Marriott International (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 19, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 26, 2014. Shareholders who purchased MAR stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 17.65% increase over the same period a year ago.
At the current stock price of $67.37, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of MAR was $67.37,
representing a -0.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.69 and
a 70.21% increase over the 52 week low of $39.58.
MAR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Las Vegas Sands Corp. (
) and Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (
). MAR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.22. Zacks Investment Research reports MAR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 25.23%, compared to an
industry average of 7.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MAR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MAR as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Leisure & Entertainment Portfolio (
- Power Shares Dynamic Market Portfolio (
- First Trust Cons. Discret. AlphaDEX (
- PowerShares Buyback Achievers (
- First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (based on the
The top-performing ETF of this group is FTC with an increase of
4.52% over the last 100 days. PEJ has the highest percent weighting
of MAR at 5.04%.