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Lamar Advertising Company (LAMR)

(Delayed Data from NSDQ)

$101.60 USD


-2.98 (-2.85%)

Updated Jun 18, 2021 04:00 PM ET

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5Strong Sell3.06%

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C Value C Growth C Momentum C VGM

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Bottom 17% (210 out of 252)

Industry: REIT and Equity Trust - Other

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Company Summary

Headquartered in Baton Rouge, LA, Lamar Advertising Company is one of the largest owners and operators of outdoor advertising structures in the United States. This real estate investment trust (REIT) provides advertising services to restaurants, retailers, automotive, real estate, health care and gaming companies. The company has its operations spread across the United States and Canada. The company’s operations include:

Billboard advertising: Most of the company's advertising space are on two types of billboard advertising displays: bulletins and posters. In addition to traditional static displays, Lamar ...

General Information

Lamar Advertising Company



Phone: 225-926-1000

Fax: 225-926-1005



Industry REIT and Equity Trust - Other
Sector Finance
Fiscal Year End December
Last Reported Quarter 3/31/2021
Next EPS Date 8/5/2021

EPS Information

Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate 1.77
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate 6.55
Estimated Long-Term EPS Growth Rate NA
Next EPS Report Date 8/5/2021

Price and Volume Information

Zacks Rank Premium
Yesterday's Close 104.58
52 Week High 107.95
52 Week Low 59.78
Beta 1.48
20 Day Moving Average 353,530.31
Target Price Consensus 112.50


% Price Change
4 Week -1.51
12 Week 7.24
YTD 22.09
% Price Change Relative to S&P 500
4 Week -1.76
12 Week 2.30
YTD 10.06
Share Information
Shares Outstanding (millions) 101.11
Market Capitalization (millions) 10,272.75
Short Ratio NA
Last Split Date 3/2/1998
Dividend Information
Dividend Yield 2.95%
Annual Dividend $3.00
Payout Ratio 0.58
Change in Payout Ratio -0.04
Last Dividend Payout / Amount 6/18/2021 / $0.75

Fundamental Ratios

P/E (F1) 15.51
Trailing 12 Months 19.81
PEG Ratio NA
EPS Growth
vs. Previous Year 2.68%
vs. Previous Quarter -32.75%
Sales Growth
vs. Previous Year -8.78%
vs. Previous Quarter -13.45%
Price Ratios
Price/Book 8.69
Price/Cash Flow 20.48
Price / Sales 6.70
3/31/21 20.76
12/31/20 21.15
9/30/20 20.73
3/31/21 4.16
12/31/20 4.07
9/30/20 3.94
Current Ratio
3/31/21 0.56
12/31/20 0.69
9/30/20 0.62
Quick Ratio
3/31/21 0.56
12/31/20 0.69
9/30/20 0.62
Operating Margin
3/31/21 15.73
12/31/20 15.51
9/30/20 14.81
Net Margin
3/31/21 15.73
12/31/20 15.51
9/30/20 14.81
Pre-Tax Margin
3/31/21 16.00
12/31/20 15.81
9/30/20 15.13
Book Value
3/31/21 11.69
12/31/20 11.92
9/30/20 11.30
Inventory Turnover
3/31/21 NA
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 NA
3/31/21 2.29
12/31/20 2.31
9/30/20 2.49
Debt to Capital
3/31/21 69.59
12/31/20 69.82
9/30/20 71.32