Shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp. /zigman2/quotes/208792014/composite LVS -0.68% inched 0.55% higher to $45.75 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +2.13% rising 0.84% to 4,521.54 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.63% rising 1.06% to 35,462.78. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Las Vegas Sands Corp. closed $21.02 short of its 52-week high ($66.77), which the company reached on March 3rd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Sands China Ltd. ADR /zigman2/quotes/201078396/delayed SCHYY +0.27% rose 2.38% to $30.14, MGM Resorts International /zigman2/quotes/209932643/composite MGM +1.65% rose 3.49% to $47.20, and Wynn Macau Ltd. ADR /zigman2/quotes/209288876/delayed WYNMY -2.52% rose 4.06% to $9.37. Trading volume (8.2 M) remained 1.6 million below its 50-day average volume of 9.9 M.