Lamar Advertising Co. (LAMR): Price and Financial Metrics

Lamar Advertising Co. (LAMR): $97.52

1.80 (+1.88%)

POWR Rating

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  • Quality is the dimension where LAMR ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 77.41% of US stocks.
  • LAMR's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving down over the last 177 days.
  • LAMR ranks lowest in Growth; there it ranks in the 23rd percentile.

LAMR Stock Summary

  • LAMAR ADVERTISING CO's market capitalization of $9,627,387,907 is ahead of 84.06% of US-listed equities.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for LAMAR ADVERTISING CO is higher than it is for about 84.67% of US stocks.
  • The volatility of LAMAR ADVERTISING CO's share price is greater than that of just 14.6% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to LAMAR ADVERTISING CO are NXST, MOS, BYD, CLH, and AFG.
  • LAMR's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit LAMAR ADVERTISING CO's official web site, go to

LAMR Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Real Estate stock, LAMR's price/earnings ratio is 6.2% higher, now standing at 21.4.
  • Over the past 243 months, LAMR's price/earnings ratio has gone up 103.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LAMR.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LAMR 2023-03-23 4.6 7.8 21.4 23.8
LAMR 2023-03-22 4.7 7.9 21.6 23.9
LAMR 2023-03-21 4.8 8.2 22.3 24.5
LAMR 2023-03-20 4.8 8.1 22.2 24.4
LAMR 2023-03-17 4.7 8.0 21.8 24.1
LAMR 2023-03-16 4.8 8.2 22.3 24.5

LAMR Growth Metrics

    Its 3 year price growth rate is now at 33.29%.
  • Its 4 year price growth rate is now at -9.34%.
  • Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 25.41%.
Over the past 37 months, LAMR's revenue has gone up $278,496,000.

The table below shows LAMR's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 2,032.14 781.612 438.282
2022-09-30 1,991.204 783.288 495.493
2022-06-30 1,940.708 761.79 456.143
2022-03-31 1,867.908 753.137 441.547
2021-12-31 1,787.401 734.417 387.725
2021-09-30 1,721.352 696.65 373.117

LAMR's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • LAMR has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 88.56% of graded US stocks.
  • LAMR's asset turnover comes in at 0.3 -- ranking 70th of 444 Trading stocks.
  • SAMG, WHG, and SIEB are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with LAMR.

The table below shows LAMR's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.300 0.677 0.078
2021-06-30 0.284 0.665 0.072
2021-03-31 0.264 0.648 0.057
2020-12-31 0.262 0.645 0.057
2020-09-30 0.266 0.642 0.057
2020-06-30 0.276 0.650 0.063

LAMR Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of LAMR, see our LAMR price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $88.67 Average Broker Recommendation 1.88 (Hold)

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LAMR Price/Volume Stats

Current price $97.52 52-week high $119.68
Prev. close $95.72 52-week low $81.10
Day low $96.00 Volume 28,606
Day high $97.52 Avg. volume 453,247
50-day MA $102.34 Dividend yield 5.3%
200-day MA $95.95 Market Cap 9.92B

Lamar Advertising Co. (LAMR) Company Bio

Lamar Advertising operates three types of outdoor advertising displays: billboards, logo signs and transit advertising displays. The company was founded in 1902 and is based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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Lamar's (LAMR) Stock Gains 10.2% in 6 Months: Here's Why

Healthy operating performance, strategic acquisitions and a robust balance-sheet hike Lamar's (LAMR) shares 10.2% in the past six months.

Yahoo | March 27, 2023

Analysts Just Gave These REITs Strong Upside Price Bumps

Wall Street analysts sometimes see room for improvement in the price targets of certain stocks, which can be an opportunity for investors to quickly pick up shares that have the potential for strong appreciation. For dividend stocks such as real estate investment trusts (REITs), this is sometimes an opportunity to acquire a REIT while the yield is high as well. Here are four REITs whose recent prices are well below recent analyst price target increases, offering a potential opportunity for stron

Yahoo | March 15, 2023

Lamar (LAMR) Announces Pro Bono Partnership With Make-A-Wish

Lamar Advertising (LAMR) to donate more than $1 million in Digital Out of Home media to aid Make-A-Wish's fundraising activities and showcase wishes granted.

Yahoo | March 8, 2023

Make-A-Wish and Lamar Advertising enter yearlong pro bono partnership

Lamar Advertising, one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in the world, has selected Make-A-Wish as its in-kind partner for 2023.

Yahoo | March 7, 2023

Lamar Advertising (NASDAQ:LAMR) stock performs better than its underlying earnings growth over last five years

Generally speaking the aim of active stock picking is to find companies that provide returns that are superior to the...

Yahoo | March 5, 2023

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LAMR Price Returns

1-mo -5.52%
3-mo 4.65%
6-mo 21.64%
1-year -11.93%
3-year 114.85%
5-year 91.77%
YTD 4.65%
2022 -18.04%
2021 51.29%
2020 -3.19%
2019 35.32%
2018 -1.92%

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