Las Vegas Sands Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (LVS)
The ex-dividend date for Las Vegas Sands (NYSE:LVS) is tomorrow, December 18, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 25 cents per share. At a price of $46.56 as of 10 a.m., the dividend yield is 2.2%.
Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) is tomorrow, December 18, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 25 cents per share. At a price of $46.56 as of 10 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.2%. The average volume for Las Vegas Sands has been 6.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Las Vegas Sands has a market cap of $37.81 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 7.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Las Vegas Sands Corp., together with its subsidiaries, owns, develops, and operates various integrated resort properties primarily in the United States, Macau, and Singapore. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.9, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Las Vegas Sands as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Las Vegas Sands Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list. Holiday Special: Subscribe to Action Alerts PLUS to see how Jim Cramer trades his $2.5 Million+ portfolio for 51% off the list price. Your first 14-days are FREE: Sign up today to get e-mail alerts before every trade.