Las Vegas Sands Corp. (
) 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. (
) and Wynn Resorts, Limited (
). 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%.
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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 (
- PowerShares Dynamic Leisure & Entertainment Portfolio (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Growth Portfolio (
- Vanguard Extended Market ETF (
- SPDR Russell Small Cap Completeness ETF (
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%.