Contrasting of Lamar Advertising Company (REIT) (LAMR) and Trinity Place Holdings Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:TPHS)

Both Lamar Advertising Company (REIT) (NASDAQ:REIT) and Trinity Place Holdings Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:TPHS) compete on a level playing field in the REIT – Diversified industry. We will evaluate their performance with regards to institutional ownership, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Earnings & Valuation

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Lamar Advertising Company (REIT) 87 7.80 85.35M 3.64 23.80
Trinity Place Holdings Inc. 3 0.00 23.76M -0.30 0.00

In table 1 we can see Lamar Advertising Company (REIT) and Trinity Place Holdings Inc.’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.


Table 2 represents Lamar Advertising Company (REIT) (NASDAQ:REIT) and Trinity Place Holdings Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:TPHS)’s return on equity, net margins and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Lamar Advertising Company (REIT) 97,867,217.06% 32.1% 6.6%
Trinity Place Holdings Inc. 791,235,139.37% -16.8% -3.2%

Risk & Volatility

A 0.97 beta means Lamar Advertising Company (REIT)’s volatility is 3.00% less than S&P 500’s volatility. Competitively, Trinity Place Holdings Inc. is 82.00% less volatile than S&P 500, because of the 0.18 beta.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

Institutional investors owned 94.8% of Lamar Advertising Company (REIT) shares and 57.4% of Trinity Place Holdings Inc. shares. 0.2% are Lamar Advertising Company (REIT)’s share owned by insiders. On the other hand, insiders owned about 1.1% of Trinity Place Holdings Inc.’s shares.


In this table we show the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Lamar Advertising Company (REIT) 3.87% 4.69% 13.34% 9.17% 13.98% 25.27%
Trinity Place Holdings Inc. -5.19% -27% -22.55% -28.08% -37.87% -32.72%

For the past year Lamar Advertising Company (REIT) has 25.27% stronger performance while Trinity Place Holdings Inc. has -32.72% weaker performance.


Lamar Advertising Company (REIT) beats Trinity Place Holdings Inc. on 9 of the 11 factors.

Lamar Advertising Company is a publicly owned equity real estate investment trust. The firm primarily engages in selling advertising space on billboards, buses, shelters, benches, and logo plates. Lamar Advertising Company was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.