Owners of Marriott International (NYSE: MAR) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 17 cents per share. At a price of $40.34 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.7%. The average volume for Marriott International has been 2.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Marriott International has a market cap of $12.4 billion and is part of the leisure industry. Shares are up 8.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more. Marriott International, Inc. operates, franchises, and licenses hotels and timeshare properties worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.55. TheStreet Ratings rates Marriott International as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Marriott International Ratings Report now.