Vail Resorts, Inc. Common Stock (NYSE:MTN):
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The company is now up by 0.93% since yesterday’s close of $155.23.
Vail Resorts, Inc. Common Stock also recently declared a dividend which was paid on Tuesday October 25th, 2016. The dividend was $0.810 per share for the quarter or $3.24 on an annualized basis. This dividend represents a yield of $2.08. The ex-dividend date was set for Wednesday the 5th of October 2016.
Shares of the company are trading at $156.67 which is just a bit below the 50 day moving average of $157.21 and which is a tad above the 200 day moving average of $144.76. The 50 day moving average went down $-0.54 or -0.34% whereas the 200 day moving average was up $11.91 or +8.23%.
The company currently has a P/E ratio of 39.07 and market cap is 5.67B. In the last earnings report the EPS was $4.01 and is estimated to be $5.22 for the current year with 36,179,000 shares outstanding. Analysts expect next quarter’s EPS to be $3.55 with next year’s EPS projected to be $5.65.
Several analysts have released opinions on MTN of late. On October 20, 2016 the stock rating was rated “Outperform” according to a Wells Fargo report a boost from the previous “” rating. On August 23 KeyBanc held the stock rating at “Overweight” and moved up the price target to $175.00 from $115.00.
Equity analyst Sterne Agee CRT began coverage with a rating of “Buy”. March 17 investment analysts at Stephens & Co. maintained a stock rating of “Overweight” and raised the price target from $135.00 to $149.00.
On March 11 Macquarie held the company rating at “Outperform” but raised the price target from $133.00 to $136.00. On March 11 Barclays made no change to the company rating of “Overweight” but raised the price expectation to $145.00 from $135.00.