NASDAQ:SBAC - SBA Communications Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$157.82 +2.12 (+1.36 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$157.82
Today's Range$154.92 - $158.08
52-Week Range$140.62 - $177.67
Volume729,661 shs
Average Volume1.04 million shs
Market Capitalization$17.93 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.85
SBA Communications logoSBA Communications Corporation is a first choice provider and leading owner and operator of wireless communications infrastructure in North, Central, and South America. By ?Building Better Wireless,? SBA generates revenue from two primary businesses ? site leasing and site development services. The primary focus of the Company is the leasing of antenna space on its multi-tenant communication sites to a variety of wireless service providers under long-term lease contracts. For more information please visit: www.sbasite.com.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryWireless Telecommunication Services
SectorFinance
SymbolNASDAQ:SBAC
CUSIP78388J10
Phone561-226-9345

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio-3.18
Current Ratio1.18
Quick Ratio1.18

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E Ratio21.24
P/E Growth2.1

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.73 billion
Price / Sales10.49
Cash Flow$6.8114 per share
Price / Cash23.17
Book Value($22.32) per share
Price / Book-7.07

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$103.65 million
Net Margins1.73%
Return on Equity-1.26%
Return on Assets0.45%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,291
Outstanding Shares114,840,000
Market Cap$17.93 billion

SBA Communications (NASDAQ:SBAC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is SBA Communications' stock symbol?

SBA Communications trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SBAC."

How will SBA Communications' stock buyback program work?

SBA Communications announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program on Tuesday, February 27th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were SBA Communications' earnings last quarter?

SBA Communications Co. (NASDAQ:SBAC) issued its earnings results on Monday, July, 30th. The technology company reported ($0.50) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.68. The technology company earned $456.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $457.43 million. SBA Communications had a negative return on equity of 1.26% and a net margin of 1.73%. The business's revenue was up 6.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.73 earnings per share. View SBA Communications' Earnings History.

When is SBA Communications' next earnings date?

SBA Communications is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October, 29th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for SBA Communications.

What guidance has SBA Communications issued on next quarter's earnings?

SBA Communications updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, July, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of $7.21-$7.62 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $6.63. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.819-$1.859 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.85 billion.

What price target have analysts set for SBAC?

11 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for SBA Communications' stock. Their predictions range from $170.00 to $200.00. On average, they expect SBA Communications' stock price to reach $181.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for SBA Communications.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for SBA Communications?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SBA Communications in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for SBA Communications.

Who are some of SBA Communications' key competitors?

Who are SBA Communications' key executives?

SBA Communications' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jeffrey A. Stoops, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Brendan Thomas Cavanagh CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 46)
  • Mr. Thomas P. Hunt, Exec. VP, Chief Admin. Officer & Gen. Counsel (Age 60)
  • Mr. Kurt L. Bagwell, Exec. VP & Pres of International (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jason V. Silberstein, Exec. VP of Site Leasing (Age 49)

Has SBA Communications been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about SBAC stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. SBA Communications earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the technology company an impact score of 45.69 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for SBA Communications.

Who are SBA Communications' major shareholders?

SBA Communications' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.28%), Brown Advisory Inc. (2.67%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.95%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.49%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (1.49%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.14%). Company insiders that own SBA Communications stock include Brian C Carr, Brian D Lazarus, Duncan Cocroft, George R Krouse Jr, Jack Langer, Jason V Silberstein, Jeffrey Stoops, Kevin L Beebe, Kurt L Bagwell and Mark R Ciarfella. View Institutional Ownership Trends for SBA Communications.

Which major investors are selling SBA Communications stock?

SBAC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Schroder Investment Management Group, Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Jennison Associates LLC and Janus Henderson Group PLC. Company insiders that have sold SBA Communications company stock in the last year include Brian C Carr, Brian D Lazarus, George R Krouse Jr, Jason V Silberstein, Kurt L Bagwell and Mark R Ciarfella. View Insider Buying and Selling for SBA Communications.

Which major investors are buying SBA Communications stock?

SBAC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Meritage Group LP, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Brown Advisory Inc., Carillon Tower Advisers Inc. and Bank of America Corp DE. View Insider Buying and Selling for SBA Communications.

How do I buy shares of SBA Communications?

Shares of SBAC 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 SBA Communications' stock price today?

One share of SBAC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $157.82.

How big of a company is SBA Communications?

SBA Communications has a market capitalization of $17.93 billion and generates $1.73 billion in revenue each year. SBA Communications employs 1,291 workers across the globe.

How can I contact SBA Communications?

SBA Communications' mailing address is 8051 CONGRESS AVENUE, BOCA RATON FL, 33487. The technology company can be reached via phone at 561-226-9345 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for SBA Communications (NASDAQ SBAC)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  523 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  411 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  934
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This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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