Are Analysts Bearish Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) After Last Week?

January 13, 2018 - By Adrian Erickson

 Are Analysts Bearish Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) After Last Week?
Investors sentiment increased to 1.36 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.33, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 36 investors sold Las Vegas Sands Corp. shares while 141 reduced holdings. 69 funds opened positions while 172 raised stakes. 284.19 million shares or 2.24% less from 290.72 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
Pinebridge Invs L P reported 0.18% of its portfolio in Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS). Lpl Financial Lc stated it has 124,971 shares. American Assets Management Limited Liability Corp, California-based fund reported 20,000 shares. Legal General Gru Public Limited Com accumulated 0.08% or 1.63M shares. Davidson Inv Advisors stated it has 160,688 shares. Sense Inc reported 11,827 shares. American Assets Advisers holds 2.89% of its portfolio in Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) for 114,600 shares. Horizon Kinetics Ltd Liability Com has 0.33% invested in Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS). One Trading Lp invested in 20,134 shares. Magnetar Fincl Ltd Liability Corporation holds 15,034 shares. Columbia L L C Mgmt owns 0.43% invested in Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) for 51,110 shares. Secor Capital Advsrs Ltd Partnership has 98,512 shares. Benjamin F Edwards & Inc stated it has 0.04% of its portfolio in Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS). Motco holds 0% or 500 shares. Wellington Management Group Inc Ltd Liability Partnership invested in 4.19M shares or 0.06% of the stock.

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) Ratings Coverage

Among 21 analysts covering Las Vegas Sands (NYSE:LVS), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 62% are positive. Las Vegas Sands has $72.0 highest and $42 lowest target. $61.03’s average target is -14.07% below currents $71.02 stock price. Las Vegas Sands had 51 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) earned “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, October 19. The firm has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Thursday, October 26. Aegis Capital maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, March 23 report. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Thursday, April 21. Susquehanna maintained Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) rating on Monday, May 1. Susquehanna has “Buy” rating and $69 target. The rating was downgraded by Standpoint Research on Thursday, March 17 to “Hold”. Telsey Advisory Group maintained Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) on Friday, November 4 with “Market Perform” rating. As per Wednesday, July 26, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, September 8 by Stifel Nicolaus. Vetr downgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Thursday, September 17 report. Below is a list of Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) latest ratings and price target changes.

07/11/2017 Broker: Morgan Stanley Old Rating: Equal-Weight New Rating: Overweight Old Target: $65 Upgrade
26/10/2017 Broker: Nomura Rating: Neutral Old Target: $54 New Target: $57 Maintain
26/10/2017 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Hold Old Target: $54 New Target: $57 Maintain
26/10/2017 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $63 New Target: $65 Maintain
25/10/2017 Broker: Roth Capital Rating: Buy New Target: $69 Initiates Coverage On
01/09/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Buy New Target: $72.0 Maintain
28/07/2017 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Buy Maintain
26/07/2017 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Hold New Target: $54.0000 Maintain

The stock increased 0.55% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $71.02. About 2.91M shares traded or 2.69% up from the average. Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) has risen 28.09% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.39% the S&P500.

Las Vegas Sands Corp., together with its subsidiaries, develops, owns, and operates integrated resorts in Asia and the United States. The company has market cap of $56.14 billion. It owns and operates The Venetian Macao Resort Hotel, Sands Cotai Central, The Parisian Macao, the Four Seasons Hotel Macao, Cotai Strip, the Plaza Casino, and the Sands Macao in Macao, the PeopleÂ’s Republic of China; and iconic Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. It has a 26.8 P/E ratio. The firm also owns and operates The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino and The Palazzo Resort Hotel Casino on the Las Vegas Strip; the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada; and the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

More notable recent Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “5 Reasons Why You Should Invest in Las Vegas Sands (LVS) Now” on December 29, 2017, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 20, 2017” published on December 19, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: “Pick ‘Em: Las Vegas Sands Vs. The VanEck Vectors Gaming ETF” on January 10, 2018. More interesting news about Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “Why Las Vegas Sands Corp. Shares Popped 35% in 2017” published on January 12, 2018 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “Why 2017 Was a Year to Forget for Las Vegas Sands Corp.” with publication date: December 22, 2017.

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