advertising's return on equity of 41.86% beat Gaming and Leisure Properties' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Lamar Advertising23.29% 41.86% 7.61%
Gaming and Leisure Properties 50.05%16.79%6.38%

Gaming and Leisure Properties received 57 more outperform votes than Lamar Advertising when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 63.82% of users gave Gaming and Leisure Properties an outperform vote while only 59.08% of users gave Lamar Advertising an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Lamar AdvertisingOutperform Votes
384
59.08%
Underperform Votes
266
40.92%
Gaming and Leisure PropertiesOutperform Votes
441
63.82%
Underperform Votes
250
36.18%

Lamar Advertising has a beta of 1.49, suggesting that its stock price is 49% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Gaming and Leisure Properties has a beta of 0.94, suggesting that its stock price is 6% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Gaming and Leisure Properties has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Lamar Advertising. Gaming and Leisure Properties is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Lamar Advertising, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Lamar Advertising$2.11B5.81$495.76M$4.8724.61
Gaming and Leisure Properties$1.44B8.42$734.28M$2.7116.48

In the previous week, Lamar Advertising had 21 more articles in the media than Gaming and Leisure Properties. MarketBeat recorded 38 mentions for Lamar Advertising and 17 mentions for Gaming and Leisure Properties. Gaming and Leisure Properties' average media sentiment score of 0.72 beat Lamar Advertising's score of 0.11 indicating that Gaming and Leisure Properties is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Lamar Advertising
5 Very Positive mention(s)
8 Positive mention(s)
8 Neutral mention(s)
12 Negative mention(s)
4 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Gaming and Leisure Properties
7 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
7 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

93.8% of Lamar Advertising shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 91.1% of Gaming and Leisure Properties shares are owned by institutional investors. 15.0% of Lamar Advertising shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 4.4% of Gaming and Leisure Properties shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Lamar Advertising pays an annual dividend of $5.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.3%. Gaming and Leisure Properties pays an annual dividend of $3.04 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.8%. Lamar Advertising pays out 106.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Gaming and Leisure Properties pays out 112.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

Lamar Advertising presently has a consensus target price of $109.50, indicating a potential downside of 8.64%. Gaming and Leisure Properties has a consensus target price of $51.46, indicating a potential upside of 15.26%. Given Gaming and Leisure Properties' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Gaming and Leisure Properties is more favorable than Lamar Advertising.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Lamar Advertising
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00
Gaming and Leisure Properties
0 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
7 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.54

Summary

Lamar Advertising and Gaming and Leisure Properties tied by winning 10 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding LAMR and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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LAMR vs. The Competition

MetricLamar AdvertisingReal estate investment trusts IndustryFinance SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$12.25B$6.51B$9.57B$8.05B
Dividend Yield4.38%6.99%6.24%3.96%
P/E Ratio24.6128.9844.0614.77
Price / Sales5.816.16198.6271.53
Price / Cash15.2216.4928.0131.15
Price / Book10.359.153.224.56
Net Income$495.76M$151.15M$1.00B$214.00M
7 Day Performance-0.04%-3.07%-1.27%-1.04%
1 Month Performance6.25%1.28%2.25%3.85%
1 Year Performance32.49%4.17%18.83%8.64%

Lamar Advertising Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
GLPI
Gaming and Leisure Properties
4.7549 of 5 stars
$44.88
+0.8%
$51.82
+15.5%
-5.3%$12.18B$1.44B16.5618Dividend Announcement
Analyst Forecast
ELS
Equity LifeStyle Properties
4.5139 of 5 stars
$62.29
-0.3%
$68.85
+10.5%
-2.1%$11.62B$1.49B34.044,000Positive News
KIM
Kimco Realty
4.5611 of 5 stars
$19.21
+0.3%
$21.48
+11.8%
+2.4%$12.95B$1.78B36.25N/AAnalyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
UDR
UDR
4.6086 of 5 stars
$39.37
+0.6%
$42.06
+6.8%
-1.2%$12.96B$1.63B28.531,410Analyst Revision
WPC
W. P. Carey
4.0989 of 5 stars
$59.37
+1.2%
$63.18
+6.4%
-16.4%$12.99B$1.74B22.57197
CPT
Camden Property Trust
4.0908 of 5 stars
$106.91
+0.2%
$108.36
+1.4%
-0.1%$11.39B$1.54B26.201,640Positive News
HST
Host Hotels & Resorts
4.6726 of 5 stars
$18.53
+0.4%
$21.29
+14.9%
+10.4%$13.06B$5.31B18.17163Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Positive News
AMH
American Homes 4 Rent
4.4545 of 5 stars
$36.06
+0.4%
$39.62
+9.9%
+9.0%$13.21B$1.62B36.801,725Positive News
REG
Regency Centers
4.2515 of 5 stars
$59.75
-0.1%
$70.73
+18.4%
+5.2%$11.04B$1.32B29.15492Analyst Forecast
DOC
Healthpeak Properties
4.0114 of 5 stars
$19.82
+1.3%
$18.50
-6.7%
+39.5%$13.95B$2.18B56.63193

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This page (NASDAQ:LAMR) was last updated on 5/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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