SBA Communications Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.95 (-0.30 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 10:46 AM ET)
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Volume3,442 shs
Average Volume719,711 shs
Market Capitalization$35.09 billion
P/E Ratio260.92
Dividend Yield0.73%
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About SBA Communications

SBA Communications Corporation is a first choice provider and leading owner and operator of wireless communications infrastructure in North, Central, and South America and South Africa. By ÂBuilding Better Wireless, SBA generates revenue from two primary businesses Â- 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:


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Overall MarketRank

1.95 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

254th out of 1,974 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

57th out of 275 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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SBA Communications (NASDAQ:SBAC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is SBA Communications a buy right now?

10 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SBA Communications in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 7 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" SBA Communications stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than SBA Communications?

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When is SBA Communications' next earnings date?

SBA Communications is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 2nd 2021.
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How were SBA Communications' earnings last quarter?

SBA Communications Co. (NASDAQ:SBAC) released its quarterly earnings results on Sunday, April, 25th. The technology company reported ($0.11) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.45. The technology company earned $548.70 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $540.79 million. SBA Communications had a net margin of 6.59% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 2.99%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 6.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted ($1.14) EPS.
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How has SBA Communications' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

SBA Communications' stock was trading at $274.70 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SBAC stock has increased by 16.8% and is now trading at $320.93.
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How often does SBA Communications pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for SBA Communications?

SBA Communications declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, April 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.58 per share on Tuesday, June 15th. This represents a $2.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 19th.
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Is SBA Communications a good dividend stock?

SBA Communications pays an annual dividend of $2.32 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.73%. SBA Communications does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of SBA Communications is 24.58%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, SBA Communications will have a dividend payout ratio of 21.78% next year. This indicates that SBA Communications will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has SBA Communications issued on next quarter's earnings?

SBA Communications issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of - for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.22 billion-$2.26 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.21 billion.

What price target have analysts set for SBAC?

10 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for SBA Communications' shares. Their forecasts range from $305.00 to $350.00. On average, they anticipate SBA Communications' share price to reach $329.10 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are SBA Communications' key executives?

SBA Communications' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Steven E. Bernstein II, Founder & Independent Chairman (Age 60, Pay $195k)
  • Mr. Jeffrey A. Stoops, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62, Pay $2.62M)
  • Mr. Brendan Thomas Cavanagh CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49, Pay $1.29M)
  • Mr. Thomas P. Hunt Esq., Exec. VP, Chief Admin. Officer & Gen. Counsel (Age 63, Pay $1.33M)
  • Mr. Jason V. Silberstein, Exec. VP of Site Leasing (Age 52, Pay $1.04M)
  • Mr. Kurt L. Bagwell, Exec. VP & Pres of International (Age 56, Pay $1.23M)
  • Mr. Mark R. Ciarfella, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 55)
  • Mr. Brian D. Lazarus CPA, CPA, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 49)
  • Dr. Dipan D. Patel Ph.D., Exec. VP of Strategy, Technology & New Bus. Initiatives (Age 47)
  • Mr. Jorge Grau, Chief Information Officer & Sr. VP (Age 58)

What is Jeffrey A. Stoops' approval rating as SBA Communications' CEO?

247 employees have rated SBA Communications CEO Jeffrey A. Stoops on Jeffrey A. Stoops has an approval rating of 99% among SBA Communications' employees. This puts Jeffrey A. Stoops in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of SBA Communications' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of SBA Communications own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other SBA Communications investors own include Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), American Tower (AMT), Crown Castle International (CCI), Micron Technology (MU), The Walt Disney (DIS), AT&T (T), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

What is SBA Communications' stock symbol?

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

Who are SBA Communications' major shareholders?

SBA Communications' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.37%), Cohen & Steers Inc. (4.19%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (2.65%), Brown Advisory Inc. (2.47%), Akre Capital Management LLC (2.09%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.80%). Company insiders that own SBA Communications stock include Brendan Thomas Cavanagh, Brian C Carr, Brian D Lazarus, Duncan Cocroft, Fidelma Russo, George R Krouse Jr, George R Krouse, Jr, Jack Langer, Jeffrey Stoops, Kevin L Beebe, Kurt L Bagwell, Mark R Ciarfella, Mary S Chan, Steven E Bernstein and Thomas P Hunt.
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Which major investors are selling SBA Communications stock?

SBAC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Jennison Associates LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Akre Capital Management LLC, and Ameriprise Financial Inc.. Company insiders that have sold SBA Communications company stock in the last year include Duncan Cocroft, Fidelma Russo, George R Krouse Jr, George R Krouse, Jr, Kevin L Beebe, Kurt L Bagwell, and Mark R Ciarfella.
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Which major investors are buying SBA Communications stock?

SBAC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cohen & Steers Inc., Centersquare Investment Management LLC, Citigroup Inc., Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Manning & Napier Group LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, and Millennium Management LLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is SBA Communications' stock price today?

One share of SBAC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $320.93.

How much money does SBA Communications make?

SBA Communications has a market capitalization of $35.09 billion and generates $2.08 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $24.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $9.44 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does SBA Communications have?

SBA Communications employs 1,483 workers across the globe.

When was SBA Communications founded?

SBA Communications was founded in 1989.

What is SBA Communications' official website?

The official website for SBA Communications is

Where are SBA Communications' headquarters?

SBA Communications is headquartered at 8051 CONGRESS AVENUE, BOCA RATON FL, 33487.

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 561-995-7670 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/18/2021 by Staff
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