Las Vegas Sands Corp. ( LVS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 18, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.75 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 27, 2018. Shareholders who purchased LVS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that LVS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $61.41, the dividend yield is 4.89%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LVS was $61.41, representing a -24.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $81.45 and a 3.89% increase over the 52 week low of $59.11.
LVS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Marriott International ( MAR ) and Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. ( HLT ). LVS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.79. Zacks Investment Research reports LVS's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 15.79%, compared to an industry average of 12.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to LVS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LVS as a top-10 holding:
- Vanguard Extended Market ETF ( VXF ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is VXF with an increase of 10.9% over the last 100 days.