Is It Right Time to Be Cautious on Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS), Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY)?

The shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) has been pegged with a rating of Market Perform by Telsey Advisory Group in its latest research note that was published on April 18th, 2019. The research company has also assigned a $64 price target. Telsey Advisory Group wasn’t the only research firm that published a report of Las Vegas Sands Corp., with other equities research analysts also giving their opinion on the stock. BofA/Merrill advised investors in its research note published on April 17th, 2019, to Neutral the LVS stock while also putting a $70 price target. The stock had earned Hold rating from HSBC Securities when it published its report on April 17th, 2019. The stock was given Neutral rating by Credit Suisse in its report released on March 20th, 2019, the day when the price target on the stock was placed at $58. Bernstein was of a view that LVS is Outperform in its latest report on November 15th, 2018. HSBC Securities thinks that LVS is worth Buy rating. This was contained in the firm’s report on October 16th, 2018.

Amongst the analysts that rated the stock, 0 have recommended investors to sell it, 8 believe it has the potential for further growth, thus rating it as Hold while 4 advised investors to purchase the stock. The consensus currently stands at a Hold while its average price target is $70.32. The price of the stock the last time has raised by 13.15% from its Week high price while it is raised higher than its 52-Week low price. A look at the stock’s other technical shows that its 14-day RSI now stands at 33.03.

The shares of the company added by 2.58% during the trading session on Tuesday, reaching a low of $52.10 while ending the day at $53.62. During the trading session, a total of 6.74 million shares were traded which represents a -53.63% decline from the average session volume which is 4.39M shares. LVS had ended its last session trading at 52.27. Las Vegas Sands Corp. currently has a market cap of $42.32B, while its P/E ratio stands at 15.65, while its P/E earnings growth sits at 3.06, with a beta of 1.63. Las Vegas Sands Corp. debt-to-equity ratio currently stands at 2.16, while its quick ratio hovers at 1.60. LVS 52-week low price stands at $47.39 while its 52-week high price is $69.60.

The company in its last quarterly report recorded $0.72 earnings per share which is below the $0.78 predicted by most analysts. The Las Vegas Sands Corp. generated $3,334.00 million in revenue during the last quarter, which is slightly lower than the $3,391.08 million predicted by analysts. In the second quarter last year, the firm recorded $0.91 earnings per share. Compared to the same quarter last year, the firm’s revenue was down by -26.39%. Las Vegas Sands Corp. has the potential to record 3.43 EPS for the current fiscal year, according to equities analysts.

Investment analysts at Mizuho published a research note on June 4th, 2019 where it informed investors and clients that Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) is now rated as Neutral. BofA/Merrill also rated CY as Reiterated on April 17th, 2019, with its price target of $70 suggesting that CY could surge by 3.74% from its current share price. Even though the stock has been trading at $22.76/share, analysts expect it to surge higher by 0.57% to reach $23.78/share. It started the day trading at $22.89 and traded between $22.71 and $22.89 throughout the trading session.

A look at its technical shows that CY’s 50-day SMA is 22.43 while its 200-day SMA stands at 16.59. The stock has a high of $23.11 for the year while the low is $11.75. The company’s P/E ratio currently sits at 26.13, while the P/B ratio is 3.97. At the moment, only of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation shares were sold short. The company’s average trading volume currently stands at 9.73M shares, which means that the short-interest ratio is just 2.09 days. Over the past seven days, the company moved, with its shift of 0.53%. Looking further, the stock has raised 43.96% over the past 90 days while it gained 46.73% over the last six months.

The change in the stock’s fortunes has led to several institutional investors altering their holdings of the stock. The Vanguard Group Inc sold more CY shares, decreasing its portfolio by -0.90% during the last quarter. This move now sees The Vanguard Group Inc selling -361,676 shares in the last quarter, thus it now holds 39,670,845 shares of CY, with a total valuation of $911,239,310. BlackRock Fund Advisors meanwhile bought more CY shares in the recently filed quarter, changing its stake to $735,834,027 worth of shares. Waddell Reed Investment Managem followed the path by increasing its CY portfolio by +0.14% in the quarter. This means that Waddell Reed Investment Managem bought 29,086 shares in the last quarter and now controls 20,468,569 shares of the CY stock, with the valuation hitting $470,163,030.

Similarly, Columbia Management Investment Ad increased its Cypress Semiconductor Corporation shares by +1.07% during the recently filed quarter. After buying 86,316 shares in the last quarter, the firm now controls 8,147,350 shares of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation which are valued at $187,144,630. In the same vein, TCW Asset Management Co LLC decreased its Cypress Semiconductor Corporation shares by during the most recent reported quarter. The firm sold -3,368,243 shares during the quarter which decreased its stakes to 6,152,900 shares and is now valued at $141,332,113. Following these latest developments, around 0.50% of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation stocks are owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.