Marriott International Stock Hits New 52-Week High (MAR)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Marriott International (NYSE: MAR) hit a new 52-week high Tuesday as it is currently trading at $39.90, above its previous 52-week high of $39.89 with 1.2 million shares traded as of 12:30 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 3.6 million shares over the past 30 days.

Marriott International has a market cap of $13.08 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 Monday.

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 71.9 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 solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including poor profit margins and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Marriott International Ratings Report.

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