Market Read®

  • Friday, July 11 2014

This prediction has passed its maturity date!

This prediction was valid between March 22, 2013 and February 22, 2013. All information in this report is for reference only and should not be considered forward looking.

(NYSE: LVS)

Las Vegas Sands


Bullish

Las Vegas Sands Corp. develops, owns, and operates integrated resorts in Asia and the United States. The company owns and operates The Venetian Macao Resort Hotel, the Four Seasons Hotel Macao, the Plaza Casino, and the Sands Macao and Sands Cotai Central in Macau, the People s Republic of China. It also owns and operates the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore; The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino, the Palazzo Resort Hotel Casino, and the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada; and the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. The company s integrated resorts comprise accommodations, gaming and entertainment facilities, retail facilities, 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.

Investment Highlights

  • GATS predicts LVS will move up in the coming weeks. Target is $57.89. more
  • EVENTS detects that a positive price event has occurred, historically indicating that the price will move up to $69.74 by February 22, 2013. Specifically, 50-day MA cross above 200-day MA has been detected. more
  • SQUEEZETRIGGER predicts that when LVS closes above $32.99, we expect a short squeeze to begin that could quickly drive the price of LVS considerably higher.

Predictive Range January 18, 2013 - February 22, 2013

Anticipated price movement, between prediction date and target date, based on all market reads.
$53.28 - $63.82

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  • EARNINGS Most stock price histories show random or unpredictable movements around earnings reports. But some repeat the same pattern quarter after quarter, year after year. Earnings predicts probability, price move and length of move before and after all US stock earnings reports.
  • FRICTION FACTOR Friction Factor is based on the relationship between the price of a stock and the volume at which it's bought and sold. Normal and abnormal Friction factor patterns can help you time your buying and selling decisions for maximum earnings potential.
  • GATS The Global Automated Trading System (GATS) combines neural networks and genetic algorithms to reduce investment risks. GATS selects the highest probability trades in stocks, bonds, options, commodities, currencies and private equities, delivering precise, predictive and profitable data.
  • GROUP SECTOR Certain institutions can exert buying or selling pressure over an entire industry group, pushing prices higher. Group Sector identifies stocks that most closely match their group's movement and generate powerful group consensus trading signals to help you profit from the herd mentality.
  • PATTERN SCAN This technology automatically tracks "Trigger Events" that positively or negatively affect the value of a stock — or its perceived value among analysts — ranging from price fluctuations to natural disasters and political shifts. The results reveal patterns that can predict market movements.
  • EVENTS Events describe the current technical situation in your stock. It displays the technicals, trend conditions and seasonal factors and automatically discovers how that stock has performed in the trading days following the occurrences of the event or combination of events. This technology automatically scans using complex historical queries based on what event is taking place right now in the stock. It then displays the probability, expected return and number of trading days for the expected move.
  • RegSHO NAKED SHORTS SEC Regulation SHO mandates that if a clearing agent holds a fail-to-deliver position for 13 consecutive settlement days, it must purchase securities to close out its position, a.k.a. a forced cover. WealthMakers aggregates data from NYSE, AMEX, NASDAQ, OTCBB and PINKSHEETS to track stocks that are about to have forced covers.
  • SEASONALITY Seasonality analyzes more than 20 years of data to determine if stocks have a long or short seasonal bias, how many trading days the move is expected to last, the probability of that move and the percentage move the stock is expected to make based on the seasonal bias.
  • SQUEEZE TRIGGER Our proprietary database of more than 3,500,000,000 short sale transactions allows us to calculate the exact price at which the total short interest is short in each stock. Squeeze Trigger Alerts let you know exactly when a short squeeze will start and how to trade profitably.
  • VALUATION A stock's value is a function of its forecasted earnings per share and forecasted earnings growth, as well as profitability, interest and inflation rates. Valuation use these metrics to determine at what price a stock is undervalued or overvalued, so that you can make investment decisions accordingly.
  • INSIDER Significant stock sales or purchases by company "insiders" (officers or directors) can be a predictor of future price movements — up or down. The Insider strategy tracks these actions and correlates them with historical data to give you an investment edge.

Events

 

Uses historical patterns in stock price and volume changes to help time buying and selling decisions.

Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) is expected to go higher. Events detect patterns in price and volume movement that have historically preceeded predictable stock movements. LVS has demonstrated a 50-day MA cross above 200-day MA technical event that has been predictable 3.0 of the last 4.0 occurrances.

  • The price of LVS expected to move up.
  • Positive patterns detected in the price movement of the stock indicates the price should move to $69.74 by February 22, 2013.
  • Of the previous 4 occurrances of 50-day MA cross above 200-day MA event, LVS has moved up 75% of the time.

GATS

 

Reduces risk by selecting the highest probability trades across market indices.

Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) is expected to go up as bullish signals have been generated by top equity trading strategies. This trading system is designed to identify high probability reversion to mean trading candidates. It looks to go long immediately following strong sell-offs, and goes short after sharp run ups. Its trades are short term and hone in on the irrational decisions of emotional traders around these extreme moves.

  • The price of LVS expected to move up in the coming weeks.
  • Suggested stop level of 49.23 to limit potential trading losses.

