Sunday, April 29, 2007

Marriott International Increases Dividend 20%

On Friday, Marriott International (MAR) increased its quarterly dividend 20% to 7.5 cents per quarter versus 6.25 cents in the second quarter last year. The 5-year average dividend growth rate for MAR is approximately 15%. The estimated payout ratio on the new dividend for 2007 is approximately 16%. The compares to the 5-year average payout ratio of 14%.

Marriott dividend analysis April 27, 2007
Marriott stock chart April 27, 2007

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