Analysts Detailing with Profitability Ratio Analysis: MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM)

Andrew Cummings
March 20, 2017

Earnings per share (EPS) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock.

MGM Resorts International has a 50 day moving average of 27.40 and a 200 day moving average of 27.37. The highest price target outlook for the stock is $37 and the minimum price target estimate is $31. A number of important factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those indicated in such forward-looking statements, including effects of economic and market conditions, competition with other destination travel locations throughout the world, the design, timing and costs of expansion projects, and risks relating to worldwide operations, permits, licenses, financings, approvals and other contingencies in connection with growth in new or existing jurisdictions and additional risks and uncertainties described in MGM Resorts International's Form 10-K, Form 10-Q and Form 8-K reports (including all amendments to those reports) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Sometimes it may seem like it, but analysts don't just pull their price targets out of thin air. The company has a Low Price Target of $15 and the Mean Target of $20.77, according to the Brokers. MGM Resorts International has a 1-year low of $20.14 and a 1-year high of $30.62. (CTL)'s shares projecting a $27.31 target price. To see the ratio analysis, the debt to equity ratio appeared as 2.09 for seeing its liquidity position.

Recently analysts working for various investment brokerages have changed their ratings and price targets on shares of MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM).

MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) added 2.95% to reach $27.58 in the previous trading session.

MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, February 16th. MGM Resorts International (MGM) is a part of Services sector and belongs to Resorts & Casinos industry.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.44 and $0.2 respectively. "Ultimately, through all this investigation into the company's performance the analyst decides whether their stock is a "buy", sell" or hold". The Estimated EPS rate for Long term growth is $9.4. The shares were sold at an average price of $26.26, for a total transaction of $2,787,761.60. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 316,044 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $8,299,315.44. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $26.74 per share, for a total transaction of $30,751.00. The relative volume of the stock is 1.86, while its market cap is $15.84 Billion. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here.

01/17/2017 - MGM Resorts International had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Telsey Advisory Group. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co.

Two other important profitability ratios for investors to know are both returns-based ratios that measure a company's ability to create wealth for shareholders.

MGM Resorts International is a holding company. "This agreement, which makes us the development advisor and operator, reflects our commitment to remaining disciplined and focused in our investments while continuing to advance our brand of entertainment resorts in markets around the world". It has additional business activities, including its investments in unconsolidated affiliates, and other corporate and management operations.

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