Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 19, 2014

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Las Vegas Sands Corp. ( LVS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 19, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 31, 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 prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of LVS was $83.86, representing a -5.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $88.28 and a 74.89% increase over the 52 week low of $47.95.

LVS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Wynn Resorts, Limited ( WYNN ) and Melco Crown Entertainment Limited ( MPEL ). LVS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.79. Zacks Investment Research reports LVS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 29.9%, compared to an industry average of 11.1%.

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 Dynamic LargeCap Growth ( PWB )
  • First Trust Cons. Discret. AlphaDEX ( FXD )
  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Growth Portfolio ( PXMG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PWB with an increase of 9.63% over the last 100 days. BJK has the highest percent weighting of LVS at 7.97%.



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



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