* Sees approximate EPS between $1.90 and $2.75 by 2013
* Sees revPAR up between 5 and 9 pct over next 3 yrs
* Shares flat
(Rewrites, adds brands, investment, shareholders, shares)
NEW YORK, Oct 27 Marriott International Inc
MAR.N said on Wednesday it could return between $3.3 billion
and $5.3 billion to shareholders between 2011 and 2013 through
dividends and share repurchases.
The company also said it could surpass its 2007 peak earnings
Assuming growth in revenue per available room, or revPAR,
of between 5 percent and 9 percent over the next three years,
earnings per share could be between $1.90 and $2.75 by 2013, the
company said ahead of an investor meeting on Wednesday.
It expects to add at least 80,000 to 90,000 hotel rooms
between 2011 and 2013 and plans to expand new brands such as
Edition and the Autograph Collection outside the United States.
Over the next three years, the company will also invest
between $2.3 billion and $2.7 billion in its business.
Marriott's shares were roughly flat at $37.81 per share in
light premarket trading.
(Reporting by Helen Chernikoff, editing by Gerald E. McCormick
and Derek Caney)