Las Vegas Sands (NYSE:LVS) Covered By Yet Another Research Firm

Marco Green
January 11, 2018

LVS's profit will be $592.82M for 23.15 P/E if the $0.75 EPS becomes a reality. The stock increased 0.75% or $0.52 during the last trading session, reaching $70.04. 2,962,458 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 3,483,574.

According to Zacks, "Las Vegas Sands is now benefiting from strong gaming performance along with higher hotel occupancy and retail mall revenues". It has outperformed by 11.39% the S&P500. Gabelli increased their price target on shares of Las Vegas Sands from $60.00 to $68.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Thursday, October 26th. Therefore 38% are positive. Identive Group had 9 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has chose to set a Buy rating along with a $69.0, adding -0.66 % to the target. (NYSE:LVS) on Monday, September 19 with "Outperform" rating. The stock of Identiv, Inc. Wells Fargo maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Friday, April 7 report. (NASDAQ:INVE) earned "In-Line" rating by Imperial Capital on Monday, May 23. Investors may use Price to Book to display how the market portrays the value of a stock. Northland Capital maintained Identiv, Inc. Northland Capital has "Outperform" rating and $6.0 target. Stifel Nicolaus upped their target price on shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp. from $61.00 to $65.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Friday, November 4th. Therefore 62% are positive. Las Vegas Sands had 51 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Ten research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company's stock. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, May 1 by Susquehanna. CLSA maintained Las Vegas Sands Corp. The Volatility 3m is a similar percentage determined by the daily log normal returns and standard deviation of the share price over 3 months. On Tuesday, October 27 the stock rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital to "Equal-Weight". The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, March 17 by Standpoint Research. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, October 19 with "Hold".

In other Las Vegas Sands news, Director George Jamieson acquired 1,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 14th. On Thursday, April 21 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy". The rating was downgraded by Bank of America on Thursday, December 15 to "Underperform". Strong Sell. Investors might also notice that two months ago the Buy recommendations (1) outnumbered Sell recommendations (0). Its up 0.33, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. Investec Asset Management North America Inc acquired 152,965 shares as Las Vegas Sands Corp (LVS)'s stock rose 9.11%. 69 funds opened positions while 172 raised stakes. The casino operator reported $0.77 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.67 by $0.10. BlackRock Inc. raised its holdings in Las Vegas Sands by 2.3% during the second quarter. Maverick Capital Ltd. now owns 1,369,589 shares of the casino operator's stock worth $87,503,000 after buying an additional 860,856 shares in the last quarter. Vontobel Asset, a New York-based fund reported 7.42 million shares. Atlantic Trust Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of Las Vegas Sands during the 3rd quarter valued at about $4,975,000. (NYSE:LVS) for 112,543 shares. Dnb Asset Mgmt As accumulated 0.04% or 44,997 shares. Int Group invested in 16,989 shares. Westover Advsr Ltd Liability holds 0.45% in Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS). Banced stated it has 0.77% of its portfolio in Las Vegas Sands Corp.

LVS has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Cohen Cap Inc stated it has 68,590 shares. Alyeska Investment Group L.P. now owns 1,859,527 shares of the casino operator's stock worth $119,307,000 after acquiring an additional 614,622 shares during the last quarter. Las Vegas Sands's dividend payout ratio is 110.19%. X Mngmt Limited Liability invested 0% of its portfolio in Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) or 7,536 shares. Mitsubishi Ufj owns 946,049 shares. Las Vegas Sands had a return on equity of 31.11% and a net margin of 16.80%. The company has market cap of $54.90 billion. It owns and operates The Venetian Macao Resort Hotel, Sands Cotai Central, The Parisian Macao, the Four Seasons Hotel Macao, Cotai Strip, the Plaza Casino, and the Sands Macao in Macao, the PeopleÂ's Republic of China; and iconic Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. The P/E ratio is one of the most common ratios used for figuring out whether a company is overvalued or undervalued. The firm also owns and operates The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino and The Palazzo Resort Hotel Casino on the Las Vegas Strip; the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada; and the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Pecaut & Company who had been investing in Source Cap Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $360.09 million market cap company. The ROIC 5 year average is calculated using the five year average EBIT, five year average (net working capital and net fixed assets). The stock increased 0.11% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $18.3. About 8,800 shares traded. Haemonetics Corporation (HAE) has risen 45.56% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.37 in Q3 2017. Its down 2.07, from 3 in 2017Q2. Tocagen Inc was reduced too. Moreover, Icon Advisers Inc Co has 0.11% invested in the company for 105,973 shares. Kayne Anderson Rudnick Invest Management Limited Liability Co has 964,859 shares. Investors of record on Thursday, December 21st were paid a $0.73 dividend. Healthcor Management L.P. owns 1.45 million shares or 2.18% of their USA portfolio. Hennessy holds 99,900 shares.

Chicago Equity Prtn Ltd Liability Com owns 6,905 shares. (NASDAQ:INVE) for 387,239 shares. First Foundation Advsr reported 0.47% stake.

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