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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 Ratings3.5

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)3,600(+6%)
Job Openings92
Revenue (FY, 2018)$1.6 B(+6%)
Share Price (Jun 2019)$79.4

Lamar Advertising Company Office Locations

Lamar Advertising Company has offices in Baton Rouge, Columbia, Atlanta, Austin and in 68 other locations
Baton Rouge, US (HQ)
5321 Corporate Blvd
Albany, US
Albany, NY, USA
Albuquerque, US
Albuquerque, NM, USA
Amargosa Valley, US
Amargosa Valley, NV 89020, USA
Arlington, US
Arlington, TX, USA
Atlanta, US
Atlanta, GA, USA
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Lamar Advertising Company Financials and Metrics

Lamar Advertising Company Revenue

Lamar Advertising Company's revenue was reported to be $1.63 b in FY, 2018 which is a 5.6% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2019)

448.7m

Gross profit (Q2, 2019)

302.4m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2019), %

67.4%

Net income (Q2, 2019)

118.4m

EBIT (Q2, 2019)

144.1m

Market capitalization (10-Jun-2019)

6.8b

Closing stock price (10-Jun-2019)

79.4

Cash (30-Jun-2019)

17.3m

EV

9.7b
Lamar Advertising Company's current market capitalization is $6.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

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

Revenue growth, %

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

Cost of goods sold

561.8m

Gross profit

1.1b
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, 2019

Revenue

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

Cost of goods sold

140.8m140.7m140.5m146.4m

Gross profit

279.0m277.8m244.0m302.4m

Gross profit Margin, %

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

Cash

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

Accounts Receivable

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

Prepaid Expenses

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

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, 2019

Cash

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

Accounts Receivable

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

Prepaid Expenses

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

Current Assets

320.6m321.4m274.1m279.9m286.9m281.6m360.6m297.1m335.7m401.4m461.7m343.1m332.2m314.9m309.9m316.7m320.8m327.3m363.7m355.2m350.3m385.3m370.5m356.0m381.7m365.9m287.8m302.2m
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

(40.1m)8.6m9.8m40.1m253.5m262.6m298.8m317.7m305.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

312.7m299.6m296.1m300.6m258.4m191.4m205.0m211.1m225.3m

Accounts Payable

2.5m(489.0k)(127.0k)(89.0k)1.1m(458.0k)(746.0k)309.0k1.4m

Cash From Operating Activities

322.8m318.8m375.9m394.7m452.5m477.7m521.8m507.0m564.8m
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, 2019

Net Income

(33.8m)(33.0m)(13.2m)(1.8m)2.2m(22.8m)(8.9m)2.6m(6.1m)15.2m33.5m(4.8m)10.6m45.6m40.7m100.1m186.0m51.3m133.2m218.3m41.8m134.2m230.5m15.1m115.5m209.5m51.3m169.6m

Depreciation and Amortization

156.5m234.1m73.9m146.3m221.5m72.4m145.4m219.3m73.9m146.3m219.5m69.5m140.6m203.3m49.2m98.0m144.4m51.5m103.4m152.7m51.4m103.2m155.0m56.8m112.2m167.3m61.5m123.2m

Accounts Payable

(826.0k)2.0m106.0k(523.0k)(1.4m)(503.0k)(1.2m)8.0k1.7m2.6m2.2m2.8m2.8m2.7m1.7m1.9m(1.3m)720.0k152.0k(761.0k)526.0k308.0k401.0k944.0k908.0k1.3m1.3m1.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

93.2m190.2m25.8m110.4m222.7m36.7m134.0m253.3m51.7m152.0m294.7m62.6m173.4m303.2m54.7m188.2m313.5m51.5m211.0m337.8m34.5m194.8m320.6m40.8m215.8m370.1m60.7m237.0m
USDY, 2019

EV/EBIT

76.3 x

EV/CFO

46.4 x

Debt/Equity

2.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.5 x

Financial Leverage

5.1 x
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Lamar Advertising Company News and Updates

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...

Lamar Advertising Company Names Jay Johnson Chief Financial Officer

BATON ROUGE, La., May 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR), a leading owner of outdoor advertising and logo sign displays, today announced that Jay Johnson has been appointed Chief Financial Officer effective October 1, 2019.

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP Is Investigating Lamar Advertising Company for Potential Breaches Of Fiduciary Duty By Its Board of Directors

NEW YORK, April 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP, a class action law firm dedicated to representing shareholders nationwide, is investigating a potential breach of fiduciary duty claim involving the board of directors of Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ: LAMR). If...

Lamar Advertising Company to Release First Quarter Ended March 31, 2019 Operating Results

BATON ROUGE, La., April 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: “LAMR”) will release its first quarter ended March 31, 2019 earnings report before the market opens Thursday, May 2, 2019.  Lamar will host a conference call on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. (central time)…

Lamar Advertising Company Announces Commencement of Exchange Offer for 5 3/4% Senior Notes due 2026 issued February 1, 2019

BATON ROUGE, La., April 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lamar Advertising Company (Nasdaq: LAMR) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Lamar Media Corp., has commenced an offer to exchange all $250.0 million of its outstanding 5 3/4% Senior Notes due 2026 issued on February 1, 2019 (the “…
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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 $1.6 b.

  • What is Lamar Advertising Company revenue per employee?

    Latest Lamar Advertising Company revenue per employee is $452 k.

  • Who are Lamar Advertising Company competitors?

    Competitors of Lamar Advertising Company include We Are Friday, LookSmart and We Are Social.

  • 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, Columbia, Atlanta, Austin and in 68 other locations.

  • How many offices does Lamar Advertising Company have?

    Lamar Advertising Company has 72 offices.