Carnival plc Company Profile (LON:CCL)

About Carnival plc

Carnival plc logoCarnival plc is a leisure travel company. The Company's segments include North America, and Europe, and Australia & Asia (EAA). Its North America segment includes Carnival Cruise Lines, Princess Cruises (Princess), Holland America Line and Seabourn. Its EAA segment includes Costa Cruises (Costa), AIDA Cruises (AIDA), P&O Cruises (United Kingdom), P&O Cruises (Australia) and Cunard. The Company's segment also includes Cruise Support, including its cruise port and related facilities located in Cozumel, Mexico; Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos Islands; Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, and Roatan, Honduras. In addition to its cruise operations, it owns Holland America Princess Alaska Tours, a tour company in Alaska and the Canadian Yukon. The Company operates approximately 100 cruise ships within a portfolio of over 10 global, regional and national cruise brands that sell cruise products, services and vacation experiences in all the world's vacation geographic areas.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: CCL
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $53.58
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $4262.42
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $3932.97
  • 52-Week Range: £7,260,000 - GBX 3,075
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.52
  • P/E Growth: 1.15
  • Market Cap: $31.11B
  • Outstanding Shares: 726,000,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Carnival plc (LON:CCL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 4,171.43

Analysts' Ratings History for Carnival plc (LON:CCL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/23/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 5,380View Rating Details
12/21/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/21/2016Numis Securities LtdBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 3,600 -> GBX 4,000View Rating Details
12/19/2016Berenberg BankDowngradeBuy -> HoldGBX 4,200 -> GBX 4,000View Rating Details
12/19/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 4,320View Rating Details
6/21/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/25/2016Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 4,000 -> GBX 3,700View Rating Details
4/27/2016Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 3,350 -> GBX 3,500View Rating Details
3/31/2016NatixisBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 4,200 -> GBX 4,300View Rating Details
1/6/2016HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyGBX 4,500View Rating Details
12/16/2015Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,650View Rating Details
12/8/2015NomuraDowngradeHoldGBX 3,600View Rating Details
9/23/2015Susquehanna Bancshares IncReiterated RatingPositiveView Rating Details
9/23/2015Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Carnival plc (LON:CCL)
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Earnings Estimates for Carnival plc (LON:CCL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.53 EPS


