Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS):Brokerage Firm Rating Analysis

Josh Kim
January 20, 2017

Earnings surprise history: Last quarter, the company posted approximately $2.97 billion in revenue and EPS of $0.72.

According to 8 analysts, the Average Revenue Estimate for the current Fiscal quarter is $3.17 Billion and the Low Revenue estimate is $3.11 Billion, while the High Revenue estimate is $3.36 Billion.

Shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) now has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 27.01 while the company's industry has 94.79 P/E and the sector P/E is 26.58.

When we look at the Analyst Recommendations of the stock, the company has 2.18 rating given by Analysts where 1 stands for Strong Buy and 5 stands for Strong Sell.

The LVS has soared 3.5% year-to-date. Stock's intraday price range hit the peak level of $55.80 and touched the lowest level of $55.15.

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A number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp.

From 2006 to 2009, Las Vegas Sands transferred about $60 million to the consultant to promote its business and brands, and paid him about $5.8 million without any "discernable legitimate business objective", according to settlement papers. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.7. They now have a Dollars 58 price target on the stock. The company's market cap is $44.65 Billion, and the average volume is $4.64 Million.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Las Vegas Sands Corp. and for the current quarter 16 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.66/share. Following last year's settlement, Adelson said his company was committed to having a "world class" compliance program.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 30th. This represents a $2.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.14%. Las Vegas Sands Corp.'s payout ratio is 140.49%.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This article was reported by Community Financial News and is owned by of Community Financial News. If you are viewing this news story on another publication, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA & worldwide trademark & copyright laws. (NYSE:LVS) closed 8.16% above its 200-day moving average which many technicians use as a guide to the long-term trend, so stocks above the line are considered to be in longer-term uptrends, while those below it are considered to be in downtrends.

In other Las Vegas Sands Corp. news, COO Robert G. Goldstein sold 169,111 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, November 28th. The stock was sold at an average price of $62.84, for a total value of $10,626,935.24. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. (LVS), have changed 24.04% and -1.41%, respectively. NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. increased its position in Las Vegas Sands Corp.by 13.7% in the fourth quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 1,735,727 shares of the casino operator's stock worth $99,842,000 after buying an additional 195,427 shares during the period. Price T Rowe Associates Inc.

10/19/2016 - Las Vegas Sands Corp. had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank.

At last check, shares of Las Vegas Sands rose 2.51 percent to $56.67. They now have a Dollars 65 price target on the stock.

10/04/2016 - Las Vegas Sands Corp. was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. The Company owns and operates integrated resorts in Asia and the United States.

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