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Best Advertising Agency Stocks to Buy Now (2023)
Top advertising agency stocks in 2023 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best advertising agency stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the advertising agencies industry.

Industry: Advertising Agencies
Ticker
Company
Exchange
Industry
Zen Score
Market Cap
Price
1d %
EBITDA
P/E
D/E
ADTH
ADTHEORENT HOLDING COMPANY INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$159.90M$1.844.55%$49.77M3.47x0.21
ISIG
INSIGNIA SYSTEMS INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$16.31M$9.08-0.22%$9.69M1.67x0.42
XNET
XUNLEI LTD
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$141.64M$2.131.91%N/A7.45x0.45
IPG
INTERPUBLIC GROUP OF COMPANIES INC
NYSE
Advertising Agencies
$13.98B$35.98-0.91%$1.72B14.22x3.94
STBX
STARBOX GROUP HOLDINGS LTD
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$132.95M$2.932.45%$5.23M32.56x0.09
ADV
ADVANTAGE SOLUTIONS INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$808.80M$2.534.55%$426.73M11.50x1.26
OMC
OMNICOM GROUP INC
NYSE
Advertising Agencies
$17.54B$86.03-0.84%$2.24B13.72x7.60
WPP
WPP PLC
NYSE
Advertising Agencies
$13.58B$58.401.16%$1.40B17.44x6.00
HHS
HARTE HANKS INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$87.92M$12.184.82%$22.27M5.97x-8.93
CRTO
CRITEO SA
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$1.79B$29.671.99%$38.93M26.97x1.00
TSQ
TOWNSQUARE MEDIA INC
NYSE
Advertising Agencies
$128.45M$7.45-0.27%$77.39M14.33x11.28
DLX
DELUXE CORP
NYSE
Advertising Agencies
$852.80M$19.77-0.05%$350.32M14.02x3.91
IAS
INTEGRAL AD SCIENCE HOLDING CORP
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$1.59B$10.363.08%$67.46M-1,036.00x0.46
CTV
INNOVID CORP
NYSE
Advertising Agencies
$315.42M$2.360.85%-$28.05M2.65x0.25
TRMR
TREMOR INTERNATIONAL LTD
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$623.93M$8.142.78%N/A14.80x0.78
DRCT
DIRECT DIGITAL HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$64.84M$4.466.70%$5.92M-0.07x9.76
BOC
BOSTON OMAHA CORP
NYSE
Advertising Agencies
$793.24M$26.710.30%$14.39M-68.49x0.32
SRAX
SRAX INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$55.26M$2.10-0.47%-$19.30M-2.56x1.30
FLNT
FLUENT INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$113.53M$1.42-0.70%-$34.71M-2.22x0.58
MGNI
MAGNITE INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$1.52B$11.436.13%$117.29M-16.10x2.12
QNST
QUINSTREET INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$799.78M$14.910.81%$2.51M-64.83x0.43
MOBQ
MOBIQUITY TECHNOLOGIES INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$5.21M$0.561.63%-$13.40M-0.16x0.83
SWAG
STRAN & COMPANY INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$30.18M$1.627.28%-$1.79MN/A0.24
MCHX
MARCHEX INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$84.50M$1.99-0.50%-$2.37M-12.44x0.25
CPOP
POP CULTURE GROUP CO LTD
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$24.53M$1.02-5.56%$2.29M25.50x0.22
INUV
INUVO INC
NYSEMKT
Advertising Agencies
$43.73M$0.368.01%-$7.47M-4.04x0.50
NCMI
NATIONAL CINEMEDIA INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$22.96M$0.28-0.36%$80.30M-0.88x-2.18
QUOT
QUOTIENT TECHNOLOGY INC
NYSE
Advertising Agencies
$369.39M$3.822.96%-$53.62M-4.34x1.96
FAZE
FAZE HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$54.38M$0.750.00%-$173.01M-0.09x0.35
SCOR
COMSCORE INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$111.33M$1.21-1.63%-$13.41M-1.42x1.70
TRKA
TROIKA MEDIA GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$10.65M$0.16-16.93%-$22.88M-0.23x14.32
WIMI
WIMI HOLOGRAM CLOUD INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$119.66M$1.38-4.17%N/AN/A0.12
ICLK
ICLICK INTERACTIVE ASIA GROUP LTD
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$39.80M$4.08-0.73%N/AN/A0.72
CMPR
CIMPRESS PLC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$780.44M$29.74-9.14%$170.38M-2.91x-4.16
BAOS
BAOSHENG MEDIA GROUP HOLDINGS LTD
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$8.24M$0.90-5.16%-$11.19M-0.94x0.21
EEX
EMERALD HOLDING INC
NYSE
Advertising Agencies
$266.38M$3.940.25%$206.50M56.29x-18.10
CNET
ZW DATA ACTION TECHNOLOGIES INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$13.47M$1.88-0.53%-$3.95M-2.09x0.49
STGW
STAGWELL INC
NASDAQ
Advertising Agencies
$2.03B$6.890.15%$269.20M24.61x10.60
CCO
CLEAR CHANNEL OUTDOOR HOLDINGS INC
NYSE
Advertising Agencies
$842.62M$1.778.59%$819.14M-6.32x-2.47
DMS
DIGITAL MEDIA SOLUTIONS INC
NYSE
Advertising Agencies
$91.22M$1.39-0.22%$41.41M-2.62x-29.28

