SBA Communications Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:SBAC)

$256.77
+5.56 (+2.21 %)
(As of 09/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$250.81
Now: $256.77
$257.5050
50-Day Range
$241.20
MA: $255.76
$268.2850
52-Week Range
$146.13
Now: $256.77
$270.42
Volume712,302 shs
Average Volume634,643 shs
Market Capitalization$29.04 billion
P/E Ratio33.79
Dividend Yield0.59%
Beta0.67
SBA 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.87 billion
Cash Flow$6.9642 per share
Book Value($30.03) per share

Profitability

Net Income$47.45 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,347
Market Cap$29.04 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 often does SBA Communications pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for SBA Communications?

SBA Communications announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 29th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.37 per share on Wednesday, September 25th. This represents a $1.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 27th. View SBA Communications' Dividend History.

How will SBA Communications' stock buyback program work?

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

How were SBA Communications' earnings last quarter?

SBA Communications Co. (NASDAQ:SBAC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July, 29th. The technology company reported $0.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.86 by $1.58. The technology company had revenue of $500.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $489.09 million. SBA Communications had a negative return on equity of 4.12% and a net margin of 6.75%. The company's revenue was up 9.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted ($0.50) EPS. 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, November 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for SBA Communications.

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

SBA Communications issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, July, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of $8.20-8.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $7.11. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.97 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of prior $8.02-8.47.

What price target have analysts set for SBAC?

11 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for SBA Communications' shares. Their predictions range from $185.00 to $292.00. On average, they expect SBA Communications' share price to reach $243.1818 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.3%. 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 7 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for SBA Communications.

Has SBA Communications been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about SBAC stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. SBA Communications earned a daily sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for SBA Communications.

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 CA (CA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), AT&T (T), American Tower (AMT), CROWN CASTLE IN/SH SH (CCI), Netflix (NFLX), Walt Disney (DIS), Micron Technology (MU) and Mastercard (MA).

Who are SBA Communications' key executives?

SBA Communications' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Steven E. Bernstein II, Founder & Chairman (Age 58)
  • Mr. Jeffrey A. Stoops, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Brendan Thomas Cavanagh CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 47)
  • Mr. Thomas P. Hunt Esq., Exec. VP, Chief Admin. Officer & Gen. Counsel (Age 61)
  • Mr. Kurt L. Bagwell, Exec. VP & Pres of International (Age 54)

Who are SBA Communications' major shareholders?

SBA Communications' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (16.08%), BlackRock Inc. (9.00%), BlackRock Inc. (9.02%), Cohen & Steers Inc. (3.99%), Brown Advisory Inc. (2.52%) and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (1.91%). Company insiders that own SBA Communications stock include Brendan Thomas Cavanagh, 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, Mark R Ciarfella, Steven E Bernstein and Thomas P Hunt. View Institutional Ownership Trends for SBA Communications.

Which institutional investors are selling SBA Communications stock?

SBAC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Meritage Group LP, Invesco Ltd., Daiwa Securities Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Morgan Stanley, Aviva PLC, Manning & Napier Group LLC and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. Company insiders that have sold SBA Communications company stock in the last year include Brendan Thomas Cavanagh, 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, Mark R Ciarfella, Steven E Bernstein and Thomas P Hunt. View Insider Buying and Selling for SBA Communications.

Which institutional investors are buying SBA Communications stock?

SBAC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cohen & Steers Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., BlackRock Inc., USS Investment Management Ltd, UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. Company insiders that have bought SBA Communications stock in the last two years include Duncan Cocroft and Jeffrey Stoops. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is SBA Communications' stock price today?

One share of SBAC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $256.77.

How big of a company is SBA Communications?

SBA Communications has a market capitalization of $29.04 billion and generates $1.87 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $47.45 million in net income (profit) each year or $7.60 on an earnings per share basis. SBA Communications employs 1,347 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About SBA Communications.

What is SBA Communications' official website?

The official website for SBA Communications is http://www.sbasite.com/.

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:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  639 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  542 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,181
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SBA Communications and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SBAC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SBAC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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