Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd Company Profile (NASDAQ:MPEL)

About Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd

Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd logoMelco Crown Entertainment Limited is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, develops, owns and operates casino gaming and entertainment casino resort facilities in Asia. The Company is principally engaged in the gaming and hospitality business in Asia and its principal operating and developmental activities occur in over two geographic areas, which include Macau and the Philippines. The Company's segments include City of Dreams, Altira Macau, Studio City, Mocha Clubs, City of Dreams Manila, and Corporate and Others. It has over three casino based operations in Macau, namely, City of Dreams, Altira Macau and Studio City, and non-casino based operations in Macau at its Mocha Clubs. The Company also has a casino based operation in the Philippines, City of Dreams Manila. It is developing the fifth hotel tower at City of Dreams in Cotai, Macau. Its other operations also include Taipa Square Casino, a casino on Taipa Island, Macau operating within Hotel Taipa Square.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Resorts & Casinos
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: MPEL
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $16.06
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $16.90
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $16.42
  • 52-Week Range: $487,886,000.00 - $11.91
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 46.55
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.71
  • P/E Growth: 3.79
  • Market Cap: $7.84B
  • Outstanding Shares: 487,886,000
  • Beta: 2.11
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 2.70%
  • Return on Equity: 4.12%
  • Return on Assets: 1.82%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.01%
  • Current Ratio: 1.42%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.40%
Additional Links:
Companies Related to Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd:

