NASDAQ:MAR - Marriott International Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $117.17 +1.61 (+1.39 %) (As of 11/22/2018 06:00 AM ET)Previous Close$115.56Today's Range$116.10 - $118.7452-Week Range$106.96 - $149.21Volume1.32 million shsAverage Volume2.16 million shsMarket Capitalization$39.74 billionP/E Ratio26.87Dividend Yield1.41%Beta1.38 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Marriott International, Inc. operates, franchises, and licenses hotel, residential, and timeshare properties worldwide. The company operates through three segments: North American Full-Service, North American Limited-Service, and Asia Pacific. It operates its properties under the JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, W Hotels, The Luxury Collection, St. Regis, EDITION, Bulgari, Marriott Hotels, Sheraton, Westin, Renaissance, Le Méridien, Autograph Collection, Delta Hotels, Gaylord Hotels, Marriott Executive Apartments, Marriott Vacation Club, Tribute Portfolio, Design Hotels, Courtyard, Residence Inn, Fairfield Inn & Suites, SpringHill Suites, Four Points, TownePlace Suites, Aloft, AC Hotels by Marriott, Protea Hotels, Element, and Moxy brand names. As of October 9, 2018, it operated approximately 6,700 properties under 30 hotel brands in 130 countries and territories. Marriott International, Inc. was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland. Receive MAR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for MAR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Hotels & motels Sub-IndustryHotels Resorts & Cruise Lines SectorConsumer Discretionary Current SymbolNASDAQ:MAR Previous Symbol CUSIP57190320 Webwww.marriott.com Phone301-380-3000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio3.75 Current Ratio0.46 Quick Ratio0.46 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio26.87 Forward P/E Ratio18.96 P/E Growth1.63 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$22.89 billion Price / Sales1.75 Cash Flow$5.3649 per share Price / Cash21.84 Book Value$6.81 per share Price / Book17.21 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.36 Net Income$1.37 billion Net Margins7.95% Return on Equity68.01% Return on Assets8.82% Miscellaneous Employees177,000 Outstanding Shares341,130,000Market Cap$39.74 billion OptionableOptionable Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR) Frequently Asked Questions What is Marriott International's stock symbol? Marriott International trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MAR." How often does Marriott International pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Marriott International? Marriott International announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 8th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.41 per share on Monday, December 31st. This represents a $1.64 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.40%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 20th. View Marriott International's Dividend History. How will Marriott International's stock buyback program work? Marriott International declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback program on Thursday, November 9th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase 30,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Marriott International's earnings last quarter? Marriott International Inc (NASDAQ:MAR) announced its earnings results on Monday, November, 5th. The company reported $1.70 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.31 by $0.39. The business earned $5.05 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.28 billion. Marriott International had a net margin of 7.95% and a return on equity of 68.01%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down .6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.10 EPS. View Marriott International's Earnings History. When is Marriott International's next earnings date? Marriott International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Marriott International. What guidance has Marriott International issued on next quarter's earnings? Marriott International issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Monday, November, 5th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.37-$1.41 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.50. What price target have analysts set for MAR? 15 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Marriott International's stock. Their predictions range from $123.00 to $161.00. On average, they expect Marriott International's share price to reach $139.3571 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Marriott International. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Marriott International? 15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marriott International in the last year. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Marriott International. Has Marriott International been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about MAR stock has been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Marriott International earned a news sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Are investors shorting Marriott International? Marriott International saw a decrease in short interest in October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 6,534,458 shares, a decrease of 17.6% from the September 28th total of 7,928,362 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,180,316 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.0 days. Approximately 2.3% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Marriott International's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Marriott International's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Marriott International include Las Vegas Sands (LVS), Hilton Hotels (HLT), MGM Resorts International (MGM), Wynn Resorts (WYNN), InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), Melco Resorts & Entertainment (MLCO), Huazhu Group (HTHT), Hyatt Hotels (H), Park Hotels & Resorts (PK), Caesars Entertainment (CZR), Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (WH), Choice Hotels International (CHH), Sunstone Hotel Investors (SHO), Eldorado Resorts (ERI) and Red Rock Resorts (RRR). Who are Marriott International's key executives? Marriott International's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. John Willard Marriott Jr., Exec. Chairman (Age 86)Mr. Arne M. Sorenson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)Ms. Kathleen Kelly Oberg, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57)Mr. Anthony G. Capuano Jr., Exec. VP & Global Chief Devel. Officer (Age 52)Ms. Stephanie Coleman Linnartz, Exec. VP & Global Chief Commercial Officer (Age 49) Who are Marriott International's major shareholders? Marriott International's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Capital Research Global Investors (5.46%), BlackRock Inc. (5.01%), FMR LLC (3.39%), Jennison Associates LLC (3.13%), Capital World Investors (2.44%) and Capital International Investors (0.95%). Company insiders that own Marriott International stock include Amy Mcpherson, Anthony Capuano, Argiris Kyriakidis, Arne M Sorenson, B Marriott Marital Tr Juliana, Bruce W Duncan, Craig S Smith, David A Rodriguez, David Grissen, David S Marriott, Deborah Marriott Harrison, Debra L Lee, Edward A Ryan, Eric Hippeau, Frederick A Henderson, George Munoz, J W Marriott Jr, Juliana B Marriott, Mary K Bush, Stephanie Linnartz, Stephen Blake Marriott and Susan C Schwab. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Marriott International. Which institutional investors are selling Marriott International stock? MAR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Jennison Associates LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, BlackRock Inc., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. Company insiders that have sold Marriott International company stock in the last year include Anthony Capuano, B Marriott Marital Tr Juliana, Bruce W Duncan, Craig S Smith, David A Rodriguez, David Grissen, David S Marriott, Deborah Marriott Harrison, Edward A Ryan, Eric Hippeau, Juliana B Marriott, Mary K Bush, Stephanie Linnartz and Stephen Blake Marriott. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marriott International. Which institutional investors are buying Marriott International stock? MAR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital World Investors, Capital Research Global Investors, Capital International Investors, Morgan Stanley, USS Investment Management Ltd, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Russell Investments Group Ltd. and O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Marriott International stock in the last two years include Frederick A Henderson and Susan C Schwab. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marriott International. How do I buy shares of Marriott International? Shares of MAR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Marriott International's stock price today? One share of MAR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $117.17. How big of a company is Marriott International? Marriott International has a market capitalization of $39.74 billion and generates $22.89 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.37 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.36 on an earnings per share basis. Marriott International employs 177,000 workers across the globe. What is Marriott International's official website? The official website for Marriott International is http://www.marriott.com. How can I contact Marriott International? Marriott International's mailing address is 10400 FERNWOOD ROAD, BETHESDA MD, 20817. The company can be reached via phone at 301-380-3000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Marriott International (NASDAQ MAR)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 702 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 726 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,428MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Marriott International and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MAR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MAR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What do investors mean by earnings per share?