Marriott International, Inc. (MAR) Trades at $140.55 After Triangle; GIBSON ENERGY COMMON SHARES CANADA (GBNXF) Shorts Up By 38.1%

Marriott International, Inc. (MAR) formed triangle with $148.98 target or 6.00% above today’s $140.55 share price. Marriott International, Inc. (MAR) has $50.24 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.52% or $0.73 during the last trading session, reaching $140.55. About 1.34M shares traded. Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) has risen 58.26% since March 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 41.56% the S&P500.

GIBSON ENERGY INC COMMON SHARES CANADA (OTCMKTS:GBNXF) had an increase of 38.1% in short interest. GBNXF’s SI was 487,900 shares in March as released by FINRA. Its up 38.1% from 353,300 shares previously. With 27,000 avg volume, 18 days are for GIBSON ENERGY INC COMMON SHARES CANADA (OTCMKTS:GBNXF)’s short sellers to cover GBNXF’s short positions. The SI to GIBSON ENERGY INC COMMON SHARES CANADA’s float is 0.34%. The stock increased 1.82% or $0.22311 during the last trading session, reaching $12.47011. About shares traded. Gibson Energy Inc. (OTCMKTS:GBNXF) has 0.00% since March 21, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Since September 21, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 8 insider sales for $28.58 million activity. The insider Linnartz Stephanie sold 5,113 shares worth $659,348. Marriott Stephen Blake also sold $143,828 worth of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) shares. 51,293 shares were sold by McPherson Amy, worth $7.24M. $35,368 worth of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) was bought by SCHWAB SUSAN C. The insider Ryan Edward A sold 6,000 shares worth $648,028. The insider DUNCAN BRUCE W sold 8,644 shares worth $1.12 million. 3,000 shares valued at $323,520 were sold by Kyriakidis Argiris on Thursday, September 21.

Among 20 analysts covering Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. Marriott International had 63 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, September 26 with “Hold”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Morgan Stanley on Friday, December 8. The stock has “Hold” rating by Evercore on Monday, November 28. RBC Capital Markets maintained Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) rating on Friday, September 22. RBC Capital Markets has “Buy” rating and $111.0 target. Canaccord Genuity upgraded it to “Buy” rating and $88 target in Friday, December 4 report. The firm has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Tuesday, October 10. The stock of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) earned “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Monday, August 7. Wolfe Research upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Wednesday, August 30 report. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Buy” on Wednesday, March 23. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Monday, September 26.

Analysts await Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) to report earnings on May, 14. They expect $1.25 earnings per share, up 23.76% or $0.24 from last year’s $1.01 per share. MAR’s profit will be $446.80M for 28.11 P/E if the $1.25 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.12 actual earnings per share reported by Marriott International, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 11.61% EPS growth.