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SBAC - SBA Communications Share Price

$256.52 6.0  2.4%

Last Trade - 25/02/21

Large Cap
Market Cap £20.10bn
Enterprise Value £27.81bn
Revenue £1.49bn
Position in Universe 431st / 6718
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Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
1,638 1,633 1,728 1,866 2,015 2,083 2,194 2,302 +4.9%
+8.7 -48.5 +125.6 -59.9 +325.8 +19.8
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2020, SBACommunications Corporation revenues increased 3% to $2.08B.Net income decreased 84% to $24.1M. Revenues reflect SiteLeasing increase of 5% to $1.95B. Net income was offset byDepreciation, accretion, and amortizatio increase of 4% to$722M (expense), Loss from extinguishment of debt, netincrease from $457K to $19.5M (expense), Asset impairmentand decommission costs increase of 21% to $40.1M (expense).
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Profile Summary

SBA Communications Corporation is an independent owner and operator of wireless communications tower structures, rooftops and other structures that support antennas used for wireless communications. The Company's operating segments include site leasing and site development. The site leasing business includes segments, domestic site leasing and international site leasing. The Company's primary business line is its site leasing business. In its site leasing business, the Company leases antenna space to wireless service providers on towers that it owns or operates, and manages rooftop and tower sites for property owners under various contractual arrangements. The Company owns approximately 25,460 towers. It also manages or leases approximately 5,500 actual or potential towers. The Company's other business line is its site development business, through which it assists wireless service providers in developing and maintaining their own wireless service networks.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim December 31st, 2020
Incorporated September 21, 2016
Public Since June 16, 1999
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 1,475
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Industry Residential & Commercial REITs
Index Nasdaq Composite , S&P Composite 1500 , S&P 500 ,
Exchange NASDAQ Global Select Market
Shares in Issue 109,819,000
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Frequently Asked Questions for SBA Communications
What is the SBA Communications share price?

As of 25/02/21, shares in SBA Communications are trading at $256.52, giving the company a market capitalisation of £20.10bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the SBA Communications share price performed this year?

Shares in SBA Communications are currently trading at $256.52 and the price has moved by -11.02% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the SBA Communications price has moved by -32.48% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for SBA Communications?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for SBA Communications, there are there are currently 2 "buy" , 4 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for SBA Communications is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will SBA Communications next release its financial results?

SBA Communications is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-12-31
What is the SBA Communications dividend yield?

The SBA Communications dividend yield is 0.73% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does SBA Communications pay a dividend?

Last year, SBA Communications paid a total dividend of 1.86, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 0.73%. Looking ahead, shares in SBA Communications are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-03-09 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-03-26.

When does SBA Communications next pay dividends?

SBA Communications are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-03-09 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-03-26. The historic dividend yield on SBA Communications shares is currently 0.73%.

How do I buy SBA Communications shares?

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What is the market cap of SBA Communications?

Shares in SBA Communications are currently trading at $256.52, giving the company a market capitalisation of £20.10bn.

Where are SBA Communications shares listed? Where are SBA Communications shares listed?

Here are the trading details for SBA Communications:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NSQ
Ticker Symbol: SBAC
What kind of share is SBA Communications?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, SBA Communications is currently classified as a Falling Star. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a SBA Communications share price forecast 2021?

Shares in SBA Communications are currently priced at $256.52. At that level they are trading at 27.79% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering SBA Communications currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 2.762 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the SBA Communications share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like SBA Communications. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -25.3%. At the current price of $256.52, shares in SBA Communications are trading at -12.46% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the SBA Communications PE Ratio?

The SBA Communications PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 0.395k. The shares are currently trading at $256.52.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of SBA Communications?

SBA Communications's management team is headed by:

Steven Bernstein - CHM
Jeffrey Stoops - PRE
Thomas Hunt - EVP
Kurt Bagwell - EVP
Jason Silberstein - EVP
Jack Langer - LED
Brian Carr - IND
Duncan Cocroft - IND
Brendan Cavanagh - CFO
Kevin Beebe - IND
Mark Ciarfella - EVP
Brian Lazarus - SVP
Mary Chan - IND
Dipan Patel - EVP
Michelle Eisner - CHO
Who are the major shareholders of SBA Communications?

Here are the top five shareholders of SBA Communications based on the size of their shareholding:

The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 15.67% (17.4m shares)
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.26% (5.85m shares)
Vanguard Real Estate Index Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 4.5% (5.01m shares)
Capital Research Global Investors Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.17% (4.63m shares)
State Street Global Advisors (US) Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 3.93% (4.36m shares)
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