Dividend History for Carnival plc (LON:CCL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/19/2017GBX 0.350.68%2/23/20172/23/20173/17/2017
10/20/2016GBX 0.350.76%11/24/201611/24/201612/16/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Carnival plc (LON:CCL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/19/2015Donald,Arnold WInsiderSell5,000GBX 4,995£249,750
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Carnival plc (LON:CCL)
DateHeadline logoCarnival Corporation Cruise Joint Venture in China to Order First-Ever Cruise Ships Built in China - PR Newswire (press release) (LON:CCL) - February 22 at 4:18 PM
News IconLooking at the Numbers for Carnival plc (LSE:CCL) - Baldwin Journal (LON:CCL) - February 22 at 4:18 PM logoCarnival Cruise Line : Expands 'Carnival Journeys' Program With 13 Additional Voyages Departing In 2018-19 (LON:CCL) - February 22 at 12:13 PM logoMarket Risers: Carnival plc, Direct Line Insurance Group PLC, European Metals Holdings Ltd, Glencore PLC - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:CCL) - February 21 at 2:01 PM
News IconMarket Dish: Checking the Levels for Carnival plc (LSE:CCL) - Baxter Review (LON:CCL) - February 21 at 2:01 PM
News IconEarnings Estimates Revision Trends: Carnival Corporation (CCL) (LON:CCL) - February 18 at 4:03 PM
News IconDirector Deals - Carnival PLC (CCL) (LON:CCL) - February 17 at 5:58 PM
News IconStock Check: Viewing Levels for Carnival PLC (CCL.L) - Providence Standard (LON:CCL) - February 14 at 9:54 PM
News IconMA Watch on Shares of Carnival PLC (CCL.L) - Rives Journal (LON:CCL) - February 13 at 9:48 PM logoCarnival : Dream Undergoes Multi-Million-Dollar Renovation, Emerges With Exciting New Dining And Bar Concepts (LON:CCL) - February 13 at 4:48 PM logoFast Company Ranks Carnival Corporation as a Most Innovative Company for 2017 (LON:CCL) - February 13 at 4:48 PM
News IconLarge Buying Action and Inflow of Money Witnessed in Carnival Corporation (LON:CCL) - February 11 at 2:34 AM
News IconHow Are Carnival Corporation (CCL) Earnings Expectations Changing For Q1 2017? (LON:CCL) - February 7 at 5:16 PM
News IconChart Watch: Following Indicators on Shares of Carnival PLC (CCL.L) - Sherwood Daily (LON:CCL) - February 6 at 4:12 PM logoCarnival Plc :CCL-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 2, 2017 (LON:CCL) - February 2 at 2:32 AM logoCarnival Plc :CCL-GB: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 2, 2017 (LON:CCL) - February 2 at 2:32 AM logoCarnival : Carnival Corporation & plc Purchase of Shares (LON:CCL) - January 31 at 4:38 PM
News IconADX in View on Shares of Carnival PLC (CCL.L) - Springdale Times (LON:CCL) - January 30 at 8:46 PM logoCan Royal Caribbean Stock Keep Going After Last Week's 11% Pop? (LON:CCL) - January 30 at 3:44 PM logoFathom Offers Limited-Time Savings for Week-Long Cruises to Cuba (LON:CCL) - January 30 at 3:44 PM
News IconCarnival Corp (CCL) Shareholder Gradient Investments LLC Has Increased Its Stake by $5.06 Million (LON:CCL) - January 26 at 10:04 PM logoStocks in Review: Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA), Carnival Corporation (CCL), BB&T Corporation (BBT) - iStreetWire (LON:CCL) - January 26 at 5:03 PM
News IconCheck on Average Directional Index for Carnival PLC (CCL.L) - Springdale Times (LON:CCL) - January 26 at 5:03 PM
News IconSpot-check on CCI and RSI for Carnival PLC (CCL.L) - Springdale Times (LON:CCL) - January 26 at 5:03 PM
News IconThe OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp Has $4511000 Position in Carnival Corporation (CCL) (LON:CCL) - January 26 at 3:28 AM
News IconCarnival PLC (CUK) Insider Sells $491005.35 in Stock (LON:CCL) - January 25 at 10:26 PM
News IconOne Stock Analysts Are Watching - Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) (LON:CCL) - January 25 at 10:26 PM
News IconEarnings Outlook Revision Scan: Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) (LON:CCL) - January 25 at 10:26 PM
News IconThis Weeks Target Prices For Carnival Corp. (LON:CCL) (LON:CCL) - January 21 at 4:14 PM logoPrincess Cruises Named "Best Ocean Cruise Line" in USA TODAY's 10Best Readers' Choice Awards (LON:CCL) - January 20 at 10:22 PM
News IconNordea Investment Management AB Purchases 498792 Shares of Carnival Corp. (CCL) (LON:CCL) - January 20 at 5:20 PM
News IconCarnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL): Up to Date Analyst Ratings (LON:CCL) - January 20 at 5:20 PM
News IconThe Carnival Corporation's (CCL) Neutral Rating Reiterated at Wedbush (LON:CCL) - January 20 at 5:20 PM logoCarnival Corporation & plc Declares Dividend (LON:CCL) - January 20 at 3:25 AM logoCarnival Corporation to Build Two New Cruise Ships with Fincantieri S.p.A. - Yahoo Finance (LON:CCL) - January 19 at 5:21 PM
News IconInvestor Notebook: Focusing in on Shares of Carnival PLC (CCL.L) - Springdale Times (LON:CCL) - January 19 at 5:21 PM logoCarnival Corporation & plc Declares Dividend - PR Newswire (press release) (LON:CCL) - January 19 at 5:21 PM
News IconRelative Strength Index Review on Shares of Carnival PLC (CCL.L) - Springdale Times (LON:CCL) - January 18 at 3:20 PM
News IconNewest Short Interest Filing: What Will Happen to Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) Next? The Stock Has Decline in ... - Baxley Report (LON:CCL) - January 18 at 3:20 PM logoMomentum Stocks: Microchip Technology Incorporated (MCHP), Carnival Corporation (CCL), Nielsen Holdings plc ... - iStreetWire (LON:CCL) - January 12 at 4:32 PM logoCarnival Cruise Line adds calls to Princess Cays (Photos) (LON:CCL) - January 11 at 4:37 PM
News IconPrincess Cruises Unveils Newly Reimagined Youth & Teen Centers (LON:CCL) - January 10 at 4:51 PM logoPrivate Bahamian Destination Of Princess Cays Added To Itineraries Of Six Carnival Cruise Line Ships Beginning In May 2017 (LON:CCL) - January 10 at 4:51 PM
News IconCarnival (LON:CCL) Broker Price Targets (LON:CCL) - January 4 at 10:17 PM
News IconOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Carnival (LON:CCL) (LON:CCL) - January 4 at 5:14 PM logoS&P 2415 In 2017 - Don't Let This Stock Sail Away (LON:CCL) - January 3 at 5:51 PM
News IconCarnival Corp. (CCL) Earns "Outperform" Rating from Credit Suisse Group AG (LON:CCL) - December 23 at 4:22 PM logoCarnival : *BARCLAYS RAISES CARNIVAL PLC PRICE TARGET TO 4540 PENCE - 'EQUAL WEIGHT' (LON:CCL) - December 22 at 4:19 PM logo3 Trending Stocks: Emerson Electric Co. (EMR), Carnival ... - iStreetWire (LON:CCL) - December 20 at 6:45 AM logoBerenberg Downgrades Carnival Corporation (CCL) to Hold - (LON:CCL) - December 20 at 6:45 AM


What is Carnival plc's stock symbol?

Carnival plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CCL."

How often does Carnival plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Carnival plc?

Carnival plc announced a dividend on Thursday, January 19th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 23rd will be given a dividend of GBX 0.35 per share on Friday, March 17th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.68%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 23rd. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Where is Carnival plc's stock going? Where will Carnival plc's stock price be in 2017?

9 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Carnival plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 3,500 to GBX 5,380. On average, they expect Carnival plc's stock price to reach GBX 4,171.43 in the next year.

When will Carnival plc announce their earnings?

Carnival plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March, 28th 2017.

How do I buy Carnival plc stock?

Shares of Carnival plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

How much does a share of Carnival plc stock cost?

One share of Carnival plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 4,285.

Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by Staff