Lamar Advertising Company

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.
Baton Rouge, US
Size (employees)
3,200 (est)
Lamar Advertising Company was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, US

Lamar Advertising Company Office Locations

Lamar Advertising Company has offices in Baton Rouge, Montgomery, Dayton, Tulsa and in 64 other locations
Baton Rouge, US (HQ)
5321 Corporate Blvd

Lamar Advertising Company Metrics

Lamar Advertising Company Financial Metrics

Revenue (2016)

$1.5 b

Revenue growth (2015-16), %


Net income (2016)

$298.8 m

Market capitalization (28-Apr-2017)

$7 b

Closing share price (28-Apr-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

$35.5 m
Lamar Advertising Company's current market capitalization is $7 b.
Lamar Advertising Company's revenue was reported to be $1.5 b in 2016 which is a 11% increase from the previous period.
Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015Y, 2016


$1.2 b$1.3 b$1.4 b$1.5 b

Revenue growth, %


Operating expense total

$1 b$1 b$970.4 m$1.1 b


$223.4 m$278.7 m$383 m$439 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

$146.3 m$105.3 m$98.4 m$123.7 m

Interest income

($165 k)($102 k)($34 k)($6 k)

Pre tax profit

$284.6 m$312.2 m

Income tax expense

$22.8 m($110.1 m)$22.1 m$13.4 m

Net Income

$40.1 m$253.5 m$262.6 m$298.8 m
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$33.2 m$26 m$22.3 m$35.5 m

Accounts Receivable


Current Assets

$282.1 m$273.1 m$281.7 m$315.8 m


$1.5 b$1.5 b$1.5 b$1.7 b

Total Assets

$3.4 b$3.3 b$3.4 b$3.9 b

Accounts Payable

$13.3 m$16.4 m$17.5 m$17.7 m

Current Liabilities

$245.4 m$225.3 m$241.7 m$277.3 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

$2.5 b$1.6 b$1.7 b$1.7 b

Retained Earnings

($647.6 m)($632.9 m)($635.8 m)($631 m)
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

$40.1 m$253.5 m$262.6 m$298.8 m

Depreciation and Amortization

$300.6 m$258.4 m$191.4 m$205 m

Accounts Receivable


Accounts Payable

($89 k)$1.1 m($458 k)($746 k)

Purchases of PP&E

($92.2 m)($65 m)($153.9 m)($585.1 m)

Capital Expenditures

($105.7 m)($107.6 m)($110.4 m)($107.6 m)

Interest Paid

$140 m$94.6 m$93.8 m$108.7 m

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