Marriot Vacations Worldwide Corporation (VAC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 20, 2017
Marriot Vacations Worldwide Corporation ( VAC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 20, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 04, 2018. Shareholders who purchased VAC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 14.29% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $134.76, the dividend yield is 1.19%.
The previous trading day's last sale of VAC was $134.76, representing a -6.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $143.53 and a 68.89% increase over the 52 week low of $79.79.
VAC is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as CBRE Group, Inc. ( CBG ) and Invitation Homes Inc. ( INVH ). VAC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.06. Zacks Investment Research reports VAC's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 13.64%, compared to an industry average of 3.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to VAC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have VAC as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Consumer Discretionary Portfolio ( PSCD )
- AdvisorShares Cornerstone Small Cap ETF ( SCAP )
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Low Volatility Portfolio ( XSLV )
- iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth ETF ( IJT )
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P SmallCap 600 G ( SLYG ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SCAP with an increase of 12.47% over the last 100 days. PSCD has the highest percent weighting of VAC at 2.66%.
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