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 7 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $18.63 (16.02% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL)
Show:
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/16/2017Deutsche Bank AGSet Price TargetBuy$23.00View Rating Details
2/16/2017Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetBuy$23.00View Rating Details
2/16/2017AegisReiterated RatingBuy$23.00View Rating Details
2/13/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> Overweight$19.00View Rating Details
1/25/2017NomuraUpgradeReduce -> NeutralView Rating Details
1/25/2017Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
1/25/2017InstinetUpgradeReduce -> Neutral$14.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
1/19/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
1/9/2017Bank of America CorpUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$19.50 -> $22.30View Rating Details
11/30/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
10/5/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
9/8/2016MacquarieInitiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details
8/28/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
8/11/2016Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral$15.50View Rating Details
8/5/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetNeutral$16.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
7/19/2016HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
6/3/2016Daiwa Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform -> HoldView Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/1/2016GabelliReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/10/2015Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$26.00View Rating Details
7/16/2015Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual WeightView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/2/2017        
2/16/2017Q416$0.13$0.13$1.19 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316$0.06$0.13$1.09 billion$1.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q216$0.06$0.06$1.09 billion$1.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q1$0.07$0.07$1.14 billion$1.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q415$0.05$0.09$1.07 billion$1.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.10$0.06$953.79 million$945.73 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.09$0.08$972.29 million$916.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$0.19$0.16$1.07 billion$1.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$0.27$0.17$1.14 billion$1.12 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$0.31$0.28$1.19 billion$1.12 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.36$0.30$1.30 billion$1.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.41$0.44$1.36 billion$1.36 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.40$0.43$1.36 billion$1.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$0.31$0.32$1.23 billion$1.25 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q213$0.28$0.33$1.21 billion$1.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q113$0.23$0.10$1.12 billion$1.15 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q412$0.20$0.20$1.07 billion$1.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.17$0.19$1.00 billion$1.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.16$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2012$0.16$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.17$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2011$0.22$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/23/2011$0.11$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/19/2011$0.06$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011$0.04$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.53 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.65 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL)
Annual Dividend:$0.06
Dividend Yield:0.37%
Payout Ratio:25.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
11.32% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
9.23% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/16/2017quarterly$0.032.15%2/23/20172/27/20173/15/2017
1/12/2017special$1.320.84%1/19/20171/23/20172/10/2017
11/3/2016quarterly$0.0111/10/201611/15/201611/30/2016
8/8/2016$0.028/12/20168/16/20169/7/2016
8/4/2016quarterly$0.018/12/20168/16/20168/31/2016
5/6/2016$0.025/13/20165/17/20165/17/2016
5/4/2016quarterly$0.015/13/20165/17/20165/31/2016
2/18/2016special$0.212/26/20163/1/20163/16/2016
11/9/2015$0.0211/13/201511/17/201511/17/2015
11/5/2015quarterly$0.0211/13/201511/17/201512/4/2015
8/6/2015quarterly$0.018/13/20158/17/20159/4/2015
5/7/2015$0.035/21/20155/26/20156/5/2015
2/12/2015$0.053/2/20153/4/20153/16/2015
4/1/2014special$0.344/2/20144/4/20144/23/2014
2/25/2014$0.344/2/20144/4/20144/16/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL)
DateHeadline
fool.com logoMelco Crown Has Its Sights Set on Japan's New Gaming Market (NASDAQ:MPEL)
www.fool.com - February 26 at 1:00 PM
News IconMovers to Watch For: Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (NYSE:SID ... - The Newburgh Press (NASDAQ:MPEL)
newburghpress.com - February 24 at 3:58 PM
News IconForward Earnings Estimate of Melco Crown Entertainment Limited(MPEL) (NASDAQ:MPEL)
brassale.net - February 24 at 9:21 AM
News IconMelco Crown Entertainment Limited (NASDAQ:MPEL)
nyhetsbanken.info - February 24 at 9:21 AM
News IconShares of Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (MPEL) Sees Large Outflow of Money (NASDAQ:MPEL)
ekosvoice.com - February 24 at 9:21 AM
News IconAnalysts Peer Into Their Crystal Balls For Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (NASDAQ:MPEL): Where Is It headed? - Winfield Review (NASDAQ:MPEL)
winfieldreview.com - February 23 at 11:41 PM
News IconSirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) & Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (ADR) (NASDAQ:MPEL) Stocks in the Spotlight - Daily News Journal (press release) (NASDAQ:MPEL)
www.journalfinance.net - February 23 at 6:41 PM
News IconForward Earnings Estimate of Melco Crown Entertainment Limited(MPEL) - Highland Mirror (NASDAQ:MPEL)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 23 at 8:18 AM
blogs.barrons.com logoCrown Resorts Announces Special Dividend, Share Buyback Amid VIP Gaming Slump (NASDAQ:MPEL)
blogs.barrons.com - February 23 at 12:48 AM
capitalcube.com logoMelco Crown Entertainment Ltd. :MPEL-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 22, 2017 (NASDAQ:MPEL)
www.capitalcube.com - February 22 at 6:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMelco Crown CEO says willing to outspend rivals on Japan casino (NASDAQ:MPEL)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 8:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMelco’s Ho Pledges to Spend ‘Whatever It Takes’ on Japan Casino (NASDAQ:MPEL)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 8:31 AM
bloomberg.com logoMelco Pledges to Spend ‘Whatever It Takes’ on Japan Casino (NASDAQ:MPEL)
www.bloomberg.com - February 22 at 8:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUPDATE 1-Las Vegas Sands CEO says Japan casino resort could cost up to $10 billion (NASDAQ:MPEL)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 8:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMelco Crown Entertainment Unveiled the Inspiration Behind the Potential Concept of its Integrated Resorts in Japan (NASDAQ:MPEL)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 8:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMelco Crown Entertainment Leads Macau Entries in 2017 Forbes Travel Guide with Nine Five-Star and One Four-Star Ratings (NASDAQ:MPEL)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 8:31 AM
capitalcube.com logoMelco Crown Entertainment Ltd. :MPEL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 21, 2017 (NASDAQ:MPEL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 21 at 6:17 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoCity of Dreams’ Jade Dragon and The Tasting Room The Only Two Macau Entries in Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2017 (NASDAQ:MPEL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 21 at 6:17 PM
News IconTop Earnings Report to Watch for: Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (NASDAQ:MPEL) (NASDAQ:MPEL)
upbeacon.net - February 19 at 9:52 AM
fool.com logoMelco Crown Feeling Pressure of Macau's Shifting Power Dynamics (NASDAQ:MPEL)
www.fool.com - February 18 at 1:24 PM
News IconMelco Crown back to profit in 4Q, Macau maturing: Ho (NASDAQ:MPEL)
www.ggrasia.com - February 18 at 12:16 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of MPEL earnings conference call or presentation 16-Feb-17 1:30pm GMT (NASDAQ:MPEL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 18 at 12:16 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoCrown Castle Declares Quarterly Common Stock Dividend (NASDAQ:MPEL)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 17 at 5:00 PM
nasdaq.com logoAfter Hours Most Active for Feb 16, 2017 : MPEL, CSCO, GE, BAC, BKD, VCSH, GG, ADM, CHK, STX, AMAT, INTC - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:MPEL)
www.nasdaq.com - February 17 at 4:13 PM
globenewswire.com logoMelco Crown Entertainment Announces Unaudited Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31 ... - GlobeNewswire (press release) (NASDAQ:MPEL)
globenewswire.com - February 17 at 4:13 PM
News IconInside Track: Trading Focus on Shares of Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (MPEL) - Baldwin Journal (NASDAQ:MPEL)
baldwinjournal.com - February 17 at 4:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGaming making recovery in Macau: Melco Crown CEO (NASDAQ:MPEL)
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 4:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWooing Chinese consumers with Michelin stars (NASDAQ:MPEL)
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 4:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMelco Crown (MPEL) Stock Down Despite Q4 Earnings Beat (NASDAQ:MPEL)
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 4:12 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoInsight's Chairman and CIO will Keynote Phoenix Startup Week (NASDAQ:MPEL)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 17 at 12:46 PM
News IconMelco Crown Entertainment Limited (MPEL) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday (NASDAQ:MPEL)
prensariotiretail.com - February 16 at 6:14 PM
rttnews.com logoMelco Crown Entertainment Ltd Reports 35% Rise In Q4 Bottom Line (NASDAQ:MPEL)
www.rttnews.com - February 16 at 6:14 PM
News IconFeatured Stock Overview: Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (NASDAQ:MPEL) (NASDAQ:MPEL)
ekosvoice.com - February 16 at 6:14 PM
News IconWhat are analysts Suggestions on: Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (NASDAQ:MPEL) (NASDAQ:MPEL)
eleganthomesinla.com - February 16 at 6:14 PM
seekingalpha.com logoMelco Crown Entertainment's (MPEL) CEO Lawrence Ho on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:MPEL)
seekingalpha.com - February 16 at 6:14 PM
News IconWant to invest in Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (MPEL) today? Read this before (NASDAQ:MPEL)
simplywall.st - February 16 at 6:14 PM
News IconMelco Crown Entertainment Limited (NASDAQ:MPEL) Under Analyst Spotlight (NASDAQ:MPEL)
hoyentv.com - February 16 at 6:14 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NASDAQ:MPEL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:14 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoMelco Crown Entertainment Announces Unaudited Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2016 and Declares Quarterly Dividend (NASDAQ:MPEL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:14 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo8:09 am Melco Crown Entertainment beats by $0.03, beats on revs (NASDAQ:MPEL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:14 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoMelco Crown beats 4Q profit forecasts (NASDAQ:MPEL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:14 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoMelco Crown (MPEL) Lags Q4 Earnings, Sales Beat Estimates (NASDAQ:MPEL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:14 PM
seekingalpha.com logoMelco Crown Entertainment EPS in-line, beats on revenue (NASDAQ:MPEL)
seekingalpha.com - February 16 at 8:32 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoMelco Completes Acquisition of Majority Stake in Melco Crown Entertainment (NASDAQ:MPEL)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 16 at 12:26 AM
News IconShare Levels in Review for Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (MPEL) - SKV News (NASDAQ:MPEL)
skvnews.com - February 14 at 8:13 PM
News IconShares of Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (MPEL) Sees Large Inflow of Net Money Flow - Highland Mirror (NASDAQ:MPEL)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 14 at 8:13 PM
News IconMelco Crown Entertainment Limited (MPEL) Shares Active after Upgrade at Morgan Stanley - The Ledger Gazette (NASDAQ:MPEL)
ledgergazette.com - February 14 at 8:13 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCrown Castle borrows $500M to mostly repay revolving credit (NASDAQ:MPEL)
seekingalpha.com - February 13 at 8:00 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoMelco Crown Entertainment upgraded by Morgan Stanley (NASDAQ:MPEL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 13 at 7:47 PM
News IconWhat are the Technical Charts Saying About Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (MPEL) - Providence Standard (NASDAQ:MPEL)
providencestandard.com - February 10 at 5:43 AM

