Vail Resorts, Inc. Common Stock (NYSE:MTN):
Vail Resorts and Whistler Blackcomb Complete Strategic Combination.
The company is so far trading up by 0.93% since yesterday’s close of $155.23.
Additionally the company declared a dividend paid on Tuesday the 25th of October 2016. The dividend payment was $0.810 per share for the quarter or $3.24 on an annualized basis. This dividend amount was represent a yeild of $2.07. The ex-dividend date was set for Wednesday the 5th of October 2016.
Company shares last traded at $156.67 marginally under the 50 day moving average which is $157.21 and just a bit higher than the 200 day moving average of $144.76. The 50 day moving average went down $-0.54 or -0.34% and the 200 day average was up $11.91.
The P/E ratio is currently 39.07 and the market cap of the company is 5.67B. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $4.01 and is projected to be $5.22 for the current year with 36,179,000 shares currently outstanding. Analysts expect next quarter’s EPS will be $3.55 with next year’s EPS anticipated to be $5.65.
Ratings firms have released ratings on the stock of late. On October 20 the company was rated “Outperform” according to a Wells Fargo report which is up from the previous “” rating. On August 23 KeyBanc left the stock rating at “Overweight” but raised the price target to $175.00 from $115.00.
On April 7 analysts at Sterne Agee CRT initiated coverage on the stock with a rating of “Buy”. March 17 investment analysts at Stephens & Co. maintained a stock rating of “Overweight” but moved up the price target from $135.00 to $149.00.
On March 11 Macquarie held the company rating at “Outperform” and raised the price target from $133.00 to $136.00. March 11 investment analysts at Barclays kept the stock rating at “Overweight” but raised the price expectation to $145.00 from $135.00.