Marriott International of Bethesda reported that its second-quarter profit grew to $143 million from $135 million in the prior-year quarter. Revenues fell to $2.78 billion from $2.97 billion. Revenue per available room rose 6.7 percent to $104.01, as occupany rose 1.8 percent to 74 percent and average daily rate grew 4.1 percent to $140.65.
Frederick County Bancorp of Frederick, parent of Frederick County Bank, reported that its second-quarter profit rose to $448,000 from $188,000 in the prior-year quarter. Assets at June 30 totaled $312.2 million, up from $307.4 million per year earlier.