Lamar Advertising Company (LAMR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 14, 2018

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Lamar Advertising Company ( LAMR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.91 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 29, 2018. Shareholders who purchased LAMR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 9.64% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $73.31, the dividend yield is 4.97%.

The previous trading day's last sale of LAMR was $73.31, representing a -7.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $79.17 and a 19.48% increase over the 52 week low of $61.36.

LAMR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). LAMR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.95. Zacks Investment Research reports LAMR's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 5.35%, compared to an industry average of 1.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the LAMR Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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Referenced Symbols: LAMR , AMT , SPG

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