Marriott International Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (MAR)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Marriott International (NYSE: MAR) is tomorrow, November 20, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 13 cents per share. At a price of $34.98 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.5%.

The average volume for Marriott International has been three million shares per day over the past 30 days. Marriott International has a market cap of $10.76 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 16.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Marriott International, Inc. operates, franchises, and licenses hotels and corporate housing properties worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.9, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Marriott International as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Marriott International Ratings Report.

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