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

Lamar Advertising Co. (LAMR): $105.02

1.34 (+1.29%)

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LAMR Price/Volume Stats

Current price $105.02 52-week high $111.49
Prev. close $103.68 52-week low $77.21
Day low $103.09 Volume 493,900
Day high $105.17 Avg. volume 448,319
50-day MA $90.20 Dividend yield 4.8%
200-day MA $94.02 Market Cap 10.71B

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  • LAMR scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 83.07% of US stocks.
  • LAMR's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving down over the last 177 days.
  • LAMR ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 27th percentile.

LAMR Stock Summary

  • LAMAR ADVERTISING CO's market capitalization of $10,630,248,339 is ahead of 84.08% of US-listed equities.
  • For LAMR, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 84.98% of US equities we're observing.
  • LAMR's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of 80.83% of US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to LAMAR ADVERTISING CO, a group of peers worth examining would be FWONA, SPH, MOS, CWT, and NXST.
  • Visit LAMR's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

LAMR Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Real Estate stock, LAMR's price/sales ratio is 10.59% higher, now standing at 4.7.
  • Over the past 243 months, LAMR's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.3.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LAMR.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LAMR 2023-11-15 4.7 8.3 23.8 24.2
LAMR 2023-11-14 4.7 8.3 23.9 24.2
LAMR 2023-11-13 4.5 7.9 22.8 23.5
LAMR 2023-11-10 4.5 8.0 23.0 23.6
LAMR 2023-11-09 4.5 7.9 22.7 23.5
LAMR 2023-11-08 4.5 8.0 23.0 23.6

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)

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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Latest LAMR News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about LAMAR ADVERTISING CO that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate LAMR as an investment opportunity.

3 Stocks in Focus on New Analyst Coverage

The recent surge in analyst coverage for stocks such as OFG, Lamar (LAMR) and Landsea (LSEA) indicates the potential for significant price appreciation in the near term.

Yahoo | December 7, 2023

Is It Wise to Add Lamar (LAMR) Stock to Your Portfolio Now?

Lamar (LAMR) holds a significant market share in the U.S. outdoor advertising business. Its diversified tenant base, opportunistic acquisitions and portfolio upgrade efforts are key growth drivers.

Yahoo | December 6, 2023

Should You Hold Lamar Advertising Company (LAMR)?

Artisan Partners, an investment management company, released its “Artisan Value Income Fund” third quarter 2023 investor letter. A copy of the same can be downloaded here. Us equities experienced a pullback in Q3 following the strong returns in the first half of 2023. The fund’s Investor Class APFWX, Advisor Class APDWX, and Institutional Class APHWX returned […]

Yahoo | December 6, 2023

Lamar Advertising Company Announces Cash Dividend on Common Stock

BATON ROUGE, La., Nov. 29, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR), a leading owner and operator of outdoor advertising and logo sign displays, announces that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.25 per share payable on December 29, 2023 to stockholders of record of Lamar’s Class A common stock and Class B common stock on December 18, 2023. Forward-Looking StatementsThis press release contains “forward-looking statements” concerning Lamar

Yahoo | November 29, 2023

Cohen & Steers Announces Changes to Realty Indexes

Cohen & Steers, Inc. (NYSE: CNS) announced today pending changes to its Realty Majors Portfolio Index (RMP) and Global Realty Majors Portfolio Index (GRM), effective as of the close of business on November 17, 2023.

Yahoo | November 10, 2023

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LAMR Price Returns

1-mo 14.18%
3-mo 23.21%
6-mo 15.68%
1-year 17.27%
3-year 52.16%
5-year 82.08%
YTD 15.84%
2022 -18.04%
2021 51.29%
2020 -3.19%
2019 35.32%
2018 -1.92%

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