Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 18, 2013


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Las Vegas Sands Corp. ( LVS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 18, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased LVS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that LVS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $77.38, the dividend yield is 1.81%.

The previous trading day's last sale of LVS was $77.38, representing a -0.68% decrease from the 52 week high of $77.91 and a 74.11% increase over the 52 week low of $44.44.

LVS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Melco Crown Entertainment Limited ( MPEL ) and Wynn Resorts, Limited ( WYNN ). LVS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.62. Zacks Investment Research reports LVS's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 38.89%, compared to an industry average of 8.6%.

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 )
  • Columbia Large Cap Growth ETF ( RPX )
  • PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Growth ( PWB )
  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Growth Portfolio ( PXMG )
  • SPDR Russell Small Cap Completeness ETF ( RSCO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is BJK with an increase of 24.34% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of LVS at 8.21%.

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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