Advertising Agency Stocks FAQ

What are the best advertising agency stocks to buy right now in Jan 2023?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best advertising agency stocks to buy right now are:

1. Adtheorent Holding Company (NASDAQ:ADTH)


Adtheorent Holding Company (NASDAQ:ADTH) is the top advertising agency stock with a Zen Score of 67, which is 36 points higher than the advertising agency industry average of 31. It passed 21 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Adtheorent Holding Company has seen its stock lose -60% over the past year, underperforming other advertising agency stocks by -33 percentage points.

Adtheorent Holding Company has an average 1 year price target of $2.63, an upside of 42.66% from Adtheorent Holding Company's current stock price of $1.84.

Adtheorent Holding Company stock has a consensus Hold recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 4 analysts covering Adtheorent Holding Company, 0% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 50% have issued a Buy, 25% have issued a hold, while 25% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

2. Insignia Systems (NASDAQ:ISIG)


Insignia Systems (NASDAQ:ISIG) is the second best advertising agency stock with a Zen Score of 59, which is 28 points higher than the advertising agency industry average of 31. It passed 18 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Insignia Systems has seen its stock lose -34.2% over the past year, underperforming other advertising agency stocks by -7 percentage points.

3. Xunlei (NASDAQ:XNET)


Xunlei (NASDAQ:XNET) is the third best advertising agency stock with a Zen Score of 53, which is 22 points higher than the advertising agency industry average of 31. It passed 17 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Xunlei has seen its stock return 23.84% over the past year, overperforming other advertising agency stocks by 51 percentage points.

What are the advertising agency stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 4 advertising agency stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 3 advertising agency stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. Deluxe (NYSE:DLX)


Deluxe (NYSE:DLX) has an annual dividend yield of 6.07%, which is -5 percentage points lower than the advertising agency industry average of 11.11%. Deluxe's dividend payout is stable, having never dropped by more than 10% in the last 10 years. Deluxe's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Deluxe's dividend payout ratio of 85.1% indicates that its high dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

2. Wpp (NYSE:WPP)


Wpp (NYSE:WPP) has an annual dividend yield of 3.69%, which is -7 percentage points lower than the advertising agency industry average of 11.11%. Wpp's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% ten times in the last 10 years. Wpp's dividend has not shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Wpp's dividend payout ratio of 63.4% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

3. Omnicom Group (NYSE:OMC)


Omnicom Group (NYSE:OMC) has an annual dividend yield of 3.25%, which is -8 percentage points lower than the advertising agency industry average of 11.11%. Omnicom Group's dividend payout is stable, having never dropped by more than 10% in the last 10 years. Omnicom Group's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Omnicom Group's dividend payout ratio of 44.7% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

Why are advertising agency stocks down?

Advertising agency stocks were down -0.04% in the last day, and up 3.05% over the last week. Cimpress was the among the top losers in the advertising agencies industry, dropping -9.14% yesterday.

Cimpress shares are trading lower after the company reported worse-than-expected Q2 sales results.

What are the most undervalued advertising agency stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued advertising agency stocks right now are:

1. Xunlei (NASDAQ:XNET)


Xunlei (NASDAQ:XNET) is the most undervalued advertising agency stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Xunlei has a valuation score of 100, which is 63 points higher than the advertising agency industry average of 37. It passed 7 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Xunlei's stock has gained 23.84% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the advertising agency industry by 51 percentage points.

2. Insignia Systems (NASDAQ:ISIG)


Insignia Systems (NASDAQ:ISIG) is the second most undervalued advertising agency stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Insignia Systems has a valuation score of 100, which is 63 points higher than the advertising agency industry average of 37. It passed 7 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Insignia Systems's stock has dropped -34.2% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the advertising agency industry by -7 percentage points.

3. Adtheorent Holding Company (NASDAQ:ADTH)


Adtheorent Holding Company (NASDAQ:ADTH) is the third most undervalued advertising agency stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Adtheorent Holding Company has a valuation score of 100, which is 63 points higher than the advertising agency industry average of 37. It passed 7 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Adtheorent Holding Company's stock has dropped -60% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the advertising agency industry by -33 percentage points.

Are advertising agency stocks a good buy now?

50% of advertising agency stocks rated by analysts are a strong buy right now. On average, analysts expect advertising agency stocks to rise by 47.25% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the advertising agencies industry?

The average P/E ratio of the advertising agencies industry is -16.04x.
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