Wynn Resorts Limited (WYNN) reported quarterly earnings results on Thursday, Jul-28-2016. The company said it had a profit of $1.08 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations beating the analyst consensus estimate by $0.12. Analysts had a consensus of $0.96. The company posted revenue of $1058.00 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $1034.75 million. The company’s revenue was up 1.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.74 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Wynn Resorts Limited. UBS Downgraded Wynn Resorts Limited on Jul 20, 2016 to ” Neutral”, Price Target of the shares are set at $98.Shares were Downgraded by JP Morgan on Jul 14, 2016 to ” Neutral” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 94 from a previous price target of $101 .Shares were Reiterated by UBS on Jul 8, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 98 from a previous price target of $112 .
Wynn Resorts Limited opened for trading at $102.52 and hit $104.91 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $104.66, with a gain of 2.37% or 2.42 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 35,65,252 shares. Company has a market cap of $10,653 M.
In a different news, on Feb 10, 2016, Family Limited Partnershi Wynn (CEO) purchased 258,523 shares at $58.48 per share price. According to the SEC, on Dec 8, 2015, Stephen A Wynn (CEO) purchased 1,003,977 shares at $63.63 per share price. On Oct 21, 2015, Ray R Irani (director) purchased 40,000 shares at $68.00 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Wynn Resorts Limited is a developer owner and operator of destination casino resorts which integrate accommodations and amenities including fine dining premium retail offerings distinctive entertainment and convention facilities. The Company owns 72% of Wynn Macau Limited which operates an integrated resort in the Macau Special Administrative Region of the Peoples Republic of China (Macau). Wynn Resorts also owns 100% of and operates an integrated resort in Las Vegas Nevada. The company operates through two segments: Macau Operations which includes Wynn Macau and Encore at Wynn Maca and Las Vegas Operations which includes Wynn Las Vegas and Encore at Wynn Las Vegas. Its Macau Operations features approximately 284000 square feet of casino space with 498 table games and 625 slot machines two hotel towers and others. Its Las Vegas Operations features approximately 186000 square feet of casino space with 232 table games 1849 slot machines two hotel towers and others.