Vail Resorts, Inc. ( MTN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $1.47 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 11, 2018. Shareholders who purchased MTN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 39.6% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of MTN was $227.95, representing a -4.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $237.77 and a 23.81% increase over the 52 week low of $184.12.
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 $7.93. Zacks Investment Research reports MTN's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 71.46%, compared to an industry average of 22.2%.