|Company name||Las Vegas Sands Corp.|
|Live stock price||[stckqut]LVS[/stckqut]|
|P/E compared to competitors||Good|
|Confident Investor Rating||Poor|
|Target stock price (TWCA growth scenario)||$81.02|
|Target stock price (averages with growth)||$63.47|
|Target stock price (averages with no growth)||$28.79|
|Target stock price (manual assumptions)||$40.27|
The following company description is from Google Finance: http://www.google.com/finance?q=lvs
Las Vegas Sands Corp. is a developer of destination properties (integrated resorts) that offers accommodations, gaming, entertainment and retail, convention and exhibition facilities, celebrity chef restaurants and other amenities. The Company owns and operates integrated resorts in Asia and the United States. The Company’s principal operating and developmental activities occur in three geographic areas: Macao, Singapore and the United States. In Macao, the Company’s segments are The Venetian Macao, Sands Cotai Central, Four Seasons Macao, Sands Macao and Other Asia (comprises the Company’s ferry operations and various other operations). In Singapore, the Company’s segment is Marina Bay Sands. In the United States, the Company’s segments are The Venetian Las Vegas, which includes the Sands Expo Center and The Palazzo, and Sands Bethlehem. It also offers players club loyalty programs at its properties, which provide access to rewards, privileges and members-only events.
Confident Investor comments: At this price and at this time, I do not think that a Confident Investor can confidently invest in Las Vegas Sands Corp. I am removing Las Vegas Sands from my Watch List.
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How was this analysis of Las Vegas Sands Corp. calculated?
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In order to assist you in using the techniques of this book, the values that I used when calculating the Manual pricing above were:
- Stock price at the time of the calculation: $52.49
- Growth: 0.04
- Current EPS (TTM): $2.05
- P/E: 26
- Future EPS Calc: $2.49
- Future Stock Price Calc: $64.84
- Target stock price: $40.26
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