Social

What is Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd's stock symbol?

Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MPEL."

How often does Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd?

Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 16th. Investors of record on Monday, February 27th will be given a dividend of $0.03 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a $0.12 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.75%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 23rd. This is a positive change from Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd's previous quarterly dividend of $0.01.

Where is Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd's stock going? Where will Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd's stock price be in 2017?

18 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd's stock. Their predictions range from $14.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd's share price to reach $18.63 in the next year.

When will Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd announce their earnings?

Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May, 2nd 2017.

What are analysts saying about Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd stock:

  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "Melco Crown Entertainment Limited is an owner and developer of casino gaming and entertainment resort facilities primarily in Macau. It owns and operates City of Dreams, Altira Macau and Mocha Clubs. The Company's Development Project includes Macau Studio City Project. Melco Crown Entertainment Limited, formerly known as Melco PBL Entertainment (Macau) Limited, is headquartered in Macau. " (2/24/2017)

  • Aegis analysts commented, "This morning, MPEL reported 4Q16 property EBITDA of $304.3m versus Street consensus of $293.3m and our $301.6m. Adjusted for theoretical hold ('win-rate'), MPEL's property EBITDA was closer to ~$320m or ~9% above consensus. Currently shares are trading down and based on our call topic volume, we believe many investors are focused on MGM's disappointing 4Q16 Las Vegas Strip results leaving an MPEL analysis for later." (2/16/2017)

Who owns Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd stock?

Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (1.93%), State Street Corp (0.59%), Nicholas Investment Partners LP (0.51%), Alyeska Investment Group L.P. (0.12%), Asset Management One Co. Ltd. (0.07%) and NINE MASTS CAPITAL Ltd (0.06%).

Who sold Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd stock? Who is selling Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd stock?

Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Credit Agricole S A, USA Mutuals Advisors Inc., Putnam Investments LLC, Ellington Management Group LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. and Aviva PLC.

Who bought Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd stock? Who is buying Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd stock?

Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Nicholas Investment Partners LP, Alyeska Investment Group L.P., Asset Management One Co. Ltd., NINE MASTS CAPITAL Ltd, Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP, Maso Capital Partners Ltd and DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main.

How do I buy Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd stock?

Shares of Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd stock cost?

One share of Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.06.

Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL) Chart for Monday, February, 27, 2017


Institutional Ownership Chart

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL)

Earnings History Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL)

Dividend History Chart

Dividend Payments by Quarter for Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL)

Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff