Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 52.21 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Las Vegas Sands Corp. is 66.12 (with a change from open of 0.90%), this in conjunction with a target price of 62.32. Volume today has so far reached 4092411, with an average volume of about 3606.8. The GAP for this stock, is 0.83%.
The P/E ratio is 28.72, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 23.7. The current EPS for Las Vegas Sands Corp., is 2.3, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of -14.80%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 23.80%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Las Vegas Sands Corp., EPS is looking like it will grow 7.64% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 2.80%. Quarter over quarter is 49.90% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 14.40%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 6.10%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 3.90%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 20.20% and institutional ownership is 39.80%. Shares outstanding is 789.59, while shares float is at a value of 398.58. Float short for Las Vegas Sands Corp. is 2.24% and the short ratio is 2.48.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.61, while the total debt/equity comes to 1.63. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 1.1, and the quick ratio is 1.1. The most recent gross margin is 49.40% and their operating margin is 22.50%. The profit margin is 15.50%.
Las Vegas Sands Corp. has seen returns on assets of 8.90%, and on investment, 14.30%. Return on equity is 29.30%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 10.26. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 4.42, with Price/book ratio coming to 8.76 and Price/cash is 26.69, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is *TBA.
The simple moving averages are 7.51% and 15.86% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is 0.81% and the 52 week low is 59.52%.
Las Vegas Sands Corp. has a dividend yield of 4.42%, with a current price of 66.12. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 125.50%. This is in an industry, Resorts & Casinos, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Services. Las Vegas Sands Corp. is based in USA.
Performance in the Resorts & Casinos industry means that Las Vegas Sands Corp. has seen performance for the past week of 3.39%, with performance for the month coming to 16.31%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 15.27%, and for the half year the performance is 40.80%. Volatility for this week is 1.27% and for the month this is 1.86%.
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