Vail Resorts, Inc. ( MTN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 26, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $1.47 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 10, 2019. Shareholders who purchased MTN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that MTN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $206.61, the dividend yield is 2.85%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MTN was $206.61, representing a -31.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $302.76 and a 2.95% increase over the 52 week low of $200.68.
MTN is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. ( LYV ) and The Madison Square Garden Company ( MSG ). MTN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $7.11. Zacks Investment Research reports MTN's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 21.89%, compared to an industry average of 11.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to MTN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MTN as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI South Africa Index Fund ( EZA ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EZA with an decrease of -20.53% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MTN at 3.56%.
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