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Stock analysts at Barclays raised their earnings per share (EPS) estimates on shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) in a report issued on Monday, American Banking News reports.

Shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) traded down 3.92% during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $75.24. The stock had a trading volume of 8,100,943 shares. Las Vegas Sands Corp. has a one year low of $47.95 and a one year high of $88.28. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $82.41 and a 200-day moving average of $75.39. The company has a market cap of $61.531 billion and a P/E ratio of 28.07.

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, January 29th. The company reported $0.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.85 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $3.66 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.71 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.54 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 18.8% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Las Vegas Sands Corp. will post $3.82 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of other firms have also recently commented on LVS. Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised their price target on shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp. from $89.00 to $91.00 in a research note on Friday. They now have an “overweight” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Susquehanna raised their price target on shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp. from $92.00 to $98.00 in a research note on Wednesday, March 19th. Finally, analysts at Citigroup Inc. raised their price target on shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp. from $92.50 to $97.00 in a research note on Wednesday, March 12th. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and eighteen have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $81.43.

Las Vegas Sands Corp. is a developer of destination properties (NYSE:LVS) that feature accommodations, gaming, entertainment and retail, convention and exhibition facilities, celebrity chef restaurants and other amenities.

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