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Lamar Advertising Co (LAMR) Stock: What Does the Chart Say Thursday?

Thursday, March 04, 2021 11:32 AM | InvestorsObserver Analysts
Lamar Advertising Co (LAMR) Stock: What Does the Chart Say Thursday?

The market has been high on Lamar Advertising Co (LAMR) stock recently. LAMR gets a Bullish score from InvestorsObserver's Stock Sentiment Indicator.

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Lamar Advertising Co has a Bullish sentiment reading. Find out what this means for you and get the rest of the rankings on LAMR!

What is Stock Sentiment?

In investing, sentiment generally means whether or not a given security is in favor with investors. It is typically a pretty short-term metric that relies entirely on technical analysis. That means it doesn’t incorporate anything to do with the health or profitability of the underlying company.

Recent trends are a good indicator of current market sentiments. In its most basic form, stocks that are trending up are desirable by investors while stocks currently falling must be unattractive.

InvestorsObserver's Sentimental Indicator tracks both changes in price and volume to analyze the most recent trends. Typically an increase in volume indicates ongoing trends are getting stronger, while a decrease in volume usually signals an end to the current trend.

Available options can also represent current sentiments for a given stock. Since investors are able to bet on future trends of stocks using options, we consider the ratio of calls to puts when analyzing market sentiments .

What's Happening With LAMR Stock Today?

Lamar Advertising Co (LAMR) stock has risen 2.39% while the S&P 500 is down -0.01% as of 11:15 AM on Thursday, Mar 4. LAMR has risen $2.18 from the previous closing price of $91.20 on volume of 447,763 shares. Over the past year the S&P 500 has risen 27.17% while LAMR has risen 11.06%. LAMR earned $2.41 a per share in the over the last 12 months, giving it a price-to-earnings ratio of 38.77.

To see InvestorsObserver's Sentiment Score for Lamar Advertising Co click here.

More About Lamar Advertising Co

Lamar Advertising Co is an outdoor advertising company organized as a real estate investment trust for U.S. federal income tax purposes. Lamar's core revenue-generating activity is leasing space for advertising on billboards, buses, shelters, benches, logo plates, and in airport terminals through short-term agreements. The company is involved in this process from ad copy production to the placement and maintenance of physical advertisements. The vast majority of Lamar's revenue comes from renting ad space on its portfolio of static and digital roadside billboard displays in the U.S. The states of Pennsylvania and Texas house a proportion of these. The company's customers are restaurant, service, healthcare, and retail firms in terms of total revenue.

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