analysts Estimates and Ratings: Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS)


Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) will report its next earnings on Oct 19 – Oct 24 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $0.52/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.56/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.04/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -7.1%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Las Vegas Sands Corp. and for the current quarter 15 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.6/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.51/share and a High Estimate of $0.68/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 11 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Las Vegas Sands Corp. as 2.79 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Las Vegas Sands Corp. is 2.67 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 2.87 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 2.89 Billion.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for LVS to be -9.1%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of -3.2%. For the next 5 years, Las Vegas Sands Corp. is expecting Growth of -3.69% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 2.68% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Las Vegas Sands Corp., where 3 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 5 analysts have given a Buy signal, 10 said it’s a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 14 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Las Vegas Sands Corp. might touch $65 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $55.14 and $42 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Las Vegas Sands Corp. got Upgrade on 4-Oct-16 where investment firm BofA/Merrill Upgrade the stock from Neutral to Buy.

Las Vegas Sands Corp. closed its last trading session at $57.57 with the loss of -0.21%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 45.94 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $60 and 52-week low of $34.88. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -0.67% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 4.84% and 20.88% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Oct 11, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 0.63 and Average Volume (3 months) is 3.98 million. Las Vegas Sands Corp. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 28 and Forward P/E ratio of 23.72.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 7.9%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 24.4%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 16.1%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Las Vegas Sands Corp. currently shows a Weekly Performance of -2.56%, where Monthly Performance is 1.48%, Quarterly performance is 23.89%, 6 Months performance is 13.24% and yearly performance percentage is 27.95%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 36.6%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.17% and Monthly Volatility of 1.95%.