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GOP Mega Donor’s Company Admits It ‘Likely’ Violated US Bribery Laws

[credit provider=”AP”] March 2 (Reuters) – Las Vegas Sands Corp said it “likely” violated the federal Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, which outlaws the bribery of foreign officials, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing on Friday.The filing marks the first disclosure by the casino operator, controlled by founder and […]
GOP Mega Donor’s Company Admits It ‘Likely’ Violated US Bribery Laws
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Here’s Why Las Vegas Sands Gets An ‘F’ For Corporate Governance

[credit provider=”Bloomberg”] Las Vegas Sands Corp.’s chairman and CEO Sheldon Gary Adelson is under more scrutiny for his business dealings in Macau – but investors who hold the casino operator’s stock should not be surprised. Las Vegas Sands has had corporate governance problems for years.Federal and Nevada investigators are looking […]
Here’s Why Las Vegas Sands Gets An ‘F’ For Corporate Governance
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JPMORGAN: These Are The 28 Best Stocks For 2012

[credit provider=”swamibu via flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/swamibu/1182138940/”] J.P. Morgan recently unveiled its top investment ideas for 2012 in its U.S. Year Ahead 2012.  Though the company is constructive on fixed income securities, the focus is on equities.Specifically, the investment house sees the S&P 500 heading to 1430 by year’s end.  They recommend […]
JPMORGAN: These Are The 28 Best Stocks For 2012
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BARCLAYS: These Are The Absolute Best Stocks For 2012

[credit provider=”WI Guard Pics” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/wiguardpics/4765058198/”] Barclays Capital’s equity research team is out with its GLOBAL TOP PICKS 2012 list, choosing more than 140 names, 59 of which trade in the U.S.Stuart Linde, head of equity research at the bank, expects equities to face major headwinds during the first half of […]
BARCLAYS: These Are The Absolute Best Stocks For 2012
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LVS Upped, But Down After Upgrade And Subpoena

HedgeFundLIVE.com — In this morning’s rendition of HFL Ugprades / Downgrades I heard that a Credit Suisse analyst upgraded Las Vegas Sands (LVS) from neutral to outperform and put a $56 price target on the stock.  I did a quick news search and saw that casino revenues in Macau rose […]