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Lamar Advertising (LAMR) Company Profile

Updated Sep 15, 2020
Lamar Advertising has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Lamar Advertising Company
Short Name:Lamar Advertising
Trading Ticker Symbol:LAMR
Primary Exchange:NASDAQ
Headquarter City/Country:Louisiana, LA
Primary Industry Sector:Consumer Services
Seconday Sub-sector:Real Estate Investment Trusts
Main Business Areas/Categories: Diversified REIT, REIT, Consumer Services, Real Estate Investment Trusts, REIT, Real Estate, , Wilshire 5000
Dividend Payments:Dividend History
ETFs Holding:List of ETFs holding Lamar Advertising stock

Market and Trading Information for Lamar Advertising

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Lamar Advertising as of writing:
Current Share Price:$66.72
Previous Year's Closing Price:$89.26
Percentage Price Change (YTD):-25.25%
Market Cap:$6.73 billion
52-week Price Range:$30.89 - $96.82
Dividend Per Share:$3.42
EPS (TTM):2.73
Price-Earnings (Trailing):24.48
Price-Earnings (Forward):24.71

Company Profile and Business Description for Lamar Advertising

Lamar Advertising Company, incorporated on May 16, 2014, is an outdoor advertising company. The Company operates in the advertising segment. It is engaged in the rental of advertising space on outdoor advertising displays owned and operated by the Company. The Company leases space for advertising on billboards, buses, shelters, benches and logo plates. It offers its customers an integrated service, covering all aspects of their billboard display requirements from advertisement copy production to placement and maintenance. It operates approximately three types of outdoor advertising displays, including billboards, logo signs and transit advertising displays.

Billboard Advertising

The Company leases its advertising space on approximately two types of billboard advertising displays, including bulletins and posters. As of December 31, 2014, it owned and operated approximately 144,000 billboard advertising displays in over 40 states. Bulletins are large, advertising structures consisting of panels, on which advertising copy is displayed. It wraps advertising copy printed with computer-generated graphics on a single sheet of vinyl around the structure. Some of the panels may extend beyond the linear edges of the display face and may include three-dimensional embellishments. As of December 31, 2014, it operated approximately 67,000 bulletin displays. It leases individually-selected bulletin space to advertisers for the duration of the contract (1 to 12 months). It also leases bulletins as part of a rotary plan, under which it rotates the advertising copy from one bulletin location to another within a particular market at stated intervals (every 60 to 90 days).

Posters are smaller advertising structures. The Company operates junior posters, which are 5 feet high X 11 feet wide or 55 square feet. Poster panels utilize a single flexible sheet of polyethylene material that inserts into the face of the panel. As of December 31, 2014, it operated approximately 75,000 poster displays. It leases poster space for approximately 30- and 60-day periods in packages called showings, which comprise a given number of displays in a specified market area. It places and spreads out the displays making up a showing in areas to reach a range of audience in the particular market. In addition to the traditional displays, it also rents digital billboards.

Digital billboards are electronic light emitting diode (LED) displays that are located on traffic arteries and city streets. As of December 31, 2014, it operated over 2,100 digital billboards in various markets. The Company owns the physical structures, on which the advertising copy is displayed. It builds the structures on locations it either owns or leases. It also helps with the strategic placement of advertisements throughout an advertiser's market by using software that allows the Company to analyze the target audience and its demographics. It also assists in developing marketing presentations, demonstrations and strategies.

Logo Sign Advertising

The Company provides logo sign services in the United States. It erects logo signs, which advertise nearby gas, food, camping, lodging and other attractions, and directional signs, which direct vehicle traffic to nearby services and tourist attractions, near highway exits. As of December 31, 2014, it operated over 42,500 logo sign structures containing approximately 132,000 logo advertising displays in the United States and Canada. It also operates the tourist oriented directional signing (TODS) programs for the states of Colorado, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, South Carolina, Virginia and the province of Ontario, Canada. It also runs a silk screening operation in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and a display construction company in Atlanta, Georgia.

Transit Advertising

The Company rents transit advertising displays on bus shelters, benches and buses in over 60 transit markets, and provides a range of creative and installation services to its transit advertising tenants. As of December 31, 2014, it operated over 41,000 transit advertising displays in over 20 states, Canada and Puerto Rico.

The Company competes with Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. and Outfront Media, Inc.

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ETFs Holding Lamar Advertising Stock

As of March 2020, the following exchange-traded funds (ETF) hold the Lamar Advertising stocks in their respective portfolios. Below is a random list of only 10 ETFs in no particular order that have Lamar Advertising stock holding. There are a total of 101 ETFs in Fknol.com records which are holding Lamar Advertising stock in their portfolio. See Full List.

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AMCAiShares Russell 1000 Pure US Revenue ETFThe iShares Russell 1000 Pure US Revenue ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of large- and midcap US stocks that generate a substantial portion of their revenue from domestic sales. ...Full Details0.15%409
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DEWWisdomTree Global Equity Income FundThe WisdomTree Global High Dividend ETF tracks an index of the top 30% of global dividend-paying stocks ranked by dividend yield and weighted by dividends. ...Full Details0.58%660
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DHSWisdomTree US High Dividend FundThe WisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund tracks a dividend-weighted index of high-dividend-paying US companies. The index excludes companies with a market cap of less than $200 million. ...Full Details0.38%438
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DTDWisdomTree US Total Dividend ETFThe WisdomTree U.S. Total Dividend Fund tracks an index of U.S. companies selected and weighted based on the dollar amount of dividends paid. ...Full Details0.28%864
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ESGVVanguard ESG US Stock ETFThe Vanguard ESG U.S. Stock ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of US companies screened for environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) criteria. ...Full Details0.12%988
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EXTWisdomTree US Total Earnings ETFThe WisdomTree U.S. Total Earnings Fund tracks an index selected and weighted by earnings over the past four quarters. ...Full Details0.28%1233
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FNDBSchwab Fundamental US Broad Market Index ETFThe Schwab Fundamental U.S. Broad Market Index ETF tracks a fundamentally selected and weighted Russell Index based on sales, cash flow and dividends/buybacks. ...Full Details0.25%1481
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FNDXSchwab Fundamental US Large Company Index ETFThe Schwab Fundamental US Large Company Index ETF tracks a fundamentally selected and weighted Russell index based on sales, cash flow and dividends/buybacks. ...Full Details0.25%671
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ITOTiShares Core S&P Total US Stock Market ETFThe iShares Core S&P Total U.S. Stock Market ETF tracks a market cap-weighted index of all common equities listed on the NYSE and the NASDAQ. ...Full Details0.03%3090
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IUSGiShares Core S&P US Growth ETFiShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF aims to track an index of U.S. large-, mid- and small-cap growth stocks. The index selects from stocks ranked 1-3,000 by market cap based on fundamental growth factors. ...Full Details0.04%547
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