Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"


The stock increased 0.19% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $208.6. About 3.69M shares traded. It has outperformed by 6.37% the S&P500. The state of OR took legal action this week against the board of Wynn Resorts for concealing former CEO Steve Wynn's sexual assault and harassment of employees. BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp increased its position in shares of Wynn Resorts by 39.2% during the 4th quarter. Wynn Resorts Ltd now has $19.46 billion valuation. The stock traded on impressive volume of 6.29 Million comparing to the average volume of 3873.03 shares, completing picture of exact trends with uncompleted dots in volume over the norm. Now moving toward intermediate time frame, 50-day Moving average is more useful at showing position trading trends lasting 50 days.

Shares of Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) have been assigned an average recommendation of "Buy" from the twenty-seven brokerages that are covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. It has outperformed by 20.93% the S&P500.

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Annual earnings per share (EPS) growth noted at 12.30% in past 5 Years and Long-term annual earnings per share (EPS) growth is expected to reach 10.00% in coming 5 years. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.50 earnings per share. analysts anticipate that Wynn Resorts will post 7.62 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Since February 20, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 5 sales for $9.81 million activity. Another trade for 10,250 shares valued at $392,268 was sold by Dorward-King Elaine J. The insider Kelligrew James B sold $1.10 million. Gottesfeld Stephen P had sold 5,000 shares worth $189,550 on Thursday, March 1.

The Stock now has Analyst' mean Recommendation of 2.3 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell. Therefore 52% are positive.

WYNN has been the subject of several analyst reports. Argus Research upgraded Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) on Wednesday, April 5 to "Buy" rating. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, February 14th. As per Tuesday, August 8, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. The company was initiated on Friday, October 7 by Wedbush. On Friday, January 19 the stock rating was maintained by Susquehanna with "Hold". The company has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $179.36.

The beta factor is 1.50.Volatility shows sense of how far the stock will fall if the market takes a dive and how high stock will rise if the bull starts to climb. Firm LT growth rate is estimated as 2%. Litigation began in 2012 when Wynn forced Universal to sell its shares at a 30 percent discount after claiming its founder, Kazuo Okada, had legal issues overseas. 6,064 are owned by American Research And Mngmt Com. First Personal Financial Services now owns 710 shares of the casino operator's stock worth $106,000 after purchasing an additional 360 shares during the period. Arizona State Retirement Sys holds 0.15% of its portfolio in Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) for 327,061 shares. Bank & Trust Of Montreal Can holds 0.01% or 86,873 shares. The Barr E S & Co holds 38,373 shares with $8.15M value, up from 5,550 last quarter. Meridian Counsel holds 0.12% or 1,500 shares. Central Corp reported 30,000 shares. Cibc World Inc reported 9,885 shares. Macquarie Grp Ltd invested 0% of its portfolio in ChemoCentryx, Inc. United Kingdom-based Baring Asset Mngmt Ltd has invested 0.03% in Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM). Gulf Natl Bank (Uk) Ltd owns 169,798 shares or 0.09% of their U.S. portfolio.

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Martingale Asset Management LP increased Intuit Inc (NASDAQ:INTU) stake by 8,281 shares to 336,312 valued at $47.81 million in 2017Q3. Broadridge Finl Solution (NYSE:BR) was raised too. Gabelli reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $230.00 target price on shares of Wynn Resorts in a research report on Tuesday, January 23rd. Therefore 55% are positive.

The 16 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Wynn Resorts Ltd have a median target of 195.00, with a high estimate of 228.00 and a low estimate of 157.00. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a "hold" rating and issued a $201.00 price objective (up previously from $153.00) on shares of Wynn Resorts in a report on Tuesday, January 23rd. On Thursday, September 3 the stock rating was downgraded by Zacks to "Sell".

Analyst's ratings determines the future of any company. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Monday, January 29. Telsey Advisory maintained the shares of WYNN in report on Friday, October 27 with "Hold" rating.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.23 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.51, from 1.63 in 2017Q2. DSM Capital Partners LLC increased its holdings in Wynn Resorts by 26.7% in the 3rd quarter.

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