Leisure & Entertainment Sector Cheat Sheet: Las Vegas Sands, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, and More

The Leisure & Entertainment sector is having a good trading session. The Powershares Dynamic Leisure & Entertainment Portfolio Fund (NYSE:PEJ) is trading at $125.45, up $4.38 and 3.6%.

Key Stocks Driving the Leisure & Entertainment Sector Now

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS), Wynn Resorts Ltd. (NASDAQ:WYNN): Union Gaming states Macau’s government will likely continue to strictly control the opening of new casinos.¬†Macau Business reported the government will not allow more than two new Cotai resorts to open in any given year.

LVS shares recently traded at $53.80, down $0.33, or 0.61%. Shares are up 27% year-to-date, outperforming the sector which is up 17% year-to-date.

Six Flags Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:SIX) and Nokia (NYSE:NOK) announced an integrated marketing and mobile development partnership  to support the new Lumia 900 and debut a custom application for Six Flags guests for all U.S. locations.

SIX shares recently traded at $47.40, up 0.38%. Shares are up 16.4% year-to-date, slightly underperforming the sector which is up 17% year-to-date.

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. (NYSE:HOT) is strengthening its position as the leading hotel operator in the Middle East and North Africa. The hotel operator has an existing portfolio of almost 70 hotels and a pipeline of 40 new hotels. This will add 60% growth over the next five years.

HOT shares recently traded at $56.75, down $0.79, or 1.37%. Shares are up 19% year-to-date, outperforming the sector which is up 17% year-to-date.

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