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Marriott International Inc (MAR.OQ)

MAR.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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15 Dec 2017
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Marriott Signs New Co-Brand Credit Card Agreements With JPMorgan Chase, American Express
Tuesday, 5 Dec 2017 

Dec 5 (Reuters) - Marriott International Inc ::MARRIOTT INTERNATIONAL SIGNS NEW CO-BRAND CREDIT CARD AGREEMENTS WITH JPMORGAN CHASE AND AMERICAN EXPRESS.MARRIOTT - REACHED NEW AGREEMENTS WITH JPMORGAN CHASE & AMERICAN EXPRESS FOR U.S.-ISSUED, CO-BRAND CREDIT CARDS ASSOCIATED WITH LOYALTY PROGRAMS.MARRIOTT - MARRIOTT EXPECTS TO INTRODUCE NEW, CO-BRAND PRODUCTS STARTING IN 2018.MARRIOTT - FOR NOW, THERE WILL BE NO CHANGES TO MARRIOTT'S EXISTING CO-BRAND CARDS FOR MEMBERS.  Full Article

Microsoft Says Re-Elected 10 Directors And Elected Four New Directors At Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017 

Nov 29 (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp ::MICROSOFT SAYS RE-ELECTED 10 DIRECTORS AND ELECTED FOUR NEW DIRECTORS AT SHAREHOLDERS MEETING.MICROSOFT - APPROVED MICROSOFT CORPORATION 2017 STOCK PLAN AT SHAREHOLDERS MEETING.MICROSOFT - FOUR NEW DIRECTORS INCLUDE REID HOFFMAN, PARTNER AT GREYLOCK PARTNERS; HUGH JOHNSTON, VICE CHAIRMAN AND CFO OF PEPSICO.MICROSOFT - NEW DIRECTORS INCLUDE PENNY PRITZKER, CHAIRMAN OF PSP CAPITAL AND EX-U.S. SECRETARY OF COMMERCE; ARNE SORENSON, CEO OF MARRIOTT.  Full Article

‍MARRIOTT INTERNATIONAL ANNOUNCES GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP WITH UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP​
Monday, 13 Nov 2017 

Nov 13 (Reuters) - Marriott International Inc ::‍MARRIOTT INTERNATIONAL SAYS ANNOUNCED GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP WITH UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP​.  Full Article

Aspen REIT files for initial public offering
Monday, 13 Nov 2017 

Nov 13 (Reuters) - Marriott International Inc :Aspen REIT Inc files for initial public offering; targets nyse american listing.Aspen REIT - ‍company seeks to raise $33.5 million via jobs act reg a+ in ipo.Aspen says ‍intends to use most of net proceeds from ipo to buy a 100 percent indirect interest in st. Regis aspen resort​.Aspen REIT Inc ‍says plans to offer 1,675,000 shares at $20.00 per share in ipo.Aspen REIT Inc intends to apply to list its common stock on nyse american stock exchange under ticker symbol "AJAX"​.Aspen REIT Inc says ‍maxim Group Llc will act as lead managing selling agent for ipo.  Full Article

Marriott increases share buyback authorization, declares dividend
Thursday, 9 Nov 2017 

Nov 9 (Reuters) - Marriott International Inc ::Marriott International declares cash dividend and increases share buyback authorization.Board increased authorization to repurchase Class A common stock by an additional 30 million shares​.Sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.33 per share.  Full Article

Marriott says seeing cautious behavior from corporates in N.America - Conf call‍​
Wednesday, 8 Nov 2017 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Marriott International Inc :Expects 2018 North American RevPAR to be flat to up 2 percent, largely driven by room rates, assuming continued cautious corporate demand.Expects international markets RevPAR to increase 3-5 percent in 2018.Expects strong mid-single-digit growth in Asia Pacific, low single-digit growth in Europe, Caribbean and Latin America, and slightly positive RevPAR growth in Middle East and Africa.Estimating room deletions across its portfolio to total 1-1.5 percent in both 2017 and 2018, compared with typical rate of rooms deletions of about 1 percent each year.Says the unusual level of room deletions is largely related to the Sheraton brand.Says, in North America, seeing a bit more cautious behavior, on average, from corporate customers than it would have expected given GDP growth.Says continues to work with Alibaba on loyalty program, particularly with great sign-up from the kind of Chinese consumers it wants to have.Says there has been a modest decrease in international arrivals to the U.S. from all foreign sources in 2017; says will have to see if that changes in 2018.  Full Article

Marriott International reports Q3 earnings per share $1.04
Tuesday, 7 Nov 2017 

Nov 7 (Reuters) - Marriott International Inc :Marriott International reports third quarter 2017 results highlights.Q3 earnings per share $1.04.Q3 earnings per share view $0.99 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q3 adjusted earnings per share $1.10.Marriott - ‍worldwide comparable systemwide constant dollar revpar rose 2.1 percent in 2017 Q3​.Marriott - qtrly ‍north american comparable systemwide constant dollar revpar rose 0.4 percent​.Marriott - ‍for 2017 Q4, marriott expects comparable systemwide revpar on a constant dollar basis will increase 2 to 3 percent in North America​.Marriott - ‍assumes full year 2017 total fee revenue will total $3,287 million to $3,297 million​.Marriott - ‍for 2017 Q4, marriott expects comparable systemwide revpar on a constant dollar basis will increase 2 to 3 percent in north america​.Marriott - ‍expects Q4 comparable systemwide revpar on a constant dollar basis will increase 3 to 5 percent outside north america and 2 to 3 percent worldwide​.Marriott - ‍marriott expects Q4 2017 owned, leased, and other revenue, net of direct expenses, could total approximately $90 million​.Marriott - ‍expects investment spending in 2017 will total approximately $550 million to $650 million, including approximately $175 million for maintenance capital​.Marriott - ‍marriott expects Q4 2017 adjusted ebitda could total $762 million to $777 million​.Marriott - ‍company assumes full year 2017 total fee revenue will total $3,287 million to $3,297 million​.  Full Article

Europol Intelligent Network sees FY 2017 net profit up 40 pct to 70 pct
Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017 

Oct 25(Reuters) - Europol Intelligent Network Co Ltd <002711.SZ>:Sees FY 2017 net profit to increase by 40 percent to 70 percent, or to be 311 million yuan to 377.7 million yuan .Says FY 2016 net profit was 222.2 million yuan.  Full Article

Marriott's unit sells The Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Wednesday, 18 Oct 2017 

Oct 18 (Reuters) - Marriott International Inc ::Says on October 17, a unit of co sold The Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, owned on a long-term ground lease, for approximately C$335 million‍​ ‍​.Says co retains long-term management agreement for Sheraton, a property located in Downtown Toronto in Ontario, Canada - SEC filing​.  Full Article

Marriott to receive about $650 mln for 55 pct interest in Avendra
Monday, 16 Oct 2017 

Oct 16 (Reuters) - Marriott : :‍owners of Avendra, LLC have reached a binding agreement to sell avendra to aramark for $1,350 million​.Marriott- ‍after redemption of costs, Avendra's founding shareholders, co, Hyatt,Aaccor, Clubcorp, IHG, expect to receive about $1,180 million in cash.‍Marriott expects to receive approximately $650 million for its 55 percent interest in Avendra​.  Full Article

EU mergers and takeovers (Dec 13)

BRUSSELS, Dec 13 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process: