Marriott International Reaches New 52-Week High (MAR)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Marriott International (NYSE: MAR) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $39.08, above its previous 52-week high of $38.83 with 377,974 shares traded as of 9:35 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 3.6 million shares over the past 30 days.

Marriott International has a market cap of $12.52 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are down 30.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Marriott International, Inc. operates, franchises, and licenses hotels and corporate housing properties worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 50.4, below the average leisure industry P/E ratio of 68.2 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Marriott International as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. You can view the full Marriott International Ratings Report.

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