Marriott International(MAR) is having a Dividend Yield of 1.34% with the Annual cash Dividend per share of $1.15. The last quarter cash dividend per share pay out was $0.3. Marriott International has a 5 year average dividend yield of 1.36% and the stock has a Indicated annual dividend of $1.2. Marriott International(MAR) formally announced its most recent dividend on February 13, 2017 with a Dividend per share of $0.3. The new indicated annual dividend based on announced dividend per share is $1.2. The dividend yield based on the forward looking indicated annual dividend is 1.34%. Marriott International(MAR) has the most recent dividend payout ratio of 0.34 with a 5-year average payout ratio of 0.32. Companys change in pay out ratio when compared to the last 5 years average pay out ratio has been 0.01. The 5 year historical dividend growth of Marriott International(MAR) is at the rate of 23.73% while the R-Squared dividend growth is 0.95. If the value of R-Square is close to one, it indicates a perfect fit and the higher value conforms to the regression line while data close to zero indicates the opposite.
Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Thursday as its shares dropped 0.02% or 0.02 points. After the session commenced at $89.1, the stock reached the higher end at $91.07 while it hit a low of $88.5. With the volume soaring to 3,415,883 shares, the last trade was called at $89.44. The company has a 52-week high of $91.07. The company has a market cap of $34,925 million and there are 390,479,820 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $60.87. Shares of Marriott International, Inc. rose by 3.05% in the last five trading days and 7.76% for the last 4 weeks. Marriott International, Inc. is up 15.54% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 8.18%.
Currently the company Insiders own 17.07% of Marriott International shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -7.09% . Institutional Investors own 64.62% of Marriott International shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -6.79%. Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Dec 29, 2016, Craig S. Smith (Pres. Mgn. Dir. Asia Pacific) sold 600 shares at 84.41 per share price.On Dec 19, 2016, Edward A Ryan (EVP & Gen. Counsel) sold 5,000 shares at 84.68 per share price.On Dec 15, 2016, David A Rodriguez (Chief Human Resources Officer) sold 12,000 shares at 85.00 per share price.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Jan 10, 2017 to Hold, Raises Price Target to $ 78 from a previous price target of $67 .Company shares were Upgraded by MKM Partners on Dec 5, 2016 to Buy, Raises Price Target to $ 90 from a previous price target of $72 .
Marriott International Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 15, 2017. The company reported $0.85 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $0.84. The company had revenue of $5456.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $4887.16 million. The companys revenue was up 47.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.71 EPS.
Marriott International, Inc. operates and franchises hotels under the Marriott, JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, Renaissance, Residence Inn, Courtyard, TownePlace Suites, Fairfield Inn, SpringHill Suites and Ramada International brand names; develops and operates vacation ownership resorts under the Marriott Vacation Club International, Horizons, The Ritz-Carlton Club and Marriott Grand Residence Club brands; operates Marriott Executive Apartments; provides furnished corporate housing through its Marriott ExecuStay division; and operates conference centers.