NYSE:VAC - Marriott Vacations Worldwide Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$70.60 -1.97 (-2.71 %)
(As of 12/19/2018 04:28 AM ET)
Previous Close$72.57
Today's Range$70.17 - $74.02
52-Week Range$70.17 - $154.14
Volume615,680 shs
Average Volume446,312 shs
Market Capitalization$3.40 billion
P/E Ratio12.21
Dividend Yield2.21%
Beta1.52
Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation develops, markets, sells, and manages vacation ownership and related products under the Marriott Vacation Club, Grand Residences by Marriott, and Marriott Vacation Club Pulse brands. It operates through three segments: North America, Asia Pacific, and Europe. The company also develops, markets, and sells vacation ownership and related products under The Ritz-Carlton Destination Club brand; and holds right to develop, market, and sell ownership residential products under The Ritz-Carlton Residences brand. In addition, it sells two points-based vacation ownership products through Marriott Vacation Club points-based ownership programs focused in North America and the Asia Pacific; and weeks-based vacation ownership products. Further, it is involved in financing consumer purchases of vacation ownership products; and renting vacation ownership inventory. Additionally, the company provides on-site management and services, such as daily housekeeping services, valet, in-residence dining, and access to fitness facilities, as well as spa and sports facilities for Ritz-Carlton branded properties. As of December 30, 2017, Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation operated 65 properties with 13,654 vacation ownership villas and approximately 400,000 owners in the United States, and 9 other countries and territories. It sells its upscale tier vacation ownership products primarily through a network of resort-based sales centers and off-site sales locations. Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation is headquartered in Orlando, Florida.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Real estate agents & managers
Sub-IndustryHotels Resorts & Cruise Lines
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNYSE:VAC
Previous Symbol
CUSIP57164Y10
Phone407-206-6000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.11
Current Ratio3.83
Quick Ratio3.00

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio12.21
Forward P/E Ratio12.11
P/E Growth1.24

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.95 billion
Price / Sales1.70
Cash Flow$7.0671 per share
Price / Cash Flow9.99
Book Value$39.44 per share
Price / Book1.79

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.78
Net Income$226.77 million
Net Margins4.04%
Return on Equity10.28%
Return on Assets3.88%

Miscellaneous

Employees11,000
Outstanding Shares47,040,000
Market Cap$3.40 billion
OptionableOptionable

Marriott Vacations Worldwide (NYSE:VAC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Marriott Vacations Worldwide's stock symbol?

Marriott Vacations Worldwide trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VAC."

How often does Marriott Vacations Worldwide pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Marriott Vacations Worldwide?

Marriott Vacations Worldwide declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 7th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 20th will be given a dividend of $0.45 per share on Thursday, January 3rd. This represents a $1.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.55%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 19th. This is a boost from Marriott Vacations Worldwide's previous quarterly dividend of $0.40. View Marriott Vacations Worldwide's Dividend History.

How will Marriott Vacations Worldwide's stock buyback program work?

Marriott Vacations Worldwide announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback plan on Friday, August 4th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase 1,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are typically a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Marriott Vacations Worldwide's earnings last quarter?

Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp (NYSE:VAC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The company reported $1.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.76 by $0.34. The firm earned $750 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $717.48 million. Marriott Vacations Worldwide had a return on equity of 10.28% and a net margin of 4.04%. Marriott Vacations Worldwide's revenue was up 41.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $1.39 EPS. View Marriott Vacations Worldwide's Earnings History.

When is Marriott Vacations Worldwide's next earnings date?

Marriott Vacations Worldwide is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Marriott Vacations Worldwide.

What guidance has Marriott Vacations Worldwide issued on next quarter's earnings?

Marriott Vacations Worldwide updated its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Wednesday, November, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $5.52-5.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $6.92.

What price target have analysts set for VAC?

9 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Marriott Vacations Worldwide's stock. Their predictions range from $122.61 to $158.00. On average, they expect Marriott Vacations Worldwide's stock price to reach $143.23 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 102.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Marriott Vacations Worldwide.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Marriott Vacations Worldwide?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marriott Vacations Worldwide in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Marriott Vacations Worldwide.

Has Marriott Vacations Worldwide been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about VAC stock has trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Marriott Vacations Worldwide earned a coverage optimism score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Are investors shorting Marriott Vacations Worldwide?

Marriott Vacations Worldwide saw a increase in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,267,219 shares, an increase of 115.4% from the October 31st total of 588,200 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 960,789 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.3 days. Approximately 3.0% of the company's stock are short sold. View Marriott Vacations Worldwide's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Marriott Vacations Worldwide's key competitors?

Who are Marriott Vacations Worldwide's key executives?

Marriott Vacations Worldwide's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Stephen P. Weisz, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 67)
  • Mr. John E. Geller Jr., Exec. VP and Chief Financial & Admin. Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Ralph Lee Cunningham, Exec. VP & COO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Brian E. Miller, Exec. VP and Chief Sales & Marketing Officer (Age 55)
  • Ms. Lizabeth Kane-Hanan, Exec. VP and Chief Devel. & Product Officer (Age 52)

Who are Marriott Vacations Worldwide's major shareholders?

Marriott Vacations Worldwide's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (17.60%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.29%), Vanguard Group Inc (7.29%), Bamco Inc. NY (11.64%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.41%) and FMR LLC (5.46%). Company insiders that own Marriott Vacations Worldwide stock include Brian E Miller, Charles Elliott Andrews, Dwight D Smith, J W Marriott Jr, John E Geller Jr, Laurie A Sullivan, Lizabeth Kane-Hanan, Melquiades R Martinez, Michael E Yonker, R Lee Cunningham, Stephen P Weisz and Thomas J Hutchison III. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Marriott Vacations Worldwide.

Which institutional investors are selling Marriott Vacations Worldwide stock?

VAC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, AXA, Victory Capital Management Inc., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, AQR Capital Management LLC, Chicago Equity Partners LLC, Prudential Financial Inc. and Trexquant Investment LP. Company insiders that have sold Marriott Vacations Worldwide company stock in the last year include Dwight D Smith and Michael E Yonker. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marriott Vacations Worldwide.

Which institutional investors are buying Marriott Vacations Worldwide stock?

VAC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Morgan Stanley, Bamco Inc. NY, Van Berkom & Associates Inc. and Marshall Wace LLP. Company insiders that have bought Marriott Vacations Worldwide stock in the last two years include Charles Elliott Andrews, John E Geller Jr and Stephen P Weisz. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marriott Vacations Worldwide.

How do I buy shares of Marriott Vacations Worldwide?

Shares of VAC 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 Vacations Worldwide's stock price today?

One share of VAC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $70.60.

How big of a company is Marriott Vacations Worldwide?

Marriott Vacations Worldwide has a market capitalization of $3.40 billion and generates $1.95 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $226.77 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.78 on an earnings per share basis. Marriott Vacations Worldwide employs 11,000 workers across the globe.

What is Marriott Vacations Worldwide's official website?

The official website for Marriott Vacations Worldwide is http://www.marriottvacationsworldwide.com.

How can I contact Marriott Vacations Worldwide?

Marriott Vacations Worldwide's mailing address is 6649 WESTWOOD BLVD., ORLANDO FL, 32821. The company can be reached via phone at 407-206-6000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Marriott Vacations Worldwide (NYSE VAC)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  353 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  351 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  704
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Marriott Vacations Worldwide and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VAC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VAC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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