Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 18, 2014


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Las Vegas Sands Corp. ( LVS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 18, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LVS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 42.86% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $73.19, the dividend yield is 2.73%.

The previous trading day's last sale of LVS was $73.19, representing a -17.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $88.28 and a 52.64% increase over the 52 week low of $47.95.

LVS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. ( HLT ) and Wynn Resorts, Limited ( WYNN ). LVS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.05. Zacks Investment Research reports LVS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 34.07%, compared to an industry average of 12.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the LVS Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to LVS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LVS as a top-10 holding:

  • Market Vectors Gaming ETF ( BJK )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Leisure & Entertainment Portfolio ( PEJ )
  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Growth Portfolio ( PXMG )
  • Vanguard Extended Market ETF ( VXF )
  • SPDR Russell Small Cap Completeness ETF ( RSCO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PXMG with an increase of 5.34% over the last 100 days. BJK has the highest percent weighting of LVS at 7.85%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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