Lamar Advertising Company (LAMR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 16, 2018

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Lamar Advertising Company ( LAMR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 16, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.91 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 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.

The previous trading day's last sale of LAMR was $66.5, representing a -16% decrease from the 52 week high of $79.17 and a 6.49% increase over the 52 week low of $62.45.

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 $3.22. Zacks Investment Research reports LAMR's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 1.78%, 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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