Vail Resorts, Inc. ( MTN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 24, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.81 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 13, 2016. Shareholders who purchased MTN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 30.12% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $138.47, the dividend yield is 2.34%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MTN was $138.47, representing a -3.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $143.09 and a 37.78% increase over the 52 week low of $100.50.
MTN is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New ( SIX ) and Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. ( LYV ). MTN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.82. Zacks Investment Research reports MTN's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 40.1%, compared to an industry average of 17.7%.
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 )
- EGShares Domestic Demand ETF (EMDD)
- WisdomTree Commodity Country Equity Index ( CCXE )
- EGShares Beyond BRICs ETF ( BBRC )
- WisdomTree Emerging Markets Consumer Growth Fund ( EMCG ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EZA with an increase of 14.95% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MTN at 5.99%.