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QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
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Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
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A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
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DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
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Las Vegas Sands (LVS) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$51.28
-3.24 (-5.94%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$50.72
$53.48
50-Day Range
$47.93
$55.25
52-Week Range
$43.77
$65.58
Volume
10.35 million shs
Average Volume
4.18 million shs
Market Capitalization
$38.65 billion
P/E Ratio
32.05
Dividend Yield
1.56%
Price Target
$68.82

Las Vegas Sands MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.85 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
34.2% Upside
$68.82 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.72% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-1.32
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.86mentions of Las Vegas Sands in the last 14 days
Based on 12 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
14.60%
From $2.74 to $3.14 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.27 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

47th out of 269 stocks

Hotels & Motels Industry

9th out of 28 stocks


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About Las Vegas Sands Stock (NYSE:LVS)

Las Vegas Sands Corp., together with its subsidiaries, develops, owns, and operates integrated resorts in Macao and Singapore. It owns and operates The Venetian Macao Resort Hotel, the Londoner Macao, The Parisian Macao, The Plaza Macao and Four Seasons Hotel Macao, Cotai Strip, and the Sands Macao in Macao, the People's Republic of China; and Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. The company's integrated resorts feature accommodations, gaming, entertainment and retail malls, convention and exhibition facilities, celebrity chef restaurants, and other amenities. Las Vegas Sands Corp. was founded in 1988 and is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.

LVS Stock Price History

LVS Stock News Headlines

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LVS Feb 2024 58.000 call
LVS Feb 2024 49.500 put
LVS May 2024 60.000 call
LVS Feb 2024 48.500 put
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LVS Feb 2024 44.500 put
LVS Feb 2024 65.000 call
LVS Feb 2024 49.000 put
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
1/24/2024
Ex-Dividend for 2/14 Dividend
2/05/2024
Dividend Payable
2/14/2024
Today
3/02/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/17/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Hotels & motels
Sub-Industry
Casinos & Gaming
CUSIP
51783410
Employees
38,700
Year Founded
2004

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$68.82
High Stock Price Target
$80.50
Low Stock Price Target
$59.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+34.2%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.85
Research Coverage
13 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.22 billion
Pretax Margin
17.11%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$10.37 billion
Cash Flow
$3.41 per share
Book Value
$5.45 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
746,763,000
Market Cap
$38.65 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.17

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Robert Glen Goldstein (Age 68)
    Chairman, CEO & Treasurer
    Comp: $11.41M
  • Mr. Patrick Dumont (Age 49)
    President, COO & Director
    Comp: $11.62M
  • Mr. Randy A. Hyzak (Age 54)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $2.73M
  • Mr. D. Zachary Hudson (Age 44)
    Executive VP, Global General Counsel & Secretary
    Comp: $2.55M
  • Mr. Daniel J. Briggs
    Senior Vice President of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Ronald Reese
    Senior Vice President of Global Communications, Corporate Affairs & Public Relations
  • Mr. David Reese Sylvester (Age 60)
    Executive Vice President of Global Retail
  • Mr. Kwan Lock Chum (Age 48)
    Executive VP of Asia Operations & Senior VP of Global Gaming Strategy
  • Mr. Wing T. Chao
    Advisor

Should I Buy Las Vegas Sands Stock? LVS Pros and Cons Explained

These insights were generated using artificial intelligence. They are based on proprietary MarketBeat data, news articles, and custom LLM A.I. algorithms. This analysis of Las Vegas Sands was last updated on Thursday, February 29, 2024 at 1:45 AM.

Pros

Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in Las Vegas Sands Corp.:

  • Las Vegas Sands Corp. has a strong presence in the integrated resorts industry, owning and operating well-known properties in Macao and Singapore, which can provide stable revenue streams.
  • The company's diversified portfolio of accommodations, gaming, entertainment, and retail malls offers multiple revenue streams and reduces dependency on a single segment.
  • Las Vegas Sands Corp.'s strategic locations in Macao and Singapore, popular tourist destinations with growing economies, provide opportunities for continued growth and profitability.
  • Recent positive developments in the integrated resorts sector have shown increased interest from investors, potentially benefiting Las Vegas Sands Corp.'s stock price.
  • The company's track record of successful operations and strong brand recognition in the industry can instill confidence in investors.

Cons

Investors should be bearish about investing in Las Vegas Sands Corp. for these reasons:

  • The hotels & motels industry, particularly the casinos & gaming subindustry, can be sensitive to economic downturns and regulatory changes, impacting Las Vegas Sands Corp.'s financial performance.
  • Competition in the integrated resorts sector is intense, with other major players vying for market share, potentially affecting Las Vegas Sands Corp.'s profitability.
  • Fluctuations in consumer discretionary spending, especially in the entertainment and gaming segments, can influence the company's revenue and earnings.
  • Global events, such as geopolitical tensions or health crises, can disrupt travel patterns and tourism, impacting Las Vegas Sands Corp.'s operations and financial results.
  • Investors should carefully consider the current stock price of Las Vegas Sands Corp. and evaluate whether it aligns with the company's growth prospects and industry outlook.














LVS Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Las Vegas Sands stock right now?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Las Vegas Sands in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" LVS shares.
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What is Las Vegas Sands' stock price target for 2024?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Las Vegas Sands' shares. Their LVS share price targets range from $59.00 to $80.50. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $68.82 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 34.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have LVS shares performed in 2024?

Las Vegas Sands' stock was trading at $49.21 at the start of the year. Since then, LVS stock has increased by 4.2% and is now trading at $51.28.
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Are investors shorting Las Vegas Sands?

Las Vegas Sands saw a decline in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 6,100,000 shares, a decline of 20.3% from the January 15th total of 7,650,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 5,510,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.1 days. Currently, 1.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Las Vegas Sands' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 17th 2024.
View our LVS earnings forecast
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How were Las Vegas Sands' earnings last quarter?

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, January, 24th. The casino operator reported $0.57 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.04. The casino operator earned $2.92 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.89 billion. Las Vegas Sands had a net margin of 11.77% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 34.40%. The company's revenue was up 161.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted ($0.19) earnings per share.
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How often does Las Vegas Sands pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Las Vegas Sands?

Las Vegas Sands announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 24th. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Wednesday, February 14th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.56%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, February 5th.
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Is Las Vegas Sands a good dividend stock?

Las Vegas Sands (NYSE:LVS) pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.47%. The dividend payout ratio is 50.00%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, LVS will have a dividend payout ratio of 25.48% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for LVS.

How will Las Vegas Sands' stock buyback program work?

Las Vegas Sands announced that its board has initiated a stock buyback plan on Wednesday, October 18th 2023, which permits the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 5.5% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

What is Sheldon G. Adelson's approval rating as Las Vegas Sands' CEO?

55 employees have rated Las Vegas Sands Chief Executive Officer Sheldon G. Adelson on Glassdoor.com. Sheldon G. Adelson has an approval rating of 94% among the company's employees. This puts Sheldon G. Adelson in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Las Vegas Sands own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Las Vegas Sands investors own include AT&T (T), Alibaba Group (BABA), Bank of America (BAC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Wynn Resorts (WYNN), Walt Disney (DIS), Tesla (TSLA), Intel (INTC), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Las Vegas Sands' major shareholders?

Las Vegas Sands' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (4.90%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (4.20%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.49%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.22%), Voya Investment Management LLC (1.15%) and Norges Bank (0.71%). Insiders that own company stock include Charles D Forman and Miriam Adelson.
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How do I buy shares of Las Vegas Sands?

Shares of LVS stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Las Vegas Sands have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Las Vegas Sands: Cotai Strip Lot 2 Apart Hotel (Macao) Limited, LVS (Nevada) International Holdings Inc., LVS Dutch Finance C.V., LVS Dutch Holding B.V., Las Vegas Sands LLC, MBS Holdings Pte. Ltd., Marina Bay Sands Pte. Ltd., Sands China Ltd., Sands IP Asset Management B.V., Venetian Casino Resort LLC, Venetian Cotai Limited, Venetian Macau Limited, Venetian Orient Limited, Venetian Venture Development Intermediate II, and Venetian Venture Development Intermediate Limited.
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This page (NYSE:LVS) was last updated on 3/2/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff