Analysts Opinions on: Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR)


Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) belonging to the Consumer Discretionary sector has surged 2.04% and closed its last trading session at $86.05.

The company reported its EPS on 11/07/2016. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $79.88.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 2.26. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The Stock had a 2.22 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2.22 and 2.4 respectively.

Marriott International, Inc. on 11/07/2016 reported its EPS as $0.91 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.88. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.03. This shows a surprise factor of 3.4%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Marriott International, Inc. Earnings, with 17 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.83. Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.85 and $0.81 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.77.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Marriott International, Inc. as $4.67 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 11 analysts. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 5.91 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 1.26 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 3.71 Billion.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Marriott International, Inc. is 7.8%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 3.4%. In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 23.88% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 14.81%.

The Company got Upgrade by MKM Partners on 5-Dec-16 from Neutral to Buy.

Insider Trades for Marriott International, Inc. show that the latest trade was made on 13 Dec 2016 where RODRIGUEZ DAVID A, the Officer completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 12000 shares were traded at a price of $83.94.

Over the period of 6 months, Insider Purchases show a total of 1 transaction in which 357 shares were traded. 6 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 194580 shares traded.

24 analysts projected Price Targets for Marriott International, Inc.. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $92. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $56 and the Mean Price Target is $79.88.

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) has the market capitalization of $33.58 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $86.15 on Dec 16, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $56.43 on Jan 20, 2016. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 6.7 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -60.5% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 184.5 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 30.48 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.3 and ATR value of 1.58. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 1.64% and 1.63%.

Company profile:

Marriott International, Inc. operates and franchises hotels under the Marriott, JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, Renaissance, Residence Inn, Courtyard, TownePlace Suites, Fairfield Inn, SpringHill Suites and Ramada International brand names; develops and operates vacation ownership resorts under the Marriott Vacation Club International, Horizons, The Ritz-Carlton Club and Marriott Grand Residence Club brands; operates Marriott Executive Apartments; provides furnished corporate housing through its Marriott ExecuStay division; and operates conference centers.