Vail Resorts, Inc. ( MTN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 07, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.6225 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 26, 2015. Shareholders who purchased MTN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that MTN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $105.87, the dividend yield is 2.35%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MTN was $105.87, representing a -5.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $112.34 and a 32.32% increase over the 52 week low of $80.01.
MTN is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. ( LYV ) and Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New ( SIX ). MTN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.97. Zacks Investment Research reports MTN's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 21.83%, compared to an industry average of 12.9%.
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 Emerging Markets Domestic Demand ETF ( EMDD )
- iShares MSCI Emerging Markets EMEA Index Fund (EEME)
- WisdomTree Commodity Country Equity Index ( CCXE )
- Market Vectors-Africa Index ETF ( AFK ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EEME with an decrease of -12.63% over the last 100 days. EZA has the highest percent weighting of MTN at 9.94%.
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