Las Vegas Sands Corp., together with its subsidiaries, develops, owns, and operates integrated resorts in Asia and the United States.
Exceptional growth potential with solid track record.
Share Price & News
How has Las Vegas Sands's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: LCR has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: LCR exceeded the German Hospitality industry which returned -35.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: LCR underperformed the German Market which returned 3.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Las Vegas Sands's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Las Vegas Sands undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: LCR (€39.18) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€38.13)
Significantly Below Fair Value: LCR is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: LCR is good value based on its PE Ratio (16.6x) compared to the DE Hospitality industry average (20.3x).
PE vs Market: LCR is good value based on its PE Ratio (16.6x) compared to the German market (21x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: LCR is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: LCR is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7.8x) compared to the DE Hospitality industry average (2x).
How is Las Vegas Sands forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 18 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: LCR's forecast earnings growth (52.2% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: LCR's earnings (52.2% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the German market (22.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: LCR's revenue (21.4% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: LCR's revenue (21.4% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: LCR's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (34.4%)
How has Las Vegas Sands performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: LCR has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: LCR's current net profit margins (17.8%) are higher than last year (11.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: LCR's earnings have grown by 4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: LCR's earnings growth over the past year (37%) exceeds its 5-year average (4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: LCR earnings growth over the past year (37%) exceeded the Hospitality industry -15.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: Whilst LCR's Return on Equity (45.98%) is outstanding, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.
How is Las Vegas Sands's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: LCR's short term assets ($3.5B) exceed its short term liabilities ($2.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: LCR's short term assets ($3.5B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($13.3B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: LCR's debt to equity ratio (224.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: LCR's debt to equity ratio has increased from 105.9% to 224.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: LCR's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (15.1%).
Interest Coverage: LCR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6x coverage).
What is Las Vegas Sands's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate LCR's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate LCR's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LCR's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LCR's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: LCR is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of LCR's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Sheldon Adelson (86yo)
Mr. Sheldon Gary Adelson is Founder and has been the Chief Executive Officer of Sands China Ltd., since March 6, 2015. Mr. Adelson has been the Chief Executive Officer of Las Vegas Sands Corp. since August ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Sheldon's total compensation ($USD24.68M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD5.40M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Sheldon's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Executive VP||3.25yrs||US$2.41m||0.036% $11.1m|
|Executive VP||0.83yr||US$2.05m||no data|
|Senior VP & Chief Accounting Officer||4.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Investor Relations||8.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Public Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Global Retail||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Global Gaming Strategy||6.92yrs||no data||no data|
|CEO & President - Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd & MD of Global Development - Las Vegas Sands Corp||9yrs||US$2.03m||no data|
Experienced Management: LCR's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.2 years average tenure).
|Executive VP||3.25yrs||US$2.41m||0.036% $11.1m|
|Independent Director||8.75yrs||US$270.68k||0.0023% $703.7k|
|Independent Director||5.75yrs||US$257.92k||0.0014% $425.9k|
|Independent Director||3.25yrs||US$268.92k||0.00086% $265.4k|
|Independent Director||6.08yrs||US$268.80k||0.0016% $506.2k|
|Independent Director||5.5yrs||US$266.80k||0.0014% $425.9k|
Experienced Board: LCR's board of directors are considered experienced (5.9 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Las Vegas Sands Corp.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Las Vegas Sands Corp.
- Ticker: LCR
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1988
- Industry: Casinos and Gaming
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: US$34.917b
- Listing Market Cap: US$30.863b
- Shares outstanding: 763.71m
- Website: https://www.sands.com
Number of Employees
- Las Vegas Sands Corp.
- 3355 Las Vegas Boulevard South
- Las Vegas
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|LVS||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Dec 2004|
|LCR||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Dec 2004|
|LCR||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Dec 2004|
|LVS *||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Common Stock||MX||MXN||Dec 2004|
|LVS||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||CH||CHF||Dec 2004|
|0QY4||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Dec 2004|
|LVSC||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||AT||EUR||Dec 2004|
|LVS||BASE (Buenos Aires Stock Exchange)||CEDEAR (EACH 1 REP 1 ORD)||AR||ARS||Dec 2012|
Las Vegas Sands Corp., together with its subsidiaries, develops, owns, and operates integrated resorts in Asia and the United States. It owns and operates The Venetian Macao Resort Hotel, the Sands Cotai Central, The Parisian Macao, The Plaza Macao and Four Seasons Hotel Macao, Cotai Strip, and the Sands Macao in Macao, the People’s Republic of China; and Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. The company also owns and operates The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino on the Las Vegas Strip; and the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Its integrated resorts feature accommodations, gaming, entertainment and retail malls, convention and exhibition facilities, celebrity chef restaurants, and other amenities. Las Vegas Sands Corp. was founded in 1988 and is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/11 21:24|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/10 00:00|
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