Marriott International (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased MAR stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that MAR has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of MAR was $53.47,
representing a -0.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.97 and
a 40.1% increase over the 52 week low of $38.17.
MAR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Las Vegas Sands Corp. (
) and Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (
). MAR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.01. Zacks Investment Research reports MAR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 19.66%, compared to an
industry average of 24.4%.
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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:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary
- PowerShares Buyback Achievers (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PKW with an increase of
9.7% over the last 100 days. RCD has the highest percent weighting
of MAR at 1.3%.