Marriott International Inc


  • Think twice about using your hotel's Wi-Fi service Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 2:55 PM ET
    business travel

    The FCC vowed to crack down on businesses that force customers to use their Wi-Fi service. Should consumers ever use a hotel or coffee shop's Wi-Fi?

  • U.S. FCC warns against blocking personal Wi-Fi access Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 9:05 PM ET

    It said it was "aggressively investigating and acting against such unlawful intentional interference," and advised consumers who suspected such activities to file a complaint with the FCC. The paper said the Marriott had petitioned the FCC to change its policy. Marriott's request seeking the FCC's blessing to block guests' use of non-Marriott networks is...

  • Marriott to have 1M rooms in 2015: CEO Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 9:05 AM ET
    Arne Sorenson of Marriott International

    Marriott International CEO Arne Sorenson says the US economic recovery has helped the travel industry, but antiterrorism measures could be a headwind.

  • Strong dollar to boost travel abroad, Marriott Monday, 5 Jan 2015 | 5:30 AM ET
    A pedestrian walks past the Marriott New York Marquis hotel, Feb. 11, 2009.

    Bolstered by an improving U.S. economy, the dollar is once again growing strong enough to make a trip overseas attractive for Americans.

  • Cramer: Blowout GDP means managers buy these Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 6:13 PM ET
    A sales assistant helps customers in the shoe department of Macy’s in New York, Nov. 27, 2014.

    With such awesome GDP data announced Tuesday, Cramer gives the inside scoop on which stocks fund managers will be buying as a result.

  • Investors bet on the world's newest middle class Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 5:00 AM ET
    A customer browses men's shoes in the footwear department inside a Truworths International Ltd. fashion store in Sandton, South Africa

    Experts reveal which sectors in Africa are poised to make headway, and how investors are tapping in.

  • Early Movers: H, GLW, HTZ, KRFT, LNKD & more Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 8:34 AM ET
    NYSE New York Stock Exchange Wall Street

    Companies making headlines before the bell Thursday.

  • As of Jan. 1, 2015, last-minute will mean by midnight the night before, or a penalty of one night's stay at Hilton Worldwide and Marriott International, which operate about 8,000 hotels. Some allow cancellations as late as 6 p.m. the night the reservation was to start and others require 24 hours or more notice in advance. At IHG hotels, which include InterContinental,...

  • These are the most-searched vacation spots of 2014 Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 1:53 PM ET
    Showgirls at famous Las Vegas welcome sign

    Yahoo has reported the most searched destinations on its website for 2014.

  • When gas prices drop, America goes on vacation Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    Signage for the Courtyard Bali Nusa Dua hotel, operated by Marriott International, is displayed in Bali, Indonesia.

    When gas prices plummet, U.S. consumers use that extra cash to hit the road or fly to the Caribbean and Las Vegas, benefiting travel stocks.

  • BUDAPEST, Nov 19- U.S.-Hungarian company Prezi.com, which makes online tools for creating presentations, has raised $57 million in financing from U.S. venture capital firm Spectrum capital and existing investor Accel Partners. Prezi CEO Peter Arvai told Reuters in an interview that the company, which he started five years ago in Hungary and now has 50 million...

  • Early Movers: BHI, HAL, TSN, AGN, GM, MAR & more Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 8:14 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • LeBron James: Basketball star, economic booster Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 11:36 AM ET
    LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during a game against the Indiana Pacers at Cintas Center on October 15, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

    On Thursday, the Cavs embark on a new era, as King James returns in what is sure to be a celebratory and emotional homecoming.

  • Seasonality rules, still no worries from oil firms Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 10:43 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Traders are talking market statistics ahead of the FOMC statement, while oil companies and investors appear unconcerned by falling prices.

  • Early Movers: HSY, FB, GRMN, WLP, EA, DAL & more Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 8:16 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Oct 28- Marriott International Inc raised its profit forecast for the year as more business travelers and tourists pay higher rates to stay at its hotels in North America. With a greater percentage of its hotels in North America than Starwood Hotels& Resorts Worldwide Inc, Marriott was less affected by the strong dollar and Ebola concerns that dragged on its...

  • After-hours buzz: Express Scripts, Facebook & more Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 5:00 PM ET
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    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday: Express Scripts, Facebook & more.

  • Bonds hold losses after weak 2-year note auction Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 2:39 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. Treasury yields continued to rise on Tuesday amid data and expectations of Fed action.

  • Back in the winner's circle: Cramer Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 6:57 PM ET
    First Place award ribbon

    Now that the market is in a better place, investors are circling back to the winners. Jim Cramer is feasting on profits from these stocks.

  • Oct 6- Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc said it would sell the landmark Waldorf Astoria New York hotel to Chinese insurer Anbang Insurance Group Co Ltd for about $1.95 billion. The property is the flagship hotel of Hilton's luxury brand, Waldorf Astoria Hotels& Resorts, which owns 27 properties across cities such as Amsterdam, Chicago, and Shanghai.