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|Bid||137.65 x 100|
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|Day's Range||136.22 - 138.80|
|52 Week Range||93.70 - 149.21|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||38.16|
|Earnings Date||May 8, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.32 (0.99%)|
|1y Target Est||146.85|
SAN FRANCISCO, April 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Marriott International, Inc., the global leader in hospitality, and Salesforce (CRM), the global leader in CRM, today announced the global rollout of Marriott's new customer recognition platform. Powered by Salesforce, the platform enables Marriott to conduct one, continuous interaction with members of its loyalty programs across guest channels including call centers, on-property, web and mobile, on a global scale.
There's a synergy between Water Street's transformation of downtown Tampa and an evolution underway with Marriott.
Representatives toured the convention center and the future site of the hotel on April 23.
"We're rich in ideas, and rich in optimism, and rich in prosperity. But we're fiscally undisciplined," says the Starwood Capital founder.
Marriott and its Starwood subsidiary are enticing travelers to sign up for the hotel company’s new credit cards by pointing out their rewards, perks and advantages. The new Marriott Rewards Premier Plus Credit Card, issued by Chase, will be available May 3 and costs $95 per year. The points are undoubtedly the major attraction: 100,000 for signing up and spending $5,000 on the credit card during the first 90 days.
With retail stocks having a bit of a surge on the back of rising sentiment over consumer spending, investors may be looking for exposure to consumer-facing stocks. After all, the Commerce Department said last week that retail sales inched higher in March, up 0.6% after declining 0.1% in February. Three ways to get exposure to the retail sectors, according to Zacks Investment Research, are offered by Fidelity Investments: the Fidelity Select Leisure Portfolio (FDLSX), Fidelity Select Consumer Discretionary Portfolio (FSCPX) and the Fidelity Select Transportation (FSRFX).
The card is aimed a the ‘most premium and often-traveling, globetrotting’ customers, the company says.
The demand for more modern hotel rooms has prompted major renovations at properties throughout the area.
A boutique hotel that feels unique to Tampa is pivotal to Water Street's overarching goal: Building an urban identity in a city that's better known for highways and strip centers than a walkable downtown.
China Lodging Group, Ltd (ADR) (NASDAQ: HTHT) is one of the leading hotel operators in China. It owns or operates more than 3,700 properties, with around 380,000 rooms. To compare, Marriott International Inc (NYSE: MAR), has 6,500 properties in 127 countries with about 1.2 million rooms.
U.S. property investment firm Starwood Capital Group launched its bid for minority stakes in Austrian property companies CA Immo and Immofinanz as it seeks exposure to markets in central and eastern Europe. "Starwood Capital considers Austria, Germany and (central and eastern Europe) as attractive markets and is committed to increasing its real estate exposure there," it said on Wednesday. Starwood, a private equity firm that says it has $56 billion in assets under management, last month said it wanted to acquire up to 26 percent of CA Immo and up to 5 percent of Immofinanz, at only slight premiums to their share prices at the time, minus any dividends paid before completion of the deals.
In a bid to provide richer benefits to its loyalty members and drive occupancy, Marriott (MAR) unveils plans to unify the benefits from its loyalty program across its three major loyalty portfolios.
DETROIT (AP) — Marriott is combining its Marriott, Starwood and Ritz-Carlton loyalty programs into a single program this August.
In the long-anticipated move, Marriott’s members will be able to earn points faster, all with the same currency.
BETHESDA, Md., April 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Marriott International announced it will introduce one set of unified benefits across Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) for its members in August 2018. This will create an incredibly rich hospitality loyalty program in which members will earn more points faster than under the prior programs -- on average 20% more points for every dollar spent. "We listened to the travel aspirations of our members and set our sights on unlocking the full potential of our loyalty programs," said David Flueck, Senior Vice President of Global Loyalty, Marriott International.
Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB) and Bulgaria's Postbank, a unit of Greece's Eurobank (EURBr.AT), will lend 58.3 million euros ($72 million) for the construction of the first Marriott hotel in Bulgaria, officials said. The 12-year loan will be made to I Tower Development, a special-purpose company set-up in Bulgaria to build the 107 metre-high hotel, which will be on Macedonia Square in downtown Sofia and is expected to be completed in 2020. Marriott International Inc posted revenue of $5.88 billion in the fourth quarter of 2017.
Romney has been quietly receiving the financial backing of some of the most powerful names and donors in Republican circles, such as Henry Paulson, George W. Bush and Daniel Loeb.
TownePlace Suites by Marriott, one of the hotel conglomerate's extended stay brands, opened its 112-suite hotel in Drexel Town Square on April 13.