Vail Resorts, Inc. Common Stock (NYSE:MTN):
Michele Romanow Appointed to Vail Resorts Board of Directors.
The company is so far trading up by 0.93 percent from yesterday’s close.
Vail Resorts, Inc. Common Stock also recently announced a dividend for shareholders paid on Tuesday the 25th of October 2016. The dividend was $0.810 per share for the quarter or $3.24 annualized. The dividend yield was $2.07. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday the 5th of October 2016.
The stock last traded at $156.67 slightly below the 50 day moving average of $157.21 and which is marginally higher than the 200 day moving average of $144.76. The 50 day moving average was down $-0.54 or -0.34% whereas the 200 day average was up by +8.23%.
The P/E ratio is currently 39.07 and market capitalization is 5.67B. In the latest earnings report the EPS was $4.01 and is expected to be $5.22 for the current year with 36,179,000 shares presently outstanding. Analysts expect next quarter’s EPS will be $3.55 with next year’s EPS anticipated to be $5.65.
Several Wall Street analysts have released ratings on Vail Resorts, Inc. Common Stock recently. On October 20 the company was rated “Outperform” by Wells Fargo which is up from the previous “” rating. August 23 investment analysts at KeyBanc left the company rating at “Overweight” and raised the price expectation from $115.00 to $175.00.
On April 7 analysts at Sterne Agee CRT starting coverage on MTN with a rating of “Buy”. On March 17 Stephens & Co. maintained a stock rating of “Overweight” but raised the price target to $149.00 from $135.00.
On March 11 Macquarie held the stock rating at “Outperform” and moved up the price target to $136.00 from $133.00. March 11 investment analysts at Barclays held the company rating at “Overweight” and raised the price target from $135.00 to $145.00.