Squeeze Trigger

 

We have a proprietary database of all trading in US stocks and maintain massive databases of short sale and naked short sale time and sales data, along with short squeeze SqueezeTrigger prices. We are the only firm that knows the exact price that a short squeeze will start in every US stock.

The Cumulative Squeeze Trigger price for LVS is 32.99.

This means that when LVS closes above $32.99, we expect a short squeeze to begin that could quickly drive the price of LVS considerably higher.

Date Short Volume Short Value SqueezeTrigger
2014-06-30 9283992 693776010.974 74.7282
2014-05-31 16311634 1248903519.54 76.5652
2014-04-30 30387462 2359695819.16 77.6536
2014-03-31 20899941 1728899549.36 82.7227
2014-02-28 10108401 761695308.033 75.3527
2014-01-31 27332318 2147759882.28 78.5795
2013-12-31 10879332 812880840.443 74.7179
2013-11-30 16131289 1135018464.72 70.3613
2013-10-31 11360992 760167383.018 66.9103
2013-09-30 19946137 1251785649.69 62.7583
2013-08-31 2622294 149874066.817 57.1538
2013-07-31 22069415 1202315245.9 54.4788
2013-06-30 33619099 1832688029.52 54.5133
2013-05-31 26631498 1542483048.41 57.9195
2013-04-30 28129771 1532276446.98 54.4717
2013-03-31 21095839 1109326803.4 52.5851
2013-02-28 32965161 1731419261.65 52.5227
2013-01-31 47206473 2445045107.09 51.7947
2012-12-31 35595614 1626872620.94 45.7043
2012-11-30 43649642 1940785302.32 44.4628

Friction Factor

 

Friction Factor determines if there is normal or abnormal behavior in the price action of the stock when compared to the buying vs. selling trading statistics. It shows us how many more shares of buying than selling it takes to move a stock higher by 1 cent, or how many more shares of selling than buying it takes to drop a stock by 1 cent.
Here is how to understand Friction Factor:

  • If Friction Factor is positive, more buying than selling caused LVS's price to rise
  • If Friction Factor is negative, more selling than buying caused LVS's price to fall
  • If Friction Factor is 0, there was no discernable activity either way
  • If Friction Factor is abnormal, it means that more buying than selling caused the price to drop which is evidence of manipulative activity. In some cases more selling than buying can cause the price to increase. While this is rare, it must be noted as well. Friction Factor raw data.

Date Change Buy Vol Sell Vol Net Vol Friction
2014-06-10 -0.9 2387223 2624424 -237201 -2635.566667
2014-06-09 -1.57 2839012 2534819 304193 Bearish Bias
2014-06-06 -0.7 1299147 1253844 45303 Bearish Bias
2014-06-05 -1.03 1150065 1223573 -73508 -713.6699029
2014-06-04 0.35 1029236 1070399 -41163 Bullish Bias
2014-06-03 -1.99 2941845 2169188 772657 Bearish Bias
2014-06-02 1.01 1017391 874134 143257 1418.386139
2014-05-30 -0.32 1665394 1835842 -170448 -5326.5
2014-05-29 1.04 1108407 1255783 -147376 Bullish Bias
2014-05-28 0.03 1419678 1735026 -315348 Bullish Bias
2014-05-27 0.7 1522371 1503635 18736 267.6571429
2014-05-23 0.11 751121 820675 -69554 Bullish Bias
2014-05-22 0.9 1217262 1167547 49715 552.3888889
2014-05-21 0.97 960958 972914 -11956 Bullish Bias
2014-05-20 -1.9 1240600 1474632 -234032 -1231.747368
2014-05-19 1.24 1955869 1325161 630708 5086.354839
2014-05-16 -0.26 1482970 1277925 205045 Bearish Bias
2014-05-15 -0.36 1946037 2059406 -113369 -3149.138889
2014-05-14 -2.07 2104643 2356638 -251995 -1217.36715
2014-05-13 -0.03 1260794 1155878 104916 Bearish Bias

General Results

 

Past success in predictions regarding all predictions on the WealthMakers platform.

Our prediction engine has a track record that is second to none. See for our results.

Read Type Avg Return Avg Maturity Days Hits Misses % Accurate
Insider 15.136 73.18 9093 472 95.07%
SqueezeTrigger 12.738 22.37 7780 473 94.27%
Group Correlation 7.341 14.99 1310 87 93.77%
Valuation 14.484 26.96 4201 302 93.29%
Seasonality 7.459 15.21 42599 4123 91.18%
PatternScan 8.449 11.37 133502 19274 87.38%
Events 6.943 11.2 3389 543 86.19%
GATS 5.387 7.94 45083 8534 84.08%
Earnings 8.678 10.28 21689 4352 83.29%
Naked Shorts 14.518 10.83 2232 589 79.12%
Friction Factor 7.501 3.63 5601 1604 77.74%

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Overview
Last Price$74.40
52 Week Range$52.90 - $88.28
1 Month Range$72.35 - $78.50
Avg Daily Volume4292060.0
PE Ratio25.43
 
Earnings Per Share
YearEPS
2014(E)$3.048
 
Capitalization
Shares Outstanding814MM
Market Capitalization$63503.00MM
 
 

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