Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) : Fjarde Ap-fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund scooped up 210 additional shares in Las Vegas Sands Corp. during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 14, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 130,594 shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp. which is valued at $7,539,192.Las Vegas Sands Corp. makes up approximately 0.17% of Fjarde Ap-fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , National Pension Service boosted its stake in LVS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 24,590 additional shares and now holds a total of 312,921 shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp. which is valued at $18,064,929. Las Vegas Sands Corp. makes up approx 0.15% of National Pension Service’s portfolio.Cohen Capital Management boosted its stake in LVS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 360 additional shares and now holds a total of 53,770 shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp. which is valued at $3,123,499. Las Vegas Sands Corp. makes up approx 0.94% of Cohen Capital Management’s portfolio.First Mercantile Trust Co boosted its stake in LVS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 865 additional shares and now holds a total of 2,886 shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp. which is valued at $168,485. Las Vegas Sands Corp. makes up approx 0.02% of First Mercantile Trust Co’s portfolio.Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa reduced its stake in LVS by selling 78,586 shares or 32.28% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 164,899 shares of LVS which is valued at $9,707,604. Las Vegas Sands Corp. makes up approx 0.04% of Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa’s portfolio.
Las Vegas Sands Corp. closed down -0.36 points or -0.62% at $57.73 with 38,27,515 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $58.52, the shares hit an intraday low of $56.73 and an intraday high of $58.75 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Las Vegas Sands Corp. reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.04 based on the information available during the earnings call on Jul 25, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.56. The company had revenue of $2650.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2750.98 million. The company’s revenue was down -9.3 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.60 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Las Vegas Sands Corp.. Las Vegas Sands Corp. was Upgraded by BofA/Merrill to ” Buy” on Oct 4, 2016. Las Vegas Sands Corp. was Upgraded by Argus to ” Buy” on Sep 14, 2016. Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Sep 8, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 61 from a previous price target of $56 .
Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVSC) is a developer of destination properties that offers accommodations gaming entertainment and retail convention and exhibition facilities celebrity chef restaurants and other amenities. The Companys principal operating and developmental activities occur in three geographic areas: Macao Singapore and the United States. In Macao its operating segments are The Venetian Macao; Sands Cotai Central; Four Seasons Macao; Sands Macao and Other Asia (that includes its ferry operations and various other operations). In Singapore its operating segment is Marina Bay Sands. In the United States its operating segments are The Venetian Las Vegas which includes the Sands Expo Center and The Palazzo and Sands Bethlehem. The Paiza Club located at the Companys properties is an invitation-only club which offers a range of services and amenities. The Company also offers players club loyalty programs at its properties.