OverviewSuggest Edit

Founded in 1902, Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR) is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in North America, with more than 315,000 displays across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. Lamar offers advertisers a variety of billboard, interstate logo and transit advertising formats, helping both local businesses and national brands reach broad audiences every day. In addition to its more traditional out-of-home inventory, Lamar is proud to offer its customers the largest network of digital billboards in the United States with over 2,000 displays.
TypePublic
Founded1902
HQBaton Rouge, US
Websitelamar.com
Employee Ratings3.9

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)3,600
Job Openings21
Revenue (FY, 2019)$1.8 B(+8%)
Share Price (Sept 2020)$65.7
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Lamar Advertising Company Office Locations

Lamar Advertising Company has offices in Baton Rouge, Albuquerque, Amargosa Valley, Arlington and in 63 other locations
Baton Rouge, US (HQ)
5321 Corporate Blvd
Albuquerque, US
Albuquerque, NM, USA
Amargosa Valley, US
Amargosa Valley, NV 89020, USA
Arlington, US
Arlington, TX, USA
Atlanta, US
Atlanta, GA, USA
Austin, US
Austin, TX, USA
Show all (67)

Lamar Advertising Company Financials and Metrics

Lamar Advertising Company Revenue

Lamar Advertising Company's revenue was reported to be $1.75 b in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2020)

347.7m

Gross profit (Q2, 2020)

213.6m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2020), %

61.4%

Net income (Q2, 2020)

31.4m

EBIT (Q2, 2020)

66.5m

Market capitalization (22-Sept-2020)

6.6b

Closing stock price (22-Sept-2020)

65.7

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

177.1m

EV

10.8b
Lamar Advertising Company's current market capitalization is $6.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

1.1b1.1b1.2b1.3b1.3b1.4b1.5b1.5b1.6b1.8b

Revenue growth, %

4%7%4%3%6%9%3%6%

Cost of goods sold

561.8m590.1m

Gross profit

1.1b1.2b
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2010Q3, 2010Q1, 2011Q2, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Revenue

286.4m286.1m255.2m293.3m266.2m304.9m306.5m283.5m324.7m324.9m284.9m330.4m335.0m302.5m344.2m350.7m340.2m387.5m388.1m346.4m397.1m399.3m361.0m419.8m418.5m384.5m448.7m457.8m406.6m347.7m

Cost of goods sold

140.8m140.7m140.5m146.4m148.8m149.5m134.1m

Gross profit

279.0m277.8m244.0m302.4m308.9m257.1m213.6m

Gross profit Margin, %

66%66%63%67%67%63%61%
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

91.7m33.5m58.9m33.2m26.0m22.3m35.5m115.5m21.5m26.2m

Accounts Receivable

141.2m147.4m159.8m161.7m169.6m174.4m11.9m201.7m235.6m254.9m

Prepaid Expenses

40.0m39.5m41.1m42.0m42.7m44.4m51.1m80.7m29.1m

Inventories

Quarterly
USDQ2, 2010Q3, 2010Q1, 2011Q2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Cash

26.9m38.4m32.4m18.7m41.5m35.9m98.9m38.4m75.5m118.9m182.7m68.7m34.4m28.0m32.5m27.5m29.1m28.4m41.7m37.5m31.6m42.9m29.4m10.0m19.6m10.6m32.8m17.3m23.3m496.6m177.1m

Accounts Receivable

161.3m158.1m144.1m165.9m160.9m144.9m159.5m164.7m158.2m177.7m179.4m162.3m184.4m180.6m168.5m183.3m187.7m181.1m207.4m207.5m189.5m218.9m223.1m209.2m228.4m228.0m218.1m249.3m265.1m251.1m232.2m

Prepaid Expenses

58.5m56.4m59.1m59.1m56.8m59.2m59.1m55.4m61.7m61.8m60.1m63.2m62.8m61.0m65.4m65.8m63.6m71.1m71.4m70.2m75.3m74.0m72.8m77.4m75.9m75.7m36.9m35.6m28.2m

Current Assets

320.6m321.4m274.1m279.9m286.9m281.6m360.6m297.1m335.7m401.4m461.7m343.1m332.2m314.9m309.9m316.7m320.8m327.3m363.7m355.2m350.3m385.3m370.5m356.0m381.7m365.9m287.8m302.2m316.6m784.6m444.2m
USDQ2, 2010

Debt/Equity

3.1 x

Debt/Assets

0.7 x

Financial Leverage

4.7 x
Show all financial metrics

Lamar Advertising Company Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

75/100

SecurityScorecard logo

Lamar Advertising Company Online and Social Media Presence

Embed Graph

Lamar Advertising Company News and Updates

Lamar Advertising Company Announces Cash Dividend on Common Stock

BATON ROUGE, La., Sept. 01, 2020 (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 $0.50 per share payable on September 30, 2020, …

Lamar Advertising Company Prices Private Offering of Senior Notes

BATON ROUGE, La., Jan. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Lamar Media Corp., has agreed to sell $1.0 billion in aggregate principal amount of new senior notes (the “Notes”) consisting of (i) $600.0 million in aggr…

Lamar Advertising Company Announces Proposed Private Offering of Senior Notes

BATON ROUGE, La., Jan. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR) announced today that it intends to offer approximately $1.0 billion through an institutional private placement of one or more series of senior notes (the “Notes”) by its wholly owned subsidiary, Lamar Medi…

Adomni Expands Digital Out-of-Home Advertising Inventory via Programmatic Partnerships with Lamar Advertising Company and Clear Channel Outdoor

LAS VEGAS, June 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Adomni, a leading demand side platform to plan and buy digital out-of-home advertising, announced today partnerships with Clear Channel Outdoor and Lamar Advertising, two of the largest outdoor advertising companies in the world. With the new...
Show more

Lamar Advertising Company Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Lamar Advertising Company founded?

    Lamar Advertising Company was founded in 1902.

  • How many employees does Lamar Advertising Company have?

    Lamar Advertising Company has 3,600 employees.

  • What is Lamar Advertising Company revenue?

    Latest Lamar Advertising Company annual revenue is $1.8 b.

  • What is Lamar Advertising Company revenue per employee?

    Latest Lamar Advertising Company revenue per employee is $487.1 k.

  • Who are Lamar Advertising Company competitors?

    Competitors of Lamar Advertising Company include Clear Channel Outdoor, Direct Results Marketing and We Are Friday.

  • Where is Lamar Advertising Company headquarters?

    Lamar Advertising Company headquarters is located at 5321 Corporate Blvd, Baton Rouge.

  • Where are Lamar Advertising Company offices?

    Lamar Advertising Company has offices in Baton Rouge, Albuquerque, Amargosa Valley, Arlington and in 63 other locations.

  • How many offices does Lamar Advertising Company have?

    Lamar Advertising Company has 67 offices.